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OmniClouds selects Versa Networks SD-WAN for Middle East and Africa
News Wire Feed | 9/9/2020

OmniClouds will not only provide full hybrid cloud connectivity, but will also use Versa Networks as an overlay to existing connectivity technologies.

Inango connects with OpenSync
News Wire Feed | 9/3/2020

Software company will add OpenSync to its Virtual Services platform.

Over half of sports fans watch pirate sports services, Synamedia study finds
News Wire Feed | 6/4/2020

Ten-county study of 6,000 sports fans undertaken before the pandemic stopped play.

Ciena hires CTO for EMEA region
News Wire Feed | 4/21/2020

Jürgen Hatheier hails from Pacific Broadband, Arris and Technetix.

Cato launches instant access
News Wire Feed | 3/19/2020

With Instant Access for Cato SDP, enterprises can deliver large-scale, secure remote access worldwide at the flip of a switch.

Proximus taps AirTies for WiFi tech
News Wire Feed | 3/12/2020

Belgium's Proximus is deploying cloud-based tech from AirTies to optimize WiFi performance.

Wayra Germany invests in flexiWAN to boost Telefónica's SME portfolio in the SD-WAN space
News Wire Feed | 2/24/2020

Telefónica will be able to explore further differentiation of its network services by integrating new and third-party applications over flexiWAN´s SD-WAN infrastructure.

Informa Tech Launches Research Firm Omdia
News Wire Feed | 2/5/2020

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.

Cujo AI Taps Aviatrix for Cloud-Native Networking Software
News Wire Feed | 1/15/2020

Cujo AI is using Aviatrix's software across a global cloud network spanning AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.

Insight Partners Acquires IoT Security Firm Armis at a Valuation of $1.1B
News Wire Feed | 1/8/2020

Armis will continue to operate as an independent company.

flexiWAN Ships Modular Open Source SD-WAN
News Wire Feed | 1/8/2020

Software allows service providers to customize and differentiate offerings, as hardware vendors do with Android phones.

Ericsson Strengthens Infrastructure Deal With Saudi's Mobily
News Wire Feed | 1/3/2020

Ericsson will supply radio access, core and transport elements, including 5G radios, to Mobily.

Gracenote Launches Global OTT Video Guide
News Wire Feed | 1/2/2020

Says guide will help global and regional streaming services bridge OTT and broadcast content.

Telefónica Taps flexiWAN for Open Source SD-WAN
News Wire Feed | 12/18/2019

Telefónica and flexiWAN will run PoCs to test performance and functionality on white-box CPEs for customer branches needing 50 Mbps to 1 Gbit/s encrypted throughput.

DriveNets Teams Up With Broadcom, White Box Vendors
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2019

Distributed disaggregated routing specialist DriveNets has struck partnerships with Broadcom, UfiSpace, Edgecore and Delta.

SAM Seamless Network, Telenet Connect on IoT Security
News Wire Feed | 12/9/2019

Telenet is vendor's first announced European ISP customer.

1-Gig Available to 354M People Globally, Viavi Claims
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2019

That equates to about one in 20 people, according to company's latest 'Gigabit Monitor.'

Cujo AI, AirTies Broaden Their Data Deal
News Wire Feed | 10/14/2019

AirTies gets access to Cujo AI's analytics tool, and Cujo AI gets access to AirTies's WiFi data.

AirTies Debuts WiFi 6 Portfolio for Service Providers
News Wire Feed | 10/9/2019

Intros dual-band and tri-band WiFi 6 extenders, mesh router and software.

Cujo AI Passes 500M Monitored, Protected Devices
News Wire Feed | 10/8/2019

Milestone covers devices on fixed, mobile and WiFi operator networks.

DriveNets Touts Distributed Disaggregated Chassis Design
News Wire Feed | 9/30/2019

DriveNets says its Network Cloud software is the first to support the Distributed Disaggregated Chassis routing model that is based on AT&T specifications contributed to the Open Compute Project (OCP).

