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Macquarie Telecom picks Juniper for network refresh
News Wire Feed | 8/6/2020

The nationwide network upgrade by Juniper Networks is slated to be completed by the end of 2020.

ZTE, True to build 5G network in Thailand
News Wire Feed | 7/29/2020

ZTE and True Corporation announce collaboration to build a commercial 5G network in Thailand.

Hengtong supplies fiber for flood-monitoring system
News Wire Feed | 7/21/2020

Cables delivered to Jiangxi Province to restore flood-control communications system.

MTS, Motorola, Qualcomm tout mmWave 5G phone for Russia
News Wire Feed | 7/17/2020

MTS, Motorola, Qualcomm said the new motorola edge+ smartphone for the Russian market will support 5G transmissions in millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum, expanding such offerings outside of the US.

Plume, J:COM team to pitch smart home tech to Japanese cable ops
News Wire Feed | 6/29/2020

They say agreements are already in place with ten cable operators that will roll out Plume's platform in 2020.

Hengtong successfully connects megawatt energy storage to the national grid in China
News Wire Feed | 6/23/2020

An 8MWh energy storage project contracted by Jiangsu Hengtong Energy Storage Technology succeeded in reverse power transmission and was successfully connected to the grid on the first attempt.

Toyota to assess 5G private network in Japanese manufacturing center
News Wire Feed | 6/23/2020

Toyota said it will work with Nokia and others to test 4G and 5G private wireless networks at its manufacturing design center in Fukuoka, Japan.

Samsung intros new security chip solution for mobile devices
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2020

New chip solution from Samsung, set for release in Q3 2020, will expand security capabilities for mobile devices and IoT applications.

ZTE, China Unicom sign strategic agreement on 6G
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2020

ZTE and China Unicom have announced an agreement to jointly explore the prospect and technical trends of 6G.

ZTE, China Unicom implement Tri-RAT dynamic spectrum sharing solution
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2020

ZTE and China Unicom have partnered to implement SuperDSS, the industry's first Tri-RAT dynamic spectrum sharing solution.

China Telecom tests standalone 5G with Spirent
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2020

Spirent announced China Telecom used its equipment to test standalone 5G technology.

China Mobile awards Ericsson 5G contract
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2020

China Mobile extends 5G RAN partnership with Ericsson as it seeks to further roll out 5G services across the country.

ITU postpones ITU Digital World 2020 conference
News Wire Feed | 4/27/2020

The event will now take place as ITU Digital World 2021 in September 2021 in the same venue in Ha Noi, Vietnam.

ZTE, Red Hat collaborate to accelerate 5G deployment
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2020

The collaboration aims to enable telcos to more effectively deploy virtual network functions (VNFs) on the Red Hat OpenStack platform.

ZTE wins bid for China Mobile's commercial 5G SA core network
News Wire Feed | 4/14/2020

ZTE has won the bid of 12 provinces in six regions for the public-oriented network, as well as 35% of shares in 31 Chinese provinces for the industry-oriented network.

ZTE, China Mobile tout work on China's first 5G RCS message
News Wire Feed | 4/10/2020

ZTE Corporation has helped the Zhejiang branch of China Mobile send China's first 5G message based on GSMA UP2.4 standard.

ZTE wins China Unicom's 2020 intelligent MAN centralized procurement
News Wire Feed | 4/8/2020

ZTE Corporation announced that it has won the second-largest share in China Unicom's 2020 intelligent MAN (5G Transport) centralized procurement.

ZTE wins largest commercial OTN in China Mobile's centralized procurement
News Wire Feed | 4/7/2020

The western network, covering 19 provinces of China, will be the world's largest commercial optical transport network (OTN), with a total link length reaching 53,828km.

NTT East to offer new managed SD-WAN services for enterprises with Cisco
News Wire Feed | 3/31/2020

NTT East is launching new Managed SD-WAN services under its VPN portfolio for enterprises using Cisco SD-WAN powered by Viptela.

LG Uplus revamps IP network with Nokia
News Wire Feed | 3/23/2020

South Korean operator will use Nokia's Network Service Platform (NSP) to enable software-defined, automated IP network management processes.

Chunghwa chooses Ericsson, Nokia for 5G
News Wire Feed | 3/18/2020

Taiwan's national operator splits the spoils between the giant European vendors.

