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Nicole Zheng upped to president of Minim
News Wire Feed | 6/30/2021

Zheng, a company founder, will also retain chief marketing officer responsibilities.

Comcast Business lands US Defense Information Systems Agency contract
News Wire Feed | 6/30/2021

Comcast said it beat out four other bidders to win a $102.8 million, ten-year deal for Ethernet services for the agency in parts of Maryland; Washington, DC; Virginia; Ohio; West Virginia and Kentucky.

MediaKind engages more directly with direct-to-consumer streaming
News Wire Feed | 6/30/2021

New 'Engage' platform spans video contribution, production, streaming and audience engagement.

Minim cleared to trade on Nasdaq
News Wire Feed | 6/30/2021

Provider of broadband CPE and home network management and security software and services will start trading on the Nasdaq on July 7 under the 'MINM' symbol.

Half of streaming device buyers will be first-time owners
News Wire Feed | 6/30/2021

New streaming device research from Interpret reveals continued near-term growth potential in 2021.

Lightpath to expand fiber in NY
News Wire Feed | 6/30/2021

Fiber provider Lightpath said it plans to expand into Queens, New York.

Versa raises $84M
News Wire Feed | 6/30/2021

Princeville Capital and RPS Ventures led an $84 million Series D funding round into Versa Networks.

Huawei's Ryan Ding: Ongoing innovation is lighting up the future of every industry
News Wire Feed | 6/29/2021

During MWC Barcelona 2021, Huawei Executive Director and President of Carrier BG Ryan Ding delivered a keynote speech Innovation: Lighting up the Future.

Verizon, Disney+ connect on open caching trial
News Wire Feed | 6/29/2021

Trial, initially on fixed networks with plans to extend it to mobile, is based on specs developed by the Streaming Video Alliance.

Gogo tests Airspan's 5G
News Wire Feed | 6/29/2021

Gogo said it installed and tested 5G massive MIMO antennas from vendor Airspan.

Ericsson puts its 5G on Google's Anthos
News Wire Feed | 6/29/2021

Ericsson and Google said they would team to run Ericsson's software inside of Google Cloud.

Mobileum buys Niometrics for network analytics
News Wire Feed | 6/29/2021

Mobileum said it acquired Niometrics, the company's third acquisition in recent weeks.

GCI dips into 'Alaska Plan' for LTE speed upgrades in remote areas
News Wire Feed | 6/29/2021

In 2021, 11 remote communities will get faster LTE speeds using funds from the Alaska Plan, an FCC program that provides funds for telecom providers to bring wireless and Internet upgrades to rural areas.

Locast expands in Ohio
News Wire Feed | 6/29/2021

Free local TV streaming service launches in Columbus, Ohio, expanding reach to 34 US markets.

GSMA announces blockchain network for roaming and settlement
News Wire Feed | 6/28/2021

The GSMA trade association said it developed a network based on blockchain technology that supports roaming and settlement operations between mobile network operators.

BCAP names president
News Wire Feed | 6/28/2021

Todd Eachus has been appointed president of the Broadband Cable Association of Pennsylvania, succeeding Daniel Tunnel.

Qualcomm boasts of mmWave momentum
News Wire Feed | 6/28/2021

Qualcomm listed companies in a number of regions, including China, Europe, India, Japan and Korea, that are embracing 5G in millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum bands.

Qualcomm shows off open RAN chip for small cells
News Wire Feed | 6/28/2021

Qaulcomm said its new FSM200xx supports open RAN on small cells for 5G.

Cato launches MDR service
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2021

Cato taps its global SASE platform, machine learning algorithms and data warehouse to eliminate the 30- to 90-day startup window typical of MDR services. Automated 70-point checklist now instantly assesses enterprise security readiness.

New mass notification service from Windstream Enterprise aids businesses, schools and government agencies with instant alerts
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2021

Revolution app reaches the right people when it matters most across different devices.

DigitalBridge's Boingo intros private wireless network
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2021

Boingo, owned by DigitalBridge, said it's now selling an enterprise private network offering.

