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128 Technology debuts software-defined edge product
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2020

New software aims to help operators go from managed connectivity to a full SD-WAN offering without changing hardware platforms.

Arm and Vodafone partner on Universal CPE
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2020

Arm, NXP Semiconductors, Telco Systems and Vodafone have developed a proof of concept uCPE that supports multiple enterprise services such as SD-WAN, routing and firewall.

PacketFabric partners with Cloudflare to launch Cloudflare Network Interconnect
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2020

The Cloudflare Network Interconnect in partnership with PacketFabric provides customers with use cases for better network performance and security, including a private pathway to Cloudflare DDoS Protection and Cloudflare Magic Transit.

Windstream Enterprise adds concierge-level service to Fortinet SD-WAN offering
News Wire Feed | 7/22/2020

A new option for enterprises that want high-touch, proactive guidance and support.

Asavie partners with 128 Technology to extend the tunnel-free SD-WAN to mobile and IoT endpoints
News Wire Feed | 7/22/2020

Partnership enables service providers to automate and scale the delivery of secure and policy-driven enterprise-wide SD-WAN services, without need for VPN clients on mobile or IoT endpoints.

Fortinet acquires cloud security and networking company OPAQ Networks
News Wire Feed | 7/20/2020

Enhances Fortinet's existing SASE offering to deliver complete SASE platform.

Barracuda introduces first global secure SD-WAN service built natively on Microsoft Azure
News Wire Feed | 7/16/2020

With the new Barracuda CloudGen WAN, customers can deploy the Microsoft Global Network as their secure enterprise WAN backbone.

Open Systems is among the First MSSPs joining the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association
News Wire Feed | 7/14/2020

Open Systems minimizes cyberthreats with a combination of its cloud-native MDR services and the security experts of its 'Born in the Cloud' division.

AT&T expands its SD-WAN offering with Cisco
News Wire Feed | 7/8/2020

New globally available managed AT&T SD-WAN service integrated with Cisco Security capabilities helps to protect cloud, Internet and WAN traffic.

Cato doubles down on the channel with first accreditation for SASE technical support and expanded leadership team
News Wire Feed | 7/6/2020

Anthony D'Angelo to serve as vice president of global channel sales and business development. New program accredits partners to deliver technical support services.

Nagra connects with AWS to secure pre-release and early-release content
News Wire Feed | 6/30/2020

Nagra said its NexGuard watermarking tech has added a level of security in the processing of high-value content via the use of AWS Elemental's MediaConvert system.

FCC formally moves against Huawei and ZTE
News Wire Feed | 6/30/2020

The FCC said companies that get money from its Universal Service Fund cannot use it to purchase equipment from Huawei or ZTE due to national security concerns.

Comcast to provide Firefox users with private and secure DNS services
News Wire Feed | 6/25/2020

Comcast is first ISP to provide those services through Mozilla's Trusted Recursive Resolver Program.

CenturyLink hires chief privacy officer
News Wire Feed | 6/17/2020

Hugo Teufel most recently was chief privacy counsel for Raytheon Company.

SECUI selects Snet SWAN powered by 128 Technology
News Wire Feed | 6/15/2020

Network integrator to offer SECUI software-centric SD-WAN service.

Omdia: COVID-19 presents new opportunities in video, infrastructure, digital transformation
News Wire Feed | 6/11/2020

The pandemic will trigger a rethink of technology as critical infrastructure, Omdia analysts say in new report.

Spark NZ chooses Fortinet Secure SD-WAN
News Wire Feed | 6/9/2020

2,500-site Secure SD-WAN deployment is the latest project from Spark NZ and Fortinet to improve application experience and enable network automation.

TDS pitches hacker alert subscription service
News Wire Feed | 6/5/2020

New security tool being sold for an additional $3.95 per month.

Cisco to buy ThousandEyes for network monitoring
News Wire Feed | 5/28/2020

Cisco said it plans to purchase privately held ThousandEyes, which offers an Internet network monitoring service.

Samsung intros new security chip solution for mobile devices
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2020

New chip solution from Samsung, set for release in Q3 2020, will expand security capabilities for mobile devices and IoT applications.

