Irish premier launches enet's 1Gbit/s rural FTTH project.
Becomes first company to complete tests set up by Dept. of Big Data and IT Technology, China Mobile Research Institute for Internet of Things (IOT) docking and interoperability.
Nokia and Bell Canada launch terabit-speed metro network performance to support consumer and business customers.
New Periscope competitor rolls out globally over the next few weeks.
In less than three months since launch, T-Mobile customers on qualifying data plans are already watching more than twice the video than before from the free services with Binge On.
BT Wholesale CEO Nigel Stagg is leaving BT after 36 years with the operator.
AWS helped drive growth, with expansion in Asia/Pacific and new services going online.
Latest broadband report shows 17% of rural residents still can't get broadband and the gap only narrowed by 3% next year.
Mitel bolsters its mobile enterprise portfolio with new applications and cloud services.
SAP North America is the first technology company in the US to be awarded the Economic Dividends for Gender Equality (EDGE) certificate.
Aereo founder is at it again.
Quarterly revenues were $1.3 billion, up 20% year-over-year.
Expansion of Ethernet-over-copper solutions will deliver from 1 Mbit/s up to 100 Mbit/s access,including private line, VoIP and other services.
The highest net additions in three years at 366,000, the lowest-ever postpaid churn for a third quarter at 1.62%, and the highest postpaid net ports on record.
Huawei upgrades TDC's coaxial network so that it can deliver broadband speeds of up to 1 Gbit/s.
Helped by currency exchange fluctuations, Ericsson reports an increase in its fourth quarter and full year revenues for 2015.
AT&T caps strong year with 2.8 million wireless net adds and double-digit growth in revenues.
Service providers Deutsche Telekom, Cox Communications, Time Warner Cable, XO Communications plus major IP vendors part of initial set of members.
Announces updates to its Big Monitoring Fabric and Big Cloud Fabric, and introduces Community Edition.
WiFi Pro is designed and built for a wide range of businesses such as SMBs and enterprise branch locations.
Implementation of TV anywhere video services at Utah-based Beehive Broadband to support a local university campus.
Appear TV selected by Russian operator Rostelecom to support the live IP transmission for its macro-regional branch, Volga.
Trial combined existing ADVA FSP 3000 infrastructure and CloudConnect 400Gbit/s technology to connect the townships of Nyanga and Mitchells Plain.
South Korea’s KT has conducted a field trial of enhanced Machine Type Communications (eMTC), aka LTE-M, using technology from Nokia and 1.4MHz of its 4G spectrum.
Internet measurement and content delivery specialist Cedexis has closed a substantial Series B funding round with a goal of expanding further in Europe and North America and launching in Asia.
New Agilio Server hardware and software offloads server networking data paths such as open virtual switch (OVS), Juniper Networks Contrail vRouter, or a Linux firewall.
FirstLight Fiber adds 36,000 route miles of fiber in three New York counties to expand its Ethernet, mobile backhaul and enterprise services for Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities.
New devices provide operators with downstream speeds of 5+ Gbit/s and upstream speeds of 2+ Gbit/s for residential and business customers.
Major system upgrade intended to deliver significant video quality improvements.
Test equipment vendor adds MTTplus test platform to its modular multi-service platform portfolio.
Telecom Italia's mobile arm TIM says it successfully used Kumu's Full Duplex Relay technology in a small cell backhaul application in Turin.
Cisco and three major telecom operators have joined the 'C' round of funding for Kumu Networks, which is claiming a breakthrough on Full Duplex wireless technology.
Patent-pending technology can detect when a cable is being tampered with, and will raise an alarm to warn of a possible security breach.
The test enabled the self-backhauled small cell 4G with full duplex technology solution to be tested in a live environment.
IBM is acquiring live video streaming company Ustream and adding it to the IBM Cloud Video Services unit.
Verizon becomes the latest telecom operator to join the ONOS project, the open source SDN network operating system.
TiVo Research is integrating its TV viewing data into the Oracle Data Cloud's Audience Data Marketplace.
Intel, Dell, Boingo, Hyperoptic and TalkTalk among the 21 companies supporting Light Reading's newly formed non-profit dedicated to redressing the gender imbalance in the next-gen comms industry.
Will include 4K video content from Harmonic's video library.
Jury finds Metaswitch infringes seven Genband VoIP patents.
The transaction is expected to close in the second half of February 2016.
CenturyLink becomes infrastructure-as-a-service partner for SAP as it expands its enterprise cloud offer.
Adtran reports fourth quarter revenues of $139 million, down slightly year-on-year.
With its tech partners, Girls Who Code will help 1,560 girls learn to code and provide $1 million in scholarships for them to attend one of 78 programs this summer.
Four significant global Tier 1 operator contract wins in 2015 contribute to strong market momentum.
MoCA appoints Charles (Charlie) Cerino as its first full-time, paid president.
Data center provider EdgeConneX lands its first European facility in Europe, in Amsterdam, as part of a broader international expansion strategy.
PEN Exchange and PEN Marketplace being offered as enhancements to its global SDN offering, the Telstra PEN Platform.
Funding will be used to support expansion to meet growing demand in the smart cities market.
ZTE is set to report a 43.5% year-on-year increase in net profit for 2015.
FYI Television accumulates and distributes TV entertainment content and linear scheduling data from over 9,000 TV networks daily.
Facility offers approximately 3,500sqm of server room, equivalent to 1,600 racks.
Telstra has evaluated Infinera's new Advanced Coherent Toolkit on its Endeavour subsea cable.
ETSI arranged a multi-organization workshop in an effort to bring the NFV community together and harmonize initiatives and information modelling.
New agreement attempts balance traffic costs by measuring bits and miles traveled.
