Top 5 Telecom Fiascos of 2014
News Analysis | 12/26/2014 | 5 comments
From the Sprint/T-mobile merger to net neutrality and the Cisco/Arista lawsuit, 2014 saw plenty of blunders for Light Reading's entertainment.
Top 5 Optical Trends for 2015
DOS Attack | 12/24/2014 | 1 comment
Software programmability, IP and optical integration, metro 100G and other key trends are worth watching in the transport sector in the coming year.
Amdocs CEO Interview
LRTV Interviews | 12/23/2014 | 2 comments
Amdocs CEO Eli Gelman talks data analytics, NFV, acquisitions and much more in an exclusive video interview.
What’s in Store for RDK
Column | 12/23/2014 | Post a comment
Next year promises to see more product innovation and more implementations of the cable industry's Reference Design Kit software across the globe
Telstra Woos Pacnet
News Analysis | 12/22/2014 | 3 comments
Acquisition of regional long-distance operator would add to Australian incumbent's international assets and deliver some SDN experience.
T-Mobile to Pay $90M for Cramming Crimes
News Analysis | 12/19/2014 | 6 comments
There's a whole lotta cramming going on as T-Mobile agrees to pay $90M for unjust billing practices, following AT&T's $105 million settlement and Sprint's ongoing lawsuit.
Cox Starts All-Digital Rollout
News Analysis | 12/19/2014 | 3 comments
Cox launches switch to all-digital service in its first market as it seeks to clear more bandwidth for faster broadband speeds, greater on-demand offerings and more video channels.
Is Google Good for Gigabit?
The Gigabot | 12/19/2014 | 5 comments
Google Fiber delays the planned deployment of its gigabit network in its next nine metro targets, as other gigabit hopefuls step up.
CenturyLink: Building the Case for NFV
LRTV Interviews | 12/19/2014 | Post a comment
At the 2020 Vision Executive Summit, James Feger, VP, Network Strategy & Development at CenturyLink, talks about how the US operator is approaching virtual network functions from an operational and business case perspective.
Comcast Launches 4K Streaming Service
News Analysis | 12/18/2014 | 12 comments
Barely beating its self-imposed year-end deadline, Comcast is introducing a 4K video streaming service for TV viewers, starting with select NBC and USA Network shows.
Sprint Turns Up 16 More 2.5GHz Markets
News Analysis | 12/17/2014 | 2 comments
Chief Network Officer John Saw celebrates the carrier's network milestones in 2014 as it prepares for another year in which many more improvements will be needed.
Deluxe Dives Into 4K Video
News Analysis | 12/17/2014 | 3 comments
Deluxe adds 4K features and capabilities to its video-on-demand platform as it seeks to carve out a big role in the emerging market for UltraHD programming.
From The Founder
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