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Apple Rises to 3rd in Global Set-Top Box Market
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5/31/2016  |  Post a comment
Apple's "hobby" grows to make it third-largest global set-top box company, IHS says.
Kontron Unveils HEVC-Enabled Hardware
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5/31/2016  |  Post a comment
SYMKLOUD Series now features HEVC hardware-accelerated transcoding for MSOs, OTT vendors and broadcasters who seek cloud-based HD, UHD video infrastructure.
Hengtong & Oi Brazil Aim to Co-Construct 'Intelligent Brazil'
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5/31/2016  |  Post a comment
First patch of optical cables to be supplied to Oi Brazil came off the Hengtong production line and will be used for the optical network construction in Rio de Janeiro, the host city of 2016 Olympic Games.
Comcast Promotes Werner & Kotay
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5/31/2016  |  Post a comment
Tony Werner gains title of president of technology and product while Sree Kotay becomes CTO for Comcast Cable.
Sprint Appoints Nelly Pitocco VP of Enterprise Sales
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5/31/2016  |  Post a comment
Former AT&T executive, Nelly Pitocco, recently joined Sprint as vice president of enterprise sales, reporting directly to Kevin Crull, president of Central Area.
Amino Wins MCTV IPTV Deal
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5/31/2016  |  Post a comment
Amino's hybrid video solutions will power MCTV multiscreen services.
Accanto Appoints Former IBM Exec as CTO
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5/25/2016  |  Post a comment
Network analytics firm bags Brian Naughton.
Level 3 Launches Cloud-Based Security Built on Gateways
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5/25/2016  |  1 comment
New service builds on security gateways distributed throughout Level 3's global network.
QualiTest Joins Ixia's Global Solution Provider Program
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5/25/2016  |  Post a comment
Testing companies will work together to accelerate the delivery of network test solutions to enterprises and service providers around the world.
Intel Blog: Let’s Not Forget About the End Goals of Network Transformation
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5/24/2016  |  Post a comment
Intel's Lynn Comp reminds telcos to keep the end goals of agility, value-added services and new revenue streams in mind during network transformation.
Telecom Infra Project Announces New Members
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5/24/2016  |  Post a comment
TIP also announces a board of directors and technical project groups.
Cox Business Adds Mobile Functionality to Hosted Voice
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5/24/2016  |  Post a comment
Cox Business has expanded its hosted voice Solution, IP Centrex, giving business customers enhanced connectivity.
Ciena Intros BluePlanet DevOps Toolkit
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5/24/2016  |  Post a comment
New console helps service providers adopt a DevOps approach to developing their own service features and working with third parties.
Sprint Wins Youth Partner of the Year Award
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5/24/2016  |  Post a comment
Youth Guidance presented Sprint with the award Saturday for its work with at-risk youth in Chicago and empowering girls through 100 Working on Womanhood.
Digicel Tests 10Gbit/s Broadband With Huawei
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5/23/2016  |  Post a comment
Digicel works with Huawei on the first deployment in the Caribbean region of XGPON technology that can deliver speeds of up to 10 Gbit/s.
Ericsson Lands IT Services Deal At du
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5/23/2016  |  Post a comment
Ericsson has entered into a long-term partnership to manage and operate the IT infrastructure at Dubai operator du.
Virgin Media Taps Salesforce for Improved Consumer Experience
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5/19/2016  |  Post a comment
Entertainment and communications provider looking to join up sales channels, analytics, and mobile apps.
Apprenda Launches Enterprise Kubernetes With Kismatic Acquisition
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5/19/2016  |  Post a comment
Launches commercial Kubernetes distro along with enterprise support subscriptions.
Trade Commission Approves Mitel Acquisition of Polycom
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5/19/2016  |  Post a comment
Announces early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (HSR Act) for its proposed acquisition of Polycom.
Intel Updates on its Diversity Initiatives
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5/19/2016  |  Post a comment
Vendor releases its 2015 Corporate Responsibility Report, an assessment of its performance in diversity, sustainability, green power, social impact and more.
Windstream Promotes Beth Lackey to SVP
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5/18/2016  |  Post a comment
Lackey will oversee service delivery, service assurance and the customer experience team for the carrier business unit.
NEC/Netcracker Gets Recognized for SDN, NFV
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5/18/2016  |  Post a comment
Company wins TMC award for SDN excellence and for pioneering NFV.
Nokia Signs Brand Licensing Deal With HMD
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5/18/2016  |  Post a comment
Nokia announces plans that will see the Nokia brand return to the mobile phone and tablet markets on a global basis.
Metaswitch Launches Major New Product Rollout
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5/17/2016  |  Post a comment
Seven new products, all software-based, launch this week at customer event, led by fully managed cloud network service.
Recruiter Sees 7% Rise in Female Placements
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5/17/2016  |  Post a comment
