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ZTE Helps Velcom Build Fully Virtualized Core
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1/18/2017  |  Post a comment
All legacy core network components were migrated to a fully virtualized platform on OpenStack based NFV and standard hardware.
M1, Huawei Claim 35Gbit/s Link in 5G Test
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1/18/2017  |  Post a comment
Singapore operator M1 and Huawei say they hit 35Gbit/s transmission speeds in a recent 5G lab trial.
Brocade Lands NFV Deal at China Mobile
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1/18/2017  |  Post a comment
China Mobile is to deploy a Brocade NFV software appliance as part of its broader virtualization rollout.
Qualcomm Hits Back at FTC Complaint
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1/18/2017  |  Post a comment
Qualcomm believes the complaint is based on a flawed legal theory and misconceptions about the mobile industry.
Canadian Pay-TV Providers & Manufacturers Strike Set-Top Energy Deal
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1/17/2017  |  Post a comment
It is expected that total annual energy consumption in Canada will be reduced and annual carbon dioxide emissions will be cut by over 100,000 tonnes as a result of the agreement.
Cybersecurity Veteran Launches Security Community
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1/17/2017  |  Post a comment
Marketing platform connects the global cybersecurity community with business leaders and the industry ecosystem to collaborate and share insights.
Italy's Retelit to Deploy Coriant's 100G Gear
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1/17/2017  |  Post a comment
Will support end-to-end delivery of high-capacity, low-latency services on its recently expanded fiber optic infrastructure.
Masergy Hooks Up Huisman
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1/17/2017  |  Post a comment
Netherlands-based Huisman has selected the company to connect its global locations via its hybrid WAN solution and Software Defined Platform.
Viaccess-Orca Acquires BigHill
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1/17/2017  |  Post a comment
French video security and delivery specialist Viaccess-Orca is acquiring Finnish mobile TV app startup BigHill.
China Mobile, Ericsson Strike IoT Agreement
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1/16/2017  |  Post a comment
The Ericsson Device Connection Platform will be used to manage Internet of Things connections and provide a unified service for global customers.
Huawei, China Unicom Test FDD-Based Massive MIMO
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1/16/2017  |  Post a comment
Achieved peak network rate of 697.3 Mbit/s, 4.8 times that of traditional FDD LTE, claims vendor.
Vodafone Hutchison Australia to Transform Core, IP Networks With Ericsson & Cisco
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1/16/2017  |  Post a comment
Partners land deal to virtualize the Australian operator's core and IP networks.
Börje Ekholm Becomes Ericsson CEO
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1/16/2017  |  Post a comment
Ericsson's new CEO takes the reins.
Level 3 Opens Asia-Pac Security Scrubbing Centers
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1/15/2017  |  Post a comment
Three new centers will avert DDoS attacks originating in the AsiaPac region while reducing latency introduced by backhauling traffic to US.
EdgeConneX Puts Megaport SDN Fabric in Data Centers Nationwide
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1/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Megaport Elastic Interconnection will let EdgeConneX to offer greater range of high-speed connectivity services from its edge data centers.
Amdocs Aids Linux Foundation in Open Source ECOMP
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1/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Software vendor will contribute key modules to accelerate open source availability of ECOMP, which it helped AT&T develop.
Amazon to Add 100,000 US Jobs in 18 Months
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1/13/2017  |  3 comments
Company plans to grow its full-time US-based workforce from 180,000 in 2016 to over 280,000 by mid-2018.
Comcast Connects to Microsoft Cloud
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1/12/2017  |  Post a comment
Comcast adds access to Microsoft Cloud for business customers.
CloudGenix Strikes Distribution Deal With CNSG
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1/12/2017  |  Post a comment
CloudGenix hopes partnership will accelerate its business development.
Idaho Regional Optic Network Picks ECI's Apollo Packet-Optical Platform
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1/12/2017  |  Post a comment
IRON upgrades its network infrastructure with ECI's Apollo packet-optical transport solution.
Sandvine Reports Q4, Full-Year Results
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1/12/2017  |  Post a comment
Clocks up $27 million in revenues, $2 million in net income.
LG U+ Deploys Juniper's Virtual Routing Solution
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1/12/2017  |  Post a comment
LG U+ rolls out Korea's first-ever carrier-grade virtual routing deployment as part of a broad infrastructure solution.
Ericsson, China Mobile Collaborate on Cloud RAN
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1/12/2017  |  Post a comment
Ericsson hoping for 'more technique fruitifications' from the joint effort.
Telenor Unveils Reorg, Shakes Up Top Team
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1/12/2017  |  Post a comment
Changes afoot in executive management team and organizational structure at Norwegian group.
Verizon, SevOne Join Forces for SD-WAN Visibility
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1/11/2017  |  Post a comment
Verizon and SevOne are joining forces to deliver added levels of visibility into the performance of SD-WAN services.
Shaw Takes X1 Live With BlueSky TV
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1/11/2017  |  Post a comment
Shaw is launching BlueSky TV today powered by Comcast's X1 platform.
Numerex Sacks Its CEO
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1/11/2017  |  Post a comment
