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Reliance Comms Hands Ericsson a Major Managed Services Deal
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12/8/2014  |  Post a comment
First pan-India managed services deal for Ericsson.
Hey US! Here Comes Tech Mahindra
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11/21/2014  |  6 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.
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.
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.
Adtran Doubles Down in Europe
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10/27/2014  |  1 comment
Despite seeing softer spending in Europe during Q3, Adtran has increased its bets on that market.
Ooyala to Acquire Videoplaza
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10/21/2014  |  Post a comment
Ooyalao plans to expand into video advertising market.
Global Cloud Xchange Chief Expects Takeover
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10/20/2014  |  4 comments
GCX chief executive sets out new cloud platform and tips change of ownership.
Europe-India Cable Upgrades With Ciena
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10/13/2014  |  Post a comment
Ciena Wins AAG Subsea Deal
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10/8/2014  |  Post a comment
Trans-Pacific submarine cable consortium will deploy vendor's GeoMesh platform.
Telstra Reaches Into India With Tata NNI Agreement
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10/7/2014  |  Post a comment
NNI will utilize Tata Communications' 116 points of presence (PoPs), extending Telstra's reach to Tier 2 and Tier 3 Indian cities such as Jaipur, Surat and Trichy.
Pressure Grows on Samsung in Q3
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10/7/2014  |  2 comments
Apple and low-cost rivals put pressure on Samsung's smartphone business, but the company is planning a response with new models and offers.
SoftBank Invests $250M Into Legendary
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10/2/2014  |  Post a comment
Companies will form joint venture to maximize value of Legendary's intellectual property and content worldwide.
Can India Take Fiber to the Masses?
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10/1/2014  |  11 comments
India has an ambitious plan to take high-speed fiber broadband to the country's extensive population, but progress is slow.
5G: So Where's the US?
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9/24/2014  |  12 comments
At an event in London, the Europeans were wondering what role the US will play in the development of 5G.
New Wave of Subsea Builds Aids APAC's Expansion
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9/23/2014  |  Post a comment
China's needs and regional 4G data traffic growth drive fresh Asian capacity builds.
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.
Microsoft Does About-Face, Debuts $25 Phone
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8/11/2014  |  14 comments
Nokia's new parent is still figuring out its mobile story, as it launches a new low-end phone weeks after saying it was done with low-end phones.
Google's Game for Another Subsea Project
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8/11/2014  |  9 comments
Google gains another fiber investment as it's being counted among investors in the FASTER submarine cable project.
FASTER Subsea Partners Tap NEC for New Cable
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8/11/2014  |  Post a comment
Six-member consortium includes China Mobile, Google, China Telecom Global, KDDI, SingTel and Global Transit.
Asian Carriers Court Takeover Bids
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8/1/2014  |  4 comments
Wholesale operators GCX and Pacnet are both being eyed up by the same Chinese-backed firm.
Videocon Deploys Brocade Ethernet Fabric
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7/28/2014  |  Post a comment
India's Videocon deploys Brocade's Ethernet fabric in its data centers to address explosive traffic growth.
BSNL Boasts SAP-Certified Data Centers
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7/23/2014  |  Post a comment
BSNL Internet Data Centers in India, built and operated by Dimension Data are now 'SAP-Certified Providers of Hosting Services.'
Apple Earnings: Strong iPhone Sales, iPad Sales Slump, $7.8B Profit
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7/22/2014  |  16 comments
Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company remains optimistic about the iPad despite consecutive quarters of sales slump.
Jolla Strikes Deal With Snapdeal.com
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7/18/2014  |  Post a comment
Finnish smartphone company partners exclusively with Snapdeal.com to enter Indian market.
Tata Eyes Subsea's 400G Future
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7/2/2014  |  Post a comment
Hon Kit Lam of Tata Communications discusses the subsea cable operator's recent 400G test with Huawei.
Cyan Holdings Wins Smart Metering Deal in India
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7/1/2014  |  Post a comment
Consortium led by Larsen & Toubro selected by Tata Power Mumbai for the deployment of Cyan's CyLec Advanced Metering Infrastructure solution in India.
WhatsUp With mVoIP?
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6/24/2014  |  4 comments
Mobile operators need a strategy to deal with the demise of traditional voice and the rise of mobile voice-over-IP (mVoIP), and that includes working with the OTT players.
Global Cloud Xchange Plans New Mumbai-Singapore Link
