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Cavium Claims Ethernet Switch Breakthrough
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9/16/2014  |  1 comment
Chip vendor moves into the Ethernet switch market with a product set designed for the SDN data center market, issuing a challenge to market leader Broadcom.
Connecticut Cities Crowdsource Gigabit Nets
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9/15/2014  |  8 comments
State and local government officials band together to attract interest from gigabit network developers.
Brocade Buys NFV Management Smarts
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9/15/2014  |  Post a comment
Brocade continues to craft its service provider NFV offerings with the addition of network visibility and analytics tech.
Adtran: We're In at TeraStream
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9/15/2014  |  1 comment
Access and optical vendor says it's going to be part of Deutsche Telekom's software-defined network and has embraced Netconf and Yang for its new OSS.
Brocade Buys Vistapointe NFV Assets
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9/15/2014  |  Post a comment
Brocade acquires network visibility and analytics technology assets from Vistapointe to enhance its NFV play.
Analyzing Apple & VoLTE
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes  | 
9/12/2014  |  9 comments
The news that Apple's new iPhone 6 will support Voice over LTE (VoLTE) is a big deal -- kind of.
Best for Backhaul
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9/12/2014  |  Post a comment
Will optical fiber represent the best option for mobile backhaul as LTE traffic continues to grow?
Out With The Old (IP)
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9/12/2014  |  Post a comment
If The New IP
Isn't like The Old IP
That is progress, right?
Introducing 'The New IP'
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9/11/2014  |  28 comments
Is your network built on 'The Old IP,' or are you part of 'The New IP' revolution?
CWDM4 MSA Touts 100G Data Center Spec
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9/10/2014  |  Post a comment
Group develops common spec for using four 25 Gbit/s lines to carry 100G data center traffic.
SDN-Enabled IP and Optical Integration
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9/10/2014  |  3 comments
Virtualization has breathed new life into the IP+optical integration movement.
Eurobites: AlcaLu Unveils Virtual CDN Platform
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9/10/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's regional roundup: Ericsson at IBC; Nokia Networks unveils telco cloud and OSS news; iPhone 6 heads for Europe; and more.
Hetnet Software Tackles IP Backhaul Automation, Virtualized EPC
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9/10/2014  |  Post a comment
Hetnet Software to automate wireless IP network and virtualized packet core functions.
Alcatel-Lucent Unveils Velocix Virtual CDN
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9/10/2014  |  Post a comment
Vendor applies NFV capabilities to its content delivery network (CDN) platform.
Cyan Punches Up Its Packet Optical Pitch
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9/9/2014  |  Post a comment
Vendor upgrades Z-Series platform and adds new SDN APIs in a bid for metro packet optical differentiation.
Cyan Enhances Z-Series, Adds SDN APIs
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9/9/2014  |  Post a comment
Packet-optical vendor announces ROADM, amplifier modules, MPLS-TP and Carrier Ethernet features, while adding four new Blue Planet SDN APIs.
MegaPath Sells Networks to Focus on Services
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9/8/2014  |  2 comments
Global Capacity's parent company Pivotal Group pays $300 million to acquire MegaPath's network assets and operations personnel.
Intel Xeon Zooms Into Data Center Era
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9/8/2014  |  Post a comment
The semiconductor giant makes a big move to position its processors for data center gear, including network equipment.
Guth Replaces O'Hara As Integra CEO
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9/8/2014  |  Post a comment
Telecom veteran Robert Guth takes over as interim president and CEO of regional fiber network operator
Ericsson Opens Global ICT Centre in Sweden
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9/8/2014  |  Post a comment
First of three Global ICT Centres, which will house the company's complete portfolio.
Gigabit: What Is It Good For?
The Utilitarian  | 
9/5/2014  |  26 comments
The proliferation of gigabit networks has implications that extend far beyond high-speed home networks.
Web Content Storms Ethernet Market
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9/5/2014  |  3 comments
A new Heavy Reading report says the Web 2.0/content/media vertical market represents the most dynamic Ethernet segment.
Teleste Introduces Ethernet Over Coax WiFi Adapter
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9/5/2014  |  Post a comment
New MoCA 2.0 products will be on display at the International Broadcast Conference (IBC2014) in Amsterdam,
Eurobites: Could Netflix Crash Europe's Networks?
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9/5/2014  |  2 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Deutsche Telekom launches hybrid DSL/LTE router; Swedes give finger sensor to Huawei; French broadband update.
Calix Pushes Gigabit Further Indoors
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9/4/2014  |  1 comment
The vendor's new GigaCenter platforms use advanced WiFi technology to help carriers better leverage and control gigabit speeds inside customers' homes.
Rockley Photonics Expands Engineering Team
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9/4/2014  |  Post a comment
