Mobile telecommunications

Verizon expands relationship with Amazon

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 2:00pm

What you need to know:

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  • What you need to know:
    The new, 7-piece Ring Alarm Security Kit with Verizon LTE gives Verizon customers peace of mind and control.
  • Easily handle your home security needs with the Security by Ring plan, which provides professional monitoring, cellular backup, and video storage, all for $10 per month.2
    For a limited time, customers will receive $50 off a Ring Alarm Security Kit with Verizon LTE with the purchase of any new smartphone from Verizon, or $100 off the Ring Alarm Security Kit with Verizon LTE with the purchase of any new Motorola smartphone from Verizon.1
    BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Beginning September 17, Verizon and Amazon are expanding their relationship to offer Verizon customers the 7-piece Ring Alarm Security Kit with Verizon LTE and the Security by Ring plan.
  • Later this fall, Verizon 5G Home customers can take advantage of even more smart home technology with an enhanced Amazon home starter kit.
  • Well continue to expand our Amazon relationship to bring customers more options and access to premium content and services.

Ericsson accelerates 5G for Enterprise with acquisition of Cradlepoint

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:00am

The investment is key to Ericsson's ongoing strategy of capturing market share in the rapidly expanding 5G Enterprise space.

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  • The investment is key to Ericsson's ongoing strategy of capturing market share in the rapidly expanding 5G Enterprise space.
  • Cradlepoint complements Ericsson's existing 5G Enterprise portfolio which includes Dedicated Networks and a global IoT platform.
  • Cradlepoint will become a fully owned subsidiary of Ericsson while continuing to operate under its existing brand.
  • The acquisition of Cradlepoint complements our existing offerings and is key to our strategy of helping customers grow the value of their 5G network investments.

Ericsson accelerates 5G for Enterprise with acquisition of Cradlepoint

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 6:55am

STOCKHOLM, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has agreed to acquire Cradlepoint, the US-based market leader in Wireless Edge WAN 4G and 5G Enterprise solutions.

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  • STOCKHOLM, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has agreed to acquire Cradlepoint, the US-based market leader in Wireless Edge WAN 4G and 5G Enterprise solutions.
  • The investment is key to Ericsson's ongoing strategy of capturing market share in the rapidly expanding 5G Enterprise space.
  • Cradlepoint complements Ericsson's existing 5G Enterprise portfolio which includes Dedicated Networks and a global IoT platform.
  • Cradlepoint will become a fully owned subsidiary of Ericsson while continuing to operate under its existing brand.

SOLiD and WTG Marketing Establish an Exclusive Sales and Business Development Agreement

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 6:03pm

WTG Marketing will perform sales and business development on behalf of SOLiD in the South-Central region.

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  • WTG Marketing will perform sales and business development on behalf of SOLiD in the South-Central region.
  • The partnership combines WTG Marketing's sales expertise with SOLiD's exceptional solutions for 5G wireless communications.
  • Through the partnership, WTG Marketing will represent SOLiD in Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Oklahoma.
  • "WTG Marketing's sales and business development expertise expand SOLiD's ability to provide cutting-edge 5G solutions to customers throughout the South-Central region.

Casa Systems Powers Distributed Access Architecture Momentum with New Gen 2 Nodes and Multiple Virtual CCAP Wins

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 6:05pm

With these products, Casa Systems ushers in a new era of multi-gigabit, immersive customer experiences for cable operators across the globe.

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  • With these products, Casa Systems ushers in a new era of multi-gigabit, immersive customer experiences for cable operators across the globe.
  • Casa Systems DA2200 and DA1250 are secure, high-density distributed access nodes that provide gigabit+ throughput and 204 MHz support for high-split, symmetrical services.
  • Casa Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CASA) is 5G, delivering physical, virtual and cloud-native 5G infrastructure and customer premise networking for high-speed data and multi-service communications networks.
  • Casa Systems products deliver higher performance, improved network flexibility and scalability, increased operational efficiency and lower total cost of ownership (TCO).

Redshift Networks Assembles World Class Advisory Board Of Enterprise, 5G, Security, And Telecom Experts

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 6:00pm

SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- RedShift Networks , a cloud service, software and appliance solution provider solving the growing Unified Communications/Collaboration (UC)/5G security threat space today announced a growing Advisory board of industry experts .

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  • SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- RedShift Networks , a cloud service, software and appliance solution provider solving the growing Unified Communications/Collaboration (UC)/5G security threat space today announced a growing Advisory board of industry experts .
  • "I'm excited to join RedShift Network's Board of Advisors.
  • RedShift Unified Communications Threat Management (UCTM) technology protects against video and voice cyber threats in this new world of remote workers.
  • Redshift Network's holistic and multilayered real-time security eco system gives customers additional encryption and provides extra defense in edge networks.

Beyond 5G Technology, Infrastructure and Devices to 2030: Outlook for 6G Services

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:45pm

This research evaluates the 6G market for infrastructure, devices, applications, and services.

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  • This research evaluates the 6G market for infrastructure, devices, applications, and services.
  • It analyzes 5G evolution and the impact of anticipated 6G technologies on the ICT ecosystem including infrastructure, business planning, and innovation areas necessary to realize the beyond 5G market.
  • It also provides forecasts for 6G technology including infrastructure, devices, apps and services from 2025 through 2030.
  • 5G technology (and resulting apps and services) are anticipated to be largely a stepping stone to the 6G technology market.

New Study: 5G Revolution Will Create 4.6 Million Jobs in America Through 2034 as Part of “Next Wave” of Mobility

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:00pm

From a technology perspective, 5G is where the network meets the cloud and is changing industry after industry.

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  • From a technology perspective, 5G is where the network meets the cloud and is changing industry after industry.
  • From an economic perspective, 5G will create 4.6 million 5G-related jobs through 2034 and has already created more than 100,000 new jobs.
  • The 5G revolution will benefit a far wider set of Americans and regions than previous waves of mobility did, said Dr. Michael Mandel, Chief Economic Strategist at PPI.
  • Wave 3, The 5G Revolution, began in 2019 as mobile carriers expanded their initial 5G networks.

Omnisend Q2 Report: Number of Brand Emails and SMS Messages Set to Break Records This Holiday Season

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:00pm

Omnisend's benchmark report shares trends and advice DTC brands need to drive sales across trusted channels this holiday season.

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  • Omnisend's benchmark report shares trends and advice DTC brands need to drive sales across trusted channels this holiday season.
  • The report, which analyzed 2.4 billion emails and 1.8 million SMS and push messages, showed that automated messages saw an improvement of 178.6 percent over scheduled promotional campaigns when comparing open rates in Q2 2020.
  • The report confirms that ecommerce brands who automate email and SMS messages are outperforming those who do not.
  • "Our report reveals that ecommerce teams who automate messages on trusted channels have a competitive advantage," said Rytis Lauris, CEO and Co-founder of Omnisend.

Experts From Huawei USA to Lead Discussions at The Big 5G Event

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:00pm

PLANO, Texas, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Huawei Technologies USA will lead several panel discussions and a keynote at Light Reading's The Big 5G Event.

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  • PLANO, Texas, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Huawei Technologies USA will lead several panel discussions and a keynote at Light Reading's The Big 5G Event.
  • Huawei executives will participate in several panel discussions and conversations throughout the three-day event (registration here ).
  • Huawei is a global leader in 5G innovation, and is #1 in the world for ICT and 5G patents.
  • Spokespeople will emphasize the company's commitment to providing widespread connectivity for all during conversations at The Big 5G Event.