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Pangaea on Packet Optical Path With Transmode
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11/21/2014  |  Post a comment
Pangaea Networks steps into the packet optical era as it gets Carrier Ethernet 2.0 tech from Transmode.
Hey US! Here Comes Tech Mahindra
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11/21/2014  |  1 comment
Acquisition gives Indian network services and software giant a play in the North American market, and it's banking on its software experience to make a difference.
Comcast Business Extends Fiber Network to Bring Multi-Gigabit Ethernet Services
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11/21/2014  |  Post a comment
Albuquerque and Santa Fe get the treatment in 2015.
Do You Have a 2020 Vision?
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11/21/2014  |  9 comments
Share your views on the next five years and find out what your peers think too.
The New Wave of IP + Optical Integration
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11/21/2014  |  7 comments
At the Alcatel-Lucent Technology Symposium, Heavy Reading senior analyst Sterling Perrin talks about how SDN has reshaped the discussion around packet and optical integration.
Google, AT&T, BT Unite on Network Data Models
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11/20/2014  |  7 comments
Informal collaboration in OpenConfig group with Microsoft yields key draft standard on BGP protocol and policy model, laying ground for future efforts.
ECI Intros New CE 2.0 Metro & Cloud Platforms
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11/20/2014  |  Post a comment
ECI introduces three new CE 2.0 platforms to create an end-to-end metro to cloud services solution.
Telco Systems Boosts Backhaul for APAC Giant
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11/20/2014  |  Post a comment
Telco Systems selected by a Tier 1 mobile network operator in Asia-Pacific as part of its large-scale network modernization that will deliver 4G/LTE services to an expanding subscriber base.
Comcast Business Unveils Ethernet-based Data Center & Cloud Services Program
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11/20/2014  |  Post a comment
New Ethernet-focused data center program adds efficiency and flexibility to business critical tasks.
Calient Controller Aims to Tame 'Elephant' Flows
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11/20/2014  |  Post a comment
Controller allows super-sized data center traffic flows to be switched over optical topology.
Eurobites: Telefónica Hooks Up to Equinix
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11/20/2014  |  2 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: AlcaLu takes to the skies; Ericsson trials WiFi in Turkey; Vodafone fears cost of TV content.
Verizon Advances SDN Strategy With Bare-Metal Bet
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11/20/2014  |  3 comments
The company is in the early days of significant proof-of-concept trials with Pica8 and Cumulus.
Altiostar's C-RAN Steps Into the Light, Junks Dark Fiber
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11/20/2014  |  1 comment
Altiostar emerges from stealth with a Cloud-RAN system that uses Ethernet rather than dark fiber for 'fronthaul' connectivity.
Altiostar Launches 4G C-RAN Solution
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11/20/2014  |  Post a comment
Startup unveils Cloud-RAN system with Ethernet fronthaul that aims to drive down Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).
Unearthing a Gigabit Economy in Wyoming
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11/19/2014  |  3 comments
Silver Star Communications focuses on businesses with a gigabit network deployment in western Wyoming.
Comcast Takes Ethernet Everywhere
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11/19/2014  |  2 comments
Comcast is readying a new Ethernet @Home service that will extend Ethernet connectivity from office locations to teleworkers at home.
RAD Pushes Distributed NFV Forward
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
A year after launching its strategy, equipment vendor sees progress on making the premises the first beachhead for NFV.
Windstream Upgrades With Overture
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Windstream upgrades with Overture's 6500 Multi-Service Ethernet Platform.
ECI Unveils Its SDN Framework
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
ECI Telecom has unveiled its SmartLight framework for SDN and NFV deployments, comprising several applications including an OpenFlow-based SDN controller.
Transition Adds Managed NIDs, Demos SDN
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Debuts new family of managed Carrier Ethernet 2.0 network interface devices at MEF GEN14, demonstrates SDN capabilities.
Basil Alwan Interview: The Road to Cloud
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent's head of IP and Transport talks about the migration towards a web-like networking environment, the impact of the cloud, SDN and NFV, and the yet-to-be-announced FP4 chip.
FairPoint Makes a Fair Point About Analytics
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11/19/2014  |  1 comment
The US-based communication service provider gets to grips with advanced analytics, tackling data and breaking down the silos within its own business.
Artesyn Boosts Voice, Video Density
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11/18/2014  |  Post a comment
Artesyn SharpMedia 2U Platform enables higher-density voice and video services.
Alcatel-Lucent Unveils New Edge Router
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11/18/2014  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent's new compact, high-performance edge router drives down operator costs, even as data demands grow.
Eurobites: Nokia Re-enters Consumer Fray
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11/18/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: BT spreads cloud across Middle East and Africa; AlcaLu claims cost savings with new edge router.
Nuage Branches Out With SDN: CEO Interview
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11/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Sunil Khandekar, CEO of Alcatel-Lucent's SDN-focused unit Nuage Networks, talks about the opportunities and challenges of breaking out of the data center into wide-area networks.
