China Telecom Sichuan has launched a commercial 4K ultra-HD iTV network using Huawei technology.
Cable is facing extreme energy costs if it does not adhere to the new changes called for by the new initiative Energy 2020, says Heavy Reading Cable Industry Insider.
Joseph Riotta, the new VP of Sales for the US, Canada, the Caribbean and Mexico, was previously at Verizon, Alcatel-Lucent and Fujitsu.
NFV MANO is slowly coming to the market, and big vendors are ready to jump in with both feet, says Heavy Reading Service Provider IT Insider.
The Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN) Alliance has shared an Executive Version of its 5G White Paper -- just in time for the holidays!
AIS Thailand has deployed AsiaInfo's Veris Billing platform to enable self-service account management for customers.
Acquisition adds social media analytics capabilities to SeaChange's portfolio of video delivery and management capabilities.
Telstra strikes deal to acquire Pacnet, which provides connectivity, managed services and data centre services to carriers, multinationals and governments in Asia-Pacific.
Telco chooses long-time supplier Cyan to upgrade its regional and metro networks from 10G to 100G.
EE, Qualcomm and Huawei have completed LTE Category 9 carrier aggregation interoperability testing, achieving download speeds of up to 410 Mbit/s.
As NFV becomes a reality, offering numerous benefits, test vendors quickly add it to their product portfolios, says Heavy Reading Mobile Networks Insider.
Sierra Wireless is buying Swedish M2M platform and services specialist Wireless Maingate for $90 million.
Huawei says it has played a pivotal role in the development of G.fast standards.
Successful participation in first Interoperability test of DOCSIS 3.1 products organized by CableLabs.
Broadens cable footprint with Time Warner Cable Business Class distribution agreement.
Submissions due February 17 for October event in New Orleans.
Network operator completes its first office application of Ciena's WaveLogic system and deploys initial 200G wavelength.
Nokia has hosted the inaugural meeting of the new ETSI Mobile-Edge Computing Industry Specification Group (ISG).
OnLook Digital System is a self-installed home automation and security system that can be managed via a smartphone, tablet or computer.
Norway's Canal Digital Kabel-TV has gone live with ADB Multi-screen running on the ADB Wideband Tuner, an eight-tuner, hybrid cable HD DVR.
Kindle Fire and Samsung Galaxy are much more likely to be used to watch videos than are other mobile devices, claims new study.
Ericsson to provide Evolved Packet Core, RBS 6000 multi-standard radio basestations and radio access network, along with full deployment services.
Rollout of 110 Mbit/s service kicks off in Chicago.
Windstream today announced that it will hold back just under 20% of the network assets it was planning to spin off into a Real Estate Investment Trust to sell over time to continue retiring its debt.
Transmode enables Fiberail's 100G wholesale network in Malaysia.
The cloud exchange service offered by Equinix in nine of its data centers now speeds up provisioning through APIs and has direct connections to IBM subsidiary SoftLayer's cloud services.
Dish becomes first major US pay-TV provider to integrate Netflix.
First satellite solution to combine GPS technology in subscribers' satellite outdoor unit, claims vendor.
New Amino and PerceptionTV white paper highlights challenges facing operators in delivering successful OTT multiscreen experiences.
Antik in Brasil will focus on delivery, customization and technical support for Antik IPTV products and wholesale services Antik develops in Central Europe.
New research from the Pivot Group shows 87% of American consumers don't know what gigabit services are, despite the recent hype.
BSS/OSS and managed services provider CHR Solutions has sold its business compliance and financial services operations to Moss Adams and will focus on its BSS/OSS/managed IT services for smaller telcos.
Lumia 635 arrives across multiple Sprint brands beginning with Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile on December 23.
Big Switch Fabric gets Red Hat certification.
Products intended to make it easier for companies to adopt SDN in a way that fits their networking environment.
Marriott International becomes the first customer for Verizon's cloud-based UC package developed specifically for the hospitality industry.
