Rakuten Symphony keeps eyes on brownfield prize, sees FUD clearing


Source: Rakuten Symphony

2023 is pivotal year for Rakuten’s telecom software spinout, now anchored on ‘Mobile as a Software’.

  • CEO Tareq Amin is “very disappointed” in brownfield progress, but “extremely optimistic” about seeing a production open RAN rollout this year.
  • Vendor sees FUD clearing but common understanding building around software-based mobile networks.
  • Vendor has now confirmed UK partnership with government and domestic rival NTT DOCOMO. 
  • Q4/FY results due tomorrow, more Euro news at MWC later this month.

Register for free to continue reading this article

Already registered? Sign in here.

Join the TelcoTitans community and continue reading this article

By registering for a free account, you will get immediate access to the rest of this article, plus:

  • Enhanced access to TelcoTitans with three free article views per month
  • TelcoTitans Daily and Weekly newsletter briefings

“The detail is very good. Better than we get internally.” – GM, Vodafone OpCo 

 Want full access to TelcoTitans content? Check out our subscription options.