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COMSovereign boasts of $10M injection
News Wire Feed | 5/28/2021

COMSovereign Holding Corp. said it inked a funding agreement worth $10 million with an investment entity managed by The Lind Partners.

Cato Networks SASE report reveals enterprise security threats
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2021

Extensive analysis of 200 billion flows across 850 enterprise networks worldwide uncovers high risk from age-old cyber defense weaknesses and leading consumer video sharing application.

Nokia, Anterix team for private wireless
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2021

Anterix and Nokia announced a deal to pair Nokia's LTE equipment with Anterix's 900MHz spectrum licenses for private wireless networks in the utility sector.

AT&T wins $306M deal with DHS
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2021

AT&T won a contract with the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for up to $306 million covering wireless and wired communications services.

Versa Networks and Google Cloud accelerate secure access to cloud workloads and branch offices
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2021

Versa SASE delivers secure SD-WAN connectivity with Google Cloud Network Connectivity Center, providing security and network control to reduce total costs of ownership.

Masergy releases 2021 State of SD-WAN Study
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2021

SD-WAN gains traction in the digital business environment with preferences for reliable, secure and hybrid access revealing how IT leaders find an ROI sweet spot.

Leading Lights Awards early-bird pricing ends on June 1
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2021

Light Reading today announced that early-bird pricing for entries to Light Reading's Leading Lights awards program will be ending soon.

Mobilitie to put 5G in up to 300 venues
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2021

Mobilitie inked a deal with global venue owner ASM Global to put 5G in up to 300 of the company's locations.

Verizon names Angie Klein as CEO of Visible
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2021

Verizon said Angie Klein would be the new CEO of Visible, replacing Miguel Quiroga.

Incompas hires former FCC commissioner Clyburn for broadband campaign
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2021

Incompas said it hired former FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn will lead its new 'Internet for all' lobbying effort.

AT&T tests WBA OpenRoaming in areas of downtown Austin
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2021

AT&T said it successfully tested the Wireless Broadband Alliance's (WBA) OpenRoaming technology for Wi-Fi in parts of Austin, Texas.

MyBundle.TV adds 'Profiles' to streaming video marketplace for ISPs
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2021

New feature adds personalization to company's streaming TV guide for company's broadband provider network.

Great Plains Communications brings fiber services to Blair and Valley, Nebraska
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2021

The construction of the fiber-optic infrastructure is underway and the projects are scheduled for completion by spring of 2022.

Amazon strikes $8.45B deal for MGM
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2021

MGM's library includes more than 4,000 films and 17,000 TV shows.

Sling TV refreshes its app
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2021

OTT-TV service provider says update adds personalization, a dedicated DVR tab and overall improved ease of use. The new app, initially in beta for Fire TV devices, will be expanded to other streaming platforms.

Dish's Boost offers free plans via government funding
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2021

Dish Network's Boost Mobile is offering free service plans through the US government's Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) program.

Lou Borrelli named CEO of NCTC
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2021

Borrelli will succeed Rick Fickle, NCTC's CEO since 2011, effective June 1.

CSG ups Liz Bauer to EVP and chief marketing and customer officer
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2021

Bauer was previously SVP, chief investor relations and communications officer.

Verizon to offer free Apple Arcade, Google Play Pass
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2021

Verizon said it will juice its mobile plans with an offer of six months of Apple Arcade or Google Play Pass.

Amdocs to put BSS/OSS solutions onto Microsoft's Azure
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2021

Amdocs said it will run its BSS/OSS solutions on top of Microsoft Azure cloud.

Versa granted 15th patent extending SASE leadership
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2021

Versa Networks announced the granting of its 15th patent related to its Versa SASE offering delivered via the cloud, on-premises, or as a blended combination of both.

Shaw shareholders OK Rogers combo
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2021

99.8% of votes cast were in favor of the deal.

