Wireless IoT forum launches to accelerate development of the Internet of Things. Forum will drive standards and counter fragmentation in licensed and unlicensed wireless M2M market.
The fiber manufacturer wraps up the acquisition of Samsung's fiber optics unit, a deal announced last December.
Verizon Enterprise is teaming with Deloitte to offer enterprises risk assessment and management services devoted to reducing cyber security breaches and mitigating those that occur.
CSG will provide centralized data management across the company's business operations.
Vendor's DTN-X chosen for data center interconnection across long-haul European route.
Telefonica news extends its footprint in Asia with a key South Korean agreement.
Software router is designed for advanced networking and cloud interconnection.
Looking to make network licensing more flexible and predictable.
The software is already in use in the carrier's NFV Reference Lab.
Comcast Business launches 10 Gigabit-per-Second ethernet services across six towns and cities in New London County, Conn.
MaxLinear ISDB-T receiver earns industry-leading Brazilian LTE immunity certification.
Spirent Landslide Diameter will help operators test their signaling protocols to ensure they're launching the most efficient and optimized Diameter services.
Startup closes on $21 million in Series B funding from Intel and others to bring WebRTC to enterprise applications.
Infoblox appoints Alan Conley as chief technology officer.
Vendor introduces flexible wavelength routing for long-haul optical networks using its 1830 PSS platform; deploys capability for Verizon.
Vodafone has struck new agreements with Visa and Carta Worldwide to enable contactless card payments via NFC-enabled SIM cards in multiple European markets from Q2.
Alcatel-Lucent is to supply FDD LTE radio access network equipment for China Telecom's rollout in 40 cities across 12 provinces.
SON specialist Reverb Networks has joined the OSS Interoperability Initiative (OSSii) through an agreement with Nokia Networks.
Arista will provide switches and software. Supermicro will provide servers and storage in pre-configured racks.
Enables Anvato media customers to natively ingest and publish video to Facebook, enhancing end-user engagement.
Synacor launches Cloud ID SDK to simplify mobile app development and subscriber login experience.
Vodafone India has acquired spectrum in 12 telecom circles in the March 2015 spectrum auction for a total cost of INR 258.1 billion ( GB pound 2.78 billion).
Harmonic will introduce the Electra(TM) X family of advanced media processors, the world's first encoder platform to support live, full-frame, frame-pipeline ultra HD encoding, as well as graphics, branding and playout support for broadcast and OTT delivery.
Adds WiFi connectivity to its automated test process and ability to run fiber testing applications on Android devices.
New whitepaper details business drivers and market opportunities for LBS over WiFi.
Unified, service-driven toolset addresses convergence of video content delivery platforms to streamline updates to channel lineups and speed service deployment.
Financing underscores Quickplay's market leadership; company will invest in growth acceleration and expansion into new markets.
New specialized team collaborates with services providers and enterprises to understand and shape the future network.
NetworkIP's technology enables MVNOs on the Sprint network to add pay-as-you-go and/or unlimited international calling plans with support for blocking calls to specific countries.
Lightconnect is targeted at intra-data center interconnection of Calient's Optical Circuit Switches to create virtual Pod-based data centers.
SIGFOX and NarrowNet today announced that NarrowNet will become the exclusive SIGFOX network operator in Portugal.
CityFibre today announces that the Joint Venture with Sky and TalkTalk to build a city-wide, pure fibre-to-the-premises network in the City of York has successfully completed the first phase of its construction.
PMC-Sierra says its new DIGI-G4 processor boosts OTN line card capacity to 400G and reduces power by 50%.
Optical vendor joins with other Optical Internetworking Forum members to showcase 56 Gbit/s Common Electrical Interface.
Vendor targets Centralized Baseband RAN architectures in LTE networks with OTN-based solution for fronthaul networking.
Ciena augments its existing SDN testbed program by joining National Science Foundation project.
Companies demonstrate MACOM semiconductor in 100G/400G transceivers with Kaiam module.
Apps are believed to be the first developed through the operator-oriented SDN platform of the Open Network Operating System group.
Oracle this week will demonstrate its Network Service Orchestrator's ability to intelligently manage virtualized resources in a way that best supports specific network functions.
Attendees from Spark community gather in Bay Area Spark Meetup at Huawei USA R&D Center.
MACOM introduces 10 Gbps burst mode laser driver with integrated limiting amplifier and clock and data recovery for next-generation passive optical network.
Accedian Networks is offering a virtualized approach to service assurance using software and small programmable hardware modules that supports bandwidth-on-demand and hybrid cloud delivery.