Despite Rough Q2 for Cable, Global Broadband Access Gear Revenue Rises 3%
News Wire Feed | 9/26/2019

GPON and EPON spending helps to offset cable access spending declines, Dell'Oro says.

Protected Media Launches Ad Fraud Detection for TV & OTT
News Wire Feed | 9/25/2019

With the new SDK OTT traffic can be verified at the source for the first time, says vendor.

Motion Picture Association Goes Global
News Wire Feed | 9/18/2019

The newly named MPA aims to present a unified, global brand for the video, TV and streaming organization.

Ciena Reports Sales Hike in Fiscal Q3
News Wire Feed | 9/5/2019

Ciena reported fiscal third-quarter revenues of $960.6 million, a 17.3% year-on-year increase.

CenturyLink Courts EMEA Partners
News Wire Feed | 9/5/2019

US operator seeks to grow its existing channel base and attract new partners in the Europe, Middle East and Africa region.

AirTies Enhances Cloud-Powered Home WiFi Platform
News Wire Feed | 9/5/2019

New offering includes 'Experience Index' ratings.

Aviat Reports Revenue Increase
News Wire Feed | 8/28/2019

Microwave transport systems vendor Aviat Networks reported a slight increase in fiscal fourth quarter and full year revenues.

Altice Europe connects Amazon Prime Video to the set-top box
News Wire Feed | 8/27/2019

Following initial integration with SFR in France, Altice will follow with similar tie-ins in Portugal, Israel and Dominican Republic.

Quickline, AirTies Team on Whole-Home WiFi
News Wire Feed | 8/15/2019

System uses hybrid cloud/local architecture with AirTies analytics and WiFi Mesh extenders.

Orange Revenues Edge Up in Q2
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2019

On a comparable basis, Orange's second quarter revenues returned to growth, edging up 0.5% year-on-year to nearly €10.4 billion.

Cato Intros Full-Service SD-WAN Support
News Wire Feed | 7/16/2019

Cato now provides self-service, shared management and full-service management options for enterprise customers of its SD-WAN service.

DriveNets Adds $7M Funding from Microsoft, Seagate & Palo Alto Networks Vets
News Wire Feed | 7/8/2019

The Israeli startup, which develops a cloud router, previously raised $110 million in February. Now it adds $7 million plus seasoned industry executive support.

Tomia Intros Cloud-Based Blockchain Settlement Platform
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2019

Tomia's Blockchain Settlement solution, designed to improve efficiencies in interconnect billing, roaming and partner settlement processes, will run on the Microsoft Azure public cloud platform.

Smartphone Display Shipments Slow Amid US-China Trade Friction
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2019

Global smartphone display shipments plunged by 20% in Q1 2019, and are expected to drop again in Q2 and Q3, IHS Markit says.

AirTies Touts WiFi Win in Croatia
News Wire Feed | 5/30/2019

Will provide its cloud-based management tools and mesh extenders to Iskon, a company in the Deutsche Telekom Group.

Ooredoo Qatar Picks Nokia for 5G Cloud Native Core Network
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2019

Ooredoo Qatar will use Nokia to build a 5G cloud native core network to support delivery of enhanced mobile broadband services.

Retooled Apple TV App Debuts in 100+ Countries
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2019

App aggregates content and subscriptions from more than 150 services, including HBO, Showtime, Starz and Epix, on iOS devices and select Samsung smart TVs.

Bouygues Telecom taps AirTies for whole-home Wi-Fi
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2019

Setup features WiFi mesh extenders powered by Quantenna silicon.

DriveNets Unveils 400G Virtual Router
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2019

DriveNets claims world's first 400G white box-based distributed router, available for service provider testing.

AirTies Closes Deal for Techicolor's Home WiFi Software Biz
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2019

Technicolor's Bart Vercammen joins AirTies as EVP and GM of software product line.

SCTE-ISBE Launches Critical Facilities Course
News Wire Feed | 3/26/2019

Says new 'VirtuLearn' offering addresses shifts in cable network architectures.

