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Non-Silicon Photonics Boost Arista's 100G
News Analysis | 5/6/2013

Finisar is reportedly providing the laser arrays in Arista's highest-density 100G switch

Big Switch Recruits VP from Cisco
News Analysis | 5/6/2013

Another member of Cisco's SDN team is off to seek greener pastures

Google Fiber Has a Shot as an Overbuilder
News Analysis | 5/6/2013

Other overbuilders have tried and failed, but Google might have the right formula to succeed, a Wall Street firm says

Clearwire Board Says Sprint's the Only Way Out
News Analysis | 5/6/2013

Clearwire urges its stockholders to accept Sprint's cash, ignoring Dish's bid and admitting it has few alternatives

Operators Cut AlcaLu Out of API Equation
News Analysis | 5/3/2013

Operators are still interested in APIs. They just don't need a vendor's help, Alcatel-Lucent says

CenturyLink Uses Omaha as 1Gig Test Bed
News Analysis | 5/3/2013

It's the third-largest US telco's first FTTP 1Gig network build, but it could set the stage for more to come

Euro Telcos Boast TV Gains
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/3/2013

Landlines might not be popular and mobile margins are under pressure, but Europe's telcos are gaining TV customers

Euronews: Ericsson Offloads Power Cable Unit
News Analysis | 5/3/2013

Also in today's EMEA roundup: UK's Imagination sees shares fall; Belgacom first-quarter profits down €28M; funding round FeedsHenry $9M

Slide Show: The Genband Perspective
Slide Shows | 5/2/2013

Snapshots from Genband's conference in Orlando, featuring speakers, rock shows and surprises

Voice: The Old New Killer App?
Que Sera Sarah | 5/2/2013

Operators want to breathe new life into voice, but it will take more than better-quality calling

Intel Adds to Its SDN Arsenal
EuroBlog | 5/2/2013

The chip giant has gained some seasoned telecom API smarts with a strategic acquisition in Northern Ireland

SoftBank Gets the SEC Nod to Acquire Sprint
News Analysis | 5/2/2013

Sprint will vote on Softbank's takeover on June 12 and expects the deal to close by July 1

Cox Targets SMBs With Hosted Voice
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/2/2013

Expands its business services portfolio with hosted VoiceManager IP Centrex offering

Top 10 Perspectives From Genband
News Analysis | 5/2/2013

The top insights, opinions and quotables from Genband's Perspectives conference in Orlando

CBS Financials Fuel Aereo Angst
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/2/2013

With its growth in retransmission revenues, no wonder CBS wants Aereo out of the picture

Samsung Finds Some Safety in the Enterprise
LR Mobile News Analysis | 5/2/2013

Device maker's enterprise platform is winning over enterprises that feared Android security and fragmentation

Euronews: Telekom Austria Lights 100G in Croatia
News Analysis | 5/2/2013

Also in today's EMEA roundup: Telekom Austria deploys voice core with ZTE; BT probed over broadband wholesale prices; BSkyB creates jobs

Former CTIA Head Could Be Next FCC Chief
LR Mobile News Analysis | 5/1/2013

Tom Wheeler, former CTIA head and NCTA president, could soon add FCC to his collection of initials

Comcast Mines Business & Home Services
News Analysis | 5/1/2013

Comcast could take home $3 billion haul in commercial services this year

SPIT Giants Make Q1 Gains
News Analysis | 5/1/2013

Service provider IT (SPIT) big hitters Amdocs, Comverse and Asia-Info Linkage can all feel pleased with the start to 2013

What's the Next Mega-Mobile Merger in the US?
Jonestown | 5/1/2013

Sprint's three-horse merger and Verizon buying up Vodafone are likely next up in the M&A mania – what happens after that, though, gets murkier

Arista's On-Board Optics Boost 100G Density
News Analysis | 5/1/2013

Who needs those pesky CFP-sized transceivers, anyway?

Comcast Suffers Q1 Video Subs Setback
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/1/2013

While triple-play gains and X1 progress look good for Comcast, the bad news is that its video subs attrition rate is on the rise again

Tata Adapts to New Network Era
LRTV Interviews | 5/1/2013

Henry 'The Dude' Bohannon at Tata Communications talks Carrier Ethernet, globalization, PBB, SDN and The Big Lebowski

T-Mobile Completes MetroPCS Merger
LR Mobile News Analysis | 5/1/2013

The combined company talks big about 'smoking fast' 4G in 90% of the top 25 metro areas in 2014

Breznick's Back on Cable Duty
EuroBlog | 5/1/2013

Former Light Reading Cable editor is back in the hot seat, covering MSO and video developments

Spirent Sticks With R&D Strategy
News Analysis | 5/1/2013

Sales may have faltered but the test specialist is ramping up R&D spending in areas such as 4G and SDN to prepare for new business

Euronews: AlcaLu Tackles Its Debt Pile
News Analysis | 5/1/2013

Also in today's EMEA roundup: Vivendi considers SFR flotation; Telefónica's data center launch; M2M in Germany

Photos: Disney Puts the Magic in Mobile
LR Mobile News Analysis | 5/1/2013

The happiest place on earth is also one of the most advanced in terms of a lot of hot topics in mobility

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