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Genesys to Buy Interactive Intelligence for $1.4B
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2016

Genesys says the deal will create the world's leading 'Omnichannel Customer Experience Company' and commits to invest in the combined portfolio.

CBS All Access Goes Ad Free
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2016

New commercial-free option for CBS All Access OTT service debuts at a cost of $10 per month.

Huawei & OVUM Jointly Release 'The Evolution of Big Video - Examining Telco Transformation Video Opportunities'
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2016

Three key focuses in enabling telcos' big video business transformation.

Australia's NBN Aims for 2020 Completion
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2016

Corporate Plan 2017 outlines complete network rollout and integrated business plan through to 2020.

Nokia Technologies President Quits
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2016

Nokia changes composition of the Nokia Group Leadership Team.

Encompass Bows CloudStream with Cisco Tech
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2016

New Encompass multiscreen solution is built on Cisco's Media Data Center technology

Infinera Unveils Suite of SDN Tools
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2016

Infinera launches its Xceed Software Suite designed for multi-layer SDN automation.

Rovi Hires Pete Thompson as New COO
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2016

Current COO John Burke will take on advisory role in the short term and will leave Rovi at the end of the year.

New AirTies WiFi System Built for 4K
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2016

AirTies is launching the next generation of its WiFi mesh solution with support for wireless speeds up to 2 gigabits per second.

Neulion Teams With Nokia on VR
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2016

Deal pairs Nokia virtual reality camera and player SDK with Neulion video encoding and delivery services.

Ericsson Unveils 5G NR Radio
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2016

Ericsson has announced the first commercial 5G New Radio (NR) radio plus a number of new additions to the Ericsson Radio System.

Sony and Intel Bring 4K to PCs
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

Sony's ULTRA 4K streaming service will be available on computers powered by next-generation Intel processors beginning in early 2017.

Dell EMC Acquisition to Close Sept. 7
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

Chinese regulatory approval was the final hurdle to the creation of Dell Technologies.

VMware Adds Docker APIs to vSphere
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

Also adding container registry and management console features.

VMware Ships OpenStack 3 With 'Mitaka' Support
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

Upgrades its Openstack configuration to Mitaka, the latest version of the cloud management tool.

C&W Comms Bolsters Its IP Networks With Cisco, Ericsson
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

Cable & Wireless partners with Ericsson and Cisco to enhance its Caribbean IP networks.

UXP Systems Raises C$8M
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

UXP Systems secures C$8 million to continue innovating digital identity for service providers. Industry leaders, including John Malone, invest to support continued growth and expansion of User Lifecycle Management platform.

Telenet to Upgrade Mobile Network With ZTE
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

Telenet has announced its intention to invest €300 million over and above investments already announced earlier, with €250 million earmarked for the transformation of its mobile network.

France-IX, BICS Team Up to Better Connect Africa, Middle East
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

This strategic partnership enables networks in Middle East and Africa that peer on the France-IX Marseille or Paris Internet Exchanges to peer remotely in the other cities in a cost-effective and direct way.

Gilat Satcom Expands Fiber Metro Services in Ghana
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

Upgrades its point-of-presence (PoP) located in the Rack Center Data Center in Accra.

Huawei Takes Seat on ZigBee Board
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

Huawei joins ZigBee Alliance at promoter level and accepts a seat on its Board of Directors.

Huawei Demos Application-Driven Network (ADN) Prototype
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

ADN prototype demonstrates the business value of auto-slicing and dynamic resource allocation according to requirements from applications and users.

Safaricom Deploys Flash Networks Tech
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

Safaricom implements Flash Networks' Harmony 7.5 to improve network quality by providing their subscribers with faster mobile browsing.

SCTE/IBSE Secures Top CTOs for Cable-Tec Expo
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

Comcast's Tony Werner, Nokia's Marcus Weldon and Liberty Global's Balan Nair among speakers.

ZTE Boasts Successful 5G Tests
News Wire Feed | 8/30/2016

China officially begins 5G testing; ZTE completes phase-1 tests of key technologies.

