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Mid-Band's No Turkey! FCC Auction Tops $38B
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11/26/2014  |  1 comment
And it is not done yet, the auction will resume on December 1.
A1 Telekom Ramps 4G to 300 Mbit/s With Ericsson
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11/26/2014  |  Post a comment
Commercial deployment started in Graz and will extend to other parts of Austria in 2015.
Opera Builds App Store for Carriers
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11/26/2014  |  2 comments
Operators looking for a new way to get a cut of mobile apps can white label the browser developer's subscription app store and offer unlimited downloads for a weekly fee.
Why 5G Is a Different Beast
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11/26/2014  |  7 comments
What's being referred to as 5G is not just faster mobile broadband but a new way of thinking about connectivity and air interfaces.
NetNumber Adds Ex-AT&T Exec to Board
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11/25/2014  |  Post a comment
Appoints Andy Geisse advisor to board of directors.
From 4G to 5G: Alcatel-Lucent's Dave Geary
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11/25/2014  |  1 comment
Dave Geary, President of Wireless at Alcatel-Lucent, talks about the evolution of the 4G market, small cells, partnerships, 5G and the IoT.
Genband, Nokia Team Up on VoWiFi
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11/25/2014  |  Post a comment
Partnership enables Nokia Networks to offer Genband's Quantix evolved packet data gateway.
Why BT + EE Makes More Sense
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11/25/2014  |  4 comments
BT is talking to potential mobile M&A prey, and in my view EE makes more sense than O2 as a takeover target.
T-Mobile Offers 14 Streaming Music Apps Data-Free
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11/24/2014  |  1 comment
Un-carrier customers streaming more than 66 million songs per day.
$35B+ Spectrum Auction Dings Verizon, Shines Dish
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11/24/2014  |  9 comments
The FCC's AWS-3 mid-band spectrum auction now stands at $35.1 billion and is starting to affect financial ratings.
Operators Should Block Ads to Get Their Cut, Startup Says
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11/24/2014  |  9 comments
Israeli-based Shine wants to help operators block advertisers to get a cut of their revenues, which it says is legally sound and economically justified.
Hey US! Here Comes Tech Mahindra
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11/21/2014  |  2 comments
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.
T-Mobile Launches Wideband LTE in Boston
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11/21/2014  |  Post a comment
Already in November, T-Mobile customers in the greater Boston area have observed download speeds as high as 94 Mbit/s.
Sprint's New Ads Target Hispanic Customers
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11/21/2014  |  Post a comment
National television campaign features Marcelo Claure speaking to Hispanic consumers about Sprint's commitment to offering more 'mobile for the money.'
Eurobites: Telecom Italia Close to Towers Sale
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11/21/2014  |  6 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Cable & Wireless & UK spooks; Nokia's traffic jam-buster; Scilly Isles get fibered up.
Huawei Targets 4.5G Mobile by 2016
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11/21/2014  |  4 comments
Chinese vendor is working on a '4.5G' mobile solution that can achieve 1Gbit/s throughput and deliver some 5G-like capabilities well ahead of 2020.
Intel Chief Defends Huge Mobile Losses
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11/21/2014  |  3 comments
CEO Brian Krzanich says losses at its mobile group were necessary to gain market share, and talks up data center and IoT growth opportunities.
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.
Altiostar's C-RAN Steps Into the Light, Junks Dark Fiber
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11/20/2014  |  7 comments
Altiostar emerges from stealth with a Cloud-RAN system that uses Ethernet rather than dark fiber for 'fronthaul' connectivity.
IoT Analytics Still Uncharted Territory
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11/20/2014  |  2 comments
Light Reading's live chat with the TM Forum suggests operators see the value in IoT analytics, but they are still working through the basic challenges of big data before they can get started.
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).
RootMetrics: Sprint Ranked Last in Wireless in Kansas City
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Verizon and T-Mobile share top honors in KC.
Pics: Verizon's Chicago Destination Store
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11/19/2014  |  6 comments
Verizon's hoping its new digs on Chicago's famed Michigan Avenue will become a destination for visitors wanting to relax, play and hopefully purchase wireless goodies.
Bell Labs Chief Slams 'Toy' Networks
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11/19/2014  |  21 comments
Web giants are trivializing networks with their drone and balloon plans, says Marcus Weldon.
Analytics Lets C Spire Get to Know Subs
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11/19/2014  |  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.
FCC's AWS-3 Auction Tops $14B
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11/18/2014  |  3 comments
The FCC's AWS-3 spectrum auction busts through its $10B reserve.