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6/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Investment in India Cloud Xchange (ICX) cable to bridge gap and meet soaring bandwidth demands of new cloud-based applications and services.
Eurobites: Vodafone Xones Out of Silicon Valley
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6/3/2014  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telefónica closes pay-TV acquisition; Riedel hooks up to Viatel; Liquid Applications flow in Saudi.
ZTE Shows Off Its Soft Side
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6/2/2014  |  1 comment
Chinese vendor has a sizeable OSS/BSS presence and has been bolstering its software platform in an effort to attract new standalone business.
TE SubCom Upgrades SJC Cable
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5/12/2014  |  Post a comment
Upgrade to Southeast Asia-Japan Consortium Cable increases capacity of 6.5 Tbit/s on submarine link
Tata, Huawei Test 400G on Subsea Cable
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5/9/2014  |  Post a comment
Tata and Huawei conduct what is believed to be the first 400G trial on a 6,000 km subsea cable
NTT Docomo Exercises Tata Stake Sale Option
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4/25/2014  |  Post a comment
Will sell stake in Tata Teleservices when time is right.
Eurobites: Telenor Counters Heartbleed Threat
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4/11/2014  |  4 comments
Also in today's regional roundup: O2 UK boasts of 4G uptake and network modernization; Telefónica offers concessions to seal E-Plus deal; Ericsson to continue doing business in Iran; and more.
VimpelCom Appoints New CTO
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3/24/2014  |  Post a comment
Yogesh Malik, previously at Uninor, appointed as Group CTO.
Bharti Expands i2i Submarine Cable With Ciena
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3/20/2014  |  Post a comment
i2i completes submarine network upgrade spanning from India to Singapore using Ciena's converged packet optical and network management solutions.
Could Tata Be Facebook's Next M&A Target?
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3/6/2014  |  17 comments
Following its WhatsApp acquisition, a deal for the Indian telco Tata Communications could be just crazy enough to work for the social network.
Vodafone Spends £1.9B on Spectrum in India
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2/14/2014  |  Post a comment
Vodafone India awarded spectrum licenses in 11 telecom circles in the Indian government's 900MHz and 1800MHZ spectrum auction.
Euronews: EU Wants More Say Over the Internet
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2/13/2014  |  7 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: KPN boss sees M&A ahead; Vodafone's Indian row will run and run; and so will Nokia's.
Beal's New Gig: Integrating Vodafone & Tata?
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2/3/2014  |  4 comments
Matt Beal's new job description could expand greatly if Vodafone is to acquire all of Tata's telecom assets, as rumored.
Magnaquest Lands BSS Deal With Cable Operator Manthan
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1/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Manthan Broadband Services signs a 10-year BSS deal with Magnaquest.
Subsea Surge: Telstra Upgrades 3 Routes
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1/20/2014  |  2 comments
Telstra Global uses Infinera's DTN-X to upgrade three submarine cable routes, the latest move in a rising tide of subsea upgrades.
Euronews: DT, SoftBank Back in Sprint Merger Talks
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1/20/2014  |  2 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Mobistar wants to get its hands on cable networks; Subex wins in North Africa, Middle East; Telefónica looks to cut Czech unit jobs.
Telstra Taps Infinera for Subsea Upgrades
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1/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Australian telco Telstra is working with existing vendor partner Infinera for capacity upgrades on three submarine cable links.
Tejas Boasts Packet Transport Wins in Africa, Middle East
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1/16/2014  |  Post a comment
Tejas Networks selected for packet transport by multiple operators in Middle-East and North Africa.
Ocean Networks Hits on Virgin Subsea Route
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1/16/2014  |  3 comments
Ocean Networks has named a vendor and raised some funding for its submarine cable link between Hawaii and Ecuador.
Euronews: Germany Takes Stand on Snoops
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1/8/2014  |  7 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: TDF goes 100G with Ciena in France; Telenor appoints new India boss; Brits fiddle in front of the box.
Euronews: KPN Takes Control of FTTH Venture
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1/3/2014  |  2 comments
Also in today's regional news roundup: Mobile tower integration in Spain; M&A talk swirls around Vodafone; Vdio hits stop button; and more.
Mobile VC Funding Hits $600M in November
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12/23/2013  |  9 comments
Mobli, a Mobile photo app startup, leads the mobile funding pack in November, Rutberg & Co reveals.
Euronews: Bezeq Upgrades With AlcaLu's Vectoring Tech
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12/13/2013  |  4 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: EU legal bigwig slams data retention directive; Telefonica's takeover of German KPN unit to be probed; major Russian mobile merger.
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CenturyLink: Building the Case for NFV

