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Verizon Creates Data Breach Prevention App
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9/2/2015  |  Post a comment
Designed for Splunk analytics software, the new app puts the annual Data Breach Investigation Report into action for enterprises.
ABOX42 Unveils New HEVC Set-Tops With Broadcom
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9/2/2015  |  Post a comment
M40-Series SmartSTB based on Broadcom's latest Ultra High Definition high performance 10,000 DMIPS system-on-a-chip.
Envivio Breaks Ground With Virtual Video Headend
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9/2/2015  |  Post a comment
Video providers will be able to deliver traditional TV and multiscreen services from a single encoder.
GreenPeak Marks 100M Milestone With ZigBee Chips
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9/2/2015  |  Post a comment
GreenPeak celebrates over 100 million ZigBee chips delivered to the smart home market.
Adtran Builds on Network Virtualization With Open APIs
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9/2/2015  |  Post a comment
Programming interface makes it easier for service providers and third-party developers to customize application and service offerings.
Estonia's Starman Selects S3 Group
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9/1/2015  |  Post a comment
S3 Group selects StormTest Warning Center for live network testing of its video services.
Credo Semiconductor Raises $8M
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9/1/2015  |  Post a comment
Walden International leads Series A round for developer of Serializer-Deserializer (SerDes) interconnect solutions for data centers and enterprise networks.
Epsilon Boosts Its Metro Capacity in Singapore
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9/1/2015  |  Post a comment
Epsilon has added fiber routes in Singapore to hook up to more data centers and bolster its infrastructure-as-a-service offering.
Anvato Powers Live OTT With Dynamic Ad Insertion
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9/1/2015  |  Post a comment
Anvato powers live TV Everywhere offerings for Scripps Networks Interactive brands HGTV, Food Network, Travel Channel, Cooking Channel, and DIY Network.
US Pay-TV Cord-Cutting Fears Validated by Subscriber Losses
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9/1/2015  |  Post a comment
According to IHS, Q2 2015 is the first time non-cable pay-TV operators lost video subscribers, since satellite operators entered the pay-TV business in the early 1990s.
Infinera Nabs EMEA Sales Exec From Ciena
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9/1/2015  |  1 comment
Nick Walden joins Infinera as senior vice president of EMEA after playing similar role at Ciena.
Vubiquity Acquires Juice Worldwide
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9/1/2015  |  Post a comment
Latest step in Vubiquity's mission to expand its premium content services and global distribution capabilities.
Thoma Bravo Acquires DigiCert
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9/1/2015  |  Post a comment
Thoma Bravo adds to its communications networking-related portfolio with the acquisition of a majority stake in IoT security specialist DigiCert.
EXFO Hires Philippe Morin as COO
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9/1/2015  |  Post a comment
Leaves Ciena in October.
Ericsson Releases IoT Networks Software 16B
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9/1/2015  |  Post a comment
New software supports low-cost devices, extends battery life, improves deep indoor and rural coverage and offers service prioritization.
Ericsson Releases Networks Software 16A
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9/1/2015  |  Post a comment
Features new suite of LTE software upgrades targeting the indoor space.
Ericsson Strikes OSSii Deals With Cisco, Tektronix Communications
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8/31/2015  |  Post a comment
Ericsson strikes three-year deals with Cisco and NetScout's Tektronix Communications for the license of its OSS interfaces using guidelines set out under the OSS Interoperability Initiative (OSSii).
Ericsson Boasts Silicon Photonics R&D Breakthrough
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8/31/2015  |  Post a comment
European research project IRIS, backed by Ericsson and others, claims to have developed a silicon photonics switch designed for housing thousands of optical circuits on a single chip.
Avi Adds Security to Its ADC
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8/31/2015  |  Post a comment
Makes it easier for people who aren't security experts to access advanced security features.
Sling TV Lights Up on Fire Tablets
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8/31/2015  |  1 comment
A Sling TV app is now available for Amazon Fire HD and HDX tablets.
Dish, Sinclair End Largest TV Blackout
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8/27/2015  |  1 comment
Dish Network and Sinclair Broadcast Group have settled their differences and intend to sign a new long-term agreement for content distribution. n.
Maxcom Deploys NetCracker's OSS
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8/27/2015  |  Post a comment
NEC and NetCracker are delivering additional OSS capabilities to Mexican operator Maxcom.
Charter Sued for TWC/BHN Acquisition Plans
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8/26/2015  |  1 comment
Lawsuit alleges Charter gave Liberty a sweetheart deal in proposed acquisitions of Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks.
Casa Systems Preps D3.1 Downstream Module
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8/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Casa claims it has the cable industry’s first full DOCSIS 3.1 and integrated CCAP downstream card.
NTT Unveils Multi-Cloud Connect
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8/26/2015  |  Post a comment
New service supports hybrid clouds by enabling direct connections over private lines to multiple public clouds.
Ciena Boosts 5430 Capacity, Deploys With SK Telecom
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8/26/2015  |  Post a comment
