Verizon said it will develop 5G applications and services in conjunction with Univision.
Partnership combines EXFO's network discovery and modeling capabilities with ServiceNow's digital workflows.
Cable TV and broadband provider will use Promplink's NoiseHawk to get a fix on network noise and network maintenance impairments.
Fixed wireless provider Nextlink said it will use Nokia's LTE equipment to build its fixed wireless network in CBRS spectrum.
Says deal will help Power & Tel service provider customers manage, measure and monetize network traffic.
With the C-band spectrum auction looming, Ericsson said it recorded 5.4Gbit/s speeds on a test network in the band in Plano, Texas.
EXFO said it acquired InOpticals, though financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Utility company Ameren said it won an award from the Utility Technology Council (UTC) for its private LTE tests with equipment from Nokia and spectrum from Anterix.
Viavi said it acquired Expandium, which provides core network monitoring and assurance products.
The FCC offers a speed test app as part of its efforts to map broadband service in the US, and the agency said it updated the app.
Xilinx has joined the Open RAN Policy Coalition to support development and deployment of open RAN 5G tech.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise's 5G Lab is a test and development environment where telcos and partners can validate and integrate 5G network solutions.
Audi, Ericsson and Qualcomm were among the companies that cheered what they said was the successful completion of the world's first-announced C-V2X trial, started in 2016.
Upped to SVP, worldwide business development, Haight will continue to oversee company's US market.
New OLT diagnostics screen provides a comprehensive view of what is going on in a fiber network, company says.
Polyglot OMCI Editor designed to help carriers to manage third-party device connectivity.
Rakuten used testing equipment from Spirent Communications for its 4G network and its planned 5G network.
Vendor offering limited free trial of its remote network 'NoiseHawk' service.
Company's 'SSIMPLUS' viewer experience monitoring platform gets approval for its ability to decode Dolby Vision-enabled content.
Spirent announced China Telecom used its equipment to test standalone 5G technology.
CommScope said its new Ruckus Analytics product uses machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) to identify network issues.
OTT audience analytics company counts Acorn TV, Brown Sugar, MHz Choice and Noggin among recently added customers.
Says new service suite will help service providers maintain customer satisfaction and reduce need for face-to-face interactions.
Federated Wireless, which offers spectrum sharing services for the 3.5GHz CBRS band, said it launched a Spectrum Controller platform to enable spectrum sharing in the 6GHz band.
Ciena and Arista say the test is significant for high-bandwidth connectivity in global networks.
The test traffic was transmitted between two Juniper Networks QFX 5220 packet platforms across two Ciena 6500 platforms powered by WaveLogic 5 Extreme (WL5e) coherent optics.
Ericsson said its dynamic spectrum sharing solution is now commercially available, and that it is now being deployed by operators including Telstra, Swisscom and Ooredoo.
Deutsche Telekom, Telefónica, Ericsson, Bharti Airtel, SoftBank, Loon and others are among the founding members of the new HAPS Alliance to develop High Altitude Platform Station (HAPS) vehicles to beam Internet connections from the stratosphere.
Puerto Rican provider AeroNet said it plans to test Facebook's Terregraph wireless technology to offer high-speed broadband services in the country's Old San Juan area.
Sprint, OneWeb and Delta Air Lines are among the companies that have teamed up under the auspices of the new Seamless Air Alliance to create a standard for beaming Internet connections to airplanes.
Accedian said it will connect with customers, partners and prospects in the coming weeks to demo tech and talk up portfolio.
Following the acquisition of the majority of IHS Markit's technology business, Informa Tech has launched Omdia, a new research firm that combines the analyst teams from Ovum, the IHS Markit technology business acquired in 2019, Tractica and more.
After a period of 'initial commercial deployments,' the FCC said the 3.5GHz CBRS spectrum band is now open to all unlicensed commercial operations, and that CommScope, Federated Wireless, Google and Sony have been approved as Spectrum Access System (SAS) administrators.
NEC said it will partner with Altiostar Networks to 'accelerate the deployment' of 4G/5G open vRAN solutions.
Test and measurement specialist EXFO reported a 6.3% year-on-year increase in sales for the three months to the end of November 2019.
The call was performed in compliance with 3GPP Release 15 specs over the 2.5GHz spectrum band using ZTE's 5G NR basestation and a 5G smartphone form factor test device powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 5G Modem-RF System.
First three vendors certified for SD-WAN performance.
Spirent and China Mobile said they developed a test system for 5G devices called YuHeng.
The FCC voted to approve rules designed to help first responders to more quickly locate people who call 911 inside multi-story buildings.
That equates to about one in 20 people, according to company's latest 'Gigabit Monitor.'
Pilot will involve series of verification tests at Mondragon University in Spain.
The two companies will work together to research and develop 5G applications for both the private and business sectors.
Startup Movandi said it joined the O-RAN Alliance, which is working to sever the links between software and hardware in wireless networking equipment.
Plug-in module is for its AT2500-3G Headend Analyzer.
Cisco, Harmonic among vendors working with Viavi for distributed access architecture partner ecosystem to be shown at Cable-Tec Expo in New Orleans.
Will show portfolio designed for simplified DAA and DOCSIS 3.1 migrations, rapid fiber inspection.
Will show HDMI-out monitoring for Tier 2/3 cable operators at Cable-Tec Expo.
Taiwanese pay-TV provider picks vendor for video QoE assurance and 4K media processing help.
