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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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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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Managing Mobility Conundrum

by Phillip Redman  |  June 14, 2010

Last week I spent a lot of time with user clients going over some of their main business issues relating to mobile networks and the enterprise. At each meeting, the...

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New Life For Sprint's iDEN Network

by Phillip Redman  |  December 2, 2009

When Sprint announced its acquisition of Nextel five years ago this month, I anticipated that Sprint would shut down or sell-off its Nextel unit while transitioning its users to push-to-talk...

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Looks Like Net Neutrality Coming To Wireless Too

by Phillip Redman  |  September 22, 2009

Looks like the FCC, in the next month, is going to mandate net neutrality to all types of Internet access, including cellular networks. In his first major policy speech, FCC...

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President Loves BlackBerry, Looks To Repeal Cellular Tax

by Phillip Redman  |  June 18, 2009

In a move that all companies should be happy about, President Obama, via a statement posted on its Website by IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman, has asked Congress to repeal a...

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Is Regulation The Answer For Reducing International Roaming Costs?

by Phillip Redman  |  April 22, 2009

The European Parliament just passed additional regulation to cap the costs of data roaming for Europeans traveling in the EU countries.  The idea is that users are unaware of the additional international pricing...

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Cutting Cellular Reimbursements: Will This Really Save Money For Enterprises?

by Phillip Redman  |  April 17, 2009

One of the more heated internal debates in while has been whether companies should stop reimbursing employees for cellular phone costs.  A number of large companies are thinking of this...

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