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Sling Updates, Color Codes TV Bundles
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7/1/2016  |  Post a comment
New Sling Orange and Sling Blue packages include programming and pricing updates.
EXFO Reports Q3 Growth
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6/30/2016  |  Post a comment
Sales increase 5.4% year-over-year to $60.9 million.
Akamai Reports Global Internet Speeds Up
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6/30/2016  |  Post a comment
Average connection speeds are up 23% year-over-year according to the Akamai First Quarter, 2016 State of the Internet Report.
DLNA Releases 4.0 Specs
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6/30/2016  |  Post a comment
New guidelines come with new DLNA 4.0 certification program.
Wi-Fi Alliance Upgrades 802.11ac
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6/30/2016  |  Post a comment
Wave 2 features include Multi-user Multiple Input Multiple Output (MU-MIMO).
Lionsgate Bags Starz for $4.4 Billion
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6/30/2016  |  Post a comment
Deal creates massive content library and the largest independent television business in the world.
CenturyLink Buys Assets of Active Broadband
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6/29/2016  |  Post a comment
Network operator acquires SDN and NFV technologies used to provide broadband edge solutions.
Global Connection Speeds & Broadband Adoption Trending Upward
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6/29/2016  |  Post a comment
Global average Internet connection speed increases 23% year over year.
AT&T Completes Acquisition of Quickplay
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6/29/2016  |  Post a comment
Deal complements AT&T's strategy of delivering video content wherever and whenever viewers want it
More Than Half of TVs Shipped Globally in Q1 2016 Were Smart – IHS
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6/29/2016  |  Post a comment
Acceleration in the uptake of Internet-connected TVs was led by China, where four out of five TV sets shipped with smart functionality.
Sky Launches Contract-Free Triple Play
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6/29/2016  |  Post a comment
NOW TV to allow users to pick their TV line-up, broadband speed and voice service package for purchase as a contract-free bundle.
SeaChange Adds Multiscreen Features to Adrenalin
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6/29/2016  |  Post a comment
New features include support for 4K/UHD video, updated monetization tools and redundancy improvements.
SCTE/ISBE Cable-Tec Expo Workshops Tackle Gigabit Broadband & More
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6/29/2016  |  Post a comment
Cable will peer into a future of gigabit broadband services, 4K UHD, virtual reality and intelligent energy management solutions during four days of technical workshops.
Espial to Acquire Arris TV Software Platform
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6/29/2016  |  Post a comment
Arris plans to offload its Whole Home Solution in an acquisition deal with Espial.
Roku Signs Licensing Deal With Hitachi
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6/29/2016  |  1 comment
Hitachi joins Roku's growing smart TV licensing program
Astellia Unveils Virtualized RAN Optimization Solution, Appoints New CEO
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6/29/2016  |  Post a comment
Astellia unveils its virtualized Nova RAN 3.0 solution for automated and geolocated radio optimization.
Windstream Offers Cloud Services to Midsized Enterprises
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6/29/2016  |  Post a comment
Cloud Connect gives companies dedicated access to cloud providers and cloud-based applications, and does not rely on the public Internet.
Netscout Offers Service Assurance for Multicast Mobile
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6/28/2016  |  Post a comment
Brings continuous monitoring visibility to the delivery of video service using eMBMS.
CenturyLink Selects Versa for SD-WAN & Security
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6/28/2016  |  Post a comment
Versa Networks has been selected by CenturyLink as a software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) and security (SD-Security) vendor for its new managed SD-WAN service.
Huawei's 'Simplified Network, OTN Everywhere' Tackles Video Service Experience
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6/28/2016  |  Post a comment
The third Optical Network (ON) Innovation Forum was jointly hosted by Huawei, Light Reading and Heavy Reading on June 28 in Nice.
Cisco Wins DWDM Deal At OVH
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6/28/2016  |  Post a comment
Data center and transport network operator OVH is deploying Cisco's DWDM gear.
Masergy Adds Advanced WAN Encryption VNF
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6/27/2016  |  Post a comment
Leveraging Certes Networks’ Crypto-Flow technology as a virtual network function in its VNF store, Masergy allows data protection end-to-end.
Amazon Launches HDR Slate with Dolby
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6/27/2016  |  Post a comment
Several movies and the TV series Bosch are now available in HDR via Dolby Vision.
Nomads Launches White-Label OTT Platform for Content Makers
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6/27/2016  |  Post a comment
NomadTV lets any content owner launch their own Netflix-like apps for mobile, web and connected devices.
EBS Announces Multi-Platform EPG Data Contract With ITV Choice
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6/27/2016  |  Post a comment
Will supply EPG data listings to platforms in Africa and Asia.
Accedo Secures $10M in Fresh Funding
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6/27/2016  |  Post a comment
Partners with SEB Private Equity, a Stockholm-based private and growth equity fund, in a bid to accelerate growth.
Cedexis Adds More Web Performance Tools
