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COO John Bickham Named Charter President
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7/29/2016  |  Post a comment
Bickham adds title of President to his role as COO.
A10 Reports $57.1M 2Q Revenue
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7/28/2016  |  Post a comment
Revenue was up 20% year over year, but net loss was $1.1M, compared with $5.3 million in the year-ago-quarter.
Amazon.com Announces Q2 Sales up 31% to $30.4B
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7/28/2016  |  Post a comment
Highlights include Salesforce selecting Amazon as infrastructure provider.
Orange Innovates in Africa & Middle East
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7/28/2016  |  Post a comment
Orange has been making progress with its digital transformation strategy in its 21 markets in Africa and the Middle East.
Broadband Forum Formally Collaborates on CORD
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7/28/2016  |  Post a comment
Agreement with ON.Lab lets Broadband Forum participate formally in the open source project set up for CORD.
Oracle Acquires NetSuite for $9.3B in Cloud Push
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7/28/2016  |  Post a comment
NetSuite is 'the very first cloud company,' says Oracle, and develops 'a single system for running a business in the cloud.'
Riverbed Enters Agreement to Buy Aternity for End-User Experience Monitoring
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7/28/2016  |  Post a comment
Expanding Riverbed SteelCentral for end-to-end application monitoring.
Sprint Renews Part of Managed Services Deal With Ericsson
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7/28/2016  |  Post a comment
Ericsson will continue to perform some managed services for Sprint.
BT Reports Fiscal Q1
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7/28/2016  |  Post a comment
BT reports fiscal first quarter revenues, which are up by 35% year-on-year due to the additional mobile operator EE to the business.
Facebook Reports $6.4B 2Q Revenue, +59% YoY
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7/27/2016  |  Post a comment
Mobile ad revenue was 84% of all ad revenue, up from 76% in the year-ago quarter.
CradlePoint Launches NetCloud for Private Cloud Networks
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7/27/2016  |  Post a comment
SoftBank and CradlePoint are launching the service in Japan, branded as WhiteCloud OneLayer.
XL Axiata to Deploy Ericsson Small Cells
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7/27/2016  |  Post a comment
XL Axiata selects Ericsson to boost indoor user experience.
Vodafone, Huawei Trial TDD+ 4G Capabilities
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7/27/2016  |  Post a comment
Operator hopes to increase the capacity and efficiency of its 4G network in urban areas
5G Innovation Centre, Digital Greenwich Team on Smart City Tech
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7/27/2016  |  Post a comment
London borough prepares for the smart city era.
ExtraHop Appoints Former Fluke Exec as CEO
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7/27/2016  |  Post a comment
Co-founders Jesse Rothstein and Raja Mukerji take on CTO and chief customer officer roles.
NTT Comms Expands Enterprise Cloud Service Areas, Functions
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7/27/2016  |  Post a comment
Three new areas in Japan/overseas and additional enterprise functions.
US Cable Operators Trial 4K With SES
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7/27/2016  |  Post a comment
Multiple US cable operators testing Ultra HD content across SES's fully managed platform.
Infinera Reports Q2
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7/27/2016  |  Post a comment
Infinera reports second quarter sales growth but warns of a downturn.
Adtran's Mosaic Offers SD Access
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7/27/2016  |  Post a comment
New software-defined access platform promises rapid deliver of business and residential services over fiber and copper access.
AT&T, Amdocs Collaborate on NFV, Open Source
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7/27/2016  |  Post a comment
Amdocs will serve as the initial integrator for companies adopting AT&T's open source ECOMP platform.
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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7/26/2016  |  Post a comment
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.
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.
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.
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.
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Cyrille Morelle, president and CEO of VeEX Inc., talks test and measurement with Light Reading's Steve Saunders at BCE 2016. This includes innovative products such as VeSion Cloud-Based platform for network monitoring; MTTplus Modular Test platform for Access, Business, Carrier Ethernet, Transport and Core services; and OPX-BOX+ for Fiber Optics.
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Real-Time Telemetry & Analytics for Intelligent SDN Orchestration

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NetScout: Maximizing Enterprise Cloud for Digital Transformation

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Ciena's VP Offers a Career Crash Course

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NFV in 2016: Part 2 – Climbing the Virtualization Maturity Curve

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Many of the initial use case implementations are single-vendor and self-contained. The industry is still climbing the virtualization maturity curve, needing further clarity and stability in the NFV infrastructure (NFVi) and greater availability and choice of virtualized network functions (VNFs). Interoperability between NFVis and VNFs from different vendors ...
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Versa Networks' Kumar Mehta on SD-WAN Managed Services

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In Silicon Valley, Steve Saunders sits down with Versa's Kumar Mehta for an interview focused on why service providers are building SD-WAN managed services, and how Versa's telco customers are innovating.
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Juniper Networks & The Evolution of NFV

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Senior Juniper Networks executives talk to Light Reading Founder & CEO Steve Saunders about NFV developments and the recent independent evaluation by test lab EANTC of Juniper's Cloud CPE solution.
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CenturyLink's managed WiFi allows enterprises, such as retailers and resorts, to track guest WiFi usage in order to help them better communicate with customers.
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