Mavenir's Stoke Buy: Cheap at Twice the Price?
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11/18/2014  |  6 comments
Mavenir is shelling out just less than $5 million in cash and debt for Stoke, a company that grabbed $92M in VC funding in under a decade.
Vodafone, Afrimax Team Up in Uganda
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11/18/2014  |  Post a comment
Vodafone signs new Partner Market agreement with Afrimax in Uganda.
LG Uplus Trials Nokia's Liquid Tech in Live LTE Network
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11/18/2014  |  Post a comment
LG Uplus, Nokia Networks trial Intelligent Network Platform in live LTE network.
Ericsson Publishes Mobility Report
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11/18/2014  |  Post a comment
By 2020, 90% of the world's population over six years old will have a mobile phone, and smartphone subscriptions are expected to top 6.1 billion.
More Executive Shake-Ups at Sprint
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11/18/2014  |  3 comments
New CEO Marcelo Claure is continuing his C-level shake-up, welcoming executives to newly created positions and saying goodbye to those deemed responsible for its 'Framily' failure.
The Many Faces of 5G
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11/18/2014  |  Post a comment
An NYU Wireless expert expects 5G to support multiple radio interafces while maintaining some captability with existing 4G technology.
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.
Live Chat: Small Sensors, Big Data Analytics
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11/17/2014  |  5 comments
Join us Tuesday at 12:00 p.m. EST for a live chat with TM Forum's Rebecca Sendel and Rob Rich about how operators are approaching big data analytics for the growing Internet of Things.
Nokia Ups Guidance But Investors Take Fright
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11/17/2014  |  6 comments
Nokia is confident that it can develop its Networks business and win market share, but talk of a 'flattish' market causes jitters.
Eurobites: BT Rules Out Global Services Sale
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11/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Huawei does deal on small cell sites; Telkom profits slump; France becoming R&D magnet.
AlcaLu Gets Jiggy With Another Chip Firm
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11/14/2014  |  1 comment
Partnership program extends to yet another chip firm as Alcatel-Lucent looks to further extend its virtualization strategy.
Nokia Lays Out Financial, Strategic Plans
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11/14/2014  |  Post a comment
Nokia has set out its key 2015 and long-term financial targets and outlined its operational and strategic priorities at its Capital Markets Day.
Eurobites: BT Plans to Close Wholesale Division
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11/14/2014  |  2 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia Networks ups its margin targets; Bouygues Telecom flatlines; UK 4G speeds surveyed.
Mavenir Buys Stoke for Security, Small Cell
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11/14/2014  |  Post a comment
The buy also gets Mavenir high-profile Asian customers like NTT DoCoMo and SoftBank.
Bell Mobility's Analytical Makeover
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11/13/2014  |  Post a comment
With help from SevOne, the Canadian operator gained valuable visibility into its network. Now, it's tackling the challenge of internal silos.
Bell Mobility Tackles Waste With Analytics
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11/13/2014  |  Post a comment
SevOne is helping the Canadian carrier use analytics to understand the usage on its LTE network and eliminate waste in the form of excess LTE and unused 2G and 3G spectrum.
CEM Becoming Big Data Analytics Star
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11/12/2014  |  Post a comment
As companies attempt to become more customer-focused, CEM is becoming the most requested use of analytics platforms, Amdocs and others say.
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.
SaskTel Uses Openwave to Manage LTE Subs
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11/12/2014  |  Post a comment
SUR deployed to support SaskTel's LTE initiative and future network growth.
Mobile Operators Least Prepared for NFV
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11/11/2014  |  Post a comment
With competitive pressures less intense and the business models not so clear, mobile operators appear to be the least advanced in terms of preparing for NFV.
AT&T's Mexican Capex Dance
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11/10/2014  |  4 comments
AT&T's $2.5B splurge on Mexican operator Iusacell means it needs to keep a tighter grip on capital expenditure in 2015.
Obama Backs Net Neutrality, Stuns Industry
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11/10/2014  |  20 comments
Making his stand quite clear, President Obama urged the FCC to adopt strong net neutrality rules for both wireline and wireless providers, including the highly contentious Title II regulations for broadband service.
Anite Unveils 4G, VoLTE QoE Test Platform
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11/10/2014  |  Post a comment
Having trouble finding Nemo Invex II? Here it is!
Sifting Through the Data
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11/10/2014  |  3 comments
Analytics can help communications service providers better understand their customers and develop revenue-generating services.
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From 4G to 5G: Alcatel-Lucent's Dave Geary