You.i TV Hires Sales Leads for Europe & the Middle East
News Wire Feed | 3/19/2019

Privately held user interface company says it posted record sales in 2018.

AirSonics, AirTies Team on Operator WiFi Deployments
News Wire Feed | 3/14/2019

AirTies says more than 30 regional operators in North America have deployed its 'Smart Wi-Fi' platform.

Cujo AI, AirTies Team Connect on Cybersecurity
News Wire Feed | 2/12/2019

They'll collaborate on joint software integrations for network operators.

CuriosityStream Raises $140M
News Wire Feed | 2/11/2019

SVoD service founded by John Hendricks says it will use the funds to beef up programming and marketing and its streaming technology for global distribution.

Teleste Extends Work With Türksat
News Wire Feed | 2/11/2019

Will continue to supply headend optics for Türksat's network upgrades.

Allot Reports 2018 Sales Hike
News Wire Feed | 2/6/2019

Allot reports 17% year-on-year revenue growth for 2018 and further expected growth this year.

Ericsson Completes Divestment of Majority Stake in MediaKind
News Wire Feed | 2/1/2019

Ericsson has 49% ownership of MediaKind following the transfer of the business to One Equity Partners.

AirTies Picks Up Technicolor's Wireless Doctor Business
News Wire Feed | 1/30/2019

AirTies will add 30 to its staff, open new product innovation and operations office in Paris.

Vodafone reports fiscal Q3 dip in revenues
News Wire Feed | 1/25/2019

Vodafone says its group revenues of €11.0 billion for the three months to the end of 2018 were down by nearly 7% year-on-year, blaming new accounting rules, the sale of its operation in Qatar and currency exchange fluctuations for the dip.

Global IoT Spending to Hit $745B in 2019 – IDC
News Wire Feed | 1/4/2019

Outlay to be led by manufacturing, consumer, transportation and utilities sectors.

5G Americas: 1.3B Global 5G Connections by 2023
News Wire Feed | 12/21/2018

There will be 10 billion mobile connections globally by 2023 of which 1.3 billion will be 5G connections, according to Ovum forecasts shared by trade association 5G Americas.

AirTies Teams With Broadcom on WiFi 6
News Wire Feed | 12/20/2018

AirTies’ Smart WiFi software and cloud management software will be pre-integrated into Broadcom WiFi 6 platforms for use in third-party gateways.

ECI Unveils 1.2T Dual-Channel Optical Blade
News Wire Feed | 12/13/2018

The TM1200, a 1.2Tbit/s blade (dual 600Gbit/s channel) enables a programmable, adaptive optical network.

Turkcell Picks Metrological for TV App Store
News Wire Feed | 12/12/2018

Store, with library of more than 300 TV apps, available to all Turkcell TV+ subs.

VR Headset Sales Rebound to 1.9M Units in Q3
News Wire Feed | 12/5/2018

Sales traction driven aided by new standalone VR headsets, IDC says.

Cisco: Global Internet Traffic to Hit 4.8 Zettabytes Per Year by 2022
News Wire Feed | 11/27/2018

In its latest Visual Network Index, which presents a five-year forecast on global Internet usage trends, Cisco also predicts a big surge in AR and VR traffic, with 4.8 billion Internet users by 2022.

GSMA Launches Cloud AR/VR Forum
News Wire Feed | 11/22/2018

Network operators, vendors and content providers to collaborate on augmented/virtual reality technology developments.

SK Broadband, Sckipio Claim Gigabit Speeds With Gfast
News Wire Feed | 11/12/2018

SK Broadband says it can provide gigabit broadband services over twisted copper pairs using Sckipio's 212MHz Gfast technology.

Orange Reports Revenues, Margin Growth in Q3
News Wire Feed | 10/25/2018

Orange has reported growth in its revenues and earnings for the third quarter.

Huawei Signs Collaboration Agreements With TPCAST & Mediapro to Collaborate on 5G AR/VR
News Wire Feed | 10/24/2018

Collaboration will be enabled by the emerging 5G broadband digital ecosystem.

