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Open Source CloudRouter Debuts
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3/31/2015  |  Post a comment
Software router is designed for advanced networking and cloud interconnection.
Open Source 'CloudRouter' Aims to Simplify Cloud Migration
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3/31/2015  |  Post a comment
The software is designed to run anywhere, on bare metal, as a virtual image in a hypervisor, or in container images in the cloud.
Arista Offers EOS as Subscription Software
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3/31/2015  |  Post a comment
Looking to make network licensing more flexible and predictable.
Comcast Business Launches 10 Gbit's Ethernet in Connecticut
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Comcast Business launches 10 Gigabit-per-Second ethernet services across six towns and cities in New London County, Conn.
ALU, Verizon Tune In to Wavelength Routing
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3/30/2015  |  1 comment
Alcatel-Lucent adds Wave Router Engine software to existing 100G hardware to achieve new level of wavelength routing and management.
Leading Lights Awards: It's Now or Never!
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3/30/2015  |  2 comments
Deadline extension means there are still a few more days to submit those winning entries, but don't delay -- April 10 is the final deadline and then the judging begins.
ALU Enables Flexible Wavelength Routing for Verizon
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3/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Vendor introduces flexible wavelength routing for long-haul optical networks using its 1830 PSS platform; deploys capability for Verizon.
Juniper Pics: Ice Cream Makes Everything Better
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3/27/2015  |  3 comments
Whether Juniper truly has its act together remains to be seen, but it undeniably proved it has delicious snacks.
OFC: Huawei Eyes Transport SDN Deals
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3/26/2015  |  2 comments
Huawei sees more transport SDN projects coming before year's end, as the company shows off its first ONOS-based demonstrations.
Corsa Looks to Bring SDN to the WAN
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3/26/2015  |  2 comments
Uses custom hardware with SDN, which is kind of a contradiction, like kosher bacon.
OFC: PMC Sierra Unveils OTN Fronthaul Solution
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3/25/2015  |  Post a comment
Vendor targets Centralized Baseband RAN architectures in LTE networks with OTN-based solution for fronthaul networking.
Accedian Takes Virtual CPE to the Minimum
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3/25/2015  |  Post a comment
'Bite-sized' devices support maximum flexibility at the edge and continue Accedian's history of service assurance.
Verizon Taps Cisco, Ciena for Next-Gen 100G US Metro Network
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Verizon plans to test and deploy the equipment on portions of its 100G metro network this year, with plans to turn up live traffic in 2016.
EZchip Pitches New Chips at NFV
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3/24/2015  |  1 comment
Networking chip specialist is targeting the high end of the multicore server market with an ARM-based processor that can meet the needs of SDN and NFV deployments.
Sonus Stock Crashes on Lost Orders
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Order fallout prompts slashing of revenue projections by 33% and trading is halted as Sonus shares tumble.
Sonus Revenues Drop 33%, Cost Cuts Ahead
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3/24/2015  |  Post a comment
Network software maker Sonus today advised its first-quarter revenues for 2015 would fall about one-third below previous projections due to the loss of expected orders.
Get Your Kicks at BTE: Enter Our 5-a-Side Soccer Tournament
Shades of Ray  | 
3/24/2015  |  3 comments
If you think you can show us some silky soccer skills this June, sign up for the Light Reading five-a-side soccer tournament that's taking place in the middle of the Big Telecom Event show floor in Chicago.
Data Center Interconnect to Star at OFC 2015
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3/23/2015  |  5 comments
Data center interconnect is clearly going to be in the limelight this week at OFC 2015, and that's reflected in the pre-show noise.
Infinera Asks: Hungry for a Slice of Photonics?
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3/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Infinera offers new PICs with sliceable bandwidth to address emerging metro needs.
Infinera Intros Two New PICs
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3/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Infinera has unveiled two new photonic integrated circuits (PICs) designed to help network operators manage their capacity more efficiently.
OFC: Oclaro Demos SFP28-LR Transceiver
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3/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Transceiver capable of 28 Gbit/s for data center needs and other Gen 6 Fibre Channel applications.
Open Networking Acronym Soup
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3/20/2015  |  5 comments
Bamboozled by the flood of abbreviations and acronyms that SDN and NFV have inspired? Here's a guide to some of the key standards bodies whose initials you will need to know.
Leading Lights Awards: Only Days Left to Enter!
Shades of Ray  | 
3/19/2015  |  1 comment
The deadline for the 2015 Leading Lights awards is March 27, so get your skates on if you think you could be a winner!
Juniper, Mirantis Expand SDN Partnership
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3/19/2015  |  Post a comment
Mirantis OpenStack integrated with Juniper Contrail Networking to enhance performance, automation and scalability in OpenStack clouds.
Fujitsu to Demo 100GE CFP4 ER4 Transceiver at OFC 2015
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3/19/2015  |  Post a comment
Transceiver is designed to comply with the 100GigE ER4 (40km transmission) and next-generation CFP4 MSA specifications.
