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TIA Report: Broadband Demand Drives Highest Telecom Industry Growth Since 2000
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2/1/2007  |  Post a comment
U.S. revenue grows 9.3 percent, worldwide revenue up 11.2 percent
Expand Your Access to the ICET Universe… at NXTcomm07
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2/1/2007  |  Post a comment
Exhibit at the new global forum and marketplace in Chicago, June 18-21
TIA Broadband and Technology Breakfast Features Congressman Rick Boucher
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2/1/2007  |  Post a comment
Discussion focuses on issues important to member companies
TIA Schedules International Committee Meeting
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1/24/2007  |  Post a comment
Announces international business development event
Chairman Martin Announces Staff Changes at FCC
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1/19/2007  |  Post a comment
Four bureau chiefs and deputy counsel appointed
Mike Nunes Joins TIA as International Director
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1/11/2007  |  Post a comment
Brings broad experience to international activities
FCC Approves Merger Between AT&T and BellSouth
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1/5/2007  |  Post a comment
Newly formed company agrees to certain conditions, including abiding by “net neutrality” provisions for two years
FCC Adopts Rules on Video Franchising for New Market Entrants
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12/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Order will define unreasonable actions by Local Franchising Authorities
Regulators Offer Sarbanes-Oxley Relief
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12/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Measure could extend filing deadline for small businesses
Grant Seiffert Appointed TIA President as Matt Flanigan Retires December 31
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12/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Flanigan concludes 40-year telecom career after nearly 13 years as association president
TIA Broadband and Technology Luncheon Features FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell
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12/8/2006  |  Post a comment
Discussion focuses on competition in video programming market, wireless penetration and use of spectrum
FCC Chairman Kevin Martin Confirmed by Senate to Serve Second Term
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11/30/2006  |  Post a comment
Martin to continue to work to provide regulatory environment that promotes competition and drives investment and innovation while protecting consumers and promoting public safety
Alcatel and Lucent to Move Forward With Merger Transaction
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11/30/2006  |  Post a comment
Merger expected to be complete by November 30, 2006
Incoming Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid Announces Senate Democratic Leadership for 110th Congress
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11/17/2006  |  Post a comment
Trent Lott selected as Senate Minority Whip
TIA to Co-Host Dinner Session with Affiliate Office in Beijing during ITU TELECOM WORLD 2006
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11/10/2006  |  Post a comment
Attendees to hear executives speak to what it will take for China to become an innovation player in the convergent media industry
Broadband and Technology Luncheon Features Federal Trade Commission Chairman Deborah Platt Majoras
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11/10/2006  |  Post a comment
Discussion focuses on the FTC’s hearings “Protecting Consumer’s in the Next Tech-ade”
Election Results 2007
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11/10/2006  |  Post a comment
Democrats Take the House, Senate Races being Tallied
TIA Provides Discussion on U.S. Wireless Broadband Access to Chinese Delegation
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11/2/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA outlines association’s key goals and initiatives
TIA Speaks with Australian Communications and Media Authority Chairman
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10/26/2006  |  Post a comment
ACMA Chairman Chris Chapman discusses ACMA’s primary goals and initiatives
President Bush Signs SAFE Port Act
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10/18/2006  |  Post a comment
Legislation includes Warning, Alert and Response Network (WARN) Act
Broadband and Technology Luncheon Features Acting Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information John Kneuer
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10/12/2006  |  Post a comment
Discussion focused on NTIA’s interoperability grant program, set-top-box voucher program and Spectrum Management Advisory Committee
National Academies of Science Holds Convocation on Innovation
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10/5/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA believes research funding will contribute significantly toward furthering communications technology in the United States
Congress Passes Warning, Alert and Response Network Act (WARN Act) as Part of Larger Port Security Bill
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10/5/2006  |  Post a comment
WARN Act will establish a voluntary, national emergency alert system and allocate $106 million for these purposes, as authorized by reconciliation bill passed earlier this year
TIA Holds Communications Research Division Meeting
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9/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Division’s upcoming networking hard problem conference, federal appropriations for basic research, innovation legislation and future activities discussed
Senate Commerce Committee Chairman Gives Statement Supporting Communications Bill
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9/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Legislation encourages broadband deployment, video choice, lower prices for consumers, and makes available $1 billion for nation’s first responders
TIA and EIA Urge Senate Leadership to Pass Key Appropriations and Innovation Legislation Before Year’s End
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9/20/2006  |  Post a comment
Final Senate passage of the Commerce, Justice and State and Energy Appropriations Acts will mark the first step in increased investment in the physical sciences in key federal research offices
