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Dell'Oro: SASE's security services edge market heats up 40% in Q1 2022
News Wire Feed | 6/29/2022

Enterprises increasingly prefer cloud-delivered security over traditional on-prem. #pressrelease

Lumen discovers new malware that targeted home-office routers for two years
News Wire Feed | 6/28/2022

Black Lotus Labs discovered a remote access trojan and sophisticated campaign that aligns with nation-state activity. #pressrelease

Colt Technology Services launches Versa SASE
News Wire Feed | 6/28/2022

Colt Technology Services brings together SD-WAN and SSE features in new integrated full SASE solution. #pressrelease

T‑Mobile and Oceus team up to bring 5G to U.S. government
News Wire Feed | 6/14/2022

T-Mobile and Oceus are poised to deliver applications within the DoD for AR/VR, maintenance and logistics, training, and active operations. #pressrelease

New MVNO, Cloaked Wireless, launches with security, NFT offerings
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2022

Cloaked Wireless, a new US MVNO, said it will offer security against SIM swaps, alongside a free Anon NFT to new users. #pressrelease

AI, converged networks and security among topics for Cable-Tec Expo 2022
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2022

Organization says 130 whitepapers will be presented across 60 sessions and 13 categories at this year's show. #pressrelease

BAI's Mobilitie buys Signal Point
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2022

BAI Communications' Mobilitie said it closed on an agreement to acquire Signal Point Systems, which provides telecom infrastructure on US military bases. #pressrelease

AT&T intros location-based 911 routing
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2022

Via vendor Intrado, AT&T said it can now route 911 calls to the appropriate call center based on a caller's location. #pressrelease

Nokia opens new cybersecurity testing lab
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2022

Nokia said its new Advanced Security Testing and Research (ASTaR) lab is in Dallas and will focus on 5G and cybersecurity. #pressrelease

Airties contributes Wi-Fi EasyMesh tech to RDK
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2022

Says contribution, as an RDK-B component, will streamline Wi-Fi EasyMesh deployments. #pressrelease

Rakuten wins 5G Challenge early bird award from NTIA, DoD
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2022

Rakuten's Central Unit (CU) and Distributed Unit (DU) will be tested by CableLabs under the 5G Challenge program from the NTIA and Defense Department.

FirstNet's CEO departs for private sector
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2022

FirstNet Authority Deputy CEO Lisa Casias will take over following Edward Parkinson's departure from the CEO role.

Truphone faces fine over foreign ownership
News Wire Feed | 4/21/2022

The FCC said it would fine Truphone $660,639 for 'apparently exceeding statutory limits for ownership by foreign individuals or entities holding equity or voting interests in FCC-issued licenses.' #pressrelease

S-NET deploys Versa's SASE service for enterprise customers
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2022

Versa to enable S-NET's multi-location clients to simplify branch security services deployment, standardize network operations and reduce IT expenditure. #pressrelease

Kentik integrates with Cloudflare for DDoS protection
News Wire Feed | 4/14/2022

Network security teams can procure and use Kentik's DDoS detection and analytics, and Magic Transit, Cloudflare's DDoS mitigation tool, as an integrated, on-demand solution.

Verizon Frontline deployed in support of Baker to Vegas law enforcement race
News Wire Feed | 4/13/2022

The Verizon Frontline Response Team deployed to remote desert areas of California and Nevada last weekend to provide communications capabilities to the medical professionals and race organizers at the annual Baker to Vegas Challenge Cup Relay law enforcement race.

Lockheed Martin, Intel tout 5G partnership for military
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2022

As part of its 5G.MIL program, Lockheed Martin said it's using products and services from chipmaker Intel to sell 5G offerings to the US military.

GTT launches SASE with Palo Alto Networks
News Wire Feed | 3/22/2022

The new service is based on the SASE framework and integrates with GTT Managed SD-WAN.

Ericsson appoints new chief legal officer
News Wire Feed | 3/16/2022

Shortly after facing questions about its potential dealings with Isis, Ericsson said Scott Dresser will replace Xavier Dedullen as its chief legal officer.

OneLayer nabs $8.2M in funding for 5G security
News Wire Feed | 3/15/2022

Startup OneLayer said that it received $8.2 million in a seed funding round led by Grove Ventures and Viola Ventures for its 5G security efforts.

US military sets up team for '5G and FutureG'
News Wire Feed | 3/9/2022

The US Department of Defense announced it established a '5G and FutureG cross-functional team' to investigate wireless networking in warfare.

