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Devicescape Preps Auto WiFi-to-Cellular Software
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9/16/2014  |  Post a comment
Devicescape says a carrier in the US will launch its new adaptive network selection software this fall to help get users onto its massive amenity WiFi network.
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.
Google Working With FAA on US Drone License
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9/15/2014  |  5 comments
Google is staffing up its Titan Aerospace operation as it looks to test solar drones in the US.
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.
AT&T to Launch WiFi Calling in 2015
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9/12/2014  |  17 comments
Despite its big investment in WiFi, AT&T's Ralph de la Vega doesn't see as big a need for WiFi calling as its competitors.
Analyzing Apple & VoLTE
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9/12/2014  |  9 comments
The news that Apple's new iPhone 6 will now support Voice over LTE kind of a big deal.
SMW Pics: Monkeying With Mobility
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9/12/2014  |  5 comments
Welcome to the weird: some glimpses of CTIA's Super Mobility Week.
Meet the Small Cell Forum's New Chairman
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9/12/2014  |  Post a comment
Vodafone's Dr. Alan Law talks to Light Reading about virtualization, backhaul, SON and more after being appointed chairman of the Small Cell Forum.
Sprint's iPhone-Only Plans Got Apple's Blessing
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9/11/2014  |  6 comments
New CEO Marcelo Claure says he crafted new iPhone 6-specific smartphone plans with Apple CEO Tim Cook's help.
Verizon Plans Mobile TV Service in 2015
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9/11/2014  |  5 comments
CEO Lowell McAdam says the carrier will have a uniquely mobile video service in the first half of 2015 as it works out deals with major content providers.
Qualcomm Paves Way for Sub-$100 4G Phones
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9/11/2014  |  4 comments
Qualcomm sparks up low-end LTE market with new chipset.
Small Cell Forum Lays Down the Law
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9/11/2014  |  Post a comment
Vodafone's Dr. Alan Law shares his thoughts on rural areas, virtualization, multimode and more, ahead of taking over as chairman of the Forum on Oct. 1.
Brighter Outlook For Dark Fiber in 4G Era
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9/11/2014  |  Post a comment
Backhaul capacity needs have fuelled the dark fiber market once more.
T-Mobile Turns Up VoLTE-to-WiFi Handoff
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9/10/2014  |  Post a comment
T-Mobile's seventh 'Un-carrier' industry shakeup was all about WiFi – seamless handoff, a router to prioritize voice, and a partnership with Gogo for free in-flight WiFi texting.
Pics: Hot Wheels & Hot Sauce at SMW
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9/10/2014  |  2 comments
CTIA's Super Mobility Week steps on the gas for day 2.
Driving Miss 4G: Execs Talk LTE Cars at CTIA
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9/10/2014  |  1 comment
Keynote panelists at Super Mobility Week agree that safety is the top priority in the fast-developing connected car sector.
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.
Ericsson Shows Off at IBC
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9/10/2014  |  Post a comment
Ericsson unveils new video chip and demonstrates multiple video service delivery optimization capabilities, including LTE Broadcast, at the IBC show in Amsterdam.
Small Cells Key to Network Capacity Expansion – Alcatel-Lucent CTO
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9/10/2014  |  Post a comment
Small cells aren't just for extending wireless networks indoors -- they're revolutionary, says Alcatel-Lucent CTO.
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.
Nokia Networks Offers OSS-as-a-Service
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9/10/2014  |  Post a comment
You want your Operations Support Systems (OSS) as a service? Nokia Networks has that.
Pics: Super Mobility Week Begins!
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9/9/2014  |  3 comments
Can the CTIA re-boot with Super Mobility Week? Let's take a first look.
RacoWireless Opens App Store for the IoT
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9/9/2014  |  1 comment
Company continues its expansion from connectivity provider to application enabler with the launch of its Application Marketplace.
AT&T's Rinne: Carriers Working on VoLTE Interoperability
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9/9/2014  |  Post a comment
Kris Rinne on AT&T's VoLTE upgrades, the future of multicast, and what she's hoping to do next.
Apple's New iPhones Have 20 LTE Bands, VoLTE
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9/9/2014  |  9 comments
The new iPhone 6 and big-screen iPhone 6+ will include VoLTE, VoWiFi and NFC, as well as the most LTE bands of any smartphone on the market.
Verizon CEO: Self-Driving Cars Could Hit Road Soon
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9/9/2014  |  7 comments
Lowell McAdam says at the Intelligent Transport Systems World Congress that autonomous cars could be on the roads in three to five years, with help from cities and the government.
Pics: Insurance Telematics Goes to Chicago
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9/9/2014  |  7 comments
The show was more exciting than it sounds, with cars that can measure your aggression level and carrier battles for M2M dominance.
