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Packet Design Boasts Bumper Year
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2/5/2016  |  Post a comment
Packet Design boasts 36% increase in bookings year-over-year, driven by 43% growth in new license bookings.
SCTE/ISBE Plan DOCSIS 3.1 Boot Camp
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Technicians, field engineers... prepare to suffer.
Lumentum Reports Fiscal Q2
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2/4/2016  |  Post a comment
Optical components vendor reports an increase in revenues and operating profits for its fiscal second quarter that ended Dec. 26 2015.
Technicolor Pulls Out of HEVC Advance
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Pricing changes weren't enough to keep Technicolor in the HEVC Advance patent pool.
Ericsson Enhances Multiple Product Lines
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Swedish vendor trumpets pre-MWC product tweaks.
Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Jasper Technologies for IoT
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Jasper provides a cloud platform to allow enterprises and service providers to connect and manage IoT devices.
Ericsson Develops Industry Patent Licensing Plan for IoT
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Ericsson is creating an independent industry patent licensing market place for the Internet of Things (IoT) sector.
Telcos Team Up With Global Network Initiative
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Seven global telcos join with GNI to promote and advance freedom of expression and privacy around the world.
EC Proposes Unified Spectrum Strategy for 5G
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Commission proposes a balanced long-term approach for the use of the ultra-high frequency (UHF) band (470-790MHz).
Versa, EMC Validate 'vCPE in a Box' Offer
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Versa tested and validated the interoperability of its FlexVNF software on EMC's NFVi platform.
Viavi Reports Fiscal Q2
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Revenues of $232.1 million are up by 2.5% compared with a year ago and operating margins have improved.
Former Int'l Rectifier CEO to Head Viavi
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Oleg Khaykin takes over as CEO of the company, replacing Richard Belluzzo, who had been running Viavi on an interim basis.
Amdocs Reports Fiscal Q1
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Revenues of $922 million were up 1.7% from a year earlier.
MStar Extends Partnership With Conax
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MStar extends partnership with Conax to include highly robust system on chip (SoCs), utilizing Conax's comprehensive cardless security technology.
O2 Wins Big at Women in IT Awards
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Jennifer Rigby, head of IT Channels and Innovation at O2, won the IT Transformation of the Year Award for leading the tech behind a CEM transformation project.
ZTE to Unveil OTN for Fronthaul at MWC
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2/2/2016  |  1 comment
New offering can support 60G of bandwidth, multiple service access points, connects BBU and RRU to CPRI interface.
Midokura Beefs Up OpenStack Tools for Network Virtualization
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Midokura Enterprise MidoNet 5.0 is scalable virtualization software designed for IaaS clouds; the new version adds tools for OpenStack operators.
Synoptek Buys EarthLink's IT Services Biz
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2/1/2016  |  Post a comment
Global IT managed service provider Synoptek LLC has purchased EarthLink's IT services business, acquiring 210 employees and about 1,700 small to midsized business customers for its managed services offerings.
Frontier Picks Viavi Testing Solutions
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2/1/2016  |  Post a comment
Frontier intends to deploy Viavi's EtherAssure throughout its network to provide end-to-end services activation testing and ongoing performance management.
Dish Expands Hopper 3 to All US
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In the coming weeks, Hopper 3 will launch the Netflix app and integrate Netflix titles into its universal search results.
Federated Wireless Raises $22M
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Funds will be used to accelerate the development of the cloud-hosted Spectrum Access System based on the company's CINQ Platform, among other things.
Telenor to Buy Tapad for $360M
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Nordic operator splashes $360 million on US-based analytics firm.
Court Finds in Nokia's Favor in Patent Arbitration
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International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce issues its award for the binding arbitration between Nokia and Samsung.
Ericsson Claims 100 Operator Users for Radio Dot
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Sichuan Mobile, the largest mobile communications operator in western China, became Ericsson's 100th Radio Dot System operator.
ComScore Completes Merger with Rentrak
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Merger creates a new giant in media measurement.
Roku Launches Hybrid Pay-TV Platform
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New solution powers Sky's NOW TV box with linear TV and OTT streaming.
BT Unveils New Structure
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With mobile operator EE now part of the family, BT has restructured its business units, which now total six.
BT Reports Fiscal Q3
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BT reported an increase in revenues and margins for the third fiscal quarter that ended Dec. 31 2015.
enet Launches Rural Gigabit Network in Ireland
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1/29/2016  |  1 comment
Irish premier launches enet's 1Gbit/s rural FTTH project.
China Mobile Completes IoT Tests With ZTE
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Becomes first company to complete tests set up by Dept. of Big Data and IT Technology, China Mobile Research Institute for Internet of Things (IOT) docking and interoperability.
Bell Canada Deploys Nokia's Core Router
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1/29/2016  |  Post a comment
Nokia and Bell Canada launch terabit-speed metro network performance to support consumer and business customers.
Facebook Adds Live Video Sharing
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New Periscope competitor rolls out globally over the next few weeks.
T-Mobile Credits Binge On for Video Uptick
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In less than three months since launch, T-Mobile customers on qualifying data plans are already watching more than twice the video than before from the free services with Binge On.
BT Wholesale Boss Quits
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BT Wholesale CEO Nigel Stagg is leaving BT after 36 years with the operator.
Amazon.com Announces Q4 Sales up 22% to $35.7B
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1/28/2016  |  Post a comment
AWS helped drive growth, with expansion in Asia/Pacific and new services going online.
FCC: Rural Broadband Progress Slowing
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1/28/2016  |  11 comments
Latest broadband report shows 17% of rural residents still can't get broadband and the gap only narrowed by 3% next year.
Mitel Unveils New Mobile Enterprise Tools
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Mitel bolsters its mobile enterprise portfolio with new applications and cloud services.
SAP Awarded Gender Equality Certification
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1/28/2016  |  1 comment
SAP North America is the first technology company in the US to be awarded the Economic Dividends for Gender Equality (EDGE) certificate.
Startup Starry Plans Nationwide Fixed Wireless Network
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1/28/2016  |  1 comment
Aereo founder is at it again.
Juniper Reports $4.9B 2015 Revenue, up 5%
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1/27/2016  |  Post a comment
Quarterly revenues were $1.3 billion, up 20% year-over-year.
Global Capacity Expands Ethernet Nationally
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Expansion of Ethernet-over-copper solutions will deliver from 1 Mbit/s up to 100 Mbit/s access,including private line, VoIP and other services.
Sprint Boasts Best Postpaid Adds in Three Years
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1/27/2016  |  1 comment
The highest net additions in three years at 366,000, the lowest-ever postpaid churn for a third quarter at 1.62%, and the highest postpaid net ports on record.
TDC Upgrades to Gigabit Broadband With Huawei
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Huawei upgrades TDC's coaxial network so that it can deliver broadband speeds of up to 1 Gbit/s.
Ericsson Reports Q4, Full-Year Results
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Helped by currency exchange fluctuations, Ericsson reports an increase in its fourth quarter and full year revenues for 2015.
AT&T Reports Fourth Quarter, Full Year
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1/26/2016  |  Post a comment
AT&T caps strong year with 2.8 million wireless net adds and double-digit growth in revenues.
New IP Agency Launches With Massive Industry Support
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1/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Service providers Deutsche Telekom, Cox Communications, Time Warner Cable, XO Communications plus major IP vendors part of initial set of members.
Big Switch Goes Freemium
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1/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Announces updates to its Big Monitoring Fabric and Big Cloud Fabric, and introduces Community Edition.
Comcast Business Unveils WiFi Solution for SMBs & Enterprises
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1/26/2016  |  Post a comment
WiFi Pro is designed and built for a wide range of businesses such as SMBs and enterprise branch locations.
Conklin-Intracom & Beehive Broadband Power TV Anywhere Solution
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1/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Implementation of TV anywhere video services at Utah-based Beehive Broadband to support a local university campus.
Appear TV Aids Rostelecom With Regional IP Programming
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1/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Appear TV selected by Russian operator Rostelecom to support the live IP transmission for its macro-regional branch, Volga.
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Charlie Ashton of Wind River presents the keynote at Light Reading's 2020 Vision executive summit in Dublin.
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CEO Chat With Mike Aquino