WaveLogic3 Extreme chipset pushes OTN switch capacity above 15 Tbit/s.
Huawei Helps BT Trial G.fast
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8/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Huawei has provided a range of hardware and supporting software for BT's first field trial of fixed broadband access technology G.fast.
Ooredoo Qatar to Deploy Nokia Small Cells
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8/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Operator will deploy Nokia Networks' small cells in outdoor and indoor hotspots across Qatar.
Huawei Wins SBC Deal at Telefónica
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8/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Telefónica is to deploy Huawei's session border controller in Spain.
MACOM Launches New GPON Transimpedance Amplifier
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8/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Optical components vendor unveils ultra high sensitivity transimpedance amplifier (TIA) for GPON customer premises equipment (CPE) units.
Twin Valley KS Goes Gigabit with Adtran
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8/26/2015  |  Post a comment
Kansas municipality joins Adtran's Enabling Communities, Connecting Lives campaign, using investment in gigabit technology to aid development.
Infinera Helps AJC Cable Recovery
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8/25/2015  |  Post a comment
Infinera's new Time-Based Instant Bandwidth helps the Australia-Japan Cable recovery from an outage.
Dell Unveils Its Datacenter Scalable Solutions
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8/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Dell has launched a business unit designed to meet the data center IT system needs of telcos, hosting firms and oil and gas companies.
Mirantis Lands $100M Funding Round
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8/24/2015  |  Post a comment
OpenStack specialist has secured a $100 million investment round and struck a technology development relationship with Intel.
Verizon Taps Mesosphere for Data Center OS
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8/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Commercial version of open source cluster manager Apache Mesos will be used to enable rapid scalability and support for faster apps rollout.
Enablence Gets New Funding, Adds Board Member
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8/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Optical components vendor has arranged a new $10 million financing package and has added a senior executive from ZTE to its board.
Rogers/Shaw Unlock Shomi for All Canadians
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8/21/2015  |  Post a comment
The Canadian OTT service Shomi is now available nationwide.
VeEX Pumps Up Its TX-Series Test Sets
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8/21/2015  |  Post a comment
VeEX has added a G.703 64K Codirectional Interface Testing option to its TX-Series test sets.
Adtran Brings Open APIs to Access World
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8/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Vendor says it is "unlocking" the single-vendor approach to broadband access networks and launching universal optical network terminals.
BT Deploys Cloudera Big Data Hub
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8/21/2015  |  Post a comment
BT has deployed Cloudera's Enterprise Data Hub and Hadoop to speed up the processing of subscriber data.
HP Reports Fiscal Q3
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8/20/2015  |  1 comment
Third quarter net revenue of $25.3 billion was down 8% from the prior-year period and down 2% on a constant currency basis.
Kudelski Improves H1 2015 Results
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8/20/2015  |  Post a comment
Group revenues and other operating income for the first half increased by CHF24.9 million to CHF425 million.
Metaswitch Unveils Calico 1.0
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8/20/2015  |  Post a comment
Metaswitch today announced Calico v1.0 , the production version of the cloud-based virtual networking platform it has been developing through open source.
Kahuna Banks $45M
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8/20/2015  |  Post a comment
Mobile marketing specialist Kahuna has raised $45 million from Tenaya Capital, Sequoia Capital and SoftTech VC in a Series B round.
DLNA Unveils 3.0 Certification Program
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8/19/2015  |  Post a comment
Expands DLNA Certification Program to give CE manufacturers more options for certifying their products based on how they plan to differentiate them in the market.
CenturyLink Debuts Prism TV on Gigabit Network
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8/19/2015  |  Post a comment
Residents and businesses in some areas of Seattle can now subscribe to Prism TV, an interactive TV service delivered through CenturyLink's fiber network.
S3 Survey Shows Pay-TV Shift Toward Software
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8/19/2015  |  Post a comment
Pay-TV providers' reliability and innovation is no longer driven by the physical plant, but rather by software code, finds survey.
Huawei, China Mobile, Qualcomm Verify 4G Uplink Data Compression
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8/19/2015  |  Post a comment
Huawei and partners claim industry's first commercial verification of Uplink Data Compression (UDC), a TDD+ technology, on a LTE-TDD commercial network.
Huawei, Fortumo Team on Carrier Billing
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8/19/2015  |  Post a comment
Huawei partners with Fortumo for direct carrier billing, especially in emerging markets.
IoT Verticals Offers Vast Opportunities for Vendors, Heavy Reading Reports
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8/19/2015  |  Post a comment
Some vendors find revenue opportunities in the IoT market, pulling ahead in the market, says Heavy Reading Service Provider IT Insider.
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Nominum on Leveraging the Power of DNS to Deliver Superior Subscriber Experiences

