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Infoblox Appoints New CEO
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11/27/2014  |  Post a comment
Jesper Andersen gets the nod.
Alcatel-Lucent Offloads Optical R&D Staff to SM Optics
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11/27/2014  |  Post a comment
Transfer of the R&D activity responsible for optical multi-service node (OMSN) platforms including the 1850 TSS product family and related network management systems.
Anevia Teams With Cedexis for CDN Monitoring
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11/27/2014  |  Post a comment
Agreement between the two companies sees Cedexis technology implemented by Anevia to enhance the quality-of-service monitoring capabilities of ViaMotion Plus.
Monitise Raises £49.2M, Deepens Partnerships
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11/27/2014  |  Post a comment
New commercial partnerships involving Santander, Telefónica, MasterCard and IBM intended to accelerate the take-up and rollout of Monitise-enabled products and services.
Mobinil Deploys Ericsson's Packet Core
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11/27/2014  |  Post a comment
Ericsson will provide professional services such as design and integration of the various nodes of the packet core as well as data migration services.
ABI Predicts Cat 9/10 LTE Handset Shipments
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11/27/2014  |  Post a comment
A new forecast from ABI Research expects the number of smartphones with Category 9 or Category 10 LTE modems, which enable mobile broadband speeds in the downlink of up to 450 Mbit/s, to reach 64 million in 2019.
Eurobites: Net Neutrality Battle Looms
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11/27/2014  |  11 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Google under the EU microscope; Alcatel-Lucent offloads optical R&D staff; Monitise raises £49.2 million; Ericsson deploys Packet Core in Egypt.
4K TV Shipments Surge After Slow Start
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11/27/2014  |  1 comment
Samsung and LG Electronics are leading the way as shipments of UltraHD TV sets spike around the world, and especially in China.
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.
Eurobites: EU Mobilizes Billions for Broadband
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11/26/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: BT M&A developments at home and abroad; carrier aggregation in Austria; Vodafone overly generous with journalists' data.
Telindus Encrypts With ADVA
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11/25/2014  |  Post a comment
Luxembourg operator deploys ADVA's encryption technology to secure network and cloud services.
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.
Eurobites: Rights Issue Raises €997M for Telekom Austria
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11/25/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Israeli firm claims battery breakthrough; ADVA encrypts in Luxembourg; why 'live' is nearly dead.
Why BT + EE Makes More Sense
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11/25/2014  |  5 comments
BT is talking to potential mobile M&A prey, and in my view EE makes more sense than O2 as a takeover target.
Ericsson & IBM: The Many Phases of 5G
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11/24/2014  |  2 comments
Ericsson and IBM announce plans to work on phased-antenna arrays in anticipation of 5G arriving in 2020.
Eurobites: BT in Talks to Buy O2
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11/24/2014  |  2 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: BT's rivals get onto Ofcom; Netflix sued in France; T-Systems orchestrates data from the cloud.
Sigfox Plans Global IoT Network
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11/24/2014  |  3 comments
French firm is developing partnerships with mobile operators to extend its reach beyond Europe.
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.
Do You Have a 2020 Vision?
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11/21/2014  |  13 comments
Share your views on the next five years and find out what your peers think too.
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.
The New Wave of IP + Optical Integration
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11/21/2014  |  8 comments
At the Alcatel-Lucent Technology Symposium, Heavy Reading senior analyst Sterling Perrin talks about how SDN has reshaped the discussion around packet and optical integration.
Huawei Targets 4.5G Mobile by 2016
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11/21/2014  |  6 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.
Telefónica Offers Secure Line to Equinix Cloud Exchange
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11/20/2014  |  Post a comment
Telefonica partners with Equinix to offer connectivity to cloud service providers.
Netflix Still Dominates NA Downstream Traffic: Sandvine Report
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11/20/2014  |  Post a comment
Facebook video autoplay causing major increase in average usage on fixed and mobile networks.
Edgeware Partners With Mirada for Worldwide Multiscreen Delivery
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11/20/2014  |  Post a comment
Joint solution already enabling four leading operators in Brazil, Mexico and Spain to add and scale new services.
Pay-TV Services Adoption Highest in UK
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11/20/2014  |  Post a comment
Pay-TV service adoption higher in the UK and Germany than in Spain, research finds.
IaaS: The Telco Tool for Business Growth
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11/20/2014  |  5 comments
The complexity of cloud service sourcing will boost demand for infrastructure-as-a-service.
Eurobites: Telefónica Hooks Up to Equinix
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11/20/2014  |  2 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: AlcaLu takes to the skies; Ericsson trials WiFi in Turkey; Vodafone fears cost of TV content.
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.
ECI Unveils Its SDN Framework
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
ECI Telecom has unveiled its SmartLight framework for SDN and NFV deployments, comprising several applications including an OpenFlow-based SDN controller.
Sigma Systems Powers Orange's Homelive
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Orange Homelive allows consumers to adjust settings and to control remotely all connected home appliances.
Telefónica, Geotab Team Up on M2M Fleet Management
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Agreement will initially focus on the markets of Spain, Germany and the UK with the intention to explore Latin American markets in the near future.
Huawei, MegaFon Team on 5G
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Network to provide cutting-edge services for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Jolla Unveils Tablet Plans
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Finnish vendor launches 'world's first' tablet crowdsourcing project.
Basil Alwan Interview: The Road to Cloud
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent's head of IP and Transport talks about the migration towards a web-like networking environment, the impact of the cloud, SDN and NFV, and the yet-to-be-announced FP4 chip.
Eurobites: Russia's MegaFon Plans 5G Trial in 2018
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11/19/2014  |  5 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Jolla crowdsources a tablet; net neutrality wobble in EU; Israeli market opens up.
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.
BT Expands Cloud Services Across APAC, Africa & Middle East
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11/18/2014  |  Post a comment
BT launches One Cloud Cisco, One Cloud Lync and its Cloud Connect program in various territories.
KPN Buys Remaining 40% of Reggefiber
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11/18/2014  |  Post a comment
Acquisition price of fiber network operator agreed at €610 million.
Nokia Unveils a New Android Tablet
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11/18/2014  |  Post a comment
Nokia (yes, that Nokia) has developed a new Android tablet device with an OEM partner that will go on sale in China in early 2015 for $215.
Did Nokia Really Just Launch a Tablet?
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11/18/2014  |  5 comments
Yes and no. The Finnish company is getting back into the consumer devices market by proxy with a tablet that signals a smart use of its patents, a move signaled by the CEO last week.
Alcatel-Lucent Unveils New Edge Router
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11/18/2014  |  Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent's new compact, high-performance edge router drives down operator costs, even as data demands grow.
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.
Nuage Branches Out With SDN: CEO Interview
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11/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Sunil Khandekar, CEO of Alcatel-Lucent's SDN-focused unit Nuage Networks, talks about the opportunities and challenges of breaking out of the data center into wide-area networks.
Sky Italia Goes Live With ContentWise Personalized Discovery Solution
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11/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Will be deployed as part of a systems integration project managed by Ericsson.
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.
Terabit in Action at SC14
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11/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Terabit Demonstrator Project to be unveiled at SC14 in New Orleans.
New Streaming Video Group Emerges
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11/14/2014  |  2 comments
Content providers, service providers and vendors form the Streaming Video Alliance to tackle tech issues affecting online video delivery together.
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From 4G to 5G: Alcatel-Lucent's Dave Geary

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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