Kenneth Gayron, the chief financial officer, will assume the additional role of interim CEO.
SSW Brokers New Satellite Capacity Deal, Acquires French Service Provider
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Specialist in rural and last-mile broadband agrees new commercial contract with one of its key suppliers of satellite capacity, SES Techcom Services,
Ciena Announces 3 Deals, 2 for DCI
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1/10/2017  |  Post a comment
QTS Realty Trust, Equinix and Southern Cross Cable all turn to Ciena for solutions, including DCI and Blue Planet V-LAN.
Women Who Tech Announces AI Startup Finalists
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1/10/2017  |  Post a comment
Non-profit chooses 10 female-led startups in the artificial intelligence and virtual reality space that will be competing to win $50,000 cash and more at Google next month.
PTCL to Use Viptela for SD-WAN
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1/10/2017  |  Post a comment
Partnership to deploy SD-WAN infrastructures for businesses and service providers in Pakistan.
Ericsson, Cisco Land IP Deal at Telefonica Guatemala
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Ericsson and Cisco to modernize IP network for Telefonica Guatemala.
Polycom Appoints Billie Hartless Chief HR Officer
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1/9/2017  |  1 comment
Hartless joins CEO Mary McDowell and CFO Laura Durr in helping to create a C-suite that is 27% female at Polycom.
CenturyLink Buys Seal Consulting for SAP Support
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1/9/2017  |  Post a comment
CenturyLink announces purchase of Seal Consulting for an undisclosed amount to add its SAP solutions and expertise to what it offers to its enterprise cloud services customers.
ZTE Joins the 5G Automotive Association (5GAA)
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1/9/2017  |  Post a comment
Chinese giant on the lookout for partners in the connected car game.
Di Palma to Direct BroadSoft's Sales Operations
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1/9/2017  |  Post a comment
Unified communications specialist sends for Dino.
VeEX Launches WiFi Test Module
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1/9/2017  |  Post a comment
VeEX has added the WiFi Air Expert Module to its MTTplus Modular Test Platform.
Flatiron, Birchbox Offer Scholarships for Female Devs
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1/6/2017  |  Post a comment
Birchbox and the Flatiron School join forces to offer $100,000 in scholarship funding to 25 women to partake in its Online Web Developer for half the price.
CES News: MaxLinear TV, MoCA Design Wins
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1/6/2017  |  Post a comment
Two-channel ATSC Air HDTV provides cord cutters with access to 200 over-the-air channels.
ThinkAnalytics Previews ThinkMarketing Platform
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1/6/2017  |  Post a comment
Integrates search, recommendations and editorial campaigns with analytics to deliver actionable insights on the fly.
Nokia OZO Partners With Youku on VR Content
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1/6/2017  |  Post a comment
Newly launched OZO Player SDK to be integrated into Youku's apps and online platform.
Infinera's SDN Software Joins OpenDaylight Program
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1/6/2017  |  Post a comment
The Infinera Xceed Software Suite (Xceed) is the first optical transport software-defined networking (SDN) solution to join the 'Powered by OpenDaylight' program.
Netgear Shows Off at CES 2017
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1/6/2017  |  Post a comment
Netgear is showing off a range of products at CES, including the CM1000, its DOCSIS 3.1 cable modem that is certified by Comcast and Cox.
Comcast & Zen Ecosystems Partner on Smart Homes
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1/5/2017  |  Post a comment
Best-in-class Zen thermostat to join Xfinity Home’s family of core devices.
Cisco Launches Infinite Video Platform Labs
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1/5/2017  |  Post a comment
Cisco introduces infinite video platform labs.
Comcast Announces Video Help for Content Providers
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1/5/2017  |  Post a comment
Comcast Technology Solutions announces enterprise-to-enterprise solution for multi-platform, direct-to-consumer experiences.
ZTE Tests 'Pre5G' Massive MIMO Solution With China Telecom, China Unicom
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1/5/2017  |  Post a comment
Solution introduces Massive MIMO to FDD-LTE networks, which make up 85% of the world's LTE networks.
VMware Joins OPEN-O
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1/5/2017  |  Post a comment
NFVi provider expands its reach by joining open source MANO initiative, the second it has opted into.
ARRIS & Intel Security Unveil Portfolio of Cyber Secure Home Network Devices
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1/4/2017  |  Post a comment
Secure Home Gateway portfolio delivers leading broadband and security to all devices connected to the home network.
AT&T Launches Data Sharing Platform Indigo
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1/4/2017  |  Post a comment
AT&T Network 3.0 Indigo is a major push to create a trusted environment where organizations can share data and collaborate on analytics.
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Cisco's Conrad Clemson, recently promoted to head up the company's Service Provider Apps & Platforms developments, talks to Light Reading's Founder and CEO Steve Saunders about how he's bringing cloud video, mobile and virtualization together to empower network operators.
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Six different communications service providers join to debate their visions of the future CSP, following a landmark presentation from AT&T on its massive virtualization efforts and a look back on where the telecom industry has been and where it's going from two industry veterans.
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Cisco's Cloud Scale Networking: Automation, Virtualization & Simplification

