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Phoenix Tower International buys TowerTel in Italy
News Wire Feed | 12/24/2020

Phoenix Tower International said it will acquire TowerTel and its 2,400 cell tower sites in Italy.

4KUniverse put on the block
News Wire Feed | 12/23/2020

Founder of 4K-focused streaming service seeks $75 million for 51% stake.

WOW! extends Android TV-based service to nearly 95% of footprint
News Wire Feed | 12/22/2020

Broadband services provider reaches major milestone, now offering alternative cable TV services to majority of footprint.

WarnerMedia snaps up You.i TV
News Wire Feed | 12/22/2020

Rumors that AT&T-owned WarnerMedia was close to acquiring the Canada-based provider of software and user interfaces for mobile and TV-connected devices surfaced earlier this month.

Geoverse prepares for standalone 5G rollout
News Wire Feed | 12/22/2020

Geoverse completes successful standalone 5G data session using its GeoCore platform and is preparing to roll out standalone 5G in the first half of 2021.

Avaya helps NORAD spread Christmas cheer
News Wire Feed | 12/22/2020

Avaya OneCloud CCaaS solutions enable NORAD to handle two or more calls per second to the NORAD Track's Santa Hotline on Christmas Eve.

Verizon teams with Deloitte on 5G, edge computing
News Wire Feed | 12/21/2020

Verizon Business said it will work with Deloitte to 'co-innovate' 5G and mobile edge computing (MEC) offerings.

Viasat acquires RigNet
News Wire Feed | 12/21/2020

Viasat said it will acquire RigNet in a deal valued at $222 million.

Some of T-Mobile's 5G claims slapped down by advertising arbiter
News Wire Feed | 12/21/2020

An advertising arbitration agency recommended T-Mobile discontinue some of its 5G claims.

Ameren inks 30-year 900MHz lease with Anterix
News Wire Feed | 12/21/2020

Utility giant Ameren plans to use Anterix's 900MHz spectrum licenses for a private LTE network.

COMSovereign delivers drone-based LTE network
News Wire Feed | 12/21/2020

COMSovereign announces commercial availability of new tethered drone for airborne networks.

Starz streams to fuboTV
News Wire Feed | 12/18/2020

Deal includes carriage of premium channels and SVoD library.

NSC wins $2.5B DoD contract for 5G R&D
News Wire Feed | 12/18/2020

The US Department of Defense (DoD) awarded a $2.5 billion contract to the National Spectrum Consortium (NSC) to develop new 5G technologies.

US government moves to ban SMIC
News Wire Feed | 12/18/2020

The US Commerce Department put China's SMIC on its 'entity list,' a move intended to prevent US companies from doing business with the chipmaker.

5G Americas begins eyeing 6G
News Wire Feed | 12/18/2020

The 5G Americas trade group said it is now researching the 'next G.'

Rohde & Schwarz touts first 6G tests
News Wire Feed | 12/18/2020

Testing company Rohde & Schwarz said it successfully conducted 2D/3D over-the-air measurements of transmissions in the 110GHz to 170GHz range.

Verizon introduces 'On Site LTE' for private wireless
News Wire Feed | 12/18/2020

Verizon Business announced its new 'On Site LTE' offering for enterprise customers to build their own private wireless networks.

Nokia and Polkomtel turn on 5G services in Poland
News Wire Feed | 12/18/2020

Nokia has launched 5G services with Polkomtel, operator of the Plus network, in the capital city of Warsaw and other major cities.

TIM to light up open caching in Brazil
News Wire Feed | 12/18/2020

Work with Cisco, Qwilt and Digital Alpha aims to boost video streaming efficiency and quality, lower costs.

T-Mobile updates 911 capabilities
News Wire Feed | 12/17/2020

T-Mobile said it will now support Location-Based Routing and Next Generation 911 connectivity over IP technologies for emergency calls.

Verizon expands lowband, highband 5G networks
News Wire Feed | 12/17/2020

Verizon said its lowband 5G network, dubbed '5G Nationwide,' now covers 230 million people. And the operator said its highband, millimeter wave (mmWave) network, dubbed 5G Ultra Wideband, is now available in new cities.