Sprint & Samsung Demo 3-Channel Carrier Aggregation
News Wire Feed | 8/29/2016

Today at Soldier Field in Chicago, Sprint and Samsung provided a look at what's next for the Sprint LTE Plus Network with the first live U.S. demonstration of three-channel carrier aggregation on Sprint's network.

CenturyLink Brings Gig Service to New Colorado Community
News Wire Feed | 8/29/2016

Service provider teams with fiber company and developer to make sure every site in mixed-use development has gigabit options.

AT&T Teams with HBO for Streaming Service
News Wire Feed | 8/29/2016

New deal between AT&T and HBO includes distribution through AT&T's upcoming DirecTV NOW streaming service.

VMware Launches Cross-Cloud Architecture for Public, Private & Hybrid Clouds
News Wire Feed | 8/29/2016

Designed to make it easier to run software defined data center clouds by enabling customers to manage, govern and secure applications running across public clouds, including AWS, Azure and IBM Cloud.

Rackspace Going Private for $4.3B
News Wire Feed | 8/26/2016

The buyout will let the company focus on managed cloud services.

Brocade Reports $591M 3Q Revenue Up 7% YoY
News Wire Feed | 8/25/2016

Ruckus Wireless acquisition helps drive growth.

Intelsat Adds Broadband, Video Service Coverage to EMEA, Asia
News Wire Feed | 8/25/2016

Intelsat EpicNG's broadband connectivity now available across five continents, serving enterprise, wireless telecommunications, mobility, government and Internet of Things applications.

US Makes Up Nearly Half the Pay-TV Market
News Wire Feed | 8/25/2016

A new report by NAGRA details what innovations are boosting pay-TV success in North America.

Imagine Enhances Video Playout Solution
News Wire Feed | 8/25/2016

Imagine Communications' Versio platform handles baseband, IP and hybrid playout scenarios.

Tybee Island, Ga., Deploys Adtran's ProCloud
News Wire Feed | 8/25/2016

Tybee Island, Ga., is using ADTRAN's ProCloud Subscription Services to bundle enterprise network infrastructure and cloud-managed services and offer them as a simple monthly expense for businesses in its market.

Arris Appoints Bruce McClelland CEO
News Wire Feed | 8/23/2016

Bob Stanzione will stay on as executive chairman.

SeaChange Continues Downward Spiral
News Wire Feed | 8/23/2016

The multiscreen video technology company continues to report disastrous quarterly results even as new CEO Ed Terino takes the helm.

BAMTech Invests in Live Streaming of College Sports
News Wire Feed | 8/23/2016

BAMTech is investing money and technology in Silver Chalice Ventures to help the company deliver new live streaming products for college sports fans.

CCI Launches 1 Gig Service in Roseville, CA
News Wire Feed | 8/23/2016

Faster Internet service now available in three CCI locations, including Kansas City and Houston.

Huawei's FastConnect FAT Wins the Annual Red Dot Award for Design Concept
News Wire Feed | 8/23/2016

The innovative ergonomic design of the FastConnect connector provides a unique spatial layout, which facilitates installation and removal of drop cables and ensures a proper bending radius.

Adtran Brings Mosaic Architecture to Life With Cloud Platform
News Wire Feed | 8/23/2016

Adtran's new Mosaic Cloud Platform provides control and orchestration capabilities for its Mosaic Software Defined Access (SD-Access) architecture.

Viavi Intros InterferenceAdvisor
News Wire Feed | 8/23/2016

Viavi stakes a claim to the longest product name launch of 2016 with a tool that could also double up as a mobile network assurance superhero.

TelePacific Uses Teoco for Call Routing Optimization
News Wire Feed | 8/23/2016

North American telecom provider will use Teoco's Acuité offering for optimal call routing of domestic and international calls.

Arista Expands to Next-Generation Telemetry
News Wire Feed | 8/23/2016

Adding real-time telemetry to improve network resilience.

NBCU Closes on DreamWorks Acquisition
News Wire Feed | 8/22/2016

Dreamworks purchase gives NBCU and parent company Comcast more ammunition to compete against ABC and its parent company Disney.

