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Ciena's Cyan Buy: It's All About the Software
News Analysis | 5/4/2015

Ciena looks to buy its way into the SDN/NFV revolution by acquiring fellow packet-optical vendor Cyan.

Cisco's Robbins to Replace Chambers as CEO
News Analysis | 5/4/2015

After years of talking about it, Cisco CEO John Chambers will finally retire this July, to be replaced by Senior Vice President of Worldwide Operations Chuck Robbins.

INTX: A Viewing Guide to Cable's New Show
News Analysis | 5/4/2015

As INTX -- formerly known as The Cable Show -- opens its doors in Chicago this week, here are some of the hot technologies to watch for.

Charter Explores OTT Options
News Analysis | 5/1/2015

Fourth-largest US MSO is investigating ways to use skinnier OTT-based video bundles to draw in more cable subscribers.

Oracle Watch: New Server, New Rumors
News Analysis | 5/1/2015

Rolls out a new communications application server but the big news is whether it will add Salesforce.com to its cloud effort.

Bright House May Be Kingmaker
News Analysis | 5/1/2015

The sixth-largest US MSO has now emerged as a key player in cable's ongoing M&A soap opera as both Charter and TWC try to woo it.

Tata Teleservices on Hunt for WiFi Partners
News Analysis | 5/1/2015

Like Bharti Airtel and Vodafone, Tata Teleservices is now exploring WiFi partnership options.

Market Woes Drag Vendors Down
Morris Lore | 5/1/2015

Amid lingering concern about Nokia's all-stock bid for Alcatel-Lucent, shares in Western vendors have taken a pounding after some disappointing results.

Eurobites: KVH Props Up Colt's Q1
News Analysis | 5/1/2015

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Colt hires former Pacnet man; Sky invests in mobile advertising, extends deal with Viacom.

Public-Private Partnerships & the Gigabit City
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 5/1/2015

As the quest toward the Gigabit City continues, it is becoming clearer that public-private initiatives may be the key to success.

TWC Enjoys Victory Lap in Quarterly Results
News Analysis | 5/1/2015

Strengthening its case for remaining independent or commanding a higher takeover price, the No. 2 US MSO racks up its best subscriber gains ever in first quarter.

No Service, No Problem: 5 Places That Want to Be Unconnected
Slide Shows | 5/1/2015

Take a walk on the unconnected side with a slideshow of five of the most technologically remote places in the US.

Are You Ready to Rock?
From the Founder | 5/1/2015

Then pick up your axe, put on your spandex trousers and get yourself down to Light Reading's Big Telecom Event (BTE). Kerrang!!!

OTT Apps: Time To Beat 'Em or Join 'Em
Column | 5/1/2015

CSPs have to devise a strategy either to monetize third-party OTT services or develop and deliver their own OTT-telco service offering.

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