Studio-backed ACE sinks Australian streamer
News Wire Feed | 3/4/2020

The Alliance for Creativity and Entertainment claims Aus Media Streaming was a piracy outfit selling IPTV set-tops and subscriptions.

Rakuten, Vodafone invest in satellite startup
News Wire Feed | 3/3/2020

Rakuten and Vodafone have become the lead investors in AST & Science, which is planning a satellite network that can connect directly to 4G, and ultimately 5G, smartphones.

Zoom transitioning production from China to Vietnam to sidestep tariffs
News Wire Feed | 2/28/2020

Cable modem maker said Q4 sales rose 41.5% to $10.6 million.

China Telecom Sichuan and Huawei build 3D-mesh backbone network with OXC
News Wire Feed | 2/27/2020

Project uses Huawei's OptiXtrans solution to enable full-mesh services and one-hop transmission, reducing network latency.

Nokia to manage Rakuten Mobile's virtualized core network
News Wire Feed | 2/25/2020

Rakuten Mobile in Japan selected Nokia to manage its virtualized core network.

Informa Tech Launches Research Firm Omdia
News Wire Feed | 2/5/2020

Following the acquisition of the majority of IHS Markit's technology business, Informa Tech has launched Omdia, a new research firm that combines the analyst teams from Ovum, the IHS Markit technology business acquired in 2019, Tractica and more.

128 Technology's Solution to Be Offered by SoftBank Corp.
News Wire Feed | 1/28/2020

SoftBank Corp. will offer enterprises a Session Smart, managed SD-WAN.

PTCL Deploys Nokia's 200G Gear
News Wire Feed | 1/28/2020

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has upgraded its optical transport network with 200G 8 Quadrature Amplitude Modulation (QAM) technology from Nokia.

Huawei Ships 6.9M 5G Smartphones
News Wire Feed | 1/17/2020

Huawei's Consumer Business Group claims to have shipped 6.9 million 5G smartphones as of December 2019.

Telstra & Equinix Collaborate for Worldwide, Secure Multicloud Connectivity
News Wire Feed | 1/16/2020

Telstra will provide on-demand access to more than 170 cloud service providers in 38 global markets via Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric.

US-China Trade Deal Must Move to Phase 2, CTA CEO Says
News Wire Feed | 1/15/2020

Phase 1 resolution a 'big step' but market uncertainty remains until there's a permanent tariff removal, Consumer Technology Association's Gary Shapiro says.

Cujo AI Taps Aviatrix for Cloud-Native Networking Software
News Wire Feed | 1/15/2020

Cujo AI is using Aviatrix's software across a global cloud network spanning AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.

ZTE Claims Major NFV Win at China Mobile
News Wire Feed | 1/9/2020

Chinese vendor says it has landed a deal covering 12 provinces in total, including six for the delivery of virtualized control plane functionality to China Mobile.

NTT DoCoMo, MobiledgeX team up for 5G PoC
News Wire Feed | 1/8/2020

Japanese operator and edge computing software specialist will jointly conduct a proof of concept to show how multi-access edge computing can be used to deliver 5G applications globally.

Qualcomm, ZTE Boast 5G Voice-Over-NR Call
News Wire Feed | 1/7/2020

The call was performed in compliance with 3GPP Release 15 specs over the 2.5GHz spectrum band using ZTE's 5G NR basestation and a 5G smartphone form factor test device powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 5G Modem-RF System.

Amazon surpasses 40M Fire TV users
News Wire Feed | 1/6/2020

Says its Fire TV edition now powers more than 50 smart TVs and soundbar models spanning more than 10 countries.

Malaysia Outlines 'Innovative' Approach to 5G Spectrum Allocation
News Wire Feed | 1/6/2020

Spectrum in the 700MHz and 3.5GHz bands could be allocated to a single entity comprising a consortium formed by multiple licensees, instead of individual licensees.

SK Telecom Shows Off 5G & Media R&D at CES
News Wire Feed | 1/6/2020

South Korean operator heads to CES to show off media technologies and services such as 5G-8K TV, Callar for Sero TV (AR video call), 5GX Multiview, Jump AR Aquaworld (Interactive cinematic AR), Watch & Play (Interactive game platform), and ATSC 3.0 Multiview.

Gracenote Launches Global OTT Video Guide
News Wire Feed | 1/2/2020

Says guide will help global and regional streaming services bridge OTT and broadcast content.