BTI Adds Carrier Ethernet Products, Joins CEF
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11/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Vendor announces compact, 10G-optimized access and aggregation switches, joins Cloud Ethernet Forum.
Terabit in Action at SC14
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11/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Terabit Demonstrator Project to be unveiled at SC14 in New Orleans.
CenturyLink, Infinera Take Terabit Link to SC14
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11/17/2014  |  Post a comment
CenturyLink is using Infinera's DTN-X platform to deliver 1 Tbit/s of super-channel transmission capacity to the annual Super Computing 2014 conference in New Orleans.
Comcast Signs Up One of California's Largest School Districts
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11/14/2014  |  Post a comment
Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) chooses Comcast Business Ethernet services to provide Internet connectivity and expanded bandwidth support for its personalized learning curriculum and applications.
Minnesota Timberwolves, Lynx Tap Comcast for High-Speed Internet
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11/14/2014  |  Post a comment
Comcast Business Partnership will provide Ethernet service for new training center in Mayo Clinic Square.
Cisco Unveils Voice-over-WiFi System
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11/14/2014  |  Post a comment
Cisco's Universal Wi-Fi Solution includes HDVX (High-Definition Voice Experience) technology that will, in essence, turn WiFi devices into phones.
Alcatel-Lucent: Back From the Brink
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11/14/2014  |  3 comments
Alcatel-Lucent has bounced back from near bankruptcy 20 months ago to a much sunnier outlook, enjoying life again and spreading some love...
AT&T GigaPower Awaits Regulatory Resolution
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11/13/2014  |  3 comments
The carrier says it will 'pause' expansion of its gigabit network until the debate over net neutrality is decided.
OhioHealth & TWC Business Class Team Up for Telemedicine
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11/13/2014  |  Post a comment
Not-for-profit system of healthcare facilities based in central Ohio uses TWCBC technology to connect patients with physicians.
Colt-KVH: A Hook-Up Bound to Happen
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11/12/2014  |  Post a comment
But what took them so long?
Small ISP Expands Seattle Gigabit Network
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11/12/2014  |  3 comments
CondoInternet moves beyond its business and MDU roots to expand its FTTH network to more Seattle residents.
WebNMS Tackles Telco Silos
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11/12/2014  |  Post a comment
Its new Symphony Orchestration Platform aims at automating network management on a multi-vendor, multi-layer basis that includes NFV & SDN.
Alcatel-Lucent Offers Portfolio of Virtual IP Edge Router Functions
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11/12/2014  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent brings IP routing to cloud with most complete portfolio of virtualized IP Edge router functions.
Alcatel-Lucent Joins Virtual Router Race
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11/12/2014  |  11 comments
In Juniper's slipstream, Alcatel-Lucent revs up its virtual router engine and – guess what? It claims it's already in pole position…
Level 3 Focuses First on Streamlined Sales
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11/11/2014  |  Post a comment
As it integrates the multi-billion dollar tw telecom deal, Level 3 wants its customer-facing teams ready to run.
Pica8 Intros CrossFlow for Hybrid Networks
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11/11/2014  |  Post a comment
Allows users to integrate OpenFlow-based applications and business-logic policies into their existing Layer 2/Layer 3 networks.
BT's 'Third Way' for NFV
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11/11/2014  |  3 comments
BT's director of research and technology, Chris Bilton, taks about the 'third way' in which network operators can manage their next-generation assets in a world of SDN and NFV.
Utility-Backed Gigabit is Going to Jackson
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11/11/2014  |  2 comments
Jackson Energy Authority upgrades its FTTH network to bring a gig to residents – and, it hopes, more business investment to Jackson.
NFV, SDN Is a Catalyst for OSS Rethink
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11/11/2014  |  Post a comment
The introduction of virtualized functions into telco networks is a real opportunity for a re-evaluation of OSS systems – but quite how much of a revamp can be achieved is another matter.
Turmoil at Juniper as CEO Quits
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11/10/2014  |  7 comments
Holy moly! Juniper Networks CEO Shaygan Kheradpir quits following review by the vendor's board of his leadership and his conduct with a customer.
Allot Boasts 100GigE Gateway Deals
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11/10/2014  |  Post a comment
Allot receives two orders for its 100GE Service Gateway Tera and services totallign $5 million.
Colt Evolves Its OSS for SDN, NFV
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11/10/2014  |  4 comments
With SDN experience already under its belt, Colt is looking to evolve its management systems to adapt to a hybrid environment of physical and virtual capabilities.
Managing OTT Traffic in the SDN/NFV Future
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11/10/2014  |  1 comment
Network operators need to adopt a new way of thinking in order to benefit from SDN and NFV.
Cyan Seeks Funding in SDN Squeeze
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11/7/2014  |  6 comments
Cyan needs a little money to get by as it waits for a number of SDN trials to turn into revenue.
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The New Wave of IP + Optical Integration

