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Hey US! Here Comes Tech Mahindra
News Analysis  | 
11/21/2014  |  1 comment
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?
Column  | 
11/21/2014  |  9 comments
Share your views on the next five years and find out what your peers think too.
The New Wave of IP + Optical Integration
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11/21/2014  |  7 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
News Analysis  | 
11/21/2014  |  2 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
News Analysis  | 
11/21/2014  |  2 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.
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.
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.
IaaS: The Telco Tool for Business Growth
Column  | 
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
News Analysis  | 
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  |  1 comment
Altiostar emerges from stealth with a Cloud-RAN system that uses Ethernet rather than dark fiber for 'fronthaul' connectivity.
Huawei Intros SuperVector Prototype
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11/20/2014  |  Post a comment
Improves bandwidth three times compared to VDSL2 vectoring, claims vendor.
Huawei, SingTel Forge 5G Innovation Program
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
SingTel and Huawei sign MOU to launch 5G joint innovation program.
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.
Huawei, Skyfire Team on Video Optimization
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11/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Opera's Skyfire unit partners with Huawei to deliver video optimization for Cloud Edge vMSE platform.
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
News Analysis  | 
11/19/2014  |  4 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Jolla crowdsources a tablet; net neutrality wobble in EU; Israeli market opens up.
Bell Labs Chief Slams 'Toy' Networks
News Analysis  | 
11/19/2014  |  20 comments
Web giants are trivializing networks with their drone and balloon plans, says Marcus Weldon.
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.
Artesyn Boosts Voice, Video Density
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11/18/2014  |  Post a comment
Artesyn SharpMedia 2U Platform enables higher-density voice and video services.
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.
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?
News Analysis  | 
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.
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.
MobiTV Selected for TV Bank's Multiscreen Services in Japan
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11/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Partnership will use MobiTV's software-based platform and NetDVR (nDVR) technology to extend TV services across screens.
Nokia Ups Guidance But Investors Take Fright
News Analysis  | 
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.
New Streaming Video Group Emerges
News Analysis  | 
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.
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.
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.
Optus Selects NetCracker/NEC for OSS Transformation
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11/13/2014  |  Post a comment
Australian carrier Optus taps NetCracker and NEC to handle a comprehensive upgrade of its OSS.
Colt-KVH: A Hook-Up Bound to Happen
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11/12/2014  |  Post a comment
But what took them so long?
Alcatel-Lucent Joins Virtual Router Race
News Analysis  | 
11/12/2014  |  11 comments
In Juniper's slipstream, Alcatel-Lucent revs up its virtual router engine and – guess what? It claims it's already in pole position…
Eurobites: Colt to Buy Asia-Pac Stablemate
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11/12/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telefónica slows revenue decline; Deutsche Telekom launches investment mega-fund; ETNO plants a flag.
Sri Lanka Telecom Builds 100G Network With Huawei
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11/10/2014  |  Post a comment
Huawei worked with SLT to implement the NBN with new-generation OTN-based 100G DWDM solution.
Eurobites: Telefónica Looks to Offload China Stake
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11/10/2014  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Vodafone under pressure from activist hedge fund; Germany's termination fees plan face EC scrutiny; BT in broadband marketing offensive.
Pacnet Adds Key Chinese Data Center
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11/5/2014  |  Post a comment
New facility in Tianjin has direct fiber connection to Beijing and state-of-the-art features for Chinese digital media firms and multinationals.
Ericsson Sets Its Sights Outside Telecom
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11/5/2014  |  1 comment
CEO set to outline its efforts to expand into non-telecom sectors during upcoming Capital Markets Day presentations.
Nokia Networks Appoints Chief Business Officer, Revamps Exec Team
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11/4/2014  |  Post a comment
Nokia Networks appoints Ashish Chowdhary as chief business officer to run global customer operations.
True Builds Metro Network With Alcatel-Lucent Gear
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11/4/2014  |  Post a comment
Four-year agreement with one of Thailand's leading telecommunications providers will supply IP and optical network upgrade to provide speeds of 100G and beyond across True's businesses in key regions.
Pacnet Opens Tianjin Data Center
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11/4/2014  |  Post a comment
Addresses growing demand for data center and managed services in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region.
CenturyLink Goes Behind the Great Firewall
News Analysis  | 
11/4/2014  |  2 comments
Customer demand makes China a real opportunity for US operator.
Telcos 'Asleep at the Wheel' on Big Data
News Analysis  | 
11/3/2014  |  19 comments
Communications service providers haven't got their act together when it comes to gaining a financial edge from the data at their fingertips, says expert.
MaxLinear Hits 10M DVB-T2 Milestone
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11/3/2014  |  Post a comment
MaxLinear ships more than 10 million DVB-T2 tuners.
Tencent Partners With IBM on Cloud
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10/31/2014  |  Post a comment
The Chinese social pioneer is getting into the enterprise cloud business.
Broadband Battles
LRTV Documentaries  | 
10/31/2014  |  1 comment
This year's Broadband World Forum featured a number of show floor battles focused on access gear, components and coffee.
Lenovo Closes Moto Mobility Buy From Google
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10/30/2014  |  1 comment
Becomes world's number three smartphone maker.
UTStarcom Partner aioTV Secures Second Critical US Patent
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10/30/2014  |  Post a comment
Second patent for delivery of video content from multiple platforms to subscribers.
HbbTV Momentum Continues to Grow
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10/29/2014  |  1 comment
Within the last 12 months the HbbTV Association has achieved membership growth of 25%.
CenturyLink, Chinese Carriers Choose AlcaLu Core Routers
News Analysis  | 
10/29/2014  |  2 comments
Major upgrade to CenturyLink's IP backbone will be based on the XRS 7950, which is also featuring in the core network plans of all three major Chinese carriers.
Tata Tackles Hybrid Cloud Connections
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10/29/2014  |  Post a comment
New IZO platform combines public and private connections for greater flexibility with predictable performance.
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The New Wave of IP + Optical Integration

