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Nokia Networks Boasts CEM Advance
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9/2/2014  |  1 comment
Infrastructure vendor is set to announce a series of portfolio enhancements as it builds up to Super Mobility Week, starting with an automated customer experience management system.
Verizon Smart Home Service Inches Closer
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9/2/2014  |  1 comment
The appearance of a new Verizon home automation gateway, developed with Greenwave Systems, signals the imminent launch of a new smart home service.
Eurobites: EC Probes Facebook/WhatsApp Deal
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9/2/2014  |  6 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telefónica prepares to exit Telecom Italia; Nokia's in collaborative mood; eircom IPO latest.
Eurobites: Telefónica Gets EC Green Light on E-Plus Deal
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9/1/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Iliad first-half revenues up, plus fresh T-Mobile bid speculation; Liberty Global sniffs around UK broadcaster; Vodafone protests net neutrality proposals.
Verizon, Cox Rank Tops With Business
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9/1/2014  |  Post a comment
Small and midsized firms both rate Verizon highest for overall service quality, while Cox takes the crown with large enterprises in the latest annual J.D. Power study.
AT&T Sues Cox for Infringing Patents
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9/1/2014  |  Post a comment
AT&T takes the cable operator to court over unlicensed use of eight IP voice and quality management patents.
CCAP Shipments Surge for Cable Vendors
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8/29/2014  |  2 comments
Shipments of Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) gear jumped worldwide in the second quarter as more cable operators embraced the next-gen headend equipment.
Nokia's Maps Land on Samsung Devices
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8/29/2014  |  17 comments
Nokia HERE will be the exclusive navigation provider for Samsung Gear devices with both an Android app and a new Tizen app.
Telenet to Invest €500M in Gigabit Network
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8/29/2014  |  1 comment
Belgian cable operator plans major network upgrade to deliver 1Gbit/s broadband services.
Eurobites: Deutsche Telekom Names Its Price for T-Mobile US
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8/29/2014  |  6 comments
In today's EMEA regional roundup: Telefónica prevails in Brazilian battle; NFV project issues specs document; Nokia navigates with Samsung.
UC Another Piece of New MegaPath Puzzle
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8/29/2014  |  4 comments
Robust UC offering intended to give MegaPath a competitive advantage, but it's just the latest in a series of changes and upgrades.
GVTC Takes Gigabit to School
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8/29/2014  |  3 comments
The Texas carrier, which is also building a gigabit FTTH network, is equipping Boerne Independent School District to be able to integrate technology into its curriculum.
Verizon Pushes 4G LTE for M2M
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8/29/2014  |  1 comment
Verizon is expecting more M2M communications to move onto LTE networks and off 2G and 3G, and is helping the process along with a 4G modem module.
Now Google Planning Drones-to-Go
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8/29/2014  |  15 comments
Google unveils 'Project Wing' delivery drone prototype.
Tablet TV to Debut With a Twist in San Fran
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8/28/2014  |  3 comments
Tablet TV will launch in beta in San Francisco in September, allowing users to watch and record broadcast shows on their tablets without a subscription.
Eurobites: BT Adds Ciena to Ethernet Roster
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8/28/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's regional roundup: MTN tests Transport SDN; 2.4Tbit/s WDM with Huawei; Bluetooth chip specialist CSR rejects takeover bid; and more.
Facebook in Production Testing of Open 'Wedge' Switch
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8/28/2014  |  3 comments
Facebook's Cisco-killer is nearing reality.
Telefónica, Telecom Italia in $9B Battle to Buy Brazil's GVT
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8/28/2014  |  1 comment
European operators are fighting over Brazilian operator GVT, currently owned by French media giant Vivendi.
Netflix to FCC: Kill Comcast-TWC Deal
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8/28/2014  |  8 comments
In a 99-page filing, Netflix argues that the Commission should reject the proposed merger because of the power that the combined company would have over the US broadband market.
TiVo Continues Cable Run
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8/27/2014  |  2 comments
DVR pioneer racks up strong MSO subscriber gains again in its fiscal Q2, as it also pursues new ways to boost both its pay-TV partner and retail hardware sales.
MRV Dismisses & Replaces CFO After Financial Error
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8/27/2014  |  1 comment
Stephen Garcia out, Mark Bonney in as MRV CFO, following bill-and-hold revenue reporting mistakes.
GSA: 16 Operators Trial LTE Multicast
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8/27/2014  |  1 comment
Trials and deployments of simultaneously broadcasting live video over LTE networks to multiple users are taking off, but roadblocks remain to widespread adoption.
TWC Internet Outage Follows $1.1M Fine
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8/27/2014  |  3 comments
A major Time Warner Cable Internet outage affecting 12 million broadband subs follows on the heels of a $1.1 million fine by the FCC for failure to report similar problems last year.
FirstLight Expands Enterprise Play With G4 Buy
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8/27/2014  |  Post a comment
The acquisition of G4 gives the carrier a fourth New England data center and an entree into enterprise sectors.
Eurobites: Qualcomm May Face EU Antitrust Probe
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8/27/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Liberty Global close to green light on Ziggo deal; BT accused of 'football tax'; Isle of Wight latest.
