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Ciena's Stock Dives 10% on Weak Forecast
News Analysis | 8/31/2017

Optical network equipment maker blames cuts in government spending for guidance that disappoints the financial community and gives its share price a short back and sides.

ADVA Feels Q3 Squeeze, to Cut 10% of Staff
News Analysis | 8/30/2017

As the vendor prepares to cut 10% of its headcount following the acquisition of MRV, lower than expected orders hit the vendor's Q3 sales and margin numbers.

Eurobites: Irish IoT Player Cubic Raises $47M
News Analysis | 8/24/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Brexit bites for Dixons Carphone; Israel's Bezeq sees profits shrink; Ericsson takes gigabit LTE into China.

Disney, iflix Team Up to Take Down Netflix
News Analysis | 8/22/2017

Disney to provide the first 'channel' on Malaysia-based streaming video service iflix.

Cisco Engineer Shares Her Top Tech Trends
Mentor Monday | 8/21/2017

Serpil Bayraktar, a principal engineer in Cisco's CTAO office, reveals which three technologies have been the most impactful over her 26-year comms career.

Still Time to Enter Telecoms.com's Glotel Awards
News Analysis | 8/18/2017

With a deadline extension until September 1, there's still time to enter the annual Global Telecoms Awards run by our sister site, Telecoms.com

Ericsson Plans 25,000 Job Cuts – Report
News Analysis | 8/17/2017

Ericsson's headcount could be reduced by up to 25,000 as part of the Swedish vendor's new cost-cutting measures, according to sources cited by Svenska Dagbladet.

1.4B 5G Connections by 2025? Analysts Say Yes
News Analysis | 8/16/2017

Juniper Research is expecting over 1 billion 5G connections by 2025, up 232% from the expected launch in 2019. Many of these will be IoT devices.

Eurobites: Ericsson, Huawei, Nokia Share Mobily Moolah
News Analysis | 8/15/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: BT demos FTTdp-based Gfast tech; Openet lands Orange Poland BSS contract; Clavister sees revenues rise in Q2; Norway set for supersized data center in Arctic Circle; BT culls its booths.

PCCW Sells $110M Stake in Its OTT Unit
News Analysis | 8/11/2017

The video and music streaming service unit of Hong Kong giant PCCW is taking on some notable new investors that will jointly own a minority stake.

Eurobites: Telit's CEO Probe Not Cool for Cats
News Analysis | 8/10/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Omantel takes a near 10% stake in Zain; Interoute improves its margins; Ericsson lands role in smart meter project.

Disney Joins OTT Bandwagon
News Analysis | 8/9/2017

Following on the heels of CBS, Disney announced the forthcoming launch of a global direct-to-consumer streaming service.

Youth, Mobile Driving Internet Adoption in Developing Countries: ITU
News Analysis | 8/4/2017

New research from the ITU finds that growth in Internet adoption is being driven by younger people and mobile networks are increasingly being used to access the web, rather than fixed-line networks.

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