11|21|14   |   04:29   |   (7) 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.
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Huawei Highlights at BBWF 2014

11|20|14   |   3:40   |   (1) comment


Broadband World Forum is one of the world's largest telecoms, media and technology events with over 7,800 senior executives from across the globe converging on Amsterdam every year to identify the Next Big Thing. BBWF is an exciting place to meet the entire industry under one roof and identify the latest in network innovation, service optimization and customer ...
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How Will BCMS Stimulate Margin for Broadband Operators?

11|19|14   |   6:52   |   (0) comments


In BBWF 2014, Liu Shuqing emphasizes the value of FMC 2.0 based full service experience by throwing light on the BCMS solution. The underlying principle of this innovative technique is to create network robustness and driving network from connection oriented to ACE – BAND oriented infrastructure, in which applications, cloud, and user experiences will be an asset ...
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SingleFAN3.0: Better Connected Experience

11|19|14   |   3:06   |   (1) comment


At the BBWF 2014, David Hu, the VP of Huawei Access Network Product Line, talked about the future of access networks – SingleFAN3.0: faster broadband, wider coverage, and smarter connection.
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Basil Alwan Interview: The Road to Cloud

11|19|14   |   09:09   |   (0) comments


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.
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FairPoint Makes a Fair Point About Analytics

11|19|14   |   1:56   |   (1) comment


The US-based communication service provider gets to grips with advanced analytics, tackling data and breaking down the silos within its own business.
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Analytics Lets C Spire Get to Know Subs

11|19|14   |   3:01   |   (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.
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Nuage Branches Out With SDN: CEO Interview

11|17|14   |   9:32   |   (0) comments


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.
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Telecom Analytics Grows Up

11|14|14   |   1:15   |   (4) comments


The big data analytics debate has moved on from a year ago, with some experts suggesting it's no longer a technology challenge.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei Compass

11|14|14   |   3:17   |   (1) comment


At OpenStack Summit 2014, Shuo Yang, Huawei Principal Cloud Infrastructure Architect introduced Huawei Compass, the software tool for solving customers' problems on the journey of OpenStack Cloud.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei's Cloud Strategy in European Region

11|14|14   |   2:56   |   (1) comment


At OpenStack Summit 2014, Dr. Gotz, CTO of Huawei IT in European Region introduced Huawei's cloud strategy in European region.
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Huawei's Contribution on OpenStack

11|14|14   |   5:58   |   (0) comments


At OpenStack Summit 2014, Dennis Gu, Huawei Chief Architect of Cloud Computing introduced the relationship between OpenStack and cloud computing, and Huawei's contribution on OpenStack.
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