Intel has completed the $16.7 billion acquisition of FPGA specialist Altera.
Agreement intended to help drive innovation and early application of 5G mobile network technology.
SolidFire is a specialist in all-flash storage systems built for the next-generation data center.
Huawei Marine today announced that it has partnered with Ooredoo Maldives to deploy a nationwide fiber optic, which will support the country’s broadband policy
Ooredoo Qatar and Nokia Networks boost network up to 375 Mbit/s with LTE-A three-band carrier aggregation on the Ooredoo Supernet.
Granahan McCourt Capital completes purchase of Ka-band satellite innovator to exploit potential for telecoms provision to underserved regions of the globe.
Seeking to help China Telecom plan to implement NFV and accelerate innovation of new offerings for customers.
The ETSI Industry Specification Group on Mobile Edge Computing has unveiled three proofs-of-concept (PoCs) demonstrations.
Pivotal bolsters its Cloud Native Platform team with acquisition of CloudCredo.
Telstra and NBN will negotiate a contract covering the design, engineering, procurement and construction management of the NBN network in the HFC footprint covered by the existing Telstra HFC network.
Integrated IP and optical core network will take advantage of carrier SDN technology, making the network more agile and allowing TIM to optimize costs while meeting data demands.
New capabilities for VMware VRealize software are designed to help IT teams accelerate application release and improve efficiency.
NEC and Intel collaborate in mobile base station virtualization.
Vodafone and Huawei complete first successful commercial trial of pre-standard NB-IoT.
Rajiv Datta to join Colt as chief technology officer.
Closing follows immediately on the heels of US regulatory approval.
Ericsson and Apple sign global patent license agreement, settle litigation.
TeliaSonera has agreed to sell its 60.4 percent ownership in the Nepalese operator Ncell to Axiata for $1.03 billion.
Collaborating with Verisign on hybrid DDoS mitigation strategies.
Low-income families will be eligible for low-cost broadband service if Charter acquisition of Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks is approved.
After gaining approval from the Department of Justice, Altice now has the nod from the FCC to complete its acquisition of Suddenlink.
Laird is to acquire integrated vehicle connectivity systems provider Novero to boost its connected car capabilities.
Verizon today issued a data breach report specifically centering on protected health information, which it says is being stolen much more often than previously believed.
Oracle's total revenues dipped by 6% year-on-year to $9 billion in its fiscal second quarter but its cloud SaaS and PaaS revenues were up by 34%.
Linux Foundation project developing infrastructure for cloud native apps.
Vodafone and Huawei have collaborated on a catalyst project focused on omni-channel experience management, which aims to develop positive experiences for service provider customers.
Mobile industry agrees on technology standards for the emerging Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) market.
Cox is providing WiFi and StadiumVision video for the new Las Vegas Arena scheduled to open in 2016.
Average connection speeds are up globally, but average peak connection speeds declined slightly in the quarter.
OpenStack founder and cloud visionary to drive automation strategy at Automic.
Network transformation completing in 2020 to support passenger, mission-critical and business operations.
Project calls for reaching 200,000 households, with the first 5,000 users enjoying access to home security intelligence, cloud storage, home automation, home digital life and big data.
Ciena has created what it calls the first commercially hardened version of the ON.Lab's ONOS software, targeting telecom companies that want to convert their central offices to data centers.
IBM is basing its Watson IoT global headquarters in Munich, where it will host 1,000 IoT experts.
Bell Labs study reveals how service providers can reduce operating costs by up to 40% through virtualizing residential gateway functions into the cloud.
Alcatel-Lucent signs agreements with Red Hat, Advantech and 6WIND to accelerate delivery of virtualized radio access networks.
LTE Advanced Pro mobile network runs over a live commercial network in Oslo, Norway.
System designed to improve WiFi signal coverage across many rooms and simplify the management of multiple network access points.
Astellia's radio experts analyzed the activity of more than 2 million subscribers to optimize RF coverage and quality of Bouygues Telecom's 2G and 3G networks in Paris.
Part of a major initiative to modernize its network.
Saudi operator has chosen Cisco's Virtualized Packet Core to help it develop further mobile data services in a more efficient way.
Huawei opens a customer innovation and experience center to support Malaysia's digital transformation.
Playing catch-up to some of its competitors, Verizon has now added a feature giving customers access to all of their DVR-recoded shows over the web.
ISP and pay-TV provider WOW! is taking in a $125 million private investment from the firm Crestview Partners.
Several media technology companies have formed a new Alliance for IP Media Solutions focused on the development and adoption of open protocols for media delivered over IP.
TiVo Research and RealityMine are joining forces to measure cross-platform viewing of NBCU's coverage of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
NTT Communications has developed an operations, administration and maintenance (OAM) tool that can work across multiple software-defined wide area networks.
Spanish competitive operator Aire Networks plans to deploy a virtual EPC from Affirmed Networks.
The new transceiver works with 100G-LR4 and SR4 optics, 100G-KR4 backplanes, and 100G-CR4 passive copper cables, giving flexibility in deployment.
