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Spotlight: Open source SDN technology is now quite pervasive in AT&T's networks

It just goes to show how software-defined networking is starting to become a big thing when major telcos not only adopt SDN technologies, but migrate a sizeable chunk of their infrastructure over to the technology.

Ericsson pulls out all the IoT stops at CES

Swedish wireless firm Ericsson, an early leader in Internet of Things (IoT) development, pulled out all of the stops when it comes to the IoT at the Consumer Electronics Show this week.

AT&T now has 25M connected devices on its network

AT&T saw tremendous growth in the number of connected devices added to its network in the third quarter of this year, bringing the total number of connected devices on its network to 25 million.

Verizon to join AT&T in offering BlackBerry's Android-powered Priv in US market

U.S. wireless carrier Verizon may be joining AT&T in offering the BlackBerry Priv smartphone, the first BlackBerry phone running the Android operating system.

Spotlight: Microsoft restricts new Lumia 950 phones to AT&T in US

Microsoft admitted Thursday that it is restricting sale of its Lumia 950 and 950 XL phones to AT&T customers in the U.S. market and Deutsche Telekom customers in Europe, at least for the short term.

AT&T, IBM partner on mobile cloud security for the enterprise

AT&T and IBM are teaming to give enterprises tools to secure mobile devices, apps, connectivity and data using IBM's cloud infrastructure.

Hackers see IoT devices as easy, lucrative targets, says AT&T

As more companies look to Internet of Things devices and platforms to improve efficiency and reduce costs, cybercriminals are looking at IoT as a lucrative attack vector. In fact, the number of times hackers have probed for IoT vulnerability soared a staggering 458 percent, according to a new cybersecurity report AT&T released Thursday.

Former AT&T employees deployed malware on its computer systems to unlock phones, carrier alleges

AT&T has filed a lawsuit against former employees for installing malware on its computer systems in order to unlock smartphones so they could be used on other networks.

AT&T adds direct billing for business data on BYOD devices

BYOD has caused challenges for companies trying to separate personal from business expenses related to smartphone voice and data usage. Well, AT&T for one is now offering direct billing for business data use on personal devices to its AT&T Work Platform customers.

Spotlight: AT&T teams with Telogis to provide connectivity for vehicle fleets

Wireless carrier AT&T and Telogis, a software-as-a-service-based connected vehicle technology provider, have announced a collaboration to offer connectivity for companies with commercial vehicle fleets