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News Analysis | 5/5/2019 | Post a comment
Six companies – Anritsu, Infovista, Kentik, Netrounds, Spirent and Viavi Solutions – made the cut in the Outstanding Test & Measurement Vendor category.
News Analysis | 4/10/2019 | 4 comments
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.
News Analysis | 3/15/2019 | 1 comment
Not entered yet? Then get a move on… there are only days left to submit your entries.
News Analysis | 3/14/2019 | Post a comment
Combining and analyzing key network data with machine learning techniques has helped the Swedish operator improve churn and lift ARPU, exec says.
News Analysis | 12/12/2018 | Post a comment
New project jointly funded by NSF and industry consortium brings the power of profiles and fast instantiation to testing of massive software projects.
The Bauminator | 10/26/2018 | Post a comment
Oh, and did you know that Comcast makes its own portable signal level meters, equipped with RDK-B, for its field techs?
CxO Spotlight | 10/4/2018 | 1 comment
In the second part of his CXO interview, Eric Hutchinson talks about AI, cybersecurity and the humanizing factor of the test company's strategic shift.
CxO Spotlight | 9/14/2018 | Post a comment
New initiative at test system specialist aims at making company more of strategic partner, while promising to make 5G rollouts more cost-effective and faster.
News Analysis | 8/21/2018 | Post a comment
But, beyond tests, will Nokia announce 5G deployment deals with Verizon, like Ericsson and Samsung have done?
Column | 8/17/2018 | 2 comments
The US could start a steady climb back up the global rankings if more cities practice intensive spectrum management and make new LTE-Advanced upgrades.
News Analysis | 7/6/2018 | Post a comment
More tests, using standards-based 5G this time, as commercial launches draw ever closer.
News Analysis | 5/9/2018 | Post a comment
The shortlist for the Outstanding Test & Measurement Vendor category features nine outstanding contenders.
News Analysis | 4/24/2018 | 5 comments
The Verizon CFO isn't sure a standards-based fixed 5G CPE will be ready until 2019.
News Analysis | 4/12/2018 | 1 comment
'Most of all, it took a lot of crazy.' Major telecom players are lining up to build city-scale testbeds for next-generation wireless technologies.
News Analysis | 3/26/2018 | Post a comment
Successful trial with Cohere Technologies could have an impact on 5G development.
News Analysis | 3/19/2018 | Post a comment
Never mind the days, there are only HOURS remaining before the door closes on this year's Leading Lights awards deadline...
News Analysis | 2/28/2018 | Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Deutsche Telekom introduces ten-year flat data rate for IoT; Ericsson and MTS open 5G test center in Russia; TIM cozies up to Qualcomm.
News Analysis | 2/27/2018 | 1 comment
At the MWC Facebook press conference, Jay Parikh highlighted the Telecom Infra Project (TIP) initiatives to connect rural regions.
News Analysis | 2/26/2018 | Post a comment
Verizon takes 5G marketing fight to chilly Spain!
News Analysis | 2/25/2018 | Post a comment
An optimized in-house chip has resulted in strong 5G traction with major operators, boasts Nokia's CEO.
News Analysis | 2/6/2018 | Post a comment
With the 5G test market in mind, Viavi has coughed up $455 million to acquire the test and measurement division of Cobham, a move that takes it into other verticals as well.
LRTV Interviews | 12/19/2017 | Post a comment
In this interview, WOW Technology Integration VP Torryon Coleman explains the company's network virtualization and DAA strategy and goals.
News Analysis | 12/6/2017 | 1 comment
Real-time analytics across legacy and virtualized networks? Yes, please.
News Analysis | 11/29/2017 | Post a comment
UK's first 'live' 5G trial in March 2018 in the progressive and tech-savvy UK city of Bristol will provide the UK operator with key insights into how to plan, run and cost a 5G network, says chief architect Neil McRae.
News Analysis | 11/21/2017 | 2 comments
Where there's a gateway, Charter wants to put a small cell too.
