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MACOM Ships 100G CFP2 Module Drivers
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4/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Modulator drivers aimed at CFP2 coherent modules for 100G metro network applications.
NAGRA Aids CANAL+ Group Multiscreen TV
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4/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Nagra enables Canal+ Group in France to deploy multiscreen TV services on more than 1 million Android devices.
ThinkAnalytics Hits 20M OTT Subscribers
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4/27/2015  |  Post a comment
ThinkAnalytics, developer of the world's most deployed multiplatform TV search and recommendations engine, today announced that it now serves over 20 million OTT subscribers worldwide, a figure that has doubled in the last 12 months.
CENX Hires Former ALU Exec McDonald
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4/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Andrew McDonald will serve as senior vice president of product management for the service orchestration player.
TalkTalk Claims to Launch UK's Lowest-Priced SIM Plan
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4/27/2015  |  Post a comment
New all-in SIM provides unlimited data, minutes and texts for just £12 a month.
Huawei Boasts Largest Petabit Router
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4/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Huawei unveils the industry's largest petabit core router.
Huawei Unveils Services Strategy
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4/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Huawei's carrier business shifts its focus from "product driven + service as support" to "product driven + service driven."
Huawei Intros Energy Efficiency Methodology
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4/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Huawei presents methodology for maximizing energy efficiency to reduce carrier network energy consumption.
Huawei Offers Cloud Interconnectivity
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4/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Digital business distribution on demand through Huawei Digital inCloud.
HKT Demos 450MB LTE-A With Huawei
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4/27/2015  |  Post a comment
HKT and Huawei demonstrate world's first LTE-A 450Mbps solution in Hong Kong.
Altice Picks Cisco for CCAP, DOCSIS 3.1
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4/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Altice aligns with Cisco to deliver advanced consumer and business services with multi-gig bandwidth capacity.
Lightower, Fibertech to Merge
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4/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Fiber optic network providers Lightower and Fibertech are merging in a deal that creates a denser footprint in the highly populated Northeastern and Central US.
MEF Brings Ethernet Carriers Together on Interoperability
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4/24/2015  |  1 comment
The MEF has organized large Ethernet carriers in an initiative to use interoperability testing and rapid feedback to create a common way to interconnect Ethernet services.
MEF Interconnect Program Targets Small Carriers
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4/24/2015  |  Post a comment
A new Metro Ethernet Forum program lets smaller wholesale carriers participate in its E-Access and E-Transit certification without joining MEF.
Juniper Q1 Sales, Profits Exceed Expectations
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4/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Juniper's net revenues were down but separate of one-time items, revenues and earnings beat expectations of financial analysts.
Amazon.com Announces Q1 Sales Up 15% to $22.72 Billion
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4/23/2015  |  Post a comment
AWS is a $5 billion business.
Cablevision 'Cord Cutters' With New Package
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4/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Cablevision is packaging Internet service with a digital antenna for off-air channels to target cord-cuttings unwilling to pay higher prices for cable TV.
Dell Expands Data Center Switch Options
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4/23/2015  |  Post a comment
New Open Networking switches match 1 GE to 100GE switching with flexible OS options for emerging multi-rate data center architectures.
Mila Gets 100G Via Ekinops
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4/23/2015  |  Post a comment
The Icelandic service provider, which should in no way be confused with the Hollywood starlet, interconnects data centers using Ekinops' energy-efficient gear.
ADVA Quarterly Revenue Up 22% YoY
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4/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Optical vendor hits estimates again in first quarter 2015, and eyes a strong second quarter.
SK Telecom Unveils New Growth Strategy
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4/23/2015  |  Post a comment
New growth strategy mainly focuses on three different next-generation platforms.
AT&T Reports Q1 Revenues of $32.6B
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4/22/2015  |  Post a comment
Carrier added 410,000 postpaid customers and 684,000 connected cars in the first quarter.
Vodafone Spain & Italy Join Fon's WiFi Network
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4/22/2015  |  Post a comment
Vodafone in Spain and Italy is joining forces with Fon to build what it says will be the largest WiFi network in both countries.
Wedge, Spirent Demo Virtual Security
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4/22/2015  |  Post a comment
Wedge Networks teamed with test vendor Spirent to demonstrate the performance of its NFV-based security for cloud services.
Procera Agrees to $240M Sale to PE Firm
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4/22/2015  |  Post a comment
Vendor signs a definitive agreement to be acquired by Francisco Partners Management, a tech-focused private equity firm, in an all-cash transaction valued at $240 million.
Adtran Reports Q1 Dip
