Marvell said it would purchase Inphi to accelerate its business in 5G and cloud datacenters.
VMware's Telco Cloud Platform will now work with Samsung's portfolio of telecom offerings under the companies' new partnership.
Akamai said it acquired Asavie in order to improve its sales of security software to network operators.
Verizon Business introduced its new VNS Application Edge solution to allow enterprises to extend virtual network services to the edge along with a Kubernetes managed service.
Taiwanese industrial manufacturer Inventec (also known as Inventec Data Center Solutions) said it built a fully virtualized 5G network with vendors ASOCS, Affirmed Networks and Wave-in Communication.
Dish Network said it will use Hansen Technologies to develop a product and service catalog for its forthcoming 5G network.
Platform is used for managed Wi-Fi services.
New session border controller model being offered via the AWS Marketplace
Yohe most recently was president and chief business officer of Xtreme Concepts Racing and previously was an SVP at Comcast Cable.
Amdocs said it will integrate its SmartRAN optimization solution with Intel's FlexRAN software reference architecture as part of the companies' support for open, virtualized and distributed network architectures.
Enea said it bought Aptilo, which provides policy and access control for Wi-Fi and IoT services, in a deal valued at around $17 million.
The Telecom Infra Project (TIP) said it will form a new type of group called 'solution groups' that will focus on codifying network elements.
DataBank said it's now one of the largest privately held datacenter operators in the US via its transaction with Zayo's zColo.
Startup uses distributed white box routing clusters to deliver live TV streams to service provider customers in its latest proof-of-concept test.
Samsung and operator KDDI said they successfully demonstrated network slicing with a RAN Intelligent Controller (RIC).
AT&T said it will continue to sell Akamai's services through 2023, extending the agreement the companies initially inked in 2012.
New IP-based, TiVo-powered Hub TV service relies on an Android TV box.
OmniClouds will not only provide full hybrid cloud connectivity, but will also use Versa Networks as an overlay to existing connectivity technologies.
Telia Carrier to expand footprint to meet growing demand for high-speed interconnection to serve local cloud, application, and content providers, and enterprises.
VMware said its new 5G Telco Cloud Platform supports both virtual network functions (VNFs) and cloud native network functions (CNFs).
Telefónica Germany/O2 said it will move its virtualized 5G core network into Amazon Web Services with vendor Ericsson.
Customers in Mexico can take advantage of Telia Carrier's global backbone, AS1299, as well as the local availability of high-speed IP Transit, Cloud Connect, DDOS Mitigation, Ethernet and IP Connect services for operators, content providers and enterprises alike.
Service providers, including Fusion Connect, HubOne, Kazteleport, Optical Networks, Thrive and TNS, choose Fortinet for SD-WAN services.
Verizon said it conducted an end-to-end virtualized 5G data session, which it said is a step further on the open RAN path.
AOS 3.3 introduces new IBN capabilities to Juniper Networks switching in addition to a wide array of operational and open-networking enhancements that enable enterprises to react more quickly to compressed timelines and unforeseen business shifts.
Megaport Virtual Edge will enable businesses to host on demand network functions natively on Megaport's global Software Defined Network.
Developing standardized networking, security and policy framework to assist enterprise consumption of cloud services.
Akraino Blueprints cover areas MEC, AI/ML, cloud, connected vehicle, AR/VR, Android cloud native, telco core, open RAN and more.
Windstream Enterprise today released a dynamic new security feature to protect businesses from increasingly sophisticated threats to their network and their data.
Intel and VMware said their teaming on virtualized Radio Access Networks (RAN) will speed the rollout of such technology for 4G and 5G operators.
New software aims to help operators go from managed connectivity to a full SD-WAN offering without changing hardware platforms.
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.
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.
The offering is expected to close on August 7, 2020, subject to customary closing conditions.
Vodafone is using Harmonic's 'CableOS' access network software and edge devices to support the rollout of gigabit services.
Etisalat, an existing Affirmed customer, adds on a platform for digital services and infrastructure.
Orange plans to build a next-generation data analytics and machine-learning platform with Google technologies.
Riverbed launches new Accelerator for Office 365 and SaaS Accelerator 1.2, two cloud-based solutions that eliminate network impediments impacting the performance of Microsoft Office 365 and Dynamics CRM, and delivers easy-to-deploy eCDN for Microsoft Teams and Stream live events and on-demand video.
The solutions suite, built with IBM technology, is designed to enhance Wipro's BoundaryLess Enterprise – Universal Edge portfolio.
Arrcus announces innovative new products, adds world-leading experts to its advisory board, promises to transform the industry and so on.
Global Data Centers division adds PacketFabric Network-as-a-Service platform to portfolio of solutions for customers.
Ritter Communications taps vendor's virtualized CCAP.
Robert Stabile, lead independent director of the company, has assumed day-to-day oversight of the company's senior executive team on an interim basis.
Liberty Latin America names Ericsson as its sole mobile core network vendor in a major network modernization drive.
U.S. Cellular said it will trend toward open RAN technology via its decision to join the O-RAN Alliance.
VMware said its program to test virtual network functions (VNFs) and cloud-native network functions (CNFs), previously called the VMware Ready for NFV program, is now the Ready for Telco Cloud program.
Verizon Business said it will add Cisco's 5000 Series Enterprise Network Compute System (ENCS) to its Virtual Network Services (VNS).