Casa validates core on Red Hat OpenShift
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2021

Casa Systems said its Axyom 5G core works on Red Hat's OpenShift Kubernetes platform.

Mavenir teams with Qualcomm
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2021

Mavenir said it will work with Qualcomm on indoor and outdoor products for open RAN.

India's Jio goes with Google Cloud in 5G
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2021

Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (Jio) said it will team with Google Cloud for 5G in enterprise and consumer segments.

ViacomCBS tweaks structure of streaming content leadership team
News Wire Feed | 6/23/2021

Among moves, Tanya Giles, most recently GM of MTV Entertainment Group, has been appointed chief programming officer of streaming, reporting to Tom Ryan, CEO of ViacomCBS's streaming unit.

Wesco wraps merger with Anixter International
News Wire Feed | 6/23/2021

Deal combines companies focused on B2B distribution and supply chain solutions.

Less than two weeks left to enter Light Reading's Leading Lights Awards
News Wire Feed | 6/23/2021

Nominations for the telecom industry's most prestigious awards program will close July 1.

AT&T sells mobile gaming biz for $1.4B
News Wire Feed | 6/23/2021

AT&T sold its Warner Bros. Games' Playdemic studio to EA for $1.4 billion in cash.

Michelin signs up for AT&T's SD-WAN
News Wire Feed | 6/23/2021

Manufacturer Michelin said it will use AT&T's SD-WAN and WAN solutions.

Intel's reorg puts Nick McKeown in charge of connectivity
News Wire Feed | 6/22/2021

Nick McKeown, who joined Intel as part of the company's acquisition of Barefoot Networks, will be Intel's SVP and general manager of its new Network and Edge Group under a reorganization at the company.

Huawei's Intelligent Cloud-Network Solution passes EANTC test
News Wire Feed | 6/22/2021

Recently, Huawei's intelligent cloud-network solution passed the rigorous test administered by EANTC, an internationally recognized independent test center. All test indicators showed industry-leading results, which means the solution is ready for commercial use.

Nokia to make 5G basestations for Ligado's spectrum
News Wire Feed | 6/22/2021

Ligado Networks took another step forward after Nokia said it would make 5G basestations for the company's L-band spectrum holdings.

Samsung's new One Antenna Radio supports 3.5GHz
News Wire Feed | 6/22/2021

Samsung said its new One Antenna Radio supports both 3.5GHz Massive MIMO and lowband and midband passive antennas.

Mavenir teams with MobiledgeX
News Wire Feed | 6/22/2021

MobiledgeX and Mavenir said they showed off a cloud-native 5G User Plane Function (UPF) on Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) applications.

Samsung shows off new 5G chips
News Wire Feed | 6/22/2021

Samsung said its new chipsets support Massive MIMO and other technologies.

WD-40 eases network friction with slick SD-WAN overhaul
News Wire Feed | 6/22/2021

Global household brand enables network migration with Aryaka managed networking and security.

Hengtong Rockley announces and live demonstrates 800G QSFP-DD800 DR8 pluggable optical module
News Wire Feed | 6/21/2021

After the release of 400G QSPF-DD DR4 Silicon Photonics optical module at OFC 2020, Hengtong Rockley Technology announces the release of 800G QSFP-DD800 DR8 optical module based on EML technology.

QualTek to go public via SPAC
News Wire Feed | 6/21/2021

QualTek, which offers 5G network construction services, said it plans to go public via an agreement with Roth CH Acquisition III, a special purpose acquisition company.

Former CommScope exec name president of USTC
News Wire Feed | 6/21/2021

Tom McLaughlin comes on board to help drive the company's growth in North America.

Ligado gets 3GPP approval for its Band 24 L-band spectrum
News Wire Feed | 6/21/2021

Ligado Networks is building a private wireless 5G service for its Band 24 L-band spectrum, which recently received 3GPP approval.

AT&T, Texas A&M to open private 5G testbeds
News Wire Feed | 6/21/2021

AT&T and the Texas A&M University System's RELLIS Campus said they will host private 5G network testbeds.

