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ETSI Completes LTE Mission-Critical Push to Talk Interop Tests
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6/26/2017  |  Post a comment
TCCA to deliver vendor certification process for LTE mission-critical products and applications.
Verimatrix Buys MiriMON Technology & Development Team
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6/23/2017  |  Post a comment
Real-time collection of secure data at the device level recognized as key to analytics competitive differentiation.
Telus, Huawei Boast 3GPP-Oriented 5G Pilot
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6/23/2017  |  Post a comment
Canadian operator Telus and Chinese vendor Huawei have deployed a 3GPP-oriented network at the operator's '5G Living Lab' facility.
AT&T Hosts Teen Cybersecurity Training Camps
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6/22/2017  |  Post a comment
AT&T is teaming up with the Air Force Association to host "CyberCamps" to teach teens basic cybersecurity skills and promote STEM fields.
du Runs 700MBit/s Massive MIMO Trial
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6/22/2017  |  Post a comment
In preparation for the 5G future, du becomes the first telco in the UAE to perform massive MIMO field trial.
Comcast Business Finalizes Fiber Network Expansion in New Haven
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6/22/2017  |  Post a comment
Nearly $1.7 million investment to expand high-performance network provides Connecticut businesses with Ethernet, Internet, WiFi, voice and video services.
NCTI Announces New Strategic Partnerships
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6/22/2017  |  Post a comment
Agreements with Warriors4Wireless and The Learning Alliance will bolster the company's programs that augment operators' current training and development programs.
Huawei & IDC Jointly Issue Cloud Enterprise Communications White Paper
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6/22/2017  |  Post a comment
Paper conveys the evolution trends of cloud enterprise communications, market space, application value, and other key information on the industry.
Low Latency Underpins Carrier's Ability to Compete & Succeed in Vertical Markets – Ovum
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6/21/2017  |  Post a comment
Report points out that low latency networks have become the first choice of more and more enterprise customers.
Coriant Lowers DCI Power
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6/21/2017  |  1 comment
Coriant sets industry benchmark for low power consumption with ultra-green 400G Groove solution.
GTT Buys Perseus for $37.5 Million
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6/21/2017  |  Post a comment
Acquisition will strengthen GTT's standing with financial and eCommerce companies.
Lightower Focusing on East Coast Cable Landings
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6/21/2017  |  Post a comment
Company pledging to increase fiber connectivity to cable landing stations on the US Eastern Coast.
Calix Claims G.fast Certification First
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6/21/2017  |  Post a comment
Company claims first two end-to-end solutions to meet Broadband Forum's new G.fast certification requirements.
Huawei Launches New Metro MS-OTN Product to Enable OTN-to-CO Simplified Optical Networks
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6/21/2017  |  Post a comment
New solution intended to simplify optical networks, enabling carriers to meet growing bandwidth demand driven by video and mobile data services.
nbn Selects Coriant CloudWave Optics
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6/21/2017  |  Post a comment
Australian network scales up with Coriant.
EdgeConneX, Megaport Expand US Partnership
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6/20/2017  |  Post a comment
Companies team to offer elastic inter-connectivity services in three more of EdgeConneX's US markets.
ZTE Launches E-OTN Solution for Faster 5G Deployment
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6/20/2017  |  Post a comment
The ZXMP M721 CX66A has high integration, large capacity, intelligence and energy-saving design with low deployment cost, says the vendor.
Sprint to Keynote at Light Reading's LTE Advanced Pro Breakfast at Mobile World Congress Americas
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6/20/2017  |  Post a comment
LTE-A Pro, Gigabit LTE and 5G up for debate and discussion at content-packed breakfast set for San Francisco, California, September 13.
Huawei Releases Mesh Backbone Network Solution
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6/20/2017  |  Post a comment
Solution designed to enable operators to deliver ultra-high bandwidth, meeting the demands of enterprises, Internet content providers (ICPs) and cloud services.
Evolution Digital Reaches Agreement With GCI to Deploy eVUE-TV
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6/20/2017  |  Post a comment
GCI is the fifteenth operator to sign on for eVUE-TV
AT&T NetBond Adds AWS Direct Connect Bundles
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6/20/2017  |  Post a comment
NetBond for Cloud lets users bypass the public internet to sescurely connect to SaaS providers via AWS Direct Connect.
Cedexis Announces Integration With NGINX Plus
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6/20/2017  |  Post a comment
DevOps teams can now optimize application availability and latency in real time using monitoring data from the entire delivery path.
Charter's Rutledge to Keynote Cable-Tec Expo 2017
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6/20/2017  |  Post a comment
Will share his views on the future of cable and how network innovation will be a significant contributor to business results.
NTT Takes SD-WAN Footprint to 190 Countries
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6/20/2017  |  Post a comment
Japanese telecom giant says its global network is 100% software-defined enabling the largest SD-WAN footprint.
Arista Expands Universal Spine & Leaf Platforms
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6/19/2017  |  Post a comment
Offers new software and hardware for the Arista R-Series platforms.
Huawei Unveils Mesh Backbone Network Solution at NGON 2017
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6/19/2017  |  Post a comment
Huawei has unveiled what it claims is the first commercial Optical Cross-Connect and Optical Transport Network (OXC+OTN) cluster mesh backbone network solution.
Enea, Marvell & PicoCluster Announce World's Most Compact OPNFV Pharos Lab
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6/16/2017  |  Post a comment