Open Systems augments its cybersecurity capabilities with acquisition of leading Microsoft Azure Sentinel expert
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2020

Acquiring Born in the Cloud, a Microsoft Gold Partner, expands Open Systems' extended detection and response (xdr) capabilities and deepens its expertise in Azure Sentinel.

AirTies hooks up with Sweepr for AI-assisted troubleshooting
News Wire Feed | 5/14/2020

Integration aims to reduce costs and dependency on call centers with AI-assisted troubleshooting of home connectivity issues.

NTT West chooses Fortinet's Secure SD-WAN and SD-Branch solutions
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2020

NTT West has selected Fortinet's Secure SD-WAN and SD-Branch solutions as the foundation of its 'FLET'S SDx' subscription service.

NTT West chooses Fortinet Secure SD-WAN and SD-Branch to deliver security-driven networking services
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2020

Fortinet Secure SD-WAN and SD-Branch enable NTT West to deliver a flexible, agile LAN/WAN management service offering.

Google Meet still exists, will soon be free
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2020

Google Cloud's videoconferencing offering will be 'available to anyone' as the company rolls out the expanded service in the coming weeks.

Airtel Xstream app exceeds 1.5B multi-DRM licenses
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2020

Marks record number of multi-DRM licenses served by cloud-based NAGRA Security Services Platform.

Juniper CEO: Orders were up, but COVID-19 slowed down supply chain
News Wire Feed | 4/28/2020

The company earned $20.4 million, or 6 cents a share, on net revenues of $998 million during Q1.

Nagra and Avid pipe forensic watermarking into video editing workflows
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2020

Nagra launches forensic watermarking plug-in for editing and collaboration workflows on Avid's Media Composer video editing software.

Synamedia slots Nick Thexton as CTO
News Wire Feed | 4/20/2020

Thexton is late of ProSiebenSat.1, Inmarsat, YouView and NDS/Cisco. Former Synamedia CTO Alok Gera moves to SVP and GM, North America.

Advancing SD-WAN security and control, Masergy introduces identity-based WAN analytics
News Wire Feed | 4/14/2020

Masergy announced the addition of Identity-Based WAN Analytics to its comprehensive SD-WAN management portal.

Wireless connectivity tech industry to reach $128.47 billion globally by 2026 – report
News Wire Feed | 4/13/2020

The projected growth is fueled by an increase in demand for wireless networks in development of smart infrastructure, the rise in adoption of AI assistants and integration of IoT in surveillance cameras.

AT&T to offer three free months of FirstNet service to nurses, physicians
News Wire Feed | 4/13/2020

Under a new promotion for its FirstNet service, AT&T said it would offer three months of free wireless service to nurses and physicians amid the pandemic.

Deutsche Telekom offers managed network services for Microsoft Azure
News Wire Feed | 4/8/2020

As one of the newest partners in Europe, Deutsche Telekom is now covering the network portfolio of Microsoft's public cloud platform.

Cato Networks secures $77M investment in largest funding round yet
News Wire Feed | 4/7/2020

The latest investment brings the total funding above $200 million.

Asavie SD Edge: clientless solution to extend SD-WAN and private enterprise networks to secure mobile and IoT endpoints
News Wire Feed | 4/7/2020

This clientless solution unifies the management of mobile and IoT endpoints within the enterprise SD-WAN offering enterprise CIOs uniform visibility and control.

Growing number of MSSPs leverage Fortinet secure SD-WAN
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2020

Integrated next-generation firewall security, advanced routing and open fabric ecosystem allow MSSPs to better meet customers' evolving business needs.

Palo Alto Networks teams with Telekom Security on enterprise cybersecurity
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2020

The two companies will work together to build, onboard and run a portfolio of managed security services for enterprise customers.

AT&T offers free smartphones for life to boost FirstNet service
News Wire Feed | 3/31/2020

AT&T said its FirstNet public-safety customers can get a free, new smartphone every two years under a new offering from the operator.

OpenVault debuts remote care and diagnostics for service providers
News Wire Feed | 3/25/2020

Says new service suite will help service providers maintain customer satisfaction and reduce need for face-to-face interactions.