ITU Adoption of ATSC 3.0 Standard Cheered
News Wire Feed | 1/2/2020

Adoption opens door to worldwide deployments, ATSC says.

Nokia Scores 5G Win with Vodafone Hutchison Australia
News Wire Feed | 12/31/2019

Vodafone Hutchison Australia has selected Nokia as a supplier for its 5G network rollout.

CuriosityStream Surpasses 10.5M Subs
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2019

SVoD service, created by Discovery founder John Hendricks launched in 2015, has also struck a deal with Millicom for launches in nine Latin American countries.

DriveNets Teams Up With Broadcom, White Box Vendors
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2019

Distributed disaggregated routing specialist DriveNets has struck partnerships with Broadcom, UfiSpace, Edgecore and Delta.

Malaysian MVNO Deploys BSS From MDS
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2019

Malaysian MVNO redONE is deploying MDS Global's VNOnDemand BSS-as-a-Service solution to aid its expansion in South-East Asia.

Hansen Appoints Muderack as Comms Division CEO
News Wire Feed | 12/9/2019

Following its acquisition of Sigma Systems earlier in the year, Hansen Technologies has appointed Simon Muderack, formerly Sigma's chief commercial officer, as the CEO of its communications division.

AWS Launches 'Wavelength' for 5G Edge
News Wire Feed | 12/3/2019

AWS Wavelength enables applications with single-digit millisecond latencies to mobile devices and users by deploying AWS compute and storage at the edge of the 5G network.

Hengtong, APC Host Cable Conference
News Wire Feed | 12/3/2019

More than 600 industry experts and leaders attended.

Starz Sets International Streaming Expansion
News Wire Feed | 11/25/2019

Premium video service goes direct-to-consumer in five countries, with plans to add more to the mix in 2020.

AIOps Phase III Showcased at Digital Transformation Asia
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2019

AIOps Catalyst explores AI business value in communications service providers' operations by developing multiple AI-based use cases within IT and network processes.

Huawei's FDD Dual-Band Massive MIMO Achieves Scaled Rollout in Thailand
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2019

Chinese vendor forces with Thai operators to complete scaled commercial adoption of the FDD dual-band Massive MIMO solution in Bangkok.

1-Gig Available to 354M People Globally, Viavi Claims
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2019

That equates to about one in 20 people, according to company's latest 'Gigabit Monitor.'

Nokia, Hitachi Kokusai Electric Team on 4G/5G Private Networks
News Wire Feed | 11/18/2019

Nokia and Hitachi Kokusai Electric have teamed up to bring private 4G/LTE and 5G network capabilities to enterprises in Japan.

ThousandEyes Measures Performance for Amazon, Microsoft, Alibaba & IBM Clouds
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2019

In its second annual Cloud Performance Benchmark, the Internet performance measurement firm tracked the cloud providers' reliance on the public Internet, ability to cross the Great Firewall of China, predictable performance, and other metrics.

Focusing on 5G Integration, Hengtong Appears in PT Expo China 2019
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2019

Hengtong attended the PT Expo China 2019 with 5G intelligent applications, big data and security, energy Internet, industrial Internet, 5G carrier network, 5G high-speed transmission, 5G IoT and security and new 5G technology and products.

Plume Notches J:COM Deal
News Wire Feed | 10/31/2019

Deal with Japan-based service provider for Plume's whole-home WiFi hardware and mesh software is vendor's first in Asia.

Huawei Boots Up WiFi 6 Pilot
News Wire Feed | 10/29/2019

Pilot will involve series of verification tests at Mondragon University in Spain.

FCC Drafts Rules to Bar Communications Companies From Buying From Huawei, ZTE
News Wire Feed | 10/28/2019

The two-part proposal, centered on the use of Universal Service Funds, to be voted upon at FCC's November 19 meeting.

Teridion Introduces Industry's First Compliant Cloud-Based Global SD-WAN Service to Mainland China
News Wire Feed | 10/24/2019

Bypassing setup and connection complexities, Teridion extends global SD-WAN service to multinational enterprise locations in China while requiring only standard broadband connections.

Discovery Taps Synamedia for Asia-Pacific Cloud Migration
News Wire Feed | 10/22/2019

Programmer will use Synamedia's virtualized Digital Content Manager to shift to cloud encoding in the region.

