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Unicom's Inglorious Award
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5/31/2013  |  4 comments
Staff humiliation strategy goes viral in China
SK Telecom, 4G Trailblazer
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4/22/2013  |  2 comments
Are you watching, Europe?
China Mobile Terminates Taiwan M&A
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Security concerns scupper China Mobile investment in Taiwanese operator
China Mobile's Capex Blowout
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Major carrier plans a near 50% hike in annual spending, with LTE TDD getting a healthy chunk
ZTE & Huawei in IPR Charm Offensive
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3/14/2013  |  2 comments
The Chinese vendors hike their intellectual property investments and ask everyone to play nice with patents
Can Huawei Change?
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1/4/2013  |  8 comments
9:30 AM New year message makes all the right noises, but can it deliver on its stated corporate and cultural aspirations?
Huawei CEO Weighs In on Security
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12/20/2012  |  6 comments
9:10 Vendor posts blog quoting its CEO as it counters security claims
Bharti's Big-Screen Experience
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12/19/2012  |  2 comments
6:50 AM Screen envy is the order of the day at Bharti Airtel's Gurgaon operations center
Infinera Boasts 8Tbit/s Pipe
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11/28/2012  |  3 comments
10:40 AM Vendor has been showing off its super-channels on Japan's non-DWDM-friendly fiber
US vs Huawei/ZTE: The Verdict
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10/8/2012  |  19 comments
5:00 AM No shock as House Intelligence Committee warns that Chinese companies should not be trusted
New CEO for Subex
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10/3/2012  |  1 comment
5:30 AM SPIT vendor to name new chief
Transport Trio on India Shortlist
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9/14/2012  |  Post a comment
7:55 AM Three major optical vendors shortlisted for India greenfield network
Huawei, ZTE Get Grilled in US
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9/14/2012  |  1 comment
4:20 AM Congressional hearing begins, accusations aired, fingers pointed, claims made
Infinera Wins Deal by Default
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9/7/2012  |  Post a comment
10:30 AM In India, Infinera is the only vendor left standing in an optical equipment bid
Huawei Ups Its Security Charm Offensive
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9/5/2012  |  4 comments
10:00 AM Vendor publishes cyber security white paper, proclaims innocence
Huawei's Latest JV
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9/4/2012  |  Post a comment
10:00 AM Teams up with IT services firm iSoftStone but there's hesitation over the US market
So Who Owns Huawei?
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9/3/2012  |  2 comments
10:30 AM It's employee-owned but a report questions how
Tough Going for Subex
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8/10/2012  |  Post a comment
5:15 AM Revenue assurance specialist in doldrums
Def Con Hacks Huawei
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7/30/2012  |  6 comments
9:45 AM Security flaws found in Chinese vendor's smaller routers
South Korea: 4G Nation
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7/23/2012  |  2 comments
4:45 AM LTE goes mainstream in South Korea
FBI Investigates ZTE
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7/13/2012  |  Post a comment
5:20 AM The feds get on ZTE's case over alleged shipments to Iran
Facebook Invests in Subsea Cable
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7/6/2012  |  Post a comment
4:30 AM Social media giant is one of several backers of Asia/Pacific regional network
India's Mobile Stumble
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9:55 AM Mobile growth trend hit by license upheaval
More Bother for Huawei, ZTE
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6/29/2012  |  2 comments
9:10 AM Multiple vendors caught up in patents probe
India's $3.5B GPON Goldrush
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6/28/2012  |  Post a comment
9:00 AM A massive project to connect India's rural villages is underway
More Chinese Whispers
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6/25/2012  |  4 comments
7:40 AM Huawei, ZTE under further scrutiny by US authorities
Mobile Asia Expo: Highlights
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6/21/2012  |  Post a comment
11:00 AM The hot topics from the GSMA's Shanghai event
Alcatel-Lucent's Hot Streak
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5/31/2012  |  2 comments
1:10 PM Alcatel-Lucent is on fire (not literally) in Asia/Pacific, but it wants the operators to spend a LOT more
Breakthrough in India
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5/31/2012  |  Post a comment
11:35 AM A new telecom policy has been approved at last, paving the way for renewed growth and investment
Huawei's Chip Slip
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4/30/2012  |  1 comment
Vendor's chips are staying in-house, despite what might have been said
Nokia's Big Trouble in China
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4/23/2012  |  4 comments
10:00 AM China poses a major challenge to Nokia's smartphone ambitions
China's 1 Billion: Just a Stat
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4:15 AM It's not as big a number as you'd think
India on Brink of 4G
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4/4/2012  |  1 comment
5:05 PM Bharti Airtel set to launch LTE services this month
Huawei Ban Row Escalates
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3/29/2012  |  12 comments
6:45 AM Australia's decision to bar Huawei from NBN deals gets political
Huawei Sales Top $32B in 2011
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12:35 PM Huawei executive's comments suggest growth of more than 10%
ZTE Defends Iran Position
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3/28/2012  |  4 comments
9:00 AM Responds to criticism over Iran business
India Shifts Toward CEM
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3/27/2012  |  Post a comment
9:30 AM Customer experience management is a hot topic in India
Huawei Barred From NBN
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3/26/2012  |  10 comments
5:00 AM Chinese vendor not allowed to bid for role in Australia's national broadband network
Chinese Capex to Hit How Much?
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2/7/2012  |  4 comments
10:15 AM Fixed broadband and 3G set for big bucks investment in China – but just how much is another matter
Angry Shoppers Attack Apple Store
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1/13/2012  |  1 comment
6:35 AM Beijing store pelted with eggs as shoppers denied the iPhone 4S
India's Shock Numbers
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1/10/2012  |  Post a comment
2:45 PM Has India's mobile sector imploded? No ...
No Need for Cloud Rush
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11/23/2011  |  2 comments
6:10 AM Reliance Comm's CIO suggests a measured approach to cloud services
LTE TDD: Asia's Hot Tech
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11/16/2011  |  1 comment
12:00 PM There's no doubt that Asia/Pacific is the center of LTE TDD developments just now
Huawei Buys Out Symantec
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4:45 AM Chinese vendor bolsters its enterprise strategy by taking total control of joint venture
Globe Gets Customer-Centric
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9:25 AM Globe Telecom has customer experience management (CEM) advances at the forefront of its mobile transformation program, with Amdocs as its key partner
Vodafone's Australian Angst
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Service revenues drop Down Under following Vodafone's network problems late last year
Should Huawei Do Business in Iran?
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11/2/2011  |  14 comments
8:00 AM Pressure group seeks vendor's withdrawal from Middle East market
Skype's Latest Telco Friend
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8:20 AM Indonesian operator will charge monthly fee for unlimited Skype use on smartphones
Huawei Eyes Cloud Acquisitions
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11/1/2011  |  Post a comment
6:45 AM Chinese vendor is scouting for acquisition targets and partnership opportunities to bolster its cloud capabilities
China Mobile's 10M iPhones
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10/25/2011  |  Post a comment
10:10 AM Operator says again that Apple promises a TD-LTE iPhone
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Last week I dropped in on "Hotlanta," Georgia to moderate Light Reading's inaugural DroneComm conference – a unique colloquium investigating the potential for drone communications to disrupt the world's telecom ecosystem. As you will see, it was a day of exploration and epiphany...
Between the CEOs
Affirmed Networks CEO: Digging Into NFV