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Nominum CEO Gary Messiana talks about the challenges service providers face in competing for a much more sophisticated customer, a customer that has heightened expectations for more personalized and compelling digital experiences. Providers are focusing their efforts on delivering higher value subscriber services, retaining their existing customers and increasing ...
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CEO Chat With Jeff Miller, ActiveVideo

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Jeff Miller, President and CEO of ActiveVideo, talks to Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders about the impact of virtualization on the TV and video distribution market.
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Vodafone: Mobile Money Is About Customer Trust

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Light Reading spoke with Vodafone's Ian Ravenscroft about the unique responsibilities and opportunities facing operators handling customers' financial transactions over the network.
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Palo Alto Networks on Expanding in the Carrier/Service Provider Market

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Alfred Lee from Palo Alto Networks tells Steve Saunders about their new chassis-based system, the PA-7080, and how it can benefit service providers compared to legacy firewalls.
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Light Reading's CEO and Founder Steve Saunders talks about Huawei's upcoming Global Services Forum with the help of Heavy Reading's Patrick Donegan and Teresa Mastrangelo.
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Infoblox on DNS Threat Index

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Dilip Pillaipakam from Infoblox talks to Steve Saunders about his company's core network services.
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CEO Chat With Ihab Tarazi, Equinix

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Equinix CTO Ihab Tarazi talks to Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders about the dramatic changes in the data center, cloud and interconnect markets and discusses the impact of SDN and NFV in the coming years.
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The Netformx Ecosystem

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Ittai Bareket, CEO of Netformx, talks with Steve Saunders about the Netformx Ecosystem, which employs cutting-edge prescriptive analytics to help solution providers maximize profits.
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Versa Networks on Leveraging VNFs

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Kumar Mehta, founder and CEO of stealth mode startup Versa Networks, talks with Steve Saunders about how providers can best leverage virtualized network functions (VNFs).
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Transforming the Network Through OPNFV

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Sandra Rivera, VP Data Center Group; GM Network Platforms Group, Intel Corporation, on OPNFV Arno and how the industry is coming together to accelerate the deployment of NFV and transform the network.
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Huawei ONS Product Demo

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Huawei shows at Open Networking Summit 2015 in Santa Clara how its SDN and NFV solutions embrace openness.
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End-User or Enterprise Benefits to the New IP

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Andrew Coward discusses what the New IP means to end users or enterprise customers. He explains compelling reasons, including how every customer can get their own network, from the transformation to the New IP.
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