Ericsson Preps Multimode Small Cell Launch
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9/9/2014  |  3 comments
Ericsson joins Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia Networks in announcing small cell plans, promising a multimode enterprise picocell with carrier aggregation shipping in Q1.
Mosaik Acquires TowerSource, Enters T&M Market
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9/8/2014  |  Post a comment
Acquisition enhances Mosaik's intelligence portfolio to improve site-planning strategies.
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.
Nokia Jumps Into 4G Small Cell Mosh Pit
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9/8/2014  |  8 comments
It looks like there's a battle on for 4G small cell attention this week as Nokia Networks joins Alcatel-Lucent in the clamor for mobile operator attention.
AlcaLu, Qualcomm Prep Multimode Small Cells
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9/8/2014  |  1 comment
Vendors have 3G, 4G and WiFi enterprise and residential small cells in trials, with plans to officially launch in January.
Nokia Networks Expands Small Cell Range
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9/8/2014  |  Post a comment
Adds to Flexi Zone portfolio with new family of 4G/WiFi small cells and indoor network planning capabilities.
Verizon Creates a Mobile ZipCar
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9/8/2014  |  4 comments
The carrier wants to provide everything from connectivity to cloud services to security in the connected car space, so it's trying its hand at mobile-centric car rentals.
Sprint Adds 15 Rural Roaming Partners
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9/5/2014  |  Post a comment
Sprint's Rural Roaming Preferred Provider program now includes 27 carriers.
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.
AT&T's Amoroso: To Battle New Threats, Mobilize Your People
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9/5/2014  |  2 comments
New cyber threats are coming, but technology alone is not the answer.
Pics: Motorola's New Gadgets
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9/5/2014  |  4 comments
Motorola Mobility takes reporters behind the scenes as it launches two new smartphones, a Bluetooth and 'modern timepiece,' aka smart watch.
Eurobites: Orange Eyes Spanish Acquisitions
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9/4/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia's 5G test network; Switzerland's secure mobile login solution; towers joint venture for South Africa.
Nokia Networks Extends Liquid Applications
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9/4/2014  |  Post a comment
Launches new set of pre-configured applications to expedite deployment of Nokia Liquid Applications.
Verizon Teams With SCADA for Private M2M Network
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9/4/2014  |  Post a comment
Pair claims first for M2M customers.
Nokia Networks Offers WiMax-to-LTE Migration
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9/4/2014  |  1 comment
Vendor promises smooth migration from WiMax to TD-LTE-Advanced and up to four-fold improvement in speed and capacity while reducing the latency by half.
SDN: Secret Sauce to the Internet of Things
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9/4/2014  |  4 comments
The Internet of Things (IoT) will provide a major challenge for network operators, but SDN and NFV can help.
Pics: Verizon Innovation Generator
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9/3/2014  |  1 comment
Smart cities, smart washers and a gratuitous pizza shot from Verizon's East Coast Innovation Center.
Nokia, Intel Open Apps Innovation Hub
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9/3/2014  |  1 comment
Partners open apps innovation center in UK, where EE will test the Liquid Apps platform.
Nokia Networks, China Telecom Boast FDD-TDD Carrier Aggregation
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9/3/2014  |  Post a comment
Pair claim world first in FDD-TDD convergence including a commercial user device chipset.
Clavister to Demo LTE Small Cell Security Solution
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9/3/2014  |  Post a comment
Unveils solution at Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco.
Nokia Networks, Intel Open Apps Innovation Center
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9/3/2014  |  Post a comment
EE the first operator to begin testing in the new UK innovation center, opened by Nokia Networks and Intel.
Genband Builds Out Its Mobile Strategy
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9/3/2014  |  2 comments
UC company ties together its cloud, OTT, WebRTC and network gateway offers in a bid to market itself as a mobile-centric vendor.
Nokia Networks Boosts RAN Capacity, Upgrades Liquid Radio
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9/3/2014  |  Post a comment
Nokia Networks unveils remote radio head, 60MHz carrier aggregation for LTE and new software for its Liquid Radio product to boost capacity and storage at the edge of the network.
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VCS Observation for Safer Cities in the Netherlands

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Holland's VCS Observation has been operating for 22 years. Its main goal is to get cities safer. CEO Wim van Deijzen tells us some of the challenges his company faces and how Huawei is helping to overcome these challenges.
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A Conversation With Serbia's Ministry of Interior

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At HCC 2014, the Assistant Minister of the Ministry of Interior of the Republic of Serbia talks to us about his projects and corporation with Huawei. Solutions like Safe City and E-Government and services like cloud computing are just some of the areas his department is interested in.
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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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