PLUMgrid Launches CloudSecure to Secure Containers, OpenStack Clouds
News Wire Feed | 8/22/2016

The software is designed to provide segmentation, multi-tenancy, security and analytics.

InfoVista to Acquire Ascom’s TEMS Business
News Wire Feed | 8/22/2016

InfoVista is buying Ascom's TEMS wireless networking monitoring unit to further expand its assurance and monitoring portfolio.

Forum Highlights Growth Opportunities for Asia Pacific Pay-TV Providers
News Wire Feed | 8/19/2016

Research paper shows a dramatic innovation gap between operators in Advanced Asia and Emerging Asia instigated by a long-standing economic and technological divide.

Ericsson Sets Out 'TV as a service' Vision at IBC
News Wire Feed | 8/19/2016

Ericsson will showcase a series of new TV and media solutions, launches and innovation concepts spanning its software portfolio including next-generation playout solutions, augmented reality enriched experiences and immersive sports technologies at IBC 2016.

Charter Surges in Ethernet Services
News Wire Feed | 8/19/2016

Charter surges ahead of Verizon into third position due to its acquisitions of Time Warner Cable and Bright House.

Kudelski Reports Half-Year Results
News Wire Feed | 8/19/2016

The Kudelski Group, a leading provider of media content protection and value-added service technology, announced today its 2016 half year results.

Discovery Channel Lands on Roku
News Wire Feed | 8/19/2016

Roku users now get access to select Discovery Channel TV Everywhere programming.

DT, SK Telecom to Trial 'Transcontinental' 5G Network
News Wire Feed | 8/19/2016

Deutsche Telekom and SK Telecom are extending their 5G collaboration.

M1 Deploys Nokia's Small Cells
News Wire Feed | 8/19/2016

M1 is deploying small cells and WiFi access points in high-traffic areas in what the operator is claiming is Singapore's first commercial nationwide HetNet rollout.

M1 Plans Nationwide NB-IoT Network with Nokia
News Wire Feed | 8/19/2016

Singapore's M1 and Nokia have forged a strategic partnership to roll out a nationwide commercial NB-IoT (narrowband Internet of Things) network by the first half of 2017.

Netflix App Coming to More Hotels
News Wire Feed | 8/18/2016

New agreement with hospitality company Enseo will expand Netflix reach to more hotel properties.

China Unicom Tests Ultra Low-Loss Fiber with Hengtong
News Wire Feed | 8/18/2016

World's first carrier-class 'large-effective area fiber' land optical cable project, in which Hengtong's ultra low-loss fiber was involved, has been checked and accepted by China Unicom in Xinjiang & Shandong, China recently.

OPNFV Forms End-User Advisory Group
News Wire Feed | 8/18/2016

New group includes leaders from major telecom service providers, to guide OPNFV's activities.

Verizon Goes Mobile for SMB Market
News Wire Feed | 8/18/2016

New One Talk service is mobile-first offering that integrates voice services for smaller businesses.

SingTel Ups Its Stakes in AIS, Bharti Telecom
News Wire Feed | 8/18/2016

Singtel is spending S$2.47 billion to boost its stakes in Thailand's AIS and India's Bharti Telecom.

Cisco Laying Off 5,500 on Flat 2016 Revenue
News Wire Feed | 8/17/2016

Cisco today reported fourth quarter and fiscal year results for the period ended July 30, 2016.

AT&T Teams With Global Giants to Ramp 5G Deployment
News Wire Feed | 8/17/2016

AT&T teams up with global technology leaders for faster 5G deployment.

Comcast to Power WiFi for Houston's NRG Stadium
News Wire Feed | 8/17/2016

Comcast adds NRG to a growing list of stadium WiFi clients.

J:COM Takes Casa Integrated CCAP
News Wire Feed | 8/17/2016

J:COM converges data and video services on Casa's integrated CCAP platform.

CenturyLink Grows Data Center Connections
News Wire Feed | 8/17/2016

Expanded ecosystem includes 99 carriers, or an average of seven-plus carrier per CenturyLink data center.

