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VeEX Acquires Digital Lightwave Assets
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2016

Test system vendor VeEX has acquired the remaining assets of Digital Lightwave for an undisclosed sum.

AT&T Delivers Streaming Access for DirectTV NFL Sunday Ticket
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2016

Anyone who subscribes to DirecTV's NFL Sunday Ticket package will be able to stream every live out-of-market regular season game every Sunday afternoon.

DT Unveils Industrial IoT Monitoring Tool
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2016

Sensor detects irregularities in connected industrial installations.

Sigfox Rolls Out IoT Network in Brazil
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2016

Brazil is the 18th country to get the Sigfox treatment.

Huawei Shows Off at OpenStack Summit
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2016

Huawei and others add ways to add momentum to the OpenStack drive.

LG Uplus Deploys Huawei's Uplink 2 CC CA 4G Tech
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2016

Following a series of successful tests on live networks, LG Uplus launched UL 2CC CA technology in step with smartphones supporting uplink carrier aggregation.

Deloitte Reports on Telenor's VimpelCom Saga
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2016

Telenor was not guilty of illegal or corrupt practices at Vimpelcom, in which it owns a minor stake, but deemed weak in terms of organizational structure and management by Deloitte review team: CFO and Chief Counsel resign.

BT Deploys Zscaler to Secure Managed Cloud Services
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2016

BT integrates Zscaler cloud security access points into global network.

Light Reading & NCTC Partner to Create Multimedia Cable Content
News Wire Feed | 4/28/2016

Light Reading and the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC) today announced a comprehensive partnership to create and market multimedia content for smaller and independent cable operators.

Intel Promotes Diane Bryant to EVP
News Wire Feed | 4/28/2016

Bryant has been leading Intel’s Data Center Group as general manager and senior vice president since 2012 and will now assume the executive vice president role.

Charter Produces Solid Q1 Ahead of Mergers
News Wire Feed | 4/28/2016

Quarterly results include residential video and broadband subscriber gains for Charter.

ZTE Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 4/28/2016

ZTE reports net profit of RMB950 million in Q1, representing a 15.97% increase from the same period last year.

CITIC Telecom to Acquire Linx Telecommunications
News Wire Feed | 4/28/2016

Acquisition will boost network service coverage in central & eastern Europe.

Evolution Digital Charts Success of Hybrid STB
News Wire Feed | 4/27/2016

Evolution Digital's hybrid set-top gets a new eBOX brand name.

TiVo Launches 1TB OTA DVR
News Wire Feed | 4/27/2016

New retail TiVo Roamio OTA will sell for a one-time price of $400 starting on May 2.

Comcast Soars in Q1
News Wire Feed | 4/27/2016

Comcast marked its best first quarter in years for both video and broadband subscriber growth.

Huawei Launches Video-as-a-Service Offer
News Wire Feed | 4/27/2016

Helps carriers to quickly launch video services, reduce investment risk and shorten time-to-market, claims vendor.

Infinera Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 4/27/2016

GAAP revenue for the quarter was $244.8 million compared to $260 million in the fourth quarter of 2015 and $186.9 million in the first quarter of 2015.

StarHub Adds NAGRA's Netflix Solution for Set-Tops
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2016

NAGRA-powered platform enables StarHub to expand customers' choices by adding Netflix to the content line-up of its Fibre TV service.

Turner Plans New Streaming Movie Service
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2016

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and the Criterion Collection collaborate to develop Turner's first domestic direct-to-consumer streaming product, launching in fall 2016.

BlueJeans Partners With Equinix for Global Cloud Video
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2016

Video communications provider BlueJeans Network is looking to Equinix to expand its geographical reach.

Aviatrix Debuts Cloud Native Networking
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2016

Software comprises SDN controller and gateways to help enterprises combine public, private, and hybrid clouds.

Comcast Wins Ethernet Business In DC Suburb
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2016

Comcast is now providing Ethernet Dedicated Internet service to startup incubator Bethesda Green.

Nokia to Acquire Withings for €170M
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2016

Nokia plans to acquire Withings to accelerate entry into digital health market.

Comcast Brings Free WiFi to Wawa
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2016

In winning Wawa's WiFi business, Comcast will bring free wireless access to customers at more than 700 store locations.

Zscaler Offers Per-App Security
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2016

Cloud security provider offers software replacement for VPN that tailors security to individual apps, rather than protecting the network.

