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Azul to Launch Virtual Java Box
News Analysis | 4/15/2005

Startup to launch a virtualization device on Monday, targeted at Java-based apps in the data center

Vendors Spreading Wealth
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/15/2005

Loan facility wins $200 million deal in Nigeria for Huawei, while ZTE admits to multiple vendor financing deals

Vendor Credit Lines Reel in Deals
News Analysis | 4/15/2005

Loan facility wins $200 million deal in Nigeria for Huawei, while ZTE admits to multiple vendor financing deals

Vivato Hires Crisis CEO
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/15/2005

Wireless LAN startup taps Regent Pacific’s Gary J. Sbona in effort to salvage company fortunes

Moore's 40-Year-Old Law
The Philter | 4/15/2005

More Ethernet, More Places
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 4/15/2005

The rise of Ethernet will transform the data services landscape

More Ethernet, More Places
Column | 4/15/2005

The rise of Ethernet will transform the data services landscape

TriQuint Exits Optics
News Analysis | 4/15/2005

After a difficult two years, TriQuint sells off the former Agere optoelectronics unit to CyOptics

Comcast, Moto Playing Nice With Devices
News Analysis | 4/15/2005

Even without feeling threatened by IPTV, Comcast has teamed with Motorola to get more cable content on more devices

Cisco Takes On Topspin
News Analysis | 4/14/2005

Virtualization startup gets snapped up for $250 million as Cisco boosts its data center story

Chip Firms Target IP DSLAMs
News Analysis | 4/14/2005

As Ethernet switch chip vendor SwitchCore enters the DSLAM sector, Infineon claims a technical breakthrough

Intel Readies 802.16 Launch
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/14/2005

Silicon vendor will next week officially unveil its long-awaited WiMax chipset

Colt Carries VOIP to the Enterprise
News Analysis | 4/14/2005

Colt Telecom launches pan-European managed VOIP service for businesses

Thin Air
The Philter | 4/14/2005

Net.com Reports Soft Quarter
News Analysis | 4/14/2005

Claims it will sign up three to five new IOCs in each of the next few quarters, but guidance is modest

Industry Mobilizes on Latest TCP Flaw
News Analysis | 4/14/2005

Another vulnerability in TCP has cropped up, prompting a flurry of vendor security advisories

Volpi Touts Routing Opportunities
News Analysis | 4/13/2005

Cisco senior VP pipes up on cable MSOs, the CRS-1, and the competition with Alcatel and Juniper

Orckit Soars on Corrigent Sales
News Analysis | 4/13/2005

Corrigent ADM sales allow Orckit to report a profit and raise its 2005 forecasts

Kineto Cuts CEO
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/13/2005

Mobile convergence infrastructure startup has a new man at the top

Foundry Faces Tough Times
News Analysis | 4/13/2005

Earnings season off to a rocky start as switch vendor slashes its Q1 guidance

IPTV Operator Plans London IPO
News Analysis | 4/13/2005

India's Atlas Interactive seeks to raise funds for its IPTV and mobile network rollouts

Proxim Has a Debt Dilemma
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/13/2005

Proxim is plotting a possible selloff, but will it net enough to make ends meet?

ZTE Gives Indian Carrier Some Credit
News Analysis | 4/13/2005

Provides a $1B credit line to Indian customer, which says ZTE isn't alone in providing financial facilities

Newspaper, Coffee... Raynovich?
The Philter | 4/13/2005

Qwest Building FTTP Network
News Analysis | 4/13/2005

Qwest says it will continue to do greenfield FTTP deployments in selected locations

Optical Networking: All Grown Up
News Analysis | 4/12/2005

ROADMs, Sonet, RPR, CWDM? The wheels on the optical bandwagon have been reattached

Video Seoul
The Philter | 4/12/2005

PicoChip CEO Eyes Greenbacks
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/12/2005

Startup appoints new head man with plans for third round of funding

MEF Sets 'Carrier Ethernet' Bar
News Analysis | 4/12/2005

A Metro Ethernet Forum certification program puts a formal stamp on 'carrier-class' Ethernet

Experts Still Fear VOIP Hack Attack
News Analysis | 4/12/2005

When phones speak IP, their functionality increases – but so does their vulnerability to mischief

