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Eurobites: Alcatel-Lucent Upgrades Türk Telekom
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7/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Google not off the antitrust hook yet; TalkTalk telly on the up; Microsoft's cheaper Lumia.
Cisco Puts a Fog Over IoT
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7/23/2014  |  2 comments
Vendor is hoping fog computing will catch on in the industry, both in practice and in name.
Apple Earnings: Strong iPhone Sales, iPad Sales Slump, $7.8B Profit
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7/22/2014  |  1 comment
Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company remains optimistic about the iPad despite consecutive quarters of sales slump.
Comcast Seeks More X1 Magic
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7/22/2014  |  Post a comment
After cutting video sub losses in the traditionally poor second quarter, Comcast is seeking greater returns from its next-gen IP video platform.
Cisco to Open 3 More IoT Innovation Labs
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7/22/2014  |  2 comments
Barcelona will open the doors to an IoT Innovation Lab in 2016 as Cisco hopes to play an integral role in future smart cities.
Verizon's Multicast LTE Video to Arrive in 2015
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7/22/2014  |  3 comments
Verizon's long-awaited LTE multicast video capability will finally arrive in 2015, CFO says.
Asus, Quantenna Bring Gigabit WiFi Home
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7/22/2014  |  1 comment
Asus launches first Wave 2 802.11ac WiFi router with Quantenna chipset, offering wireless speeds of up to 1.73 Gbit/s.
FiOS: Slower Sub Growth, Faster Upload Speeds
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7/22/2014  |  12 comments
Verizon FTTP platform sees video and data sub growth continue to slip as FiOS reaches the limit of its network buildout.
Blog Wars: Verizon, Level 3 Duke it Out
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7/22/2014  |  7 comments
Dueling blogs actually agree on the problem causing Netflix traffic to slow but – shockingly – disagree on the solution.
Verizon Continues 4G LTE Capacity Spend in Q2
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7/22/2014  |  5 comments
Verizon spends $2.8B on wireless capex in Q2 2014 as it is now at more than 350 markets with additional XLTE capacity.
Big Switch Intros Flagship Big Cloud Fabric – At Last
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7/22/2014  |  2 comments
Big Cloud Fabric is designed to let carriers and enterprises get their feet wet with SDN.
Colorado Utility Adds Mobile Intelligence
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7/22/2014  |  2 comments
Fort Collins Utilities gives customers a mobile-optimized web portal to provide more insight and control over energy and water usage.
Expect Further Cuts at Microsoft Devices – Analyst
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7/22/2014  |  13 comments
Respected Finnish analyst predicts further downsizing at the former Nokia devices business and hints at resurgence of mobile startups in Finland.
Eurobites: Netflix to Take Euro Hit in Q3
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7/22/2014  |  2 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telefónica passes M2M milestone; Vodafone offers small cells to rural folk; XMOS attracts $26.2 million Series D funding.
Arris Taps Wurl for New OTT Platform
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7/21/2014  |  Post a comment
Arris has partnered with startup company Wurl to introduce Arris Market, a new TV app platform.
Yahoo Buys Mobile Analytics Specialist Flurry
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7/21/2014  |  2 comments
The Internet company plans to raise its mobile app analytics game with an acquisition thought to be in the hundreds of millions of dollars.
VeloCloud Reimagines Enterprise WAN
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7/21/2014  |  3 comments
VeloCloud offers a cloud-based WAN service for delivering enterprise-grade service over regular broadband lines.
GoGrid Puts Cloud at Touch of a Button
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7/21/2014  |  2 comments
Cloud hosting company launches Orchestration Service Engine to simplify application deployment across multiple clouds.
Eurobites: Netflix Takes 1Tbit/s in Paris
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7/21/2014  |  3 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Fiber-sharing in Portugal; Algerian gig for Nokia Networks/Juniper; GTS debuts unified comms; BSkyB focuses on content.
SK Telecom Trials 'Elastic Cell' With Ericsson
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7/21/2014  |  4 comments
South Korean operator aims to take a stepping stone to 5G with the planned 2016 deployment of cell-sharing mobile broadband connectivity.
GM: 10 Car Models on Road With AT&T's LTE
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7/18/2014  |  15 comments
The car maker is hoping to have up to 30 models with LTE onboard out by the end of 2014.
Net Neutrality Fight Peaks at FCC Deadline
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7/18/2014  |  9 comments
With the comment deadline looming, interconnection agreements are at the heart of several fillings with the FCC on its Open Internet NPRM.
Verizon Preps for 100G Ethernet NID Era
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7/18/2014  |  4 comments
Verizon tests transmission between two 100G Ethernet NIDs, signaling likely future deployment.
Ericsson's Network Boss Outlines Top Priorities
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7/18/2014  |  6 comments
Johan Wibergh, the vendor's networks head, tells Light Reading his thoughts on R&D, LTE, small cells, OSS/BSS, SDN, NFV, 5G, and more.
EE to Trial 4G Broadcast in Scotland
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7/18/2014  |  1 comment
In partnership with the BBC, Qualcomm and Huawei, UK mobile operator will trial eMBMS 4G broadcast services during the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Will Santa Fe Strategy Be a Message to Munis?
