Content tagged with Gigabit
AlcaLu Lands $1B+ Deals in China
News Analysis | 7/3/2015 | 1 comment
Alcatel-Lucent has struck frame agreements with China Mobile and China Unicom for fixed, mobile, IP, optical and NFV and SDN technology valued at up to US$1.3 billion.
AT&T-DirecTV Deal Nearing Approval
News Analysis | 7/2/2015 | 1 comment
Bloomberg reports that the US Justice Dept. is ready to sign off on AT&T's proposed $48.5 billion purchase of DirecTV with no conditions, leaving just the FCC to act.
India Takes Digital Leap
News Analysis | 7/1/2015 | 1 comment
India's government launches an ambitious Digital India initiative aimed at digitally empowering Indian citizens.
Bell Canada Unveils Big Gig Plans
News Analysis | 6/26/2015 | 4 comments
Canada's largest phone company and broadband provider announces intent to roll out 1 Gig service throughout the eastern half of the country, starting this summer.
OneWeb Raises $500M Funding
News Wire Feed | 6/26/2015 | 1 comment
Satellite broadband startup OneWeb has raised $500 million of A-round funding from a group of leading international companies.
Title II Rules Take Effect
News Analysis | 6/15/2015 | 1 comment
The FCC's new Open Internet Order formally went into effect Friday after a federal appeals court rejected requests by the cable, telecom and wireless industries to stay the rules until their legal challenge is settled.
Leading Lights: The Highlight Reel
LRTV Documentaries | 6/9/2015 | 2 comments
Awards were given, drinks were downed, jokes were made and a good time was had by all! Here's a quick look back on Light Reading's own Night at the Museum for the 2015 Leading Lights awards in Chicago.
From The Founder
Network architects aiming to upgrade their networks to support agile, open, virtualized services in the 21st century need to consider new criteria when choosing between technology suppliers.
Upcoming Live Events
September 16-17, 2015, The Westin Galleria Dallas, Dallas, TX
September 29-30, 2015, The Westin Grand Müchen, Munich, Germany
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October 6, 2015, Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta, GA
October 14-15, 2015, New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA
November 5, 2015, Hilton Santa Clara, Santa Clara, CA
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November 5, 2015, London, UK
The NFV era is placing new demands on the developers and suppliers of network technology.
BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
Casa Systems has been going from strength to strength over the last couple of years. In 2013, it became the first vendor to ship an integrated CCAP device -- the ...
Cedrik Neike, SVP of Global Service Provider, Service Delivery, at Cisco, talks to Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders about solving service provider customer problems in a virtualized, DevOps world, including multivendor support and the future of network procurement.