NFV PicoPod to enhance accessibility of NFV platforms and further advance development of ARM-based NFV software.
Gartner Forecasts Worldwide Cloud-Based Security Services to Grow 21% in 2017
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6/15/2017  |  Post a comment
Cloud-based security services will be worth $9 billion in 2020.
Verizon Makes Hosted Services Pay-As-You-Go
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6/15/2017  |  Post a comment
New SDN-based service models gives enterprises greater flexibility.
Conviva Raises $40M in New Funding Round
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6/15/2017  |  Post a comment
Video measurement company Conviva will use new funding to expand globally.
Radware Survey: C-Suite Trusts AI for Security
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6/15/2017  |  Post a comment
Annual survey of top executives globally shows growing support for AI and machine learning over human skills.
TiVo Report Details OTT Viewing Trends
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6/15/2017  |  Post a comment
More 3,100 customers contributed to the survey.
Altice USA Debuts Premium Support Services
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6/15/2017  |  Post a comment
Altice is now offering premium-level customer support packages to US subscribers.
MetTel Launches First IoT Single SIM
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6/15/2017  |  1 comment
Cloud-connected chip securely tracks products, connects devices and addresses real-time supply issues with largest network of 650+ carriers in 165 countries.
New Field Engineer Marketplace Aims to Solve Supply & Demand Engineer Gap
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6/14/2017  |  Post a comment
Available now as an app on the App Store and Google Play, the new on-demand workforce model connects service providers and freelance field engineers.
Nokia Unleashes Its FP4 Chip for IP Routing
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6/14/2017  |  1 comment
Nokia catalyzes the next chapter of the Internet, innovations deliver massive performance and heightened security needed for cloud and machine era.
Nokia & Technicolor Announce Immersive VR Content Creation Deal
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6/14/2017  |  Post a comment
Nokia and Technicolor announce immersive VR content creation partnership.
MoCA Introduces New Broadband Access Spec
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6/14/2017  |  Post a comment
Leveraging its inherent strengths in high performance and high reliability, the Multimedia over Coax Alliance is introducing MoCA Access.
Aricent's Intelligent Switching Solution Scales for Mega Datacenters
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6/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Aricent's Intelligent Switching Solution delivers datacenter fabric architectures with Marvell's Prestera 98CX84xx family of packet processors.
ZTE to Undertake 5G Trial With SoftBank
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6/13/2017  |  Post a comment
ZTE and SoftBank announce 5G trial in Tokyo.
Infinera Unveils XTM II for Cloud Scale Metro Packet-Optical Applications
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6/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Infinera unveiled today the XTM II, a next-generation packet-optical platform delivering rich Layer 0, Layer 1 and Layer 2 services with high density, low latency and low power consumption.
Cox WiFi Goes Wide in All Markets
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6/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Final market launches for Cox's Panoramic WiFi service include Las Vegas, Phoenix and Tucson.
Light Reading's NFV & Carrier SDN Event Tracks Heartbeat of Virtualization Movement
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6/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Two days of real-world answers to virtualization challenges from industry leaders returns to Denver on Sept. 27-28.
Ooyala Study Finds Long-Form Video Now Most Popular Content Regardless of Screen Size
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6/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Long-form content now represents the majority of time spent watching video across all screen sizes, at 63%.
Nagra Sees Latin American Pay-TV Industry Growth Coming
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6/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Latest research highlights substantial growth in pay-TV across Latin America, driven by economic development, increasing broadband penetration, convergence of pay-TV and broadband services, and developments in pay-TV propositions.
Verizon Completes $4.5B Deal for Yahoo
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6/13/2017  |  1 comment
Yahoo joins AOL at Verizon to form a new subsidiary, Oath.
Shaw Sells ViaWest to Peak 10
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6/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Deal worth $1.6 billion nets nifty profit for Shaw and creates major data center player for North American market.
CenturyLink Teams With Cisco on Enterprise Unified Monitoring
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6/13/2017  |  Post a comment
CenturyLink Managed Enterprise with Cisco Meraki gives enterprises a single dashboard for monitoring WiFi, security, SD-WAN and more.
Ericsson Wheels Out Annual Mobility Report
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6/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Latest edition foresees 2.6 billion new mobile broadband subscribers will be added through 2022 – averaging to more than 1 million each day.
Nokia's AirScale Supports Low & High 5G Frequency Bands
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6/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Demonstrations to also show how 5G in lower bands will enable fast, cost-efficient wide area coverage, says vendor.
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Technology becomes a "shiny object" unless it's properly focused on solving business needs for enterprise customers, says Bill Grubbs, network solutions architect for CenturyLink. He explains to Light Reading why SD-WAN deployments have to be tailored to specific needs – and more.
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Versa CEO Kelly Ahuja discusses with Carol Wilson the current status and trends in the SD-WAN market, Versa's innovation around building a software platform with broad contextualization, and the advantages that startups can bring to the SD-WAN market.
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Ovum's Dario Talmesio on 5G in Europe