New Celtic-Plus project explores the potential to use copper lines powered by G.fast for High-speed backhaul applications.
Deutsche Telekom's investment arm, Telekom Capital, contributes to $8 million series A funding round to help the startup build the world's most comprehensive app marketplace for cars.
Verizon plans to test and deploy the equipment on portions of its 100G metro network this year, with plans to turn up live traffic in 2016.
FourthWall Media's second-by-second set-top box viewing information from approximately 2 million US households across 90 DMAs now available through AOL's video buying platform.
Southeast Asia's largest pay-TV operator opts for Thomson video processing knowhow.
Carrier's innovation lab will include research companies, startups and vendors working on developing the new communications standard.
Vendor adds range of OTDR modules to the RXT, the company's flagship modular multi-service platform.
Cohere Technologies, which specializes in modulation techniques that unlock wireless network capacity, has raised $35 million in a C round of funding from investors including Australian operator Telstra.
Network software maker Sonus today advised its first-quarter revenues for 2015 would fall about one-third below previous projections due to the loss of expected orders.
The 200-micron SMF-28 Ultra 200 fiber allows for design of smaller, lighter cables with high fiber count and high density.
Vendor announces and demonstrates new FullAXS Mini connector and cable assembly system and next-generation MXC optical connector.
StarTimes deployed Conax-certified STB chipset solution from ALi Corporation, driving DTV Expansion in Africa.
Thomson video networks launches FUZE-1, an all-new playout infrastructure for channel origination and ad insertion.
SIP Trunking gives business customers ability to significantly scale communication capabilities and improves quality and reliability over traditional T-1 solutions.
Ooredoo's wholesale arm takes part in global undersea cable consortium, signs new agreement with PCCW Global for IPX services and offers 4G LTE roaming services with BICS.
Alcatel-Lucent and Chuan Wei boost connectivity with Cambodia's first ultra-broadband 100G fiber-optic data network.
Bharti Airtel to offer private network solutions for global enterprise customers on Amazon Web Services.
Rohde & Schwarz and Fraunhofer HHI realize 5G millimeter-wave channel sounding test solution.
Vendor displays second-generation Optical Virtual Switching (OvS) platform with distributed wavelength cross-connection for data center networking.
TrueFlex Single-Slot Super Transport Blade arrives with enhancements, while vendor demos client-side and line-side transceivers.
ProView 7100 is the industry's first single-rack, multiformat, integrated receiver-decoder (IRD), transcoder and MPEG stream processor to support the HEVC standard, claims vendor.
Keysight adds software module to enable performance testing of DOCSIS 3.1 components and customer premises equipment.
Infinera has unveiled two new photonic integrated circuits (PICs) designed to help network operators manage their capacity more efficiently.
Transceiver capable of 28 Gbit/s for data center needs and other Gen 6 Fibre Channel applications.
Components vendors says its new dual-rate 100G pluggable transceivers have been developed for high-speed data center and telecom network applications.
NeoPhotonics shows how it can offer modular multicast switches for the development of 'pay as you grow' metro network ROADMs.
Acacia says its AC-400 is the first Flex-Rate 400G Coherent 5x7 Transceiver Module to support the most advanced modulation modes including 8QAM, 16QAM and QPSK and that it consumes less than half the power of comparable 400G solutions.
iPhotonix today announced that the company has been selected through a competitive RFP process to support Television Internacional.
Approaching OFC 2015, the optical components vendor adds micro-integrated coherent receiver to its 100G/400G product suite.
New Q4 data from Synergy Research Group shows that headend-oriented software is accounting for an ever-larger share of video infrastructure software revenues, while content protection share of the market is declining.
NAGRA allows US satellite TV provider, DISH, and global satellite technology provider, EchoStar, to deploy dynamic VOD advertising and meet new studio requirements for content licensing.
Telekom Austria Group M2M and Rosenbauer announce partnership to provide solutions for firefighting vehicles.
EE, the UK's most advanced digital communications company, today announced that Samsung's new flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, are available with WiFi calling to pre-order on its superfast 4GEE network.
Telstra invests in a leading video data and analytics company -- Gorilla Technology Group.
Meet the Full-Band TSL and the Swept Laser-based high-speed WDL and PDL test system.
The Forum will consider ETSI NFV use cases in its carrier requirements and recommendations for the virtualization of small cells.
Demo to feature Emcore's Medallion Series CATV transmitters, optical amplification and switching equipment.
First product out in April, second in the fall.
Mirantis OpenStack integrated with Juniper Contrail Networking to enhance performance, automation and scalability in OpenStack clouds.