Simplifies OTT and TVE content supply chain, says vendor.
New encoder includes an IP output that is compatible with IPTV networks.
Verizon Enterprise has now added HP and Salesforce to its Secure Cloud Interconnect service, enabling its customer to connect on-demand to six of the top cloud service providers securely for their mission-critical apps.
Mark Bonney replaces Dave Stehlin as the chief of optical supplier MRV.
David Kniffin joins LightPath as senior vice president and chief administration officer.
LTE-Advanced carrier aggregation on 1800 and 2600MHz frequency bands.
REIT President Tony Thomas gets carrier's top job, long-time CEO Jeff Gardner to remain as advisor.
NAGRA's end-to-end multiscreen TV solution, NAGRA MediaLive, enables Be TV to deploy a secure live and on-demand OTT streaming service nationwide on a variety of devices.
Forrester Research report cites thePlatform as one of the vendors that plays prominently in the online video platform market.
Existing platforms enhanced to provide comprehensive, high-quality playout and streaming options.
Closes $10.5M in Series A funding from Kayne Partners, the growth private equity group of Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors.
Windstream has removed the 'interim' part of Bob Gunderman's title, making him their new CFO following the move to put the company's network assets into a REIT.
Customers can now purchase apps and content from the Samsung Galaxy Apps store using their Samsung devices and charge it directly to their Telkom mobile bill or airtime.
Calnex Paragon-100G supports testing of switches and routers in accordance with ITU-T G.8262 (SyncE) and IEEE 1588 (PTP) standards.
Qualcomm to invest an aggregate of $40M into four Chinese companies and the China Walden Venture Investments fund.
Telecom Personal and Jasper team to power mobile M2M and the Internet of Things in Argentina.
In its second acquisition within a week, CenturyLink has purchased Cognilytics, a company which provides analytics and big data services to enterprises.
The FCC is requiring any company applying for Connect America Fund money to serve rural areas to provide at least 10 Mbit/s downstream
Connected Analytics for the Internet of Everything portfolio intended to help customers extract value from data generated by expanding ecosystem of connected people, processes, data and things.
Array Networks, Midokura, Ooredoo and Sonus Networks sign on to the group developing an open source platform for NFV.
The Hyperscale Distributed Resource Architecture (HYDRA) is intended to bring the benefits of hyperscale architecture to enterprises at any scale.
New capabilities are designed to help communications service providers reduce capex while enhancing agility, innovation, and application and service delivery.
Vendor reports $591 million in revenue for fiscal fourth quarter, but surprises with a net loss for the quarter.
Avi Networks has launched its analytics-driven Cloud Application Delivery Solution and raised $33 million in funding.
The Otemachi office follows sales of its SDN products to to Tier 1 mobile providers and Fortune 100 financial services firms in the region.
Offering responds to operators' demands for greater insights into their rapidly expanding fiber access networks.
Addresses the unique challenges of OTT video delivery for mobile service providers.
Clearleap expands sports-centric functionalities for OTT, on-demand and live linear viewing.
Cyan looks to land some much-need financing through a $50 million notes offering.
RAD is adding 10 new partners to its Distributed NFV Alliance.
Nokia Networks, Ooredoo Qatar and China Mobile achieve 4.1Gbit/s speed with TDD-FDD carrier aggregation.
Veryx speaking at MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Revolution seminar.
Qualcomm invests $7 million in Silicon Image's new subsidiary, Qterics, for a 7% ownership interest.
Total net revenues $28.7 million, compared to $27.2 million in the third quarter of fiscal year 2014 and $26.9 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2013.
First pan-India managed services deal for Ericsson.
Greek operator goes down the WiFi-hotspot-sharing route with Fon.
Improvements will help provide high-bandwidth services for the company's wholesale and enterprise customers.
Clouditalia expands nationwide network with Coriant 100G optical networking solution.
Company provides software platform for cloud-based disaster recovery system.
Compliant chips and equipment in the hands of service providers.