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The former CEO of Overture Networks, Mike Aquino, discusses why truly open virtualization solutions provide service providers with the greatest choice.
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MWC: Buckle Up for 5G & the IIoT

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This year's Mobile World Congress looks set to be a 5G land grab and a chance to get down and dirty with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) – but what will the 5G discussions actually be about?
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Case Study: Building China's Next-Gen TV Networks

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With over 2 billion viewers worldwide, Shenzhen Media Group is one of China's largest content producers. By partnering with Huawei and Sobey, SZMG was able to modernize media operations with the Converged News Center, a production studio that is a model for next-generation workflows.
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Quad Channel Modulator Driver with 46 Gbaud Capability from MACOM

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MACOM's MAOM-003427 is the industry's first surface-mount modulator driver with 46 Gbaud capability to support next generation 200G and 400G applications.
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Video Infographic: Validating Cisco's NFV Infrastructure

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We all know that the network of the future will be virtual, but when will virtual become a reality? This video infographic covers the four key areas in which Light Reading, in partnership with EANTC, tested Cisco's NFV infrastructure: performance, reliability, multi-service capabilities and single pane of glass management.

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CEO Chat With Phil McKinney, CableLabs

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At CES in Las Vegas, we met with Phil McKinney, CEO of CableLabs. Phil provides an update on the rollout of DOCSIS 3.1, his views on the future of open source and how consumer interest in virtual reality could affect network traffic.
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Ericsson CTO on the Changing Telecom Market

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At CES 2015, CTO of Ericsson, Ulf Ewaldsson, sits down with CEO of Light Reading, Steve Saunders, to discuss the changing telecom market, the new partnership with Cisco and the future of the telecom industry.
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Ireland's Data Dream

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Host In Ireland president Gary Connolly tells Light Reading's Steve Saunders about the role Ireland is playing in hosting data for the world's largest organizations.
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Brocade Keynote: Transitioning to the New IP

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At 2020 Vision in Dublin, Andrew Coward, VP of Service Provider Strategy at Brocade, presents the transition to the New IP.
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