The test traffic was transmitted between two Juniper Networks QFX 5220 packet platforms across two Ciena 6500 platforms powered by WaveLogic 5 Extreme (WL5e) coherent optics.
The Free Press said the FCC is taking it easy on telcos, with meaningless fines issued more than a year after significant privacy violations.
Cable modem maker said Q4 sales rose 41.5% to $10.6 million.
Hamilton, an exec late of Netcracker and Modo Labs, had been serving the modem maker as 'acting' CFO.
Bags GLOMO award, finally.
Dallas succeeds Jim Douglas, who has decided to step down as president and CEO.
Cable op adds 94,000 residential broadband subs in period, a 15.7% year-on-year increase.
Mega CEO Phil Spencer joins organization's board of directors. Mega operates Northland Communications, Eagle Communications and Vyve Broadband.
Cisco's optical interconnect whiz kids won't be at OFC 2020.
Operator cooperates with Huawei to build a 5G transport network using Huawei's optical cross-connect (OXC) and 200G solution.
Project uses Huawei's OptiXtrans solution to enable full-mesh services and one-hop transmission, reducing network latency.
Ericsson said its dynamic spectrum sharing solution is now commercially available, and that it is now being deployed by operators including Telstra, Swisscom and Ooredoo.
The GSMA announced it gathered operators including China Unicom, Deutsche Telekom, Orange, SK Telecom, Telefonica and TIM to develop an interoperable platform for edge computing.
Sprint said its SD-WAN service is now available globally through an expanded relationship with vendor VMware.
Sprint said it's working with Swisscom and Telia Company to sell its Curiosity IoT platform to customers in Europe.
Company will invest in community development financial institutions which will lend to small businesses in underserved communities in Charter's footprint.
Altran is sharing its intelligent edge computing platform and research to improve the reliability and performance of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).
The CBRS Alliance said its new specifications for 5G operations in the 3.5GHz CBRS band align with the 3GPP's Release 15 specifications.
Altibox will use the device to stream services in Norway and Denmark.
The FCC said that US telecom companies that have received Universal Service funds from the US government must tell the agency if they've used that money to buy equipment from Chinese companies Huawei and ZTE.
Nokia said it can support sliced network applications running in private and public clouds starting this summer.
Set for a June premiere, Sandboarding on Dragon Hill doc highlights the gravity-defying sport in the emerging video format.
Says deal will broaden its range of FTTH products.
Offerings help operators quickly build gigabit full-fiber access networks and achieve business success in broadband markets, says vendor.
Virtual MVPD says it will be updating its app for Fire TV soon.
Case remanded for jury trial, ad-tech company says.
Charter, Qualcomm Ventures, Belkin and Service Electric Cablevision join Liberty Global among vendor's equity investors.
The ETSI ISG F5G aims at studying the fixed-network evolution required to match and further enhance the benefits that 5G has brought to mobile networks and communications.
Optical equipment vendor posts fourth-quarter revenues of $384.6 million and full-year revenues of almost $1.3 billion.
Regional Internet service provider Watch Communications, which operates fixed wireless and fiber networks, said it acquired fixed wireless operator Q Wireless to expand its footprint in western Kentucky and southeastern Indiana.
Major components vendor decides to sit out OFC because of the global COVID-19 outbreak.
CAT, Thailand's national telecom operator, and Huawei announced that they will build Southeast Asia's first OTN premium private line network.
Telco giant teams up with Huawei in streamlining enterprise and transport connectivities for enhanced customer experience.
At the Huawei products and solutions launch in London, Huawei unveiled the world's first series of ONTs OptiXstar V864/K654 with embedded AI.
Iger to assume exec chairman role through 2021, direct Disney's 'creative endeavors.'
Company says it has obtained a municipal franchise by the city to build a 1,100-mile fiber-to-the-premises network.
2019 marks the latest milestone year for service provider migration of voice and communications to cloud platforms.
Infinet Wireless said it constructed a wireless network in north-central Mexico.
Rakuten Mobile in Japan selected Nokia to manage its virtualized core network.
Verizon, Qualcomm and Samsung said they used carrier aggregation technology – combining eight channels of 5G transmissions in 28GHz spectrum – to reach 4.2Gbit/s speeds on an unnamed Motorola flagship phone.
Industry's first E2E 400GE routers oriented towards the 5G and cloud era, claims vendor.
Partnerships designed to help customers in Charleston cut the cord on pay-TV, WOW says.