Cisco touts KDDI, Telenor, Telefónica 5G deployments
News Wire Feed | 10/21/2019

KDDI is using a range of Cisco products to get its network ready for 5G; Telenor is building out a 5G non-standalone (NSA) network on the path to fully fledged 5G, and Telefónica is deploying Cisco's intent-based networking technologies.

Sunrise and Huawei open first European 5G Joint Innovation Center
News Wire Feed | 10/15/2019

The two companies will work together to research and develop 5G applications for both the private and business sectors.

Sequans' IoT Chips Approved for Use by 3 Largest Japanese Mobile Operators
News Wire Feed | 10/14/2019

Sequans' Monarch SiP and GM01Q module for LTE-M and NB-IoT networks now certified by Japan's three largest mobile operators.

You.i TV Nets UI Deal With Australia's Network 10
News Wire Feed | 10/10/2019

You.i TV on board to beef up the advertising and user experience for the broadcaster's 10 Play VoD platform.

Equinix & GIC Launch $1B+ European Data Center JV
News Wire Feed | 10/9/2019

Equinix is partnering with Singapore's sovereign wealth fund to run data centers to serve the 'targeted group of hyperscale companies, including the world's largest cloud service providers.'

Cujo AI Passes 500M Monitored, Protected Devices
News Wire Feed | 10/8/2019

Milestone covers devices on fixed, mobile and WiFi operator networks.

NTT DoCoMo Validates Altair's NB-IoT/Cat-M Chipset
News Wire Feed | 10/7/2019

Japan's largest mobile service provider approves Altair’s Cellular IoT chipset for use on its network.

KDDI picks Ericsson, Nokia, Samsung for 5G
News Wire Feed | 9/30/2019

Japanese operator is working with Ericsson, Nokia and Samsung to build out its 5G radio access network.

Operators Flock to GSMA's APAC IoT Partnership Programme
News Wire Feed | 9/30/2019

More than 30 mobile operators have joined the GSMA's APAC IoT Partnership Programme, which brings together operators and their partners, including developers, manufacturers and system integrators.

Despite Rough Q2 for Cable, Global Broadband Access Gear Revenue Rises 3%
News Wire Feed | 9/26/2019

GPON and EPON spending helps to offset cable access spending declines, Dell'Oro says.

U Mobile Overhauls Its BSS With Whale Cloud
News Wire Feed | 9/24/2019

Project will see Whale Cloud migrate U Mobile's customer relationship management (CRM) and billing systems onto a converged platform.

Common NFVI Telco Taskforce (CNTT) Boasts Reference Milestone
News Wire Feed | 9/23/2019

The Common NFVI Telco Taskforce (CNTT), run jointly by LF Networking and the GSMA, has published its initial common Reference Model and first Reference Architecture.

MobiledgeX Boasts Operator, Developer Traction
News Wire Feed | 9/20/2019

Edge computing software specialist MobiledgeX says it's now engaged with 13 major telcos and 30 'category-defining' developer applications.

Motion Picture Association Goes Global
News Wire Feed | 9/18/2019

The newly named MPA aims to present a unified, global brand for the video, TV and streaming organization.

Samsung, SK Telecom Team for 8K TV Powered by 5G
News Wire Feed | 9/9/2019

Without providing too many details, SK Telecom said it will work with Samsung to build a TV capable of displaying 8K content obtained over a 5G network.

NBN Deploys Infinera's Transcend Network Automation Solution
News Wire Feed | 9/9/2019

Australia's wholesale access network provider has installed Infinera's Transcend software-defined networking (SDN) solution, which allows network operators to restore customer services by automatically rerouting traffic when faults occur.

Open Eye Consortium Unveils Single-Mode Spec
News Wire Feed | 9/6/2019

The Open Eye Consortium, which aims to accelerate the adoption of PAM-4 optical interconnects, has announced the availability of its 53Gbit/s single-mode specification.

Ciena Reports Sales Hike in Fiscal Q3
News Wire Feed | 9/5/2019

Ciena reported fiscal third-quarter revenues of $960.6 million, a 17.3% year-on-year increase.

China Mobile in Sichuan & Huawei Team Up to Transform Chengdu Into 5G City
News Wire Feed | 9/3/2019

Tech giants launch multi-dimensional 5G network.

Sercomm Nets CableLabs OK for DOCSIS 3.1 Device
News Wire Feed | 9/3/2019

Vendor's ES2251 is a D3.1 embedded multimedia terminal adapter with 2.5Gbit/s Ethernet.

