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Golden Telecom (GLDN)
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3/10/2004  |  Post a comment
Russian carrier's share price is soaring
Ciena (CIEN)
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9/4/2003  |  Post a comment
It's in line to win a $200M contract with MCI
Foundry's Revenue: Rising Again?
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3/12/2003  |  Post a comment
Foundry seems to be bucking the industry's recessionary trend
Cisco Systems (CSCO)
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2/10/2003  |  Post a comment
Profits are up, but the outlook is down
Sorrento Networks (FIBR)
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11/5/2002  |  Post a comment
Shares are up, but is it healthy?
Advanced Fibre Communications Inc. (AFCI)
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7/23/2002  |  Post a comment
One of the few optical stocks that hasn't become a single-digit midget
Cypress Semiconductor (CY)
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5/17/2001  |  Post a comment
Company looks for growth with new MEMs technology
Digital Lightwave (DIGL)
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4/25/2001  |  Post a comment
Digital Lightwave's stock is hot. That's because the business in DWDM systems monitoring is booming
Sonus Networks Inc. (SONS)
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4/12/2001  |  Post a comment
VOIP deployment is driving its prosperity
Nortel Networks (NT)
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3/1/2001  |  Post a comment
They're the DWDM top dog -- but for how long?
Tellabs (TLAB)
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2/21/2001  |  Post a comment
Crossconnect vendor seeks to diversify its product suite
Foundry Networks (FDRY)
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2/8/2001  |  Post a comment
Will refocusing be enough to get this switch vendor back on track?
Extreme (EXTR)
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2/1/2001  |  Post a comment
Sonus Networks Inc. (SONS)
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1/18/2001  |  Post a comment
Ciena Corp. (Nasdaq: CIEN)
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1/5/2001  |  1 comment
Lucent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: LU)
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12/7/2000  |  Post a comment
APA Optics Inc. (APAT)
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11/9/2000  |  Post a comment
Avanex (AVNX)
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10/19/2000  |  Post a comment
Harmonic (HLIT)
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ADC Telecom (ADCT)
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9/21/2000  |  Post a comment
New Focus (Nasdaq: NUFO)
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Bookham (LSE: BHM; Nasdaq: BKHM)
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MRV Communications (Nasdaq: MRVC)
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7/27/2000  |  Post a comment
JDS Uniphase (Nasdaq: JDSU)
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7/21/2000  |  Post a comment
Redback Networks Inc. (RBAK)
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7/19/2000  |  Post a comment
Sycamore Networks Inc. (Nasdaq: SCMR)
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7/7/2000  |  Post a comment
Sycamore Networks Inc. (Nasdaq: SCMR)
Harmonic Inc. (HLIT)
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6/29/2000  |  Post a comment
Lucent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: LU)
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6/15/2000  |  Post a comment
Ciena Corp. (Nasdaq: CIEN)
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6/8/2000  |  Post a comment
Ciena's powerful comeback
Excel Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: XLTC)
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5/25/2000  |  Post a comment
Did you say profitable?
Intelect Communications Inc. (ICOM)
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5/16/2000  |  Post a comment
Intelect Communications Inc. makes optical access gear for central offices. Its stock has gained attention from those looking for small capitalization optical companies.
APA Optics Inc. (APAT)
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Bookham Technology PLC (BKHM)
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Marconi PLC (MCONY)
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Hathaway Corp (HATH)
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The Inaugural Optical Innovation Forum in Nice

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More than 170 attendees from network operators, service providers, analyst firms, and component companies from around the world convened in Nice in June for the inaugural Optical Innovation Forum, co-produced by Huawei and Light Reading.
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Data Centers Drive Telcos Into the Future

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Data centers are at the heart of key trends driving telecom -- network virtualization, the drive for increased agility, and the need to compete with OTT providers.
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Why SPs Should Consider Cisco's EPN

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Sultan Dawood from Cisco discusses Cisco's EPN, which enables SPs to build agile and programmable networks delivering new network virtualized services using Cisco's Evolved Services Platform (ESP).
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Huawei’s Showcase @ Big Telecom Event 2014

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SoftCOM is Huawei's framework for telecom business and network transformation. Haofei Liu, Solution Marketing Manager, Carrier Business Group, Huawei, showcases Huawei's SoftCOM architecture in this video.
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Huawei @ BTE 2014: Director of Integrated Solutions on SoftCOM & NFV Monetization

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Libin Dai, Director of Integrated Solutions, Carrier Business Group, discusses Huawei's SoftCOM and NFV monetization. Huawei believes that NFV monetization should be service-driven rather than network-driven, and that operators should have network transformation, service transformation and a compatible and collaborative ecosystem in place in order to deploy NFV.
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Huawei @ BTE 2014: Director of US NFV Lab on CloudEdge & the Future of NFV

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Sean Chen, Director of US NFV Lab at Huawei, discusses Huawei's new approach to NFV in open collaboration. Huawei believes that through Proof of Concept tests, it could help operators learn and communicate with the industry more effectively. Sean believes that successful implementation of NFV should have its values reaching to end users and discusses how Huawei's ...
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Huawei's Highlights @ Big Telecom Event 2014

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At the Big Telecom Event in Chicago Huawei showcases its high-level strategy, the SoftCOM architecture, which helps operators reduce the cost of ownership of their network infrastructure and generate additional revenue in the ICT service environment. Huawei showcases over 30 pilot programs from across the globe, focusing on the industry-leading commercial ...
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VeEX – Live from the Show

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An overview of VeEX Test and Measurement solutions including TX300S multi-service test set with VeExpress cloud-based management system, UX400 universal modular platform supporting 100G testing, and the redesigned RXT modular platform.
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Transitioning CE 2.0 Networks Into the SDN & NFV Era With Telco Systems

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Telco Systems' Ariel Efrati (CEO) and Moshe Shimon (VP of Product Management) discuss virtualization and how the company's new Open Metro Edge solution utilizes the SDN and NFV concepts to accelerate and orchestrate service delivery through its innovative product portfolio and software applications.
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NFV Myths: Is NFV Still Several Years Away?

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Some say that NFV (network functions virtualization) is still several years away from being implemented on mobile operator networks. This isn't the case. Operators can get started on their paths to NFV now, as this short video from Skyfire shows.
LRTV Custom TV
A New Security Paradigm in SDN/NFV

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Paul Shaneck, Global Director Network Solutions for Symantec, discusses the evolving virtualized network, explaining how Symantec is leading the security discussion as it relates to SDN and NFV, and helping to ensure the network is protected and compliant.
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Sprint's Network Evolution

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Sprint's Jay Bluhm gives a keynote speech at the Big Telecom Event (BTE) about Sprint's network and services evolution strategy, including Spark.
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