Samsung, Intel push 5G core capacity to 305 Gbit/s
News Wire Feed | 12/17/2020

Samsung and Intel said they achieved 5G standalone core data processing capacity of 305 Gbit/s.

Dell'Oro Group: SD-WAN market growth will accelerate in 2021
News Wire Feed | 12/17/2020

SD-WAN market to grow at 24% compounded annual growth rate over next five years.

QOS Networks adds new managed SASE and SD-WAN services
News Wire Feed | 12/17/2020

QOS Networks provides edge managed services with a focus on cloud enablement, security and network visibility for businesses of all sizes.

DZS throws in with open standards groups
News Wire Feed | 12/17/2020

Mobile and fixed broadband networking company becomes a card-carrying member of the O-RAN Alliance and Telecom Infra Project, reups with the Broadband Forum.

EXFO connects with ServiceNow on network visibility
News Wire Feed | 12/17/2020

Partnership combines EXFO's network discovery and modeling capabilities with ServiceNow's digital workflows.

Consolidated wraps some FTTP upgrades in New Hampshire
News Wire Feed | 12/17/2020

More than 2,000 residents in Danbury, Errol, Mason and Springfield residents and businesses gain access to the operator's FTTP network.

Windstream integrates SRA user management with WE Connect
News Wire Feed | 12/17/2020

This integration of SRA control with WE Connect allows for co-management of the service and is an additional step in Windstream Enterprise's deployment of a next-generation secure access service edge (SASE) offering.

HBO Max makes it to the PlayStation 5
News Wire Feed | 12/16/2020

App for WarnerMedia's new premium streaming service is available on Sony's new gaming console.

Lumacron debuts Draco: a 200G traffic autodiscovery platform
News Wire Feed | 12/16/2020

New system auto-discovers WAN protocols and IDs packet streams mapped to that traffic.

Rogers launches standalone 5G core with Ericsson
News Wire Feed | 12/16/2020

Rogers in Canada said it is now offering standalone 5G core network services via vendor Ericsson.

Samsung, IBM team for 5G and edge computing
News Wire Feed | 12/16/2020

Samsung said it will work on technologies including 5G and edge computing with IBM.

Affirmed to build private 5G networks for Inventec factories
News Wire Feed | 12/16/2020

Microsoft's Affirmed Networks said it will supply private wireless 5G networking technology to Taiwanese manufacturer Inventec.

Mavenir unveils business unit for radio hardware
News Wire Feed | 12/16/2020

Executives from Ericsson and Qualcomm will lead Mavenir's efforts to build radio units.

MediaKind launches Android TV program for Mediaroom
News Wire Feed | 12/16/2020

'Mediaroom Play,' which features the CommScope VIP7802 set-top and Ruwido remote control unit, is designed to help operators rapidly deploy set-tops powered by Android TV.

Dish raising $2B to help with 5G network buildout costs
News Wire Feed | 12/16/2020

Dish expects to grant up to an additional $300 million to cover over-allotments, if any.

Versa Work-From-Home customer usage increases 100x
News Wire Feed | 12/16/2020

Versa SASE and Versa Secure SD-WAN enable security, scale and connectivity for home workers around the globe.

Technicolor extends remote Android TV support to RealVNC
News Wire Feed | 12/15/2020

RealVNC joins Technicolor's HERO Partner Program for Android TV CPE customers.

C Spire acquires Harbor Communications
News Wire Feed | 12/15/2020

C Spire said it purchased Harbor Communications, which provides voice and data services in Alabama.

GSMA to make MWC Shanghai in-person event in February
News Wire Feed | 12/15/2020

The GSMA said its MWC Shanghai show will 'return as a physical experience' February 23-25, 2021.

Videotron, Samsung launch 5G
News Wire Feed | 12/15/2020

Samsung said it supported the launch of 5G by Videotron in Canada.

DZS taps sales execs for AEMEA and Asia regions
News Wire Feed | 12/15/2020

Jay Hilbert to head up sales for the Americas, Europe, Middle East/Africa, and Bill Ko to head up sales for Asia.

