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This Week: The Future of the Mobile Core with Erlend Prestgard of Working Group Two
Episode 8128th March 2022 • The Week with Roger • Roger Entner
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Analysts Don Kellogg and Roger Entner discuss the latest news in telecom, media, and technology with this week’s guest - Erlend Prestgard, the CEO and Co-Founder of Working Group Two. Working Group Two is working toward making connectivity more valuable and useful.

0:57: Erlend shares the core goals of WGTwo’s programmable mobile core.

1:49: How WGTwo’s offerings are different from others.

4:10: There has to be trust because they are at the heart of the network.

5:40: Examples using AWS.

6:56: They are deployed on several MVNOs already - what the real-world differences are.

9:19: Why cloud-native cores aren’t a goal in their business.

10:59: Innovation’s bright side and dark side.

13:59: What Twilio is showing the industry.

15:02: How WGTwo is transforming the industry and why that’s a good thing.


Tags: telecom, telecommunications, business, wireless, cellular phone, cellular service, Don Kellogg, Roger Entner, Erlend Prestgard, WGTwo, AWS, mobile core, cloud, SaaS, Telenor, Amazon, Vimla, trust, network, MVNO, 5G, innovation, 6G, Twilio, 


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