TIA Holds Press Conference to Discuss Video Franchise Legislation
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9/20/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA to Senate: Video franchise legislation passage needed to bolster innovation, accelerate broadband deployment
TIA Commends Senate for Passing Warning, Alert and Response Network Act (WARN Act); Urges Legislation to Go to Conference
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9/13/2006  |  Post a comment
Legislation critical to ensuring timely creation of state-of-the-art emergency alert system envisioned by President Bush
TIA Holds Video Franchise Press Briefing on September 14
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9/13/2006  |  Post a comment
Press briefing features high-level executives from Corning Cable Systems, ANDA Networks and Tellabs
TIA to Hold Video Franchise Press Briefing on September 14
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9/7/2006  |  Post a comment
Press briefing to feature high-level executives from Corning Cable Systems, ANDA Networks and Tellabs
TIA Letter to Senate Leadership Urges Passage of Video Franchising Legislation
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8/31/2006  |  Post a comment
ATOR Act can accelerate investment in broadband networks
TIA Urges Passage of Senate Telecom Reform Bill
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8/24/2006  |  Post a comment
Legislation would renew investment in broadband networks and long-overdue competition in video marketplace
Broadband over Power Line Addressed at FCC Open Meeting
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8/16/2006  |  Post a comment
FCC issues a memorandum opinion and order regarding BPL Internet access service
R&D Tax Credit Continues to Languish
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8/9/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA president and EIA president/CEO release joint statement expressing disappointment over failure to vote on and extend credit
United States Access Board Names TIA to New Advisory Committee
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8/4/2006  |  Post a comment
Board focused on design criteria for disabilities equipment
Senate Appropriations Fully Funds American Competitiveness Initiative Requests for NIST and NSF; Education and Defense Votes This Week
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7/27/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA is pleased with committee’s approval of $5.99 billion in funding for NSF and of $764 million for NIST
TIA/Hughes Testify in Hearing on Telecommuting
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7/27/2006  |  Post a comment
Testimony focuses on current and next-generation networks’ ability to offer advanced services such as teleworking
Senate Appropriations Fully Funds American Competitiveness Initiative Requests for NIST and NSF; Education and Defense Votes This Week
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7/19/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA is pleased with committee’s approval of $5.99 billion in funding for NSF and of $764 million for NIST
TIA/Hughes Testify in Hearing on Telecommuting
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7/19/2006  |  Post a comment
Testimony focuses on current and next-generation networks’ ability to offer advanced services such as teleworking
TIA Member Executives to Participate in Call-In Conference to Highlight Benefits of Telecom Reform
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7/13/2006  |  Post a comment
Call will provide member company executives the opportunity to discuss positive impact of successful passage of telecom reform legislation
Senate Commerce Committee Passes Telecom Reform Legislation
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7/6/2006  |  Post a comment
Legislation passes Senate Commerce Committee by a vote of 15 to 7
Senate Commerce Committee Continues Telecom Reform Markup
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6/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Next step – consideration by full Senate
TIA Participates in Successful Science & Math Exhibition on Capitol Hill
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6/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Tapping America’s Potential Forum Math and Science Fair in D.C. draws nearly 450 attendees
House Energy and Commerce Committee Holds Hearing on Universal Service Fund
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6/22/2006  |  Post a comment
Witnesses include representatives from the FCC, USTelecom, NCTA and CTIA
TIA Testifies at Final Senate Commerce Committee Hearing on Telecom Reform Bill
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6/15/2006  |  Post a comment
Dave McCurdy, president and CEO of EIA, represents TIA and EIA
Telecom Industry Calls for Increased Federal Funding for Basic Research to Assure Long-Term Competitiveness
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6/7/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA holds press conference at GLOBALCOMM™ 2006
TIA Hosts Innovation Discussion with Key Thought Leaders During Government Summit at GLOBALCOMM™ 2006
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6/7/2006  |  Post a comment
Panelists discuss Bush Administration’s American Competitiveness Initiative
TIA Hosts Inaugural GLOBALCOMM™ Government Summit
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6/7/2006  |  Post a comment
Summit offers perspective on legislation, regulation and policies shaping the ICT industry today
TIA's GLOBALCOMM™ Government Summit Offers Exciting Panels, High Level Speakers
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5/31/2006  |  Post a comment
Summit to offer perspective on legislation, regulations and policies shaping the ICT industry
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Light Reading sits down at CES with the head of Cisco's service provider video business, Conrad Clemson, to discuss how NFV and cloud security relate to video, the challenge of managing 4K/8K traffic, the global expansion of Netflix and virtual reality.
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The Digital Operations Transformation Summit on February 21, 2016 at the Crowne Plaza Barcelona Fira Centre will bring together 50 senior executives to engage in a unique debate on the opportunities and challenges presented by the transformative evolving digital landscape. RSVP now at events@lightreading.com.
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Making the Test: ADVA Ensemble Connector vs. Open vSwitch