Nick Jeffery to succeed Bernie Han as Frontier CEO
News Wire Feed | 12/15/2020

Appointment of Jeffery, the former CEO of Vodafone UK, takes effect March 1, 2021. Han to stay on Frontier board.

AT&T launches mmWave 5G in Chicago
News Wire Feed | 12/14/2020

AT&T said it will offer millimeter wave (mmWave) 5G services under its 5G+ brand in parts of Chicago.

Verizon, SAP to test 5G
News Wire Feed | 12/14/2020

Verizon said it set up a 5G network at SAP Labs in Palo Alto, California, in order to encourage innovations with the technology.

T-Mobile begins pushing 5G racing drones
News Wire Feed | 12/14/2020

T-Mobile inked an agreement with The Drone Racing League in order to begin developing racing drones with 5G connections.

Comcast's FreeWheel taps chief revenue officer for US
News Wire Feed | 12/14/2020

Mark McKee has served as FreeWheel's acting CRO since January 2020.

SES nets deal for satellite ground station
News Wire Feed | 12/14/2020

Ground station at the Pivotel teleport in New South Wales, Australia will support SES's next-gen satellite broadband constellation, O3b mPOWER.

Cable One extends pandemic relief measures through end of 2021
News Wire Feed | 12/14/2020

Extensions include availability of 15-Meg plan for $10 for first three months, Wi-Fi access and participation in 'K-12 Bridge to Broadband' program.

Plume touts deployment milestone
News Wire Feed | 12/14/2020

Smart home software supplier says it has crossed 20 million 'active' households deployed with more than 150 service providers.

WeWork to install indoor 5G with Verizon, Corning
News Wire Feed | 12/11/2020

Verizon and Corning are offering indoor 5G equipment, and WeWork said it would install the product in 10 locations nationwide.

NEC to build modules for cell towers in space
News Wire Feed | 12/11/2020

NEC said it will supply the modules for SpaceMobile's low-Earth orbit satellites, which promise to connect directly to existing cellphones.

EPIX joins FuboTV's premium programming lineup
News Wire Feed | 12/11/2020

Carriage deal covers live feeds, VoD and select programming in 4K.

Casa Systems joins TIP's OpenBNG effort
News Wire Feed | 12/11/2020

OpenBNG is a result of a collaboration between Telefónica, Deutsche Telecom, BT and Vodafone.

CableLabs-SCTE combo approved
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2020

Following SCTE membership vote, SCTE/ISBE will become a subsidiary of CableLabs effective January 1, 2021.

DT, Microsoft ink 7-year cloud deal
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2020

Deutsche Telekom said it will migrate the majority of its internal IT workloads mainly to Microsoft's Azure by 2025.

RED files to be TV white space database administrator in Canada
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2020

RED Technologies said it filed to become a TV white space (TVWS) database administrator in Canada.

FCC approves Huawei 'rip and replace' program, but funding MIA
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2020

The FCC voted unanimously to approve the Secure and Trusted Communications Networks Act of 2019, which will require some US network operators to remove equipment from Huawei or ZTE. However, the action still requires funding from Congress.

Versa Secure SD-WAN integrates with AWS Transit Gateway Connect
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2020

Versa Networks intros high-performance connectivity via secure SD-WAN with AWS Transit Gateway Connect.

Former Charter engineering exec Jim Blackley joins Vecima board
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2020

Network and video tech company announced voting results of annual general meeting of shareholders held December 7.

T-Mobile Czech Republic tests transparent glass antennas and windows
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2020

Trial of 'Waveattoch' antennas in Europe with AGC aims to lower signal attenuation.

ViacomCBS taps new international head of networks
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2020

Raffaele Annecchino succeeds David Lynn in role of president and CEO of unit.

CBS All Access adds 'Kids Mode,' individual user profiles
News Wire Feed | 12/9/2020

Family-friendly changes arrive ahead of next year's rebrand of the streaming service as Paramount+.

Airspan nabs deal with Canada's TeraGo
News Wire Feed | 12/9/2020

TeraGo in Canada said it plans to use fixed wireless equipment from Airspan's Mimosa business for its network expansion.

Geoverse intros private wireless network service
News Wire Feed | 12/9/2020

Geoverse said its new Network as a Service (NaaS) platform will support new functionality for enterprises deploying private wireless networks.

