ITWORLD CANADA CURATED: Canadians used to look at European carriers as leaders in wireless. Now, at least if you consider financial results, things have changed
With the release today of healthy quarterly financial results today from Rogers Communications in Canada and AT&T in the U.S., a gap has opened between mobile carriers on this side of the Atlantic and the other.
We used to look with admiration at what they were doing.
Now North American carriers lead on LTE and, thanks to economic problems, they are struggling. For example, Rogers said its adjusted operating profit was up 3 per cent over the same period a year ago, including a 5 per cent increase in wireless profit.
A columnist argues the power and revenues of mobile are flowing to California, where Apple, Google and others are headquartered.
IDC Analyst Connection – Unified Threat Management: Benefits of an Integrated Approach to Network Security
This IDC Analyst Connection looks at the the benefits of using a UTM platform integrated with network connectivity and how it will save the enterprise money, reduce the number of vendors' products needed to be purchased, improve the communications between devices, offer the opportunity for organizations to deploy more sophisticated capabilities, and vastly improve security.