11|25|14   |   09:09   |   (1) comment

Dave Geary, President of Wireless at Alcatel-Lucent, talks about the evolution of the 4G market, small cells, partnerships, 5G and the IoT.
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Building a Secure Telefonica Network With Huawei's High-End Firewall

11|24|14   |   4:37   |   (0) comments

Andrew Davies, IP architect of the Telefonica, a leading digital communications company, discusses the Huawei security gateway solution and putting the solution into the testbed.
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Huawei Partners with Spirent to Verify CE12816's 10GE Port & TRILL Networking Capabilities

11|24|14   |   2:50   |   (0) comments

Spirent Communications is the world's leading supplier for telecom testing appliances and solutions. Spirent has been in a close partnership with Huawei for a long time.
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Saudi Airlines & Its ICT Transformation

11|24|14   |   2:07   |   (0) comments

In this video, Saudi Airlines discusses its network problems and how Huawei's Agile Network is its all-in-one solution.
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Huawei's Agile Switch Benefiting Saudi Arabia's Yamamah Hospital

11|24|14   |   2:40   |   (0) comments

Saudi Arabia's Yamamah Hospital speaks about how Huawei's Agile Switch has improved the medical service's network infrastructure.
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FanPlay & Huawei Build a Wireless Agile Smart Stadium

11|24|14   |   2:13   |   (0) comments

FanPlay is a cloud-based white label service, which is effectively a football fan engagement platform underpinned by mobile payment technology.
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Building an Agile Stadium

11|24|14   |   3:54   |   (0) comments

Stadiums may be thousands of tons of concrete and steel, but they now need to be agile. Being at the stadium may not be as alluring as it once was. Sports franchises and stadium operators discuss how to get fans back.
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Huawei Helps ChinaCache Tackle Challenges in the Internet Industry

11|24|14   |   3:09   |   (0) comments

ChinaCache is China's largest content distribution network supplier. Huawei's CE12800 has provided ChinaCache with very strong support in its establishment of an infrastructure network.
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Cefinity on Managed Security Services & Next-Generation Firewall

11|24|14   |   7:05   |   (0) comments

Cefinity is a cloud management service provider in Southeast Asia. Ivan Zhang, CEO of the company, discusses the implementation of security service management in the cloud era.
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Huawei's Agile Gateway in the Eyes of Cefinity

11|24|14   |   2:11   |   (0) comments

Cefinity is a managed service provider for enterprise networks. The company currently uses Huawei's AR series routers for the most complete range of functions. CEO Ivan Zhang speaks about the advantages of the AR series routers.
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CTO of Bus-Online Talks About Huawei's Agile Gateway

11|24|14   |   2:53   |   (0) comments

Bus-Online covers around 100 million users everyday. In addition to providing mobile TV, and advertising services to the public, Bus-Online has also entered the field of mobile Internet.
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Amsterdam ArenA as an Agile Campus

11|24|14   |   3:31   |   (0) comments

The Amsterdam ArenA, home of the Ajax soccer team, can be a crowded space. ArenA has partnered with Huawei to work on bringing ample bandwidth to 53,000 people at the same time.
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