Harmonic gets a piece of Edge Networks' ATSC 3.0-based pay-TV platform
News Wire Feed | 12/9/2020

Evoca, Edge Network's service in Boise, Idaho, that uses both ATSC 3.0 broadcast signals and OTT delivery, uses Harmonic's VOS 360 live streaming platform and Electra X live video processor.

PacketFabric launches flat rate pricing for hybrid cloud connectivity
News Wire Feed | 12/9/2020

PacketFabric's new pricing is $100 per month for hosted hybrid cloud connections up to 1 Gbit/s, for both metro and long-haul capacity in the US and Europe.

AccuWeather TV storms onto Charter's lineup
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

Service will debut in January on Charter's 'Select' and higher pay-TV tiers.

Gluware launches new version of IBN automation platform
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

New multi-engine architecture automates multi-vendor, multi-domain networks with new SaaS deployment options, pricing tiers and multi-cloud integration.

Cisco vows to keep improving Webex
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

Cisco promises to make Webex 'deliver virtual experiences that are 10x better than in-person interactions.'

Verizon turns to Simon Fuller to make 5G content
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

Verizon said it inked an agreement with entertainment company Simon Fuller to make 'storytelling and entertainment' using 5G, virtual reality (VR) and extended reality (XR).

Telecom vet John Giere to lead Optiva as president and CEO
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

Giere has served with leading global vendors, including Openwave Mobility, Alcatel-Lucent and Ericsson.

Verizon turns to Motorola Solutions for new PTT service
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

Verizon said it will offer a new push-to-talk (PTT) service to public safety users via an agreement with vendor Motorola Solutions.

AT&T puts FBI onto FirstNet
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

The FBI will put $92M toward its FirstNet contract with AT&T, which the operator said is the largest commitment to FirstNet by a law enforcement or public safety agency.

Utility NextEra acquires eIQ Mobility for mobility planning
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

Utility company NextEra Energy Resources said it acquired eIQ Mobility for mobility planning for electric vehicles.

Chipmaker Marvell intros products for 5G open RAN
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

Marvell is now offering a range of silicon options supporting 5G transmissions on open RAN equipment.

Canada's Xplornet promises rural 5G with Ericsson
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

Xplornet Communications in Canada said it would deploy rural 5G services in rural areas with equipment from Ericsson.

Verizon Business adds Silver Peak to SD-WAN portfolio
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

Verizon Business enterprise customers can utilize the Silver Peak Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN edge platform to help accelerate the deployment of secure, integrated WAN connectivity from Edge-to-Cloud.

AWS, ViacomCBS connect on streaming
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

Media giant picks AWS as its preferred broadcast cloud provider.

Hallmark Movies & More launches on Xumo
News Wire Feed | 12/8/2020

Deal with Xumo, a free, ad-supported streaming service now part of Comcast, is Crown Media Family Network's first advertising VoD partnership.

Roku adds financial muscle to board
News Wire Feed | 12/7/2020

Streaming and advanced ad specialist appoints Laurie Simon Hodrick and Gina Luna to board.

Ericsson shows off 1.5 Gbit/s over C-band
News Wire Feed | 12/7/2020

A day ahead of the start of the C-band spectrum auction, Ericsson said it managed to reach 1.5 Gbit/s speeds on the band using its advanced MIMO equipment.

Dish to pay record-breaking $210M fine for dodgy telemarketing
News Wire Feed | 12/7/2020

The case from 2009 finally winds its way through court and results in Dish being told to pay a historic civil penalty.

Qualcomm, Docomo push carrier aggregation below 6GHz
News Wire Feed | 12/7/2020

Docomo in Japan said it recorded speeds up to 4.2 Gbit/s on its 5G network thanks to carrier aggregation technology working in spectrum below 6GHz.

Cisco to buy IMImobile for about $730M in cash
News Wire Feed | 12/7/2020

Contact center and customer support software specialist added to Cisco's collaboration business.

Huawei commits to greater support for the digitalization of European SMEs
News Wire Feed | 12/4/2020

Representatives from European Parliament, SME associations, and SMEs themselves joined experts from Huawei today for the second round of Huawei European Innovation Day 2020, held online in Germany.

