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Nokia extends commitment to datacenter networks with contributions to SONiC ecosystem led by Microsoft
NOKIA Press Release | May 12, 2020 Nokia extends commitment to datacenter networks with contributions to SONiC ecosystem led by Microsoft Nokia making significant development investments in the datacenter networking space Chassis-based SONiC implementation leverages Nokia’s strength in delivering robust networks at massive scale Espoo, Finland – Nokia today announced
Providers Pledge to Maintain Service, Waive Late Fees, and Keep Wi-Fi Hotspots Open Through June 30 FCC Press Release| May 14, 2020 WASHINGTON, May 14, 2020—The Federal Communications Commission today announced that 774 broadband and telephone providers have taken the Keep Americans Connected Pledge and extended that commitment through June
T-Mobile Reports Industry-Leading Customer Growth & Record Financial Performance in Q1 2020, While Laying the Foundation for the Future
T-Mobile Press Release| May 6, 2020 BELLEVUE, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS): Industry-Leading Customer Growth 777,000 branded postpaid net additions in Q1 2020, best in industry 452,000 branded postpaid phone net additions in Q1 2020, best in industry 649,000 total branded net additions in Q1 2020, best in industry
May 5, 2020 | AT&T Technology Blog It’s fair to say that no one knew when the year started where we’d all be just a few months later. But 2020 has demonstrated the resilience of our network plan we laid out over half a decade ago. And it’s given us
AT&T Press Release | May 05, 2020 AT&T Communications Joins Open COVID Pledge to Make Patents Freely Available to Help Fight Pandemic Global Collaboration Aims to Accelerate Response Efforts AT&T Communications* is joining a global initiative called the Open COVID Pledge to make our patents available free of charge that might aid
T-Mobile Press Release| May 4, 2020 T-Mobile worked with multiple global industry leaders to accomplish a series of standalone (SA) 5G World Firsts, demonstrating end-to-end readiness BELLEVUE, Wash. – May 4, 2020 – As promised, the Un-carrier simply WILL NOT STOP. T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) just announced several important world’s
Ericsson Newsroom| May 1 ,2020 Australian communications service provider Telstra has partnered with Ericsson to enable its mobile network end-to-end with 5G Standalone products and solutions. Telstra has now upgraded its 5G radio access network (RAN) coverage footprint across Australia, connecting a Cloud Native 5G Core network to handle new 5G Standalone
Chairman Pai Extends Keep Americas Connected Pledge Through End of June Due to Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic
FCC Press Release| April 30, 2020 With Initial Pledge Expiring on May 12, the Chairman Urges Providers to Continue Service, Waive Late Fees, and Keep Wi-Fi Hotspots Open Until June 30 WASHINGTON, April 30, 2020—Today, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai announced the extension of his Keep Americans Connected Pledge
April 29, 2020| AT&T Newsroom It’s not an overstatement to say that everything has changed the past few months. And things will probably continue to change. The simple act of going to the grocery store is not so simple anymore, and Americans are settling for take-out instead of a relaxing
Samsung Newsroom| April 29, 2020 With many countries prompted to mandate lockdowns and shelter-in-place orders, the concept of ‘business as usual’ has changed and we have adapted to a new norm. This has required employees to work from home and students to take classes online for their safety, transforming daily
FCC Press Release| April 23, 2020 Agency Seeks Comment on Proposed Program to Distribute Up to $9 Billion for Next-Generation Wireless Broadband Connectivity in Rural America WASHINGTON, April 23, 2020—The Federal Communications Commission today adopted a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking seeking comment on establishing the 5G Fund for Rural America.
AT&T Press Release| April 24, 2020 Randall Stephenson to Retire as AT&T CEO, Serve as Executive Chairman of the Board until January 2021 AT&T Board Elects John Stankey as CEO and Board Member AT&T to Elect Independent Director as New Chairman When Stephenson Retires from Board After serving 13 years as