Rockbot connects with Nine PBS in St. Louis
News Wire Feed | 6/21/2021

Deal with PBS station enables Rockbot to replace CNN Airport TV Network at St. Louis's Lambert International Airport.

T-Mobile adds preemption to first responder service
News Wire Feed | 6/17/2021

Joining AT&T's FirstNet and Verizon's Frontline, T-Mobile said it will offer preemption services on its offering for first responders and other public safety workers.

FCC votes to prevent authorization of equipment deemed a risk
News Wire Feed | 6/17/2021

The FCC voted on new rules that would allow the agency to prohibit the authorization of communications equipment deemed a risk to national security.

Dish Network to use Dell's servers
News Wire Feed | 6/17/2021

Dish Network said it will use servers from Dell Technologies in the construction of its open RAN 5G network.

Cox biz unit unleashes 'Cox Edge'
News Wire Feed | 6/17/2021

New offering billed as a full stack edge-cloud computing service.

Charter makes changes to sales, marketing and field ops
News Wire Feed | 6/17/2021

Organization changes impact roles of several execs, including Adam Ray, Sharon Peters, Tom Monaghan, Christian Ruiz and Keith Dardis.

Mavenir shows off open RAN with Dallas network
News Wire Feed | 6/16/2021

Mavenir announced an open RAN 4G/5G network in Dallas running in the 3.5GHz CBRS spectrum.

Samsung demos 6G with California university
News Wire Feed | 6/16/2021

Samsung said it conducted Terahertz communications in collaboration with the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Survey: 64% of businesses are adopting or plan to adopt SASE in the next year
News Wire Feed | 6/16/2021

According to Global Digital Transformation Survey 'Experiences and Attitudes Towards a Post-COVID Workforce,' nine out of ten companies reviewed their remote connectivity strategy during lockdown.

Boost to fight for 'unlimited data' ad claims
News Wire Feed | 6/16/2021

An advertising arbiter ruled that Dish Network's Boost Mobile ought to discontinue its 'unlimited data' advertising claims, but Boost said it will appeal that decision.

Syniverse, AlefEdge team for 5G, edge and private networks
News Wire Feed | 6/15/2021

Syniverse and AlefEdge will support applications using 5G, edge computing and private wireless networks.

EdgeQ announces 5G chipset-as-a-service model
News Wire Feed | 6/15/2021

Startup EdgeQ said it will offer a chipset-as-a-service model for 5G silicon.

GCI: Nearly 40% of broadband subs take 1-Gig speeds
News Wire Feed | 6/15/2021

Alaskan service provider claims it's adding gigabit customers at four times the national rate.

Bain Capital snaps up Surf Broadband Solutions
News Wire Feed | 6/15/2021

Surf Broadband provides fiber-based broadband in the Great Lakes region.

US military wants to run medical procedures over AR, 5G
News Wire Feed | 6/14/2021

The US Department of Defense (DoD) issued a Request for Prototype Proposal (RPP) through the National Spectrum Consortium (NSC) for medical applications using artificial reality (AR) and 5G.

Accenture to acquire umlaut
News Wire Feed | 6/14/2021

Accenture said it will acquire umlaut, and will add the company's offerings into its Industry X services.

Charter hires corporate finance SVP
News Wire Feed | 6/14/2021

Jeff Murphy joins Charter from Credit Suisse Group.

Comcast's MachineQ adds IoT partner
News Wire Feed | 6/14/2021

Team up with Eddy Solutions is focused on intelligent leak protection for commercial and residential properties in the US and Canada.

AVANT analytics report: CCaaS underscoring the vast acceleration of contact center software adoption
News Wire Feed | 6/11/2021

Study finds more than half of IT leaders plan to invest in a new contact center platform in 2021.

US, UK to cooperate on technologies, including 6G
News Wire Feed | 6/11/2021

The US and UK governments announced they will 'deepen ties' on future technology such as 6G.

