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UMA : Next Year's Model?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/31/2006

As carriers push ahead with FMC trials, enterprise users say actual deployments are at least 12 months away

Lower Prices Boosting 10-GigE
News Analysis | 7/31/2006

The long awaited 10-GigE growth spurt could be starting, according to the latest Heavy Reading report

Palm Platform in Doubt
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/31/2006

In PalmSource dispute, Treo-maker faces questions about the future of its OS

Cutting Edge Chocolate
Jonestown | 7/31/2006

New musical phones may show you the way to enterprise cellular broadband services

TWT Xspeeds Up
News Analysis | 7/28/2006

A $531M acquisition of Xspedius would give Time Warner Telecom a quick boost in its metro coverage

Ruckus Brings Muni WiFi Home
News Analysis | 7/28/2006

The wireless home networking startup makes itself useful by pulling metro WiFi signal indoors

Mike Ing, COO, PacketExchange
LRTV Interviews | 7/28/2006

PacketExchange COO Mike Ing on the latest developments in the Internet peering marketplace, from the impact of online gaming to the opportunities provided by VOIP peering. How does the new generation of service providers keep up with their customers ever-changing demands while competing with the likes of BT?

Nokia Trials FMC
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/28/2006

Finnish über-vendor goes public with UMA WiFi trial

Ripe, Readable, Righteous
The Martin Chronicles | 7/27/2006

New technology tells consumers when their melons are ripe

Tellabs Guidance Spooks Street
News Analysis | 7/27/2006

Shares get pummeled 16% after less-than-expected guidance casts a pall over an otherwise decent Q2

Limelight Lands $130M
News Analysis | 7/26/2006

Despite patent threats and the CEO's legal history, Goldman Sachs can't resist investing in the content delivery company

Sarin Survives
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/26/2006

Vodafone's CEO is re-elected at annual shareholders' meeting but not without a warning shot across his bows

Lucatel Names More Execs
News Analysis | 7/26/2006

Alcatellers take the tech and corporate strategy roles, while Lucentians are lined up for CMO and CIO

Sarin Survives
News Analysis | 7/26/2006

Vodafone's CEO is re-elected at annual shareholders' meeting but not without a warning shot across his bows

Redback in Guidance Guessing Game
News Analysis | 7/26/2006

Redback's numbers look fine, but an 'up' forecast for the third quarter leaves investors and analysts guessing

iPod Rumors Swirl
The Martin Chronicles | 7/25/2006

The iPod/phone rumor mill cranks up once again

Tracking the New Treos
Cutting Loose | 7/25/2006

The blogosphere is hot on the trail of the newest, sleekest smartphones

Bad for Them; Good for Us
Nearpoints | 7/25/2006

Welcome to the post-PC era

Force10 Strikes at Sonet
News Analysis | 7/25/2006

A Sonet/SDH blade gives Force10 a way to push deeper into Cisco and Juniper territory

AT&T: We've Got Cash
News Analysis | 7/25/2006

Carrier is feeling flush with bigger profits; plans to buy back $10B in stock and may increase capital spending

100-Gig Ethernet Takes First Step
News Analysis | 7/24/2006

IEEE standards efforts for 100-Gig Ethernet – or possibly 40-Gig – are officially underway

LR Unveils Top Ten New Startups
News Analysis | 7/24/2006

A new Top Ten List: Fresh companies, fresh ideas, and fresh funding

Skype's Fire(wall) Fight
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/21/2006

Enterprises seem likely to block cheap, new WiFi phones because they compromise firewall policies

Mozes: Let My People SMS
News Analysis | 7/21/2006

Startup hopes to give people more pretexts for using text messaging, an idea operators surely like

Report: Huawei Grows Up
News Analysis | 7/20/2006

A new Heavy Reading report gives Huawei its props, but sees significant challenges ahead, made tougher by low margins

Moto's Handy Quarter
News Analysis | 7/20/2006

Number two cellphone vendor ships more than 50M units in the second quarter

Juniper Dusts Off Its Eraser
News Analysis | 7/20/2006

The stock-options scandal and a likely goodwill writedown could lead to charges against earnings, the company says

Gearheads: The Shows Must Not Go On
News Analysis | 7/19/2006

The biggest names in telecom gear say they may refuse to exhibit at both TelecomNext and Globalcomm next year

FMC: $3.7B by 2009?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/19/2006

Even if it's just a small part of the mobile market, dualmode could mean big numbers, says Infonetics

BlackBerry Britain
Jonestown | 7/19/2006

RIM heats up in Merrie Olde in the dog days of summer

AT&T Hits Homezone
News Analysis | 7/19/2006

The carrier said Wednesday it's launching the new Internet and satellite video bundle in Ohio and San Antonio

Alltel, Windstream Up After Spinoff
News Analysis | 7/19/2006

Shares of Alltel and Windstream rise as Alltel sheds access lines and Valor renames itself

Nortel Sees $1B From Microsoft Alliance
News Analysis | 7/18/2006

Partnership with Microsoft gives Nortel a boost as CEO Zafirovski predicts a $1 billion revenues boost

Pressure Piles on Huawei, ZTE
News Analysis | 7/18/2006

Huawei and ZTE are facing increasing financial and competitive pressures at home and abroad, according to sources

LongBoard Hops Video Roaming Wave
News Analysis | 7/17/2006

The IMS application server vendor is set to launch a new video management IMS app built for converged networks

Airwave & Aruba Look to Legacy
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/17/2006

Startups promise management moves for legacy 'fat' APs

Top Ten Mobile Faux Pas
Light Ranting | 7/17/2006

Think twice, don't do it...

