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Juniper Reports $1.2B 2Q Revenue, Flat Year-Over-Year
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7/26/2016  |  1 comment
'Solid revenue performance and profitability metrics in the second quarter,' says CEO Rami Rahim.
CORD Gets Its Own Project Status
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7/26/2016  |  Post a comment
ON.lab and the Linux Foundation have created an open source project for CORD, the Central Office Redesigned as a Data Center initiative.
Ruckus Wireless Launches Cloud Wi-Fi to Simplify Wireless Networking
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7/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Provides WLAN management-as-a-service to improve WiFi performance and management.
RCN Business Launches Managed Security With Versa Networks
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RCN Business launches managed security and monitoring service with Versa Networks' SD-Security.
In Diversification Move, Luxoft Buys Insys
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7/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Luxoft Holding, which is based on Switzerland, has acquired Insys Group, a consulting provider based in the US. The price was not disclosed.
Huawei Unveils Its Strategy for MBB Connectivity Opportunities in Africa
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7/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Huawei outlines a new mobile broadband blueprint for the next five years for a Better Connected Africa.
Huawei Consumer Reports H1
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7/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Sales revenue in the first half of 2016 increased by 41% year-on-year to CNY¥77.4 billion.
Light Reading's Upskill University Adds AT&T as Curriculum Advisor
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7/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Chris Rice, vice president, advanced technologies & architecture, AT&T Labs, to offer guidance on educational needs of leading global service providers as they move to upskill work forces.
Orange Reports Q2
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7/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Objective for restated EBITDA growth in 2016 confirmed.
A10 Acquires Appcito
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7/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Helps A10 bridge app needs spanning data centers, public, private and hybrid clouds.
Mirantis Collaborates With Intel & Google to Enable OpenStack on Kubernetes
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7/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Kubernetes container orchestration to automate OpenStack operations at scale.
Ofcom Announces Digital Comms Plans
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7/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Ofcom rules that BT's Openreach division should become its own company within the BT Group.
MobiTV Signs Up C-Spire for IP Video Service
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7/25/2016  |  Post a comment
MobiTV launches the MobiTV Connect Platform to help pay-TV providers expand their services beyond the traditional set-top box.
Sprint Reports Q1
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7/25/2016  |  Post a comment
Postpaid phone net additions of 173,000 are the fourth consecutive quarter of positive net additions.
Alitcast Names Mike Fallon President of Alticast Americas
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7/25/2016  |  Post a comment
Fallon will assume overall responsibility for Alticast's business strategy and operational activities in the North and South American markets.
ADVA Adds to Its Ensemble Harmony Ecosystem
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7/25/2016  |  Post a comment
Ten new members come on board.
MEF Announces Open Packet WAN Project
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7/25/2016  |  Post a comment
Cisco and Amartus are leading the effort as part of the Open Connectivity Service initiative.
CenturyLink Consolidates CO Switches to Save Power
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7/25/2016  |  Post a comment
Communications service provider is consolidating its Central Office switches to save 22,000 megawatt-hours of power, with Nokia's help.
Tele2 to Deploy Nokia's Cloud Packet Core
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7/25/2016  |  Post a comment
Nokia to provide Tele2 with Cloud Packet Core solution across entire group network to deliver mobile broadband, prepare for 5G.
Verizon to Buy Yahoo for $4.83B
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7/25/2016  |  Post a comment
Verizon has confirmed it is to acquire the operating business of Yahoo for $4.83 billion in cash.
Huawei Reports 40% Rise in H1 Revenues
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7/25/2016  |  Post a comment
Huawei revenues for the first half of 2016 hit 245.5 billion Yuan Renminbi, a 40% year-on-year increase.
Net Insight Reports Q2 Growth
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7/22/2016  |  Post a comment
Net sales increased by 42% with an operating margin of 9%.
Bezeq Trials Adtran's G.fast Tech
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7/22/2016  |  Post a comment
Trial involves a mix of copper loop lengths and Internet speeds delivered on Adtran's architecture.
Telenor Picks Ranplan for Small Cell & HetNet Planning
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7/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Ranplan has worked closely with the Telenor wireless network team based in Belgrade.
Orange Poland Tests 1.5 Tbit/s Link Over 870km With Nokia
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7/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Orange Poland and Nokia set new capacity-distance record with 1.5Tbit/s superchannel transmitted over 870km between Warsaw and Wroclaw.
