Tag: MNO

Charter touts CBRS as ‘6G’, but is the shared band really...

As if the US’s CBRS band in 3.5 GHz hasn’t been hyped enough as the future face of mobile spectrum, cableco Charter Communications has...

If Altice Fails, What Options For US MNOs?

Most of the current speculation focuses on Altice and Charter, and the potential involvement of Sprint or possibly TMO. But there are many other...

Why Comcast Charter may keep their powder dry through 2018

Charter and Comcast only get one go at this – getting on to an equal footing with AT&T and Verizon in cellular – so...

Comcast, Charter cooperation on wireless could lead to so much more

We’re going to say it before anyone else thinks of it, just in case Comcast and Charter turn out to have the audacity to...

The Key Role of Wi-Fi for Profitable Mobile Networks

Wi-Fi connectivity is now sought and expected everywhere by users of mobile computing devices. Mobile network operators and their network partners must therefore come...

Comcast drops mobile bomb – Could rob 10m subs

• Comcast has been preparing Xfinity Mobile for the past two years • It is a marketing tsunami set to take 8 to 10...

Cablecos, not MNOs, may lead the charge to fixed 5G

The cable operators in the US and some other countries have already highlighted the disruptive potential of a cableco armed with a huge WiFi...

Ruckus plus Brocade IP division could attract Arris, Cisco, Nokia, others

Broadcom, Ltd bought Brocade Communications Systems for $5.9 billion, giving the company a strong offering in networking storage business.While Brocade has a broader networking...

Comcast’s MNO challenge moves into the IoT

Comcast, France’s Iliad and other fixed-line operators have already demonstrated how they can undermine the mobile carriers’ business case by making heavy use of...

Comcast goes mobile and Liberty joins MuLTEfire

The boundaries between the mobile operators and the cable providers are blurring in many countries, but nowhere more clearly than in the US, where...