Viatel Rises Again
News Analysis | 4/12/2005

European operator aims to capitalize on the Ethernet services craze

Mintera's in the Money
News Analysis | 4/12/2005

Vendor of 40-Gbit/s systems scores its second funding round in five years

Does Microsoft Have Mesh Ambitions?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/11/2005

Insider digs into Microsoft's WLAN mesh research

Avici's Not Digging After Quarry
News Analysis | 4/11/2005

A Quarry acquisition isn't in Avici's plans, but some upcoming security features are

Slim's Pickins
Column | 4/11/2005

Shareholder segregation is alive and well

ZTE Doubles Overseas Sales
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/11/2005

Chinese vendor more than doubles international revenues in 2004 but faces margin erosion in a key business unit

What's That Smell?
The Philter | 4/11/2005

ZTE Doubles Overseas Sales
News Analysis | 4/11/2005

Chinese vendor more than doubles international revenues in 2004 but faces margin erosion in a key business unit

Cisco Discloses Latest IOS Flaws
News Analysis | 4/11/2005

A VPN authentication command and a remote management application highlight Cisco's latest security disclosures

Adelphia Deal Boosts Time Warner's LA Footprint
BroadBananas | 4/8/2005

According to news reports today, Adelphia creditors have reached a preliminary agreement to sell its 5.3 million cable subscribers to Comcast and Time Warner for some $18 billion. The move could help Time Warner lock-up the Los Angeles market.

LR's TIC: Get Me Video
News Analysis | 4/8/2005

Fixed-mobile convergence, IP convergence, IPTV grab spotlight at the Light Reading Telecom Investment Conference

Google Gets (More) Mobile
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/8/2005

With twenty questions for your phone

Infineon Chips Away
News Analysis | 4/8/2005

The company has shed most of its optical networking business, but its restructuring has a long way to go

Any Truth to the Humor?
The Philter | 4/8/2005

LR Launches Security Appliance Survey
News Analysis | 4/8/2005

First step in developing another directory aimed at helping buyers shortlist and analyze suppliers and products

LR Surveys Security Apps
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/8/2005

First step in developing directory to help buyers shortlist and analyze suppliers and products

Micromuse Acquires Quallaby
News Analysis | 4/8/2005

$33 million acquisition gets it into the hot IP performance management market – and into BT's 21CN plans

Big Band
The Philter | 4/8/2005

Siemens Snaps Up Myrio
News Analysis | 4/8/2005

German giant acquires its IPTV middleware partner Myrio. Could digital rights system vendor Verimatrix be next?

AOL VOIP: You've Got Apathy
News Analysis | 4/7/2005

The launch draws mixed reaction from analysts as most see VOIP as an 'interesting' add-on

Picolight Picks Up $13M
News Analysis | 4/7/2005

It's the company's sixth round of funding, but Picolight says it's eyeing profitability this year

Trapeze Ropes In Mo' Millions
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/7/2005

Switch startup plans to grow with its final funding round

VOIP Goes Mobile in NYC
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/7/2005

VOIP and wireless convergence was a major talking point at the LR Telecom Investment conference

VOIP Goes Mobile in NYC
News Analysis | 4/7/2005

VOIP and wireless convergence was a major talking point at the LR Telecom Investment conference

Optical IP Revisited
Column | 4/7/2005

The network is growing and vendors are looking to IP

Hot Property
The Philter | 4/7/2005

MCI Eyes 40-Gig ULH
News Analysis | 4/7/2005

Says its long-haul network will enable grid computing and data services that save time, money, and servers

Big Head Chuck
The Philter | 4/6/2005

Cable Analysts Long to Be Ignored
News Analysis | 4/6/2005

Analysts say cable operators have the edge over the RBOCs, but they need to keep spending to keep it

Cable is Full-Steam Ahead at National Show
BroadBananas | 4/6/2005

For the first time in years, there was a genuine sense of urgency and focus at The National Show as cable industry concerns about satellite and telco competition crystallized. So what's hot? Read on.