StackPath connects with Broadcom
News Wire Feed | 3/24/2020

Edge compute startup will use Broadcom's Stingray SmartNIC to help meet demand for cloud-based content delivery services at the edge.

RDK Management issues annual update on device reach, service provider support
News Wire Feed | 3/19/2020

Joint venture of Comcast, Liberty Global and Charter says more than 60 million devices deployed with open source software stack worldwide.

Federated Wireless brings spectrum sharing to 6GHz band
News Wire Feed | 3/11/2020

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.

Charter ups Jane Rhodes to SVP, corporate physical security
News Wire Feed | 3/11/2020

Rhodes joined Charter as head of corporate security in 2016.

MetTel launches SD-M to extend private cloud security, compliance and adaptability to corporate mobility
News Wire Feed | 3/10/2020

Locks down the browser 'trap-door' while lowering data costs.

AT&T to offer 'personal cloud' via Synchronoss deal
News Wire Feed | 3/9/2020

AT&T will offer cloud-based mobile transfer and setup services to its mobile customers via a new agreement with Synchronoss Technologies.

AT&T, Palo Alto and Broadcom eye firewalls for software platforms
News Wire Feed | 3/6/2020

AT&T, Palo Alto Networks and Broadcom said they developed a Disaggregated Scalable Firewall (DSFW) framework they said would allow network operators to offer software-based firewalls instead of ones using hardware appliances.

Florida county picks CenturyLink for next-gen 911 system
News Wire Feed | 3/5/2020

In CenturyLink's BG911 system, Sumter County will get access to a faster, more resilient 911 platform.

FCC to avoid 'non-critical large gatherings' amid COVID-19 concerns
News Wire Feed | 3/4/2020

Agency is also suspending non-critical FCC domestic and international travel until further notice.

Technicolor bakes Cujo AI's 'Incognito' privacy service into RDK-B- and Homeware-based gateways
News Wire Feed | 3/3/2020

Cujo AI, company backed by Comcast and Charter, introduced Incognito last week.

Proposed $207M for privacy violations is too little, too late – Free Press
News Wire Feed | 2/28/2020

The Free Press said the FCC is taking it easy on telcos, with meaningless fines issued more than a year after significant privacy violations.

FCC to identify US telecom operators with Huawei, ZTE equipment
News Wire Feed | 2/26/2020

The FCC said that US telecom companies that have received Universal Service funds from the US government must tell the agency if they've used that money to buy equipment from Chinese companies Huawei and ZTE.

Plume raises another round
News Wire Feed | 2/26/2020

Charter, Qualcomm Ventures, Belkin and Service Electric Cablevision join Liberty Global among vendor's equity investors.

Lumentum bows out of OFC
News Wire Feed | 2/25/2020

Major components vendor decides to sit out OFC because of the global COVID-19 outbreak.

Cujo AI launches privacy and tracking protection service
News Wire Feed | 2/25/2020

New 'Incognito' taps into vendor's AI-powered platform.

Adtran launches Global Services Portfolio
News Wire Feed | 2/24/2020

New suite features network implementation services, maintenance services, cloud services and professional services.

CenturyLink launches automated threat detection and response feature
News Wire Feed | 2/20/2020

Rapid Threat Defense identifies and stops threats based on customer-set policies.

AT&T, Singtel and Telefónica to share cybersecurity info
News Wire Feed | 2/18/2020

Under the auspices of the Telco Security Alliance, AT&T, Singtel and Telefónica said they will share cybersecurity intelligence.

DoJ expands complaint against Huawei to include theft of trade secrets
News Wire Feed | 2/13/2020

The U.S. Department of Justice expanded its existing complaint against China's Huawei to include the theft of trade secrets, among other accusations.

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.

CenturyLink Tapped by US Social Security Administration for Wide Area Networking
News Wire Feed | 1/30/2020

The deal includes architecting and deploying the agency's 100 Gbit/s business critical data replication network.

128 Technology's Solution to Be Offered by SoftBank Corp.
News Wire Feed | 1/28/2020

SoftBank Corp. will offer enterprises a Session Smart, managed SD-WAN.

Startup Privafy Scores $22M for Cloud-Native Data Security
News Wire Feed | 1/22/2020

Privafy, which is headed by vets from Verizon and NXP Semiconductor, provides cloud-native protection for data on cloud, mobile, IoT and network locations.

