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Arista Offers EOS as Subscription Software
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Looking to make network licensing more flexible and predictable.
Telefónica Releases OpenMANO NFV Orchestration Stack
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
The software is already in use in the carrier's NFV Reference Lab.
Comcast Business Launches 10 Gbit's Ethernet in Connecticut
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Comcast Business launches 10 Gigabit-per-Second ethernet services across six towns and cities in New London County, Conn.
MaxLinear LTE Immunity Certified
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
MaxLinear ISDB-T receiver earns industry-leading Brazilian LTE immunity certification.
Spirent Puts Signaling Protocols to the Test
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Spirent Landslide Diameter will help operators test their signaling protocols to ensure they're launching the most efficient and optimized Diameter services.
CafeX Nabs $21M for Enterprise WebRTC
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Startup closes on $21 million in Series B funding from Intel and others to bring WebRTC to enterprise applications.
Infoblox Hires Cisco Vet as CTO
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Infoblox appoints Alan Conley as chief technology officer.
ALU Enables Flexible Wavelength Routing for Verizon
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Vendor introduces flexible wavelength routing for long-haul optical networks using its 1830 PSS platform; deploys capability for Verizon.
Vodafone to Enable NFC-Enabled Payments Across Europe
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Vodafone has struck new agreements with Visa and Carta Worldwide to enable contactless card payments via NFC-enabled SIM cards in multiple European markets from Q2.
Alcatel-Lucent Lands 4G Deal at China Telecom
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent is to supply FDD LTE radio access network equipment for China Telecom's rollout in 40 cities across 12 provinces.
Reverb Teams With Nokia on OSSii
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
SON specialist Reverb Networks has joined the OSS Interoperability Initiative (OSSii) through an agreement with Nokia Networks.
Arista & Super Micro Partner for Cloud-Scale Data Centers
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3/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Arista will provide switches and software. Supermicro will provide servers and storage in pre-configured racks.
Anvato Featured as Launch Partner for New Facebook Video API
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3/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Enables Anvato media customers to natively ingest and publish video to Facebook, enhancing end-user engagement.
Synacor Launches Cloud ID SDK
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3/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Synacor launches Cloud ID SDK to simplify mobile app development and subscriber login experience.
Vodafone India Spends $4.1B on Spectrum
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3/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Vodafone India has acquired spectrum in 12 telecom circles in the March 2015 spectrum auction for a total cost of INR 258.1 billion (£2.78 billion).
Harmonic to Demonstrate Ultra HD & Virtualization at NAB Show
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3/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Harmonic will introduce the Electra™ X family of advanced media processors, the world's first encoder platform to support live, full-frame, frame-pipeline ultra HD encoding, as well as graphics, branding and playout support for broadcast and OTT delivery.
EXFO Intros Automated Wireless Fiber Test Tool for Smart Devices
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3/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Adds WiFi connectivity to its automated test process and ability to run fiber testing applications on Android devices.
Wireless Broadband Alliance Champions WiFi-Based Location Services
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3/26/2015  |  Post a comment
New whitepaper details business drivers and market opportunities for LBS over WiFi.
Thomson Video Networks Launches MediaFlexSUITE
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3/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Unified, service-driven toolset addresses convergence of video content delivery platforms to streamline updates to channel lineups and speed service deployment.
Quickplay Raises US$46M to Drive Video Growth
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3/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Financing underscores Quickplay’s market leadership; company will invest in growth acceleration and expansion into new markets.
Bell Labs Launches Consulting Division
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3/26/2015  |  Post a comment
New specialized team collaborates with services providers and enterprises to understand and shape the future network.
Sprint Taps NetworkIP to Let MVNOs Call Internationally
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3/26/2015  |  Post a comment
NetworkIP's technology enables MVNOs on the Sprint network to add pay-as-you-go and/or unlimited international calling plans with support for blocking calls to specific countries.
OFC: Calient Unveils Interconnect Orchestration Software
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3/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Lightconnect is targeted at intra-data center interconnection of Calient’s Optical Circuit Switches to create virtual Pod-based data centers.
SIGFOX, NarrowNet to Deploy IoT Network in Portugal
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3/26/2015  |  Post a comment
SIGFOX and NarrowNet today announced that NarrowNet will become the exclusive SIGFOX network operator in Portugal.
CityFibre, TalkTalk & Sky to Speed Up York FTTH Rollout
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3/26/2015  |  Post a comment
CityFibre today announces that the Joint Venture with Sky and TalkTalk to build a city-wide, pure fibre-to-the-premises network in the City of York has successfully completed the first phase of its construction.