RAD Highlights Investment Drivers for Power Utility Comms
News Wire Feed | 8/17/2016

A survey commissioned by RAD unveils the key investment drivers for US power utility communications networks, including cybersecurity challenges and NIRC-CIP compliance.

China Unicom, ZTE Team Up on 5G, IoT R&D
News Wire Feed | 8/17/2016

China Unicom and ZTE have signed a strategic cooperation agreement on joint 5G and IoT innovation.

Nokia Boasts 100G Deal With China Mobile
News Wire Feed | 8/17/2016

Nokia says it has been awarded a major chunk of China Mobile's latest optical network construction program.

AT&T Launches GigaPower in Cleveland & Sacramento
News Wire Feed | 8/16/2016

Speeds up to 1 Gigabit per second available on the AT&T GigaPower and AT&T Business Fiber Networks.

You.i TV Hires First COO
News Wire Feed | 8/16/2016

You.i TV hires COO to drive operational scale and address customer growth.

Ciena's Blue Orbit Ecosystem Adds 30 Partners
News Wire Feed | 8/16/2016

Membership now at 64 for ecosystem designed to support multivendor deployments of NFV and SDN.

Telstra Adds New PoPs to Its Global Network
News Wire Feed | 8/15/2016

Telstra reinforces network leadership position in Asia-Pacific.

Workday Partners With IBM on Cloud
News Wire Feed | 8/15/2016

Workday will use the IBM Cloud for development and testing in a multi-year pact.

Technetix Unveils DOCSIS 3.0 Transponder Unit
News Wire Feed | 8/15/2016

Technetix launches innovative DOCSIS 3.0 transponder unit.

Verizon Enterprise Taps EMC, GE Vet as CIO
News Wire Feed | 8/15/2016

Vic Bhagat was CIO at EMC and before that, was CIO of multiple different units during a 20-plus year career at GE.

ZTE Named as a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for LTE Network Infrastructure 2016
News Wire Feed | 8/15/2016

ZTE Corporation today announced that it has been named as a leader for its end-to-end long-term evolution solution in the new Gartner Magic Quadrant for LTE Network Infrastructure 2016.

Alticast Approved for Certified Widevine Implementation Partner Program
News Wire Feed | 8/15/2016

Alticast today announced that it has become a member of the 'Certified Widevine Implementation Partner Program,' a designation that is intended to expand content security options for pay-TV operators worldwide.

Viavi Deploys Gigabit Monitor
News Wire Feed | 8/15/2016

Global Gigabit Monitor maps out wireline and wireless installations that deliver Internet 159 times faster than the global average.

TPG Capital to Buy RCN Telecoms, Grande Communications
News Wire Feed | 8/15/2016

TPG Capital is to acquire RCN Telecommunications and Grande Communications for $2.25 billion to create a combined high-speed data services provider.

ZeroStack Partners With Dell, HPE on Cloud Appliance
News Wire Feed | 8/15/2016

ZeroStack's cloud platform software will be available on hyperconverged hardware from Dell and HPE.

China Mobile, Ericsson Trial '5G Drone'
News Wire Feed | 8/15/2016

Ericsson and China Mobile have completed a '5G drone' prototype field trial.

El-Khoury Promoted to Follow Rodgers at Cypress
News Wire Feed | 8/12/2016

Cypress Semiconductor Corp. has promoted Hassane El-Khoury to president and chief executive officer, and opened a seat for him on its board of directors.

Rackspace Expands Multi-Cloud Security to Microsoft Azure
News Wire Feed | 8/11/2016

Now covers Azure, Amazon Web Services and Rackspace's own dedicated and virtualized environments.

Huawei Report Charts Sustainability Efforts
News Wire Feed | 8/11/2016

'Connecting the Future' lays out previous efforts and outlines what is to come for Chinese manufacturing giant.

AT&T Brings DirecTV Services to More Than 24,000 Healthcare Facilities
News Wire Feed | 8/11/2016

AT&T and HealthTrust sign agreement making DIRECTV service available to over 24,000 HealthTrust member facilities.

