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Cognizant Acquires itaas
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4/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Acquisition expands Cognizant's multi-platform video capabilities.
S3 Group Announces North America Expansion
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4/23/2014  |  Post a comment
S3 Group expands in US and enhances automated service validation functionality.
TWC Hikes Internet Speeds in LA & NYC
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4/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Up to 300 Mbits/s in some communities.
TeliaSonera Reports Q1
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4/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Nordic operator sees first-quarter revenues slip 2.5% year-on-year.
Ericsson Looks to Future as Q1 Sales Slump
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4/23/2014  |  2 comments
First-quarter revenues dip as network rollout projects in US and Japan tail off, but margins are better and sales are set to pick up in H2.
Ericsson Reports Q1
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4/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Ericsson reports a 9% year-on-year decline in revenues but better margins.
AT&T Joins OTT Video Parade
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4/22/2014  |  1 comment
After losing out in a joint bid to gobble up Hulu last year, AT&T and The Chernin Group have joined forces again to invest more than $500 million in over-the-top video services.
AT&T Adds 625K Postpaid Subs in Q1
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4/22/2014  |  Post a comment
Wireless revenues up 7% on best first quarter net postpaid adds in five years.
Fan TV Scores With TW Cable
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4/22/2014  |  1 comment
Fan TV is officially breaking into the cable business through a deal with Time Warner Cable that will bring the vendor's user interface to TWC video subscribers.
Comcast Finds Sweet Spot With X1
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4/22/2014  |  3 comments
The US MSO reports video subscriber gains for the second straight quarter, thanks largely to its next-gen IP video platform and cloud-based guide.
ViXS Launches UHD HEVC Decoder Tool
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4/22/2014  |  Post a comment
UHD 4K Golden Reference tool will enable content creators, service operator technologists, encoder manufacturers, and HEVC promoters to easily decode and display files from storage or from IP networks.
TWC Hits 10,000 Hotspots in NYC
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4/22/2014  |  Post a comment
TWC WiFi now spreads from Koreatown to the West Village, the Rockaways to Midland Beach, and Red Hook to Harlem.
What's the Magic of Private Equity?
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4/22/2014  |  12 comments
With Coriant the most recent example, private equity investments look set to play an increasing role in the telecom sector.
Taking the OTT Plunge
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4/22/2014  |  1 comment
Which traditional pay-TV provider will be the first to go over-the-top?
Eurobites: Colt Cuts Back on Carrier Voice Deals
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4/22/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: SFR talks network-sharing with Vodafone; Liberty Global gets Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification; the future's not Orange.
AT&T Turns Up Gig Heat in 21 New Metros
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4/21/2014  |  11 comments
AT&T says it now has Gigabit plans for up to 100 towns and cities in the US, with some deployments expected to start in 2014.
Comcast, Charter Talking Turkey?
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4/21/2014  |  3 comments
Two large US MSOs are reportedly discussing the sale of at least 3 million cable subscribers to Charter if Comcast's proposed buyout of Time Warner Cable goes through.
Arris Brings SeaWell Into the Fold
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4/21/2014  |  Post a comment
Arris acquires SeaWell Networks for its portfolio of IP video, multiscreen, and ad insertion solutions.
FTTH in Latin America – Really?
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4/18/2014  |  3 comments
A new industry report suggests that the market for fixed broadband services in Latin America is about to grow dramatically, driven by fiber access, but I don't see it.
TWC & Charter Embrace Next-Gen WiFi
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4/18/2014  |  6 comments
Both large US MSOs move to offer higher-levels of WiFi service to customers as they boost broadband speeds and expand their hotspot coverage.
Cox Bets on Smart Homes in Vegas
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4/17/2014  |  8 comments
Cox expands smart home services into Las Vegas as broadband providers continue love affair with home security and automation.
Lightpath Fiber Lights 7,000 NY Buildings
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4/17/2014  |  5 comments
Cablevision's commercial services unit lights up 7,000th building in NYC metro area, after adding more than 1,000 locations to its fiber network in the past year.
Nagra Secures Dish's TVE Future
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4/16/2014  |  4 comments
Dish and Echostar select Nagra's DECE-approved persistent rights management (PRM) technology to secure Dish Anywhere multiscreen services.
Lightpath Announces 7,000 Lit Locations
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4/16/2014  |  Post a comment
Fiber network now connects more than 7,000 locations and spans more than 5,800 fiber route miles.
MultiChoice Picks Clearleap for Multiscreen
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4/16/2014  |  Post a comment
African pay-TV provider goes Clearleap route for management and delivery of content.
Quantenna Develops 'World's First' 10G WiFi
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4/16/2014  |  Post a comment
Novel architecture enables MIMO configurations up to 8x8, speeds up to 10 Gbit/s and universal support for MU-MIMO clients.