CenturyLink Lights 200 Gbit/s of Transatlantic Capacity
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7/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Provisioning of secure and reliable capacity on the next-generation subsea fiber optic network will support CenturyLink's US-to-Europe broadband traffic.
ONOS, ONF Team on Open Leaf-Spine Fabric
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7/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Open source groups collaborate on leaf-spine fabric targeting enterprises and service provider data centers, including CORD use case.
Verizon Launches Virtual Network Services
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7/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Building on SDN and NFV, network operator unveils its new Security, WAN optimization, virtual CPE and SD-WAN offers in an as-a-service model.
ADVA Reports Record Revenues in Q2
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7/21/2016  |  Post a comment
ADVA Optical Networking reports revenues of €157.2 million for the second quarter, a year-on-year increase of 40.1%.
Affirmed Networks Lands Etisalat for NFV Deployment
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7/20/2016  |  Post a comment
Affirmed Networks today revealed that Egyptian carrier Etisalat has joined the ranks of Tier 1 operators using its NFV technology, in this case to virtualize its evolved packet core for mobile service delivery.
ICX Media, Vubiquity Team Up
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7/20/2016  |  Post a comment
Independent content creators on the ICX Media platform will have access to additional distribution services from Vubiquity and its subsidiary Juice Worldwide.
Openet Enables In-Car WiFi for Orange Slovakia
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7/20/2016  |  Post a comment
Orange Slovakia now supports multiple devices connected to different content via a single in-car router.
Eurofins Digital Testing Joins RDK Community
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7/20/2016  |  Post a comment
Selected by multiple operators to test and validate next-gen TV services and applications running on RDK-based set-top boxes.
AT&T, Orange Team on SDN, NFV Standardization
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7/20/2016  |  Post a comment
AT&T and Orange are collaborating on efforts around open source and the standardization of SDN and NFV.
TalkTalk Provides Fiscal Q1 Trading Update
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7/20/2016  |  Post a comment
Q1 revenues flat year-on-year at UK alternative broadband provider.
Microsoft Reports $20.6B 4Q Revenue
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
Strong cloud highlights quarter.
Cellcom Picks Vlocity, Salesforce for CRM
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
Cellcom Israel is sourcing a cloud-based CRM solution from Vlocity and Salesforce.
ZTE Unveils 'Vertical Broadband' & Smart City Solutions
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
Tackles design and construction requirements of not only national backbone broadband networks, but also broadband networks for power, rail transportation, radio and television.
Hyperoptic Lands £21M Backing for Gigabit Expansion in UK
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
European Investment Bank backs UK FTTP provider.
Evolution Digital Signs VoD Deal With NCTC
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
The eVUE-TV platform from Evolution Digital offers NCTC members an efficient way to deliver IP video-on-demand services.
Telenor Group Reports Q2 Growth
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
But revenues are dented by low device sales.
Ericsson Reports Q2 Decline
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
Adjusted revenues decreased by 7% year-on-year as mobile broadband sales continued to decline, particularly in markets suffering from weak macro-economic trends.
VMware Reports $1.69B 2Q Revenue, Up 11% Annually
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7/18/2016  |  Post a comment
Strong momentum from newer businesses, including SDN and cloud, contributed to growth.
Boeing & Microsoft Building Cloud-Based Aviation Analytics
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7/18/2016  |  Post a comment
Boeing and Microsoft today announced an agreement to build a cloud-based platform for Boeing's industry-leading portfolio of commercial aviation analytics tools.
Saudi Telecom Deploys Juniper's Contrail SDN Controller
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7/18/2016  |  Post a comment
Operator hoping for more business agility and revenue growth.
SoftBank to Buy ARM for £24.3B
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7/18/2016  |  Post a comment
Japanese group agrees terms to buy UK-based chip design company.
AT&T Introduces Network Functions on Demand
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7/17/2016  |  Post a comment
AT&T says its new service will simplify networking and help save costs for businesses in 76 countries and territories around the world.
US Ignite Launches New Advanced Wireless Consortium
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7/15/2016  |  Post a comment
Consortium includes 21 companies and organizations that have agreed to contribute resources in support of four unique, city-scale wireless research platforms.
AT&T Intros New Security Service Suite
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7/14/2016  |  Post a comment
AT&T Threat Intellect adds new visibility into data patterns and threat activity across the network, enabling proactive threat avoidance.
Comcast Business Plans Network Expansion Across Greater Chicago
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7/14/2016  |  Post a comment
Plans to invest nearly $100 million in network expansion projects across its Greater Chicago Region.
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