Mavenir is to collaborate with multiple partners on the launch of the Evenstar remote radio head (RRH) platform for open RAN deployments that is being developed by the Telecom Infra Project (TIP).
Wade Davis set to become CEO of Univision when deal closes.
Cisco has announced a range of new hardware and software products for network operators, including router models for radio access network fronthaul transport.
New 'Incognito' taps into vendor's AI-powered platform.
Even cloud service providers can rent cloud services, hardware, software and the whole shebang from Dell.
Facebook Connectivity, along with our community of partners, aims to break down these barriers by developing new technologies, business models and programs that reduce the cost of providing high-quality Internet.
EdgeConneX announced a new teaming with Ori Industries to develop edge computing services for the Internet of Things, 5G, gaming and other edge-dependent services in Europe.
Verizon and Emory Healthcare announced a new partnership to develop and test 5G in the healthcare industry, an effort that includes Verizon installing 5G in the Emory Healthcare Innovation Hub.
Service provider adds an OTT-TV option for its broadband customers.
CenturyLink, AT&T remain atop Vertical System Group's leaderboard for 2019.
TPG, which also owns RCN, Grande Communications and Wave Broadband, has acquired a Houston-based company that provides residential and business services to about 22,000 customers.
New suite features network implementation services, maintenance services, cloud services and professional services.
Telefónica will be able to explore further differentiation of its network services by integrating new and third-party applications over flexiWAN´s SD-WAN infrastructure.
Among moves, Joshua Bixby succeeds Artur Bergman as CEO. Bixby to stay as chief architect and executive chair.
Deutsche Telekom, Telefónica, Ericsson, Bharti Airtel, SoftBank, Loon and others are among the founding members of the new HAPS Alliance to develop High Altitude Platform Station (HAPS) vehicles to beam Internet connections from the stratosphere.
Organization's 27th Annual Summit set for March 18 in Washington, DC.
The FCC said it will host a forum on 5G virtualized radio access networks on Thursday, March 26, 2020.
Sprint and T-Mobile announced new financial terms to their proposed merger wherein Deutsche Telekom will own 43% of the combined company and SoftBank will own 24%. The remainder will be held by public shareholders.
The National Association of Broadcasters said it is prepared to devote resources to address concerns about the new coronavirus as it nears its annual event in Las Vegas.
Cable and wireless vendor also swings to a net loss of $25.7M.
The US Department of Labor issued a $6 million grant to the Wireless Infrastructure Association (WIA), which represents the nation's cell tower companies, for training new 5G installation technicians.
She succeeds D'Arcy Rudnay, who is retiring after 16 years leading communications at the company.
Introduces StreetSmart portfolio of fiber management products.
As eSIM technology gains momentum, the SIMalliance said it will open up its membership beyond traditional SIM vendors and will change its name to the Trusted Connectivity Alliance (TCA).
Corning and Qualcomm said they will develop products to support millimeter wave (mmWave) 5G networks for indoor installations in places like enterprises and public venues.
Network includes simplified radio access network (RAN), smart IP network, ultra-high-bandwidth transport network, green connections and AI-enabled end-to-end 5G services.
Rapid Threat Defense identifies and stops threats based on customer-set policies.
Company, which acquired Arris last year, posted quarterly net sales of $2.3B.
Huawei's Ryan Ding delivers keynote at London launch.
He's the former CEO of Arris, which merged with CommScope in 2019.
Imagine will power the cloud-based, platform agnostic service for ad insertion for IP-based video streams.
Ciena said its new 5G routers can support technologies including eMBB (enhanced Mobile Broadband), mMTC (massive Machine-Type Communications) and ultra-reliable Low-Latency Communications (urLLC).
Puerto Rican provider AeroNet said it plans to test Facebook's Terregraph wireless technology to offer high-speed broadband services in the country's Old San Juan area.
Cradlepoint announced a new range of 5G modems and adapters for enterprises, and said operator Telstra would be the first to sell them commercially.
Zayo said it will provide fiber backhaul offerings for providers that participate in Microsoft's Airband effort for fixed wireless in rural areas.
Dish ends 2019 with 11.99 million pay-TV subs, including 9.4 million satellite TV subs and 2.59 million Sling TV customers.
Company is in process of merging with Xperi Corp.
Enterprises can remotely deploy multiple virtual network functions. Solution available to mid-market and large enterprises worldwide.
ConvergeOne today announced that it has expanded its SD-WAN portfolio with the launch of its Secure SD-WAN managed services offering powered by Cisco Viptela.