PMC Enables Metro 400G OTN Switching
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3/25/2015  |  Post a comment
PMC-Sierra says its new DIGI-G4 processor boosts OTN line card capacity to 400G and reduces power by 50%.
OFC: Molex Participates in OIF CEI Demonstration
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3/25/2015  |  Post a comment
Optical vendor joins with other Optical Internetworking Forum members to showcase 56 Gbit/s Common Electrical Interface.
OFC: PMC Sierra Unveils OTN Fronthaul Solution
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3/25/2015  |  Post a comment
Vendor targets Centralized Baseband RAN architectures in LTE networks with OTN-based solution for fronthaul networking.
OFC: Ciena Joins GENI SDN Testbed
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3/25/2015  |  Post a comment
Ciena augments its existing SDN testbed program by joining National Science Foundation project.
OFC: MACOM & Kaiam Demo 400G
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3/25/2015  |  Post a comment
Companies demonstrate MACOM semiconductor in 100G/400G transceivers with Kaiam module.
OFC: Huawei Demos IP+O, T-SDN Apps
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3/25/2015  |  Post a comment
Apps are believed to be the first developed through the operator-oriented SDN platform of the Open Network Operating System group.
Oracle Claims First in End-to-End NFV Orchestration
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3/25/2015  |  Post a comment
Oracle this week will demonstrate its Network Service Orchestrator’s ability to intelligently manage virtualized resources in a way that best supports specific network functions.
MACOM Intros New 10G Burst Mode Laser Driver for NG PONs
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
MACOM introduces 10 Gbps burst mode laser driver with integrated limiting amplifier and clock and data recovery for next-generation passive optical network.
Accedian Launches Virtual Assurance Modules
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Accedian Networks is offering a virtualized approach to service assurance using software and small programmable hardware modules that supports bandwidth-on-demand and hybrid cloud delivery.
Euro Project Probes G.fast Role in Backhaul Networks
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
New Celtic-Plus project explores the potential to use copper lines powered by G.fast for High-speed backhaul applications.
Mojio Raises $8M from DT for Connected Cars
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Deutsche Telekom's investment arm, Telekom Capital, contributes to $8 million series A funding round to help the startup build the world's most comprehensive app marketplace for cars.
Verizon Taps Cisco, Ciena for Next-Gen 100G US Metro Network
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Verizon plans to test and deploy the equipment on portions of its 100G metro network this year, with plans to turn up live traffic in 2016.
AOL & FourthWall Media Forge Agreement
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
FourthWall Media's second-by-second set-top box viewing information from approximately 2 million US households across 90 DMAs now available through AOL's video buying platform.
Astro Picks Thomson Video Networks Video Processing Solutions
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Southeast Asia's largest pay-TV operator opts for Thomson video processing knowhow.
Deutsche Telekom Opens 5G:haus
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Carrier's innovation lab will include research companies, startups and vendors working on developing the new communications standard.
VeEX Adds Optical Testing to Its RXT Platform
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Vendor adds range of OTDR modules to the RXT, the company's flagship modular multi-service platform.
Cohere Technologies Raises $35M
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Cohere Technologies, which specializes in modulation techniques that unlock wireless network capacity, has raised $35 million in a C round of funding from investors including Australian operator Telstra.
Sonus Revenues Drop 33%, Cost Cuts Ahead
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Network software maker Sonus today advised its first-quarter revenues for 2015 would fall about one-third below previous projections due to the loss of expected orders.
Corning Answers Need for High-Count Fiber
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3/23/2015  |  Post a comment
The 200-micron SMF-28 Ultra 200 fiber allows for design of smaller, lighter cables with high fiber count and high density.
TE Connectivity Unveils, Demos FullAXS
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3/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Vendor announces and demonstrates new FullAXS Mini connector and cable assembly system and next-generation MXC optical connector.
StarTimes Deploys Conax-Certified STB Chipset From ALi
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3/23/2015  |  Post a comment
StarTimes deployed Conax-certified STB chipset solution from ALi Corporation, driving DTV Expansion in Africa.
Thomson Video Networks Launches FUZE-1
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3/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Thomson video networks launches FUZE-1, an all-new playout infrastructure for channel origination and ad insertion.
Cablevision Announces New Certification With 3CX
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3/23/2015  |  Post a comment
SIP Trunking gives business customers ability to significantly scale communication capabilities and improves quality and reliability over traditional T-1 solutions.
Ooredoo Strikes International Connectivity Deals
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3/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Ooredoo’s wholesale arm takes part in global undersea cable consortium, signs new agreement with PCCW Global for IPX services and offers 4G LTE roaming services with BICS.
Chuan Wei Deploys AlcaLu's 100G System in Cambodia
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3/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent and Chuan Wei boost connectivity with Cambodia’s first ultra-broadband 100G fiber-optic data network.
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Huawei Intros Smart Device for eLTE

