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Indian Operators Plot Spectrum Auction Moves
News Analysis  | 
2/27/2015  |  8 comments
Light Reading's guide to who will bid for what during the world's largest-ever spectrum auction, in India next month.
BTE 2015 Is Bigger & Even Better
LRTV Documentaries  | 
2/25/2015  |  4 comments
This year's Big Telecom Event (BTE) in Chicago is going to provide more opportunities than ever for networking, getting to grips with key industry challenges and opportunities and, equally as important, having some fun.
RJio to Drive WiFi Rollout in India
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2/23/2015  |  Post a comment
Reliance Jio has an opportunity to spearhead the deployment of WiFi services in India.
Reliance Jio Entry Hots Up Indian Auction
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2/17/2015  |  1 comment
India's forthcoming multi-band spectrum auction could raise even more than previously expected now that Reliance Jio has joined the race.
India's 3G Market Still in the Starting Blocks
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2/16/2015  |  1 comment
With a large-scale launch of 4G services expected this year, the future for India's still nascent 3G sector is questionable.
Mobile Startups Rack Up $4.2B in January
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2/12/2015  |  4 comments
Uber once again brings in the most cash among the 118 deals private companies inked in the first month of 2015.
Light Reading ICT Leaders Roundtable at MWC 2015
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2/12/2015  |  2 comments
On Sunday March 1, 2015, Light Reading will host an ICT Leaders Roundtable in partnership with Huawei. At this half-day event, CIOs, analysts and researchers will discuss key industry trends like virtualization in the cloud with a specific focus on new business models. Located at the luxurious Renaissance Hotel near the Fira Barcelona, space is limited so please register now by sending an email to registration@lightreading.com.
Going Green in 2015
LRTV Documentaries  | 
2/12/2015  |  Post a comment
Energy efficiency is set to be an incredibly hot topic in the telecom industry this year.
India's Mobile Subs Base Nears 1 Billion
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2/9/2015  |  6 comments
India's telcos are back in growth mode, adding 6.9 million new subscribers during December 2014.
Nokia Networks Bets on 3G Expansion in India
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2/6/2015  |  11 comments
Nokia Networks is banking on continued 3G growth and the arrival of 4G in India this year.
The Leading Lights Awards Are Back!
Shades of Ray  | 
2/5/2015  |  2 comments
Yes, it's that time of the year again! You can now enter your company, products, services and most/least favorite industry figureheads for this year's Leading Lights Awards -- they're even bigger than ever!
Subscriber Growth Lifts Bharti Airtel Profits
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2/4/2015  |  Post a comment
Third-quarter revenues grow 5.8% year-on-year at Indian group.
Spectrum Pricing Provokes Jitters in India
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2/4/2015  |  Post a comment
Experts are concerned about the impact that high reserve pricing will have on the forthcoming spectrum auction.
Dimension Data Seeks Cloud Experts
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2/3/2015  |  Post a comment
Dimension Data is looking to hire 300 extra data center staff to meet demand from customers for cloud and other next gen services.
Nokia Ends 2014 on a High
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1/29/2015  |  1 comment
Finnish vendor ends the year on a high with improving sales across all units and expectations of further growth in 2015.
Amdocs Ramps Sales, Adds Customers
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1/28/2015  |  1 comment
The service provider IT giant reported record quarterly revenues for the final three months of 2014 and announced a diverse set of new customers.
Helping Millimeter Wave Achieve Its Potential
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes  | 
1/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Millimeter wave technology holds tremendous potential for delivering ultra-high-speed wireless broadband, but so far the market has been more smoke than fire.
Bharti Airtel Expands 4G Rollout With Nokia Networks
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1/27/2015  |  Post a comment
Bharti Airtel, Nokia Networks to launch ultrafast 4G services in India's first FDD-LTE on 1800MHz.
Ericsson Feels US Capex Squeeze in Q4
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1/27/2015  |  3 comments
Swedish giant sees a further dip in US revenues but growth in other regions, including China, helped it to remain steady.
TM Forum Gets New CEO
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1/26/2015  |  4 comments
TM Forum is changing up its leadership again by appointing long-time board member Peter Sany as president and CEO starting March 1.
PTC Sails On Without Us
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1/21/2015  |  7 comments
We weren't at PTC 2015, but our press release-issuing friends were.
Cisco Unveils Global Security Report
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1/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Organizations must adopt an 'all hands on deck' approach to defend against cyber attacks, says report.
Tata Taps Into Seabras-1 Cable
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1/21/2015  |  Post a comment
Tata Communications makes investment to purchase capacity on Seaborn Networks' route from US to Brazil.
Telecom Tops Other Sectors in Cisco Security Study
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1/21/2015  |  4 comments
The telecom sector leads other industries when it comes to the sophistication of security systems and executives' confidence in them.
NTT Communications to Expand Operations in India
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1/20/2015  |  Post a comment
Will open new office in Ahmedabad and obtain Unified License for network services.
India Targets $10.3B From Spectrum Auctions
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1/7/2015  |  2 comments
The Indian government expects to raise at least $10.3 billion from the sale of new spectrum licenses across multiple bands.
Amdocs Spies Growth In India
Shades of Ray  | 
12/26/2014  |  Post a comment
CEO hopes to announce new telco customers in India in the coming year.
Telstra to Buy Pacnet
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12/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Telstra strikes deal to acquire Pacnet, which provides connectivity, managed services and data centre services to carriers, multinationals and governments in Asia-Pacific.
Telstra Woos Pacnet
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12/22/2014  |  3 comments
Acquisition of regional long-distance operator would add to Australian incumbent's international assets and deliver some SDN experience.
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?
UBB Forum News  | 
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
Que Sera Sarah  | 
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.
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Huawei Shares Its Vision of the Future of Mobile Networks Innovations

