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Atlantic Broadband Delivers Free Streaming App for Android Devices
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10/1/2014  |  1 comment
Latest TiVo app for Android devices allows customers to stream live TV and recorded shows.
Comcast Cloud DVR Takes Flight
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10/1/2014  |  2 comments
Comcast is granting all X1 customers with cloud DVR services the ability to download or stream any recorded program for viewing on any mobile device inside or outside the home.
Eurobites: Alcatel-Lucent Closes Enterprise Unit Sale
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10/1/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Teléfonica finally closes E-Plus acquisition; Ericsson buys smart grids specialist; Tieto layoffs in Finland and beyond.
Can India Take Fiber to the Masses?
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10/1/2014  |  Post a comment
India has an ambitious plan to take high-speed fiber broadband to the country's extensive population, but progress is slow.
Cable Preps for DOCSIS 3.1 Debut
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9/30/2014  |  1 comment
CableLabs is gearing up for certification testing of new D3.1 cable modems and broadband gateways next spring, while Comcast is eyeing service trials in the second half of 2015.
Is Redbox Instant Shutting Down?
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9/30/2014  |  16 comments
Redbox Instant by Verizon isn't signing up any new customers, and rumor has it the service will shut down entirely on October 1.
Eurobites: EU Gets Tough on Net Neutrality
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9/30/2014  |  5 comments
Also in today's EMEA roundup: Tele Columbus plans IPO; AlcaLu teams up with Accenture; data sonification -- can you dig it?
What China Mobile Wants From 5G
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9/30/2014  |  2 comments
With 4G still to deliver so much, the world's largest mobile operator wants more than just another industry standard when it comes to 5G.
The Perennial Need for Speed
UBB Forum News  | 
9/29/2014  |  2 comments
Will connection speed always be the key metric used to measure the attractiveness of a broadband service?
GVTC Beats Gig Giants to San Antonio Area
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9/29/2014  |  4 comments
The Texas co-op turns up a gigabit-ready network that passes 43,000 potential customers.
Bridging the Digital Divide
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9/29/2014  |  1 comment
Here are some ideas for how cable operators can help low-income households connect to pay-TV and broadband services.
Comcast Turns Off Streampix
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9/26/2014  |  7 comments
Citing minimal interest from its pay-TV customers, Comcast is discontinuing its Streampix OTT wannabe video service.
BT Takes a Step Closer to G.fast
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9/26/2014  |  Post a comment
BT has undertaken further trials of G.fast and is opening up a new R&D lab to focus on such developments.
Midcontinent Signs Up AioTV for OTT Package
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9/26/2014  |  Post a comment
The aioTV UX unifies multichannel service and IP content to the TV in a single user experience.
A Cultural Shift for an OTT World
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9/26/2014  |  3 comments
Telcos need to embrace a new approach to partnerships if they are to generate extra revenues quickly and give customers what they want.
Do IP Networks Need An Overhaul?
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9/25/2014  |  Post a comment
As traffic levels ramp, do IP networks need new technologies and topologies?
Cisco Delivers New Gigabit-Tier Technology
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9/25/2014  |  Post a comment
New line card software upgrade for CMTS offers 32 DOCSIS 3.0 channels support for existing chassis.
Bunyan Selects Calix for GigaZone Project
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9/25/2014  |  Post a comment
GigaZone will leverage the 844G GigaCenters deployed in subscribers' homes via direct fiber connections to offer Internet speeds of up to 1 Gbit/s.
US Ignite Cultivates Gigabit Apps
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9/25/2014  |  8 comments
Non-profit forges collaboration between network operators and technology developers to showcase the necessity of gigabit nets.
Casa Introduces Compact CCAP Chassis
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9/25/2014  |  Post a comment
Casa Systems launches 'industry's first' CCAP platform in a reduced form factor.
Eurobites: BT Opens Next-Gen Broadband Lab
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9/25/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Vodafone develops 5G in Dresden; Serbian operator dips a toe in Clearwater; YouView bags Cisco brains.
The OTT Conundrum
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9/24/2014  |  Post a comment
What is holding back prosperous partnerships between telcos and the OTT players?
Putting Broadband to Work
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9/24/2014  |  Post a comment
High-speed broadband network rollout is key to telco strategies, but it's what happens after the network is built that counts.
Comcast Plans RDK-for-Broadband Gateway Trials in Q4
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9/24/2014  |  Post a comment
Comcast and Arris are collaborating on a new open source software stack for broadband modems and gateways as part of an RDK-for-broadband initiative.
Monetizing Ultra-Broadband
UBB Forum News  | 
9/24/2014  |  2 comments
Ultra-broadband networks need to be built, with fiber-to-the-premises the ultimate goal, but they need to be monetized, too.
NFV Can Enable the Smart Home – Telecom Italia
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9/24/2014  |  1 comment
Network functions virtualization can make remote management of the smart home a reality for communications service providers, says Telecom Italia executive.
