Revitalizes voice and messaging services to enhance user experience and provide additional revenue opportunities for telecom operators.
Seaborn Networks' US-to-Brazil submarine cable gains more funding via banking firm Natixis.
Cablevision says Verizon's claim that its WiFi is faster than Cablevision's is false.
FiOS TV customers who also subscribe to FiOS Internet and download the free app can now watch live TV via their iPad, iPhone, select Android tablets, phones and Kindle Fire tablets.
Thread Group, which is focused on the Internet of Things in the home, now includes more than 80 member companies and nine board members.
Internet of Things vendor PTC melds contributions from two acquired companies into one integrated platform.
GAAP net revenue was $437.1 million, with net loss of $25.1 million, or $0.11 per share.
Test using Alcatel-Lucent 400G technology over existing network between Madrid and Zaragoza demonstrates significant increase in ultra-broadband access capacity.
Group expands its international Etherlink footprint by establishing three new points of presence (PoPs) in London and Istanbul.
The telecom industry should expect great evolution in 2015, specifically in the virtualization and LTE sectors, says Heavy Reading Insider.
Citrix sheds 700 full-time and 200 contractor positions as annual net income declined to $252 million from $340 million in 2013.
New offering brings leading cyber security technology, intelligence and services from FireEye to Telefonica's customers across Europe, North and South America and Asia.
Dr. Armin G. Hessler and Martin Zuurbier appointed co-presidents of mobile platform business.
Designed to help carriers and service providers scale software-defined networks.
Wireless chip giant reports record quarterly revenues of $7.1 billion.
Light Reading strengthens editorial team by appointing Iain Morris as News Editor, Sarah Thomas as Editorial Operations Director and Eryn Leavens as Copy Editor.
Amdocs solutions and services to deliver market-leading customer experience for Vivo customers across wireless, wireline, Internet and TV lines of business.
Amdocs enters into five-year managed services contract for business and operational support systems (B/OSS) with US Cellular.
Zhone Technologies, Inc. (ZHNE), a global leader in the fiber access market, today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014.
Emerson selected by T-Systems to construct one of its largest modular data centers in Spain.
Second-biggest retailer in the world partners with OTT platform provider Saffron Digital to launch a new multi-platform entertainment service in France.
Cloud deployment will allow Strex to offer a single mobile wallet, with a consolidated merchant view and range of funding and payment channels.
UBIqube announces the selection of the MSActivator Orchestration Framework by NTT communications for its extended Enterprise Cloud and WideAngle security services suite.
Transaction expected to accelerate CommScope's strategy to drive profitable growth by entering into attractive adjacent markets.
Fiscal first quarter revenues up 4.9% year-on-year to $906.3 million.
Juniper's fourth-quarter revenues decreased 14% year-over-year and decreased 2% sequentially to $1.1 billion.
Income was driven down by VMware's AirWatch acquisition.
AT&T's fourth-quarter revenues were up 3.8% year-on-year to $34.4 billion as it added mobile, broadband and video customers.
Anite announces major enhancements to Propsim F32, its industry-leading LTE-Advanced MIMO Channel Emulator.
Italtel awarded with the "Cisco Partner of the Year Award for EMEAR for Internet of Things Solutions 2014" thanks to the commitment it is spending on the IoT sector.
MTS launches LTE-800 MHz network in the Moscow region.
ZTE's proprietary multi-user/multi-stream spatial multiplexing technology demonstrated peak data throughput 3 times higher than traditional base stations in pre-commercial field testing.
Alianza powers voice for Spanish Fork Community Network. Cloud voice platform reduces costs, streamlines operations for Utah municipal ISP and cable provider.
Focus on high-end premium smartphone strategy results in 30% Y-O-Y sales revenue growth to USD $12.2 billion.
Bharti Airtel, Nokia Networks to launch ultrafast 4G services in India's first FDD-LTE on 1800MHz.
US regional carrier Comlink has started deploying 100G managed services using Transmode's TM-Series platform.
As BYOD grows, so does the need for better mobile security and customer service, says Heavy Reading Mobile Networks Insider.
Blonder Tongue receives approval by major US satellite provider for its latest encoder HDE-8C-QAM with Option 2 Video approved for use in institutional HD over coax deployments.
ZCorum's DOCSIS proactive network maintenance tool adds enhanced correlation of devices impacted by common impairments and the ability to view historical RF data.