Technicolor Modems Power Comcast D3.1 Service
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2016

Technicolor's DOCSIS 3.1 modems are being used by Comcast to provide gigabit Internet service in Atlanta.

Women in Comms Adds 7 Members, Heads to Austin
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2016

Cisco, Hitachi Consulting, Infinera, Netcracker, Redknee, NetNumber and Open Networking Foundation join the Women in Comms non-profit ahead of its big one-day conference and job fair in Austin, Texas.

CityFibre Names Leeds & Bradford as Gigabit Cities
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2016

Ay up – Leeds and Bradford have got t'gigabit.

AT&T Launches Low-Income Broadband Tiers
News Wire Feed | 4/22/2016

AT&T is joining other ISPs in offering cheap broadband services to low-income households.

Cox Funds Phoenix Smart City Push
News Wire Feed | 4/22/2016

Cox is providing a three-year grant to the city of Phoenix so it can join US Ignite's "Smart Gigabit Communities" project.

Study: Smart Home Market To Double this Year
News Wire Feed | 4/22/2016

A new study commissioned by Comcast and August shows growing interest in smart home products.

Orange to Buy 65% Stake in Groupama Banque
News Wire Feed | 4/22/2016

Orange to acquire a 65% stake in Groupama Banque, which will become Orange Bank.

Microsoft Cloud Strength Highlights 3rd Quarter Results
News Wire Feed | 4/21/2016

Cloud revenue was up 3% to 8% in constant currency to $6.1 billion.

CommScope Blog: DAS Training for Women
News Wire Feed | 4/21/2016

Pinder Chauhan, director of Global Technical Support Services for the Distributed Coverage and Capacity Solutions team at CommScope, shares upcoming DAS opps for women.

ADVA Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 4/21/2016

Quarterly revenues climb to €122 million, in line with guidance.

Everynet Launches IoT Interoperability Lab
News Wire Feed | 4/21/2016

First devices from Microchip and Flashnet are already tested and the application platform from Teezle already integrated and demonstrated.

Verizon Earnings Up in Q1 2016
News Wire Feed | 4/21/2016

Higher earnings per share reported on better operating revenues.

Mitel Launches Real-Time Collaboration Tools for Businesss, Consumers
News Wire Feed | 4/21/2016

Contact center, cloud, and mobile products for collaboration and commerce.

Ericsson Announces New Top Team
News Wire Feed | 4/21/2016

Ericsson has revamped its Executive Leadership Team (ELT) and appointed regional heads, effective July 1, 2016, to tie in with its new organizational structure.

Ericsson Unveils New Corporate Structure
News Wire Feed | 4/21/2016

Ericsson says its new structure will accelerate its strategy execution and improve performance.

Ericsson Reports Q1 2016
News Wire Feed | 4/21/2016

Ericsson reported a 2% year-on-year dip in revenues to SEK 52.2 billion (US$6.43 billion) for the first quarter of 2016.

HPE Awards 24 Info Security Scholarships
News Wire Feed | 4/20/2016

Along with Applied Computer Security Associates and CRA-W, HPE has chosen 24 women studying information security to receive scholarships.

VMware Reports 5% Revenue Growth Q1 2016
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2016

The company also announced a $1.2 billion share repurchase.

Radware, 6Wind Team on Virtual Acceleration
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2016

Radware said today that certification testing shows its ADC, the Alteon NG VA, can perform at 20 Gbit/s using the 6WIND Virtual Accelerator.

Amazon Web Services Makes Amazon Inspector Available to All Customers
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2016

Security service automates vulnerability assessments for customers running applications on Amazon EC2.

Light Reading to Host 3rd Annual Big Communications Event in Austin, Texas
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2016

Light Reading's Big Communications Event, formerly the Big Telecom Event, will take place in Austin, TX, on May 23-25.

IEEE Women Engineers Host Google Hangout
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2016

Hangout on April 26 will focus on how industry leaders are paving the way for a future of women engineers through leadership, mentoring, and investing in themselves.

IBM Reports $18.7B 1Q 2016 Revenue, Cloud Revenue Up
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2016

IBM is taking hits as it transforms its business, but says its "strategic imperatives" -- which include cloud -- are strong.

Transition Unveils 40G QSFP+ Transceivers
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2016

New offering will allow network managers to cost-effectively upgrade their enterprise networks to accommodate newer, more data-intensive services, claims the vendor.

Miami-Dade County Joins AT&T's Smart City Initiative
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2016

Residents in Florida's most populous county hoping for improvements in areas like public safety, public transportation and traffic through IoT initiative.