Set-top shipments continued to rise in 2015 thanks largely to demand in emerging markets.
Packet-optical and software platforms improve access to Internet connectivity and cloud-based services.
Successfully completed its latest upgrade adding 900 Gbit/s to all segments of the network, bringing total network lit capacity to 5.8 Tbit/s.
CSPs can enable customers to track their usage in real-time, make one-click top-ups and consume services in bite-size chunks.
The president of Irvine Technology Corp., an IT staffing and recruiting firm, explains why the tech industry needs more women.
Comcast is adding international voice termination to it IP voice product suite.
Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent celebrate their first day of combined operations and the reopening of Nokia's public exchange offer for Alcatel-Lucent securities.
Paletta will lead the carrier's local efforts to improve the customer experience, enhance Sprint's LTE Plus network and increase sales.
Agreement includes a cross license that covers patents relating to both companies' wireless standard-essential patents.
Slovak Telekom will leverage NetCracker's Revenue Management solution to bring its fixed and mobile billing processes onto a single, end-to-end platform.
By using NetCracker's Revenue Management solution and Hosted Managed Services, O2 will provide rating, billing and mediation capabilities for a nationwide smart metering program across 53 million devices.
Reaches channel partnership agreement with Chicago-based X4 Solutions.
Open source SDN project seeking students that want experience developing for SDN and OpenDaylight.
The IEEE's Women in Engineering will host its annual leadership conference this spring with the focus "Lead Beyond – Accelerating Women Who Change the World."
Vendors Askey, Castlenet, Netgear, Technicolor and Ubee Interactive are now certified, with more certifications to come in early 2016.
Deloitte's annual global TMT Predictions suggest that women will make up 25% or less of IT jobs in 2016, remaining flat or even slightly declining since 2015.
Communications industry association joins Light Reading and its 14 partners in creating a more equitable workforce for the next-gen comms industry.
Helps enterprise rein in unauthorized use of cloud services by end users.
TiVo CFO Naveen Chopra will succeed Tom Rogers as CEO as of January 30.
NAGRA enables Venkata Sai Media to offer digital cable TV to local cable operators across the state of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in India.
Casa Systems' C100G CCAP provides ultra-broadband experience to residents in Missouri’s capital region.
Equinix Cloud Exchange enables TWCBC Ethernet customers to choose and connect securely to multiple public cloud services.
Multi-million dollar investment designed to support local business community and attract new organizations requiring ultra-fast speeds.
Mats Ekelund was recruited by the company’s new owners Volaris Group, replacing Olle Hillström who has acted as interim CEO throughout 2015.
Seaborn Networks completes total funding of US$500 million for Seabras-1.
International Services arm of Telecom Italia Group announces an investment of over $300 million for the realization of a new network system based on three fiber pairs out of the total six pairs comprising Seabras-1.
Leaves Nordic rival Tele2 for new role.
Research network deploys Infinera Cloud Xpress to extend its 100GigE network connectivity into data centers.
OVLM (Openet VNF Lifecycle Manager) software to be made available free of charge from March 2016.
CMO writes in an open letter that the company will bring together its acquired companies – Ariba, Fieldglass, hybris, and SuccessFactors – under one unified brand.
Huawei completed lossless migration of 2G/3G/4G CN and cutover of data of several millions of subscribes as well as VoLTE and CSFB services.
Replaces Joe Garner, who is leaving to become CEO of Nationwide Building Society.
Cobham Wireless says its TM500 network test system supports carrier aggregation of five individual component carriers, a move that can enable gigabit-speed 4G connectivity.
Sweden's Enea acquires network management system vendor Centered Logic.
Solution based on RDK-B framework and integrates Celeno's ControlAIR™ Multi-AP management software.
Solution combines Celeno's Wi-Fi for flicker-free 4K video user experience integrated with RDK-B framework and 5Gbps DOCSIS technology from Intel.
Uniform multiscreen UI, combined with Kaltura's back-end platform, reduces time to market for OTT TV launches.
Under the pilot, spectrum allocated to the French Ministry of Defense in the 2.3-2.4GHz band will be shared using Ericsson's radio access network.
Telefónica Deutschland's new O2 HomeBox 2 device is based on Quantenna's 4x4 802.11ac Wi-Fi chipset.
Intel, Vox Media, Re/code and Born This Way Foundation will host Hack Harassment hackathons to fight online harassment and create a safer, more inclusive Internet.
Enterprise-grade WiFi solution is integrated with cable industry's RDK-B software stack.
The Cisco V2P platform now includes Open Media Distribution and Cloud Object Storage components.
Alcatel-Lucent to deploy powerful IP core/edge router for NTT DOCOMO to address rapid growth of mobile traffic.
Knock unifies popular digital life devices on a user dashboard, providing device sharing and delegation within households.
Almost doubles its 2014 numbers.
Accedo powers new streaming comedy channel.
MxL3705 MoCA offering busts a gigabit.
General Motors invests $500 million in Lyft to boost its development of autonomous vehicles.
Arris completes $1.1 billion acquisition of UK set-top box company.
The two groups are creating an end-to-end IoT product development solution.
The smart home platform provider is bulking up on its integrations.
MaxLinear ships its MxL5x2 Full-Spectrum Capture satellite front-end receiver in the new Sky Q set-top box.
Bango expands collaboration with Microsoft to put carrier billed payments on Windows 10 devices.
intuiTV combines live TV, online video and premium services in a single platform with its own device and touch-screen remote control.
Announces over-the-top solution designed to enable content programmers and operators to roll out branded and configurable skinny TV bundles across all networks and devices.
The CordCutterTV stick transcodes OTA TV for viewing on mobile devices.
Nokia holds nearly 80% of Alcatel-Lucent shares and will start offering a combined portfolio from January 14.