Sean 'Diddy' Combs' Revolt TV chooses Vubiquity to deliver the best social music experience on demand. Vubiquity will provide a full suite of VoD services.
Samsung introduces C-RAN2.0 solution to enhance LTE network performance.
Midwest network operator sets up dedicated 100G link for carrier customer in Michigan.
Using 700MHz APT spectrum, trial demonstrates benefits of increased capacity and reached download speeds of over 120 Mbit/s for video streaming and other ultra-broadband mobile access services and applications.
Enables deeper collaboration between the network operations center and DevOps teams.
Alcatel-Lucent's GPON solution to underpin ultra-broadband network for enterprise, residential and mobile customers of South Africa's largest mobile operator.
Event brings industry together to discuss disruption in spectrum use event to cover spectrum sharing, future of TV spectrum, dynamic spectrum access and more.
As more users use more bandwidth, vendors and operators should utilize LTE-A testing to ensure effective mobile networks, says Heavy Reading 4G/LTE Insider.
Smiths Group refreshes its ongoing relationship with AT&T for six more years.
A10 Networks integrates its Thunder Application Delivery Controllers (ADCs) with Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) fabric.
CENX today introduced new features for its Cortx Service Orchestrator that address the need to harness network big data and make it actionable for better bandwidth usage and service fulfillment.
Revenue grew more than 20% for the second consecutive year.
New AT&T UC service allows for collaboration across different networks and devices.
Will deliver sports video across more than 20 countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
The game between Ohio State and Oregon attracted nearly 500 local advertisers across more than 130 local cable zones in 55 markets.
Voxbone signed up a number of major telco customers in 2014 and increased the volume of calls supported by its network by 29% to more than 4 billion.
Windstream announced today it has received all the state regulatory approvals required to spin its physical network assets off into a separately managed REIT.
For a limited time, MetroPCS customers can upgrade to Unlimited 4G LTE data for $50 per month.
Cisco plays a part in program developed by the Mexican federal government to offer broadband connectivity to population in public areas.
Organizations must adopt an 'all hands on deck' approach to defend against cyber attacks, says report.
Also announced general availability of vCloud Air Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand, allowing customers quick online sign-up to pay only for resources used.
Software allows developers to integrate intelligent application networking services more easily with high-performance A10 Thunder Series Application Delivery Controllers (ADCs).
That'll be Neville Ray, then.
SCTE currently accepting entries for the ANGA COM 2015 bursary program.
Albis Technologies teams up with SPB TV, provider of OTT, IPTV and mobile TV solutions for video content delivery to multiscreen devices, at CSTB 2015.
Tata Communications makes investment to purchase capacity on Seaborn Networks' route from US to Brazil.
Agreement forged with NCTC to make Vubiquity's LiveVU linear television platform available to NCTC members.
Carlucci widely recognized as expert in digital television field and will continue to serve as Alticast's CTO in addition to taking on the duties of president.
Telstra has deployed Matrixx Software's Convergent Charging system to deliver real-time mobile data usage alerts to its mobile customers.
Equinix has acquired privately held Nimbo, a professional services company, to aid in creation of hybrid cloud environments
International calling package now features unlimited calling from the US to any number in Mexico.
5G Development Centre opens at Nazarbayev University in Kazakhstan.
New offering will provide businesses with anywhere from 8 to 60 ISDN-quality voice lines and up to 20 Mbit/s of Internet, delivered over the same connection.
Bouygues Telecom chooses Envivio Muse video-on-demand encoding software to power its multiscreen video services in a fully virtualized software environment.
Telstra builds on its 2014 acquisition of Ooyala to develop an IP-based content delivery platform service.
Announces successful completion of sea trials for its second-generation Repeater, RPT 1660 R2, and Branching Unit, BU 1650 R2.
Will open new office in Ahmedabad and obtain Unified License for network services.
Optical vendor brings latest programmable coherent optical technology to consortium-owned submarine cable network.
Brocade aims to break vendor lock-in with its OpenDaylight-based software.
New open technology strategy intended to give developer community freedom to use Inmarsat technologies to develop bespoke applications.
The 5G Development Centre, based at Nazarbayev University in Kazakhstan, has opened, with support from the China Mobile Research Institute (CMRI) and Nutaq Innovation Inc.
Claims its UDP Director simplifies data collection and distribution across enterprise networks.