Speak With A Geek says its placement of females in tech positions has risen from 14.2% in March to 21.2% in April.
CENX Lands Tier 1 Operator for LSO
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5/17/2016  |  Post a comment
Southern European carrier will use Exanova Service Intelligence software for data center interconnect and cloud connectivity.
GCI Picks Netcracker for BSS/OSS
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5/17/2016  |  Post a comment
Alaskan provider chooses Netcracker to enable its Polaris Program.
Radware Expands Cloud Security Service Portfolio
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5/17/2016  |  Post a comment
New set of services includes DDoS and firewall protection but is also designed to adapt to evolving threats.
Survey Shows Impact of Streaming Video Services
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5/17/2016  |  Post a comment
CSG Systems International survey reveals new trends in consumers' use of streaming video services.
Imagine Communications Unveils Unified Distribution Initiative
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5/17/2016  |  Post a comment
Unified Distribution Initiative intended to accelerate modernization of video service providers' networks.
Indonesia's Biznet Selects Amdocs Software
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5/16/2016  |  Post a comment
Operator turns to Amdocs to sort out its billing.
Imagine Converges Pay-TV & OTT
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5/16/2016  |  Post a comment
New unified distribution initiative from Imagine Communications is designed to converge pay-TV and OTT operations.
Nokia Bell Labs Boasts 10Gbit/s Symmetrical Using DOCSIS 3.1
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5/16/2016  |  Post a comment
Nokia Bell Labs claims world's first 10Gbit/s symmetrical data speeds over traditional cable access networks.
EdgeConneX Partners on Portland Cloud Data Hub
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5/16/2016  |  Post a comment
Working with Ciena, Megaport, Electric Lightwave and others, EdgeConneX opens regional cloud connection hub in greater Portland area.
Ixia’s Cornmesser Named to Power 100 List
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5/16/2016  |  Post a comment
Lori Cornmesser, VP of global channel sales at Ixia, was named to CRN's 2016 Power 100 of powerful women leaders across IT channel organizations.
AT&T to Acquire Quickplay Media
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5/16/2016  |  Post a comment
AT&T plans to acquire Quickplay Media, a specialist in powering over-the-top (OTT) video and TV Everywhere services.
Most NOA Consumers Considering Cutting Pay-TV Spending
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5/16/2016  |  Post a comment
Seventy-nine percent of North American consumers are considering reducing their pay-TV spending
RDK Expands Global Reach
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5/16/2016  |  Post a comment
More than 15 million devices running the RDK deployed by operators worldwide and growing.
Ericsson Rolls Out First Wi-Fi on Wheels
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5/16/2016  |  Post a comment
Customized Ford Transit 350 cargo van is outfitted with six WiFi access points.
Cisco & Roku Collaborate Team on Streaming Video Security
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5/16/2016  |  Post a comment
Collaboration to enable the Cisco VideoGuard Everywhere video service protection solution on Roku streaming players and Roku TVs.
Cisco Nears 100 CCAP Customers
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5/16/2016  |  Post a comment
A year after its launch of the cBR-8, Cisco reports nearly 100 customers for the CCAP device worldwide.
Amdocs Research: Viewers Want Unified Search
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5/16/2016  |  Post a comment
One aggregator to rule them all.
SeaChange Acquires DCC Labs, Sheds Staff
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5/13/2016  |  1 comment
SeaChange is reducing its own engineering and services staff while acquiring DCC Labs for its multiscreen software and services expertise.
Acacia Prices Its IPO
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5/13/2016  |  Post a comment
Provider of coherent optical interconnect products announces the pricing of an underwritten registered public offering of 4,500,000 shares of its common stock at a price of $23.00 per share.
RAD, Check Point Team Up on Cyber Security for Utility Networks
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5/13/2016  |  Post a comment
RAD and Check Point Software have teamed up to help utilities protect their operational networks from cyber security threats and comply with new directives, in part by eliminating RTU and SCADA equipment vulnerabilities.
Ciena Supports 4K Video & High-Speed Internet Services for Videotron
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5/12/2016  |  Post a comment
Quebec-based provider deploys Ciena's converged packet optical solution to upgrade its regional and backbone network.
Evolution Digital Brings Rovi Fan TV to eBOX
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5/12/2016  |  Post a comment
Evolution Digital's eBOX hybrid IP set-top now supports Rovi's Fan TV alongside the TiVo platform.
AirTies Launches 'Remote View' WiFi Monitoring
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5/12/2016  |  Post a comment
New cloud-based system for monitoring in-home WiFi performance is an offshoot of AirTies' managed WiFi solution for the cable market.
Vodafone, TM Forum & Huawei Join Efforts to Publish Open API MAP
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5/11/2016  |  Post a comment
For the Global TM Forum, Vodafone Group Plc confirmed that they would, jointly with TM Forum and Huawei, publish the Open API Map.
Verizon Teams With Actifio for Cloud Backup
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5/11/2016  |  Post a comment
Verizon Enterprise Solutions is debuting a new cloud backup service in partnership with Actifio.
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Getting Somewhere With TV Everywhere

