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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  |  15 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.
Euronews: Spain's ONO Mulls IPO
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12/11/2013  |  4 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Court upholds EU decision on Microsoft/Skype deal; Vodafone tests LTE-Advanced in Madrid; Keymile buys into smart grid smarts.
China Holds Key to LTE TDD
Shades of Ray  | 
11/26/2013  |  5 comments
With a 4G service launch imminent in China, 2014 will be a critical year for those that have backed the TDD flavor of LTE.
Boku Acquires India's Qubecell
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11/22/2013  |  Post a comment
One carrier billing company swallows another.
Set-Top Revenues Droop in Q2
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11/4/2013  |  6 comments
Cable STB revenues particularly drop in second quarter as "post-STB" era begins in North America and Western Europe.
Leading Lights 2013 Winners Video
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10/14/2013  |  1 comment
Backstage at the Light Reading Leading Lights 2013 awards, the winners, and a Hall of Fame inductee, deliver their acceptance speeches.
Leading Lights Awards Winners Photo Call
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10/10/2013  |  2 comments
See who sported the biggest smile when this year's Leading Lights awards winners picked up their trophies at a gala dinner in New York.
Tata Comms Expands Low Latency Network
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10/9/2013  |  Post a comment
Tata Communications connects major exchanges in Asia to enable 'fastest possible' routes for financial trading.
Light Reading Announces 2013 Leading Lights Winners
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10/1/2013  |  3 comments
Find out who won in the 12 categories that comprised this year's Leading Lights awards.
Idea Cellular Upgrades Backhaul With Ceragon
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9/23/2013  |  Post a comment
Third-largest mobile operator in India deploys thousands of Ceragon links nationwide.
2013 Leading Lights Finalists: Most Innovative Enterprise Service
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9/20/2013  |  3 comments
Three very diverse services from three very different service providers represent the industry's best big-business services.
Internet.Org: Small Data Bites Into the Digital Divide?
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8/21/2013  |  11 comments
Facebook and friends focus on data efficiency as part of a bid to get 5 billion more people online at a price they can afford.


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Sprint's Network Evolution

7|24|14   |   14:59   |   (0) comments


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

7|24|14   |   18:43   |   (1) comment


Deutsche Telekom's Axel Clauberg explains the concept of the software-defined operator to the Big Telecom Event (BTE) crowd.
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Numbers Are In: LR's 2014 Salary Survey

7|24|14   |   1:25   |   (5) comments


Our fourth annual Salary Survey paints a picture of who's hiring, firing, earning, and yearning for a change in the telecom industry.
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Driving the Network Transformation

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Intel's Sandra Rivera discusses network transformation and how Intel technologies, programs, and standards body efforts have helped the industry migration to SDN and NFV.
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Distributed NFV-Based Business Services by RAD

7|18|14   |   5:38   |   (0) comments


With the ETSI-approved Distributed NFV PoC running in the background, RAD's CEO, Dror Bin, talks about why D-NFV makes compelling sense for service providers, and about the dollars and cents RAD is putting behind D-NFV.
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MRV – Accelerating Packet Optical Convergence

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Giving you network insight to make your network smarter.
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NFV-Enabled Ethernet for Generating New Revenues

7|15|14   |   5:49   |   (0) comments


Cyan's Planet Orchestrate allows service providers and their end-customers to activate software-based capabilities such as firewalls and encryption on top of existing Ethernet services in just minutes.
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Symkloud NVF-Ready Video Transcoding, Big Data

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Kontron and ISV partner Vantrix demonstrate high-performance video transcoding and data analytic solutions on same 2U standard platform that is ready for SDN and NFV deployments made by mobile, cable and cloud operators.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
The Evolving Role of Hybrid Video for Competitive Success

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At Huawei's Global Analysts Summit in Shenzhen, China, Steven C. Hawley from TV Strategies speaks to us about the evolving role of hybrid video for competitive success.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
How CSPs Leverage Big Data in the Digital Economy

7|4|14   |   4:48   |   (2) comments


Justin van der Lande from Analysys Mason shares with us his views on how telecom operators can leverage customer asset monetization with big data. His discusses the current status of big data applications and the challenges and opportunities for telecom operators in the digital economy era.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Accelerator for Digital Business – Future Oriented BSS

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Mobile and internet are becoming intertwined; IT and CT are integrating; and leading CSPs have begun to transform to information service and entertainment providers. How should the BSS system evolve to enable this transformation? Karl Whitelock, an analyst at Frost & Sullivan, shares his views.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Orange Tunisia Discusses Multi-Band Antenna With EasyRET Solution

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As new site acquisition becomes more difficult, Orange Tunisia has requested multi-band antenna to support UMTS and LTE innovation. Some things considered include reducing the cost of antenna maintenance and having high reliability antenna and EasyRET solution.
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