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4/22/2015  |  Post a comment
Revenue lower than expected due to currency fluctuations and cancellation of planned domestic Tier 1 contract.
Infinera Q1 Revenue Reaches $186.9 Million
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4/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Vendor continues to make the most of emerging optical transport opportunities by nudging past Q4 2014 revenue and soundly beating Q1 2014 revenue.
Republic Wireless Pays Back Unused Data
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4/21/2015  |  3 comments
WiFi-first Sprint MVNO says it will refund customers the cost of their unused data each month.
Verizon Reports Q1 Revenues of $31.98B
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4/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Carrier posted better than expected earnings per share at $1.02, despite missing on revenue projections in the first quarter.
TeliaSonera Reports Margin Squeeze in Q1
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4/21/2015  |  Post a comment
First-quarter summary for TeliaSonera.
Tele2 Reports Q1 Growth
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4/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Net sales grow by 6% to SEK6.51 billion, driven by strong performance in mobile end user service revenue, which grew by 10%.
Liberty Global Deploys Transmode's Metro 100G Gear
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4/21/2015  |  Post a comment
New metro and regional 100G deployments are designed to handle the increased capacity needed to support increased network traffic across the group's activities.
AlcaLu Launches Cloud Platform for Virtualized IMS
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4/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent today launches a new cloud-based software platform aimed at service providers and large enterprises that breaks communications and collaboration into virtualized functions for easier deployment.
Vodafone M-Pesa & MTN Mobile Money Interconnect in East Africa
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4/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Customers of M-Pesa and MTN Mobile Money in East Africa will be able to transfer money to each other following an agreement between Vodafone Group and MTN Group to interconnect their mobile money services.
Verizon Reports Q1 Revenues of $31.98B
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4/21/2015  |  1 comment
Carrier posted better than expected earnings per share at $1.02, despite missing on revenue projections in the first quarter.
CenturyLink Buys Orchestrate for Managed Database Service
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4/20/2015  |  Post a comment
In the latest acquisition for its CenturyLink Cloud, the carrier is integrating the management of multiple databases through a single API
Ciena Tapped for KJCN Submarine Upgrade
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4/20/2015  |  Post a comment
Korea-Japan Cable Network, owned by KT, SoftBank and others, will move to 100G by using GeoMesh architecture.
Ericsson, Intel Team on Managed Security
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4/20/2015  |  Post a comment
Ericsson is combining its managed services with Intel's security portfolio to provide enterprises with a full suite of managed security services.
CenturyLink Builds Terabit Network for Utah Schools
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4/20/2015  |  Post a comment
CenturyLink helps UETN deliver 1 terabit of combined bandwidth to more than 1,400 Utah schools and colleges.
ECI Completes NFV Security Solution Development
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4/20/2015  |  Post a comment
NFV security solution is part of ECI's LightSec product suite.
Comcast Announces 2 Gigabit Residential Service & New Extreme 250 MBPS Tier in Calif.
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4/17/2015  |  Post a comment
The company also increases speeds for existing Internet customers at no additional cost. Changes will go into effect starting in May.
Commercial Drone Interest & Development Skyrockets, Heavy Reading Reports
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4/17/2015  |  1 comment
Commercial drone interest is growing, making room for new developments and applications, says Heavy Reading Insider.
Switch Component Makers Adapt to SDN & White Box Realities, Heavy Reading Finds
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4/17/2015  |  Post a comment
Network operators are finding lowered capex/opex in the switch market after SDN and white box deployments, says Heavy Reading Components Insider.
T-Mobile Austria Chooses Openet for Virtualized Charging
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4/17/2015  |  Post a comment
T-Mobile Austria has chosen Openet's extensive solution set to support a converged and virtualized charging solution.
Colt Launches PrizmNet for Financial Services Firms
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4/17/2015  |  Post a comment
Launch partners include NLX, Nasdaq, JPX and Aquis Exchange.
Tata Communications Launches Media Ecosystem
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4/17/2015  |  Post a comment
Media Ecosystem combines traditional video contribution services with IP-based connectivity to create global media platform.
ARM Buys Wicentric & Sunrise Micro Devices
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4/17/2015  |  Post a comment
Chip design firm swallows Bluetooth duo.
Wowza Unveils Latest Offerings
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4/16/2015  |  Post a comment
Wowza Streaming Cloud and Wowza Streaming Engine Pro deliver high-quality, custom-branded live streaming to audiences of any size, on any device.
Qwilt Takes Open Video Caching for University of Alaska
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4/16/2015  |  Post a comment
Qwilt solves online video problem for University of Alaska with open caching to effortlessly deliver streaming video to students.
S3 Group's StormTest Warning Center Gains Traction
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4/16/2015  |  1 comment
S3 Group’s StormTest(R) Warning Center gains traction with pay-TV operators.
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Cox Eyes Cloud-Based Home Networks