Transceiver is designed to comply with the 100GigE ER4 (40km transmission) and next-generation CFP4 MSA specifications.
Microsemi enters into definitive agreement to acquire Vitesse for $5.28 per share through a cash tender offer.
Dynamic ad insertion (DAI) technology is now available in more than 130 DMAs, including 48 of the top 50.
Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) trunking complements Comcast's voice portfolio.
Semiconductor firm unveils new QSFP28 SR4 and CFP4 LR4 transceiver modules as sector prepares of OFC 2015.
The ETX-2i is designed for L2 and L3 business, mobile backhaul and wholesale services.
Verizon Enterprise is expanding access to its cloud services in Melbourne, Hong Kong and Singapore with greater storage, memory and network capacity.
At MPLS SDN World Congress, BTI announces MPLS/optical convergence, along with results of EANTC interoperability test.
New Sling TV app for the Xbox One turns the gaming console into an OTT TV service.
Deviser Electronics joint venture enters the wireless test and measurement market with new handheld devices for the installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of wireless communication sites.
Nanjing Panda Electronics Co will use the vendor's TOTALeNodeB small cell software to power China Mobile's LTE network rollout.
Carrier's O2 brand is piloting a deployment with the network optimization vendor to improve the performance of its 3G network across London.
Lab test of QPSK, 8 QAM and 16 QAM over large area/low loss fiber cable has implications for future terrestrial and submarine cable builds.
Time Warner Cable, Comcast, Cox, Charter and Lightpath are top-ranked providers.
Cablevision and Home Box Office reach agreement to offer standalone streaming service HBO Now to Optimum Online customers via the Internet.
Debuts new routing software, virtual router and high-density router line cards.
Verizon this week announced an expansion of the cloud-based Unified Communications offering and global access that now includes Europe and APAC.
Korea's LG U+ is working with Affirmed Networks to deploy new networks and services on NFV to cope with video, IoT and 5G demands.
Japanese operator will use JDSU's ariesoGEO platform to improve its 3G and 4G LTE networks in downtown Tokyo.
Windstream subsidiary Allworx introduced a new VoIP communication system with native Gigabit Ethernet interfaces, improved mobile connectivity and security.
WSS series modules for compact metro and edge applications will be on display at OFC 2015.
Korean company begins North American marketing campaign for its SFP transceivers that use divided uplink and downlink wavelengths on single mode fiber to double CWDM channel capacity.
Australia's National Broadband Network Co. goes with existing supplier as it deploys hiT 7300 Multi-haul Transport Platform.
Virtualized Gateway and SDK provide bridge WebRTC and IP-based communications.
A combination of Ericsson's Media Delivery Network with Opera's Rocket platform will let mobile operators serve up targeted ads and marketing to customers.
Vendor adds two new options to cover the full range of metro cloud, data center interconnect and other metro optical applications.
The Supercore Architecture combines new silicon, upgraded system capacity and new SDN capabilities.
Company to team up with ELCON Systemtechnik, providing telecommunications service providers with comprehensive product portfolio that includes multimedia, access solutions and engineering services.
ADVA and friends to demonstrate NFV-based customer premises solution at MPLS SDN World Congress.
Interoute becomes Check Point's first Partner platform to deliver its security gateways in the cloud.
The QFX1000 switch line is built on custom silicon, with Junos Fusion software for data center management.
CenturyLink has chosen Cyan's Blue Planet as the orchestrator for its NFV deployment, becoming the first Tier 1 network operator to make that choice.
Fifth annual report on compliance with personal card industry standards show businesses are trying harder but failing to maintain compliance that would prevent data breaches.
MRV offers software-enabled feature for ROADM hardware to allow for greater traffic engineering flexibility.
Elastica closes $30 Million Series B funding round to meet rapidly growing demand for security in $91 billion enterprise cloud services market.
MACOM to ahowcase extended portfolio of optical communications technology at OFC 2015.
Espial appoints Jeff Huppertz as VP of marketing and business development.
Telco Systems is creating an Open Edge Alliance to assemble an ecosystem of players for deploying SDN and distributed NFV at the edge of the network.
New active components support infrastructure applications from 5MHz to 1225MHz.
Middle East operator partners with TSIC as its preferred global Internet backbone provider.
Rollout of WiFi calling and VoLTE forms part of GB pound 1 billion Vodafone is currently spending on its network and services across the UK.
Revenue of KRW4.261 trillion, operating income of KRW490.6 billion and net income of KRW381.8 billion.
Optical transceiver vendor hires industry vet Jeff Tordy as vice president of US carrier sales, and Christian Rookes as director of product management.
