"5G Wireless Networks" Posts

Nokia Layoffs 2021-2022: 10,000 Staff Cuts Amid R&D Push

Nokia plans 10,000 layoffs. Job cuts arrive as Nokia CEO Pekka Lundmark prepares 5G network & digital strategy updates vs. Huawei & Ericsson.

Microsoft Completes Metaswitch Networks Acquisition

Microsoft completes Metaswitch Networks acquisition from private equity firm Francisco Partners. Azure Cloud service providers gain network virtualization, 5G & IoT capabilities.

Samsung Acquires TeleWorld Solutions for 5G Network Deployments

Samsung acquires network services provider & IT consulting firm TeleWorld Solutions (TWS) to accelerate 5G wireless network rollouts in the United States.

Intel Acquires Barefoot Networks for Cloud, Data Center, 5G Wireless

Intel acquires Barefoot Networks, a potential Broadcom rival. Barefoot develops Ethernet switch silicon & software for data centers, cloud & 5G wireless networks.

WiFi 6 and 5G Wireless Networks: Cisco’s One-Two Punch

Cisco Systems WiFi 6 & 5G networking push includes such partners as Presidio, Boingo, Broadcom, Global Reach, Intel and Samsung. Here’s the Cisco lineup.