Telecoms Suppliers & Partners

All the latest insight, news and analysis on telecoms supplier and partner activity with BT, Deustsche Telekom, Telefónica and Vodafone.

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Partnerships & Alliances

BT, Microshare smarten up London hospital

BT sticking with LoRa as a an LPWAN option as it promotes the onsite efficiency gains for organisations using IoT private networks. First known partnership between BT and Microsoft‑supported IoT startup Microshare.

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Vodafone vets join T‑Mobile’s 5G innovation gang

Former Vodafone investment specialists linking up with T‑Mobile’s 5G innovation lab for twelve‑week springboard programme. 5G OI Lab also giving a leg‑up to FreedomFi, an enterprise networks specialist already making a name for itself through Facebook’s Telecom Infra Project.

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Partnerships & Alliances

Telefónica aims to jump-start OpenRAN with Rakuten

Group taps Japanese operator’s know-how in virtualised networks through MoU. Implied suggestion that TIP collaboration not moving fast enough for commercial “end-to-end” deployment of OpenRAN architectures.