China Mobile to Form Content JV
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8/27/2014  |  Post a comment
Planned spin-off is another sign of change in the Chinese telecom industry.
OIF/ONF Efforts Could Speed Transport SDN
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8/27/2014  |  Post a comment
Prototype tests across four carriers' labs will advance work on specifications to enable deployments.
AT&T's Lurie Promoted to CEO of Mobility
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8/26/2014  |  2 comments
Former M2M boss is now the new CEO of AT&T Mobility, with Ralph de la Vega taking on the carrier's newly formed Mobile and Business Solutions Group.
Google's Andromeda Relieves Cloud Strain
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8/26/2014  |  8 comments
Google's Andromeda infrastructure is designed to provide bare-metal performance and low latency to customers worldwide.
Rogers, Shaw Take Aim at Netflix
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8/26/2014  |  23 comments
In a joint venture operation, Canadian MSOs Rogers and Shaw are teaming up to launch a subscription video-on-demand service that will compete with Netflix in Canada.
Utilities to Pump $11.2B Into Smart Grid – Study
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8/26/2014  |  20 comments
A study from Navigant Research predicts that utilities will spend $11.2 billion on smart grid managed services by 2023.
Charter Internet Outages Blamed on DNS Problems
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8/26/2014  |  11 comments
Charter Communications experienced major Internet outages in several US markets over the weekend, based on what appears to have been a domain name server issue.
Verizon to Launch HD VoLTE in 'Coming Weeks'
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8/26/2014  |  15 comments
The wait is over – Big Red says it will have VoLTE available across its footprint in the coming weeks, bringing video calls and HD voice to compatible handsets.
IoT Startup Banking on WiFi Connectivity
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8/26/2014  |  10 comments
Electric Imp aims to connect devices in the home and industrial environments via WiFi radios to its own cloud for more customization and control.
Verizon Launches QR Code Security Solution
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8/26/2014  |  17 comments
New approach lets consumers register and then download QR code app that will more securely connect them to e-commerce and business sites.
Eurobites: Transmode to Cut Jobs
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8/26/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: AT&T/Vodafone rumor returns; Swisscom offers WiFi option for mobile; Huawei's small cells in Iceland.
Frontier Sees WiFi as SMB Differentiator
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8/25/2014  |  13 comments
Based on initial deployment in North Carolina, Frontier sees a new role for WiFi as part of an SMB service bundle that can be monetized.
Scripps Takes Longer Clearleap for Multiscreen
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8/25/2014  |  Post a comment
Scripps has renewed its contract with Clearleap, in a multi-year deal to provide multiscreen video processing and delivery services.
VMware Upgrades NSX, Beefs Up OpenStack Support
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8/25/2014  |  1 comment
VMware kicked off its VMworld user conference by announcing partnerships with vendors including Dell, as part of its effort to challenge Cisco.
Comcast, Level 3 Flex Ethernet Muscles
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8/22/2014  |  1 comment
Both service providers gain Ethernet-port market share in the latest US rankings by Vertical Systems Group, climbing to sixth place and eighth place, respectively.
OSS Changes Vital to Sprint's Network Vision
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8/22/2014  |  6 comments
Even as it builds out two new networks, Sprint is trying to move to a single inventory management system and leaning on NetCracker for help.
NTT DoCoMo, Huawei Prove LTE-U Works
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8/22/2014  |  4 comments
Joint trial shows that running LTE in unlicensed spectrum is an effective offload option for wireless operators, but will it supplant operators' existing WiFi strategies?
Ixia Hands Reins to NFV Star Mayer
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8/22/2014  |  3 comments
HP loses its NFV leader, Bethany Mayer, to Ixia, where she becomes president and CEO.
AT&T GigaPower Adds Cupertino, Jacksonville
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8/22/2014  |  7 comments
AT&T has announced expansion plans for its high-speed GigaPower Internet service to Cupertino, Calif., and Jacksonville, Fla., but details are limited.
Eurobites: Opera Gets Call From Microsoft
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8/22/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia lands Irish RAN contract; Rocket fires up IPO; Mail.ru feels the heat in Russia.
Brocade: Revenue Up Despite Soft Carrier Demand
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8/22/2014  |  3 comments
Important products were delayed, and carriers are waiting.
Comcast Streams Back to School
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8/21/2014  |  20 comments
Comcast has officially launched Xfinity on Campus, a free streaming TV service for colleges and universities.
Eurobites: Ukraine Crisis Hits MTS Hard
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8/21/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Rostelecom profits down by a third; Kudelski gets Nagra H1 boost; mapping unit strife at Nokia.
Level 3 Does Big Data Differently
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8/21/2014  |  17 comments
Unlike other telecom operators, the carrier isn't leveraging its data center infrastructure to offer its own cloud services... yet.
CenturyLink Offers Private Clouds in Hybrid Management
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8/21/2014  |  Post a comment
New capability uses software and network management stack from acquisition Tier 3 scaled over CL's 57 data centers.
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The Inaugural Optical Innovation Forum in Nice