Network will allow MENA to differentiate its services and manage costs as it scales network capacity.
TeliaSonera International Carrier and 365 Data Centers team up to deliver 100-Gig connections to Tier 2 data centers in US.
ZTE multi-service edge routers preferred in China Telecom IP network construction.
EE, Virgin Media and Vodafone complete the list of major UK ISPs signed up to the Open Internet Code.
TabletTV users will be able to send content to large-screen TVs.
Telstra launches new 100G Wavelength connectivity across multiple ultra-long haul submarine cable routes globally.
Data center provider EdgeConneX chooses Zayo to provide connectivity to its distributed data centers, including diverse entrances/routes for survivability.
AsiaInfo wins deal with Telenor Hungary and opens customer operations center near Budapest to support European expansion.
Having closed the $2.5 billion acquisition of the Mexican mobile operator, AT&T names F. Thaddeus Arroyo as its CEO.
AT&T is to record non-cash losses totalling $10 billion related to its pension plan and value of its copper plant assets.
OneWeb plans to build, launch and operate a low-earth-orbit satellite constellation to help bring high-speed Internet and telephony to billions of people around the world.
Davidson replaces Rami Rahim, who was bumped up to CEO.
Michele Edelman made executive vice president of Marketing and Communications.
Netrality owns and operates strategic carrier hotels in North America and has plans to acquire additional properties in Tier 1 and Tier 2 markets on the continent.
Hibernia ready for service on six new long-haul fiber routes in the Northeast US.
Liberty Global exec joins Comcast's John Schanz at helm.
New on-demand partnership with A+E Networks' brands which include A&E, Lifetime, History, FYI, LMN and H2.
Bell Labs releases updated version of its G.W.A.T.T. application, a tool intended to help operators plan for the energy consumption and efficiency of their networks.
Annual revenue for fiscal 2014 increased by 16% to $123.4 million.
Bandwidth demand is growing, and operators are using next-gen PON to move fiber closer to the edge and maximize capex, says Heavy Reading Insider.
ETSI's Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) Industry Specification Group (ISG) has completed its first phase with the publication of 11 NFV specifications.
Infinera announces two new sales executives focusing on the content and government sectors just as those markets are heating up for optical.
Agreements will see Telecom Egypt provide international communication and domestic transmission services.
Detroit and Evansville join Chicago, Cleveland and Columbus as operator continues rollout of 110Mbit/s Internet service for businesses.
MBA students tackle challenges in the worlds of multiplatform video and broadband.
Service reaches more than 30 countries via YouTube.
High-performance transformers, couplers and power dividers/combiners provide system designers with toolbox of passives.
Revenue for third quarter of fiscal year 2015 $47.3 million, compared with $37.9 million in second quarter of fiscal year 2015 and $22.2 million in third quarter of fiscal year 2014.
Trial intended to helping to reduce access broadband network costs while providing a platform to accelerate future service innovations.
Customer will use Redknee's Connected Suite to monetize its energy retail business.
They like to Moovit, Moovit.
Ericsson takes legal action over licensing agreement with Apple for mobile devices.
Announces three new senior hires to advance commercial expansion in EMEA.
Alcatel-Lucent and Proximus celebrate milestone of 10 million VDSL2 vectoring line shipments and first year of successful deployment in Belgium.
Tigo subscribers to enjoy access to 36 million music tracks on their smartphones.
Survey finds majority of software developers building IoT solutions in 2015 are targeting business markets, while 16% are exclusively targeting consumers.
Zaark to support development of TU Go app launched in 2013.
Dialogic's PowerMedia XMS media server chosen to support the delivery of next-gen solutions for communications service providers' network infrastructure and management systems.
Partnership aims to deliver high-resolution network performance metrics with infrastructure performance monitoring in a single dashboard.
Carrier aims Electric Lightwave unit at large enterprises, data centers, wholesale and government, while aligning Integra Business to serve mid-market customers.
Sanbolic provides software-defined storage to reduce the complexity of centralizing desktop applications.
Includes real-time end-to-end network visibility for improved troubleshooting and problem resolution.
Nokia selects Radisys' media processing platform to power operators' VoLTE and voice-over-WiFi deployments.
Telstra launches low-latency trading network and expert managed services including server infrastructure in financial hubs, managed cloud and global unified communications.
