Category: Communications Networks

In our latest deliverable, Market Insight Report: Industrial IoT Platform 2024 assesses the state of the IIoT platform market in 2024 and the integral role IIoT solutions play in enabling organizations to improve operational efficiency and business outcomes by ensuring granular and detailed data in real-time.
An Assessment of Major US Operators Q1 2024 Earnings and Implications for 5G Ecosystem, BT’s B2B Modernization, and Charter’s Residential Mobile Strides
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall and Olivier Blanchard review the Q1 2024 earnings of T-Mobile, Verizon, and AT&T and their impact on the 5G ecosystem, BT’s partnership with Global to modernize its UK Portfolio Businesses, and Charter’s Q1 2024 earnings reflect significant strides in residential mobile service revenue growth.
Why 5G Connected Laptops Provide the Enduring Advantages of Superior Security Across the AI-powered Hybrid Workforce Ecosystem
Ken Williams, National Senior Manager of Partner Solutions at T-Mobile for Business, joins Ron Westfall and Krista Macomber to discuss the rapidly evolving threat landscape and steps decision makers can take to protect their organizations including why 5G connected laptops are integral to stopping growing cybersecurity threats across AI-infused hybrid work environments.
Intel Showed Progress in Q1 2024 Results Led by Double-Digit Growth in Intel Products and Intel Foundry Delivering Breakthrough Intel 3 Production
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall and Daniel Newman assess Intel Q1 2024 results and why Intel’s new foundry operating model provides transparency and the new Intel Products immediately bolster the Intel enterprise AI proposition.
An Assessment of The Key 5G Ecosystem Developments Including Azure Private MEC Inroads, New VMware Telco Cloud 4.0 Moves, and Vonage Singtel API Alliance
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall and Tom Hollingsworth review recent high impact telco cloud, MEC, and APIs moves including the progress of Azure Private MEC in supporting manufacturer private 5G network implementations, VMware Telco Cloud Platform Release 4.0 ready to ease VNF and CNF use, VMware Telco Cloud Platform RAN benefits, and how the Vonage Singtel partnership is uplifting overall API prospects.
HPE Aruba Networking Launches High-Capacity Wi-Fi 7 Access Points Delivering Breakthrough Innovations Across Enterprise Security, AI, and IoT Capabilities
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall examines why the new HPE Aruba Networking 730 Series Campus APs provide the performance and efficiency breakthroughs essential to improving business and operational outcomes.
VMware Telco Cloud Platform Release 4.0 Aims Directly at Using a Horizontal Infrastructure to Ease VNF/CNF Implementation Complexity Across 5G Networks
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall examines why VMware Telco Cloud Platform Release 4.0, alongside VMware Telco Cloud Platform RAN 4.0, can fulfill the highest priority telco VNF and CNF demands across their 5G networks.
Cerebras CS-3 Powered by 3rd Gen WSE-3 Delivers Breakthrough AI Supercomputer Capabilities Matching Up Very Favorably Against the NVIDIA Blackwell Platform
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall assesses why the Cerebras CS-3, powered by the WSE-3, can be viewed as the fastest AI chip across the entire AI ecosystem including the NVIDIA Blackwell platform.
An Assessment of AI’s Openness Including Intel’s Guadi 3-led Enterprise AI Strategy, Qualcomm’s Responsible AI Vision, and Nokia’s Transparent AI Moves
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall and Olivier Blanchard examine the major mobile ecosystem moves to make AI open, responsible, and transparent including Intel’s Enterprise AI proposition emphasizing open industry software for developer productivity, Qualcomm’s Responsible AI vision focus on privacy and security, and Nokia using Transparent AI moves.
Intel Launched Its AI Strategy for Enterprises Spearheaded by Gaudi 3 Debut Emphasizing Open, Scalable Systems Built to Bring AI Innovation to All AI Segments
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall and Russ Fellows examine why the new Intel Gaudi, Xeon, and Core Ultra portfolio offerings immediately bolster the Intel enterprise AI proposition, bringing AI innovation everywhere.
An assessment of 5G Turnaround Indicators Including Samsung’s Fiscal Q1 2024, 5G/eSIM Expansion, 5G Fund Revival, and T-Mobile’s Blink Smart Home Package
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall and Olivier Blanchard review potential indicators of improving 5G prospects in 2024 including Samsung’s surging Q1 2024 financial results amid AI’s rising tide, growing worldwide 5G connections plus eSIM expansion, the FCC proposing revival of the $9 billion 5G Fund for Rural America, and T-Mobile’s creative new Blink Smart Home bundle package.
Palantir Selects Oracle Cloud Infrastructure to Augment Efficiency, Performance, and Sovereignty from HQ to Tactical Edge for Vast Array of Organizations
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall and Steven Dickens assess why the Oracle-Palantir alliance delivers the synergy between OCI and Palantir's AI platforms needed to spur a wave of innovation.