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Security Response Planning is on the Rise

IBM Security announced the results of a global report examining businesses' effectiveness in preparing for and responding to cyberattacks.

Consumer Climate in Germany Continues to Recover

Consumers in Germany are recovering from the shock of the coronavirus thanks to the rapid reopening of the German economy and society, according to GfK.

Digital Twins Spending Will Reach $12.7 Billion by 2021

Global spending on Digital Twins will reach $12.7 billion by 2021, according to Juniper Research.

EC Adopts Regulation on Small Antennas to Accelerate 5G

The European Commission adopted regulation on small antennas.

Hrvatski Telekom Adds Two New Vice Presidents in the Business Segment

Marijana Bačić and Jerko Dumanić are promoted to the new, vice-presidential positions in Hrvatski Telekom.

Iskratel Group Became Part of S&T

S&T signed contracts for the acquisition of the Iskratel Group, European ICT provider for the digital transformation of the telecommunications, transport, public safety and energy industries.

GSMA Releases Guideline to Expedite the Deployment of 5G SA Networks

The GSMA convened pioneers in 5G to develop a guidelines document that provides support to operators in the deployment of 5G Stand Alone Option 2.

Huawei Chairman on Social Value of ICT Applications

At the GSMA Thrive event, Huawei's Rotating Chairman Guo Ping delivered a keynote speech.

Samsung Debuts 8TB Consumer SSD

Samsung introduced its second-generation quad-level cell flash drive, the 870 QVO SATA SSD, that is setting a new standard for high-capacity consumer storage.

CFOs Double Down on People Cuts Due to COVID-19 Disruption

A Gartner survey revealed that in May and June the number of companies furloughing staff, as well as cutting salaries and workforce, will have more than doubled since the end of March.

Ericsson Joins European Rail Industry Association

Ericsson has joined the Association of the European Rail Supply Industry (UNIFE).

Samsung Tops the Smartphone Display Panel Market in 1Q20

The global smartphone display panel market recorded total revenue of $9.0 billion in the first quarter of 2020, according to Strategy Analytics.

Netflix and Hulu Numbers Declined as COVID-19 Measures Were Relaxed

The surge in users of subscription video-on-demand services during the stay-at-home period was not always sustained once people were allowed to move around more freely, according to Strategy Analytics.

Continued Growth in Digital Transformation Spending in 2020

Spending on the digital transformation of business practices, products, and organizations will continue at a solid pace despite the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to IDC.

Qualcomm and Infinite Announced Strategic Collaboration

Qualcomm and Infinite Computer Solutions announced a strategic collaboration to promote the adoption of smart cities solutions and deliver IoT as a Service for plug and play deployment.

Russia Introduces AI to its Aircraft Engine Production

The United Engine Corporation of Russia’s State Corporation for Assistance to Development Rostec and Zyfra, Finnish-Russian industrial digitalization leader, have begun testing the Zyfra Industrial Iot Platform (ZIIoT).

Fira de Barcelona Protects its Events with a Precise Anti-Covid Protocol

With numerous measures featured in the safety and prevention protocol for COVID-19, Fira de Barcelona aims to offer the maximum safety guarantees.

DT Launches the First Open Platform for the IoT

Deutsche Telekom unveiled plans to simplify the complex Internet of Things.

Iskratel Unveils New XGS-PON OLT Blade

Iskratel launched its XGS-PON Optical Line Terminal blade for its broadband-access product SI3000 Lumia, offering a multitude of access technologies.

Global Spending on IT Devices Will Plunge by $108 Billion

Coronavirus outbreak caused a global IT spending to slip 8% this year, with thousands of companies cutting their technology and service budgets and financing only essential IT costs.

Pekka Lundmark Will Take Over the Helm of Nokia on August 1

New Nokia president and CEO Pekka Lundmark will take over the position from Rajeev Suri a month earlier than planned on 1 August.

Hrvatski Telekom selects Ericsson as Sole 5G RAN Supplier

Hrvatski Telekom and Ericsson Nikola Tesla signed a cooperation agreement making ENT the exclusive supplier of the radio part for HT's mobile network until 2024.

5G and LTE Router/Gateway Market Will Reach $3.0 Billion in 2024

Driven by increasing demand from branch, mobile, and IoT customers, IDC expects LTE routers to experience double-digit growth in 2020.