AT&T Brings 1Gbit/s Speeds to St. Louis
News Wire Feed | 8/11/2016

Speeds up to 1 Gigabit per second available on the AT&T GigaPower and AT&T Business Fiber Networks.

Adtran's A5000 Hits 50,000 Shipped; Paves the Way for 100G
News Wire Feed | 8/10/2016

Ships 50,000th Total Access 5000 (TA5000), making it the most widely deployed multi-service access node (MSAN) in North America.

Windstream Expands Cologix Connections
News Wire Feed | 8/10/2016

Network service provider extends high-speed connections into four additional Cologix PoPs as part of expanded partnership.

Adtran Boosts Cloud-Managed Services Portfolio
News Wire Feed | 8/10/2016

Gigabit routers, IP business gateways and Session Border Controllers are now part of Adtan's ProCloud portfolio.

Open vSwitch Now a Linux Foundation Project
News Wire Feed | 8/10/2016

The move makes open cloud tool, largely contributed by IBM, more open to a broader group of developers.

Adtran Intros Tunable Optics for NG-PON 2
News Wire Feed | 8/10/2016

New Subscriber Edge Tunable optical transceivers will better enable multi-wavelength access networks.

Level 3 Automates On-Demand Services with Cisco Orchestrator
News Wire Feed | 8/10/2016

Tail-f, a Cisco unit, has been providing orchestration functions for Dynamic Capacity dating back to the tw telecom days.

New Energy Conservation Agreement for Home Internet Equipment Paying Early Dividends
News Wire Feed | 8/9/2016

Nearly 90 percent of home Internet modems, routers and other equipment that deliver broadband to millions of American consumers purchased in 2015 met rigorous new energy efficiency standards, according to a new report by independent auditor D+R International.

Consumers Saved $646M From Energy Efficient Set-Top Boxes
News Wire Feed | 8/9/2016

Independent audit shows total savings of $1.2 billion and 6.5 million metric tons of CO2 emissions since award-winning Voluntary Agreement began.

MaxLinear Debuts MoCA 2.5 IC
News Wire Feed | 8/9/2016

Supporting over 2.5 Gbps of MAC throughput, the MxL3710 is the world's first multi-gigabit, single chip, coax home networking solution.

Lumentum Reports Fiscal Q4
News Wire Feed | 8/9/2016

Optical components vendor reports year-on-year increase in revenues for its fiscal fourth quarter.

MaxLinear Bows Multi-Gig MoCA 2.5 Chip
News Wire Feed | 8/9/2016

New chip solution from MaxLinear should enable faster in-home networking speeds.

WOW Launches Gig Service in 5 Markets
News Wire Feed | 8/9/2016

WOW is using DOCSIS in four markets and fiber-to-the-home in one to launch gigabit service.

Cisco Launches Full Duplex Silicon Design
News Wire Feed | 8/9/2016

Full Duplex DOCSIS technology is expected to improve symmetrical capacity of cable networks.

Linux Foundation Adopts Open vSwitch
News Wire Feed | 8/9/2016

Open vSwitch is an open source virtual switch for network automation.

Pre-IPO, Kaltura Secures $50M from Goldman Sachs
News Wire Feed | 8/8/2016

Goldman Sachs is investing $50 million in Kaltura with the assumption that the company will go public.

NBC Olympics & Yahoo Extend Digital Content Deal for Rio
News Wire Feed | 8/5/2016

NBC Olympics and Yahoo have extended their existing digital alliance to include content and promotion surrounding the Games of the XXXI Olympiad from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Sprint Names Former CEO of Vodafone Global Enterprise as President of Sprint Enterprise
News Wire Feed | 8/5/2016

Sprint appointed Jan Geldmacher, a veteran of European telecom companies, as President of Enterprise. He will oversee business-to-business sales and business development, supporting enterprise customers with wireless communications solutions and services.

Arista 2Q Revenue Hits $268.7M, Income Up
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2016

Cloud growth means success for the data center vendor.

EdgeConneX Portland Edge Data Center Gets OIX-2 Cert
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2016

EdgeConneX Portland Edge Data Center (EDC) has been awarded OPEN-IX OIX-2 certification.

