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ETNO Unveils 'Agenda For Europe'
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10/2/2014  |  Post a comment
ETNO, the industry association representing the European Union's major telcos, has presented its 'Agenda For Europe.'
Synacor Slashes Staff, Disses Dissidents
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10/2/2014  |  Post a comment
Multiscreen video specialist is laying off 20% of its workforce as it fends off demands from dissident shareholders for the resignation of its chairman and the sale of the company.
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  |  3 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.
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  |  20 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?
Telco IT Can Unlock OTT Profits – AsiaInfo
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9/30/2014  |  1 comment
Europe's operators are leaving massive potential profits on the table because they're not using their IT systems effectively to partner with OTT players, reckons vendor AsiaInfo.
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.
RGB Opens Up Transcoding Market
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9/29/2014  |  Post a comment
RGB Networks is announcing the RipCode Transcoder – an open source transcoding initiative – and inviting cable operators and other vendors to join in the effort.
Defining the Digital Service Provider
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9/29/2014  |  4 comments
Communications service providers need to become digital service providers, but what exactly does that entail?
Eurobites: EC to Charge Apple With Illegal Tax Deals in Ireland
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9/29/2014  |  4 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Trujillo eyes Telecom Italia stake; TeliaSonera's Eurasian troubles; Belgacom streams Netflix.
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.
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.
This Technology Tackles Video Ad Cues
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9/26/2014  |  1 comment
Intelligent signal processor standardizes the hundreds of SCTE-35 signals that MVPDs receive during content ingest across platforms, ensuring conformity and consistency to downstream systems.
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  |  9 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.
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.
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.
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.
The US Wireless Competitive Landscape
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9/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Mosaik Solutions presents its 2014 maps of the wireless world in the US, including cable WiFi deployments, LTE network expansion and 600MHz auction boundaries.
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.
Rovi's Guide Scales 500,000 DTAs
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9/23/2014  |  1 comment
With MSOs facilitating the digital transition with low-cost DTAs, Rovi says its program guides are now on more than 500,000 of the deployed boxes.
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.
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.
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.
The Evolution, Impact & Future of 4K
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9/22/2014  |  1 comment
Daniel Tang, CTO of Huawei's Fixed Network Product Line, takes a look at the evolution and future outlook of the global 4K industry.
T-Mobile, GCI Ink LTE Roaming Deal
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9/19/2014  |  1 comment
Playing catchup ball, T-Mobile strikes its first US LTE roaming deal with Alaskan cable and telecom provider GCI.
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.
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.
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.
Eurobites: EU May Free Up Fixed-Line Charges
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9/18/2014  |  4 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ericsson unplugs its modems division; rescue plan for Phones 4u; BT and TalkTalk row on.
Time Warner Cable Launches WiFi in San Diego
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9/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Southern California network of more than 17,000 hotspots expected to grow rapidly in coming months.
Atlantic Broadband Grabs Gigabit Torch
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9/17/2014  |  4 comments
Jumping into the Gigabit Cities fray, the 13th-largest US cable operator has launched 1-Gig service in the greater Miami area.
FourthWall Plays Doctor With Set-Top Data
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9/17/2014  |  1 comment
FourthWall Media introduces Precision Diagnostics as a tool for leveraging set-top data in performance management.
Former Qualcomm Exec to Head Google Fiber
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9/17/2014  |  8 comments
The appointment of Dennis Kish to replace Milo Medin as head of Google's gigabit network effort raises questions about the network operations experience of its leadership.
Eurobites: Sky Deutschland Rejects BSkyB Bid
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9/17/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Jazztel shares spike to be investigated; Uber unbanned in Germany; Berne-Wankdorf latest.
North KC Says Free Gigabit for All
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9/16/2014  |  8 comments
The city turns over operation of its municipal fiber network to a local data center with the caveat that residents will get free gigabit services for the duration of the 10-year deal.
Roku Hits 10 Million Mark – Now What?
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9/16/2014  |  5 comments
Roku has now shipped 10 million streaming media players since 2008. Where does it go from here?
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Innovating Access Technology With G.fast

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Exploring the potential of G.fast technology from the point of view of the Broadband Forum, Huawei – and an end-user.
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A Cultural Shift for an OTT World

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

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

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

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

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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.
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The OTT Conundrum

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

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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

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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

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

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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

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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.
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