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Sandvine Acquires Momac for $7.7M
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8/4/2015  |  Post a comment
Policy control specialist bags Dutch CEM firm.
SoftBank's Brightstar Appoints a New CFO
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8/4/2015  |  Post a comment
Reza Taleghani has entered the building.
Sprint Posts Q1 Revenue of $8B
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8/4/2015  |  Post a comment
Record low Sprint platform postpaid churn of 1.56%.
Hitron Deploys 'Gigabit' DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modems
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8/4/2015  |  Post a comment
Announces 'industry's first' DOCSIS 3.0 32x8 channel bonding modem to be commercially deployed in North America.
ADVA Acquires Time4 Systems
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8/3/2015  |  Post a comment
ADVA's Oscilloquartz unit brings on small form factor clock technology via Time4.
Ciena Closes Cyan Acquisition
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8/3/2015  |  Post a comment
Cienas wraps Cyan and its previous Agility software business into a Blue Planet software division, headed by former Cyan president Mike Hatfield.
SCTE Energy 2020 Program Unveils Key Suite of Metrics Standards
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7/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Documents establish accurate measurements and baselines of energy use in cable networks.
T-Mobile US Tops JD Power Customer Care Rankings
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7/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Un-carrier customer care ranks highest in the industry, with T-Mobile in the top spot among full-service providers.
T-Mobile Ups Subscriber Outlook on $361M Q2 Profit
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7/30/2015  |  Post a comment
T-Mobile generated 2.1 million total net customer additions, marking the ninth consecutive quarter that T-Mobile has delivered over 1 million total net customer additions.
Microsoft Launches Windows 10 in 190 Countries
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7/30/2015  |  1 comment
Microsoft releases its Windows 10 operating system for tablets, phones and PCs as a free software upgrade.
Universal Electronics Hits New Milestone With Quickset
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7/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Has now shipped the platform in more than 150 million devices around the world.
TWC Business Class Expands Calling Plan
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7/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Service enhanced to include more mobile destinations and expanded to include calls to Israel, Romania, and Thailand.
Level 3 Posts Q2 Loss on One-Time Items
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7/29/2015  |  Post a comment
Level 3 reported higher revenues and earnings but posted a Q2 loss of $13 million or 4 cents per share based on one-time items related to debt realignment.
AT&T, ClearPath & Nokia Join OpenDaylight Project
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7/29/2015  |  Post a comment
AT&T has been using OpenDaylight since its first release.
DNA Deploys Integrated Booxmedia & Verimatrix Solution for OTT Video
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7/28/2015  |  Post a comment
Finnish pay-TV operator upgrades OTT platform to secure broader premium content library.
365 Data Centers Gives Non-Profit 100% Uptime
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7/28/2015  |  1 comment
365 provided 100% uptime for eight years to GLIDE, enabling it to focus on its core mission of compassionate humanitarian service.
Comcast Expands Fiber Network in California
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7/28/2015  |  Post a comment
Expansion of Comcast's fiber network provides 10Gbit/s Ethernet services for Salinas businesses.
Comcast & Discovery Renew Carriage Deal
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7/28/2015  |  Post a comment
Carriage agreement spans 12 Discovery US networks across multiple Comcast distribution platforms.
Xfinity WiFi Reaches 10 Million Hotspots Nationwide
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7/28/2015  |  Post a comment
Hotspots used more than 3.6 billion times this year so far.
Oracle Updates Its OSS Suite
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7/28/2015  |  Post a comment
Latest release offers support for virtualization and Carrier Ethernet 2.0.
Ciena Supports euNetworks' 200G Effort
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7/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Ciena's 6500 platform with WavceLogic3 Extreme, being deployed in London area, enables 200G per 50GHz DWDM channels.
Huawei Creates Open Platform Ecosystem for Finance Sector
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7/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Huawei partners with 11 of the world's leading banking IT solution providers to establish an open platform ecosystem for the finance industry.
Luxembourg to Deploy Sigfox IoT Network
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7/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Sigfox rolls out IoT network in the Grand Duchy.
Orange Ups Stake in Morocco's Méditel
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7/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Orange now holds 49% of Méditel's share capital.
SK Telecom, Ericsson Team Up on 5G Network Slicing
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7/27/2015  |  Post a comment
SK Telecom and Ericsson to collaborate on 5G network slicing.
Zegona to Buy Telecable for €640M
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7/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Transaction expected to close by mid-August 2015.
CyrusOne Expands BTI Deployment
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7/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Data center operator continues using BTI 7800 for 100G data center interconnection needs as it expands in Northern Virginia.
AT&T Closes Acquisition of DirecTV
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7/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Becomes largest pay-TV provider in the world.
FCC Formally Approves AT&T/DirecTV Deal
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7/27/2015  |  Post a comment
As part of the merger, the combined company will be required to expand its deployment of high-speed broadband Internet access service to 12.5 million customer locations.
Juniper Reports Sequential Growth for Q2 2015
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7/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Net revenues were $1.222 million, down 1% year-over-year but up 15% sequentially.
ATIS, SIP Forum Announce VoIP Interconnect Milestone
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7/24/2015  |  Post a comment
ATIS and the SIP Forum have combined to create the first standard to enable IP interconnection, a critical piece in the transition to an all-IP network.
ExteNet Reveals $1B Recapitalization Plan
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7/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Recapitalization will enable ExteNet to continue pursuing strategic deployment of outdoor and indoor distributed networks, including small cells.
AT&T Claims Top Ranking for SMB Service
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7/23/2015  |  Post a comment
AT&T has the highest customer satisfaction ratings of wireline service providers in the SMB market, according to the latest J.D. Power market survey.
ADVA Q2 Revenue Meets Revised Guidance
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7/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Vendor posts 28.8% quarterly revenue jump weeks after adjusting its guidance upward.
Infinera Posts $207.3M Revenue in Q2
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7/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Revenue figure beats guidance and analyst estimates by several million dollars; net income grows from first quarter.
TiVo Teams With Evolution Digital for WOW! Win
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7/23/2015  |  Post a comment
WOW! chooses TiVo to power new set-top, web and mobile experience.
Qualcomm Announces 3rd Quarter Fiscal 2015 Results
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7/22/2015  |  Post a comment
Qualcomm Incorporated today announced results for the third quarter of fiscal 2015 ended June 28, 2015.
Qualcomm Announces Strategic Realignment Plan
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7/22/2015  |  Post a comment
Chipmaker announces plan to cut $1.4 billion in costs from its business as it announces third quarter earnings of 99 cents per share, on revenues of $5.8 billion.
Global Capacity Lights DC Metro Fiber Ring
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7/22/2015  |  Post a comment
Global Capacity is expanding the reach of its One Marketplace wholesale connection service, lighting up a metro fiber ring in Washington, DC.
Midco Deploys Cisco's cBR-8 CCAP
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7/22/2015  |  Post a comment
Midcontinent improves network capacity with Cisco's converged broadband access platform.
VMware Reports Q2 2015 Revenue Up 10%
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7/22/2015  |  Post a comment
Revenue up 10% to $1.60 billion, for 'solid' quarter, says CEO Pat Gelsinger.
FCC Green-Lights AT&T/DirecTV Merger
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7/22/2015  |  Post a comment
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler gives the deal his blessing.
Masergy Adds Microsoft Azure to Its Cloud Marketplace
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7/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Masergy adds Microsoft Azure to its cloud marketplace, enabling enterprises to directly connect for easier hybrid cloud operations.
Beijing Operator Expands Coriant Deployment
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7/21/2015  |  Post a comment
China's Beijing Internet Harbor expands its use of Coriant's 7100 Nano on its data center interconnect backbone.
Equinix Uses Infinera for DCI in Hong Kong
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7/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Infinera sells Cloud Xpress to existing data center customer for its data center interconnection needs in the Asian metro market.
Evolution Digital Scoops Up IP VoD Tech Company i-Velozity
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7/21/2015  |  Post a comment
i-Velozity's IP VoD platform intended to allow cable companies and telcos to offer services that generate new recurring revenue.
Rovi Loses Patent Fight v. Netflix in Court
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7/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Judge issues ruling granting Netflix's motion for summary judgment on the five patents at issue in the current litigation.
KT, Nokia Networks Open IoT Lab
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7/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Enables South Korean companies to enter global markets using Nokia Networks' global business channels.
Tata Adds Salesforce.com to IZO Cloud
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7/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Tata has added CRM provider Salesforce.com to the direct connections featured on its IZO hybrid cloud platform.
PLUMgrid Joins Linux Foundation as Gold Member
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7/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Platform-independent SDN provider increases contributions to Linux community to advance virtual networking, tracing, and security.
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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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Network Visibility & the New IP

