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Order From Chaos: Creating A Standard For Mobile App Management And Secuity

by Phillip Redman  |  May 17, 2013

If there's one thing the mobile industry is known for is standards.  There's a lot of them. In networking technology you have multiple Wi-Fi standards in use, 80.211 a, b,...

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Can't We All Just Share (Minutes and Megabytes)?

by Phillip Redman  |  July 18, 2012

Last month, Verizon Wireless launched the latest volley in cellular pricing, "Share Everything"--by offering shared data plans across a maximum of ten devices.  The idea was to reduce data costs...

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CTIA Wireless Conference 2012: Changing Of The Guard

by Phillip Redman  |  May 11, 2012

It's funny--my first CTIA conference I went to in the mid-1990's had kind of a start-up feel to it.  There weren't a lot of big name companies there, not in...

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4G: The Next Frontier for Celluar Networks

by Phillip Redman  |  December 2, 2011

Today we have something from one of my colleagues, Sylvain Fabre, who has recently put together a collection of research on cellular 4G.  Sylvain Fabre is a research director in the...

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Jumping On The (Mobile) Cloud Bandwagon

by Phillip Redman  |  November 14, 2011

Alright I've waited long enough.  All this talk about cloud was making me hungry.  No really, being a telecom analyst and watching all these computing geeks talk about cloud computing...

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LTE: No Where To Go But Up

by Phillip Redman  |  November 11, 2011

I just got back from Dallas where the annual LTE North America conference was held this week.  This is a conflation of telecom industry people that contribute hardware, software and...

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BlackBerry Failure: Less Impactful Than Two Years Ago

by Phillip Redman  |  October 13, 2011

It wasn't quite a yawn, but there was far less outcry this week than there would have been two years ago since BlackBerry service was out for three days.  As...

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Getting LTE Inside Out?

by Phillip Redman  |  May 13, 2011

This is another post about the ubiquity of the mobile phone, because that's all what people are talking about.  The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January called it the...

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Changing Wireless Carrier Strategies

by Phillip Redman  |  April 13, 2011

I wish carriers put as much time in planning their future, launching new services and creating new business models as they do in rejiggering current service plans and forming bundles. ...

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Verizon Launches Largest LTE Network

by Phillip Redman  |  December 5, 2010

Today, Verizon launched the beginnings of its next-generation network, based on LTE technology.  It will initially cover 110 million POPs in 38 markets, 60 airports.  It is a great initial...

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