Google buys Mandiant for $5.4B for more security
News Wire Feed | 3/8/2022

Google said it will purchase cybersecurity company Mandiant in a transaction worth $5.4 billion, in order to add the company into its Google Cloud business.

MetTel and VMware partner on SASE
News Wire Feed | 3/3/2022

MetTel will offer customers a managed secure access service edge (SASE) solution powered by VMware SASE.

Palo Alto Networks updates SASE service for MSPs
News Wire Feed | 3/3/2022

Prisma SASE includes a new cloud-based management portal with hierarchical multitenancy capability that uses granular role-based access control (RBAC).

DigitalBridge hires WIA chief Adelstein
News Wire Feed | 3/2/2022

DigitalBridge hired Jonathan Adelstein as its new head of policy. Adelstein has long been the CEO of the Wireless Infrastructure Association (WIA) trade association.

CableLabs to test open RAN gear for US government
News Wire Feed | 3/2/2022

CableLabs said it will be the host lab for the NTIA's '5G Challenge' that will in part test open RAN equipment for the US Department of Defense.

Minim links Wi-Fi registration to the blockchain
News Wire Feed | 2/25/2022

Company says the approach will enable users to independently manage, share and even monetize their Wi-Fi performance and credentials.

Satya Parimi upped to SVP, product and strategy at Charter's Spectrum Enterprise
News Wire Feed | 2/17/2022

Parimi will focus on products spanning managed network services, wireless connectivity and cybersecurity for Charter's business services unit.

Juniper said it will acquire WiteSand
News Wire Feed | 2/14/2022

Combined teams and technology will accelerate delivery of next-generation Network Access Control (NAC), born in the cloud and driven by Mist AI.

AMD closes Xilinx acquisition
News Wire Feed | 2/14/2022

Deal was originally announced in October 2020.

AMD nets approvals for Xilinx acquisition
News Wire Feed | 2/10/2022

Deal is expected to close on or about February 14, 2022.

SCTE seeks papers for Cable-Tec Expo 2022
News Wire Feed | 2/8/2022

Organization is seeking papers across 13 categories. Abstracts are due April 1, 2022.

FCC's 'rip and replace' for ZTE and Huawei balloons to $5.6B
News Wire Feed | 2/4/2022

Congress allocated around $2 billion to a program designed to tear ZTE and Huawei equipment from US networks, but the companies participating in the program are asking for almost triple that.

AT&T touts success of 'smart warehouse' test with US military
News Wire Feed | 2/1/2022

AT&T said it successfully supported 4 Gbit/s in a test of a smart warehouse system at the US Department of Defense's Naval Base Coronado in San Diego.

Expereo selects Cato Networks for managed SASE services
News Wire Feed | 1/27/2022

Cato Networks and Expereo announced today that Expereo will be offering Cato SASE Cloud services worldwide.

CTIA launches 5G Security Test Bed
News Wire Feed | 1/12/2022

CTIA said it launched a 5G Security Test Bed (STB) at the University of Maryland with Ericsson equipment.

Cato Networks partners with Horizon Telecom to deliver SASE services across Europe
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2021

Cato Networks announced today that Horizon Telecom will be delivering the Cato SASE Cloud architecture to enterprises headquartered in Europe.

GTT partners with Palo Alto Networks to power its SASE platform
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2021

GTT Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) platform to utilize Palo Alto Networks Prisma Access.

Charter's Spectrum Enterprise boots up new brand identity
News Wire Feed | 11/19/2021

New identity and associated campaign focuses on delivering services to enterprises that other service providers might deem 'unreasonable.'

Cato SASE cloud protects against urgent exploits identified by CISA
News Wire Feed | 11/17/2021

With this week's CISA deadline, Cato has already updated its IPS-as-a-Service in the Cato SASE Cloud to protect against key exploits on third-party network and security infrastructure.

Windstream Enterprise and VMware partner on SASE
News Wire Feed | 10/22/2021

The solution fuses Windstream Enterprise's Cloud Core network and VMware SASE Points of Presence (PoPs) to deliver a more secure application experience to remote access users.

Radware launches new capabilities to mitigate encrypted DDoS attacks
News Wire Feed | 10/22/2021

The new capabilities offer enterprises, carriers and service providers protection from SSL DDoS attacks, enabling them to maximize visibility and control, and customize their cyber defense strategies against encrypted DDoS attacks.

Gluware launches new security features for intelligent network automation
News Wire Feed | 10/20/2021

The capabilities in Gluware 4.2, the latest update to the company's intent-based, no-code/low-code automation suite, will enable enterprises to improve the implementation and maintenance of security and compliance by delivering an out-of-the-box solution with new applications.