SmartSky Networks Picks Brocade, VMware for NFV
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2016

SmartSky is deploying the Brocade Virtual Evolved Packet Core (vEPC) running on VMware vCloud NFV to implement a new network.

Ericsson Adds Unified Delivery Network Partners
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2016

Ericsson expands UDN ecosystem to include 22 members.

Tata Communications Teams With Irish TV
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2016

Tata Communications will provide full range of media services to reach 40 million Irish and Irish American residents in North America.

China Mobile Trials Nokia's HetNet, Mobile Edge Computing Capabilities
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2016

Turbocharged data capacity at Shanghai motor racing event.

Telstra Launches Cloud-Based Video Platforms
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2016

Telstra has launched two cloud-based online video platforms, the Video Monetisation Solution (VMS) and Online Video Solution (OVS), that are designed to allow customers to deliver high-quality tailored video content with flexible monetisation options.

Verimatrix Offers a New Verspective
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2016

Whips out its subscriber intelligence tools.

Ericsson Unveils MediaFirst Video Processing
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2016

Ericsson creates software-defined video processing solution for ultra-high-quality encoding and video delivery to consumers anywhere.

ETSI Mobile Edge Computing ISG Unveils Initial Specs
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2016

ETSI's Mobile Edge Computing Industry Specification Group (MEC ISG) has published its initial foundation specifications.

Sprint Launches Connected Chicago Campaign
News Wire Feed | 4/16/2016

Carrier, along with the Smart Chicago Collaborative, aims to make the city the most digitally skilled, connected and dynamic city in the US.

China Unicom, Huawei, ON.Lab, MEF Sign MoU on Central Office Innovation
News Wire Feed | 4/15/2016

Partners will develop proof-of-concept use cases that illustrate how operators can deliver agile and orchestrated MEF-defined services by using open source software and open specification hardware.

Baidu Builds DCI Network With Huawei's T-SDN Tech
News Wire Feed | 4/15/2016

Baidu has deployed Huawei's Transport SDN (T-SDN) capabilities in a next-generation data center interconnect (DCI) architecture.

Huawei, NetScout Strike OSSii MoU
News Wire Feed | 4/15/2016

The MoU allows Netscout's TrueCall geoanalytics platform to access Huawei OSS interfaces under the Operations Support Systems interoperability initiative (OSSii).

Telefónica Mexico to Deploy Ericsson's Radio Dot Small Cells
News Wire Feed | 4/15/2016

Telefónica Mexico and Ericsson reinforce indoor coverage with Radio Dot System.

Orange Closes Acquisition of Cybersecurity Specialist
News Wire Feed | 4/15/2016

Lexsi provides services in the fields of audit, consultancy, incident response and cybersecurity training to more than 400 active customers in Europe.

Türk Telekom Teams With Nokia on 5G, IoT
News Wire Feed | 4/15/2016

Nokia and Türk Telekom collaborate to advance development of 5G and Internet of Things technologies.

Operators Plan Converged Service Layer Deployments: Survey
News Wire Feed | 4/14/2016

A survey of operators commissioned by OpenCloud finds that three quarters will deploy Converged Service Layer (CSL) capabilities by 2018, with the need for service agility and the introduction of NFV cited as key drivers.

Kaltura & Harmonic Team Up on SaaS Platform for OTT
News Wire Feed | 4/14/2016

Companies team up to deliver a software-as-a-service platform that lets OTT players quickly launch 'Live to OTT' as well as VoD and time-shifted services.

Arris Delivers Local Weather OTT
News Wire Feed | 4/14/2016

Arris provided professional services and its encoding technology to The Weather Channel for design and delivery of the Local Now app.

Guavus Brings Analytics to RDK
News Wire Feed | 4/14/2016

Big data company Guavus has joined the RDK community as a licensee.

Edgeware Bows New CDN For TV
News Wire Feed | 4/14/2016

Edgeware claims video-optimized CDN architecture in new CDN service.

NeuLion Teams with Nielsen For OTT Measurement
News Wire Feed | 4/14/2016

The NeuLion Digital Platform and Encoder now work with Nielsen's Digital in TV Ratings product, allowing NeuLion customers to add OTT audience information to their ratings data.

Quickplay Announces Strategic Partnership With Harmonic
News Wire Feed | 4/14/2016

Pair plan to combine complementary capabilities to accelerate and evolve new business models in online video.

