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NXTcomm Bets on 'Even' Vegas Dates
NXTcomm News Analysis | 4/30/2007

It's Vegas, baby, for 2008 and 2010. But where will NXTcomm go in 2009 and 2011?

KISS 'n' Tell
Cisco Watch | 4/30/2007

Guess who's headlining Cisco Live

Telefónica Takes Stake in Telecom Italia
News Analysis | 4/30/2007

Spanish giant to spend $3.1B on an indirect 10% stake in Telecom Italia after forming a consortium with Italian companies

Carriers Plan $500M Transpacific Link
News Analysis | 4/27/2007

A consortium of carriers is sinking $500 million into a new submarine network to connect Southeast Asia and North America

Foundry Soars on Q1
News Analysis | 4/27/2007

Sales of high-end routers help boost the company's Q1 results

Level 3 Looks for Big CDN Push
News Analysis | 4/27/2007

The company hopes to capitalize on 'explosive growth' in content delivery

Spirent Makes Deeper Cuts
News Analysis | 4/27/2007

Stock jumps more than 8% as test vendor announces restructuring program that will save $43M a year

Re-Thinking Mesh Requirements
Nearpoints | 4/26/2007

Counterintuitive Cost Control

Ericsson Delivers in Q1
News Analysis | 4/26/2007

As other major vendors suffer, the Swedish juggernaut ups another gear with growth in revenues and profits

Ellacoya Gets $13M More
News Analysis | 4/26/2007

DPI vendor has closed a $13 million round of growth funding

Siemens CEO Quits
EuroBlog | 4/26/2007

Board indecision led to resignation

Cisco Field Update
Craig's A-List | 4/25/2007

Now the 'fun' begins

Akamai's Big Q1 Disappoints
News Analysis | 4/25/2007

Akamai reported strong Q1 earnings, but the stock fell over 10 percent as investors expected even more

Sun Finally Illuminates Its IPTV Plans
News Analysis | 4/25/2007

Enters the IPTV market with a new system designed just for heavy-duty video streaming

CACS Closes Mangrove Buy
News Analysis | 4/25/2007

The pseudowire startup lands in Carrier Access's hands for just $7.4M cash

XConnect Raises $12M More
News Analysis | 4/25/2007

VOIP peering and ENUM specialist gets a $12M Series A round and may be looking for acquisitions

WiMax Gets Small
Wireless Bits | 4/25/2007

As WiMax technology shrinks, it could get deployed in a fashion similar to wireless LAN hotspots today

Euro WiMax RFPs Heat Up
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/25/2007

Nokia Siemens says the battle for European mobile WiMax contracts is heating up, with several RFPs on the table

Mobile Weakness Marks AlcaLu Malaise
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/25/2007

Weakness in the giant vendor's GSM and WCDMA business is at the heart of its current revenues problems, analysts say

Learning From Blackouts
Nearpoints | 4/24/2007

Thoughts on the BlackBerry outage

Femtocells Are Coming
Cutting Loose | 4/24/2007

Homes needed for mini-base stations

Vonage Wins Stay
News Analysis | 4/24/2007

VOIP provider can now sign up new customers until after its appeals case is heard

The Marratech Express
Cisco Watch | 4/24/2007

The new Google threat?

AT&T Rings Up Big Revenues in Q1
News Analysis | 4/24/2007

AT&T reported strong Q1 earnings on the strength of its wireless service and continued synergies from the BellSouth merger

Ethernet Boosts Microwave Market
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/24/2007

New requirements for packet-based systems spurs microwave market development

BT Revamps, Creates New Units
News Analysis | 4/24/2007

Current head of BT Global Services, Andy Green, put in charge of two new business units focused on development and deployment of services

Alcatel-Lucent Suffers Q1 Slump
News Analysis | 4/24/2007

Alcatel-Lucent's first-quarter preliminary results show revenues down 8% and an operating loss of around $350 million

Juniper Cruises Through Q1
News Analysis | 4/24/2007

First-quarter earnings come in as expected, but questions linger about Juniper's enterprise business

Fun With FON
Jonestown | 4/23/2007

Time Warner marks a shift in broadband operators' attitude to open WiFi

WiFi Roaming Vexes FMC Providers
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/23/2007

802.11r promises faster and standardized WiFi access point handovers for enterprise FMC services

iPhonies
Cisco Watch | 4/23/2007

Collaboration breakdown

Cisco Gets the Call for AT&T's Core
News Analysis | 4/20/2007

AT&T's new core router of choice is Cisco's CRS-1, sources say

Nacchio Found Guilty
News Analysis | 4/20/2007

Former Qwest CEO Joseph Nacchio was convicted of insider trading

Seeking Video Search
Craig's A-List | 4/20/2007

The search for video search scores a hit

Google Hiring for Hardware Product Intro
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/20/2007

The search giant is looking for people that can launch 'new hardware products into mass production'