Telefónica Tech and Fortinet launch global Secure SD-WAN service
News Wire Feed | 10/18/2021

The new service, flexWAN by Fortinet, will be first launched in Spain and soon extended globally throughout Telefonica's worldwide footprint in Europe and the Americas.

Verizon to require the vax starting in December
News Wire Feed | 10/14/2021

Verizon said it will adhere to US government mandates regarding federal contractors, and will require its non-union employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 starting December 8.

Comcast launches 'Spam Blocker' for Xfinity Voice service
News Wire Feed | 10/12/2021

New feature, provided for no added cost, identifies and blocks spam calls.

US Air Force goes with AT&T's FirstNet
News Wire Feed | 10/5/2021

The US Air Force said it will use FirstNet, working on AT&T's network, across 15 military bases.

Verizon wins $887M Department of Labor contract
News Wire Feed | 9/28/2021

Verizon said it will modernize the network infrastructure of the US Department of Labor.

SASE to double yearly through 2025, Dell'Oro Group
News Wire Feed | 9/24/2021

SD-WAN and SWG vendors must embrace SASE to remain relevant.

SSIMWAVE connects with Verimatrix to prevent reverse-engineering of its video platform
News Wire Feed | 9/22/2021

SSIMWAVE is using Verimatrix's Code Protection system to shore up the security of its intellectual property.

MultiChoice Africa taps Minim and Irdeto for Wi-Fi and security combo
News Wire Feed | 9/22/2021

New offering ties into MultiChoice's 'DStv Internet' fixed wireless service.

Viasat wins part of US military's 5G testing contract
News Wire Feed | 9/20/2021

Viasat said it will help the US Department of Defense to test 5G capabilities.

Extreme Networks completes acquisition of Infovista's Ipanema SD-WAN business
News Wire Feed | 9/15/2021

The acquisition expands Extreme's market-leading ExtremeCloud portfolio, offering new cloud-managed SD-WAN and security software solutions.

Union Wireless goes with Nokia for Huawei rip and replace
News Wire Feed | 8/26/2021

Union Wireless said it will use Nokia's services and equipment to rip out equipment from China's Huawei from its network.

CES 2022 attendees required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination
News Wire Feed | 8/17/2021

Vaccination proof requirement is part of a new set of safety protocols implemented by The Consumer Technology Association.

T-Mobile confirms it was hacked
News Wire Feed | 8/16/2021

T-Mobile confirmed that hackers accessed its systems, but the company hasn't yet determined what might have been stolen.

Extreme Networks announces intent to acquire Infovista's Ipanema SD-WAN business
News Wire Feed | 8/10/2021

The acquisition will expand Extreme's market-leading ExtremeClouda portfolio, offering new cloud-managed SD-WAN and security solutions required to power the Infinite Enterprise.

Minim expands retail reach for Motorola-branded home networking products
News Wire Feed | 8/6/2021

HSN, Home Depot, Lowes, Sam's Club and BJ's Wholesale join list of retailers to carry Motorola DOCSIS devices and other home networking products.

Cox Business debuts Internet continuity service
News Wire Feed | 7/22/2021

Cox Business Net Assurance designed to provide uninterrupted connection amid Internet and power loss.

Vodafone Fiji partners with Aryaka for managed SD-WAN service
News Wire Feed | 7/20/2021

Pacific Islands' largest telecom company can now offer secure connectivity to enterprises and their workers across the region.

Enea to buy AdaptiveMobile
News Wire Feed | 7/15/2021

Enea said it inked an agreement to acquire AdaptiveMobile Security, which provides security solutions for mobile networks.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Cato Networks SASE report reveals enterprise security threats
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2021

Extensive analysis of 200 billion flows across 850 enterprise networks worldwide uncovers high risk from age-old cyber defense weaknesses and leading consumer video sharing application.

Nokia, Anterix team for private wireless
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2021

Anterix and Nokia announced a deal to pair Nokia's LTE equipment with Anterix's 900MHz spectrum licenses for private wireless networks in the utility sector.

AT&T wins $306M deal with DHS
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2021

AT&T won a contract with the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for up to $306 million covering wireless and wired communications services.

Masergy releases 2021 State of SD-WAN Study
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2021

SD-WAN gains traction in the digital business environment with preferences for reliable, secure and hybrid access revealing how IT leaders find an ROI sweet spot.

Leading Lights Awards early-bird pricing ends on June 1
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2021

Light Reading today announced that early-bird pricing for entries to Light Reading's Leading Lights awards program will be ending soon.

