African telcos to discuss investment at London event

Leaders from Africa's biggest telecommunications investment companies ... as well as on strengthening their networks by migrating from 3G to 4G LTE-based services. Mobile tower operators are also investing heavily, while submarine and terrestrial cable ... ( read original story ...)

5G to spur cloud deployment from 2020

The report from ABI Research said deployments would reach “global critical mass” in parallel with roll-outs of 5G networks. It said the rise in cloud would coincide with the need for a new core network to allow advanced concepts such as network slicing ... ( read original story ...)