The Core Was Rotten for Startups
News Analysis | 4/20/2007

Avici's exit from the core routing sector marks the end of an era

More PBT at 21CN
EuroBlog | 4/20/2007

More support for Ethernet's new poster child

Nokia's Mixed Call
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/19/2007

Handset sales drop but gaming and converged devices are on the rise

Nokia's Network Margins Take a Hit
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/19/2007

Operating profits in Nokia's networking division have slumped due to pricing pressure in emerging markets

Survey: Colleges Don't Trust VOIP Vendors
News Analysis | 4/19/2007

92 percent of technology professionals on college campuses believe VOIP vendors over-hype benefits

Avici Abandons Routing, Targets PBT
News Analysis | 4/19/2007

Stock tanks as it throws in the towel in the IP core router market and decides to focus on its Soapstone control plane technology

Telekom Austria Makes Greek U-Turn
News Analysis | 4/19/2007

Austrian incumbent no longer interested in buying a stake in Greek national carrier OTE as part of its regional expansion

ZTE Profits Fall 40 Percent
News Analysis | 4/18/2007

Chinese vendor reports net income down 40 percent for 2006, but 2007 is already looking brighter

XO Marks the Spot for Hatteras
News Analysis | 4/18/2007

Hatteras has an exclusive deal to roll out mid-band Ethernet gear in XO Communications metro markets

Don't Ask a Ninja
Craig's A-List | 4/18/2007

Talking IPTV at NAB

Firetide's Singapore Fling
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/18/2007

Mesh startup touts 150,000 registered users on new muni network in Singapore

The WiMax Jigsaw Puzzle
Wireless Bits | 4/18/2007

The pieces are starting to fall into place

Web 2.0 Widgets
Light Ranting | 4/17/2007

Widgets, whining, and dining

802.11n: In the Air Tonight
Cutting Loose | 4/17/2007

New high-speed WiFi technology is a hit in the consumer market

Sprint Taking WiMax Indoors
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/17/2007

US operator is already considering how to provide the best indoor coverage for specific market segments

FT vs BT on FMC
News Analysis | 4/17/2007

France Telecom is exporting its successful fixed/mobile convergence service, Unik, and will go head-to-head with BT in the UK

Space Routers
Cisco Watch | 4/17/2007

Space routers and down-home audio systems

AT&T Abandons Italian Bid
News Analysis | 4/17/2007

AT&T has pulled out of talks to take a stake in Olimpia, the firm that holds a controlling interest in Telecom Italia

Web 2.0 in 2007
Light Ranting | 4/17/2007

Web 2.0: Industry or dress code?

Could Vonage Sprint to an Exit?
News Analysis | 4/16/2007

Vonage is in talks with Sprint to work out its patent disputes, and one source says a Vonage acquisition is on the table

Dolce Starts Verivue
News Analysis | 4/13/2007

Former Juniper VP has a new video-related startup called Verivue

BT Pressures Vendors Over PBT
News Analysis | 4/13/2007

BT wants its 21CN vendors to support its Provider Backbone Transport strategy for Ethernet – a move that would boost margins, says BT

LR Picks Its Movers & Shakers
News Analysis | 4/13/2007

Light Reading picks the top ten biggest names and brightest stars in the telecom world

Panic Sensors
Jonestown | 4/12/2007

Too much information?

RIM's Dual Focus
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/12/2007

RIM plots consumer and enterprise course as shares fall on missed revenue expectations

Akamai Swoops on Red Swoosh
News Analysis | 4/12/2007

CDN provider Akamai acquired P2P delivery specialist Red Swoosh today

Departing Vonage CEO May Get $1.2M
News Analysis | 4/12/2007

Vonage ex-CEO Michael Snyder could get a $1.2 million severance payout, depending on the terms of his dismissal

Nacchio Update: The Jury's Out
News Analysis | 4/12/2007

Defense attorneys close arguments after calling character witnesses but no Nacchio

BT Aims to Finish 21CN in Late 2011
News Analysis | 4/12/2007

Timeline for BT's NGN extends to the very last days of 2011, but leading executive says the business case remains intact

Vonage CEO Leaves; Job Cuts Begin
News Analysis | 4/12/2007

Michael Snyder has stepped down as CEO, as Vonage says it will cut 10 percent of its workforce

We Fade to Grey
Wireless Bits | 4/11/2007

The utopian dream of municipal broadband doesn't always work perfectly the first time

RIM's Profits Rise in Q4
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/11/2007

BlackBerry maker reveals that SEC has formalized its stock grants investigation

Boom Box, 21C Style
Jonestown | 4/11/2007

MP3 Phones are noise pollution!

