MWC 2019

The First Steps in Transforming to 5G

5G dominated the headlines coming out of Mobile World Congress 2019 with many announcements of new handsets and network components. 

Rakuten Cloud Platform is a Blueprint for the Future

If you want to better understand how Rakuten is building RCP, I have some deep dive technical links at the end of this blog. For now, I wanted to explore why Rakuten decided to invest the time, effort and resources in building RCP.

March 11, 2019


Driving the Wi-Fi 6 conversation at Mobile World Congress 2019

At the Mobile World Congress (MWC), developers displayed devices with two new wireless technologies: 5G and Wi-Fi 6. Both technologies will help define the future of mobile broadband experiences.

Scoring A Hat Trick in Barcelona

Last week, I attended Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. Coincidently, the conference lined up with the Copa del Rey tournament game between Real Madrid and Barcelona. I have been...

March 7, 2019


MWC19 Hot Topics: Cisco Customer Experience Recap

When the world’s leading Service Providers get together with the Cisco Customer Experience team, the paths to making future technologies a reality materialize.

March 7, 2019


Helping Service Providers Keep Up with the Pace of Innovation

Disruptive innovation was top of mind at Mobile World Congress last week. Service providers are constantly exploring new ways to bring compelling service offers to their customers quickly. Cisco is helping SPs through innovations around cloud automation.

February 28, 2019


MWC Series: Readying Fastweb’s Network for the 5G Era

At Mobile World Congress 2019, we shared news of our partnership with Fastweb on a network modernization project that will enhance the capabilities and performances of the Fastweb fiber-based network.

February 26, 2019


MWC Series: Mobily and ITC Select Cisco to Build State-of-the-Art Network to Support Future Growth

There is another exciting partnership in the works for Cisco. We have partnered with Saudi National Fiber Network (SNFN) Partners, Etihad Etisalat “Mobily”, Bayant Al-Ola, and Integrated Telecom Company “ITC”, on a project to modernize and upgrade SNFN network to prepare for the next phase of growth.

February 26, 2019


MWC Series: Building a Unified Cloud Across Multiple Data Centers with du

Application innovation is at the heart of United Arab Emirate’s digital economy and country transformation.