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Device Buyers Are Prioritizing Quality and Functionality Worldwide shipments of PCs, tablets and smartphones are expected to exceed 2.3 billion units in 2017, a decline of 0.3 percent from 2016, according to Gartner, Inc. The market is forecast to return to growth in 2018 with a 1.6 percent increase in shipments (see Table 1). Table […]
We’re poised to see a quantum leap in telecom technology – and 5G will be at the center as the most powerful, efficient, and intelligent set of mobile phone and data communication capabilities to date. Telecom providers need to begin transforming their networks for the 5G future today, while continuing to confront myriad legacy struggles […]
Ahead of Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 in Shanghai, CK Lu, research director at Gartner shares his insight about the future of smartphone competition, including 5G technology, artificial intelligence (AI) and behavioral biometrics on smartphones, and impact of the royalty dispute between Apple and Qualcomm on the Chinese smartphone ecosystem. Q: Where is the growth coming from in […]
Last week at the TechXLR8 Awards in London, VMware and the company’s vCloud NFV solution were recognized as the award winner for “Best Use of Virtualization Technology.” VMware vCloud NFV allows communication service providers to create and launch new 5G and IoT services in a much more agile, flexible, cost effective, and scalable way. VMware’s […]
This week we attended the TechXLR8 awards at London’s Tobacco Docks to celebrate innovations by leaders in the converging areas of technology including 5G, virtual & augmented reality, IoT, Cloud, connected automotive and artificial intelligence. We are delighted to announce that VMware won the award for ‘best use of Virtualization technology 5G’, seeing off stiff […]
Year-over-year revenue growth of 9% to $1.74 billion, supported by strong growth across all regions VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, today announced financial results for fiscal 2018 first quarter: Revenue for the first quarter was $1.74 billion, an increase of 9% from the first quarter of 2016. […]
Chapter One: Overview of Internet of Things (IoT): This chapter describes the definition of IoT. The term Internet of Things (IoT) or Internet of Everything (IoE) is still ambiguous. There is no single unified definition of what it really is. However, it can be defined by elaborating what it can provide. The Internet of Things […]
The 5G Deployment Plan Handbook: Volume 1, 5G technical deployment and history around building 5G and IOT businesses – Book
The basics of 5G from a deployment perspective. This book is not covering the technical details of the radio equipment or chips, Qualcomm and Intel have done a pretty good job of covering that. Don’t worry, Nokia, Ericsson, and Samsung will explain it to the carriers with great detail. The goal was to respond to […]
OpenStack Summit is in Boston this week (May 8-11), and we are looking forward to meeting customers, prospects, and partners as well as mingling with other OpenStack aficionados. VMware has a strong presence there as we continue to drive forward, contribute, and learn through discussions around open technologies and initiatives such as OpenStack, containers, Kubernetes, […]
This book reports on the latest advances in the modeling, analysis and efficient management of information in Internet of Things (IoT) applications in the context of 5G access technologies. It presents cutting-edge applications made possible by the implementation of femtocell networks and millimeter wave communications solutions, examining them from the perspective of the universally and […]
The book examines how Fog will change the information technology industry in the next decade. Fog distributes the services of computation, communication, control and storage closer to the edge, access and users. As a computing and networking architecture, Fog enables key applications in wireless 5G, the Internet of Things, and big data. The authors cover the […]
With vCloud NFV 2.0, CSPs will be able to deliver new and differentiated services on an agile, open and secure software-defined architecture today as they evolve their networks to support 5G and the Internet of Things. More details at: http://www.lightreading.com/mobile-world-congress/lrtv-mwc-2017-video-interviews/whats-new-in-vcloud-nfv-20/v/d-id/731149 From the fine folks at VMware TV.
We present Heavy Reading’s Jim Hodges’s report from Mobile World Congress — where operators and vendors are working to bring a variety of technologies together to make virtualization a reality in the era of 5G and IoT. More details at: http://www.lightreading.com/mobile-world-congress/lrtv-mwc-2017-video-interviews/software-driven-architecture-for-5g-and-iot/v/d-id/731154 From the fine folks at VMware TV.
Amid the hustle, bustle, and buzz of Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2017, innovative technologies were pervasive with announcements covering everything from new smartphones to claims that 5G is just over the horizon. While MWC’s roots are as an event focused on mobile operators, over the years it has morphed into the marquee event of the mobile industry, […]