Cable Eyes Big Technology Shifts
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4/16/2014  |  4 comments
US cable engineers are facing a lot of heavy lifting in the coming years, notes Light Reading Cable/Video Practice Leader Alan Breznick.
Eurobites: Telefónica Bets on Mobile Ads
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4/16/2014  |  3 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: BSkyB teams up with Twitter; Ericsson in OpenStack deal; Glastonbury latest!
Demythologizing Multi-Play
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4/16/2014  |  1 comment
Not everything you thought you knew about multi-play services is necessarily so.
TWC Reveals RDK Set-Top Plans
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4/15/2014  |  1 comment
Time Warner Cable announces development plans for its first IP set-top box using the RDK software platform
Mohu Turns Over New Leaf for OTA TV
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4/15/2014  |  9 comments
Mohu introduces new Leaf Metro antenna and promises a device that will combine OTA and web-based video content.
Eurobites: BT's Rivals Go Ultrafast in York
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4/15/2014  |  11 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: UK's appetite for superfast; broadband Bolognese; the Nokia tablet that never was.
Maximizing Customer Experience & Assuring Service Delivery in an IP World
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4/15/2014  |  Post a comment
Steven Shalita, VP of Marketing, NetScout Systems, Inc., discusses the challenges cable/MSO operators face in assuring the delivery of new IP-based services. Key points include the value of proactively managing performance, and using rich analytics and operational intelligence to better understand service and usage trends, make smarter business decisions and improve the profitability of services delivered.
SCTE Seeks Corporate Buddies
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4/14/2014  |  Post a comment
Cable tech group launches corporate alliance program to hike membership and deliver more customized training and education for cable employees.
Vodafone Netherlands Rolls Out IPTV
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4/14/2014  |  1 comment
Vodafone Netherlands is partnering with Entone for set-tops and Divitel for systems integration in the launch of its new IPTV service.
EdgeConneX Ties Data Centers to Integra Fiber
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4/14/2014  |  Post a comment
Partnership combines extensive fiber network with Edge Data Centers in seven major metro markets.
Aereo Sets Chromecast Debut After Court Date
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4/11/2014  |  9 comments
Aereo plans to go live with Chromecast support on May 29, more than a month after the company will present its case against broadcasters to the Supreme Court.
Adobe & thePlatform Tie TVE Knot
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4/10/2014  |  1 comment
Comcast-owned media publishing unit teams up with Adobe to pitch multscreen video service packages to pay-TV and content providers.
AT&T's Going to Carolina With 1 Gig
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4/10/2014  |  29 comments
AT&T seeks to expand its 1-Gig fiber service to six North Carolina cities, as well as boost coverage in Austin, Texas.
Amid Hearings, Comcast Ups Speeds/Hotspots
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4/10/2014  |  5 comments
Comcast announces higher Internet speeds and more WiFi hotspots amid Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the proposed merger with Time Warner Cable.
SevOne Acquires Log Analytics Startup
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4/10/2014  |  1 comment
The RapidEngines acquisition ties real-time log analytics to performance metrics for a more complete network picture.
Eurobites: Eircom Joins Vectoring Club
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4/10/2014  |  4 comments
Also in today's regional roundup: Fiber network M&A activity in Spain; KPN chief gets vote of approval; BT, Unify team on unified communications.
Bye-Bye DVD: Consumers Embrace Digital Video
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4/10/2014  |  7 comments
Veteran video analyst Colin Dixon, founder and principal analyst of nScreenMedia, says research shows 56% are using digital video already.
Businesses Face 'Fiber Gap': Report
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4/9/2014  |  24 comments
While fiber-connected businesses are increasing in numbers, they're still isolated islands.
Charter Boosts TV Everywhere Apps
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4/9/2014  |  1 comment
Playing catch-up with its fellow cable companies, Charter adds new content and platform support to its TV Everywhere apps.
Video Vendors Bet Big on 4K in Vegas
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4/9/2014  |  1 comment
Tech suppliers prep for Ultra HD future with flashy 4K video demos and displays at annual NAB convention in Sin City.
China's Innovation Deficit
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4/9/2014  |  24 comments
There are plenty of technology startups in China, but none of them are in telecom systems.
Huawei Announces Senior Management Appointments
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4/9/2014  |  Post a comment
Huawei announces the appointment of its Chief Strategy Marketing Officer, President of Products & Solutions, Vice President of the Carrier Business Group (BG), and Vice President of the Enterprise BG.
In Cable We (Anti)trust
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4/8/2014  |  14 comments
New antitrust concerns are emerging in the debate over the potential Comcast/Time Warner Cable merger, including fears of one entity controlling much of the TV viewed by Americans.
CHR Solutions Names New CEO
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4/8/2014  |  Post a comment
...and it's Dr. Arun Pasrija.
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Wind River Demonstrates Carrier-Grade Software for NFV

