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Alcatel-Lucent Preps Submarine IPO, Expects Core Growth
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7/31/2014  |  2 comments
Vendor reveals plan to raise capital from an IPO of its submarine cables business as it reports Q2 financials, but investors are showing signs of nerves.
Cavium Joins The SDN Chip Set With Xpliant Acquisition
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7/31/2014  |  Post a comment
Cavium snaps up stealthy silicon startup it previously funded.
tw telecom 2Q Revenue Growth Accelerates
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7/30/2014  |  Post a comment
Revenue growth rate up almost 8% over previous year, and almost 3% over previous quarter, in advance of merger with Level 3
Inphi to Buy Cortina's Optical Assets
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7/30/2014  |  Post a comment
Semiconductor player Inphi will acquire Cortina Systems' high speed interconnect and optical transport assets
Utilities, Automakers Team on Vehicle Charging
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7/29/2014  |  Post a comment
Utilities and automakers collaborate on a platform for electric vehicle charging that would integrate vehicle telematics systems into the smart grid.
Comporium Aims Gig at Businesses, Residents
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7/29/2014  |  6 comments
The carrier prepares to extend its Zipstream gigabit service to 15,000 residents in Rock Hill, S.C., while continuing to drive business development efforts in the region.
SDN Powers AT&T, IBM On-Demand Cloud Connections
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7/29/2014  |  3 comments
New proof of concept builds on SDN-based API that allows traffic to burst on any layer of the network, on-demand.
AT&T to Launch Gigabit Network in Nashville
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7/29/2014  |  Post a comment
The company announces plans to add Nashville and other parts of Tennessee to the list of cities where it will roll out GigaPower service.
Get Carter: Oclaro Did, From Cisco
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7/29/2014  |  2 comments
Oclaro hires the general manager of Cisco's module transceiver group.
Videocon Deploys Brocade Ethernet Fabric
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7/28/2014  |  Post a comment
India's Videocon deploys Brocade's Ethernet fabric in its data centers to address explosive traffic growth.
Anritsu Unveils OTN Field Tester
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7/28/2014  |  Post a comment
MT1000A supports OTN, Ethernet, Fibre Channel and Sonet/SDH testing at rates to 10 Gbit/s.
Eurobites: Regulators Delve Into IoT
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7/28/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA roundup: Huawei teams up for the European soccer season; KPN trials VoLTE; Telecom Italia joins the drones brigade.
Alcatel-Lucent Invests in CounterTack
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7/28/2014  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent has joined a group of investors that have contributed to the $20 million Series B round of endpoint threat detection specialist CounterTack.
ADVA Reports Q2 Results
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7/24/2014  |  Post a comment
Q3 revenues expected to range between €82 million and €87 million.
Turk Telekom Upgrades IP Core With Alcatel-Lucent
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7/24/2014  |  Post a comment
Will help Turkish operator meet surging data and video demand.
BTE Keynote: The Software-Defined Operator
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7/24/2014  |  1 comment
Deutsche Telekom's Axel Clauberg explains the concept of the software-defined operator to the Big Telecom Event (BTE) crowd.
Are You Earning as Much as Your Peers?
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7/24/2014  |  6 comments
The results of Light Reading's fourth annual Salary Survey tell us about the salaries, aspirations and job satisfaction of nearly 1,200 telecom professionals.
IEEE Picks Up 25Gbit/s Ethernet Cause
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7/23/2014  |  1 comment
The IEEE starts a study group aiming to pursue a 25Gbit/s Ethernet standard for data centers.
Juniper Sells Security Unit, Feels Carrier Pinch
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7/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Portfolio transformation sees sale of mobile security unit as Juniper braces itself for a dip in US telco spending.
IEEE Studies 25G Ethernet Standard
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7/23/2014  |  Post a comment
IEEE picks up on industry interest in 25Gbit/s Ethernet for data centers, forms study group.
XO Taps Infinera for 100G Expansion
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7/23/2014  |  Post a comment
XO says it will use the Infinera DTN-X packet optical transport platform to deliver 100G services nationwide.
Salary Survey Report 2014
Prime Reading  | 
7/23/2014  |  13 comments
Light Reading's fourth annual salary survey of telecom professionals reveals that good times are here again, as salaries are high and optimism is even higher.
Eurobites: Alcatel-Lucent Upgrades Türk Telekom
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7/23/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Google not off the antitrust hook yet; TalkTalk telly on the up; Microsoft's cheaper Lumia.
Juniper Reports Q2 Numbers, Sells Unit
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7/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Juniper Networks reported second quarter revenues up by 7% year-over-year and up by 5% sequentially to $1.23 billion and announced the sale of Junos Pulse.
Big Switch Intros Flagship Big Cloud Fabric – At Last