News Analysis | 11/7/2017 | 1 comment
Request is in with the FCC now. Verizon recently said that it will launch fixed 5G in 2018.
News Analysis | 10/17/2017 | Post a comment
After issuing a homegrown 5G spec, Verizon is migrating to 3GPP-based 5G tests starting in 2018.
News Analysis | 9/13/2017 | 5 comments
That's one louder than ten, folks, as the likes of Telefónica, Nokia, Qualcomm, KDDI, Ericsson, LG U+, Huawei, Mavenir, Intel, Keysight, Cavium and more serve up a slew of 5G announcements.
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 8/18/2017 | Post a comment
Telecom operators need to move from complex, error-prone manual test processes to more automated, consistent and streamlined test procedures where admin is minimized.
News Analysis | 7/25/2017 | Post a comment
Indian service providers say government plans for local equipment testing would drive up costs and disrupt business.
News Analysis | 5/13/2017 | 2 comments
Check out which companies made this year's Outstanding Test & Measurement Vendor shortlist and why.
News Analysis | 5/12/2017 | Post a comment
Benu Networks, Calix, Casa Systems, Exfo, Nokia and Verimatrix make this year's shortlist with standout cable products or services.
News Analysis | 4/4/2017 | Post a comment
AT&T's new white box switches bring a new range of exciting services while also posing a threat to traditional OEMs.
News Analysis | 3/30/2017 | Post a comment
Test vendor has plenty of positives to talk about but investors were expecting better, it seems.
News Analysis | 3/23/2017 | 8 comments
Skills shortage just one of the gating factors making it likely cable selectively uses home-run fiber to combat competitive challenges.
News Analysis | 3/16/2017 | Post a comment
Time is running out to get your entries in for the industry's most prestigious awards.
News Analysis | 3/13/2017 | 1 comment
The National Science Foundation has tasked US Ignite and Northeastern University with managing an estimated $100 million in funding set aside for advanced wireless networking research.
News Analysis | 2/23/2017 | 10 comments
Verizon appears to be edging closer to its dream of delivering a wireless alternative to fiber.
News Analysis | 2/22/2017 | 1 comment
Trials set for multiple cities in the US in first half of 2017.
News Analysis | 2/21/2017 | Post a comment
Its 5G modem will arrive in the second half of 2017.
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 2/9/2017 | Post a comment
As the fiber network landscape grows increasingly complex, effective network monitoring is becoming more important than ever, and key to carrier competitiveness.
News Analysis | 1/31/2017 | Post a comment
Having a tester available is a prerequisite for the use of the new cabling type, likely to be first used to support new 25G and 40G connectivity in data centers.
News Analysis | 1/30/2017 | 2 comments
Keysight says the deal will enhance its test and measurement opportunities in 5G, IoT, security, application performance monitoring and network visibility.
News Analysis | 1/27/2017 | Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telia's Q4 benefits from Yoigo sale; Nokia offers a 'Siri' for telco engineers; Ericsson/ECI combo does for the Danes.
News Analysis | 1/26/2017 | 1 comment
The race to acquire test vendor Ixia is intensifying, with Keysight now engaged in M&A talks, according to Reuters.
Brianiac | 1/13/2017 | 10 comments
The next G.fast plugfest will lead into the certification process for commercial products, which some service providers will start deploying shortly thereafter -- in just a few months' time.
Brianiac | 1/5/2017 | 4 comments
Will test and measurement companies get infected with the M&A frenzy we've seen in other sectors?
News Analysis | 1/5/2017 | 1 comment
AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile are all promising some Gigabit LTE action in 2017, but how much will the upgrade really deliver?
Shades of Ray | 12/15/2016 | Post a comment
With more than 650 companies and industry organizations signed up to the Testapedia database, the test and measurement sector is clearly thriving.
News Analysis | 12/2/2016 | Post a comment
French service provider sheds light on ECOMP trials while AT&T cites evidence of growing service provider interest in the platform.
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