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Huawei has developed a secure, location-aware multimedia smartphone for its eLTE trunked radio solution, says Huawei's Norman Frisch.
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Win Video, Win All

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Video is going to be the next main source of revenue for operators. Operators have big opportunities and advantages to monetize video services. Globally, Huawei has helped more than 70 operators achieve over 30 million video subscribers. Watch this video for more.
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The Benefits of HyperScale Clouds for NFV

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Hyperscale cloud has been developed by the Internet giants to support the creation and delivery of software-based services at blistering speeds, and at the lowest possible cost. The original ETSI NFV vision was to adopt hyperscale cloud architecture and practices. This vision has become somewhat obscured along the way, due to misunderstandings about the hyperscale ...
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eLTE Rapid Meets the Need for Speed

3|26|15   |   4:45   |   (0) comments


Designed especially for emergency and dedicated ad hoc local mobile communications coverage, Huawei's eLTE Rapid solution can deliver trunked voice, video and data coverage for multiple users over a 6km range and be set up in just 15 minutes, explains Huawei's Norman Frisch.
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On Videos: Challenges & Opportunities

3|26|15   |   5:56   |   (0) comments


Most everything is now connected. And along with 4K and 4G technologies, everyone could be creating and broadcasting video contents. Users are expecting better video experience with any screen, anywhere and anytime. Operators will meet new challenges, but also see some big opportunities.
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JDSU: Delivering Dynamic Networks for a Personalized Experience

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Light Reading speaks to JDSU at Mobile World Congress 2015 about new solutions in the areas of HetNets, VoLTE, backhaul, virtualization, big data analytics, and real-time intelligence.
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Smarter Service Chaining & New Ways to Benefit From Qosmos Technology

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David Le Goff, director of strategic and product marketing at Qosmos, explains how the company has added application awareness to subscriber information to make service chaining more efficient and reduce costs for networking and infrastructure. In addition, Qosmos technology, which has been delivered as C libraries, is now also available as a virtual machine, ...
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Qosmos CEO: The Changing Face of DPI

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LR CEO and Founder Steve Saunders sits down with the head of Qosmos to talk about the changing state of the art in deep packet inspection technology, including its role in SDN and NFV architectures. Also, how the comms market is becoming more like the automotive industry.
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FC Schalke Scores With Its Agile Stadium

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Top German soccer club FC Schalke 04 has deployed a new, agile WiFi network from Huawei in its Veltins-Arena stadium and is reaping the benefits in terms of customer satisfaction and business opportunities, explains marketing chief Alexander Jobst.
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Huawei’s Insights on Mobile Video

3|24|15   |   7:51   |   (0) comments


More people than ever are now watching videos on smartphones. Seventy percent of mobile traffic will be video traffic until 2018. In this video, Huawei's exports give their insights on mobile video in terms of business model, network planning and 4G network construction.
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The Rise of Industry 4.0

3|24|15   |   02:26   |   (9) comments


Are you ready for the fourth industrial revolution? It's a big deal for influential operators such as Deutsche Telekom.
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Getting Connected With eLTE

3|23|15   |   06:04   |   (0) comments


Trunked radio communications have entered the 4G LTE world, and with Huawei's eLTE solution, can now deliver a full range of data and video services as well as push-to-talk voice, explains Huawei's Norman Frisch.
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