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Mukund Srigopal provides an explanation of what network visibility is and how it is essential as service providers transition to the New IP. In addition, the importance of the network packet broker is discussed.
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Video Exclusive With Basil Alwan, Alcatel-Lucent

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Basil Alwan, President of IP Routing & Transport at Alcatel-Lucent, discusses virtualization, cultural challenges, the capex crunch and more with Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders.
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VDF: Enable the Financial With Mobile Money

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Ian Ravenscroft discusses how operators can expand to occupy the entire digital services value chain through service innovation.
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Telefónica on OSS Transformation

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Jose Gonzales discusses the details of Telefónica's operation transformation program.
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Judi Achmadi on Huawei's Cloud Storage Solution

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Judi discusses the key business goals of TelekomSigma's public cloud service and how Huawei's solution helps them address challenges.
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KPN Enlightening Digital Business & IT Transformation

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Rob de Beer discusses the changes that operators need to make with service innovation now coming from the Internet world.
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Stratus Telco-Grade Cloud Solutions & NFV

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Ali Kafel from Stratus Technologies addresses high-availability concerns within the telco industry with a solution that enables telcos to provide high-availability and stateful fault-tolerance using a software-based approach.
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The Six Million Dollar Business Man

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Steve Saunders, publisher. A man barely alive after an acquisition malfunction imploded the company he founded. Gentlemen, we can rebuild Light Reading. Better, faster, stronger.
Between the CEOs
CEO Chat With Anukool Lakhina, Guavus

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Guavus CEO Anukool Lakhina talks to Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders about the role of operational analytics in the communications services and networking sectors, particularly in relation to IoT.
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IBM's Flash Storage With Intel QuickAssist

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Intel's Bev Crair and IBM's Eric Herzog discuss how IBM's V9000 Flash Storage System has helped customers around the world. Featuring real-time compression powered by Intel QuickAssist Technology, the V9000 is a next-gen flash storage solution.
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Basil Alwan, President of IP Routing & Transport at Alcatel-Lucent, discusses virtualization, cultural challenges, the capex crunch and more with Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders.
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