Sling TV Launches Beta Multi-Stream Service
News Wire Feed | 4/14/2016

New service is priced at $20 per month and built around Fox content.

Nokia & Accenture Tackle Digital Networks
News Wire Feed | 4/14/2016

Nokia will pick up where Accenture and Alcatel-Lucent left off in combining their technology and services to build and monetize modern networks.

BT Seeking 900 Cybersecurity Folks
News Wire Feed | 4/13/2016

If you want a job, get trained in cyber security. BT is one of many companies bulking up its staff in that area.

Jopwell Launches Portal for Minorities in Tech
News Wire Feed | 4/13/2016

Diversity-focused recruiting platform builds a site for sharing workplace perspectives and inspiration for minority students and professionals.

MoCA Approves Faster Home Networking Spec
News Wire Feed | 4/13/2016

MoCA 2.5 is capable of up to 2.5 Gbit/s actual data rates, with additional features that address network management and security.

SAP Supports White House's 'Computer Science for All'
News Wire Feed | 4/13/2016

Company agreed to maintain, or enhance, its long-standing contribution to the scientific and technical education of K–12 students across the US.

Adtran Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

Adtran reports revenues of $142.2 million for the first quarter, about flat with a year ago, and net income of $5 million, up from $3.3 million.

Box Debuts Internationalized, Localized Data Storage for Regulatory Compliance
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

"Box Zones" allow businesses to store data regionally across Europe and Asia, fulfilling local privacy and security laws.

Facebook Launches 3D Video Capture: Surround 360
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

New 3D-360 video capture system includes camera hardware design and scene-stitching software code, both available this summer.

Imagine Bows Selenio One Compression Platform
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

Software platform consolidates video compression capabilities for delivery to multiple types of applications.

DirecTV to Broadcast MLB Games in 4K
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

Satcaster DirecTV will air up to 25 baseball games in Ultra HD/4K resolution.

Huawei White Paper Shows Roadmap to 4K Bearer Network
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

The Experience-driven 4K Bearer Network aims to help telecom operators deploy 4K video that will dominate network traffic in future.

AT&T Will Show MLB Network Games in 4K
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

AT&T takes you out to the ball game with MLB Network Showcase games in 4K Ultra HD.

Quickplay & You.i TV Announce OTT Video Partnership
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

Partnership will deliver cross-platform front-end user interfaces and scalable, leading managed video solutions for pay-TV operators.

Light Reading & Cisco Team Up to Launch 'Upskill U' Online University
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

Expert thought leaders from Tier 1 CSPs, analyst firms, leading academic institutions and more to deliver lectures on network transformation challenges and business benefits aimed at service provider and enterprise decision makers.

Redknee Reports Q2 Prelims
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

Vendor blames delays in customer purchasing decisions for disappointing results.

MEF Publishes Ethernet Interconnect Point Agreement
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

Implementation deal will streamline standardized interconnection of carrier networks to maximize Carrier Ethernet 2.0 coverage.

Vodafone Americas Names Innovation Contest Finalists
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

Wireless Innovation Project finalists are competing to win $600,000 in prize money for wireless and mobile innovations designed to impact the global community.

Windstream Taps Infinera CloudExpress for DCI
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2016

Network operator using Infinera system to connect to carrier within a large data center in Chicago.

Telus Plans $1B Investment in Ontario
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2016

Significant investment across the province will increase wireless speeds and coverage, extend Telus's fiber network to more businesses.

Alibaba Group Joins OpenDaylight
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2016

The Chinese cloud giant has designed its own SDN solutions and integrated them into its network infrastructure.

Light Reading Evaluates Nokia's Virtual Network Functions
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2016

The independent test was conducted by leading networking technology test company EANTC, and paid for by Light Reading, to ensure impartial and authoritative results.

Huawei Unveils Its 'All Cloud' Strategy
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2016

Huawei adds to its digital transformation pitch with an 'All Cloud' strategy.

Teledyne Buys Wireless Test Specialist Frontline
News Wire Feed | 4/8/2016

Teledyne acquires frontline test equipment.

Dish Hopper 3 Adds Netflix 4K
News Wire Feed | 4/8/2016

The Ultra HD/4K Hopper 3 DVR from Dish is now making new 4K content available through its Netflix app.

KT, NEC Test 5G Backhaul System
News Wire Feed | 4/8/2016

KT and NEC have successfully tested a 5G backhaul solution utilizing E-band spectrum.