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Cox's Jeff Finkelstein explains how moving services to the cloud will let cable deliver services faster and eliminate constant hardware replacements.
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CableLabs' Clarke Updates Cable Virtualization

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Former BT exec now leading CableLabs' NFV and SDN efforts explains key role of open source and updates efforts to virtualize the home network.
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Ericsson's CTO Talks Transformation: Pt. II

4|23|15   |   08:19   |   (1) comment


In the second installment of an in-depth two-part interview, Ericsson's CTO Ulf Ewaldsson talks to Light Reading CEO and founder Steve Saunders about cultural change, network slicing and technology advances.
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Ericsson's CTO Talks Transformation: Pt. I

4|23|15   |   09:27   |   (3) comments


In the first installment of an in-depth two-part interview, Ericsson's CTO Ulf Ewaldsson talks to Light Reading CEO and founder Steve Saunders about the incredible transformation underway in the communications networking industry.
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LTE Paves the Way for the 5G Revolution

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Håkan Andersson, head of 5G product strategy of the Radio Business Unit at Ericsson, discusses the role of LTE, the US and other industry verticals in building a true 5G ecosystem.
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The 3GPP's Road to 5G Standardization

4|17|15   |   4:43   |   (0) comments


Satoshi Nagata, chairman of the 3GPP's TSG-RAN group and a manager at NTT Docomo, explains the standardization process for 5G, as well as the biggest challenges and opportunities.
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AlcaLu CTO Makes the Case for a New 5G Air Interface

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Michael Peeters, CTO of wireless at Alcatel-Lucent, explains why 5G will require a new air interface to meet its diverse performance targets.
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AlcaLu + Nokia: The New Uber-Vendor

4|15|15   |   2:42   |   (4) comments


Heavy Reading Senior Analyst Gabriel Brown discusses the technological and competitive opportunities and challenges if a merger between Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia comes to pass.
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Huawei's Data Center Power Play

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Huawei has developed industry-leading energy efficiency capabilities for its indoor and outdoor data center solutions, explains Dr. Fang Liangzhou, vice president of Huawei's Network Energy product Line.
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Huawei’s Routers, Switches Get the Green Mark

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TUV Rheinland's Frank Dudley explains how Huawei's routers and switches have been successfully tested by energy efficiency experts and have gained Green Mark Certification.
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A Finn, a Frenchman & a Guy From New Jersey Walk Into a Merger...

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Stop us if you've heard this one before... Light Reading CEO Founder & CEO Steve Saunders weighs in on the technical and cultural implications of a Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent merger.
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Accounting for Better Solutions

4|10|15   |   02:31   |   (1) comment


Murad Yousuf, CTO at Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Finance (Dept. of Zakat & Income Tax), talks about the benefits of deploying router technology from Huawei.
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