UK.gov won’t Airwave bye for another 3 years, plans to phase in ESN services

Hello Moto: Cops, ambulance, fire to get data services next year, voice to follow
The Home Office has overhauled its plans to replace the UK’s emergency services radio infrastructure with a 4G network, extending the lifespan of the existing network by …

Juniper’s Contrail gets edgy, Cloudflare joins BGP club, and an $Important announcement

Listen up, it’s the weekly network roundup
Juniper Networks this week pulled the covers off the latest in its Contrail range, a carrier edge product called Contrail Edge Cloud.…

US cities react in fury to FCC’s $2bn break for 5G telcos: We’ll be picking up the tab, say officials

Federal price cap will undercut existing agreements, says just about every big city in America
A plan to impose a federal price cap and one-size-fits-all model for the rollout of next-generation mobile networks has been met with fury by US cities.…

In a race to 5G, Trump has stuck a ball-and-chain on America’s leg

China tit-for-tat tariff tiff a terrible thing, warns FCC Commissioner
Comment President Donald Trump’s trade war with China may come with a serious cost to America’s next-generation cellular networks, a federal regulator has warned.…

Big Cable tells US government: Now’s not the time to talk about internet speeds – just give us the money

Consumer groups beg to differ
Big cable companies have told the federal government that “now’s not the time” to talk about US internet speeds; despite a new program that will pay them billions of dollars to expand broadband access across the country, a…

Big Cable tells US government ‘Now’s not the time to talk about internet speeds, just give us the money’

Consumer groups beg to differ
Big cable companies have told the federal government that “now’s not the time” to talk about US internet speeds; despite a new program that will pay them billions of dollars to expand broadband access across the country, a…

FCC’s 5G masterstroke little more than big biz cash giveaway – expert

One-size-fits-all pricing in America will expand, not narrow, digital divide
The latest effort by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to expand 5G networks across the United States is little more than a cash giveaway to large telcos and will gr…

Vodafone sues Ofcom to reclaim ‘overpaid’ mobe spectrum fees

EE set it up, now Voda’s shooting for goal
Vodafone has taken UK comms watchdog Ofcom to the High Court in England to reclaim overpaid spectrum access charges imposed by the telecoms regulator in 2015.…

DNSSEC in a click: Cloudflare tries to crack uptake inertia

Meanwhile global key rollover is confirmed for October 11
Cloudflare is offering DNSSEC in a single click.…