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Titans of Telecoms: “Fiber is built to last”

Our Titans have been working for 25+ years. Now they look ahead to the next 25. Where might the telecoms industry be in 2047 and what might it take to get there? We speak to Envision Associates founder and Lithuania’s candidate for Deputy Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Tomas Lamanauskas.

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Industry 4.0

Realize the potential of the fourth industrial revolution

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Sustainability

Explore how digital technologies ensure there are #NoBoundaries to innovation for a sustainable future.

monetization

5G monetization

Discover how 5G can help unleash new business growth for CSPs beyond connectivity.

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Openness

Find out how to build an open ecosystem to capitalize on 5G and IoT opportunities.

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Anne Lee

Podcast episode 4: Insights from a female tech pioneer

Hear Bell Labs Chief Technology Partner and 2020 Ada Lovelace Honoree as a “pioneering software engineer” in telecommunications technology, Anne Lee talk women in tech.

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Overcoming the five roadblocks to Industry 4.0.

Discover the top challenges when it comes to Industry 4.0 and how to overcome them.

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An inside look at the drivers for Industry 4.0

An inside look at the drivers for Industry 4.0 with its 'father', Henrik von Scheel

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Jennifer Kent

Podcast episode 2: Lessons for success in Industry 4.0

Hear Jennifer Kent, Vice President of Research at Parks Associates, share insight on Industry 4.0 and overcoming roadblocks to success

Society
father of GSM

The human story of GSM

Meet Timo Ali-Vehmas who delived one of the fundamental elements of global connectivity with the first official GSM call.

Technology
neutral hosts

Neutral hosts: A route to greater 5G profitability for CSPs?

Neutral host infrastructure can help CSPs to reduce costs, free up capital, and roll out services faster. American Tower, Cellnex and SiFi Networks explain how.

Business
Robbie Kellman Baxter

Monetizing 5G: Five tips for CSPs from Robbie Kellman Baxter

CSPs keen to move up the value chain will need to rethink and adapt their subscription models to embrace the new opportunities of the 5G era. Baxter offers five tips.

Business
know now- metaverse edition

Get in the know, now

Discover the top five boundary breaking technologies CSPs need to know, now. Explore the report

Business
MWC article

Six ways MWC will herald the metaverse

GSMA has built MWC 2022 around six themes. We look at what each one means for today, tomorrow, and for the much-hyped Metaverse.

Technology
vision for an open future

Networks 2030: A vision for an open telecoms future

Openness is crucial to our 2030 vision. The critical network characteristics will require open collaboration at both the business and technology level.

Technology
Oi Brazil

Turnaround king at Oi Brazil

Find out how Boundary Breaker, Rodrigo Abreu, is taking Oi from being financially challenged to connecting every home in Brazil. 

Technology
openness survey results

CSP leaders share their views on openness in telecoms

Are CSPs fired up and ready for a new, open future? According to our survey, not really. Read the article and find out what CSPs told us about their attitudes to…

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9 initiatives of openness

9 initiatives that revealed the power of openness to CSPs

Openness is transforming the telecoms industry. Discover 9 openness initiatives that are powering CSP innovation and shaping their futures.

Business
7 ways the telco industry had changed

7 ways the pandemic transformed the telecoms industry

Discover the key ways the pandemic changed the telecoms industry forever.

Society
green

Industry pathways to net zero

Find out how digital connectivity and technologies can provide low carbon solutions to help industries decarbonize.

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CSPs must be sustainable by design

CSPs must be sustainable by design

Find out out how CSPs can reduce network power consumption and carbon emissions in the radio access network (RAN), backhaul network, network management and data center.

Business
 blue ice

Siloed data presents a crisis of trust in the telco industry

Discover why customers are losing trust in the telco industry and how it can be regained.

Society
smart agriculture

Smart agriculture - The fight to feed 10 billion

How smart agriculture via public or private LTE, 5G networks, artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics make agriculture more efficient and sustainable.

Business
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NaaS is now. Can CSPs mobilize to ‘get it’?

Understand how CSPs can deliver on the promise of NaaS for enterprise customers.

Society
Autonomous systems

Autonomous systems: Their place in our future

Find out how autonomous systems can deliver social-economic benefits, enable industry 4.0, and promote human wellbeing.

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If you build it, they will cloud

If you build it, they will cloud

Nokia Bell Labs researcher David Nielson discusses optical transmission innovation and how the cloud will achieve or surpass science fiction’s most elaborate scenarios.

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The big inversion - New value for industries

Learn how 5G and related technologies will drive digitalization and create a new growth paradigm for industries in the post-COVID era.

White paper
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Low latency 5G for pro audio recording

Nokia and Sennheiser research teams explore the option of using 5G for the transmission of audio in professional music recording.

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6g radios

Future 6G radios will learn from one another

Nokia Bell Labs researchers answer the question “what if we could engineer radios with the ability to adapt their signaling schemes and protocols”?

Foundations for critical networks


Open RAN

CSPs, vendors and governments are working together to define the role of open standards. RAN sits at the heart of this discussion.

Networks keep us going

The critical networks that meet our world's ever growing demand – and the people who build and operate them.

Digital Operations Center

Learn how to design, deploy and operate 5G network slices at scale across multi-vendor, multi-domain and multi-technology environments

Automated network slicing

Operators can create multiple virtual networks, or network 'slices', which can be used for specific applications with specific requirements.

5G Core

Help your customer innovate, optimize, and pivot to new opportunities by deploying a converged cloud-native 5G Core Visit the page

Accelerate 5G with Fixed Networks

Bring ultra-broadband faster and at the right cost.

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