Michael O'Hara, GM, Service Provider Business, Microsoft
LRTV Interviews | 7/17/2006

When Michael O'Hara, a guy who has spent most of his career with telecom equipment firms, makes the hop to Microsoft, it's worth asking what he's up to, why he's there, and what he's seeing from inside the software world that might help carriers better plan for new services, like IPTV

Startup Shortage
Column | 7/17/2006

How much user-generated content do we need?

Riedel's Four Buckets
News Analysis | 7/14/2006

So what exactly does Nortel's chief strategy officer do? He tells LRTV he has four buckets of responsibility

Jajah Touts No Frills Wireless VOIP
News Analysis | 7/14/2006

Jajah says its service, which uses the Web to initiate calls among regular landline phones, will soon be available on mobiles

Jajah Touts No Frills Wireless VOIP
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/14/2006

Jajah says its service, which uses the Web to initiate calls among regular landline phones, will soon be available on mobiles

Lucent Having Dualmode Difficulty?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/13/2006

Sources say AT&T is testing IMS gear from other vendors as its main integrator, Lucent, struggles with dualmode calling

Lucent Having Dualmode Difficulty?
News Analysis | 7/13/2006

Sources say AT&T is testing IMS gear from other vendors as its main integrator, Lucent, struggles with dualmode calling

Good Wins on RIM Turf
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/13/2006

Vendor claims it's better positioned to exploit smartphone growth than RIM

Home Networking Drives Jungo Win
News Analysis | 7/12/2006

Israeli startup says it has won a $4M deal through an OEM partner for a Tier 1 carrier deployment

Lucent Drags Down Alcatel
News Analysis | 7/11/2006

Lucent's profit warning sends Alcatel down more than 5%. Both companies' share price has slumped since the merger announcement

Quigley Steps Down as Lucatel COO
News Analysis | 7/11/2006

Alcatel's Mike Quigley will not be the COO of a merged Alcatel and Lucent, as previously announced. Personal reasons are cited

Cingular Sued Over AT&T Net
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/10/2006

Legacy TDMA network allowed to degrade, forcing customer upgrades, says class-action filing

Vonage Sued Over Voicemail Patent
News Analysis | 7/10/2006

The VOIP pioneer is slapped with a second patent infringement lawsuit in less than a month; plaintiff is asking for $180 million

More Cash for CacheLogic
News Analysis | 7/10/2006

P2P traffic management specialist raises $20 million as it plans new products to aid video delivery and an assault on North America

Experts: VOIP Attacks Are Tough to Stop
News Analysis | 7/10/2006

A recent VOIP hack is serving as a catalyst for VOIP security efforts, experts say

Mesh Mash-Up
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/7/2006

As Tropos readies multi-radio AP, metro networking market hits overdrive

Lucatel Staff Face Wage Worries
News Analysis | 7/7/2006

Alcatel and Lucent staff face the prospect of post-merger wage cuts in 2008, according to a document filed with the SEC

Cisco Buys WLAN Security Smarts
News Analysis | 7/7/2006

Cisco returns to the security sector, buying software-based secure WLAN access specialist Meetinghouse

Cisco Buys WLAN Security Smarts
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/7/2006

Cisco returns to the security sector, buying software-based secure WLAN access specialist Meetinghouse

Adrian Hobbins, CTO, Exponential-e
LRTV Interviews | 7/7/2006

The CTO of one of the more interesting service providers in Europe, Exponential-e, discusses Ethernet's exponential growth and why the company made a switch from Riverstone to Alcatel

An iPod for Dorks?
The Martin Chronicles | 7/6/2006

Microsoft enters the hip music-player space

RIM Targets Hosted Email for SMBs
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/6/2006

New version of BlackBerry server targets small, medium-sized businesses

Vendors Prep for XML Growth
News Analysis | 7/6/2006

The latest Services Software Insider looks at the growing business possibilities behind XML and SOAs

Palm v RIM Gets Hot
The Martin Chronicles | 7/5/2006

Wall Street starts to get what IT pros are seeing about the new Treos

Mobile WiMax Takes Fixed Field
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/5/2006

More and more WiMax companies acknowledge that 802.16e – the standard often called 'mobile WiMax' – is in demand for fixed deployments

No 'Buy' From Vonage Bankers
News Analysis | 7/5/2006

Citigroup and UBS have initiated coverage on Vonage, and the report cards ain't pretty

Basil Alwan, President of Alcatel's IP Division
LRTV Interviews | 7/5/2006

Alcatel's Basil Alwan talks about the importance of edge routing technology, market share, and design as carriers scale their networks to include video applications at every level

Newbies vs. Geeks
Nearpoints | 7/5/2006

The eternal challenge

Chunghwa Plans $4B NGN
News Analysis | 7/4/2006

Taiwan's national carrier is set to invest up to $4 billion to migrate to an all-IP network over the next seven years

ZTE Warns on Profits
News Analysis | 7/4/2006

Chinese vendor's stock dips as it warns of lower profits for the first half of 2006

Millicom Abandons Sale, Stock Plunges
News Analysis | 7/3/2006

Emerging markets carrier's stock plummets over 25% as it walks away from takeover talks

Redback in Options Probe
News Analysis | 7/3/2006

Redback is the latest telecom vendor to get a call from the authorities concerning its stock option history

Arris, Redback Top Merger Scorecard
News Analysis | 7/3/2006

Not atop the list: Tellabs and Nortel, at least by one analyst's reckoning

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