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Wind River VP of Product Management, Glenn Seiler, takes a look the industry's first and only complete NFV software platform designed specifically for the unique carrier-grade and high-performance needs of telecom networks.
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Cable Eyes Big Technology Shifts

4|16|14   |   03:02   |   (4) comments


US cable engineers are facing a lot of heavy lifting in the coming years, notes Light Reading Cable/Video Practice Leader Alan Breznick.
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Maximizing Customer Experience & Assuring Service Delivery in an IP World

4|15|14   |   4:57   |   (0) comments


Steven Shalita, VP of Marketing, NetScout Systems, Inc., discusses the challenges cable/MSO operators face in assuring the delivery of new IP-based services. Key points include the value of proactively managing performance, and using rich analytics and operational intelligence to better understand service and usage trends, make smarter business decisions and ...
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Bye-Bye DVD: Consumers Embrace Digital Video

4|10|14   |   04:17   |   (7) comments


Veteran video analyst Colin Dixon, founder and principal analyst of nScreenMedia, says research shows 56% are using digital video already.
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Video: TW Cable Puts Multicast Gateways to the Test

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Tom Gonder, a chief architect at Time Warner Cable, explains how its trial of multicast gateways is impacting IP-based video plans.
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Managing & Monetizing Big Data in Operator Environments

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At Mobile World Congress, Gigamon's Director of Service Provider Solutions, Andy Huckridge, and Heavy Reading Analyst Sarah Wallace discuss the 'big data' issues facing carriers and operators today.
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Data Center Energy – Build Your Data Center in a Modular Way

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Dr. Fang Liangzhou, VP Network Energy Product Line, shared his thoughts about the challenges for data centers during CeBIT 2014.
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Agile Network Solution – An Overview of Huawei's Agile Network Solution

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Ajay Gupta, Director of Product Marketing, Networking Product Line, gives an overview of the Agile Network Solutions during CeBIT 2014.
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Huawei’s eLTE Voice Trunking, Video and Data Applied for Railways

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Gottfried Winter is the Sales Director at Funkwerk, a German specialist in GSM-r terminals and a long-time partner of Huawei. At CeBIT 2014, Winter talks to Light Reading about this partnership and the integration of enhanced voice trunking, video and data functions.
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LeaseWeb Speaks Highly of Huawei's Datacenter Products

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Rene Olde Olthof, Operations Director LeaseWeb, talks about the next data center transformation during CeBIT 2014.
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Comcast: Reshaping the Cable Network Architecture

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Shamim Akhtar, Comcast's architect and senior director of network strategy, explains why the cable company is moving to a more distributed network architecture.
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VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger at Mobile World Congress

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VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger speaks to Heavy Reading about the value of virtualization spanning from the data center to service provider networks to mobile devices.
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