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Comcast's Vito Forlenza describes the progress his company is making with TV Everywhere and the challenges that remain.
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Cisco's Innovations in Cable

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Some of the high points from this year's Leading Lights awards dinner at the Hotel Ella in Austin, Texas.
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Light Reading Hall of Fame 2016

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Find out who has been welcomed into Light Reading's Hall of Fame this year.
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ZTE showcased its new ICT solutions at TM Forum in Nice.
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Gamma's MD on the Emergence of UC2

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Gamma Communications Managing Director David Macfarlane believes the unified communications (UC) market has reached a tipping point.
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The Ultimate 5-Minute Guide to Digital Customer Engagement

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In this short video, you will hear all about how Digital Customer Engagement is the key to meeting customer expectations, keeping them happy, and maximizing revenue. VP Product & Marketing at Pontis, Ofer Razon, breaks down for ...
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NFV in 2016: Part 1 – NFV Use Cases Get Real

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Consensus is building around the key use cases for NFV, including managed IP services at the network edge and on customer premises, which can generate new revenues from enterprises/SMBs and consumers; Evolved Packet Core to support LTE migration; and adjacent technologies, such as TAS and IMS, to support VoLTE and next-generation charging and policy control ...
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Nokia's Steve Vogelsang on NFV – Part 3

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Steve Vogelsang discusses the challenges of operational transformation and how Nokia helps its customers. Join Steve at the Big Communications Event in Austin the morning of May 24, on his keynote and optical networking panel.
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Level 3: Why UC Is In Demand

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Andrew Edison, Level 3's senior VP of sales, EMEA region, talks about the drivers of growth in the unified communications services market.
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ARM's OPNFV Action

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At the ARM booth at MWC 2016, Joe Kidder and Bob Monkman speak to Light Reading about OPNFV and their upcoming action.
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Nokia's Steve Vogelsang on NFV – Part 2

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Steve Vogelsang gives advice to service providers on how to move to NFV. Join Steve at the Big Communications Event in Austin the morning of May 24, on his keynote and optical networking panel.
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