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Nokia Turnaround Gathers Pace, Shares Rise
News Analysis | 4/27/2017

Finnish vendor reports margin improvements and stable sales at its mobile business despite difficult market conditions.

Eurobites: Swisscom Commits to IP Timeline
News Analysis | 4/27/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Vodafone and Proximus stay friends in Belgium and Luxembourg; UK government angered by Twitter data block; Sky's OTT service launches in Ireland.

Eurobites: BICS bags TeleSign for $230M
News Analysis | 4/25/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: O2 IPO rumor resurfaces; Orange teams up with Facebook on accelerator program; Telekom Austria's Q1; CityFibre's full year.

Ericsson's Q1 Even Worse Than Feared
News Analysis | 4/25/2017

Swedish vendor racks up massive loss and says new profitability criteria in the managed services area will wipe 4% off revenues in 2019.

China's Telcos Eye Life After 4G
News Analysis | 4/21/2017

China's operators are thriving in the consumer market for 4G services. Can they carry that success into new areas as 4G growth slows?

Orange to Bring Virtual LiveBox to France in 2018
News Analysis | 4/21/2017

Shifting intelligence deeper into the network and using dumber boxes will lead to service benefits for customers, says Orange CEO.

Pai Picks Up Deregulatory Pace
News Analysis | 4/20/2017

Under the leadership of its new Republican chairman, the FCC has approved broad deregulation of the business data market and effectively loosened limits on TV station ownership.

Windstream Redefines Continuity for the Cloud
News Analysis | 4/20/2017

New packaged solution uses diverse access, including fixed broadband wireless, along with backup power, diverse routers and transport.

Calling All Women in Comms: Share Your Story!
Que Sera Sarah | 4/19/2017

Take our quick survey about the realities of being a woman in the next-gen communications industry. We want to hear your stories, experiences and impressions.

Nokia Gives 5G Hype a Good Dousing
Morris Lore | 4/19/2017

New 5G study findings from the Finnish vendor could unintentionally fuel doubts about the 5G business case.

ZTE Bounces Back in Q1 After US Trade Fine
News Analysis | 4/18/2017

Chinese equipment vendor reports strong growth in sales and profits as it moves on from a trade dispute with the US.

WiC 2017 Leading Lights Finalists: Most Inspiring Woman in Comms
Que Sera Sarah | 4/17/2017

Learn about five women who are inspiring others through their success, business acumen, outreach and advocacy in the next-gen comms industry.

Indian M&A Could Spell Trouble for Vendors
News Analysis | 4/14/2017

Merger activity in India's telecom market leaves both service providers and their suppliers facing an uncertain future.

Why Isn't Virtualization Working?
Column | 4/14/2017

To succeed at virtualization, operators need to realize that standards bodies, open source initiatives and vendor ecosystems aren't going to help.

Intel Eyes Fab 5G Future, Not Another Mobile Mess
News Analysis | 4/13/2017

The semiconductor giant hopes a 5G-driven convergence between computing and communications will play into its hands.

SD-WAN Buzz Spills Into Reseller & Partner Space
News Analysis | 4/11/2017

Windstream Wholesale and Versa Networks are sensing new opportunities for SD-WAN in the reseller space, while VeloCloud kicked off a partner program for SD-WAN security.

CEO Chat With Huawei's David Wang
Between the CEOs | 4/11/2017

Huawei's David Wang talks about interoperability, Trump and innovation, and weighs up the key differences between telcos and OTT players.

Target: Open Source Leads to 'Tighter Control'
News Analysis | 4/10/2017

Open source provides the store chain with the tools it needs to weather a tough retail environment, a Target VP explains.

WiC Leading Lights: Meet the 2017 Finalists
Que Sera Sarah | 4/10/2017

Meet the 2017 finalists for Women in Comms' second-annual Leading Lights in the categories of Most Inspiring Woman in Comms and Female Tech Pioneer of the Year.

Nokia to Inherit Key Deutsche Telekom Orchestration Deal via Comptel
News Analysis | 4/6/2017

Once its acquisition of Comptel is complete, Nokia will hold a prime virtualized services orchestration relationship with Deutsche Telekom.

Open Source Is Still Pretty Cool
The Pediatrician | 4/5/2017

Open source developments abound in the virtualization sector and much of it is revolving around the Linux Foundation, as Virtuapedia entries show.

What Martin Casado Learned From His SDN Years
News Analysis | 4/4/2017

At the Open Networking Summit, Nicira Cofounder Martin Casado reflects on the business lessons from the earliest days of SDN.

The Value of SDN-Based IP & Optical Integration
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 4/4/2017

IP and optical integration has a long history, but years of product announcements and demonstrations did not materialize in major commercial deployments -- until now.

Can Mexico's Wholesale 4G Plan Defy the Odds?
News Analysis | 4/4/2017

The government-backed plan to build a nationwide wholesale 4G network has now settled on its infrastructure suppliers, but the road ahead for it could be long and tortuous.

Global Capacity Takes 'Holistic Approach' to SD-WAN
News Analysis | 4/4/2017

Global Capacity taps VeloCloud's cloud-based SD-WAN technology to expand its global enterprise networking portfolio with software-defined services.

Tackling NFV's Interoperability Challenges
Column | 4/4/2017

Ken Presti explains why the work of New IP Agency (NIA) is more important than ever – and why he feels privileged to be its new director.

ONF/ON.Lab Combo Showcases SDN Innovation
News Analysis | 4/3/2017

Merged structure, ahead of formal merger, will build on core ONOS and CORD platforms to enable range of SDN and cloud-native use cases.

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