CenturyLink Wins Department of Defense Learning Network Deal
News Wire Feed | 1/21/2020

CenturyLink will deliver network services to more than 85 locations around the world to educate children of military families, providing desktop computers, printers, mobile devices and video collaboration.

TIA Starts New Effort to Secure Telecom Supply Chain
News Wire Feed | 1/21/2020

Industry association TIA said it is launching a major new initiative to 'build industry-driven telecommunications supply chain security standards and programs.'

Cujo AI Hires CFO
News Wire Feed | 1/17/2020

Tuomas Laine joins AI company from F-Secure.

McAfee Appoints New CEO
News Wire Feed | 1/17/2020

Peter Leav will become the CEO of cybersecurity specialist McAfee from February 3.

CenturyLink Scores $1.6B for US Interior Department Networking
News Wire Feed | 1/16/2020

CenturyLink will provide SD-WAN, VPN, private line and Ethernet transport for 65,000 employees, 280,000 volunteers and 2,400 operating locations.

Wind River Acquires Star Lab
News Wire Feed | 1/16/2020

Embedded systems software specialist Wind River adds security capabilities with acquisition of Star Lab.

Masergy Launches Industry's First Integrated SD-WAN Shadow IT Discovery Solution
News Wire Feed | 1/14/2020

Shadow IT discovery solution automatically identifies unauthorized SaaS applications.

Aruba Extends Retail SD-Branch Networking
News Wire Feed | 1/9/2020

The Hewlett Packard Enterprise company enhances security, orchestration and cellular support, including LTE.

Comcast Offers Free Cybersecurity to Qualified Broadband Customers
News Wire Feed | 1/6/2020

Cable op will make digital home security service available to 18 million broadband customers that use qualified gateways equipped with Comcast's xFi platform.

Insight Partners Acquires Armis IoT Security for $1.1B Valuation
News Wire Feed | 1/6/2020

Insight, a global software investor, acquires the enterprise vendor, which will continue to operate independently, headed by its co-founders.

Synamedia Shows Off Video Security, Platforms at CES
News Wire Feed | 1/6/2020

Synamedia is exhibiting a range of video security and video platform products in Las Vegas and has struck a partnership with Pearl TV to join the Phoenix Model Market Initiative.

F5 in $1B Deal to Acquire Fraud & Abuse Prevention Specialists Shape
News Wire Feed | 12/19/2019

Shape adds protection from automated attacks, botnets and targeted fraud to F5's application services.

Cisco Launches 'Internet for the Future' Strategy & Silicon Architecture
News Wire Feed | 12/11/2019

Cisco debuts Silicon One, a unified architecture that can work anywhere in the network and in any form factor, along with a new line of Cisco 8000 high end routers and IOS XR7 operating system software to serve as the backbone of the next generation of Internet growth.

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

Telenet is vendor's first announced European ISP customer.

InterDigital Sues Huawei Over 3G, 4G & 5G Patents
News Wire Feed | 12/4/2019

Wireless technology company InterDigital said it filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Huawei in the United Kingdom, in part over Huawei's licensing of InterDigital's 3G, 4G and 5G patents.

Juniper Names Google Vet Raj Yavatkar as CTO
News Wire Feed | 12/2/2019

Raj Yavatkar, who previously headed development of network virtualization infrastructure and products for Cloud Networking at Google, replaces Bikash Koley – also a Google vet – whose resignation was announced last week.

Cujo AI Names Labs VP
News Wire Feed | 11/27/2019

Kimmo Kasslin, late of F-Secure, joins cybersecurity and network intelligence software company.

Huawei: FCC's New Order Is 'Unlawful'
News Wire Feed | 11/22/2019

Just minutes after the US telecoms regulator voted to ban US companies from spending government money on equipment from Huawei, the Chinese vendor argued such actions are 'unlawful' and that it would remain open to working with the FCC on the issue.

Aryaka Debuts Regional SD-WAN Connectivity
News Wire Feed | 11/19/2019

Cloud SD-WAN provider Aryaka also launches new security, analytics and cloud connectivity services as part of its newly branded SmartServices platform.