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7/22/2014  |  4 comments
Big Cloud Fabric is designed to let carriers and enterprises get their feet wet with SDN.
VeloCloud Reimagines Enterprise WAN
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7/21/2014  |  4 comments
VeloCloud offers a cloud-based WAN service for delivering enterprise-grade service over regular broadband lines.
VeloCloud Unveils Cloud WAN Solution
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7/21/2014  |  Post a comment
Startup promises to improve branch office WAN experience over any line via cloud solution.
AT&T Lands VPN Deal From K+S
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7/21/2014  |  Post a comment
International fertilizer and salt producer signs new agreement for VPN services.
Algérie Télécom Sources IP Gear from Nokia/Juniper
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7/21/2014  |  Post a comment
Nokia Networks and Juniper connect Algérie Télécom sites with all-IP technology.
Verizon Preps for 100G Ethernet NID Era
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7/18/2014  |  4 comments
Verizon tests transmission between two 100G Ethernet NIDs, signaling likely future deployment.
Ericsson Reports Q2
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7/18/2014  |  Post a comment
Margins improve in second quarter for Swedish vendor.
Ericsson Leaps on Q2 Margin Boost
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7/18/2014  |  1 comment
Share price leaps as further customer investments in mobile network capacity helped Ericsson boost its margins in the second quarter.
Light Reading Announces The Big Telecom Event 2015
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7/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Second annual event for the global communications sector triples in size and scope.
Verizon Tests 100G Ethernet NIDs
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7/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Verizon shows successful traffic management between two 100G Ethernet NIDs.
Ethernet Wins Over RBSC's 'TDM Guy'
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7/16/2014  |  1 comment
RBSC brings Tahlequah, Okla., into the Gigabit Ethernet era.
EXFO Unveils BrixNGN Infrastructure Performance Suite
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7/16/2014  |  Post a comment
The BrixNGN Infrastructure Performance Suite is designed to offer increased visibility into network performance through high-performance polling and test orchestration.
Verizon Channels European Expansion
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7/16/2014  |  1 comment
Verizon Enterprise Solutions is expanding its revised partner program, adding its US enterprise business and beginning a global push.
Verizon Expands Sales Channels in Europe
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7/16/2014  |  Post a comment
Verizon Enterprise Solutions is enhancing its Verizon Partner Program for selling through third-party channels and expanding it as well, initially into Europe.
Curvature Plans to Break the Hardware Replacement Cycle
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7/15/2014  |  4 comments
An evolving strategy of support and long-term maintenance leads to a name change to emphasize IT management.
BTI Supports Interxion Cloud Connect
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7/15/2014  |  Post a comment
BTI Systems brings its Cloud Networking Solution in support of Interxion's Cloud Connect service launch.
RBSC Uses ADVA Ethernet Suite
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7/15/2014  |  Post a comment
Carrier focused on rural markets rides ADVA's Ethernet Services Suite into initial Ethernet launch in Tahlequah, Okla.
Riverbed Faces More Pressure to Sell
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7/14/2014  |  14 comments
Riverbed faces a second-quarter revenue drop, and renewed pressure to find a buyer.
Time to Get Smart About SMB Services
Shades of Ray  | 
7/14/2014  |  5 comments
Can service providers afford to neglect small businesses in a FTTx, 4G world?
NetSocket Opens Arms to Virtual App Partners
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7/11/2014  |  2 comments
NetSocket launches its Virtual Partner Program for third-party developers as the next stage in building its apps portfolio.
NetSocket Adds Virtual Partner Program
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7/10/2014  |  Post a comment
Ecosystem of third-party application providers will help managed services providers address SMB and enterprise needs.
WebRTC: A Double-Edged Sword for Telcos
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7/10/2014  |  2 comments
WebRTC has the potential to enable armies of developers to create their own real-time communications apps in previously unheard-of ways.
Fujitsu Announces 100G CFP2 Transceiver
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7/9/2014  |  Post a comment
Fujitsu's 100G CFP2 transceiver is due out in the fourth quarter.
DT Teams With A10 for NFV Advance
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7/9/2014  |  1 comment
German operator and vendor develop IPv4-over-IPv6 solution to boost cloud service capabilities on DT's Terastream network.
The Big Telecom Switch
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7/9/2014  |  12 comments
There's been a significant switch at the top of the telcos' list of priorities – monetizing networks has edged building networks from the top of the pile.
Calix Helps Grande Turn Up Gigabit Fiber Services in Austin
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7/9/2014  |  Post a comment
Grande Communications deploys E7 for Gigabit services and Compass Open Link Cable software for DOCSIS provisioning of GPON.
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A New Security Paradigm in SDN/NFV