Huawei Hosts Middle East 5G Ecosystem Conference
News Wire Feed | 10/24/2018

5G is 'Sailing to New eMBB Horizons,' don't you know.

Huawei's SmartWi-Fi Enables Batelco to Achieve Premium Home WiFi Coverage
News Wire Feed | 10/23/2018

Improvement in broadband quality will help realize Bahrain's economic vision for 2030.

8K TV Shipments to Eclipse 400K Units in 2019 – Forecast
News Wire Feed | 10/15/2018

Global TV shipments are expected to rebound in 2018 and grow 3.6%, IHS Markit says.

ECI Telecom Strikes Optical Transport Partnership With Ericsson
News Wire Feed | 9/5/2018

ECI's optical solutions will be integrated into Ericsson's 5G offering.

5G Phone Royalties to Net a King's Ransom
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2018

Payments will generate $20 billion in 2025, Strategy Analytics predicts.

Cambium Networks Joins Facebook WiFi Ecosystem
News Wire Feed | 8/28/2018

Cambium helps Facebook get more people connected, and subsequently, hooked on Facebook.

Radcom Reports Profitable Q2
News Wire Feed | 8/7/2018

Radcom reports revenues of $10.6 million, up 19% from a year ago, and a net profit of $0.8 million.

Airtel Launches Bandwidth-on-Demand Service
News Wire Feed | 8/7/2018

The bandwidth on demand platform will be available at 19 locations across India, South-East Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the US.

Ericsson Reports Marginal Improvement in Q2
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2018

Ericsson reported improved sequential and year-on-year gross and operating margins for the second quarter of 2018.

Ethernity Integrates Aricent's Networking Suite
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2018

Ethernity Networks is adding Aricent's Carrier Ethernet Switch Router (CESR) software suite to its portfolio of FPGA-based ACE-NICs and systems-on-chip (SoCs).

Telco Systems Teams With Chip Vendor to Develop uCPE Devices
News Wire Feed | 6/4/2018

Telco Systems has entered into a joint development agreement (JDA) with an unidentified 'multinational semiconductor and software design company' with the aim of developing Universal Customer Premises Equipment (uCPE) networking devices that will run a suite of virtual network functions.

Amdocs Reports Fiscal Q2 Revenues of $992M
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2018

Revenues of $992 million included contributions from the recent acquisitions of Vubiquity and UXP Systems.

Sckipio Raises Another $10M
News Wire Feed | 5/8/2018

MegaChips leads round with returning investors Intel Capital, Pitango Venture Capital and others.

Permira to Buy Cisco's Service Provider Video Software Solutions Business
News Wire Feed | 5/1/2018

Private equity firm Permira is buying Cisco's Service Provider Video Software Solutions (SPVSS) business and will create a new company focused on developing and delivering video solutions for the pay-TV industry.

EU Group Demos Hierarchical SDN Controller with Sedona
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2018

EU consortium ACINO has worked with Sedona Systems to build and demonstrate, in Telefónica's lab, an open source hierarchical controller that enables service-aware, multilayer networking.

RAD Unveils Its vAccess VNF
News Wire Feed | 4/10/2018

RAD announces vAccess, a service delivery and assurance virtual network function (VNF) for vCPE that also manages pluggable physical network elements.

ECI Targets Power Utilities with Compact MPLS/Ethernet Edge Device
News Wire Feed | 3/29/2018

ECI expands its Neptune portfolio with a compact MPLS/Ethernet device designed for the distributed energy resources environment.

Despite SD-WAN Adoption, WAN Complexity Remains a Major Challenge, Finds Survey
News Wire Feed | 3/21/2018

Forty-three percent of SD-WAN deployments are still too complex; global WAN survey highlights the importance of network simplification.

Radcom Launches Network Visibility Tool
News Wire Feed | 2/26/2018

Radcom's new cloud-native Network Visibility tool offers virtualized packet brokering capabilities that provide network insights and intelligence.