Optical components start-up adds three industry veterans to its engineering team in Pasadena, Calif.
Overture's NFV Ecosystem Attracts New Members
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9/4/2014  |  Post a comment
Expanding program adds system integrator and new technology partners to accelerate NFV deployments for communications service providers.
Ciena Ramps in Q3, Dampens Q4 Expectations
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9/4/2014  |  Post a comment
Fiscal third-quarter revenues of $603.6 million are up 12% from a year ago, but it warns of stickier Q4.
Ciena Poised for Strong Quarter
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9/3/2014  |  1 comment
Ciena is due to report fiscal third-quarter earnings before markets open Thursday.
Hey, FCC: Cedexis Has That Peering Data You Need
News Analysis  | 
9/3/2014  |  1 comment
As the FCC takes a closer look at net neutrality and peering relationships, Cedexis will present a data model to the agency later this month for monitoring how traffic is directed across the Internet.
Net Insight Supports 8K Media Transport
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9/3/2014  |  Post a comment
Company's Media Switch Routers (MSRs) enable transport of 8K UHDTV signals over IP infrastructure.
C Spire Goes Gigabit in Jackson
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9/2/2014  |  3 comments
The service provider adds Mississippi's capital to its statewide roster of cities targeted for service on its gigabit fiber-to-the-home network.
AT&T Sues Cox for Infringing Patents
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9/1/2014  |  Post a comment
AT&T takes the cable operator to court over unlicensed use of eight IP voice and quality management patents.
EXFO Kit Monitors Virtualized Networks
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8/29/2014  |  Post a comment
Xtract platform designed to address challenges of managing increasingly virtualized infrastructures.
UC Another Piece of New MegaPath Puzzle
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8/29/2014  |  5 comments
Robust UC offering intended to give MegaPath a competitive advantage, but it's just the latest in a series of changes and upgrades.
GVTC Takes Gigabit to School
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8/29/2014  |  3 comments
The Texas carrier, which is also building a gigabit FTTH network, is equipping Boerne Independent School District to be able to integrate technology into its curriculum.
Eurobites: BT Adds Ciena to Ethernet Roster
News Analysis  | 
8/28/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's regional roundup: MTN tests Transport SDN; 2.4Tbit/s WDM with Huawei; Bluetooth chip specialist CSR rejects takeover bid; and more.
BT's Openreach Deploys Ciena Gear
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8/28/2014  |  Post a comment
BT's access network division is using Ciena's packet networking solutions to support the evolution of its Ethernet access services.
FirstLight Expands Enterprise Play With G4 Buy
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8/27/2014  |  Post a comment
The acquisition of G4 gives the carrier a fourth New England data center and an entree into enterprise sectors.
FirstLight Fiber to Buy G4 Communications' Assets
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8/27/2014  |  Post a comment
New York-based regional fiber optic network operator FirstLight is acquiring G4, a New Hampshire broadband ISP.
AT&T, VMware Team on Cloud Connectivity
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8/27/2014  |  Post a comment
New offering will allow AT&T customers to use their Virtual Private Networks to connect to VMware's hybrid cloud platform.
WDM Gets Edgy
UBB Forum News  | 
8/27/2014  |  2 comments
The ultra-broadband era is driving fiber and WDM to the edge of the network.
Eurobites: Transmode to Cut Jobs
News Analysis  | 
8/26/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: AT&T/Vodafone rumor returns; Swisscom offers WiFi option for mobile; Huawei's small cells in Iceland.
Optical Vendors Optimistic Despite Shrinking Market
DOS Attack  | 
8/26/2014  |  1 comment
Optical transport vendors are finding growing business opportunities with web content firms even as their overall market shrinks.
Frontier Sees WiFi as SMB Differentiator
News Analysis  | 
8/25/2014  |  13 comments
Based on initial deployment in North Carolina, Frontier sees a new role for WiFi as part of an SMB service bundle that can be monetized.
MegaPath Launches Managed UC Services
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8/25/2014  |  1 comment
Solution Delivers Full-Featured Telephony Experience with Voice. New service includes voice, IM, presence, video, and SMS text across both desktop and mobile devices.
Comcast, Level 3 Flex Ethernet Muscles
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8/22/2014  |  1 comment
Both service providers gain Ethernet-port market share in the latest US rankings by Vertical Systems Group, climbing to sixth place and eighth place, respectively.
Brocade: Revenue Up Despite Soft Carrier Demand
News Analysis  | 
8/22/2014  |  3 comments
Important products were delayed, and carriers are waiting.
VeEX – Live from the Show
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8/21/2014  |  Post a comment
An overview of VeEX Test and Measurement solutions including TX300S multi-service test set with VeExpress cloud-based management system, UX400 universal modular platform supporting 100G testing, and the redesigned RXT modular platform.
Finland's Corenet Taps ECI Telecom
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8/21/2014  |  Post a comment
Service provider deploys Apollo packet-optical system to support data center, cloud connectivity.
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IHS Analyst Discusses eLTE at CCW 2014