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At 5G World 2017, Dario Talmesio, principal analyst and practice leader on Ovum's fixed and mobile telecoms European team, explains the emerging trends amongst European operators as they prepare for 5G.
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Putting Power on a Pedestal

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ARRIS's John Ulm says a major accomplishment of SCTE•ISBE's Energy 2020 program is increased focus on power cost and consumption, including inclusion of energy requirements in operators' RFPs and RFIs.
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Gigabit Access: The Last-Mile Pipe for All Future Services

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A Gigabit access platform being deployed today must be able to deliver all types of services to an increasing number of devices. A non-blocking architecture is necessary to support the ever-increasing growth in bandwidth demand. The Huawei Gigabit access solution is based on a distributed design that is fully scalable to deliver a unprecedented performance.
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Key Factors to Successfully Deploy an SD-WAN Service

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As service providers transition their SD-WAN solution from trials and limited deployments into production at large scale, there are important considerations to successfully operationalize these solutions and realize their full potential, without adding complexity, introducing uncertainty or disrupting current business operations. Sunil Khandekar, CEO and Founder ...
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IoT Solutions: Rational Exuberance

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IoT solutions are morphing from hype into viable business opportunities. Huawei has the platform and ecosystem support to help carriers successfully address new business opportunities in the IoT space.
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Realizing ICN as a Network Slice for Mobile Data Distribution

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Network slicing in 5G allows the potential introduction of new network architectures such as Information-centric Networks (ICN) as a slice, managed over a shared pool of compute, storage and bandwidth resource. Services over an ICN slice can benefit from many architectural features such as Name Based Networking, Security, Multicasting, Multi-homing, Mobility, ...
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Ovum's Mike Roberts on 5G Uptake

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Mike Roberts, research director for Ovum's service provider markets group, explains why he has boosted his 5G subscriptions forecast.
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AT&T's Hubbard on Intersection of SD-WAN & MPLS

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Rick Hubbard, SVP of Network Product Management for AT&T Business Solutions, discusses how AT&T's approach to SD-WAN fits in with its overall virtualization strategy, explains how SD-WAN can improve enterprise customers' use of the cloud and addresses the intersection of SD-WAN and MPLS.
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