One Third of Users Will Cut Spending on Their Next Smartphone

One in three respondents is intending to cut spending by 20% when making their next smartphone purchase, according to Counterpoint Research.

Employees New to Working from Home Pose Security Risk

IBM Security released findings from a study focused on the behaviors and security risks of those new to working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Blockchain Spending Will Slow Down to $4.3 Billion in 2020

Blockchain spending will decline in 2020 as compared to the pre-COVID-19 forecast scenario, according to IDC.

Apple Turns to its Own Mac Processor

Apple kicked-off its annual Worldwide Developers Conference, and this year its completely online.

Google’s US Ad Revenues Will Drop for the First Time

For the first time ever, Google’s net US digital ad revenues will decline in absolute terms, according to eMarketer.

Italy Wants to Increase its Stake in Telecom Italia

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte indicated the state could boost its stake in Telecom Italia to 25 percent as part of attempts to accelerate rollout of ultrafast broadband.

Perenio IoT Involves Leading Developers in Creating a Line of Brand Products

To create its new devices, Czech manufacturer Perenio has attracted leaders of technological design and development of smart devices.

5GMED: The Future of Mobility in the Mediterranean Cross-Border Corridor

The 5GMED project aims to bring a sustainable 5G deployment model for future mobility in the Mediterranean Cross-Border Corridor.

DT's New Contracts for 5G RAN with Ericsson and Huawei

To upgrade antenna network from 4G to 5G, Deutsche Telekom will continue to use the existing suppliers Ericsson and Huawei.

New Research Highlights 5G FWA Opportunity for Mobile Operators

New research, commissioned by Nokia, highlights 5G Fixed Wireless Access as the most desirable 5G use case amongst consumers globally.

5G NetMobil Project Will Boost Safety and Efficiency in Connected Traffic

Sixteen research institutions, medium-sized enterprises, and major players have been working toward the goal over the past three years in the 5G NetMobil research project.

Shell and IBM Team up to Accelerate Digitalization in the Mining Industry

Shell and IBM launched Oren, a global B2B Digital mining services marketplace platform.

DT's 5G Network Is Now Available for Over 16 Million Germans

Over 16 million people in Germany can now use Deutsche Telekom's commercial 5G network.

Pandemic Could Drive Long-Term Shift to Home-Based Working

Many employees are ready to embrace home-based working after the pandemic, according to Strategy Analytics.

Nokia and AT&T Test RAN Intelligent Controller over Commercial 5G

Nokia and AT&T made a successful limited live trial of the RAN Intelligent Controller over commercial 5G mmWave network in New York City.

Page Volumes from Office and Home Devices Will See a Sharp Decline

Worldwide page volumes printed from office and home devices will see a sharp decline in 2020 affected by COVID-19 challenges, according to IDC.

Open Banking Users Will Double by 2021

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the total number of Open Banking users will double between 2019 and 2021.

European Blockchain Spending Slows Due to COVID-19

According to the results of the IDC European IT Buyer Sentiment Survey, companies expect to cut their IT spending due to the outbreak.

European Commission Continues Pressure on Apple with Competition Probes

European officials continue to review Apple’s business practices.

Smartphones and Apps Take Over as a Primary News Source

Study conducted by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism found increasing dependence on smartphones as a means of consuming news content.

COVID-19 Impact Shows Networks’ Crucial Role in Society

Ericsson expects the global number of 5G subscriptions to top 190 million by the end of 2020 and 2.8 billion by the end of 2025.

SMS Business Messaging Will Hit 3.5 Trillion Messages in 2020

SMS business messaging traffic will reach 3.5 trillion messages in 2020; rising from 3.2 trillion in 2019, according to Juniper Research.

Huawei Sanctions are Bad for US Economy

Strategy Analytics said that the new U.S. Government policy against Huawei, announced in May, threatens U.S. semiconductor industry exports, innovation, and global leadership.

GSMA Cancels MWC Los Angeles

The GSMA had to cancel its third major event of 2020.

EMEA PC Gaming Demand Surges Amid Lockdowns

The EMEA market for gaming desktops and notebooks dipped in the first quarter of 2020, according to IDC.

New EC Report Shows the Importance of Digital Resilience in Times of Crisis

This year's DESI shows that there is progress in all Member States and all key areas measured in the index.

Qualcomm Starts Small Business Accelerator Program

Qualcomm unveiled the Small Business Accelerator Program.

