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Alvarion Cuts Staff, Wages
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/6/2012

As the WiMax market shrinks, so does Alvarion – so now it's looking to the service provider Wi-Fi market for growth

Euronews: AlcaLu Lands LTE Deal
News Analysis | 6/6/2012

In today's EMEA roundup: Alcatel-Lucent takes LTE to Tanzania; France Telecom shareholders want their full dividend; femtocells for Congo

4G: Taking Over the World
Jonestown | 6/5/2012

If – as Ericsson predicts – 4G will cover half the world by 2017, what does that mean for carriers and vendors?

Take Our Survey, Win $50!
Que Sera Sarah | 6/5/2012

6:00 PM There are a few days left to share your thoughts on social media and be entered to win one of four Amazon gift cards

Netronome Boasts of a 200G Processor
News Analysis | 6/5/2012

The former Intel network processors get more ammo to combat Broadcom, EZchip and Marvell

IPv6 Launch Day: Should Milestones Be Boring?
News Analysis | 6/5/2012

This one will be, if all goes as planned. Service providers, content providers and their suppliers expect smooth sailing on Wednesday

Google Drops Another Video Hint
The Bauminator | 6/5/2012

2:10 PM Humax's IP set-top box affixed with a Google Fiber sticker passes through the FCC

Netflix Touts New Content Delivery Network
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/5/2012

Also: Charter to open NYC digs; Comcast shareholders vote to dump poison pill; Comcast beats IPv6 deadline; Cablevisión picks AlcaLu

Cisco Bulks Up Its Mobile Core
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/5/2012

Verizon Wireless and Bharti Airtel boot up the ASR 5500, a network core box designed to handle data surges from smartphones, tablets and M2M apps

Cyan & Calient Become Packet-Optical Buddies
News Analysis | 6/5/2012

Fancy things like CDC ROADM networks and packet-optical management integration are happening on a job in the corner of Minnesota

Big Switch Opens Up Network Tunneling
News Analysis | 6/5/2012

The OpenFlow controller company says it's bringing a key virtualization ability into the more open world of software-defined networking

Opnext Snubs Private Equity, Sticks With Oclaro
News Analysis | 6/4/2012

Talk of a deal apparently sends Opnext's shares upward after-hours, but officials say it's all for naught

Microsoft Debuts Xbox 360 Mobile App
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/4/2012

Microsoft allows mobile devices to control its Xbox 360 consoles via a new app. The company has also added live and broadband video choices for the Xbox 360

Why Sprint Needs 4G Small Cells
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/4/2012

Tiny LTE base stations can enable operators to be faster and more nimble when trying to meet the need for 4G capacity, Sprint's Iyad Tarazi says

A Roaming Holiday
Que Sera Sarah | 6/4/2012

4:30 PM Wireless operators like Orange are working to staying connected abroad cheaper ... finally

Huawei Looks Beyond Docsis
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/4/2012

The Chinese giant will focus its US cable product strategy on EPON gear and a IEEE standard aimed at bringing PON speeds to HFC plant

Security Vendors Set Sights on Mobile Operators
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 6/4/2012

New alliances, feature consolidation and M&A activity are increasingly commonplace among network security vendors targeting the telco sector

Pre-Paid iPhone Parade: Can the Networks Cope?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/4/2012

The iPhone's arrival on Cricket, and potentially Boost Mobile, will bring a new wave of mobile data, but roaming agreements could help

Make Way for Gateways
Research Analyst Interviews | 6/4/2012

Seeking to deliver IP video services, cable operators are deploying cable multimedia gateways that convert QAM signals to IP signals in the home. In this video, cable operators and experts explain the benefits and challenges of using gateways

Netflix Beats Apple in Online Movies
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/4/2012

Also: Wave Broadband CEO joins buyout bid, Comcast Web portal adds more TV streams; Verizon Wireless debuts viewdini video portal

Samsung's Big Bang: 5 US Carriers Get the S III
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/4/2012

Samsung's newest Android Galaxy data hog will start to arrive at US carriers this month, starting at $199

Sprint on 4G Small Cell Evolution
LRTV Interviews | 6/4/2012

Iyad Tarazi, Sprint's VP of network development and engineering, explains how LTE small cells will change his network

Say Goodbye to Telcordia
News Analysis | 6/3/2012

With the acquisition by Ericsson complete and the integration process well underway, the Telcordia brand is set to disappear on June 4

Cisco Launches Preemptive Strike on TiVo
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/1/2012

The company apparently can't wait its turn for a TiVo lawsuit like everybody else did

Verizon Spends $612M for a Future in Cars
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/1/2012

Verizon buys its way into the in-car services market by acquiring Hughes, as the M2M market heats up

SPIT Bits: M&A Mayhem
News Analysis | 6/1/2012

M&A action involving NEC, CGI, Logica, NTT, Danaher, VSS Monitoring, Connectiva ... and more news from the world of Service Provider IT (SPIT)

AT&T Boss Anticipates Data-Only Wireless Plans
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/1/2012

CEO Randall Stephenson sees a lot of data pricing experimentation ahead, but probably not lower prices given that rampant spectrum shortage

FreedomPop Might Offer Cheap 4G for iPod
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/1/2012

FreedomPop has the iPod Touch in its sights as a vehicle for its cheap and cheerful mobile data plans via Clearwire. Is it time to dump your wireless carrier?

Ex-Cisco Execs Form Cable Set-Top Startup
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/1/2012

Several former Cisco and Scientific-Atlanta engineers have formed iNovo Broadband to take on the giants of the set-top market

OS Watch: Google Alleges Microsoft-Nokia Pact
LR Mobile News Analysis | 6/1/2012

Also: RIM's multimedia meltdown; Facebook's day at the Opera; Microsoft improves its apptitude; Siri gets smarter; Chrome and Android meld together

NSN Creates Spinoff Investment Fund
News Analysis | 6/1/2012

Nokia Siemens Networks starts a capital fund to pump cash into spinoffs but only puts in €10M

Euronews: China Warns EU Over Protectionism
News Analysis | 6/1/2012

In today's EMEA roundup: China strikes back over EC's 'illegal subsidies' move; Nokia refutes Google patent claim; Fastweb ends IPTV

Mobile Data Reigns Supreme in Ukraine & Romania
Research Rewind | 6/1/2012

This week: The telecom outlook in Ukraine and Romania; your daily telecom news fix

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