NTT and INDYCAR extend entitlement partnership
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2021

NTT and the NTT INDYCAR SERIES set to enhance the Indy 500 viewing experience by powering real-time, data-driven technology at 'The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.'

FCC counts 1M signups for subsidized broadband
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2021

The FCC announced 1 million households signed up for its Emergency Broadband Benefit Program in the past week.

Verizon inks 5G deal with NBA
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2021

Verizon said it is now the 'exclusive 5G partner' of the 15 NBA teams.

AT&T agrees to $1.5M fine for overcharging DC users
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2021

Washington, DC, Attorney General Karl A. Racine said AT&T will pay $1.5 million for allegedly submitting false invoices.

NTIA awards broadband grants for 100Mbit/s service
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2021

The Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) said it will dole out $288 million in grants for broadband and is requiring speeds of at least 100 Mbit/s.

Megaport Virtual Edge brings branch-to-cloud connectivity to Fortinet Secure SD-WAN customers
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2021

Megaport Virtual Edge (MVE) enables Fortinet customers to modernize their SD-WAN connectivity, optimize network performance and reduce provisioning time from months to minutes.

Cisco reports revenue gains in Q3
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2021

Networking giant reports a GAAP EPS of $0.68 with a 7% revenue increase for the quarter ended May 1.

FTC sues Frontier over slow speeds, extra fees
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2021

The Federal Trade Commission said Frontier Communications did not provide many consumers with the Internet speeds it promised, and also overcharged many of them.

Open Systems appoints new CEO
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2021

Geoff Haydon comes to Open Systems from VMware Carbon Black, where as vice president of sales and customer operations he led global go-to-market strategy and execution.

Top US pay-TV providers lost 1.89M subs in Q1 – LRG
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2021

Those losses are similar to the 1.95 million pay-TV sub losses posted by that group in the year-ago period, according to Leitchtman Research Group.

GCI commits to 10-Gig
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2021

Alaskan operator plans to introduce 2-Gig service in 2022.

Top US ISPs added 1.02M broadband subs in Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2021

US ISPs have added more than 1 million broadband subs in four of the past five quarters, according to Leitchman Research Group.

Kentik brings network observability to public cloud environments
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2021

Kentik today announced the launch of Kentik Cloud, a new product suite for public cloud environments.

Digital Colony to acquire Landmark Dividend
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2021

Digital Colony said it inked an agreement to acquire Landmark Dividend in a deal worth $972 million.

COMSovereign to buy Saguna for edge computing and 5G
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2021

COMSovereign Holding Corp. said it will purchase Saguna Network for edge computing and 5G technology.

Atlantic Broadband selects Incognito to elevate customer experience
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2021

Incognito to automate subscriber provisioning and device management across Atlantic Broadband's fiber broadband network.

Paul Haddad named chair of FourthWall Media
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2021

Industry vet and former exec at Altice USA, A4 Media and Cablevision, takes chairman's slot at media and advertising analytics company.

Evolution Digital, Plume team on managed Wi-Fi services
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2021

Tied into deal, Evolution becomes an authorized reseller of Plume's SaaS management platform for homes and small businesses in North and South America.

Comcast Business connects with Novva Data Centers in Utah
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2021

Comcast unit to provide Novva with dual 100G fiber routes and a 40G Ethernet Dedicated Internet (EDI) connection.

Charter launches online tool for job seekers
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2021

'Spectrum Fit Finder' matches applications to local Charter jobs based on skills, interests and career goals.

DriveNets support new Broadcom ASICs
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2021

The DriveNets Network Cloud routing solution can run on Broadcom's Jericho 2c+ (J2C+) ASIC using a new white box, the NCP-36CD-S.

SoftBank, OneWeb ink agreement for satellite Internet
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2021

SoftBank and OneWeb said they would work together on satellite communications, including building ground stations in Japan for OneWeb's low Earth orbit satellite operations.

SpaceX to use Google Cloud for Starlink LEO satellite operations
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2021

SpaceX said it inked an agreement with Google Cloud to position Starlink's ground stations within Google's data center properties.

