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DISH Selects Mavenir to Deliver Cloud Native OpenRAN Software for Nation’s First Virtual 5G Wireless Broadband Network

Mavenir Press Release| April 23, 2020 ENGLEWOOD, Colo., April 23, 2020 – As DISH Network continues its buildout of the nation’s first software-defined 5G wireless broadband network, the company has entered into a multi-year agreement with leading network software provider Mavenir to deliver cloud-native OpenRAN software. “The open and intelligent architecture of our greenfield network

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AT&T Reports First-Quarter 2020 Results

AT&T Press Release| April 22, 2020 First-Quarter Consolidated Results Diluted EPS of $0.63 as reported compared to $0.56 in the year-ago quarter Adjusted EPS of $0.84 ($0.89 without COVID-19 impact) compared to $0.86 in the year-ago quarter Cash from operations of $8.9 billion Capital expenditures of $5.0 billion Free cash flow of $3.9 billion Consolidated

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Mavenir Awarded ‘Best OpenRAN Solution’ at 2020 Network Automation Awards Business Wire

Mavenir Press Release| April 22, 2020 LONDON & RICHARDSON, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mavenir, the industry’s only end-to-end cloud-native Network Software Provider focused on accelerating software network transformation for Communications Service Providers (CSPs), took home the prize for ‘Best OpenRAN Solution’ for its dynamic and disruptive virtualized OpenRAN Access Network. “Mavenir was recognized for their

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CommScope Brings Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to RUCKUS Analytics

Commscope Press Release| April 21, 2020 CommScope today announced RUCKUS Analytics, a new cloud service that delivers network intelligence and simplifies service assurance, enabling organizations with complex networks to proactively improve their users’ experience. Built on a patented machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) foundation, the new service accelerates troubleshooting,

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GCI partners with Ericsson to turn up 5G sites in Alaska

20 April 2020| Ericcson It’s official—5G has arrived in Alaska! In partnership with industry leader Ericsson, GCI has turned up the first 5G cell sites in Anchorage, becoming the northernmost 5G wireless carrier in the nation. It’s official—5G has arrived in Alaska! In partnership with industry leader Ericsson, GCI has turned

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Ericsson helps Nex-Tech Wireless bridge digital divide with 5G

Agreement includes Ericsson providing 5G Radio Access Network and Core network Technology will enable Nex-Tech Wireless customers in key markets across Kansas to enjoy a seamless experience from 4G to 5G Ericsson News| April 13, 2020 Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) will provide Nex-Tech Wireless, a Kansas-based wireless carrier, 5G technology in

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