Telia Company's divestment of Telia Carrier completed
News Wire Feed | 6/11/2021

Telia Company has completed the divestment of Telia Carrier to Polhem Infra as all conditions, including regulatory approvals, have been met.

Telia Carrier reveals spike in network security incidents driven by COVID-19
News Wire Feed | 6/11/2021

More than 51% of business leaders now feel more vulnerable to cyber attacks.

Kepler gets $60M to build network for space communications
News Wire Feed | 6/11/2021

Kepler Communications said it raised $60 million in funding to build a low-Earth orbit satellite network for communications among objects in space.

DT's statement about MWC
News Wire Feed | 6/11/2021

Carrier decides 'not to be physically present in this year's Mobile World Congress.'

MetTel announces Network Scout for real-time insight into enterprise LAN and WAN
News Wire Feed | 6/11/2021

Service relieves the time-consuming process of troubleshooting issues related to monitoring and verifying network devices.

Cable TV Pioneers reveals 2021 class
News Wire Feed | 6/10/2021

Twenty-four new members have been selected for the 55th annual induction of the Cable TV Pioneers. They'll be inducted at an event held in conjunction with the 2021 SCTE Cable-Tec Expo in Atlanta.

FCC outlines 3.45GHz spectrum auction rules
News Wire Feed | 6/10/2021

The FCC plans to auction 100MHz between 3.45GHz and 3.55GHz on October 5, and the agency announced the details about how it will go about doing that.

Vivacity buys Terra Consulting
News Wire Feed | 6/10/2021

Network construction company Vivacity said it acquired Terra Consulting Group.

Technicolor touts RDK-B milestone
News Wire Feed | 6/9/2021

Vendor says it has deployed more than 20 million broadband gateways equipped with RDK-B open source software.

AT&T offers six months of Google Stadia Pro
News Wire Feed | 6/9/2021

AT&T said its wireless and fiber customers will receive a six month subscription to Google's Stadia Pro cloud gaming service.

AlefEdge names new advisory board
News Wire Feed | 6/9/2021

Chetan Sharma, Paul Reddick and Petrina Steele are among the executives on AlefEdge's new advisory board.

GSMA promises MWCLA21 will be live and in person
News Wire Feed | 6/9/2021

The GSMA said its MWC show in Los Angeles, October 26 - 28, will be an in-person event.

Spectrum Mobile adds Moto E, Moto G to device lineup
News Wire Feed | 6/9/2021

Charter's mobile service connects with fast-growing supplier of Android devices.

CommScope claims victory in basestation antenna patent lawsuit
News Wire Feed | 6/9/2021

Vendor says it has won a suit filed against Rosenberger for allegedly misappropriating basestation antenna trade secrets.

SCTE seeks nominations for industry awards
News Wire Feed | 6/9/2021

Deadline for submissions is July 1. Awards will be announced at Cable-Tec Expo in October.

Indoor Distributed Massive MIMO brings high-speed access to Vanke Mall in Anhui
News Wire Feed | 6/8/2021

Drive tests showed that the average single-user rate exceeded 1.2 Gbps.

Eoptolink launches 800G QSFP-DD800 and OSFP optical transceivers
News Wire Feed | 6/8/2021

Eoptolink Technology today announces the launch of its 800G transceiver portfolio. The portfolio consists of both EML and SiPh based solutions.

Fortinet simplifies network operations by enhancing security fabric with Digital Experience Monitoring
News Wire Feed | 6/8/2021

To address digital experience challenges, Fortinet is enhancing its Fabric Management Center – NOC with FortiMonitor and FortiAIOps to simplify operations for network teams.

NetFoundry's Agentless Zero Trust Networking is now available on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
News Wire Feed | 6/8/2021

The NetFoundry Networking Zero Trust Platform, available on Oracle Cloud Marketplace, enables zero trust connections to be spun up in minutes.

Aryaka activates EU-friendly Dublin services PoP to address customer demand
News Wire Feed | 6/8/2021

This deployment was driven by enterprise customer demand for more connectivity across the EU, anticipating any future divergence on data transfer regulations and future-proofing Aryaka's customer base.