Siemens and Acciona Created a Digital Twin for Water Treatment Plants

Siemens has been collaborating with Acciona to create a Digital Twin to improve treatment plant management in one of the biggest desalination plants in the Middle East.

Nokia Research Reveals Biggest 5G Drivers for Enterprise IT and OT

The new research highlighted 5G plans, expectations and the biggest 5G WAN and LAN drivers for businesses in the US and UK.

Intel Launched First Hybrid Processors

Intel launched Core processors with Hybrid Technology, code-named Lakefield.

Over 800 Journalists Confirm Attendance at the Special Edition of IFA

The interest of journalists to attend this year’s Special Edition of IFA Berlin has already outstripped the places currently on offer to media participants.

Post COVID-19 Smart Meter Shipments to Hit 34.8 Million Units in 2021

Annual shipments of smart energy meters in Europe will reach a record level of 34.8 million units in 2021.

Security in the Cloud Remains Challenged by Complexity and Shadow IT

The ease and speed at which new cloud tools can be deployed can also make it harder for security teams to control their usage.

Vodafone UK Says the Progress on 5G Will Slow

British operator Vodafone UK reportedly argued the country would lose the progress made on 5G if operators were forced to rip out Huawei equipment from networks.

Growth Companies Are More Actively Collecting Customer Experience Data

Companies that have seen a positive revenue growth collect more customer experience (CX) data than nongrowth companies, according to Gartner.

GSMA Launches Virtual Convening Platform

The GSMA announced the launch of the Thrive series, with the inaugural Thrive China event taking place 30 June – 2 July.

5G Adoption Intention in Germany Is Positive

German smartphone owners are optimistic of quick return to normalcy after COVID-19, according to Strategy Analytics.

Twitter Started Combat Against 5G Misinformation

Twitter continues pressure on misinformation.

Ericsson Strengthens its Position and Writes Down Assets in China

Ericsson has increased its footprint in China through 5G contract awards from all three major operators in China.

HT Enables the Largest 5G Area in Terms of Speed and Coverage

In the Croatian city Samobor, Hrvatski Telekom has tested the technology that enables fast coverage with 5G services in larger areas.

Hearables Will Lead The Wireless Headphones Market

A new report from Juniper Research found that the number of hearables in-use will grow to more than 970 million by 2024.

COVID-19 Network Traffic Surge Isn’t Impacting Environment

The GSMA surveyed several of its large operator members and found that network electricity usage has remained flat during the pandemic surge, even as voice and data traffic has spiked by 50% or more.

Business Confidence in IT Spending Declines

Business confidence levels declined in the last week of May, according to the latest update to the IDC COVID-19 Tech Index.

Samsung Announces New NAND Flash Facility

Samsung announced plans to expand its NAND flash production capacity in Pyeongtaek, Korea.

CaixaBank Teams with IBM Services

CaixaBank, a financial institution working in Spain and Portugal, has announced an agreement with IBM Services.

Bosch Launches the First Fully Open Camera Platform

Bosch has announced the launch of INTEOX, a new camera platform designed to modernize the security and safety industry.

Ethernet Switch and Router Markets Decline in 1Q20

The Worldwide Ethernet switch market recorded $6.16 billion in revenue in the first quarter of 2020, a decrease of 8.9% year over year, according to IDC.

Telefónica Deutschland Selects Ericsson 5G Core

German subsidiary of Telefónica has chosen Ericsson as a provider of 5G Core Network.

Germans Spend Less than Other Europeans on Brick-and-Mortar Retail

The retail turnover share of private consumption decreased by one percent last year in the EU-27 countries, according to GfK.

ZTE Helps China Mobile Launch First 5G Medical Edge Cloud Platform

ZTE and China Mobile have launched China’s first 5G medical edge cloud platform.

IDC Expects Smartphone Shipments to Plummet 11.9 Percent in 2020

The worldwide smartphone market is forecast to decline 11.9% year over year in 2020 with shipments totaling 1.2 billion units, according to IDC.

Lenovo Unveils Mirage VR S3 Standalone Headset

Lenovo announced the latest addition to its portfolio of commercial VR solutions, the Mirage VR S3 headset with ThinkReality.

Bosch Sensortec Teams Up with Qualcomm

Bosch Sensortec has been developing sensor software solutions in collaboration with Qualcomm through their Platform Solutions Ecosystem program.

Ericsson Commences the Three-Year Term of the Monitoring

Ericsson has entered into a three-year Deferred Prosecution Agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice.