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Cisco's Sanjeev Mervana outlines the latest innovations in networking technology at CES 2017 in Las Vegas.
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ADVA Talks Innovation & the Future of Networking

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Ray Le Maistre and Christoph Glingener, CTO of ADVA Optical Networking, discuss the current state of the industry, cooperation and collaboration, open innovation and the future of networking.
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Cisco's Infinite Video Platform

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Cisco's Infinite Video Platform allows service providers to deliver broadcast-quality video over IP networks. Infinite video supports many devices, from 4K TVs to tablets to game consoles. Join Cisco's Rajeev Raman for a brief tour and live demo.
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Masergy: Ability to Adapt Key for NFV

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Speaking at Light Reading's 2020 Vision in Rome, Masergy's VP, Global Technology, Ray Watson, said agility is key to providing the mix and match NFV-based services that are driving business for the managed service provider today.
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Equinix: The Data Explosion

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At Light Reading's 2020 Vision in Rome, Eric Schwartz, president of EMEA, Equinix, talked about how Equinix is helping its customers manage the influx of data today, and how it's preparing for a future filled with millions of connected IoT devices.
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Heavy Reading: The Changing Data Center Landscape

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At Light Reading's 2020 Vision event in Rome, Heavy Reading's Senior Analyst Roz Roseboro talks about how virtualization is impacting data center evolution and how that evolution is affecting the relationship between service providers, data center operators and public cloud providers.
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Boingo: Prepping for Millions of Devices

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At Light Reading's 2020 Vision in Rome, Boingo's CTO Derek Peterson discusses how wireless operators will address the needs of low-bandwidth and high-bandwidth apps at the same time, the need for more MHz, the impact of IoT and more.
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Comcast Shows Off Gig Gateway at CES

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With its largest presence at CES in years, Comcast took the wraps off its long-awaited gigabit gateway and a new platform for managing the home WiFi network. Light Reading Senior Editor Mari Silbey sat down with EVP Chris Satchell to discuss the latest Comcast advance, and met with VP of Product Strategy and Development Andrea Peiro to walk through a demo of the ...
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Colt: End-to-End Key for 2017

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At Light Reading's 2020 Vision Executive Summit in Rome, Nico Fischbach of Colt said having a multi-carrier, end-to-end service proposition is going to be key for 2017 -- and SD-WAN is instrumental in making it happen.
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Cisco's Clemson on Mobile Cloud Video

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Cisco's Conrad Clemson, recently promoted to head up the company's Service Provider Apps & Platforms developments, talks to Light Reading's Founder and CEO Steve Saunders about how he's bringing cloud video, mobile and virtualization together to empower network operators. "If you think about where we're going… whether it's a mobile application, or a video ...
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VMware Telco NFV Solutions – Preparing for 5G & IOT

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Shekar Ayyar, EVP & Corporate Strategy/General Manager of Telco for VMware, discusses VMware's Telco NFV solutions role and foundation for the Imminent Arrival of 5G & IOT.
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Heavy Reading: Big Video to Disrupt

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At Light Reading's 2020 Vision Executive Summit in Rome, Heavy Reading's Adi Kishore talks about the challenges of managing and monetizing bandwidth-intensive video, and how service providers will need to transform their networks to cope with the big video explosion.
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