Integra Splits Into Electric Lightwave & Integra
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2016

Separation establishes Electric Lightwave as a pure-play, fiber-based network services company and accelerates its strategy to focus investment and resources to leverage its network assets.

Nokia Reports Q2
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2016

Finnish vendor suffers 11% year-on-year decrease in sales in the second quarter.

NEC & Netcracker Provide vEPC to ITRI in Taiwan
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2016

NEC Corporation and Netcracker Technology have provided a vEPC solution via NEC Taiwan Ltd. to the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), a non-profit research institute working under the Ministry of Economic Affairs in Taiwan.

CenturyLink Reports Q2 Results
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2016

CenturyLink delivered second quarter financial results with total operating revenues and core revenues in line with guidance, and operating cash flow and adjusted diluted earnings per share that exceeded previous guidance.

Windstream Reports Q2
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2016

Total revenues and sales were $1.36 billion and total service revenues were $1.33 billion in the second quarter

Kentik Technologies Closes $23 Million Series B Funding Round
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2016

Third Point Ventures leads investors.

GTT Reports Q2
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2016

Revenue increases by 35.6% to $128.9 million.

iPass Adds United to WiFi Roster
News Wire Feed | 8/3/2016

iPass customers will have access to WiFi on United flights beginning in late 2016.

Comcast Swings Bill-Paying Deal With 7-Eleven
News Wire Feed | 8/3/2016

Through a partnership with PayNearMe, Comcast launches new feature on the Xfinity My Account app which enables customers to pay their bills using cash at more than 7,700 participating stores.

AT&T Selects Radcom vProbes for Network Monitoring
News Wire Feed | 8/3/2016

AT&T is migrating network probe functions to the cloud with new service assurance software from Radcom.

Sedona Systems Closes $13.6M Series B Funding Led by Intel Capital
News Wire Feed | 8/3/2016

Sedona Systems today announced it has closed its $13.6M round B of funding, led by Intel Capital. NextStar also joined as a new investor and previous investor Bessemer Venture Partners participated fully in the round.

ZTE Launches Project CSX to Crowdsource the Next Big Idea in Mobile
News Wire Feed | 8/3/2016

ZTE's member-led forum, Z-Community, will serve as the platform for ideas and feedback throughout the development process.

AT&T Wholesale Unit Automates Ethernet Qualifying
News Wire Feed | 8/2/2016

Using MEF framework and two APIs, AT&T Wholesale Partners offers customers an automated way to qualify Ethernet services.

Light Reading's Upskill University Kicks Off Open Source Classes
News Wire Feed | 8/2/2016

Free lectures in August focus on Open Source for NFV, data center, cloud and white box networks, and feature experts from LinkedIn, OpenDaylight, Telstra and Heavy Reading.

Comcast Business to Provide Ethernet for New Braves Stadium
News Wire Feed | 8/2/2016

Comcast builds multi-site enterprise network for the Atlanta Braves that will connect the Braves' front offices at SunTrust Park with minor league team operations in Georgia and Virginia.

WOW Buys NuLink in Atlanta
News Wire Feed | 8/2/2016

NuLink adds 34,000 homes passed to WOW's existing network which passes over 3 million residential, business and wholesale consumers.

NBC Taps Microsoft Azure for Olympics Streaming
News Wire Feed | 8/1/2016

Microsoft will provide cloud encoding and hosting with video workflows for online content.

AppDynamics Extends Microservices Support
News Wire Feed | 8/1/2016

Helps enterprises break down monolithic applications into microservices, providing monitoring, management and optimization.

Zayo Nabs Level 3's Waters as CTO
News Wire Feed | 8/1/2016

Industry veteran joins new firm Aug. 15 as its new CTO.

Nokia Completes Acquisition of Gainspeed
News Wire Feed | 8/1/2016

With this acquisition, Nokia is able to offer a solution for the cable industry that includes products for routing, transport, wireless and analytics.

PLDT Boosts Bandwidth With NTT Comms' 100G
News Wire Feed | 8/1/2016

PLDT taps NTT Communications to boost international connectivity with 100Gbit/s ultra-bandwidth.

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