US Commerce Department Gives Huawei Another 90-Day Pass
News Wire Feed | 11/18/2019

The US Department of Commerce said it would allow US companies to continue working with China's Huawei for another 90 days, the third extension the agency has provided to its ban on US business with the Chinese vendor.

Cisco Reports $13.2B Q1 Revenue Up 2% YoY
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2019

For the next quarter, Cisco expects 3% to 5% revenue decline year-over-year.

Ovum Report Highlights Mobileum's 5G-Ready Signaling Firewall
News Wire Feed | 11/11/2019

Ovum 'On the Radar' report highlights the importance of carriers implementing signaling firewalls that support the new Security Edge Protection Proxy (SEPP) standard as part of 5G network rollouts.

Cybera & Apex Join Forces to Accelerate Time-to-Profit for Retailers
News Wire Feed | 11/5/2019

Combined offering will introduce secure, transformative and customer-facing business solutions at the network and service edge.

Teridion Introduces Industry's First Compliant Cloud-Based Global SD-WAN Service to Mainland China
News Wire Feed | 10/24/2019

Bypassing setup and connection complexities, Teridion extends global SD-WAN service to multinational enterprise locations in China while requiring only standard broadband connections.

Riverbed Sets New Standard for SD-WAN
News Wire Feed | 10/21/2019

New SteelConnect EX delivers combination of enterprise-class SD-WAN, application acceleration and network security.

Akamai Adds Security at the Edge
News Wire Feed | 10/15/2019

Enhancements aim to maximize, security, quality and reliably from the cloud to the 'digital touchpoint.'

Colt Brings Virtual Networks to Enterprise Premises
News Wire Feed | 10/10/2019

Colt's new universal customer premises equipment (uCPE) solution brings network functions virtualization (NFV) to the enterprise, including SD-WAN, firewalls, and other virtual network functions.

VMware Completes $2.1B Carbon Black Acquisition
News Wire Feed | 10/8/2019

VMware absorbs endpoint security vendor, part of its ‘any application, any cloud, any device’ strategy.

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

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

Telus to Acquire ADT Canada for CAD$700
News Wire Feed | 10/1/2019

The acquisition extends Telus's SmartHome Security and Secure Business unit, launched last year, as the Canadian service provider expands its business beyond connectivity to provide home and business security and automation.

VMware Reports $2.44B Revenue, Up 12% YoY, Acquiring Pivotal & Carbon Black
News Wire Feed | 8/22/2019

The Pivotal and Carbon Black acquisitions, valued at $4.8 billion, extend VMware into Kubernetes development and security, respectively.

Synamedia Beefs Up Piracy Prevention Portfolio
News Wire Feed | 8/21/2019

Wave of new enhancements to be shown at IBC 2019.

Broadcom to Acquire Symantec Enterprise Security for $10.7B
News Wire Feed | 8/8/2019

Following Broadcom's acquisition of Brocade and CA Technologies, Broadcom is continuing its policy of pursuing acquisitions to further its strategy of providing semiconductor and infrastructure software.

Masergy Bundles SD-WAN & Security
News Wire Feed | 7/30/2019

Masergy is integrating unified threat management, threat monitoring and response, and managed security services into its SD-WAN service.

Juniper Q2 2019 Revenue $1.1B Down 8% Year-Over-Year but Up 10% Sequentially
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2019

CEO Rami Rahm touts sequential revenue growth, sales transformation progress and predicts sequential revenue growth in the remainder of the year and return to year-over-year growth in the December quarter.

F5 Touts Software Revenue Growth in Fiscal Q3
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2019

Company continues to balance declining investment in hardware appliances as its software subscriptions take off.

Aryaka Partners With Microsoft on Azure Networking Services
News Wire Feed | 7/15/2019

Aryaka becomes one of the first partners in the Microsoft Azure Networking Managed Service Provider program, helping enterprises connect to the Azure cloud – and building business opportunities for Aryaka.

Synamedia Expands Exec Team, Hires Head of US Cable
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2019

New hires include Sabine Bravo, VP, business development; Joseph Sheehan, head of US media, telco and web, and Kostas Stavrianos, head of US cable.

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