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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.

Huawei: Banned and Permitted In Which Countries? List and FAQ

Where is Huawei Technologies banned & permitted for 5G networking business & smartphones? Here’s a list of countries, companies, 5G wireless network projects & their Huawei business status.

Cisco Completes Acacia Communications Acquisition

Cisco has completed the acquisition of Acacia following approval of the transaction by a majority of Acacia shareholders.

Megaport Hires Former IBM, Nutanix Channel Chief as CRO

NaaS, SD-WAN & NFV network service provider Megaport hires former Cobalt Iron, IBM & Nutanix executive Rodney Foreman as chief revenue officer (CRO).

Communication Technology Services Acquires ClearSky Technologies

The acquisition of ClearSky bolsters CTS’s network solutions capabilities which will help speed deployment of private LTE and 5G networks.

Alleged Nashville Bomber: Technology Consultant with 5G Paranoia?

Alleged Nashville, Tennessee, bomber Anthony Quinn Warner may have targeted AT&T facility over 5G wireless network paranoia.

Verizon Business to Launch On Site LTE for Enterprise Customers

Verizon Business will launch On Site LTE for enterprise customers in the U.S. to provide a private, secure on-premises wireless platform.

Steps to a Seamless SD-WAN Migration

The SD-WAN migration process has become more certain and significantly more streamlined than it used to be.

Juniper Networks

Juniper to Launch Increased Partner Incentives, Rewards through New Partner Advantage Program

Juniper Networks announces larger investments and incentives to drive increased business through channel partners in 2021.

Juniper to Acquire Networking and Automation Company Apstra

Juniper’s Apstra buy will further Juniper Networks’ strategy to increase adoption and usage of AI-driven automation.