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Huawei Reports 40% Rise in H1 Revenues
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7/25/2016  |  Post a comment
Huawei revenues for the first half of 2016 hit 245.5 billion Yuan Renminbi, a 40% year-on-year increase.
Net Insight Reports Q2 Growth
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7/22/2016  |  Post a comment
Net sales increased by 42% with an operating margin of 9%.
Bezeq Trials Adtran's G.fast Tech
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7/22/2016  |  Post a comment
Trial involves a mix of copper loop lengths and Internet speeds delivered on Adtran's architecture.
Telenor Picks Ranplan for Small Cell & HetNet Planning
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7/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Ranplan has worked closely with the Telenor wireless network team based in Belgrade.
Orange Poland Tests 1.5 Tbit/s Link Over 870km With Nokia
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7/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Orange Poland and Nokia set new capacity-distance record with 1.5Tbit/s superchannel transmitted over 870km between Warsaw and Wroclaw.
CenturyLink Lights 200 Gbit/s of Transatlantic Capacity
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7/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Provisioning of secure and reliable capacity on the next-generation subsea fiber optic network will support CenturyLink's US-to-Europe broadband traffic.
ONOS, ONF Team on Open Leaf-Spine Fabric
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7/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Open source groups collaborate on leaf-spine fabric targeting enterprises and service provider data centers, including CORD use case.
Verizon Launches Virtual Network Services
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7/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Building on SDN and NFV, network operator unveils its new Security, WAN optimization, virtual CPE and SD-WAN offers in an as-a-service model.
ADVA Reports Record Revenues in Q2
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7/21/2016  |  Post a comment
ADVA Optical Networking reports revenues of €157.2 million for the second quarter, a year-on-year increase of 40.1%.
Affirmed Networks Lands Etisalat for NFV Deployment
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7/20/2016  |  Post a comment
Affirmed Networks today revealed that Egyptian carrier Etisalat has joined the ranks of Tier 1 operators using its NFV technology, in this case to virtualize its evolved packet core for mobile service delivery.
ICX Media, Vubiquity Team Up
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7/20/2016  |  Post a comment
Independent content creators on the ICX Media platform will have access to additional distribution services from Vubiquity and its subsidiary Juice Worldwide.
Openet Enables In-Car WiFi for Orange Slovakia
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7/20/2016  |  Post a comment
Orange Slovakia now supports multiple devices connected to different content via a single in-car router.
Eurofins Digital Testing Joins RDK Community
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7/20/2016  |  Post a comment
Selected by multiple operators to test and validate next-gen TV services and applications running on RDK-based set-top boxes.
AT&T, Orange Team on SDN, NFV Standardization
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7/20/2016  |  Post a comment
AT&T and Orange are collaborating on efforts around open source and the standardization of SDN and NFV.
TalkTalk Provides Fiscal Q1 Trading Update
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7/20/2016  |  Post a comment
Q1 revenues flat year-on-year at UK alternative broadband provider.
Microsoft Reports $20.6B 4Q Revenue
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
Strong cloud highlights quarter.
Cellcom Picks Vlocity, Salesforce for CRM
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
Cellcom Israel is sourcing a cloud-based CRM solution from Vlocity and Salesforce.
ZTE Unveils 'Vertical Broadband' & Smart City Solutions
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
Tackles design and construction requirements of not only national backbone broadband networks, but also broadband networks for power, rail transportation, radio and television.
Hyperoptic Lands £21M Backing for Gigabit Expansion in UK
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
European Investment Bank backs UK FTTP provider.
Evolution Digital Signs VoD Deal With NCTC
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
The eVUE-TV platform from Evolution Digital offers NCTC members an efficient way to deliver IP video-on-demand services.
Telenor Group Reports Q2 Growth
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
But revenues are dented by low device sales.
Ericsson Reports Q2 Decline
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7/19/2016  |  Post a comment
Adjusted revenues decreased by 7% year-on-year as mobile broadband sales continued to decline, particularly in markets suffering from weak macro-economic trends.
VMware Reports $1.69B 2Q Revenue, Up 11% Annually
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7/18/2016  |  Post a comment
Strong momentum from newer businesses, including SDN and cloud, contributed to growth.
Boeing & Microsoft Building Cloud-Based Aviation Analytics
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7/18/2016  |  Post a comment
Boeing and Microsoft today announced an agreement to build a cloud-based platform for Boeing's industry-leading portfolio of commercial aviation analytics tools.
Saudi Telecom Deploys Juniper's Contrail SDN Controller
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7/18/2016  |  Post a comment
Operator hoping for more business agility and revenue growth.
SoftBank to Buy ARM for £24.3B
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7/18/2016  |  Post a comment
Japanese group agrees terms to buy UK-based chip design company.
AT&T Introduces Network Functions on Demand
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7/17/2016  |  Post a comment
AT&T says its new service will simplify networking and help save costs for businesses in 76 countries and territories around the world.