Alcatel-Lucent transforms A1 Telekom Austria's network with innovative ultra-broadband technologies that will address future data demand.
Introduces reference design for a virtual business customer premises equipment (vBCPE), following extensive collaboration with four NFV software partners.
Using Calico on the Packet platform, clients are able to manage security policy and container address portability on Packet's native IP backbone.
Deployment enables Vodafone Portugal to add value with media-centric services and deliver improved consumer TV and video experience while reducing operational expenditure.
Antenna intended to maximize TDD LTE network capacity and management efficiency for operators.
MOU allows Anite to access Huawei's OSS interfaces under OSSii, ensuring their testing product achieves more accurate test results for Huawei's network infrastructure OSS equipment.
ADN will prioritize network applications and service demands in network design and evolution.
Implements carrier aggregation to enable high-speed data services.
New Coriant Groove DCI platform boasts 3.2Tbit/s capacity in a single rack unit system and also claims 70% lower power consumption.
Ericsson Network Manager, the unified network management system, successfully deployed in Swisscom's 4G LTE network.
Ciena reports Q4 revenues of $692 million and fiscal full-year revenues of $2.4 billion.
Windstream is now offering its full portfolio of enterprise-class voice and data center solutions, including VoIP and UCaaS to Abilene, Amarillo, Lubbock and Midland-Odessa.
AT&T has added Digital Reality's 141 data centers to its NetBond service footprint, extending its reach to new and existing cloud service providers and deliver more to its NetBond customers.
Nine leading telecom companies get on board.
Alcatel Lucent notches a cable customer win with Canadian operator Videotron's decision to deploy AlcaLu's Motive Customer Experience Management platform.
Light Reading has published a groundbreaking, multivendor NFV interoperability test report that will help to further the development and implementation of communication service provider virtualization and cloud capabilities.
Heavy Reading survey of communications service provider executives, commissioned by Guavus, reveals the drivers for big data analytics adoption and the main barriers to successful implementations.
IBM acquires Clearleap to advance cloud video services.
XO Communications is adding single-touch access to a network-wide view via its customer portal with a new feature called MyXO Maps.
Swisscom has sourced a cloud access optimization solution from Nokia Networks and Allot Communications.
Video market consolidation continues.
GigaPower now set to reach 56 metro regions.
Alcatel-Lucent upgrades China Mobile's IP core and metro networks to meet next decade of data demand.
Alcatel-Lucent expands deployment of IP Core Router with China Unicom to meet high-traffic data demands in nine Chinese cities.
Abraxas builds virtualized multi-tenant cloud data centre network with Huawei's Cloud Fabric Data Centre Network Solution.
Light Reading has launched Virtuapedia, a groundbreaking web-based initiative that catalogs, explains and ties together a massive array of information related to virtualization.
Over 60 million commercial Microsoft Office 365 customers will enjoy proven carrier-class cloud PBX capabilities.
MDS appoints new CEO to drive UK and international growth.
Windstream CEO Tony Thomas today named Sarah Day, a long-time company leader in the consumer space, to head up its consumer and small business unit.
SON specialist raises $14.5 million in a Series A funding round and secures a $10 million credit facility.
Nokia Networks accelerates performance of SDN-ready applications through OpenFastPath Foundation.
Cisco adds enhanced security and support for Docker containers to its ACI SDN platform.
TeraVM cybersecurity threat analysis examines infrastructure against real-world incidents including denial of service and SQL injection attacks.
ONOS has released the fifth version of its open source SDN operating system.
Nokia shareholders approve all resolutions at Extraordinary General Meeting, including those related to the acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent.
Three-year turnkey deal covers radio access equipment, Nokia Flexi Zone and Flexi Lite small cells and services.
Starting today, X1 users can have Xfinity send them personalized alerts on their TV screen from Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Evernote and many more
Flow ID Project to leverage MINT Digital Experience Engine to enable next generation identity across voice, video and cloud services in the Caribbean
Acquisition by private equity firm will increase focus on LiveOps' SaaS development activities.
Huawei and Docomo successfully complete LAA field test. Enhanced LAA-based on Adaptive LBT demonstrated in Tokyo.
New HPE Edgeline IoT Systems and Aruba Sensors expand IoT capabilities at the edge.
Alcatel-Lucent and Bluesky Pacific Group launch new submarine cable system to enhance connectivity across Pacific.
The way ahead is clear.
Vodafone launches gigabit broadband services in Ireland as part of the Siro joint venture and ramps up its gigabit FTTH rollout in Portugal.
Bastian, who previously worked at the NSA, has expertise in WiFi, DOCSIS 3.1 and security.
Italian telecommunications operator and cloud provider selects Coriant mTera Universal Transport platform to enhance performance of cloud services infrastructure.
Sign Memorandum of Understanding on joint scouting of technology companies.
Overture has made new enhancements to its virtualization platform to make delivering services including Ethernet over hybrid environments easier.