Enterprises increasingly prefer cloud-delivered security over traditional on-prem. #pressrelease
Black Lotus Labs discovered a remote access trojan and sophisticated campaign that aligns with nation-state activity. #pressrelease
Colt Technology Services brings together SD-WAN and SSE features in new integrated full SASE solution. #pressrelease
T-Mobile and Oceus are poised to deliver applications within the DoD for AR/VR, maintenance and logistics, training, and active operations. #pressrelease
Cloaked Wireless, a new US MVNO, said it will offer security against SIM swaps, alongside a free Anon NFT to new users. #pressrelease
Organization says 130 whitepapers will be presented across 60 sessions and 13 categories at this year's show. #pressrelease
BAI Communications' Mobilitie said it closed on an agreement to acquire Signal Point Systems, which provides telecom infrastructure on US military bases. #pressrelease
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 said its new Advanced Security Testing and Research (ASTaR) lab is in Dallas and will focus on 5G and cybersecurity. #pressrelease
Says contribution, as an RDK-B component, will streamline Wi-Fi EasyMesh deployments. #pressrelease
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 Authority Deputy CEO Lisa Casias will take over following Edward Parkinson's departure from the CEO role.
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
Versa to enable S-NET's multi-location clients to simplify branch security services deployment, standardize network operations and reduce IT expenditure. #pressrelease
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.
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.
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.
The new service is based on the SASE framework and integrates with GTT Managed SD-WAN.
Shortly after facing questions about its potential dealings with Isis, Ericsson said Scott Dresser will replace Xavier Dedullen as its chief legal officer.
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.
The US Department of Defense announced it established a '5G and FutureG cross-functional team' to investigate wireless networking in warfare.
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 will offer customers a managed secure access service edge (SASE) solution powered by VMware SASE.
Prisma SASE includes a new cloud-based management portal with hierarchical multitenancy capability that uses granular role-based access control (RBAC).
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 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.
Company says the approach will enable users to independently manage, share and even monetize their Wi-Fi performance and credentials.
Parimi will focus on products spanning managed network services, wireless connectivity and cybersecurity for Charter's business services unit.
Combined teams and technology will accelerate delivery of next-generation Network Access Control (NAC), born in the cloud and driven by Mist AI.
Deal was originally announced in October 2020.
Deal is expected to close on or about February 14, 2022.
Organization is seeking papers across 13 categories. Abstracts are due April 1, 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 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.
Cato Networks and Expereo announced today that Expereo will be offering Cato SASE Cloud services worldwide.
CTIA said it launched a 5G Security Test Bed (STB) at the University of Maryland with Ericsson equipment.
Cato Networks announced today that Horizon Telecom will be delivering the Cato SASE Cloud architecture to enterprises headquartered in Europe.
GTT Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) platform to utilize Palo Alto Networks Prisma Access.
New identity and associated campaign focuses on delivering services to enterprises that other service providers might deem 'unreasonable.'
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
New feature, provided for no added cost, identifies and blocks spam calls.
The US Air Force said it will use FirstNet, working on AT&T's network, across 15 military bases.
Verizon said it will modernize the network infrastructure of the US Department of Labor.
SD-WAN and SWG vendors must embrace SASE to remain relevant.
SSIMWAVE is using Verimatrix's Code Protection system to shore up the security of its intellectual property.
New offering ties into MultiChoice's 'DStv Internet' fixed wireless service.
Viasat said it will help the US Department of Defense to test 5G capabilities.
The acquisition expands Extreme's market-leading ExtremeCloud portfolio, offering new cloud-managed SD-WAN and security software solutions.
Union Wireless said it will use Nokia's services and equipment to rip out equipment from China's Huawei from its network.
Vaccination proof requirement is part of a new set of safety protocols implemented by The Consumer Technology Association.
T-Mobile confirmed that hackers accessed its systems, but the company hasn't yet determined what might have been stolen.
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.
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 Net Assurance designed to provide uninterrupted connection amid Internet and power loss.
Pacific Islands' largest telecom company can now offer secure connectivity to enterprises and their workers across the region.
Enea said it inked an agreement to acquire AdaptiveMobile Security, which provides security solutions for mobile networks.
Zheng, a company founder, will also retain chief marketing officer responsibilities.
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 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.
Global household brand enables network migration with Aryaka managed networking and security.
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.
The FCC voted on new rules that would allow the agency to prohibit the authorization of communications equipment deemed a risk to national security.
More than 51% of business leaders now feel more vulnerable to cyber attacks.
To address digital experience challenges, Fortinet is enhancing its Fabric Management Center - NOC with FortiMonitor and FortiAIOps to simplify operations for network teams.
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.
These new edge devices provide enhanced processors that support additional functionally, simplified design and deployment with less complexity.
AT&T said it is expanding its USM Anywhere platform for cybersecurity advisory services.
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.
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 won a contract with the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for up to $306 million covering wireless and wired communications services.
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.
Light Reading today announced that early-bird pricing for entries to Light Reading's Leading Lights awards program will be ending soon.
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 (MVE) enables Fortinet customers to modernize their SD-WAN connectivity, optimize network performance and reduce provisioning time from months to minutes.
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.
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.'
Designed to secure remote workforces and employees using personal devices for work, DPC boosts security by enforcing correct device posture and secure access.
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 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.
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.
Nearly half (49%) of businesses surveyed said that changes to remote working practices made during lockdown adversely affected their cybersecurity.
Following a similar deal with Palo Alto Networks, Dish Network said it will use security technology from vendor Allot.
Grain Management, which won some C-band spectrum for 5G, said it closed a $3.75 billion investment fund.
Deal factors in 5G container security, secure network slicing, real-time threat correlation and dynamic security enforcement.
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.
Network tech and services company expands into a new market.
Apcela launches new SASE and Secure SD-WAN Services from Versa Networks for reduced network complexity and improved network security and performance.
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.
KORE Wireless Group said it will become a public company through a special purpose acquisition company affiliated with Cerberus Capital Management.
Omnispace said it successfully used 5G for satellite transmissions in a test it conducted with the US Navy and Marines.
Koch Industries deploys Alkira Cloud Networking as a Service embedded with Palo Alto Networks VM-Series Virtual Firewalls.
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.
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 said it will offer Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) services with partner Fortinet.
Dish Network's MVNO Boost Mobile introduced a new collection of privacy products and solutions that cost an extra $5.99 per month.