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Light Reading, in partnership with EANTC, recently tested ADVA's Ensemble Connector, which replaces open vSwitch and offers carrier-grade capability and interoperability. The test results strengthen ADVA's credibility as a provider in the virtualization space.
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Bridging the Gap Between PoCs & Deployment in NFV

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Charlie Ashton of Wind River presents the keynote at Light Reading's 2020 Vision executive summit in Dublin.
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CEO Chat With Mike Aquino

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The former CEO of Overture Networks, Mike Aquino, discusses why truly open virtualization solutions provide service providers with the greatest choice.
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MWC: Buckle Up for 5G & the IIoT

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This year's Mobile World Congress looks set to be a 5G land grab and a chance to get down and dirty with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) – but what will the 5G discussions actually be about?
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Case Study: Building China's Next-Gen TV Networks

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With over 2 billion viewers worldwide, Shenzhen Media Group is one of China's largest content producers. By partnering with Huawei and Sobey, SZMG was able to modernize media operations with the Converged News Center, a production studio that is a model for next-generation workflows.
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Quad Channel Modulator Driver with 46 Gbaud Capability from MACOM

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MACOM's MAOM-003427 is the industry's first surface-mount modulator driver with 46 Gbaud capability to support next generation 200G and 400G applications.
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Video Infographic: Validating Cisco's NFV Infrastructure

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We all know that the network of the future will be virtual, but when will virtual become a reality? This video infographic covers the four key areas in which Light Reading, in partnership with EANTC, tested Cisco's NFV infrastructure: performance, reliability, multi-service capabilities and single pane of glass management.

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CEO Chat With Phil McKinney, CableLabs

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At CES in Las Vegas, we met with Phil McKinney, CEO of CableLabs. Phil provides an update on the rollout of DOCSIS 3.1, his views on the future of open source and how consumer interest in virtual reality could affect network traffic.
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Ericsson CTO on the Changing Telecom Market

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At CES 2015, CTO of Ericsson, Ulf Ewaldsson, sits down with CEO of Light Reading, Steve Saunders, to discuss the changing telecom market, the new partnership with Cisco and the future of the telecom industry.
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Ireland's Data Dream

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Host In Ireland president Gary Connolly tells Light Reading's Steve Saunders about the role Ireland is playing in hosting data for the world's largest organizations.
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Brocade Keynote: Transitioning to the New IP

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At 2020 Vision in Dublin, Andrew Coward, VP of Service Provider Strategy at Brocade, presents the transition to the New IP.
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The former CEO of Overture Networks, Mike Aquino, discusses why truly open virtualization solutions provide service providers with the greatest choice.
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