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Digital connectivity: The most powerful enabler of economic growth
Dr. Paul Hopkinson, associate head of school for Edinburgh Business School at Heriot-Watt University Dubai, looks at the importance of digital inclusion in the MENA region
Up and away: Loon’s Internet-providing balloons to take to Kenya’s skies
Coming to Kenya next year: wireless Internet provided by balloon.
Affirmed Networks opens NFV centre of excellence in UAE
The centre provides operators with proof-of-concepts, best practices and pre-integration testing for the deployment of 4G and 5G virtualised applications, including virtualised packet core, network optimisation, M2M/NB-IoT and ePDG.
SES and Intelsat team up on proposal for 5G spectrum
C-band satellite consortium proposed to protect interests of operators and end-users
Huawei to invest $800 million in R&D for 5G in 2018
Company to launch 20 new products at MWC 2018
Ericsson enhances 5G platform to enable Q4 launch
Street Macro introduced as a new layer between macro and micro radio
STC extends partnership with Corning for FTTH solutions
STC and Corning will also develop a technical training programme together
Qualcomm, Samsung sign multi-year agreement
Together the companies will drive technology across mobile devices