AT&T said it tested RAN Intelligent Controller (RIC) technology over its millimeter wave 5G network with vendor Nokia.
Cable op has selected Pareteum Corp.'s cloud-based communications platform for new voicemail buildout.
Says AI-assisted, cloud-based services platform provide added network visibility and service assurance.
Cloud-based compliance company assets get hoovered by Big Blue.
Deal is with a unit of CK Hutchison centered on charging solutions for its wholesale and IoT customers.
Synamedia connects its Infinite platform to another public cloud partner.
Cisco said it plans to purchase privately held ThousandEyes, which offers an Internet network monitoring service.
The $2.7M project aims to show how finite amounts of spectrum can be maximized with machine-driven resource allocation.
The Open RAN Policy Coalition announced its board of directors, headed by a top AT&T executive.
Nokia and KDDI in Japan said they will work on 'a fully cloudified RAN solution' in a new joint venture.
Altiostar said it showed off 5G MIMO with NEC and Rakuten working on the O-RAN Alliance specification.
Alianza powers Horizon's new hosted voice offering, a VoIP solution for business customers that will run over Horizon's fiber network.
The cloud partnership with IBM and Red Hat will prepare Airtel's network for emerging technologies such as 5G and edge computing.
Katie Back hails from FreeWheel, the Comcast-owned ad-tech company.
Omdia sees a shift away from service provider data centers; analyst firm says about one in four servers in 2024 will be owned and operated by an enterprise.
Recent hires include Jan De Cock as director of codec development, John Hargrave as VP of services and David Baranski as VP of sales for video network, North America.
Microsoft increased revenue and profits in fiscal Q3. Commercial cloud revenue brought in $13.3 billion, up 39% from a year ago.
Says new cloud-powered addition of its Ascendon platform has entered production worldwide.
Google Cloud's videoconferencing offering will be 'available to anyone' as the company rolls out the expanded service in the coming weeks.
Software boffins create a path to converged services for operators with cloud-based 5G core deployments.
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DT is deploying Adtran's SDX OLT solutions for its new Access 4.0 network, built to rapidly deliver Gigabit services as a first edge-cloud use case.
The company earned $20.4 million, or 6 cents a share, on net revenues of $998 million during Q1.
Equinix launches large expansion of interconnection services in EMEA to help enterprises simplify hybrid multicloud connectivity.
Says CableOS deployments now reach more than 1.3 million cable modems, up 30% from previous quarter.
Vodafone Idea in India said it expanded its open RAN deployments with vendor Mavenir.
Tech Mahindra said it would help customers migrate core business applications to the IBM public cloud.
Ciena said its Blue Planet division contributed new functionality and code to the Linux Foundation's ONAP policy framework for 5G.
An investment fund in Ghana expects to switch on up to 2,000 open RAN cell sites with Parallel Wireless.
Today, Cisco and Google Cloud are announcing their intent to develop the industry's first application-centric, multicloud networking fabric.
Dave Ward was previously CTO of engineering, chief architect and an SVP at Cisco's networking and security business.
Red Hat and ZTE said they developed a new way for service providers to effectively deploy virtual network functions (VNFs).
Migration to cloud-based businesses and IoT are among the factors attributing to the projected growth, according to research from Reportlinker.
In partnership with Asavie, Nokia will extend the reach of its Nuage Networks SD-WAN 2.0 solution to include enterprise mobile and IoT devices in order to help meet increasing demand for remote connectivity.
Cloud-native company raises $30 million, offers the fastest path to cloud and the agility to respond to today's evolving business requirements.
Companies aim to provide a 60% cost of ownership savings over traditional BSS.
The home-routed roaming service based on the S10 interface will be rolled out across Rakuten Mobile and KDDI mobile networks in Japan today, powered by Cisco's virtualized Ultra Packet Core.
Cisco, Altiostar and World Wide Technology (WWT) announced a new partnership to develop what they're calling an 'Open vRAN' blueprint.
Number of Virtual Cloud Network customers has grown on average 50% each fiscal year since May 2018, now totaling more than 15,000.
As one of the newest partners in Europe, Deutsche Telekom is now covering the network portfolio of Microsoft's public cloud platform.
Rakuten Link app allows fixed and mobile domestic and international calling, texts and messages to mobile phones.
The latest investment brings the total funding above $200 million.
The two companies will work together to build, onboard and run a portfolio of managed security services for enterprise customers.
Huawei Cloud will provide free AI and cloud services to help customers around the world fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
Security and the network are top challenges with UCaaS and CCaaS and most prefer bundled network solutions from a single provider.
Microsoft says deal will allow it to evolve its work with the telecoms sector.
Routing software specialist joins the Disaggregated Open Routers (DOR) project team recently formed by the Telecom Infra Project.
'doxi Home OS' is powered by AI technologies, company says.
Ethernity's ENET-D is an Ethernet Controller that can be added to its ACE-NIC100 SmartNIC network interface card.
AT&T announced its new Personal Cloud service, backed by technology from Synchronoss Technologies, and also expanded its 5G service to new markets while concurrently releasing the new LG V60 ThinQTM 5G smartphone.
Hudson Valley Wireless said it used Mavenir's cloud-native LTE virtual evolved packet core for a recent wireless project.
The Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN) Alliance said it will open new efforts targeting cloud-native infrastructure and edge computing.