US Ignite Launches New Advanced Wireless Consortium
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7/15/2016  |  Post a comment
Consortium includes 21 companies and organizations that have agreed to contribute resources in support of four unique, city-scale wireless research platforms.
AT&T Intros New Security Service Suite
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7/14/2016  |  Post a comment
AT&T Threat Intellect adds new visibility into data patterns and threat activity across the network, enabling proactive threat avoidance.
Comcast Business Plans Network Expansion Across Greater Chicago
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7/14/2016  |  Post a comment
Plans to invest nearly $100 million in network expansion projects across its Greater Chicago Region.
Business SMS Drives Messaging Market Growth, Finds Report
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7/14/2016  |  Post a comment
A new report released by Telefónica suggests that SMS volumes will continue to grow driven by the growing use of Application To Person (A2P) messaging.
MTS Boosts 4G With Nokia's FDD-TDD Carrier Aggregation Tech
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7/14/2016  |  Post a comment
Nokia and MTS boost 4G speeds and coverage with commercial deployment of FDD-TDD carrier aggregation in Moscow.
Infinera Joins Telecom Infra Project
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7/14/2016  |  Post a comment
Packet optical gear maker is latest to join open source group founded earlier this year by Facebook and others.
Safaricom Deploys Nokia's CEM on Demand
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7/14/2016  |  Post a comment
Safaricom uses Nokia Customer Experience Management on Demand to differentiate its services in Kenya.
AT&T Releases Virtualization Playbook Into Open Source
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7/13/2016  |  Post a comment
As promised, AT&T will share the 8.5 million lines of code that comprise its ECOMP in an open source effort, working with the Linux Foundation.
Etisalat Activates NFV Telco Cloud in UAE
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7/13/2016  |  Post a comment
UAE operator switches on its first live NFV telco cloud in Abu Dhabi.
Ericsson, Huawei, Nokia Extend OSS Agreement, Add MANO Features
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7/13/2016  |  Post a comment
Ericsson extends commitment to OSS interoperability initiative (OSSii).
Adtran Reports Q2 Gains
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7/13/2016  |  Post a comment
Adtran has reported a year-on-year increase in revenues and profits for the second quarter.
Ericsson Teams With China's Inspur
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7/13/2016  |  Post a comment
Ericsson and Chinese IT systems and services firm Inspur are cooperating on cloud, IoT and media developments.
Qosmos Unveils New Traffic Classification Techniques
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7/13/2016  |  Post a comment
Qosmos says it can classify encrypted traffic such as Google, Facebook, BitTorrent and Skype while preserving the privacy of the content.
Nokia, Samsung Expand Patent License Agreement
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7/13/2016  |  Post a comment
Nokia and Samsung are expanding their intellectual property cross license agreement to cover certain additional patent portfolios.
AT&T Offers IoT 'Starter Kit' to Developers
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7/12/2016  |  Post a comment
New kit from AT&T and Avnet is designed to help IoT technology developers launch products faster.
TelePacific Unveils National SD-WAN Pilot
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7/12/2016  |  Post a comment
New service designed to deliver premium services over any network, as a managed service.
AT&T Plans Cat-M1 IoT Pilot
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7/12/2016  |  Post a comment
New Cat-M1 software to support IoT devices and services on AT&T's 4G network.
Netcracker Beefs Up Video Capabilities With CoralTree Buy
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7/12/2016  |  Post a comment
Acquisition includes CoralTree's technology solutions and resources in systems integration, business operations support and other professional services.
Light Reading's Upskill University Free Online Courses Turn to Telco Data Center
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7/12/2016  |  Post a comment
Lectures on telco data center transformation feature executive thought leaders from EdgeConneX, Equinix, ON.Lab and Windstream.
Coriant Lands Packet-Optical Deal in Turkmenistan
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7/12/2016  |  Post a comment
Coriant chosen for NBN deployment in Central Asia.
Bahnhof Deploys ADVA FSP 3000 100G Gear
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7/12/2016  |  Post a comment
One of Sweden's largest ISPs upgrades with ADVA.
Netscout Adds Security Smarts to nGenius
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7/12/2016  |  Post a comment
The nGenius PFS 2200 series and nGenius PFS 4200 series, provide 10G and 40G platforms for delivering packet data to network security systems.
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Many of the initial use case implementations are single-vendor and self-contained. The industry is still climbing the virtualization maturity curve, needing further clarity and stability in the NFV infrastructure (NFVi) and greater availability and choice of virtualized network functions (VNFs). Interoperability between NFVis and VNFs from different vendors ...
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Versa Networks' Kumar Mehta on SD-WAN Managed Services

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CenturyLink Goes Beyond Managed WiFi

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AT&T Launches Network Functions on Demand

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Roman Pacewicz, Senior Vice President, Offer Management & Service Integration, AT&T Business Solutions, discusses the operator's launch of its Network Functions on Demand service.
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The Global Video Business

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