Versa granted 15th patent extending SASE leadership
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2021

Versa Networks announced the granting of its 15th patent related to its Versa SASE offering delivered via the cloud, on-premises, or as a blended combination of both.

Megaport Virtual Edge brings branch-to-cloud connectivity to Fortinet Secure SD-WAN customers
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2021

Megaport Virtual Edge (MVE) enables Fortinet customers to modernize their SD-WAN connectivity, optimize network performance and reduce provisioning time from months to minutes.

Open Systems appoints new CEO
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2021

Geoff Haydon comes to Open Systems from VMware Carbon Black, where as vice president of sales and customer operations he led global go-to-market strategy and execution.

AT&T exec to chair committee on cyber threats
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2021

The Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) launched a new subcommittee, chaired by AT&T's Chris Boyer, to assess current and future cyber threats to privately owned 'critical infrastructure.'

Perimeter 81 releases device posture check to meet security challenges of remote work
News Wire Feed | 4/28/2021

Designed to secure remote workforces and employees using personal devices for work, DPC boosts security by enforcing correct device posture and secure access.

US Army signs up for pureLiFi's LiFi technology
News Wire Feed | 4/27/2021

The US Army said it will purchase pureLiFi's Kitefin, which the company said is a 'next generation optical wireless communication system using LiFi for secure data transmission without radio frequencies.'

VMware launches Anywhere Workforce
News Wire Feed | 4/20/2021

VMware is announcing VMware Anywhere Workspace, a solution designed to help companies deliver better and more secure experiences to their employees no matter where they are in the world.

FCC to re-establish security council for 5G
News Wire Feed | 4/15/2021

The FCC said it plans to re-establish the Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council (CSRIC), with a primary focus on improving 5G network security.

Verizon Mobile Security Index: COVID-19 unearths new cyber threats for businesses
News Wire Feed | 4/7/2021

Nearly half (49%) of businesses surveyed said that changes to remote working practices made during lockdown adversely affected their cybersecurity.

Dish to use Allot for 5G security
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2021

Following a similar deal with Palo Alto Networks, Dish Network said it will use security technology from vendor Allot.

Grain Management raises $3.75B in investments
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2021

Grain Management, which won some C-band spectrum for 5G, said it closed a $3.75 billion investment fund.

Dish picks Palo Alto for 5G network security
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2021

Deal factors in 5G container security, secure network slicing, real-time threat correlation and dynamic security enforcement.

AT&T touts 5G data on FirstNet
News Wire Feed | 4/1/2021

Carrier said first responders maintain voice communications with priority and preemption on LTE, with data being routed to either 5G or LTE, depending on the network's capabilities.

Plume's 'WorkPass' targets SMBs
News Wire Feed | 3/31/2021

Network tech and services company expands into a new market.

Apcela launches Versa Networks' SASE and Secure SD-WAN services
News Wire Feed | 3/25/2021

Apcela launches new SASE and Secure SD-WAN Services from Versa Networks for reduced network complexity and improved network security and performance.

FirstNet touts roll in vaccine distribution
News Wire Feed | 3/18/2021

FirstNet, which offers wireless connections through AT&T to public safety workers and others, said it is supplying services in support of the vaccination effort across the US.

IoT player KORE to go public via SPAC
News Wire Feed | 3/16/2021

KORE Wireless Group said it will become a public company through a special purpose acquisition company affiliated with Cerberus Capital Management.

Omnispace tests satellite 5G with US military
News Wire Feed | 3/15/2021

Omnispace said it successfully used 5G for satellite transmissions in a test it conducted with the US Navy and Marines.

Palo Alto Networks and Alkira partner to drive Koch Industries network cloud transformation
News Wire Feed | 3/9/2021

Koch Industries deploys Alkira Cloud Networking as a Service embedded with Palo Alto Networks VM-Series Virtual Firewalls.

Juniper Networks and PBX-Change partner on SD-WAN services
News Wire Feed | 3/9/2021

The pairing of Juniper's Flexible Service Edge technology with PBX-Change's expertise will help customers optimize their networks, providing fast-lane priority services for critical business applications.

Comcast targets robocalls with verified caller ID system for landline phone service
News Wire Feed | 3/9/2021

New system, based on STIR/SHAKEN technology, displays a verified label on the caller ID when a call is authenticated as not spoofed.

AT&T teams with Fortinet for SASE
News Wire Feed | 3/9/2021

AT&T said it will offer Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) services with partner Fortinet.

Dish's Boost intros privacy products
News Wire Feed | 3/4/2021

Dish Network's MVNO Boost Mobile introduced a new collection of privacy products and solutions that cost an extra $5.99 per month.

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