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6/23/2016  |  Post a comment
Cedexis announced a range of unique new capabilities and services that are immediately available to the thousands of websites that participate in the Cedexis Radar Community.
Rovi Lands KDDI in G-Guide Deal
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6/23/2016  |  Post a comment
Rovi's G-Guide will power the interface for KDDI subscribers on the service provider's Android-based IPTV set-top.
Mellanox Accelerates Ethernet/Infiniband Adapter
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6/23/2016  |  Post a comment
Mellanox Technologies announced a 10-, 25-, 40-, 50-, 56- and 100Gbit/s InfiniBand and Ethernet adapter, called ConnectX-5, that introduces offloading engines to improve adapter performance.
Orange, Telia Initiate TransportPCE Project in OpenDaylight
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6/22/2016  |  Post a comment
Orange and Telia, along with AT&T, are driving the new TransportPCE project within OpenDaylight while Vodafone has joined ODL's User Advisory Group.
HPE Joins The OPNFV Pharos Project
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6/22/2016  |  Post a comment
HPE'S OpenNFV partners will be able to test their solutions on OPNFV architecture to ensure compliance.
Comcast Commits $9M+ in Virginia Fiber Expansion
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6/22/2016  |  Post a comment
The major expansion of its fiber network will take place over the next year.
Netflix Sees NA Traffic Share Decline
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6/22/2016  |  Post a comment
Netflix's encoding optimizations results in North American traffic share decline.
Harmonic Powers Live TV & VOD OTT Services for DNA
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6/22/2016  |  Post a comment
Harmonic, the worldwide leader in video delivery infrastructure, today announced that Finnish telecommunications operator DNA deployed a complete OTT solution from Harmonic for its DNA TV multiscreen service.
CenturyLink Unveils SD-WAN Service
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6/22/2016  |  Post a comment
CenturyLink has launched SD-WAN, a fully managed software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) solution.
Operators View OPNFV as Key to NFV Success, Finds Survey
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6/22/2016  |  Post a comment
Survey conducted by Heavy Reading finds that 93% of network operators view OPNFV as important to the success of NFV and that the majority of operators plan to leverage its output.
Nokia Offers AirFrame for OPNFV Community
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6/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Nokia has offered up an AirFrame Data Center platform for the OPNFV community to use for testing.
Altice Closes On Cablevision
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6/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Altice expands its US footprint with the acquisition of Cablevision.
Spirent Offers Portable Rec/Play System for GNSS
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6/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Spirent announced a new portable record and playback system for testing positioning and navigation.
Samsung To Invest $1.2 Billion in U.S. IoT R&D
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6/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Samsung's IoT investment will take place over four years.
Comcast Keys In on Hospitality Market with X1
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6/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Comcast is launching a hospitality industry trial with the X1 video platform in Philadelphia this summer.
UXP Systems Nearly Triples Sales in 2016
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6/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Success fueled by growing operator demand for user lifecycle management.
Nokia CTO to Keynote SCTE/ISBE Expo
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6/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Nokia recently announced its intention to acquire cable vendor Gainspeed in a further commitment to the cable industry.
Zonoff Teams Up for Smart Home Services in Europe
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6/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Partnership to create a managed smart home platform with diagnostic and troubleshooting capabilities.
Linksys Debuts Retail Modems
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6/16/2016  |  Post a comment
New DOCSIS 3.0 Linksys modems will compete with industry leader Arris at retail.
Rovi Teams With Revista on Metadata
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6/16/2016  |  Post a comment
New strategic alliance pairs Rovi with Brazilian metadata provider Revista Eletronica.
Orange Launches Mobile Money Between France & Africa
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6/15/2016  |  Post a comment
Orange launches Orange Money in France to allow money transfers to three countries in Africa and within mainland France.
BT Targets 1M SMEs With FTTP
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6/15/2016  |  Post a comment
Openreach today announced the first nine locations that will benefit from a new Fibre to the Premises product specifically designed for SMEs, offering ultrafast speeds of up to 1Gbps.
Light Reading & SCTE/ISBE Team Up for Energy 2020 Content Creation & Distribution
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6/15/2016  |  Post a comment
New partnership today is intended to help the cable industry achieve the cost reduction and environmental goals of SCTE/ISBE's Energy 2020 program.
Join Women in Comms, Intel, XO, Vodafone, Windstream & Zayo for Breakfast in Denver
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6/15/2016  |  Post a comment
'How Companies Can Marry Culture With Progressive Policies' is focus of fall breakfast.
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Rogers: Millennials Prefer Mobile Video