Gigabit Trend Grows in Eastern Oregon
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3/18/2015  |  10 comments
Eastern Oregon Telecom is deploying a fiber network past 8,000 homes and businesses, many of them rural.
ADVA Gets Real About Virtualization
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3/18/2015  |  Post a comment
The optical equipment vendor is expanding its line-up of network interface devices as part of a new NFV strategy.
Pics: Meet 'Big Bertha' at Juniper's Data Center Lab!
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3/18/2015  |  Post a comment
Juniper uses its POC Lab to put its gear through its paces and win customers.
A Graphical Glimpse of Gigabit Growth
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3/17/2015  |  1 comment
An infographic from WhichVoip shows some of the momentum around the US Gigabit Cities movement.
Bandwidth On-Demand Raises Business Model Concerns
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3/17/2015  |  3 comments
Operators are looking to NFV and SDN to support the rollout of more flexible offerings, but what does this mean for their business model?
Cox's Athena to Virtualize Home Network
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3/17/2015  |  5 comments
New project builds on CableLabs' virtual CPE work to create personal cloud environments for customers to simplify home networks/services.
Avago Offers New 100G Transceiver Samples
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3/17/2015  |  Post a comment
Semiconductor firm unveils new QSFP28 SR4 and CFP4 LR4 transceiver modules as sector prepares of OFC 2015.
RAD Launches vCPE Platform for Hosting VNFs
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3/17/2015  |  Post a comment
The ETX-2i is designed for L2 and L3 business, mobile backhaul and wholesale services.
BTI Puts MPLS Core Routing on Optical Box
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3/17/2015  |  Post a comment
At MPLS SDN World Congress, BTI announces MPLS/optical convergence, along with results of EANTC interoperability test.
5 Top US MSOs Make Ethernet Leaderboard
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3/17/2015  |  Post a comment
Time Warner Cable, Comcast, Cox, Charter and Lightpath are top-ranked providers.
Cisco Adds Application-Centric Capabilities for Service Providers
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3/17/2015  |  Post a comment
Debuts new routing software, virtual router and high-density router line cards.
Cisco Beefs Up Carrier Routing
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3/17/2015  |  Post a comment
Introduces a virtual router, routing software upgrade and new line cards for its edge router.
Are Overlays the Answer for Telco Data Centers?
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3/16/2015  |  6 comments
Overlays have been proposed as a way to bring the benefits of virtualization to the telco data center networking domain.
Might SDN & NFV Help Telcos Crack Open the SMB Market?
Shades of Ray  | 
3/16/2015  |  12 comments
The recent test of Cisco's service provider virtualization and cloud solution by independent test lab EANTC suggests the SMB market might at last be a viable one for telcos.
Allworx Unveils Connect, the Next-Generation VoIP Communication Systems & System Software 8.0
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3/16/2015  |  Post a comment
Windstream subsidiary Allworx introduced a new VoIP communication system with native Gigabit Ethernet interfaces, improved mobile connectivity and security.
Allworx Simplifies VoIP/UC for SMBs
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3/16/2015  |  2 comments
The VoIP equipment arm of Windstream simplifies the way smaller firms can access advanced features, such as mobile convergence, with new servers.
FCC Stops Clock on Merger Madness
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3/16/2015  |  Post a comment
The FCC has again stopped its review of merger transactions involving Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Charter, AT&T and DirecTV pending a court ruling.
Eurobites: Swisscom Tests Low-Power IoT Network
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3/13/2015  |  2 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: VimpelCom hires former SFR man; Netflix splashes out on content; T-Mobile Poland wants your Bitcoin.
Cyan's CenturyLink Win Built on Experience, Flexibility
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3/13/2015  |  2 comments
VP James Feger says the ability to deliver new services through APIs and a quiet but well-documented track record won the day.
Alcatel-Lucent Adds Depth to Its Metro Lineup
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3/12/2015  |  3 comments
Vendor inserts metro edge box in platform family covering metro needs from core to access.
Telco Systems Puts NFV Ecosystem on Edge
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3/12/2015  |  3 comments
The latest vendor ecosystem, the Open Edge Alliance, tries to bring services and applications together at the edge of the network.
Juniper Unveils Core Routing Platform
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3/12/2015  |  Post a comment
The Supercore Architecture combines new silicon, upgraded system capacity and new SDN capabilities.
UET Merges Albis With Elcon
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3/12/2015  |  Post a comment
Company to team up with ELCON Systemtechnik, providing telecommunications service providers with comprehensive product portfolio that includes multimedia, access solutions and engineering services.
ADVA, Brocade, Check Point Team Up on Virtual CPE
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3/12/2015  |  Post a comment
ADVA and friends to demonstrate NFV-based customer premises solution at MPLS SDN World Congress.
NFV's Looming Battle: Systems Integration
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3/12/2015  |  13 comments
As NFV moves out of the lab and into networks, a major and important battle is set to take place to win key systems integration deals.
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Huawei Intros Smart Device for eLTE