MediaKind hires add direct-to-consumer streaming, advertising expertise
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2021

Former Hulu/Disney exec Mark Ramberg named group VP of products, and ad-tech industry vet Jeff Sherwin named EVP, technology strategy and operations.

The Roku Channel to debut 30 originals on 'Streaming Day'
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2021

Roku has set May 30, the date marking the launch of the first Roku streaming player in 2008, as its self-proclaimed Streaming Day.

Velocix notches Liberty Latin American streaming deal
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2021

Velocix will help power the operator's Android TV-based streaming services in properties in South America, Central America and the Caribbean.

Cancer researcher installs private 5G from AT&T
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2021

The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC said it will run a private 5G network from AT&T.

Verizon, Capitol Music, Motown Records team for 5G, edge
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2021

Verizon, Capitol Music Group (CMG) and Motown Records said they will look at how 5G and edge computing technologies can aid the music industry.

Tarana Wireless nabs $50M for fixed wireless
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2021

Tarana Wireless said it obtained $50 million in preferred stock financing from Prime Movers Lab and others for its 'fiber-competitive Internet' technology.

ATIS' Next G Alliance launches work program for 6G
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2021

Headed by executives from Nokia, Qualcomm and others, ATIS' Next G Alliance said it's now working to 'fulfill its mission to drive North American leadership for 6G and beyond.'

VMware board names Raghu Raghuram as CEO
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2021

Sumit Dhawan appointed president Zane Rowe to continue as CFO.

SiFotonics claims 'industry first' 8x100G ER1 nWDM QSFP28 transceivers
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2021

SiFotonics said its 8x100G ER1 nWDM QSFP28 optical transceivers can enable up to 8x100G on a single pair of fiber, or 4x100G on single fiber over extended distances.

TCL supersizes its Roku TV
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2021

XL Collection, a family of sets exceeding 80 inches, includes the 85-inch, 4K-capable 4-Series TCL Roku TV.

Telefonica, Microsoft team for private 5G and edge computing
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2021

Telefónica and Microsoft said they would work together to sell 5G and edge computing services for private wireless networks.

Calix is go for Wi-Fi 6
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2021

'GigaSpire BLAST u6x' is a carrier-grade Wi-Fi 6 system and the fourth system in the company's GigaSpire BLAST lineup.

AT&T, Verizon, others lobby for $50B for domestic chip production
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2021

AT&T and Verizon are among the members of the new Semiconductors in America Coalition (SIAC) that is asking Congress for $50 billion for domestic chip manufacturing incentives and research initiatives.

Verizon to hire 1,000 new retail employees
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2021

Verizon said it will hire 1,000 new employees to work in its retail stores.

Manulife buys 30% of ExteNet Systems
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2021

A consortium led by Manulife Investment Management closed its purchase of 30% of ExteNet Systems.

Windstream weaves more fiber
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2021

'Kinetic by Windstream' extends 1-Gig fiber connections to nearly 130,000 locations in Q1 2021.

TiVo, Xandr strike connected TV ad deal
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2021

Agreement makes TiVo's ad-supported connected TV inventory, including pre-roll and in-stream content, available to buyers in the Xandr Marketplace.

GCI offers free Internet to qualified Alaskans
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2021

Initiative ties into FCC's Emergency Broadband Benefit Program.

FCC kicks off $7.17B Emergency Connectivity Fund Program
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2021

Funded by the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, new program will enable schools and libraries to buy laptops, tablets, Wi-Fi hotspots and broadband for students, school staff and library patrons during pandemic.

Verizon Business and RingCentral deliver cloud-based enterprise services
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2021

Verizon Business announced a new strategic partnership with RingCentral, which will bring cloud-based enterprise communication solutions with integrated team messaging, video meetings and a cloud phone system to enterprise businesses.