Etisalat Chooses Nokia's Nuage Networks SD-WAN Solution
News Wire Feed | 2/22/2018

In an MEA first, Etisalat will provide automated, dynamic, programmable network services to its enterprise customers with self-service ordering and configuration of services.

Radcom Reports Q4, Full Year Growth
News Wire Feed | 2/13/2018

Radcom reports fourth quarter revenues up 32% to $10.6 million and full year revenues up 26% to $37.2 million.

RAD Adds Versa Networks' SD-WAN to Its vCPE Toolbox for Service Providers
News Wire Feed | 2/13/2018

RAD announced that Versa Cloud IP Platform software has been added to RAD's vCPE Toolbox to allow a transition to vCPE and SD-WAN for Service Providers.

Hudson Fiber Network Deploys Atrinet's NetACE
News Wire Feed | 2/5/2018

Hudson Fiber Network is using Atrinet's NetACE to manage its multi-vendor hybrid network and introduce automation.

Ericsson Reports Q4, Full Year
News Wire Feed | 1/31/2018

Ericsson's revenues decreased by 12% year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2017.

Ericsson Revamps Structure, Shuffles Top Team
News Wire Feed | 1/31/2018

Ericsson has created a new unit, called Business Area Emerging Business, and has shuffled its top team, including shifting Ulf Ewaldsson away from Digital Services.

Amdocs Reports Fiscal Q1
News Wire Feed | 1/30/2018

Amdocs reports fiscal first quarter revenues of $978 million and the acquisition of Vubiquity.

Cato Networks Surges in 2017
News Wire Feed | 1/30/2018

Strong fiscal growth and innovation leads hundreds of companies to transform their networks with Cato's converged SD-WAN.

Nokia Unveils End-to-End 5G Architecture
News Wire Feed | 1/29/2018

Nokia unveils its Future X network architecture for 5G that, it claims, will boost performance and cut costs.

Turkcell & Huawei Announce Commercial Verification of BBU5900 Basestation
News Wire Feed | 1/26/2018

Huawei's 5G-oriented new Generation BBU5900 basestation verified on a commercial network in Antalya, Turkey.

Light Reading's Leading Lights 2018 Awards Program Is Now Open for Submissions
News Wire Feed | 1/26/2018

It's time to enter Light Reading's Leading Lights awards.

Amdocs Boasts 5G-Ready Online Charging System
News Wire Feed | 1/17/2018

Amdocs says it has developed a 5G-ready cloud-based charging system that enables service providers to monetize the services made possible by 5G network slicing.

Allot to Acquire Netonomy
News Wire Feed | 1/17/2018

Allot to expand its security offering with the acquisition of fellow Israeli firm Netonomy, a developer of software-based cybersecurity applications for the connected home.

Idea Cellular to Upgrade Optical Network With ECI Telecom
News Wire Feed | 1/11/2018

Idea Cellular is to upgrade its optical transport network with technology from ECI Telecom, including the vendor's access DWDM system.

3GPP Completes Initial 5G NR Specification
News Wire Feed | 12/20/2017

Initial non-standalone NR 5G specifications were approved at the 3GPP's RAN#78 meeting in Lisbon.

Zain upgrades with Cisco
News Wire Feed | 12/19/2017

Zain has deployed Cisco's next-generation IP/MPLS gear to introduce segment routing and lay the ground for network automation.

AirTies Expands North American Presence
News Wire Feed | 12/13/2017

Opens R&D center in Austin.

Telecom, Banking Most Advanced in Digital Transformation – Ovum
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2017

Ovum's annual survey of ICT decision-makers shows that less than 10% of enterprises have achieved their digital transformation goals.

Ericsson Makes 5G Predictions in Mobility Report
News Wire Feed | 11/27/2017

Ericsson expects 5G to cover more than 20% of the global population by 2023 and for there to be 1 billion 5G subscribers by then, according to its annual Mobility Report.

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