Former Arris exec Bryant Isaacs joins board of location-based, mobile collaboration platform used by Summit Broadband, Schurz Communications and WideOpenWest.
New tech can inspect Dolby Vision-enabled content for file-based streaming systems.
The Interoperable Mastering Format is designed to streamline workflows and reduce costs.
Software and services company Amdocs said it bought TTS Wireless, a privately owned provider of mobile network engineering services, specializing in network optimization, planning and software-enabled solutions, in a deal worth $50 million.
Strategic alliance with Marlin aims to provide US customers with access to financing.
Tool enables the media industry to optimize video processing and delivery using the human visual system.
Eurofins' Testwizard system to provide automated testing for Niko Home Control.
Three UK and Nokia have unveiled a 5G-ready fully integrated cloud core network ahead of the operator's impending launch of 5G services.
Fiscal third-quarter revenues hit US$73.6 million, up by 1.9% from a year earlier.
The funding round is led by Intel Capital, with participation from True Ventures. Mesmer's cloud service uses AI-powered bots to offload customer experience testing from developers.
ADVA, with its Oscilloquartz Precision Time Protocol (PTP) grandmaster clocks, and Nokia have demonstrated a network timing solution suitable for the demands of a 5G network.
Hires solutions architect and product strategy architect.
Edge computing platform specialist MobiledgeX seeks industry input into edge use cases and opens the doors to its early access developer program.
Telefónica and ZTE have deployed a 5G pilot network in Madrid and teamed up with Bank of Santander to show off 5G banking use cases.
Ericsson unveils new Standalone New Radio (NR) software, high-capacity Massive MIMO radios and an edge solution for distributed cloud services.
Vendor and partner Sumavision say remote PHY system worked with multiple modems, citing test session hosted by Excentis in Belgium.
Test program focuses on product interoperability for remote PHY and distributed access architectures.
Says new wares will be needed as cable ops overhaul their networks with fiber deep architectures.
Software-based platform uses patent-pending algorithm to analyze PNM and SNMP polling data.
Mix of CCAP and node suppliers, chip makers and modem vendors head to Ghent for test.
New facility based in Grogingen, Netherlands, and operated by Qbit.
Company to roll out new products at Anga Com 2019 in Germany.
Company will provide test tools and certification for next-gen devices and services based on CI Plus 2.0 standard.
Telus will trial mobile edge capabilities in Canada with MobiledgeX.
DriveNets claims world's first 400G white box-based distributed router, available for service provider testing.
Vodafone and Continental have demonstrated how testing and active monitoring technology from Netrounds can assist in preventing thousands of road accidents every year.
Eric Updyke joins from Amdocs.
New tools verify device implementation and conformance for emerging over-the-air TV signaling standard.
The European Commission has recommended a common European Union approach to the security of 5G networks.
Dirst time that an Interoperability Test has been performed on the Northbound Interface of an NCE Controller, says vendor.
Jim Daves previously was with Verizon Media's Volicom division.
At OFC 2019, Ciena's Kim Roberts will be presented with the John Tyndall Award. In an article from Gazettabyte, Roy Rubenstein takes an in-depth look at the career and talents of this networking industry pioneer.
Enhancements aim to improve cloud security, streamline operations for cloud applications.
Deutsche Telekom, Niantic, MobiledgeX and Samsung are to present the first edge-enhanced 'Mixed Reality Multiplayer Experience,' codenamed Neon, at MWC19.
Patrick Ostiguy is Accedian's founder; Dion Joannou previously was company's COO.
Core elements tested include communication to and from devices and country-specific requirements.
ZTE has completed a number of 5G core, radio access and device tests with China Mobile, China Telecom and China Unicom.
Automation specialist NetYCE is offering a free version of its eponymous network orchestration system including free online training for engineers.
Telefónica UK, better known as O2, is to deploy Nokia's evolved Service Operation Center (eSOC) platform as it shifts towards customer-centric operations.
BT Global Services will use SevOne's Data Platform to gain insight into the state of its customers' networks.
WiFi 6 is the new consumer brand for 802.11ax standard.
Anritsu says it enabled a successful demonstration of service assurance in a multivendor NFV service environment at an ETSI Plugtest event.
TIM and Qualcomm say they have completed the first 5G NR video call using millimeter wave spectrum in Europe and will soon have 5G smartphones ready for market.
Key milestone towards accelerating the maturity of the 2.6GHz 5G NR ecosystem.
Telstra says it has achieved Australia's first live 5G connection using a commercial 5G chipset on its mobile network.
Trial demos application of 5G to create a 'smart stadium' with drones and live streaming of 360-degree VR video and included Japan's first trial of 5G to offer logistics solutions through remote operation of unmanned delivery robot.
Expands testing capabilities to serve TV operators, broadcasters, content companies, device manufacturers and others in Europe and around the globe.
Light Reading's Big Communications Event joins with KNect365's 5G North America to launch the Big 5G Event in 2019; dates set for May 6-8 in Denver, Colo.
VeEX and Ubisense offer a combination of VeSion test probes and the myWorld Geo Operations Hub for next-generation network monitoring.
VeEX's new portable 400GE hand-held test tool targets the upcoming 400G PAM4 QSFP-DD lab-to-field transition and it's taking it to the SCTE-ISBE Cable-Tec Expo 2018 in Atlanta.
The Athena 100G Transport Recorder combines sustained traffic capture at 100G with Lumacron's signal auto-discovery capabilities.
Kyrio will perform device testing for compliance with OCF specs.