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Rogers' Upinder Saini explains how millennial viewers favor mobile devices over big TVs and non-conventional TV content over broadcast and cable networks.
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ZTE Pre5G & 5G Solutions

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At 5G World London, ZTE demonstrated two types of equipment, including 128 antenna Pre5G Massive MIMO and 15GHz high-frequency base stations.
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Energy 2020: Technology Innovation to Fuel Power Efficiency

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Managing energy costs and consumption as cable operators deploy new services requires new levels of innovation from technology partners. In this video, Dave Fellows, co-founder and CTO of Layer3 TV and chief scientist of the SCTE/ISBE Energy 2020 program, discusses such ambitious objectives as achieving a second 500% increase in efficiency in outside plant ...
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Transitioning to Service Agile Networks

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Packet optical networks are transitioning from proprietary converged systems to open disaggregated platforms. This video will describe the Fujitsu 1FINITY disaggregated platform, explore how 1FINITY interoperates with the Fujitsu FLASHWAVE platform and explain how 1FINITY is designed for software control, like with Fujitsu Virtuora NC.
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Nokia's Advancement Plan: Bring Old Skills to New Roles

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Nokia's Sandy Motley advises women to change their mindsets; get aggressive about advancing their careers; develop strong, diverse support networks; and always bring forth learned skills to take on new challenges and different roles.
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CEO Chat: Cisco's Yvette Kanouff

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In Silicon Valley, Steve Saunders sits down with Cisco's Yvette Kanouff for an exclusive in-depth interview.
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Comcast: Prepping Next-Gen Video Services

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In this LRTV interview, Comcast's Elad Nafshi outlines where MSO stands with cloud DVR, OTT video, college and gigabit services.
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Energy 2020: Creating Unique Standards for Cable's Unique Networks

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Cable's unique network requirements require a specific set of standards for operators to increase power efficiency, according to Dan Cooper, vice president of critical infrastructure for Charter Communications and chair of the SCTE/ISBE Standards Program's Energy Management Subcommittee, and Ian Oliver, managing director of the Trenchant Group and a member of the ...
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Masergy: 'Now Is the Time for NFV'

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Hear Ray Watson, VP of Global Technology at Masergy, talk about the advantages that enterprises can leverage using Network Function Virtualization (NFV), and how Masergy takes a unique approach to solving customers' problems. For more information on Masergy, please visit www.masergy.com.
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Masergy Leads the Charge With NFV Capabilities

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Hear Tim Naramore, CTO at Masergy, talk about how focusing on solving specific customer challenges, providing self-service automation tools and being laser focused on the customer experience has enabled Masergy to be a leader in the NFV space. For more information on Masergy, please visit www.masergy.com.
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Private Company of the Year - Affirmed Networks

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At BCE 2016, Steve Saunders speaks to Hassan Ahmed about Affirmed's success.
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Energy 2020: Growing Services, Not Consumption

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Management of power requirements needs to be a key consideration as cable operators deploy new services, says Dan Cooper, vice president of critical infrastructure for Charter Communications and chair of the SCTE/ISBE Standards Program's Energy Management Subcommittee. In this video, Cooper discusses the importance of cable operators and technology partners ...
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