Tag: Vodafone

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European telcos want U.S. tech giants to help fund their networks

European telcos want U.S. tech giants to help fund their networks

They say the U.S. companies should pay to use the EU telecom networks they rely on so heavily. This week Reuters reported that chief executives of Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone and 11 other major European telcos are demanding that U.S. tech giants should bear some of the costs of developing Europe'... Read more

date2 years ago
Telcos warn Europe will lose the OpenRAN race without more funding

Telcos warn Europe will lose the OpenRAN race without more funding

Five major telco groups say the EU could forfeit its place at the head of the 5G deployment wave Earlier this year, Deutsche Telekom, Orange, Telefonica, TIM, and Vodafone signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) outlining their commitment to create a framework for the creation of a European O... Read more

date2 years ago
Vodafone chooses VMware Telco Cloud Platform for 5G core networks

Vodafone chooses VMware Telco Cloud Platform for 5G core networks

Vodafone announced an expansion of it's core network in Europe. The company plans to deploy VMware's complete Telco Cloud Platform to handle the workloads on its 5G standalone core networks across Europe. VMware’s task now is to automate and orchestrate all network functions and services, rega... Read more

date2 years ago
Vodafone Germany plans standalone 5G rollout

Vodafone Germany plans standalone 5G rollout

The company hopes to leapfrog its EU competitors with a more robust 5G offering. Vodafone Germany announced this week that it plans to deliver standalone technology from all of its 5G sites by 2023. The company claims this will turbocharge the company's 5G rollout and give it the most modern mob... Read more

date2 years ago
Vodafone plans to hire 7,000 engineers in Europe by 2025

Vodafone plans to hire 7,000 engineers in Europe by 2025

Vodafone plans to recruit 7,000 software engineers for its European workforce by 2025. The hope is that this addition will speed up its transition from a traditional telecom provider into a technology company. The belief by the firm is that 5G, fiber, IoT, and digital platforms investments will ... Read more

date3 years ago
Amazon’s Wavelength takes Vodafone services to the Edge

Amazon’s Wavelength takes Vodafone services to the Edge

AWS helps Vodafone launch Europe's first multi-access Edge computing services. Vodafone announced this week that it has partnered with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to launch Multi-access Edge Compute (MEC) services. The new offering will be delivered with AWS Wavelength. The service will be initial... Read more

date3 years ago
Vodafone and Google Cloud to develop new global data platform

Vodafone and Google Cloud to develop new global data platform

The two companies have signed a six-year strategic partnership to build new digital products and services for Vodafone customers. Vodafone and Google Cloud are going to build "a powerful new integrated data platform and distributed system" for Vodafone and its global customers. Vodafone anno... Read more

date3 years ago
United Kingdom will completely remove Huawei from 5G networks

United Kingdom will completely remove Huawei from 5G networks

The United Kingdom has decided to completely remove Huawei from its 5G networks. According to the Secretary of State for Media and Culture, all Huawei equipment should be gone by the end of 2027. Earlier this week, Vodafone and BT (two major providers in the United Kingdom) announced that if the... Read more

date4 years ago
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