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WBA Adds AlcaLu, 13 Others to WiFi Group
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8/27/2014  |  Post a comment
Asia, Australia, Europe, and North and South America all represented in group.
Utilities to Pump $11.2B Into Smart Grid – Study
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8/26/2014  |  17 comments
A study from Navigant Research predicts that utilities will spend $11.2 billion on smart grid managed services by 2023.
Eurobites: Telenor Admits Child Labor Link
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8/20/2014  |  5 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia's HERE unit seeks new CEO; TeliaSonera network-shares in Finland; Kate Bush latest.
Analyst: Ericsson, Oracle Top Shrinking SDP World
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8/19/2014  |  8 comments
Some vendors are departing the service delivery platform space and others are defining it in different ways, notes a new Infonetics report.
Colt Pulls the Trigger on Data Center Virtualization
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8/7/2014  |  3 comments
Colt was implementing SDN and NFV in its data centers before those terms had even been coined.
Verizon's Elby to Head Infinera's Cloud Team
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8/5/2014  |  7 comments
Top technologist will boost Infinera data center work, and is the second leading exec to leave Verizon for the vendor world in recent months.
Alcatel-Lucent Preps Submarine IPO, Expects Core Growth
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7/31/2014  |  6 comments
Vendor reveals plan to raise capital from an IPO of its submarine cables business as it reports Q2 financials, but investors are showing signs of nerves.
Eurobites: BlackBerry Buys German Security Firm
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7/30/2014  |  2 comments
Also in today's regional roundup: Apollo's fat pipe; KPN reports sales decline but stock leaps; Test vendor Rohde & Schwarz buys a security specialist; and more!
Eurobites: Liberty Merges Euro Operations
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7/29/2014  |  3 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Orange to cut costs further as profits slide in H1; Nokia Networks teams up for wide-area 4G broadcast trial; Vodafone brings Chromecast to the UK high street.
Telefónica Deploys AlcaLu Cloud DVR Tech
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7/28/2014  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent's cloud-based DVR technology enables personal online recording and multiple TV features.
Eurobites: Regulators Delve Into IoT
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7/28/2014  |  2 comments
Also in today's EMEA roundup: Huawei teams up for the European soccer season; KPN trials VoLTE; Telecom Italia joins the drones brigade.
Alcatel-Lucent Invests in CounterTack
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7/28/2014  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent has joined a group of investors that have contributed to the $20 million Series B round of endpoint threat detection specialist CounterTack.
Turk Telekom Upgrades IP Core With Alcatel-Lucent
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7/24/2014  |  Post a comment
Will help Turkish operator meet surging data and video demand.
AlcaLu, Fujitsu Help Build AT&T's Cloud Network
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7/23/2014  |  4 comments
AT&T says it expects to start deploying its ambitious software-defined cloud project later this year, and doesn't expect capex to shrink right off the bat.
Salary Survey Report 2014
Prime Reading  | 
7/23/2014  |  18 comments
Light Reading's fourth annual salary survey of telecom professionals reveals that good times are here again, as salaries are high and optimism is even higher.
Eurobites: Alcatel-Lucent Upgrades Türk Telekom
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7/23/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Google not off the antitrust hook yet; TalkTalk telly on the up; Microsoft's cheaper Lumia.
Lifting the Cloud Over SDN
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7/21/2014  |  5 comments
Defining SDN realistically will help carriers cut through the hype, says Sunil Khandekar, CEO of Alcatel-Lucent's Nuage Networks.
AlcaLu's Bell Labs Opens Video R&D Lab in UK
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7/17/2014  |  1 comment
Cambridge is home to a new video-centric R&D lab formed by Alcatel-Lucent's Bell Labs.
Bell Labs Opens UK Video Research Facility
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7/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Bo Olofsson heads up new Bell Labs team in Cambridge.
Bell Labs Offers Cash Incentive to Innovators
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7/10/2014  |  1 comment
Bell Labs pledges to donate $100,000 to University of Bell Labs prize winner.
Alcatel-Lucent Wins 4G LTE Deal in Dominican Republic
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7/10/2014  |  Post a comment
America Movil selects Alcatel-Lucent's LTE overlay technology for its 4G rollout in the Dominican Republic.
Eurobites: Orange Takes On Netflix
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7/9/2014  |  4 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: AlcaLu gets speedy on copper; Bosnian operator targets Austria; South African jobs strife.
Bell Labs Claims Copper Speed Record
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7/9/2014  |  15 comments
Alcatel-Lucent's research unit claims 10Gbit/s transmission over copper using an extension of the G.fast specifications.
Alcatel-Lucent Claims Copper Speed Record
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7/9/2014  |  1 comment
Bell Labs claims new broadband speed record of 10 Gbit/s using traditional copper lines and XG-FAST technology.
Alcatel-Lucent Gets a Shot at Vodafone's Metro Small Cell Rollouts
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7/8/2014  |  1 comment
Alcatel-Lucent has some Vodafone Spring in its step, but it's only got one foot in the giant mobile carrier's outdoor small cell procurement door.
Alcatel-Lucent Wins 100G Deal in Colombia
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7/8/2014  |  Post a comment
UNE EPM Telecomunicaciones and Alcatel-Lucent deploy Colombia's first 100G ultra-broadband backbone network.
Eurobites: Telefónica Has a Marketing Brainstorm
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7/8/2014  |  8 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: AlcaLu benefits from Project Spring; Monitise reports; smartphones as passion-killers.
First ORCA Sighting Expected in Q4
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7/8/2014  |  2 comments
ATIS will show off the first demo of interoperable, operator-supported WebRTC in the fourth quarter, a year and a half after its launch.
Vodafone Selects Alcatel-Lucent Public Access Small Cells
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7/8/2014  |  Post a comment
Vodafone to include Alcatel-Lucent metro cell technology in Project Spring investment program.
BTE Panel: Network of the Future
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7/2/2014  |  Post a comment