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Thomas Lynch, associate director of critical communications at IHS Technology, talks about broadband in critical communications.
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TCAA on Huawei eLTE: A Broadband Solution for Mission-Critical Communications

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At CCW2014 in Singapore, the TCCA's Phil Kidner talks about the importance of broadband data for critical communications.
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Spotlight on Cisco: SDN for Optical Networks

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Cisco's Greg Nehib talks OpenFlow and more on the 'Software-Defined Networking for Optical Networks' panel at the Big Telecom Event in June 2014.
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Cisco's Evolved Programmable Network (EPN)

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A look at the various demos Cisco showed at Light Reading's Big Telecom Event highlighting Cisco's EPN innovation and how SDN and NFV technologies are enabling a variety of new services.
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The Future of Ultra-Broadband, With Kevin Kelly (UBBF2014)

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If you think the technological changes we've seen up to now are astounding, just wait until you see what the future has in store. Discuss upcoming breakthroughs with Kevin Kelly, Founding Executive Editor of Wired Magazine, at the Huawei Ultra-Broadband Forum on September 24.
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The Inaugural Optical Innovation Forum in Nice

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More than 170 attendees from network operators, service providers, analyst firms, and component companies from around the world convened in Nice in June for the inaugural Optical Innovation Forum, co-produced by Huawei and Light Reading.
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Data Centers Drive Telcos Into the Future

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Data centers are at the heart of key trends driving telecom -- network virtualization, the drive for increased agility, and the need to compete with OTT providers.
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Why SPs Should Consider Cisco's EPN

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Sultan Dawood from Cisco discusses Cisco's EPN, which enables SPs to build agile and programmable networks delivering new network virtualized services using Cisco's Evolved Services Platform (ESP).
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Huawei’s Showcase @ Big Telecom Event 2014

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SoftCOM is Huawei's framework for telecom business and network transformation. Haofei Liu, Solution Marketing Manager, Carrier Business Group, Huawei, showcases Huawei's SoftCOM architecture in this video.
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Huawei @ BTE 2014: Director of Integrated Solutions on SoftCOM & NFV Monetization

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Libin Dai, Director of Integrated Solutions, Carrier Business Group, discusses Huawei's SoftCOM and NFV monetization. Huawei believes that NFV monetization should be service-driven rather than network-driven, and that operators should have network transformation, service transformation and a compatible and collaborative ecosystem in place in order to deploy NFV.
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Huawei @ BTE 2014: Director of US NFV Lab on CloudEdge & the Future of NFV

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Sean Chen, Director of US NFV Lab at Huawei, discusses Huawei's new approach to NFV in open collaboration. Huawei believes that through Proof of Concept tests, it could help operators learn and communicate with the industry more effectively. Sean believes that successful implementation of NFV should have its values reaching to end users and discusses how Huawei's ...
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Huawei's Highlights @ Big Telecom Event 2014

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At the Big Telecom Event in Chicago Huawei showcases its high-level strategy, the SoftCOM architecture, which helps operators reduce the cost of ownership of their network infrastructure and generate additional revenue in the ICT service environment. Huawei showcases over 30 pilot programs from across the globe, focusing on the industry-leading commercial ...
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