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Huawei has developed a secure, location-aware multimedia smartphone for its eLTE trunked radio solution, says Huawei's Norman Frisch.
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Win Video, Win All

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Video is going to be the next main source of revenue for operators. Operators have big opportunities and advantages to monetize video services. Globally, Huawei has helped more than 70 operators achieve over 30 million video subscribers. Watch this video for more.
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The Benefits of HyperScale Clouds for NFV

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Hyperscale cloud has been developed by the Internet giants to support the creation and delivery of software-based services at blistering speeds, and at the lowest possible cost. The original ETSI NFV vision was to adopt hyperscale cloud architecture and practices. This vision has become somewhat obscured along the way, due to misunderstandings about the hyperscale ...
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eLTE Rapid Meets the Need for Speed

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Designed especially for emergency and dedicated ad hoc local mobile communications coverage, Huawei's eLTE Rapid solution can deliver trunked voice, video and data coverage for multiple users over a 6km range and be set up in just 15 minutes, explains Huawei's Norman Frisch.
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On Videos: Challenges & Opportunities

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Most everything is now connected. And along with 4K and 4G technologies, everyone could be creating and broadcasting video contents. Users are expecting better video experience with any screen, anywhere and anytime. Operators will meet new challenges, but also see some big opportunities.
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JDSU: Delivering Dynamic Networks for a Personalized Experience

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Light Reading speaks to JDSU at Mobile World Congress 2015 about new solutions in the areas of HetNets, VoLTE, backhaul, virtualization, big data analytics, and real-time intelligence.
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Smarter Service Chaining & New Ways to Benefit From Qosmos Technology

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David Le Goff, director of strategic and product marketing at Qosmos, explains how the company has added application awareness to subscriber information to make service chaining more efficient and reduce costs for networking and infrastructure. In addition, Qosmos technology, which has been delivered as C libraries, is now also available as a virtual machine, ...
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Qosmos CEO: The Changing Face of DPI

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LR CEO and Founder Steve Saunders sits down with the head of Qosmos to talk about the changing state of the art in deep packet inspection technology, including its role in SDN and NFV architectures. Also, how the comms market is becoming more like the automotive industry.
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FC Schalke Scores With Its Agile Stadium

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Top German soccer club FC Schalke 04 has deployed a new, agile WiFi network from Huawei in its Veltins-Arena stadium and is reaping the benefits in terms of customer satisfaction and business opportunities, explains marketing chief Alexander Jobst.
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Huawei’s Insights on Mobile Video

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More people than ever are now watching videos on smartphones. Seventy percent of mobile traffic will be video traffic until 2018. In this video, Huawei's exports give their insights on mobile video in terms of business model, network planning and 4G network construction.
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The Rise of Industry 4.0

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Are you ready for the fourth industrial revolution? It's a big deal for influential operators such as Deutsche Telekom.
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Getting Connected With eLTE

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Trunked radio communications have entered the 4G LTE world, and with Huawei's eLTE solution, can now deliver a full range of data and video services as well as push-to-talk voice, explains Huawei's Norman Frisch.
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