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7/18/2014  |  9 comments
A municipal fiber network project in New Mexico is rife with controversy, from how it was awarded to the strategy it's following to whether the city needs to be involved at all.
Eurobites: Google Fiber Eyes UK
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7/18/2014  |  5 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ericsson Q2 margin boost; EE, Huawei trial 4G broadcasting; Orange's new subsea link.
Ericsson Leaps on Q2 Margin Boost
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7/18/2014  |  1 comment
Share price leaps as further customer investments in mobile network capacity helped Ericsson boost its margins in the second quarter.
Huawei Boosts H1 Revenues by 18%
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7/18/2014  |  4 comments
The inexorable sales rise continues…
Google Biz Boss Leaves for SoftBank
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7/17/2014  |  5 comments
Chief business officer Nikesh Arora will become CEO of SoftBank Internet and Media as the Android maker misses on profits, but exceeds revenue expectations.
60GHz: Private Companies & Startups
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7/17/2014  |  6 comments
A quick primer on the private and startup companies working on 60GHz applications like WiGig connectivity and gigabit wireless backhaul.
Windstream Portal Integrates Cloud, Network
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7/17/2014  |  2 comments
Customers can see both their network and cloud infrastructure on a single portal that will soon let them make changes to both.
AlcaLu's Bell Labs Opens Video R&D Lab in UK
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7/17/2014  |  1 comment
Cambridge is home to a new video-centric R&D lab formed by Alcatel-Lucent's Bell Labs.
BT Embraces Small Cells for Mobile Push
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7/17/2014  |  4 comments
BT's back in the mobile game with a small cell-enabled fixed-mobile convergence service, but not with its own 4G spectrum just yet.
Aereo's Cable Status Denied by Copyright Office
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7/17/2014  |  5 comments
The US Copyright Office has told Aereo that it doesn't believe the streaming video company qualifies as a cable operator.
Microsoft to Axe 12,500 Ex-Nokia Employees
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7/17/2014  |  23 comments
Company will eliminate 18,000 positions in total – representing 14% of its workforce – this year as it looks to simplify and focus on Windows Phone.
AllSeen Attracts More IoT Hopefuls
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7/17/2014  |  1 comment
The alliance founded by the Linux Foundation based on technology from Qualcomm aims to open up technology development in the Internet of Things ecosystem.
Eurobites: TeliaSonera Suffers in Spain
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7/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Transmode Q2 profits halved; Hutchison, VimpelCom discuss Italian merger; BT targets SMBs with One Phone.
Telefónica: Safety Is Top Connected Car 'App'
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7/16/2014  |  6 comments
Operator's second annual connected car survey suggests safety apps are the main service drivers will pay for, but their appetite for connectivity is growing.
Ethernet Wins Over RBSC's 'TDM Guy'
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7/16/2014  |  1 comment
RBSC brings Tahlequah, Okla., into the Gigabit Ethernet era.
Verizon Channels European Expansion
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7/16/2014  |  1 comment
Verizon Enterprise Solutions is expanding its revised partner program, adding its US enterprise business and beginning a global push.
Comcast, TiVo May Ditch the CableCARD
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7/16/2014  |  4 comments
Comcast and TiVo are working on a joint solution that would give retail set-tops access to Comcast interactive services without a CableCARD.
Comcast Rolls Xfinity Connect Updates
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7/16/2014  |  1 comment
Comcast continues to upgrade its mobile voice services with updates to Xfinity Connect that include in-app voicemail transcripts, an updated user interface, and more.
Eurobites: Ex-Nokia Staff Fear Microsoft Axe
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7/16/2014  |  5 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Portugal Telecom/Oi merger back on track; Anritsu gets BT gig; Carphone Warehouse plans MVNO.
Analytics, Security Key to Apple, IBM Tie-Up
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7/16/2014  |  10 comments
The former PC rivals are now best buddies as they collaborate on devices and apps for the enterprise mobility market.
Thread Group Spins New IoT Networking Protocol
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7/15/2014  |  7 comments
A new home wireless networking protocol aims to make a self-healing mesh on the Internet of Things.
Curvature Plans to Break the Hardware Replacement Cycle
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7/15/2014  |  4 comments
An evolving strategy of support and long-term maintenance leads to a name change to emphasize IT management.
Orange Taps Apigee to Expose Its APIs
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7/15/2014  |  1 comment
Operator will use Apigee's API platform to connect with developers, monetize network resources, and build new services.
Yahoo Buys Mobile Video Startup RayV
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7/15/2014  |  2 comments
Yahoo likes RayV's mobile video streaming know-how.
Vello Systems Lays Off 25%, Refocusing on Software
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7/15/2014  |  2 comments
The company is throwing its weight behind its networking-as-a-service platform.
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Distributed NFV-Based Business Services by RAD