PR firm Silver Telegram said it will host networking events in Barcelona for people who had planned to attend the MWC and 4YFN events that the GSMA canceled due to the coronavirus.
Ad-supported news streaming service expands reach via Hisense's Vidaa platform.
Cable co-op inks agreements with Techint for digital marketing, CCI Systems for consultative services and PerfectVision for price discounts on cabling, grounding supplies and tools.
The National Cable Television Cooperative represents hundreds of independent broadband and cable ops.
Qualcomm said its newest 5G smartphone chipset, the Snapdragon X60, supports a wide range of newer 5G technologies including support for aggregation in spectrum bands below 6GHz and in millimeter wave bands.
Under the auspices of the Telco Security Alliance, AT&T, Singtel and Telefónica said they will share cybersecurity intelligence.
Sprint, OneWeb and Delta Air Lines are among the companies that have teamed up under the auspices of the new Seamless Air Alliance to create a standard for beaming Internet connections to airplanes.
Etisalat said it will test Parallel Wireless's open RAN equipment across its markets in the Middle East, Asia and Africa.
SCTE/ISBE says top agenda topics at event will include connected applications, operational innovation that optimizes network performance and new workforce technologies.
New 60GHz hardware delivers peak data rate of 4.6 Gbit/s, company says.
Fiber-optic company hosts conference looking at opportunities for innovation and development.
Honeycutt, an exec late of Discovery, Fox and Google, succeeds Naomi Climer.
Motorola Solutions said a jury found that China's Hytera engaged in trade secret theft and copyright infringement involving Motorola's two-way radios and repeaters.
Ericsson said it was able to reach speeds of up to 4.3 Gbit/s on a 5G connection using 800MHz of millimeter wave spectrum and a Qualcomm chipset.
Verizon said its millimeter wave 5G network is now up and running in 24 stadiums for football, hockey and basketball.
Sherma named CEO of Com Net, will leave ACAC on March 23.
Customer relationship losses improve to 26,000 versus the year-ago period.
The U.S. Department of Justice expanded its existing complaint against China's Huawei to include the theft of trade secrets, among other accusations.
Verizon is now the official wireless and 5G partner of NASCAR, and will install upgraded wireless and WiFi equipment in 12 of the outfit's racetracks during the next three years.
Startup Essential, headed by Android luminary Andy Rubin, announced it will cease operations.
Telenor is the first mobile network operator to join Ericsson's 'Industry Connect' effort to sell private 4G and 5G networks to enterprises.
Telefónica said it will use Mavenir's virtualized IMS (IP Multimedia Subsystem) solution for its voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) and voice-over-WiFi (VoWiFi) offerings.
Company focused on Tier 2/3 providers adds a mix of WiFi routers and extenders, DOCSIS and GPON gateways and home network management software to its portfolio.
Two additions, Network Intelligence and Omni Network Channel, join company's broader Network Services offering and use automation and predictive analytics to address new complexities.
Zone TV's AI-powered, personalized video platform features 13 channels with thousands of hours of OTT-delivered programming.
Cisco reports quarterly revenue of $12 billion, a 4% drop year-over-year, with a 5 percent increase in earnings per share.
Altice USA today reports results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2019.
Cohere Technologies says its standards-based channel detection, estimation and prediction, as well as precoding, software is ready for trials.
Altice hopes to improve the connectivity experience for its customers through whole-home intelligent mesh WiFi system.
Median usage of 250GB would represent a 24.9 % increase from the 2019 median of 190.7GB, OVBI report finds.
New cloud-based SD-WAN edge platform offers open platform for versatility and scalability.
Startup Celona said it has notched 'multiple real-world deployments' of its technology designed to bridge the gap between 5G and enterprise IT infrastructure.
Raycap said it purchased Apelio to improve its small cells for 5G.
Nokia and SoftBank said they demonstrated technology to support non-standalone 5G technology in connected cars.
Following a judge's move not to block the proposed transaction, T-Mobile's incoming CEO said the merger should close before April 1, 2020.
Creates global SaaS-based collaboration software business.
Report reveals accelerated 5G timetables as strategies shift in search of true market differentiation and a quicker path to revenue growth.
Partnership agreement has been approved for three years with two option years.
Ciena is cancelling its plans to exhibit and participate at the upcoming Mobile World Congress 2020 event.
Accedian said it will connect with customers, partners and prospects in the coming weeks to demo tech and talk up portfolio.
Vendor cancels MWC plans citing concerns over the continued coronavirus outbreak.
EdgePresence, which is building mini data centers for edge computing, said that Karen Diebel is the company's new CEO.
