Ronald Gruia

Ronald Gruia is a Director at Frost & Sullivan covering emerging telecoms. He has spoken at conferences such as Mobile World Congress, Supercomm, VON, CTIA, Futurecom, and the VMA. Gruia has made TV appearances on BNN and CNBC. He is an MIT graduate in Electrical Engineering with over 16 years experience in the telecom industry, and has earned a U.S. patent while working at Nortel Networks.

Recent Articles By The Author

Will the Ericsson-Cisco Partnership Be Good for Both Companies?

Will the Ericsson-Cisco Partnership Be Good for Both Companies?

The Cisco-Ericsson partnership underscores the need to scale and adapt to rapidly changing market conditions.

New Cisco CEO Robbins Faces Challenge in Networking Industry Transition, Watchful Eye of Predecessor

New Cisco CEO Robbins Faces Challenge in Networking Industry Transition, Watchful Eye of Predecessor

Chuck Robbins takes over as CEO at Cisco on July 26 and his predecessor John Chambers moves to the executive chairman role.

Telecom Consolidation in a Post-Snowden World

Telecom Consolidation in a Post-Snowden World

There has been a flurry of mergers but the pendulum could be swinging back the other way as nations turn locally and spurn U.S. vendors because of NSA spying.

Why Microsoft Grabbed Nokia's Devices

Why Microsoft Grabbed Nokia's Devices

Microsoft's acquisition of Nokia's Devices & Services business came as a bit of a surprise, despite recent speculation about a deal.

Oh Canada: Verizon Ponders Northern Expansion

Oh Canada: Verizon Ponders Northern Expansion

Many folks hoped the Verizon quarterly results call last week would give some clues about how serious the company is about making a foray into Canada via acquisition of new entrant Wind Mobile.

Oracle Not Done with Its Telecom Foray

Oracle Not Done with Its Telecom Foray

Here's where Oracle could potentially boost its telecom stack.

Evaluating Dish's Offer for Sprint

Evaluating Dish's Offer for Sprint

The key is how the Sprint board will react to this as the Dish offer, while better, comes with a heavy debt burden.

Can BlackBerry Make a Comeback With Its New Models?

Can BlackBerry Make a Comeback With Its New Models?

It will be vital to the company's fortunes to convert as many corporate users to BB10 as possible.

Gruia: Stop the Cheap Shots at Huawei

Gruia: Stop the Cheap Shots at Huawei

The U.S. government's campaign against Huawei isn't good for trade or business, writes Ronald Gruia. This bit of Cold War must end, he says.

Wireless Industry Preps for a Big Breakout

Wireless Industry Preps for a Big Breakout

The Mobile World Congress revealed large changes happening at both the high and low ends.