Innovation (R&D)

Operators prep for 5G reality with Qualcomm

Qualcomm’s OEM certification programme expected to enable establishment of a new XR device category. European operators predict performance and sports content rights can be leveraged to create popular new applications that will showcase 5G’s worth.



Strategy & Change

DT CSO Tschersich on security in an emergency

DT Chief Security Officer Thomas Tschersich: video conferencing here to stay, but widespread remote working will only work if there is increased trust between enterprise and cloud partners.


Strategy & Change

DT says no layoffs through carrier services switch

Transfer of international comms operations rescheduled for October, and seen as growth rather than pure cost-cutting play.


Content & TV

COSMOTE TV eyes 4K expansion with Synamedia

Synamedia boasts another telco contract, this time with the Greek incumbent. Cosmote looks to pursue 4K streaming and growing OTT proposition with deployment of scalable, edge solution.


Venturing & Investments

DT blockchain spinoff set for debut

New Telekom Innovation Pool addition understood to be emerging out of stealth mode, with a focus on melding the worlds of telco infrastructure and blockchain.