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More than 170 attendees from network operators, service providers, analyst firms, and component companies from around the world convened in Nice in June for the inaugural Optical Innovation Forum, co-produced by Huawei and Light Reading.
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Data Centers Drive Telcos Into the Future

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Data centers are at the heart of key trends driving telecom -- network virtualization, the drive for increased agility, and the need to compete with OTT providers.
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Why SPs Should Consider Cisco's EPN

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Sultan Dawood from Cisco discusses Cisco's EPN, which enables SPs to build agile and programmable networks delivering new network virtualized services using Cisco's Evolved Services Platform (ESP).
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Huawei’s Showcase @ Big Telecom Event 2014

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SoftCOM is Huawei's framework for telecom business and network transformation. Haofei Liu, Solution Marketing Manager, Carrier Business Group, Huawei, showcases Huawei's SoftCOM architecture in this video.
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Huawei @ BTE 2014: Director of Integrated Solutions on SoftCOM & NFV Monetization

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Libin Dai, Director of Integrated Solutions, Carrier Business Group, discusses Huawei's SoftCOM and NFV monetization. Huawei believes that NFV monetization should be service-driven rather than network-driven, and that operators should have network transformation, service transformation and a compatible and collaborative ecosystem in place in order to deploy NFV.
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Huawei @ BTE 2014: Director of US NFV Lab on CloudEdge & the Future of NFV

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Sean Chen, Director of US NFV Lab at Huawei, discusses Huawei's new approach to NFV in open collaboration. Huawei believes that through Proof of Concept tests, it could help operators learn and communicate with the industry more effectively. Sean believes that successful implementation of NFV should have its values reaching to end users and discusses how Huawei's ...
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Huawei's Highlights @ Big Telecom Event 2014

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At the Big Telecom Event in Chicago Huawei showcases its high-level strategy, the SoftCOM architecture, which helps operators reduce the cost of ownership of their network infrastructure and generate additional revenue in the ICT service environment. Huawei showcases over 30 pilot programs from across the globe, focusing on the industry-leading commercial ...
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VeEX – Live from the Show

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An overview of VeEX Test and Measurement solutions including TX300S multi-service test set with VeExpress cloud-based management system, UX400 universal modular platform supporting 100G testing, and the redesigned RXT modular platform.
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Transitioning CE 2.0 Networks Into the SDN & NFV Era With Telco Systems

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Telco Systems' Ariel Efrati (CEO) and Moshe Shimon (VP of Product Management) discuss virtualization and how the company's new Open Metro Edge solution utilizes the SDN and NFV concepts to accelerate and orchestrate service delivery through its innovative product portfolio and software applications.
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NFV Myths: Is NFV Still Several Years Away?

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Some say that NFV (network functions virtualization) is still several years away from being implemented on mobile operator networks. This isn't the case. Operators can get started on their paths to NFV now, as this short video from Skyfire shows.
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A New Security Paradigm in SDN/NFV

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Paul Shaneck, Global Director Network Solutions for Symantec, discusses the evolving virtualized network, explaining how Symantec is leading the security discussion as it relates to SDN and NFV, and helping to ensure the network is protected and compliant.
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Sprint's Network Evolution

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Sprint's Jay Bluhm gives a keynote speech at the Big Telecom Event (BTE) about Sprint's network and services evolution strategy, including Spark.
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