US MSOs Near 10 Million Hotspots
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9/24/2014  |  2 comments
With Comcast and Cablevision leading the way, US cable operators are quickly closing in on 10 million WiFi hotspots by the end of the year.
Huawei Calls For Pro-Broadband Policies
UBB Forum News  | 
9/24/2014  |  1 comment
Huawei demands more investment-friendly ultra-broadband regulation from governments around the world.
Saisei Introduces FlowCommand to Enhance Network Performance
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9/24/2014  |  Post a comment
Saisei claims its patented technology can double network bandwidth while avoiding roadblacks to important applications.
Energy Bill Shocks Orange Into Action
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9/24/2014  |  4 comments
French giant is addressing its power consumption, and improving its customer experience, as its annual power bill trajectory takes it towards $1 billion by 2020, says executive.
TWC Not Ready for Community WiFi
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9/24/2014  |  3 comments
Unlike proposed merger partner Comcast, Time Warner Cable has no plans to deploy home hotspots to increase the reach of its WiFi network.
Cable Forecast: Cloudy With a Chance of DevOps
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9/24/2014  |  1 comment
Comcast's Tony Werner believes cable's future lies in DevOps and the cloud.
AT&T & Verizon Empires Strike Back on SMBs
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9/23/2014  |  7 comments
AT&T and Verizon are both rolling out new services targeting SMBs with faster speeds and symmetric options – can they stop the cable onslaught?
Gigabit Nets Boost GDP, Says FTTH Council
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9/23/2014  |  9 comments
Study claims that communities with gigabit access have per capita GDP that is 1.1% higher than communities that don't.
Alianza, GLDS Partner for Cloud VoIP Solution
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9/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Partnership aims to simplify VoIP management and reduce cost of delivering voice services.
Comcast Eyes Augmented Reality Tech
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9/23/2014  |  8 comments
Comcast is looking at Metaio's Augmented Reality technology for possible use in future customer support apps.
Would Net Neutrality Curb FTTX Investments?
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9/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Would regulatory enforcement of net neutrality prevent operators from investing in ultra-broadband networks?
Carrier-Grade WiFi Still 2 Years Away – CableLabs
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9/23/2014  |  4 comments
Industry organizations are defining the requirements for carrier-grade WiFi, which will make managing WiFi networks more like managing cellular ones.
Poll: Optical Fiber Best for Backhaul
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9/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Almost half of our poll respondents opted for fiber as the best medium for mobile backhaul.
Verizon Boosts Upload Speeds for SMBs
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9/22/2014  |  Post a comment
Verizon is offering its SMB customers free faster uploads, moving them automatically onto a symmetric service at no extra charge.
Eurobites: Telefónica Preps NG-PON 1 Rollout
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9/22/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Iliad sets T-Mobile US bid deadline; Brocade staffs up for EMEA push; Netflix seeks Belgian partners.
Arris Preps First Live DOCSIS 3.1 Demo
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9/22/2014  |  1 comment
Arris is planning a live DOCSIS 3.1 demo at the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo event.
Cable's Great Debate: How to Split Functions
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9/22/2014  |  Post a comment
Distributed architecture promises to be one of the hottest topics at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo 2014, but not everyone agrees on the right way to carry it out.
Minnesota Gets Giant-Sized Gigabit Rollout
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9/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Paul Bunyan Communications commits to deploy gigabit services across a 5,000 square mile territory.
VeEX Rolls Out OTDR
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9/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Tester for FTTx, metro Ethernet, mobile backhaul and more will debut at ECOC and SCTE Cable-Tec Expo.
Eurobites: Telefónica Seals Brazilian Deal
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9/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: SAP buys Concur; Phones 4u rescue plan fails; Huawei's Spanish signing.
Cable Subs Hungary for YouTube
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9/18/2014  |  3 comments
In initial results, about half of UPC Hungary cable subscribers watch YouTube through their set-top boxes and many of them keep coming back for more.
AT&T Launches New Business Fiber Service
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9/18/2014  |  Post a comment
AT&T gets more aggressive in courting SMBs with new fiber-to-the-building services at speeds up to 300 Mbit/s.
Fiber Sizzles in Spain as Orange Targets Jazztel
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9/18/2014  |  Post a comment
In Europe, Spain's the broadband market to watch currently.
Cable Show Drops the Cable
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9/18/2014  |  2 comments
Rebranding itself as the 'Internet and Television Expo,' The Cable Show is is inviting digital media, telecom, and satellite TV companies to join the party.
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Is your network built on 'The Old IP,' or are you part of 'The New IP' revolution?
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A Cultural Shift for an OTT World