Maintel to Buy Azzurri Communications
News Wire Feed | 4/8/2016

Maintel is to acquire fellow UK enterprise communications services firm Azzurri Communications.

Corning to Buy AFOP for $305M
News Wire Feed | 4/7/2016

Corning says the acquisition of Alliance Fiber Optic Products (AFOP) will support its plan for growth in the cloud data center market.

SeaChange Appoints New CEO
News Wire Feed | 4/7/2016

SeaChange International has appointed Ed Terino as its new CEO, replacing Jay Samit.

Roku Launches New Streaming Stick
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2016

New streaming stick includes 8x more processing power.

Twitter Wins NFL TNF Streaming Rights
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2016

Twitter will stream Thursday Night Football for free during the 2016 NFL Regular Season.

Nokia Unveils Passive Optical LAN Package
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2016

Nokia launches Passive Optical LAN to provide businesses with a more efficient alternative to Ethernet LAN.

Bright House Expands TV Everywhere App
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2016

More than 80 networks are now available to view outside of the home on the BHTV app.

Huawei Boasts 100 Active Antenna Unit Deployments
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2016

Operators from all over the world have commercially deployed AAUs on large-scale live networks after successful trials, says vendor.

Bezeq Deploys Devicescape's WiFi Tech
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2016

Israeli operator taps into Devicescape's Curated Virtual Network.

IBM and SAP Invest in Digital Transformation
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2016

Companies plan to jointly develop cognitive extensions, enhanced customer and user experiences and industry-specific functionality for their clients.

Vivo Upgrades Netcracker Service Delivery
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2016

Brazilian operator is upgrading Netcracker’s Activation Manager platform to automate service fulfillment and reduce total cost of ownership.

Nokia Begins Job Cuts Process
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2016

Nokia launches headcount reductions as part of global reorganization program in wake of AlcaLu acquisition.

Vasona Raises $14.6M
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2016

Mobile traffic management specialist Vasona Networks has raised $14.6 million in a Series C round of funding.

Affirmed Launches Service Automation Platform
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2016

Vendor claims its Affirmed Service Automation Platform (ASAP) will allow mobile operators to reduce the time-to-market and operational costs of introducing a new service by as much as 90%.

CityFibre Adds New Partners
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2016

New partners commit 350 sites on CityFibre's national network assets.

Windstream Launches 1-Gig Service in 4 Markets
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2016

Independent network operator Windstream today announced it will deliver 1Gbit/s service in Lincoln, Neb.; Lexington, Ky.; Sugar Land, Texas and seven North Carolina communities.

Ericsson to Nab NodePrime
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2016

Ericsson is buying NodePrime for its data center automation and analytics software capabilities.

Verizon Says IoT Becoming Mainstream
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2016

Verizon announcing mainstream adoption of Internet of Things by enterprises for a variety of applications.

Dat-uh CEO Wins M2M Women of the Year Award
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2016

Connected World recognized Humera Malik for her contributions in the IoT/M2M space, giving her the annual Women of M2M/IoT award.

Dell Ranks Top 50 Tech-Savvy Global Cities
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2016

Dell names the cities that are embracing technology and empowering entrepreneurs, creating a foundation for future economic prosperity and growth

PCS Deploys Infinera's Fronthaul Gear in Malaysia
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2016

PCS deployed Infinera's Mobile Fronthaul Solution in its network to support customers as they migrate to the C-RAN architecture.

Women Out-Earn Men in the Data Center – Stratoscale
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2016

Data center infrastructure provider finds in a new survey that women, regardless of role, earn 17% more on average than their male counterparts in the data center.

Brocade to Buy Ruckus Wireless
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2016

Brocade says $1.5 billion acquisition will help it to address "critical networking requirements" from the data center to the wireless network edge.

Orange Ends M&A Talks With Bouygues
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2016

Orange board calls off consolidation talks.

Rovi Sues Comcast for Patent Infringement
News Wire Feed | 4/1/2016

Rovi claims Comcast is infringing on several patents with features like the AnyRoom DVR and X1 search function.

Verizon Completes Wireline Sale to Frontier
News Wire Feed | 4/1/2016

Frontier officially takes over Verizon landline assets in California, Florida and Texas today in a deal worth $10.5 billion.

AT&T Blog: Helping Girls Explore STEM
News Wire Feed | 4/1/2016

Christina Miller, a director in AT&T Technology Operations, discusses the importance of women in STEM.

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