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Orange Q1 Sales Dip in France Amid Tough Competition
News Analysis | 4/30/2019

The French telecom incumbent sees revenues fall at home for the first time in two years but still manages to grow earnings.

DriveNets Boasts Cloud-Native Router Breakthrough
News Analysis | 4/17/2019

Israeli startup claims to be first to market with a disaggregated router that supports 400G-per-port throughput as it courts major telcos and takes on the router establishment.

Netflix Still Poised for Global Growth Despite Disney Threat
The Bauminator | 4/17/2019

Netflix is akin to a 'Blockbuster store in the cloud' while Disney+ will cater to families and fans of The Mouse's well-branded, highly recognized fare, analyst says.

Netflix Nears 150M Subs, Shrugs Off New Competition From Disney, Apple
News Analysis | 4/16/2019

OTT giant doesn't expect coming debuts of Disney+, Apple TV+ to have a material affect on Netflix's sub growth.

Disney+ to Debut November 12, Fetch $6.99 Per Month
News Analysis | 4/12/2019

Pricing on Disney+ will vastly undercut that of Netflix, feature a vault of TV shows, movies and new original fare from big brands that include Marvel, Fox, Star Wars and Pixar.

Leading Lights 2019: The Finalists
News Analysis | 4/10/2019

Light Reading is delighted – nay, pumped – to announce the finalists for this year's Leading Lights Awards program, which is now in its 15th year.

ATSC 3.0 Declared 'Ready for Deployment'
News Analysis | 4/8/2019

Rollout of feature-packed, OTT-like next-gen signaling standard is critical to the survival of the broadcast TV industry, top Sinclair Broadcast Group exec says.

CenturyLink Taps Streamroot for P2P Assist
News Analysis | 4/4/2019

Says the P2P-focused agreement will help CenturyLink expand into hard-to-reach areas and augment, not replace, its global content delivery network.

Eurobites: Deutsche Telekom Pledges to Go Even Greener
News Analysis | 4/1/2019

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ericsson bags 5G deal in Bahrain; Nokia unwraps Factory in a Box 2.0; UK operators investigate mast-sharing.

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