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BIG 5G Event
15-17 May, 2023
Austin Convention Center, Austin


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Telecoms Operators in the eye of the cyberstorm

Never have businesses or consumers relied more heavily on communication service providers than they do now .And of course, this greater reliance on the digital realm has not gone unnoticed by threat actors such  as hackers and ransomware gangs. Cyber-exploits have increased in number, speed, and variety, with telecoms operators featuring as both targets in their own right, and conduits for attacks on their customers.

This whitepaper examines the cybersecurity challenges faced by telcos and those customers reliant on their infrastructure and services, spanning the domains of people, process, and technology

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2022 Trends to Watch: Global 5G

Two years after the first launches, 5G network rollouts remain in the early stages, especially in developing regions. But there are compelling reasons for telcos to commit to 5G so they can differentiate around an improved network experience, as well as realize network efficiencies and lower operating costs

Discover those reasons in this exclusive Omdia report today. 

2021 highlight sessions on-demand

Building 5G for all with Neville Ray, T-Mobile

How is edge computing helping to innovate and redefine established telco business models?

Looking past the hype: What’s the realistic outlook for Open RAN in North America?

Touchless travel case study: Implementing real time applications at the edge

Overcoming the obstacles on the road to the Open RAN utopia

Who’s leading the 5G rollout race?

Solving the curious case of 5G for business

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AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile duke it out at America's biggest retailer

AT&T recently launched its Unlimited MAX with 5G prepaid plan for $45 per month exclusively at Walmart. The move comes amid increased investments into prepaid by Verizon and T-Mobile.

AT&T to take WarnerMedia for a spin

Plan to spin out the media giant links to a proposed merger of WarnerMedia and Discovery, expected to close in the second quarter of 2022.

AT&T to take WarnerMedia for a spin

Plan to spin out the media giant links to a proposed merger of WarnerMedia and Discovery, expected to close in the second quarter of 2022.

15-17 May, 2023
Austin Convention Center, Austin


Breaking down your Network Slicing from your Network Security, and your eMBB from you mMIMO, delve into the Big 5G Event Glossary to discover the meaning of the key 5G terminology.

15-17 May, 2023
Austin Convention Center, Austin

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