Sandvine Swings to Profit
News Analysis | 4/11/2007

DPI vendor reported a 121 percent revenue increase in its Q1 earnings release

Mercedes Attacks Operator
Light Ranting | 4/11/2007

Some people take mobile phones too seriously

Adtran, Tellabs Ring Up Qwest RFP
News Analysis | 4/10/2007

Adtran and Tellabs look as if they'll get most of the booty in a Qwest RFP for fiber plant network upgrades

Rinera Raises $9M
News Analysis | 4/10/2007

Video distribution hopeful Rinera Networks gets a boost from two VC firms

P2Dre?
Light Ranting | 4/10/2007

Dr. Dre's associate may be eyeing P2P

Integra5 Rolls the Dice
Cable Guy | 4/10/2007

The big question is whether consumers will actually pay something extra for these convergence products

Palm's Open Source Hope
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/10/2007

Palm pushes Linux and ducks M&A questions at its analyst day

Qwest's Quest for Video
News Analysis | 4/9/2007

Without a silver bullet in the consumer video market, Qwest is using four different approaches to keep cable competitors on their toes

NextWave Buys IPWireless
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/9/2007

After $200M in funding over nearly eight years, IPWireless's long bet on time-division duplex technology nets $100M payoff

Telecom Italia: Mama Mia!
Light Ranting | 4/9/2007

Potential breakup gives politicos agita

Appeals Court Lifts Vonage Injunction
News Analysis | 4/9/2007

A federal appeals court has granted Vonage an emergency stay on the injunction, allowing the company to sign up new subscribers

Games Get an Express Lane
News Analysis | 4/6/2007

GameRail is amassing beta testers for a fiber network intended to eliminate lag in video games

Vonage Dissed at Injunction Junction
News Analysis | 4/6/2007

Judge signed injunction against Vonage and denied the company's request for a 120-day stay

Qwest Memos Warned of Weakness
News Analysis | 4/6/2007

The prosecution rests in the trial of ex-CEO Joseph Nacchio, who, it turns out, 'wasn't an email kind of person'

Vonage Sits for Stay
News Analysis | 4/5/2007

Vonage case will see some action tomorrow

Vegas, Baby!
Cisco Watch | 4/5/2007

Beating up on Microsoft

Wireless Blues
Craig's A-List | 4/5/2007

Another day in high-tech utopia

CTIA 2007 Highlights
LRTV Documentaries | 4/5/2007

Fresh off its penetrating coverage of 3GSM, LRTV's crew travels to the largest wireless show in North America, CTIA, to provide more of the same

Will Fujitsu Join PBT Parade?
News Analysis | 4/4/2007

The vendor has plans to be the next out with a PBT product, a source says

HSDPA Rides the Rails
Wireless Bits | 4/4/2007

Ridin' the wireless broadband train

21CN Update
EuroBlog | 4/4/2007

BT is preparing an update on 21CN – we have our own

Top Team Changes at BT's 21CN
News Analysis | 4/4/2007

Is Paul Reynolds leaving BT?

Gateway Key to BT's Fusion Flop
News Analysis | 4/4/2007

Home gateway penetration is one reason BT's FMC service, Fusion, has failed to take off in the same way as Orange's Unik

Alcatel-Lucent Gets Tropical
News Analysis | 4/3/2007

AlcaLu says Tropic Networks gives it something special in optical management, but industry observers say there's much more to the deal

Comcast Invests in Vyatta
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/3/2007

Comcast is pouring money into open-source networking, leading a round of financing for Vyatta

It's the Consumer, Stupid
Column | 4/3/2007

Consumers are driving all sorts of new applications in the wireless world. Is anybody paying attention?

AlcaLu Breaks Down (in) 2006
News Analysis | 4/3/2007

New numbers show the dramatic dip in Alcatel-Lucent's wireless infrastructure division in the fourth quarter of 2006

The Great WiMax Split
Cutting Loose | 4/3/2007

At CTIA, the next major fault line in the wide-area wireless industry was on display

Keep On Keepin' ON
EuroBlog | 4/3/2007

Keep an eye on Greek outfit ON Telecoms

Insider: Location Finds Itself
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/3/2007

New players, cooler apps, and cheaper chips are driving a resurgence in the mobile location services market, according to the latest Unstrung Insider

Cisco Creates Russian Investment Fund
News Analysis | 4/3/2007

The latest emerging market on Cisco's investment radar is Russia, where the IP giant isn't restricting its investments to tech vendors

Q Misadventures
Nearpoints | 4/2/2007

Support as an abstract, theoretical concept

Ex-Execs at Large
Cisco Watch | 4/2/2007

Your latest alumni report

Nokia Siemens Opens on a Downer
News Analysis | 4/2/2007

New joint venture kicks off Day 1 with reduced growth expectations for 2007, handing a big advantage to rival Ericsson, say analysts

AT&T Closes In on Telecom Italia Stake
News Analysis | 4/2/2007

AT&T and América Móvil each plan to buy a stake in the holding company that controls Telecom Italia

Motorola to Shock With TAZR
News Analysis | 4/1/2007

Aims to spark revenues with a combination cellphone and high-voltage personal security device

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