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Paul Shaneck, Global Director Network Solutions for Symantec, discusses the evolving virtualized network, explaining how Symantec is leading the security discussion as it relates to SDN and NFV, and helping to ensure the network is protected and compliant.
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Sprint's Network Evolution

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Sprint's Jay Bluhm gives a keynote speech at the Big Telecom Event (BTE) about Sprint's network and services evolution strategy, including Spark.
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BTE Keynote: The Software-Defined Operator

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Deutsche Telekom's Axel Clauberg explains the concept of the software-defined operator to the Big Telecom Event (BTE) crowd.
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Numbers Are In: LR's 2014 Salary Survey

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Our fourth annual Salary Survey paints a picture of who's hiring, firing, earning, and yearning for a change in the telecom industry.
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Driving the Network Transformation

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Intel's Sandra Rivera discusses network transformation and how Intel technologies, programs, and standards body efforts have helped the industry migration to SDN and NFV.
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Distributed NFV-Based Business Services by RAD

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With the ETSI-approved Distributed NFV PoC running in the background, RAD's CEO, Dror Bin, talks about why D-NFV makes compelling sense for service providers, and about the dollars and cents RAD is putting behind D-NFV.
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MRV – Accelerating Packet Optical Convergence

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Giving you network insight to make your network smarter.
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NFV-Enabled Ethernet for Generating New Revenues

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Cyan's Planet Orchestrate allows service providers and their end-customers to activate software-based capabilities such as firewalls and encryption on top of existing Ethernet services in just minutes.
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Symkloud NVF-Ready Video Transcoding, Big Data

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Kontron and ISV partner Vantrix demonstrate high-performance video transcoding and data analytic solutions on same 2U standard platform that is ready for SDN and NFV deployments made by mobile, cable and cloud operators.
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The Evolving Role of Hybrid Video for Competitive Success

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At Huawei's Global Analysts Summit in Shenzhen, China, Steven C. Hawley from TV Strategies speaks to us about the evolving role of hybrid video for competitive success.
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How CSPs Leverage Big Data in the Digital Economy

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Justin van der Lande from Analysys Mason shares with us his views on how telecom operators can leverage customer asset monetization with big data. His discusses the current status of big data applications and the challenges and opportunities for telecom operators in the digital economy era.
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Accelerator for Digital Business – Future Oriented BSS

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Mobile and internet are becoming intertwined; IT and CT are integrating; and leading CSPs have begun to transform to information service and entertainment providers. How should the BSS system evolve to enable this transformation? Karl Whitelock, an analyst at Frost & Sullivan, shares his views.
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