Tubi Streams Down Under
News Wire Feed | 8/29/2019

Free, ad-based OTT VoD service sets September 1 launch in Australia, integration with Telstra TV.

Hengtong Cable Australia Hosts Cable Conference in Adelaide
News Wire Feed | 8/23/2019

On Aug. 21, Hengtong Cable Australia in conjunction with the Hengtong Group, held an Electrical Power Cable Conference with local clients at the Intercontinental Hotel Adelaide in South Australia.

SK Telecom Now Counts 1M Customers on 5G
News Wire Feed | 8/22/2019

South Korea's SK Telecom said it now counts fully 1 million subscribers to its 5G service.

DZS Lands 5G Anyhaul Deal from KT
News Wire Feed | 8/2/2019

KT selects DASAN Zhone Solutions to provide 100G anyhaul transport gear for its 5G access network.

SK Telecom Reports Q2, Expects 2M 5G Subs This Year
News Wire Feed | 8/2/2019

SK Telecom reported a year-on-year in crease in revenues and said it expects to end the year with more than 2 million 5G subscribers.

Ericsson Reports Q2 Sales Growth
News Wire Feed | 7/17/2019

Reported revenues up 10% year-on-year to SEK 54.8 billion and operating margin up to 6.8% from 0.3% a year ago, with 5G momentum cited as the growth driver.

SK Telecom Launches the World's First 5G Roaming Service With Swisscom
News Wire Feed | 7/16/2019

SK Telecom announced that it launched the world's first 5G roaming service on midnight KST on July 16 through a strategic partnership with Swisscom.

Tejas Boosts US Team With Hire From Infinera
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2019

Indian optical equipment vendor Tejas has bolstered its US team by hiring Paul Harrison, until recently VP of Metro Sales America for Infinera, as senior vice president sales for North America.

IBM Closes $34B Red Hat Acquisition
News Wire Feed | 7/9/2019

IBM believes the deal positions it as the leading hybrid cloud provider.

Casa systems completes NetComm acquisition
News Wire Feed | 7/1/2019

Deal for Australia-based fixed wireless tech company announced in February.

Tomia Intros Cloud-Based Blockchain Settlement Platform
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2019

Tomia's Blockchain Settlement solution, designed to improve efficiencies in interconnect billing, roaming and partner settlement processes, will run on the Microsoft Azure public cloud platform.

Smartphone Display Shipments Slow Amid US-China Trade Friction
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2019

Global smartphone display shipments plunged by 20% in Q1 2019, and are expected to drop again in Q2 and Q3, IHS Markit says.

Pakistan CMPak, Huawei Complete Joint Innovation & Commercial Deployment of Long-Distance Microwave MIMO Link
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2019

First large-scale commercial use of 5G microwave MIMO solution in Pakistan.

ZTE Wins Network Slicing Award at 5G World Summit
News Wire Feed | 6/13/2019

The 5G slicing wholesale solution encourages vertical industries to participate in network slice orchestration and lifecycle management based on the B2B business mode.

Broadband Access Equipment Revenues Dip in Q1: Dell'Oro
News Wire Feed | 6/10/2019

Revenues drop to $2.9 billion as CPE shipments nearly offset another weak quarter for cable infrastructure.

Huawei Opens Its First 5G OpenLab in South Korea, Partnering With Korean SMEs to Build 5G Ecosystem
News Wire Feed | 6/3/2019

Huawei opened its first 5G OpenLab in Seoul today.

Luster Offers 2.5Gbit/s Adapter
News Wire Feed | 5/29/2019

We're talking actual data rates, guys!

Huawei Files Motion for Summary Judgment to Overturn US Ban
News Wire Feed | 5/29/2019

Huawei charges that by singling out the the company by name, the US order to block companies from doing business with Huawei violates the US's own constitution.

Informa Agrees Asset Swap With IHS Markit
News Wire Feed | 5/22/2019

Light Reading's parent company, Informa, has agreed an asset swap that will see the TMT brands of research house IHS Markit become part of the recently-formed Informa Tech division, where they will join Heavy Reading, Ovum and Tractica.

Asian Telco Circles.Life Taps Oracle for Monetization
News Wire Feed | 5/14/2019

Circles.Life is using Oracle's monetization engine to allow customers to customize plans directly through an app.

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