Full-length video of the ATIS Panel Discussion: 'How Far Away Is the Network of the Future & What Does It Look Like?' from the Big Telecom Event (BTE) in Chicago.
AT&T, Verizon Mulling Managed Services With Ericsson
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7/1/2014  |  9 comments
The vendor's head of managed services tells Bloomberg it's in talks with both operators about managing their wireless infrastructure.
5G Will Give Operators Massive Headaches – Bell Labs
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6/27/2014  |  26 comments
Planning 5G will likely mean some huge antenna headaches for operators, reckons Alcatel-Lucent's Bell Labs.
Huawei Plugs Distributed CCAP
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6/26/2014  |  3 comments
Jumping into an already crowded market, Huawei is promoting a Distributed Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) solution that also supports the new DOCSIS 3.1 spec.
Alcatel-Lucent Invests in Fronthaul Specialist
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6/25/2014  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent strengthens its ultra-broadband offering through partnership and investment in Wireless Fronthaul leader, EBlink.
Eurobites: Zain KSA Unveils $1.2B Upgrade
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6/25/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: UK faces telco data retention legal challenge; Telefónica/E-Plus latest; Tata revamps Telenor network; DT eases parking in Pisa.
SDN Enables WebCo Collab: ATIS Members
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6/18/2014  |  1 comment
Sprint, TWC, Telus, and AlcaLu suggest that SDN, open APIs, and programmable networks will help them collaborate with web companies, a big challenge today.
Alcatel-Lucent's Alwan to Keynote at BTE
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6/10/2014  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent's Basil Alwan to explore cloud-centric applications and services at Light Reading's Big Telecom Event in June.
Eurobites: Danish Snack on Alcatel-Lucent's Small Cells
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6/10/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Cinven acquires Spanish fiber unit; Telefónica teams up with Dolby; Dailymotion talks stall; yet more Sky sport.
NFV Not a Panacea, Carrier Execs Admit
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6/4/2014  |  5 comments
Just virtualizing things doesn't solve the basic problem of getting services to market at Internet speeds.
Alcatel-Lucent Unveils New OSS Strategy
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6/3/2014  |  Post a comment
Say 'bonjour' to the Motive Dynamic Operations portfolio.
Eurobites: ADVA Targets Inter-Data Center Connectivity
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6/2/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Deutsche Telekom closes GTS deal; AlcaLu offers €1 billion in bonds.
What WebRTC Means for Telcos
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6/2/2014  |  4 comments
Communication service providers are figuring out what role they can play in WebRTC through APIs, IMS, or their own services.
WebRTC in the Wild
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6/2/2014  |  2 comments
Companies are starting to offer WebRTC-enabled services, and the network operators are – and should be – taking note.
Alcatel-Lucent Preps New OSS Pitch
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5/29/2014  |  2 comments
Alcatel-Lucent is believed to be preparing a significant network management/OSS strategy announcement in early June.
Leading Lights Finalists 2014: Best Telecom Product (Part 1)
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5/29/2014  |  1 comment
Presenting the first six of 12 finalists for the Leading Lights Best Telecom Product award.
AlcaLu, Bolt Bring 1-Gig to Oklahoma
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5/29/2014  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent and Bolt Fiber Optic Services bring 1-Gig ultra-broadband network to northeastern Oklahoma.
Ericsson Plans Big Expansion in Silicon Valley
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5/28/2014  |  3 comments
New 400,000-square-foot campus will house 2,000 Ericsson staff focused on R&D for IP, TV and Media, SDN, NFV, and mobile innovation.
Eurobites: Mobily Shows Faith in NFV
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5/27/2014  |  2 comments
Also in today's regional roundup: The 'new' Nokia creates security unit; BT links fast broadband to job creation; and Orange shows off its live mobile video streaming skills.
Mobily Deploys Alcatel-Lucent NFV Element
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5/27/2014  |  Post a comment
Saudi operators embraces NFV by deploying Alcatel-Lucent's 9771 Wireless Cloud Element Radio Network Controller in its cloud.
Eurobites: Welcome to IoT City!
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5/23/2014  |  6 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Vodafone makes case for better wholesale backhaul access; Com Hem considers IPO; AlcaLu looks to sell cyber-security business to Thales.
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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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VeEX – Live from the Show

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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.
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Transitioning CE 2.0 Networks Into the SDN & NFV Era With Telco Systems

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Telco Systems' Ariel Efrati (CEO) and Moshe Shimon (VP of Product Management) discuss virtualization and how the company's new Open Metro Edge solution utilizes the SDN and NFV concepts to accelerate and orchestrate service delivery through its innovative product portfolio and software applications.
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NFV Myths: Is NFV Still Several Years Away?

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Some say that NFV (network functions virtualization) is still several years away from being implemented on mobile operator networks. This isn't the case. Operators can get started on their paths to NFV now, as this short video from Skyfire shows.
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A New Security Paradigm in SDN/NFV

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Paul Shaneck, Global Director Network Solutions for Symantec, discusses the evolving virtualized network, explaining how Symantec is leading the security discussion as it relates to SDN and NFV, and helping to ensure the network is protected and compliant.
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Sprint's Network Evolution

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Sprint's Jay Bluhm gives a keynote speech at the Big Telecom Event (BTE) about Sprint's network and services evolution strategy, including Spark.
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BTE Keynote: The Software-Defined Operator

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Deutsche Telekom's Axel Clauberg explains the concept of the software-defined operator to the Big Telecom Event (BTE) crowd.
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