Enterprise and SMBs are seeking new cloud mobility options, making way for service provider investments in the market, says Heavy Reading Service Provider IT Insider.
Rackmount appliance platforms will push SDN and NFV into operator networks, says Heavy Reading Components Insider.
4G from EE arrives in 210 more towns, taking total to 510 UK towns and cities and almost 4,000 villages.
Ukko Networks demonstrates TDD LTE-A in Helsinki, aiming to build the fastest network in Europe.
Sales reached $56.7 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2015 compared to $56.0 million in the first quarter of 2014.
LTE roaming footprint grows 70% year-on-year, with operators in 75 countries now offering live services.
Brocade will restructure existing debt and use some proceeds for general corporate purposes.
New Industry Specification Group (ISG) to work on millimetre Wave Transmission (mWT), with the first meeting taking place at ETSI later this month.
Sonus Networks has acquired SDN assets from Treq Labs, announced details of a reverse stock split and unveiled preliminary Q4 financials.
Expands role with Belgian cable company VOO by enabling advanced multiplatform personalization features of the new evasion TV service.
Announces five new apps to the AT&T Drive connected car platform.
Announces plans to expand the product and service offerings of AT&T Digital Life by integrating new products and services into its home security and automation platform.
Subaru will offer owners Starlink with a built-in AT&T 4G LTE communications module capable of offering features including stolen vehicle recovery and automatic collision notification.
Announces commercial availability of M2X Data Service, its first Internet of Things managed service for developers.
MoCA has released preliminary results of its ongoing MoCA 2.0 field tests demonstrating better than 400 Mbit/s net throughputs (MAC rate) in 90% of all coaxial cabling outlets, or paths.
Hitron chooses MxL268 Full-Spectrum Capture (FSCTM) 32-channel digital cable front-end receiver and the MxL231 programmable gain amplifier (PGA) for a new family of DOCSIS 3.0 consumer premises equipment.
Multiscreen media servers integrated with Microsoft PlayReady digital rights management technology for content access protection.
First US carrier to launch commercial support for Web Real-Time Communications (WebRTC) via its AT&T Enhanced WebRTC API.
Alcatel-Lucent appoints Luis Martinez-Amago as CEO of its flagship company in China.
Connects vessels at sea with shore-based operations, maintenance service providers, customer support centers, fleet/transportation partners, port operations and authorities.
Ericsson says it will enable LTE-Unlicensed (LTE-U) services through the integration of License Assisted Access (LAA) capabilities in its small cells, with trials planned by T-Mobile US.
Graphics solutions play their part in coverage of football and basketball games.
Alcatel-Lucent's Mobile Device Management Platform will provide Telekom Srbija with a more flexible environment to reduce the complexities of activating, supporting and managing a wide range of mobile devices and services.
Global Capacity plans to use the MegaPath network services business to expand the reach of its One Marketplace, an automated wholesale services deployment platform.
Coriant 8600 router and network management software get the call for planned fiber and wireless network in Ohio.
Kabel Deutschland converges broadcast, IP and OTT video.
According to 6Wresearch, the Brazilian set-top box market is projected to reach $687.4 million by 2020.
Omar Altaji, former executive with Global Crossing and AT&T, joins submarine cable player in new role.
Entropic's MoCA technology featured in Echo whole house WiFi solution being deployed by Bright House Networks.
Deal for Emcore tunable laser and transceiver products is worth $17.5 million, with $1.5 million in cash and the rest on a promissory note.
Australian mobile operator expands 4G coverage using new low-band spectrum.
Nokia Networks completes transfer of part of the wireless network business acquired from Panasonic.
Iraqi operator has spent more than $1 billion on system modernization and 3G licenses for additional spectrum.
Device vendor to show off new Firefox, Android and Windows smartphones and a smart watch at the CES show in Las Vegas.
Vendor to show off an array of flagship devices at CES that reflect its focus to create new consumer experiences for connecting to the mobile internet.
Birdstep Technology ASA sells Birdstep Technology Oy unit to Elektrobit Technologies.
Ulrich Dopfer is the new CFO at ADVA Optical Networking.
Turk Telekom Group announces phase three of its 'integration' process, which its new structure based on three main pillars -- Consumer, Corporate and Wholesale.
German cable operator now plans IPO for the first half of 2015.
All of Samsung Electronics' Smart TVs released in 2015 will have a new platform built around the vendor's Tizen operating system.