NBCU's Peacock sets launch on Samsung smart TVs
News Wire Feed | 6/7/2021

NBCU's streaming service will become available on Samsung connected sets starting June 8.

Frontier hires HR lead
News Wire Feed | 6/7/2021

Former Verizon exec Alan Gardner named chief people officer.

Sling TV launches 'Watch Party' feature
News Wire Feed | 6/7/2021

New feature, still in beta and initially available on Chrome browsers, lets subscribers invite up to three guests to watch synced live and on-demand content together.

NBCU, ReachTV strike new airport distribution deal
News Wire Feed | 6/7/2021

Deal covers more than 90 airports in the US, Canada and UK.

Firstlight Media taps sales lead for Asia-Pacific region
News Wire Feed | 6/7/2021

Jim Vinh is an exec late of IBM, Nagra and SeaChange.

RCN, Grande, Wave and enTouch boot up gaming-optimized Wi-Fi product
News Wire Feed | 6/4/2021

New offering is powered by Netgear's Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR1000 Wi-Fi 6 router and costs an additional $12.95 per month.

Comcast, HGTV connect on Wi-Fi 'Lift Zone' makeovers
News Wire Feed | 6/4/2021

Three cities – Atlanta, Baltimore and Portland – will get the 'Home Town Takeover' treatment.

AT&T, Cisco team for Webex calling
News Wire Feed | 6/4/2021

AT&T Business said it will offer Webex Calling with AT&T – Enterprise to Cisco's trusted Unified Communications Manager – Cloud (UCMC).

AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile agree to provide vertical info for 911 calls
News Wire Feed | 6/3/2021

FCC Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel said she obtained agreements with the three big mobile network operators in the US to begin providing callers' vertical information to public safety responders when they call 911.

Windstream Enterprise announces new enhancements for SD-WAN with VMware
News Wire Feed | 6/3/2021

These new edge devices provide enhanced processors that support additional functionally, simplified design and deployment with less complexity.

Manon Brouillette named top Verizon exec for 5G
News Wire Feed | 6/3/2021

Manon Brouillette will be deputy CEO to Verizon's Ronan Dunne, and will be the carrier's new chief operating officer for Verizon Consumer Group (VCG).

OpenAirX-Labs launched by public-private partnership
News Wire Feed | 6/3/2021

OpenAirX-Labs (OAX) launched for open source 5G, with funding and support from several US government agencies and private and public US companies.

Grain Management buys NWS
News Wire Feed | 6/3/2021

Grain Management said it purchased Network Wireless Solutions (NWS), which provides solutions and logistics to network operators.

Teleste introducing new nodes for distributed access networks
News Wire Feed | 6/3/2021

Teleste introduces two new high-performance nodes to complement the company's offering of devices for distributed access networks.

ECSite recognized by Small Cell Forum for best-in-class technology
News Wire Feed | 6/2/2021

Start-up ECSite's SaaS-based mobile app powers management and testing for wireless operators, tower and neutral host companies.

AT&T expands cybersecurity offering
News Wire Feed | 6/2/2021

AT&T said it is expanding its USM Anywhere platform for cybersecurity advisory services.

Locast launches in Raleigh-Durham
News Wire Feed | 6/2/2021

Latest debut marks 33rd market launch for free streamer of local broadcast TV signals.

Frontier taps Scott Beasley as CFO
News Wire Feed | 6/2/2021

Beasley, most recently CFO of Arcosa, will assume the new post on June 14, and succeed Sheldon Bruha.

Comcast's Xumo streams to Apple TV
News Wire Feed | 6/1/2021

Free, ad-supported video streaming service now claims to support all of the most popular streaming devices in the US.

OVBI: Gigabit-speed subscribers continue to rise; six-month increase of 75%
News Wire Feed | 6/1/2021

Subscribers continued to adapt to the new broadband environment by embracing faster speeds, according to the Q1 2021 OpenVault Broadband Insights report.

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