Imec partners with Huawei on the development of high-bandwidth optical data link technology.
San Diego is the latest area to get up to a 50% increase in LTE mobile speeds from a Wideband LTE upgrade.
Adara Comet and Adara Hercules now available through HP SDN App Store.
The switch combines the Open Compute open hardware design with Junos OS.
Founding member goes Platinum.
Dasher Technologies, Datavision and Redapt bring expertise in system integration and network design for OpenStack cloud deployments to PLUMgrid partner ecosystem.
WAN optimization provider leverages the Internet to offer on-demand enterprise services platform.
Extending their existing partnership, HP is to integrate Alcatel-Lucent's IP and optical systems into its portfolio.
Products intended to help service providers make a smooth transition to dynamic, optimized and cost-effective IT networks.
Ciena launches Agility software division, looks to fill 'agility gap' helping service providers offer more customized access via virtualized software platform.
Seamless Insight gives service providers actionable visibility to optimize targeted content promotions that increase average revenue per user (ARPU) and improve viewer engagement.
Annual report reveals 61% of homes in Asia now receive multichannel TV.
Broadcaster will use Tektronix Sentry and Medius to analyze and monitor video and audio content and transmission quality on the front-end and at its DVB-T2 Tx stations.
Under the agreement, customers will be able to draw on the assets of both HP and Telecom Italia for management of their cloud migration.
People can use Wire for personal and group messaging, voice calling, sharing pictures, SoundCloud music and YouTube video sharing.
Centellis 8840 integrates ATCA technology into a NEBS-ready platform that will accept 40G ATCA blades today and 100G blades when they are available.
Now includes support for 40 and 100 Gigabit Ethernet (40G/100G) including 25Gbit/s serial-lanes, Power over Ethernet (PoE), Backplane Ethernet and Automotive Ethernet.
Axsem's ultra-low-power SoC receives Sigfox ReadyT certification.
Addition of advanced HD media delivery technology helps Freescale improve security for IoT video applications.
The new company will have a combined number of mobile subscriptions of around 3.5 million, with a combined mobile subscriber market share of approximately 40%.
Hopes to accelerate the time-to-resolution of incidents and to reduce the number of incidents that require support from the Network Operations Center.
Dutch MVNE Teleena has struck a strategic partnership with Spirent's cloud-based mobile device management unit, Tweakker.
Sprint will provide unlimited talk and text to anywhere in the US while on the Sprint network, and match the customer's data allowance for half the cost they are currently paying for their monthly rate plan.
In survey, 70% of survey respondents said key motivation for deploying carrier WiFi is to improve customer experience.
Nokia Networks combines 800MHz and 2.6GHz spectrum bands by upgrading the currently installed equipment with its carrier aggregation software.
Worldwide smartphone growth forecast to slow 'from a boil to a simmer' as prices drop and markets mature, according to IDC.
NetNumber to help define architecture specifications for the network infrastructure required to support virtualized functions.
Italtel assigned the project for specialist maintenance and refitting work on fixed and mobile network equipment over a three-year period.
Spanish operator signs up for ten-year contract with Chinese vendor.
Unique micro network technology provides coverage to remote areas with no need for broadband or cables.
Swisscom is turning to analyzing social channels with SAS to boost customer communication and engagement.
Vendor supplies African network operator with 400G optical technology to support 3G mobile services.
'My SME Office' ensures out-of-office workers can still be reached: calls to the office are automatically put through to their smartphone or laptop.
AirTies, Aruba Networks, ATDI, Broadcom and Saankhya Labs are the latest members to join the Dynamic Spectrum Alliance, with Broadcom and Aruba Networks being elected to its Board of Directors.
Norway goes with Gemalto Trusted Service for mobile NFC payment commercial rollout.
Altice's fully financed, binding offer values Portugal Telecom at an enterprise value of €7.4 billion.
Alcatel-Lucent's Motive to deliver virtualized security solution intended to help service providers ensure a safe 'ultra-broadband' customer experience.