News in Brief: Microsoft acquires AT&T’s automation IP as operator moves 5G core to Azure

Contributing Editor Annie Turner rounds up the latest automation highlights. AT&T caused something of a sensation by announcing it will run its 5G network on Microsoft’s Azure for Operators cloud, given that it’s not a green field network operator like DISH Network, Reliance Jio or Rakuten Mobile. Some pundits even reckon AT&T will leapfrog them […]