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With the ETSI-approved Distributed NFV PoC running in the background, RAD's CEO, Dror Bin, talks about why D-NFV makes compelling sense for service providers, and about the dollars and cents RAD is putting behind D-NFV.
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MRV – Accelerating Packet Optical Convergence

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NFV-Enabled Ethernet for Generating New Revenues

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Cyan's Planet Orchestrate allows service providers and their end-customers to activate software-based capabilities such as firewalls and encryption on top of existing Ethernet services in just minutes.
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Symkloud NVF-Ready Video Transcoding, Big Data

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Kontron and ISV partner Vantrix demonstrate high-performance video transcoding and data analytic solutions on same 2U standard platform that is ready for SDN and NFV deployments made by mobile, cable and cloud operators.
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The Evolving Role of Hybrid Video for Competitive Success

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At Huawei's Global Analysts Summit in Shenzhen, China, Steven C. Hawley from TV Strategies speaks to us about the evolving role of hybrid video for competitive success.
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How CSPs Leverage Big Data in the Digital Economy

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Justin van der Lande from Analysys Mason shares with us his views on how telecom operators can leverage customer asset monetization with big data. His discusses the current status of big data applications and the challenges and opportunities for telecom operators in the digital economy era.
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Accelerator for Digital Business – Future Oriented BSS

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Mobile and internet are becoming intertwined; IT and CT are integrating; and leading CSPs have begun to transform to information service and entertainment providers. How should the BSS system evolve to enable this transformation? Karl Whitelock, an analyst at Frost & Sullivan, shares his views.
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Orange Tunisia Discusses Multi-Band Antenna With EasyRET Solution

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As new site acquisition becomes more difficult, Orange Tunisia has requested multi-band antenna to support UMTS and LTE innovation. Some things considered include reducing the cost of antenna maintenance and having high reliability antenna and EasyRET solution.
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How Telefonica Spain Considers Antenna Selection for LTE Network Deployment

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Tony Conlan, Global CTO of RAN, Telefonica, shares his opinion on antennas in LTE network deployment: Tower space is the premier requirement on antennas; reliability is important to reduce OPEX; and EasyRET solution will be helpful for antenna maintenance.
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dtac Thailand: Multi-band Antenna & Capacity Solution for a Better MBB Experience

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With the development of LTE, tower space and load are limited for new antenna, but users' capacity requirements are growing fast. To provide a better MBB experience, Panya Vechbanyongratana from dtac Thailand shared his experiences and antenna requirements.
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BTE Panel: Network of the Future

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Full-length video of the ATIS Panel Discussion: 'How Far Away Is the Network of the Future & What Does It Look Like?' from the Big Telecom Event (BTE) in Chicago.
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Redknee Supports BH Telecom With Redknee Unified

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Lucas Skoczkowski, CEO of Redknee, and Amir Orucevic, Director BH Mobile, discuss how the benefits of the Redknee Unified suite of products provide BH Telecom with innovation and leadership in the market, with the flexibility to launch services faster to the market, provide new and compelling promotions and pricing models, and combine services in order to drive ...
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