Altitude Telecom Maxes on Voice
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/6/2005

French operator plans June launch of voice services over 802.16 technology

Chiaro Scores in Tiscali's Core
News Analysis | 4/6/2005

Partnership with ECI pays off as emerging core router vendor lands deal with Tiscali International

Wireless Bytes: Shakeouts
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/6/2005

Marconi's wireless CEO quits, Arieso swaps out top job, and PicoChip talks up CFO

Cable Braces for Services Rush
News Analysis | 4/6/2005

Wireless, IP, and better bandwidth dominated the technology side of this year's NCTA Show

Just for Kicks
The Philter | 4/6/2005

MCI Spurns Qwest Again
News Analysis | 4/6/2005

Having failed to tease a higher offer, MCI rejects Qwest and settles for Verizon. Now a hostile bid is a possibility

Light Reading Launches Directories
News Analysis | 4/5/2005

Provides free research tools for finding and comparing Ethernet services and IP services software

Aruba Doffs Its CAPWAP
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/5/2005

Startup has its own proposal for the IETF WLAN interoperability group

FCC's Martin: Markets Rule
News Analysis | 4/5/2005

New FCC chairman Martin says he prefers markets and competition to regulation

Government Report Cheers BT
News Analysis | 4/5/2005

UK government committee rejects case for breaking up BT, sees 21CN as opportunity for competitive landscape

VOIP Marketeers Are Askin for It
News Analysis | 4/5/2005

A VOIP marketing critic gets a rise out of the cable guys

The Micro MSPP Flight Plan
Column | 4/5/2005

When will this market be ready for takeoff?

Voice-Over-WLAN Service Launched
News Analysis | 4/5/2005

Ireland's Talktelecom launches commercial VOWLAN service based on equipment from startup Cicero

VOWLAN Service Launched
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/5/2005

Ireland's Talktelecom launches commercial voice-over-wireless-LAN service based on kit from startup Cicero

Verizon to MCI: Choose Us or Lose Us
News Analysis | 4/5/2005

Says it'll withdraw its acquisition offer if MCI recognizes Qwest's bid as superior

'Cheese!'
The Philter | 4/5/2005

Network Planning Is Kids' Stuff at NCTA
News Analysis | 4/4/2005

At NCTA, the habits of youth provide a wakeup call for flexible networks

Agere Dips Into Access
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/4/2005

Company's latest network processors line up against Intel and Wintegra in access networks

Agere Dips Into Access
News Analysis | 4/4/2005

The company's latest network processors line up against Intel and Wintegra in access networks

Fujitsu Firms Its ROADM Resolve
News Analysis | 4/4/2005

New switch fabric means more flexibility for the Flashwave 7500. But how soon will the market be ready for it?

Convergence Hits Core Barriers
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/4/2005

Unstrung poll finds core network issues to be biggest stumbling block to 802.11/cellular convergence

Europe Tunes In to IPTV
News Analysis | 4/4/2005

Deployments are growing, specialist vendors are making headway, and the incumbents have services in the pipeline

Airgo Plots Possible IPO
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/1/2005

MIMO chip designer could go public in 2006

Alcatel Gateway Hurts Tekelec
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/1/2005

Alcatel is developing its own media gateway, but sources disagree on the timing of the new product's release

Alcatel Gateway Troubles Tekelec
News Analysis | 4/1/2005

Alcatel is developing its own media gateway, but sources disagree on the timing of the new product's release

Caspian Scores in Korea
News Analysis | 4/1/2005

The company finds its way back into core routing with a contract from the Korean government

Tut's CoSine Deal Drags On
News Analysis | 4/1/2005

Tut had hoped to complete the $24.1M deal by the end of March, but there's still work to do

DSL Beating Cable in U.S. Head-to-Head
BroadBananas | 4/1/2005

In a recent report Banc of America Securities cable industry analyst Doug Shapiro uncovered a chink in cable's armor when it comes to broadband Internet access.

Favril Plots Skinnier APs
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/1/2005

Is that an access point in your pocket or are you just happy to see me?

Report: OSS Minnows Have Muscle
News Analysis | 4/1/2005

Heavy Reading market perception report shows smaller, privately held OSS vendors punching above their weight

Creature Comforts
The Philter | 4/1/2005

Interplanetary Blasts Off
News Analysis | 4/1/2005

Asian startup may have as much as $300M to build a combination core router and optical switch

Trapeze Grabs $13.6M
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/1/2005

Unannounced Series-C funding round takes total investment to over $63M

Scientific-Atlanta Wins $195M SBC Deal
News Analysis | 4/1/2005

SBC awards Scientific-Atlanta a $195 million contract to provide video hardware for Project Lightspeed

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