Starry raised a series C round of funding totaling $100 million, according to an SEC filing by the company.

Chinese companies, including the country’s three major operators, are moving forward with an ambitious plan to launch commercial 5G services by 2020.

Reliance Industries’ planned acquisition of Radisys will help it accomplish its vision of facilitating more openness in telecom.

Nokia is not a member of the operator-driven group O-RAN Alliance, but it is supportive of the group’s efforts.

Verizon says it’s very proud to be at the forefront of Open RAN initiatives and remains committed to Open RAN efforts.

Samsung is supporting AT&T’s fixed wireless 5G trial in South Bend, Indiana.

Verizon and AT&T quickly rejected a proposal by Jessica Rosenworcel to use San Jose’s approach to small cells as a template for deployments in other cities.

“The 5G pessimists are wrong,” Bain & Company says.