Dell Had Flat Revenue in the Last Quarter

Dell's frist fiscal quarter of the financial year 2021, that ended on May 1, brought solid results considering the global business climate.

End-User Spending on Web Conferencing Will Grow Nearly 25 Percent in 2020

Global end-user spending on cloud-based web conferencing solutions will grow 24.3% in 2020, according to the latest forecast by Gartner.

MaaS Revenue Will Exceed $52 Billion by 2027

The revenue generated by the use of Mobility-as-a-Service platforms will exceed $52 billion by 2027, according to Juniper Research.

GSMA and O-RAN Alliance Collaborate on Opening up 5G Networks

The GSMA and O-RAN ALLIANCE have joined forces to accelerate the adoption of Open Radio Access Network products and solutions.

Smartphone Sales Declined 20 Percent in 1Q20 Due to COVID-19 Impact

Global sales of smartphones to end users declined 20.2% in the first quarter of 2020, according to Gartner.

Time Spent with Media in China Grows amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Over the course of just a few months, the coronavirus has changed how consumers in China digest media, according to eMarketer.

Samsung Leads the Declining Smartphone Memory Market

The global market for smartphone memory chips reached a combined value of $39.3 billion in 2019, according to the Strategy Analytics.

Bosch Unveils New Positioning Sensor for Mobiles and Wearables

Bosch Sensortec announced the BMP390, a barometric pressure sensor that delivers high accuracy for altitude tracking in smartphones as well as wearable and hearable devices.

Earwear and Wristbands Drive First Quarter Growth in the Wearables Market

Global shipments of wearable devices grew 29.7% year over year during the first quarter of 2020 as total device volume reached 72.6 million units, according to IDC.

Facebook Rebrands its Digital Wallet

Facebook rebranded its Calibra digital wallet, changing the name to Novi.

COVID-19 Will Boost the EMEA PC Market in 2Q20, but H2 Will be Rocky

Shipments of EMEA traditional PCs will total 68.3 million in 2020, a 6.3% YoY decline, according to IDC.

Consumer Climate in Germany Recovers Slightly After COVID-19 Shock

Consumers in Germany have recovered somewhat in May following the shock triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to GfK.

Nokia Joins the Open RAN Policy Coalition

Nokia joined the Open RAN Policy Coalition to help enable a comprehensive and secure approach to 5G and future network generations.

EMEA Smartphone Market Expected to Shrink to All-Time Lows in 2Q20

The EMEA smartphone market is expected to contract by close to a quarter in value terms in the three months to the end of June, after a relatively strong first three months to the year, according to IDC.

Automotive Semiconductor Market Will Have Short-Term COVID-19 Impact

The Strategy Analytics report predicts that the automotive semiconductor market will contract by almost 7% in 2020 in a baseline scenario.

Tablet Market Outlook for 2020 Is Bleak, but Rebound is Expected in 2021

In the first quarter of 2020 the overall tablet market in EMEA reached 8.8 million units, declining 9.6% YoY, according to IDC.

Consumers See Tech Innovation as Critical for Future Sustainability

Ericsson’s latest ConsumerLab report is based on a quantitative study of 12,000 internet users from across the world.

Device Shipments Will Decline 14 Percent in 2020 Due to Coronavirus Impact

Global shipments of devices (PCs, tablets and mobile phones) are on pace to decline 13.6% in 2020, totaling 1.9 billion units, according to Gartner.

Telia Launches Commercial 5G in Sweden

Swedish communications service provider Telia has launched commercial 5G in Stockholm.

HT And Konzum Open Ultrafast EV Charging Station in Zagreb

After opening fast electric vehicle charging stations in Delnice and Karlovac in December, Konzum, in cooperation with Hrvatski Telekom, continues to expand the network of EV charging stations in Croatia.

eCommerce Losses to Online Payment Fraud Will Exceed $25 Billion in 2024

A new study from Juniper Research found that eCommerce merchant losses to online payment fraud will exceed $25 billion in 2024, from just of $17 billion in 2020.

5G Test in France Shows Exposure to Electromagnetic Fields Is Below Limit

The Agence National des Fréquences, published a detailed report on the exposure values measured during several 5G pilot deployments conducted in France.

Ecosystem Business Models Are Key to Digital Transformation

Covid-19 has exposed the business models of companies, which are built on the competitive advantages of physical assets, according to GlobalData.