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Hassan Ahmed, CEO of Affirmed Networks, is making some big claims for his NFV startup. I sat down with him at the Light Reading HQ in New York City to get the skinny on what this Acton, Mass.-based startup is up to.
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Cable Eyeing SDN for Headend, Home Uses

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CableLabs is looking at virtualizing CMTS and CCAP devices in the headend, as well as in-home devices, says CableLabs' Karthik Sundaresan.
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Verizon's Emmons: SDN Key to Cost-Effective Scaling

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For Verizon and other network operators to ramp up available bandwidth cost effectively, they need to move to SDN and agree on how to do that.
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Lack of Universal SDN a Challenge

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Heavy Reading Analyst Sterling Perrin talks about how uncertainty about SDN standards and approaches may be slowing deployment.
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Steve Vogelsang Interview: Carrier SDN

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Sterling Perrin speaks to Steve Vogelsang, Alcatel-Lucent CTO for IP Routing & Transport business, about the new Carrier SDN-enabling Network Services Platform and the operator challenges it solves.
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Carrier SDN: On-Demand Networks for an On-Demand World

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Steve Vogelsang, Alcatel-Lucent CTO for IP Routing & Transport business, talks about requirements and benefits of Carrier SDN during the keynote address at the Light Reading Carrier SDN event May 2015.
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The Security Challenge of SDN

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CenturyLink VP James Feger discusses concerns that virtualization could create new vulnerabilities unless network operators build in safeguards.
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NFV Elasticity – Highly Available VNF Scale-Out Architectures for the Mobile Edge

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Peter Marek and Paul Stevens from Advantech Networks and Communications Group talk about their NFV Elasticity initiative and the company's latest platforms for deploying virtual network functions at the edge of the network. Packetarium XL and the new Versatile Server Module: 'designed to reach parts of the network that other servers cannot reach.'
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Bay Area Spark Meetup 2015

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Developed in 2009, Apache Spark is a powerful open source processing engine built around speed, ease of use and sophisticated analytics. This spring, Huawei hosted a meetup for Spark developers and data scientists in Santa Clara, California. Light Reading spoke with organizers and attendees about Huawei's code contributions and long-term commitment to Spark.
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The Transport SDN Buzz

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Sterling Perrin, senior analyst at Heavy Reading, speaks with Peter Ashwood-Smith of Huawei and Guru Parulkar of ON.Lab about the evolution of transport SDN and the integration of technologies.
LRTV Custom TV
Next-Generation CCAP: Cisco cBR-8 Evolved CCAP

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John Chapman, Cisco's CTO of Cable Access Business Unit and Cisco Fellow, explained the innovation design of Cisco's cBR-8, the industry's first Evolved CCAP, including DOCSIS 3.1 design from ground-up, distributed CCAP with Remote PHY and path to virtualization. Cisco's cBR-8 Evolved CCAP is the platform that will last through the transitions.
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Meeting the Demands of Bandwidth & Service Group Growth

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Jorge Salinger, Comcast's Vice President of Access Architecture, explains how DOCSIS 3.1 and multi-service CCAP can meet the demands of the bandwidth and service group growth.
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BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
On May 29th 1 PM ET, Steve Saunders, founder and CEO of Light Reading, will be drilling into the "pains and gains" of NFV with Saar Gillai, SVP & GM for NFV at Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) (HP). He has defined a four-step NFV model describing a sequence of technology innovation. It's a must-read doc for any network architect looking to get to grips with their NFV migration strategy. Join us for the interview, and the chance to ask Saar your NFV questions directly!
Hassan Ahmed, CEO of Affirmed Networks, is making some big claims for his NFV startup. I sat down with him at the Light Reading HQ in New York City to get the skinny on what this Acton, Mass.-based startup is up to.
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