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EANTC's Carsten Rossenhövel, Part I
LRTV Interviews | 6/5/2009

"EANTC's Carsten Rossenhövel discusses Light Reading's latest test of Cisco's IP video network infrastructure. Topics covered include the test complexity, takeaways for service providers, and why so many different elements are required to provide IP video applications "

Evolution Guns for HD Box Waiver
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/5/2009

Supplier intends to seek approval of simple hi-def devices that could give smaller MSOs the drop on telco and satellite TV foes

Cisco Gears Up for RS-DVRs
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/4/2009

Cisco says a new video server platform, launching later this year, will be capable of ingesting more than 2,000 channels simultaneously

Hulu Slows Down
Contentinople | 6/4/2009

5:00 PM Is the video site losing ground to competitors like TV.com?

News Bites From APAC
AsiaBlog | 6/4/2009

3:00 PM News snippets from the Philippines and China

Intel Tries the Comms Market, Again
News Analysis | 6/4/2009

The $884 buyout bid for Wind River is Intel's latest attempt at cracking the embedded processor market – particularly in communications

In Slovenia, IPTV Is Hot
EuroBlog | 6/4/2009

2:20 PM Telekom Slovenije has an enviable IPTV uptake rate

India's ITI Is up for Grabs
AsiaBlog | 6/4/2009

12:45 PM Government-owned vendor is being carved up for sale

Ericsson Wants Slice of Netbook Pie
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/4/2009

Swedish vendor to intro 3G netbook radio module, certified in 75 countries worldwide, in August

Vietnam Moves Toward Open Market
News Analysis | 6/4/2009

Vietnam will fully open up its telecom services market by 2012, a move that should heighten competition and spur M&A activity

Xbox 360
TelcoTV Thoughts | 6/4/2009

11:15 AM TelcoTV friend or foe?

Verizon Broadcasts Its TV Visions
News Analysis | 6/4/2009

Some keynote daydreaming shows the kind of TV industry Verizon wants FiOS to help create

Charges Drag Ciena Deep Into the Red
News Analysis | 6/4/2009

Even without the massive goodwill impairment charges, Ciena lost more money than expected in its fiscal second quarter

Kudelski Walks Away… Sort Of
The Bauminator | 6/4/2009

8:50 AM Withdraws bid for set-top box software specialist but plans to pressure OpenTV board

Core Network Challenges LTE Vendors
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/3/2009

Vendors jostle for position in LTE as they upgrade their packet core network products to support the new mobile broadband networks

Japan Sets Mobile TV Pace, Seeks Standard
News Analysis | 6/3/2009

Japan's operators are already profiting from their mobile video services, but would benefit further from specialist broadcast systems

MTNL Launches Low-Cost Pre-Paid 3G
News Analysis | 6/3/2009

In New Delhi, MTNL's customers can buy a 3G SIM card and a pre-paid data services coupon for less than US$9

Comcast Pulling Remote Shopping Trigger?
The Bauminator | 6/3/2009

11:50 AM MSO says iTV is on the radar but won't confirm report that it's testing an EBIF-based HSN app

EchoStar, Dish to Pay TiVo $103M
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/3/2009

Patent infringement update: Federal court orders Dish and EchoStar to pay TiVo and to disable the DVR function in about 4 million set-tops

Orange Denies T-Mobile Bid
Wireless Bits | 6/3/2009

8:30 AM Or, why orange and magenta don't match

OpenTV Rejects Kudelski Bid
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/3/2009

Offer of $1.35 per share is 'inadequate,' says set-top box and interactive advertising software specialist

Microsoft, AlcaLu Battle in Court
EuroBlog | 6/3/2009

7:20 AM Patent dispute lingers in appeals court, with a $511M payout at stake

Brocade vs. Unified Cisco
Craig's A-List | 6/2/2009

7:00 PM Execs state their case for sticking to a multivendor data center universe

Facebook Dominates
Contentinople | 6/2/2009

4:05 PM The site was No. 1 in April, with users spending 13.87B minutes there

AlcaLu Gets Interesting
EuroBlog | 6/2/2009

3:30 PM No, really!

Brocade Converges
Craig's A-List | 6/2/2009

3:15 PM Why the data center is a lot like Sonet

T-Mobile Preps Next Android Phone
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/2/2009

HTC Magic likely to be on the T-Mob network by early summer

FCC Believes in Evolution-ary DTAs
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/2/2009

Delivering another blow to the CEA, the FCC grants a waiver to Evolution Broadband for simple, one-way digital terminal adapters

Cortina Builds off Acquisitions
News Analysis | 6/2/2009

The chipmaker claims it's still healthy after ingesting a chunk of Intel and a couple of smaller businesses

BBC Hits Out at BT
EuroBlog | 6/2/2009

1:20 PM Broadcaster cries foul over BT's traffic-shaping techniques

Comcast Puts Radiance to Work
The Bauminator | 6/2/2009

Comcast Media Center launches an all-digital system that aims to take ad delivery out of the Stone Age

Test Results Raise Femto Service Concerns
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/2/2009

You're breaking up! Femtocell service tests reveal ISP policy management techniques can degrade voice call quality

Cablevision Girds for Remote DVRs
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/2/2009

Scaling problems could choke Cablevision's RS-DVR at its summer launch, but SeaChange is reportedly 'betting the farm' on being able to fix it

Clearwire Goes Soft in Vegas
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/1/2009

Residents of Sin City can now buy mobile WiMax services from Clearwire to get unwired on the Strip

NetLogic Joins Processor Race
News Analysis | 6/1/2009

The $175M bid for RMI would move NetLogic from 'knowledge' processors to regular ones

RMI's Long Strange Trip
Craig's A-List | 6/1/2009

3:00 PM You haven't heard the last of Atiq Raza

India Tops 400M Mobile Subs
News Analysis | 6/1/2009

India's mobile sector broke through the 400M users barrier in April, according to the latest stats from regulator TRAI

The New Puritans
Monkey Bidness | 6/1/2009

NOON Krusty drove me to sin

Satellite No Match for RS-DVR?
The Bauminator | 6/1/2009

11:00 AM Satcos will be at a 'clear disadvantage' if MSOs follow Cablevision's path, analyst says

Starent at Core of Cox's 3G Push
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/1/2009

Cox opts for Starent at its mobile core as it prepares to offer 3G wireless services

Indian Market Grows 20%
AsiaBlog | 6/1/2009

9:25 AM India's telecom systems market grew by 20% in the past year, says survey

Huawei Rakes In WiMax Sales
Wireless Bits | 6/1/2009

9:15 AM Vendor sees $1 billion in WiMax sales in 2010

Clearwire Opens Up With mFormation
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/1/2009

WiMax operator prepares to manage casual, ad hoc customers on its 'open access' network with software from mFormation

Cisco to Pay Up
Craig's A-List | 6/1/2009

8:50 AM It's just a couple cents off GAAP earnings

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