Revenue down for fourth quarter 2014, while new CEO Mark Bonney continues to refocus sales and product efforts around immediate customer needs.
The Asia-Pacific network provider deployed the Infinera Open Transport Switch SDN platform.
Managed services provider Masergy has introduced new SDN-based features that allow its business customers to self-provision branch offices and more.
The leading DAS and WiFi provider that serves consumers, carriers and advertisers worldwide, today announced that it has signed a Tier 1 US wireless carrier to a multi-year major WiFi offload agreement.
Per Hansen joins OE Solutions as vice president of marketing and sales.
TeliaSonera International Carrier moves to eliminate voice fraud using IPsoft technology.
Apple Watch available in nine countries on April 24.
International bandwidth infrastructure services provider adds Amazon Web Services to its Quick Connect portfolio in London.
Joins project to create the world's 'first open, programmable city' to support creation of innovative new smart services for citizens, business and academia.
Vapor IO is emerging from stealth mode to introduce what it calls a "hyper-modular" data center solution aimed at the edge of the network, including existing colo and CO facilities.
iPhotonix plans to launch optical access and NFV integrated solution.
Management platform can prevent the isolation of service processes, says vendor.
Mobile money transfer and payment service launches its first international money transfer corridor, between Tanzania and Kenya.
Cloud-based service enables broadcast-quality streaming for global multiscreen deployments.
Coriant aims new packet-optical platform at data center interconnection and other metro edge applications.
Lumos revenue and EBITDA decline for the year, but total data segment revenue continued to grow in the fourth quarter.
Ciena greets 2015 with first quarter with lower revenue, but expanding customer base and non-GAAP profit.
SoftBank will be a Japanese sales channel for Pertino Partners' Cloud Network Engine.
Hosted infrastructure to eliminate capex, reduce opex and accelerate time to market for multiscreen solutions.
Time Warner Cable expands TWC TV(TM) experience to Xbox One.
Alibaba's cloud service, previously limited to China, dips its toe in international waters.
Partners with Heavy Reading to present new global research.
The two companies are collaborating on a new NFV test lab and developing virtualized small cell gateway and cloud radio access network (C-RAN) solutions.
Exclusive licensing agreement with Digimetrics adds Aurora, Hydra and AutoFix software to Tektronix Automated Digital Video, audio file-based QC Solutions.
Forthnet improves satellite bandwidth efficiency, video quality and reduces TCO with integrated harmonic solution.
Japan's Softbank BB Corp. picks Coriant's 7100 Nano platform for high-speed metro network needs.
The cloud radio access network (C-RAN) uses standard Ethernet transport and doesn't require expensive or hard-to-deploy dark fiber or wavelength-division multiplexing (WDM) on the last mile.
thePlatform's mpx video publishing system to support Synacor's advanced, end-to-end, multiscreen video solutions.
By acquiring majority share of e-shelter, Japanese telecom giant becomes third largest data center operator in EU.
The software is designed to allow developers to test applications using all the features and capabilities of the commercial product.
HP tapped as technology provider and systems integrator for UNICA, the basis of Telefonica's global NFV and SDN strategy.
Charter Communications, Inc. today announced that Charter Business is now Spectrum Business. Spectrum Business leverages an advanced all-digital network to deliver reliable, full featured solutions to businesses of all sizes at an incredible value.
Broadcom announces first upstream diagnostic analyzer technology for cable operators.
Broadcom announces next-generation ultra HD Devices with MoCA 2.0 IP Interface.
Casa's MobileEdge solution delivers unprecedented performance and enhanced security.
Vendor moves toward volume production on CFP4 client-side transceivers for data center interconnect and carrier packet optical upgrades.
TNT, a global express delivery companies, has chosen Verizon Enterprise Solutions to implement its global communications infrastructure.
Dialogic, H3C and Qosmos are the latest companies to join the Open Platform for NFV open source initiative as silver members.
Passive optical network platform, small cell baseband unit, DAS, Power over Ethernet and other solutions on display in Barcelona.
CAT1 expected to enable proliferation of cellular IoT and M2M devices on LTE networks.
Qualcomm and Alcatel-Lucent join forces with T-Mobile to accelerate licensed assisted access adoption.
Telstra will use Cisco SDN and NFV to allow the carrier to rapidly launch new services and transform customer experience.
Acquisition of Mobile Virtual Evolved Packet Core Innovator expands Brocade's New IP market opportunities.
NCS is a key component of the Equinix Programmable Network.
Ericsson and Telefonica go live with Radio Dot System at MWC.