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At the Alcatel-Lucent Technology Symposium, Heavy Reading senior analyst Sterling Perrin talks about how SDN has reshaped the discussion around packet and optical integration.
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Huawei Highlights at BBWF 2014

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Broadband World Forum is one of the world's largest telecoms, media and technology events with over 7,800 senior executives from across the globe converging on Amsterdam every year to identify the Next Big Thing. BBWF is an exciting place to meet the entire industry under one roof and identify the latest in network innovation, service optimization and customer ...
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How Will BCMS Stimulate Margin for Broadband Operators?

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In BBWF 2014, Liu Shuqing emphasizes the value of FMC 2.0 based full service experience by throwing light on the BCMS solution. The underlying principle of this innovative technique is to create network robustness and driving network from connection oriented to ACE – BAND oriented infrastructure, in which applications, cloud, and user experiences will be an asset ...
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SingleFAN3.0: Better Connected Experience

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At the BBWF 2014, David Hu, the VP of Huawei Access Network Product Line, talked about the future of access networks – SingleFAN3.0: faster broadband, wider coverage, and smarter connection.
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Basil Alwan Interview: The Road to Cloud

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Alcatel-Lucent's head of IP and Transport talks about the migration towards a web-like networking environment, the impact of the cloud, SDN and NFV, and the yet-to-be-announced FP4 chip.
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FairPoint Makes a Fair Point About Analytics

11|19|14   |   1:56   |   (1) comment


The US-based communication service provider gets to grips with advanced analytics, tackling data and breaking down the silos within its own business.
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Analytics Lets C Spire Get to Know Subs

11|19|14   |   3:01   |   (2) comments


It's all about the data for US operator C Spire as it uses analytics to personalize its customer service down to individual subscribers.
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Nuage Branches Out With SDN: CEO Interview

11|17|14   |   9:32   |   (0) comments


Sunil Khandekar, CEO of Alcatel-Lucent's SDN-focused unit Nuage Networks, talks about the opportunities and challenges of breaking out of the data center into wide-area networks.
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Telecom Analytics Grows Up

11|14|14   |   1:15   |   (4) comments


The big data analytics debate has moved on from a year ago, with some experts suggesting it's no longer a technology challenge.
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Huawei Compass

11|14|14   |   3:17   |   (1) comment


At OpenStack Summit 2014, Shuo Yang, Huawei Principal Cloud Infrastructure Architect introduced Huawei Compass, the software tool for solving customers' problems on the journey of OpenStack Cloud.
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Huawei's Cloud Strategy in European Region

11|14|14   |   2:56   |   (1) comment


At OpenStack Summit 2014, Dr. Gotz, CTO of Huawei IT in European Region introduced Huawei's cloud strategy in European region.
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Huawei's Contribution on OpenStack

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At OpenStack Summit 2014, Dennis Gu, Huawei Chief Architect of Cloud Computing introduced the relationship between OpenStack and cloud computing, and Huawei's contribution on OpenStack.
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