Linux Foundation, NGMN team for 5G and beyond
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2021

The Linux Foundation and the Next Generation Mobile Network Alliance (NGMN) inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on '5G and beyond.'

OneWeb to buy TrustComm
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2021

OneWeb said it will acquire TrustComm in order to target US government customers.

Verizon teams with Oak View Group for 5G
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2021

Verizon said it will build 5G into locations such as the New York UBS Arena and the Seattle Climate Pledge Arena via a partnership with Oak View Group.

UScellular, Qualcomm, others demo 1Gbit/s mmWave 5G at 4.35 miles
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2021

UScellular, Qualcomm, Ericsson and Inseego said they managed 1Gbit/s download speeds on a 5G connection in millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum at a distance of 4.35 miles.

AT&T brings mmWave 5G to Lumen Field in Seattle
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2021

AT&T said that it will offer a 5G network in its millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum at the Lumen Field sports stadium in Seattle.

TiVo Stream activations and TiVo IPTV deployments rise in Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2021

Parent company Xperi posts Q1 revenues of $221.6 million, touts licensing renewals with Frontier, Sony and Cox.

Jim Riley named Stingray's president, US operations
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2021

Industry vet is a former exec with Vubiquity/TVN, Bitmax and E! Entertainment.

JW Player snaps up Vualto
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2021

Vualto supplies live and on-demand video streaming and digital rights management tech and services.

NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises launches streaming studio
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2021

Studio dedicated to streaming launches with more than 35 projects in development and production.

Parallel Wireless touts urban open RAN
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2021

Parallel Wireless said its technology is now supporting open RAN deployments in urban areas in addition to rural areas.

TIP adopts WBA's OpenRoaming for OpenWiFi initiative
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2021

Telecom Infra Project (TIP) said it will use the OpenRoaming standard for Wi-Fi from the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) for its soon-to-be-launched OpenWiFi effort.

Beachfront, Vizio connect on addressable ads
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2021

Completion of national addressable TV campaign based on Open Addressable Ready (OAR) specs.

Cincinnati Bell unit picks CSG for digital move
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2021

CBTS, the IT services unit of the telco, has picked CSG's Ascendon cloud platform to digitize its product catalogues and ratings and charging capabilities.

SCTE Foundation seeks applications for Oakes Scholarship
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2021

Annual scholarship was created to honor the late Catherine Oakes, a former SCTE exec who died unexpectedly in 2013.

Innovative Systems debuts video transcoder
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2021

InnoCoder T-40 supports real-time encoding and transcoding into industry-standard formats and various IPTV middleware and streaming platforms.

MoCA taps new president, exec officers
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2021

MaxLinear's Jim Crammond named MoCA president, joining leadership that includes execs from Verizon, Cox and Luster Teraband.

AT&T touts biosensor that remotely tracks COVID-19 symptoms
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2021

AT&T said it's working with Cherish Health on a connected, wearable biosensor that can monitors a patient's respiration, oxygen levels, temperature and heart rate.

Samsung's Harman intros 5G testing lab
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2021

Harman, a Samsung subsidiary, said it is now offering a new end-to-end 5G testing product for 5G devices.

AT&T launches new 25GB, 40GB data plans
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2021

AT&T said 5G is included at no extra cost on its new DataConnect 25GB and 40GB data-only plans.

AT&T exec to chair committee on cyber threats
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2021

The Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) launched a new subcommittee, chaired by AT&T's Chris Boyer, to assess current and future cyber threats to privately owned 'critical infrastructure.'

Cable One closes Hargray acquisition
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2021

Deal adds nearly 125,000 residential and business customers in 14 markets in parts of Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.

Apollo Funds to acquire Verizon Media for $5B
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2021

Verizon will maintain a minority stake in the new company, to be known as Yahoo.

Locast teams with municipal provider to expand into Tennessee's Tri-Cities area
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2021

Latest launch brings Locast's free streams of local broadcast TV to Bristol, Johnson City and Kingsport, Tennessee, and surrounding areas.

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