TIM pushes 5G fixed wireless 4 miles in mmWave spectrum
News Wire Feed | 12/4/2020

TIM, Ericsson and Qualcomm clocked 1Gbit/s speeds on 5G in millimeter wave (mmWave) 26GHz spectrum across 6.5 km for fixed wireless.

Telco industry vet joins Synamedia
News Wire Feed | 12/4/2020

Late of Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent, Jean-Francois Pigeon has been named GM and SVP of the EMEA region.

Warner Bros. to distribute 2021 film slate via HBO Max and theaters
News Wire Feed | 12/3/2020

Flicks such as 'Dune' and 'Matrix 4' tied into studio's pandemic-driven hybrid distribution model. HBO Max subs will get access to titles for one month during theatrical window.

Former TiVo, Arris exec joins Ribbon Communications
News Wire Feed | 12/3/2020

Sean Matthews named EVP, corporate development at Ribbon.

DARPA puts $30M toward ONF's Aether 5G Connected Edge Cloud platform
News Wire Feed | 12/3/2020

The US Department of Defense's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is allocating $30 million for Cornell, Princeton and Stanford universities to build a network using the Open Networking Foundation's (ONF) Aether 5G Connected Edge Cloud platform.

JMA, Federated, others provide 4G/5G CBRS network in Colorado military base
News Wire Feed | 12/3/2020

JMA Wireless and Federated Wireless are among the suppliers of a 4G/5G network running in 3.5GHz CBRS spectrum in the US Army base at Fort Carson, Colorado, organized by US Ignite.

VergX partners with Versa Networks for SASE and secure SD-WAN
News Wire Feed | 12/3/2020

Powered by Versa, VergX expands its home and SMB solutions to deliver SASE and secure SD-WAN services.

Nextlink to expand with Aviat
News Wire Feed | 12/2/2020

Nextlink said it will extend its fiber backbone using Aviat's WTM 4000 microwave and multi-band platform.

Lumen offers Data Access Accelerator for data management
News Wire Feed | 12/2/2020

Lumen said its new Data Access Accelerator will allow enterprises to quickly access their data anywhere in the world.

Access Communications rolls out Harmonic's 'CableOS' platform
News Wire Feed | 12/2/2020

Canadian operator joins list of service providers that are deploying Harmonic's virtualized, software-based platform for HFC and FTTP networks.

Cogeco names Zouheir Mansourati as SVP and CTO
News Wire Feed | 12/2/2020

Mansourati is late of Vitruvi, Telus and Bell-Northern Research.

Altice USA wraps 49.99% sale of Lightpath unit
News Wire Feed | 12/1/2020

Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners is snaring a sizable piece of the fiber-powered enterprise services unit for an implied enterprise value of $3.2 billion.

'Wonder Woman 1984' to stream in 4K on HBO Max
News Wire Feed | 12/1/2020

Movie will also be first title to debut on the streaming service in other advanced formats, including HDR 10, Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos.

Cable TV Pioneers induction set for December 4 telecast
News Wire Feed | 12/1/2020

This year's gala will be televised on C-SPAN 3 and streamed on C-SPAN.org December 4 at 9 p.m. ET.

Verizon's AWS edge site goes live in Vegas
News Wire Feed | 12/1/2020

Verizon's 5G edge computing service is now live in Las Vegas via the operator's new AWS Wavelength installation.

Siklu, Schréder team for wireless light pole
News Wire Feed | 12/1/2020

Siklu and Schréder said they would jointly design a light pole that includes various technologies including 5G.

AT&T to support Nokia's WING for IoT
News Wire Feed | 12/1/2020

Nokia's WING product supports various enterprise IoT services, and AT&T said it would support the offering.

Midco teams with Clearfield on wireless backhaul deployment
News Wire Feed | 12/1/2020

Midco is using supplier's products to create point-to-point wireless backhaul connections tailored for rural areas.

Intelsat closes deal for Gogo Commercial Aviation
News Wire Feed | 12/1/2020

John Wade will remain president of Gogo Commercial Aviation, now a division of Intelsat.

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