Cloud services company Cloudflare said it will use EdgeMicro's edge computing data centers across roughly 30 sites.
The lab, to showcase 5G use cases, is Verizon's first 5G-enabled facility for development and collaboration located outside the US.
Cites concerns about the health and safety of employees, partners stemming from the spread of coronavirus.
Multi-year deal will provide 11 million Liberty Global subs in Europe with access to the SVoD streaming service via operator-supplied set-top boxes.
OneWeb, one of several companies hoping to offer high-speed Internet connections from space, said it launched 34 new satellites.
Verizon said it will demonstrate 5G technology via a 4K 360-degree camera placed on the red carpet during the Oscars movie awards event this weekend.
Carrier says LTE-M covers 90% of its network, plans full coverage by the second quarter of 2020.
Working with Arkessa, Arm and Truphone, STM combines embedded SIMs with IIoT.
GSMA says the show must go on and that it's of great importance to continue to convene the industry at this critical time, even if Ericsson isn't attending.
Ericsson cites "responsibility for the health and safety of employees, customers and other stakeholders" as coronovirus outbreak starts to impact major business decisions.
Deal with Vidaa, a subsidiary of the TV maker, will bring Pluto TV's free, ad-supported OTT service to streaming platform in US, Europe and Latin America.
NBA star and startup investor joins Comcast Ventures's Catalyst Fund as a venture partner.
T-Mobile is planning more 5G phone launches in 2020.
Says US fixed broadband satellite ARPU reached $89.71, an increase of 15% despite flat subscriber growth.
Sinclair is ninth member of broadcast TV organization fixing to deploy 'NextGen TV' services later this year in major US markets.
Chinese handset vendor ZTE said it will show off a range of 5G devices at the upcoming MWC trade show in Barcelona, Spain.
Deutsche Telekom's certification completes chipset's global certification, Altair claims.
Tower company Phoenix Tower International said Blackstone has completed a successful recapitalization of the company, which executives said will position it well for 5G.
AI startup Cloudminds said it donated 5G-connected 'cloud robots' that can disinfect things, deliver medicine and measure temperature to the Wuhan Tongji Tianyou Hospital, the center of the coronavirus outbreak.
Southern Linc said it will use Ericsson's Group Radio Mission Critical Push-to-Talk (MCPTT) service on its LTE network.
The Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN) Alliance said it worked with members of the EMEA Satellite Operators Association (ESOA) to test how 5G might be sent directly from satellites to conventional smartphones.
OSS, billing and customer care specialist pulled down revenues of $254.7 million in Q4.
The FCC's chairman said he is proposing new rules that would allow fixed wireless operations in rural areas in 'white space' spectrum to transmit at higher power levels with higher antennas.
AMC Networks and Discovery first programming clients for '605 PLATF0RM.'
Following the acquisition of the majority of IHS Markit's technology business, Informa Tech has launched Omdia, a new research firm that combines the analyst teams from Ovum, the IHS Markit technology business acquired in 2019, Tractica and more.
Operating losses at Disney's direct-to-consumer/international unit jumped from $136 million, to $693 million in fiscal Q1 due to costs associated with Disney+ launch.
Telia Carrier has deployed a 400 Gigabit Ethernet-ready backbone network using Cisco NCS5500 series routers.
Deutsche Telekom subsidiary T-Systems said its EdgAIR-branded edge computing platform will use Wind River's cloud software, an effort designed to address campus networks supporting 5G and other technologies.
As they await a decision on a lawsuit against their proposed merger, T-Mobile and Sprint said they would team up to combat robocalls using the STIR/SHAKEN standard.
CTIA, the main trade group for big US wireless network operators, released a new study showing how the US stacks up against other countries in terms of spectrum availability for 5G. The association also called for the release of more spectrum for 5G in the US.
Amplex Internet said it plans to expand its fixed wireless service with equipment from Cambium Networks running in the newly freed 3.5GHz CBRS spectrum band.
Total revenues rise 7.5%, also aided by higher margins for video products.
Businesses can now get Cisco Meraki managed by TPx.
Scott Puopolo, CEO since 2017, is stepping down.
TCL Communication, which had a license to sell BlackBerry-branded smartphones globally, said as of the end of August it will no longer be selling BlackBerry-branded mobile devices.
Sector revenues will dip from $13 billion in 2019, to $11 billion, in 2024, Dell'Oro Group predicts.
Data center operator DataBank said it completed its sale of its fiber and telecom business LightBound to fiber provider Everstream.