9|26|14   |   01:41   |   (3) comments


Telcos need to embrace a new approach to partnerships if they are to generate extra revenues quickly and give customers what they want.
LRTV Documentaries
New Skills Needed as Telecom, IT Collide

9|26|14   |   4:07   |   (1) comment


As telecom and IT collide, new technologies are emerging, new skills are needed and new opportunities for women are arising.
UBB Forum News
Do IP Networks Need An Overhaul?

9|25|14   |   02:01   |   (0) comments


As traffic levels ramp, do IP networks need new technologies and topologies?
LRTV Documentaries
Sprint Wields Its Influence in the Valley

9|25|14   |   3:09   |   (11) comments


Anne-Louise Kardas, Sprint's connection to startups in the Valley, explains how telcos can be innovative and find new opportunities with partners.
LRTV Documentaries
SDN, NFV & The Future of XO's Network

9|25|14   |   3:47   |   (1) comment


XO Communications COO Don MacNeil explains how cloud, SDN and NFV are altering its network requirements as well as changing data centers of the future.
UBB Forum News
The OTT Conundrum

9|24|14   |   01:39   |   (0) comments


What is holding back prosperous partnerships between telcos and the OTT players?
LRTV Documentaries
Putting Broadband to Work

9|24|14   |   01:26   |   (0) comments


High-speed broadband network rollout is key to telco strategies, but it's what happens after the network is built that counts.
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Light Reading's Women in Telecom Recap

9|24|14   |   0:55   |   (4) comments


Our first Women in Telecom breakfast was a huge success, and we hope you'll join us in London for the next event on November 6.
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Monetizing Ultra-Broadband

9|24|14   |   01:43   |   (2) comments


Ultra-broadband networks need to be built, with fiber-to-the-premises the ultimate goal, but they need to be monetized, too.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Sales Director of INIT on Plug & Play Switch Devices

9|19|14   |   3:21   |   (0) comments


INIT Italy uses both the Huawei S5700 and S7700 series switches for the campus LAN environment. Sales Director Andrea Curti says their company chose these Huawei devices over others because of their performance, flexible scalability and plug-and-play features.
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Saudi Arabia Upgrades Vocational Training System

9|19|14   |   3:31   |   (0) comments


The Technical and Vocational Training Corporation (TVTC) has 100,000 students, 150 government-owned institutions and oversees 1000 private institutes. The CIO of TVTC explains that Huawei devices have allowed them to manage multiple datacenters using just one software program, scientifically tracking the progress of students and teachers, saving them millions.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei's Media Solutions Are Here to Stay

9|19|14   |   4:35   |   (0) comments


The current media revolution requires rapid upgrades in technology. New formats (HD, 3D, 4K etc.) and the subsequent explosion of file sizes demand sophisticated network and storage architecture. Social media and the multiple distribution channels require a robust asset management system. Gartner analyst Venecia Liu speaks about the current technological trends in ...
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