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Mobile broadband is changing our lives. It's reshaping the Internet, industry, and society. It allows us to freely connect with one another anytime, anywhere. At this year's Mobile World Congress, Huawei will share its latest insights and newest ideas and technologies that will shape the future of MBB. They will showcase their end-to-end MBB solutions that will ...
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Accelerate Digitizing, Boost Digital Business

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A new digital revolution is leading us to a better connected world. Together with millions of digital partners, Huawei will help CSPs to build their digital service ecosystem and aggregate a wide variety of digital services. In this video, we find out how Huawei is going to help CSPs implement digital operations.
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The Secret Recipe to Enabling Hyper-Growth Industries

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With a number of successful cases on network capability exposure, Huawei is going to share the secret recipe to enabling hyper-growth markets with a step-by-step approach.
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BTE 2015 Is Bigger & Even Better

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This year's Big Telecom Event (BTE) in Chicago is going to provide more opportunities than ever for networking, getting to grips with key industry challenges and opportunities and, equally as important, having some fun.
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Light Reading ICT Leaders Roundtable at MWC 2015

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On Sunday March 1, 2015, Light Reading will host an ICT Leaders Roundtable in partnership with Huawei. At this half-day event, CIOs, analysts and researchers will discuss key industry trends like virtualization in the cloud with a specific focus on new business models. Located at the luxurious Renaissance Hotel near the Fira Barcelona, space is limited so please ...
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Going Green in 2015

2|12|15   |   02:04   |   (0) comments


Energy efficiency is set to be an incredibly hot topic in the telecom industry this year.
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SDN & NFV: Where Are We Going From Here?

2|11|15   |   11:27   |   (0) comments


Vitesse Semiconductor CTO Martin Nuss gives his perspective on why SDN and NFV should be tightly interconnected and how he sees the industry moving forward.
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Time for Gigabit Europe?

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Gigabit broadband networks are springing up all around the US and they'll soon become more commonplace in Europe.
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Brocade Brings New IP Vision to 2020 Vision Executive Summit

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In December 2014, Light Reading gathered telecom executives in Reykjavik, Iceland to discuss their vision for high-capacity networks through the end of the decade. The intimate, interactive meeting was set against the backdrop of Iceland's spectacular natural beauty. As one of the event's founding sponsors, Brocade's Kelly Herrell shared his company's strategy at ...
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Brocade's Kelly Herrell on the New IP

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In December 2014, Steve Saunders sat down with Brocade VP of Software Networking Kelly Herrell at Light Reading's 2020 Vision executive summit in Reykjavik, Iceland. They spoke about Brocade's approach to the New IP, the future of the telecom industry, and more.
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Dr. Dong Sun Talks About Carriers' Digital Transformation & Huawei’s Telco OS

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Dr. Dong Sun, Chief Architect of Digital Transformation Solutions at Huawei, discusses how telecom operators can become digital ecosystem enablers and deliver optimal user experiences that are in real-time, on-demand, all-online, DIY and social (ROADS).
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Huawei's Chief Network Architect Talks about Network Experience & Operators’ Strategies

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In the digital age, network experience has become the primary productivity especially for telecom operators. In this video, Wenshuan Dang, Huawei’s Chief Network Architect, discusses how carriers can tackle the challenge of infrastructure complexity in order to enhance business agility and improve user experience.
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