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At the 2020 Vision Executive Summit, James Feger, VP, Network Strategy & Development at CenturyLink, talks about how the US operator is approaching virtual network functions from an operational and business case perspective.
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Liberty Global Sees Business Goldmine

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Steen Sorensen, VP of business services for Liberty Global, explains where the giant international MSO sees growth potential.
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EE: The Road to 5G

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Andy Sutton, the principal network architect at UK mobile operator EE, explains how his company is using Wembley stadium as a wireless test bed and how that's helping EE to plan the evolution to 5G.
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Highlights of Huawei's NFV Open Cloud Forum 2014

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Huawei hosted its inaugural NFV Open Cloud Forum during the SDN & OpenFlow World Congress 2014 in Düsseldorf, Germany. The Forum brought together technology thought leaders, senior executives and telecom professionals from global carriers, industry associations, as well as other partner companies in the ecosystem, to exchange views on and collectively explore how ...
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Realizing Operators' Digital Vision

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Leveraging technology is fundamental to digital transformation but understanding customers and serving them really well is at the heart of digital businesses. TM Forum lists the following as the strategic pillars of the digital business: business agility and rapid innovation, operational agility and effectiveness, IT and data centricity, plus customer centricity. ...
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US Cellular Injects Analytics Into LTE

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US Cellular's Mario Vela explains how the operator uses analytics for network planning and what comes next as the carrier looks to eke more value out of its metrics.
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How Cox Biz Plans to Keep Growing

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Steve Rowley, SVP of Cox Business, details how the third-biggest US MSO intends to boost its revenues to $2 billion and beyond over the rest of the decade
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Interview With Bill Zhang, Director of SoftCOM Product Management, Huawei

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Bill Zhang elaborated on Huawei's open philosophy in NFV solution development and network architecture design at the SDN & OpenFlow World Congress 2014.
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Event Highlights: Huawei at SDN & OpenFlow World Congress 2014

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Huawei joined the 2014 SDN & OpenFlow Congress as one of the key sponsors and contributors. At the event, Huawei reinforced the openness and flexibility of its network infrastructure strategies, and provided updates on its SDN and NVF innovations. Through participations at the exhibitions, forums and speeches, Huawei encouraged the industry to "think bigger and ...
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How Cable Biz Services Hit $10B Mark

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Cable operators reached $10 billion in annual business services revenues by delving deeper into their vertical markets and expanding beyond the smallest firms.
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Mediacom Aims to Test Connected Tractors

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Cable business service provider is taking its services to the 'agribusiness' sector in partnership with farm equipment specialist John Deere and is getting involved in Gigabit Cities developments.
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TWC Business Looks Beyond $3B

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TWC Business Services chief Phil Meeks explains how his unit has reached $3 billion in annual revenues and what its plans are for next year.
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