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Key developments related to the deployment of WiFi technology by cable operators.
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 2/21/2018
This is a big year for Ruckus at Mobile World Congress. Not only is it the first time the subsidiary company is appearing at the show since being acquired by Arris, ...
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 2/20/2018
Although Liberty Global is largely prepared to support DOCSIS 3.1, it's not quite ready to roll out the cable industry's next-gen broadband spec to customers.
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 2/15/2018
In a record quarter for earnings, Arris posted EPS of $0.88 in Q4 and revenues of $1.74 billion. Earnings were not only well above Arris's own guidance from three ...
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By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 2/9/2018
We've known for years that the borders between regional cable providers are slowly disintegrating. Commercial services are expanding beyond traditional franchise ...
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 2/7/2018
Charter Communications has become the latest major US cableco to get gig-happy as it revs up its deployments of DOCSIS 3.1 throughout the nation.
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 2/2/2018
As if there wasn't already enough hype around 5G, Charter has gone ahead and started flogging 6G, a term it's using to define a converged communications ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 1/25/2018
UPDATE: San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo, cited below, has now announced his resignation from the Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee.
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By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 1/10/2018
A year after Comcast debuted its operating system for the connected home, now branded xFi, the cable company is today introducing a vastly expanded set of features ...
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 12/14/2017
Seeking to move aggressively into the enterprise sector, Arris has set up a new division incorporating the Ruckus Wireless and ICX Switch businesses that it bought ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 12/13/2017
In a not-so-subtle jab at competitors, Arris CEO Bruce McClelland says that while other companies are trying to reposition themselves as software vendors, Arris is ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 12/6/2017
Eleven months after Comcast unveiled its digital home platform at CES 2017, the cable operator is now making its marquee device for the Xfinity xFi service ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 12/1/2017
Arris isn't a household name, and its $800 million acquisition of Ruckus Wireless and the ICX Switch business from Broadcom -- which closed today -- hardly even ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 11/21/2017
There's an old horror movie where the victim is repeatedly terrorized over the phone only to discover her stalker is calling from inside the house. Now, in a less ...
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Users Value Security Over Convenience – Finally
Mitch Wagner, Editor, Enterprise Cloud, 2/23/2018
Convenience is at last taking a back seat to security, according to an IBM study.
Amazon Launches Repository for Open Source Serverless Code
Mitch Wagner, Editor, Enterprise Cloud, 2/22/2018
Users and developers can share code for machine learning, image processing, ...
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Sarah Thomas, Director, Women in Comms, 2/23/2018
Huawei previews its plans for 5G, including how artificial intelligence and the ...
Deutsche Telekom Demos 5G Interop in Germany
Sarah Thomas, Director, Women in Comms, 2/22/2018
Along with partners Huawei and Intel, Deutsche Telekom has proven out 5G ...
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Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 5/7/2015
Light Reading is proud to announce the finalists for this year's Leading Lights ...
CES Preview: 5 TV and Tech Trends
Mari Silbey , Senior Editor, Cable/Video , 1/2/2015
CES is here, and so is our preview of some of the top TV and networking tech ...
Ruckus Inks OEM Deal With Dell
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
ImOn Communications Selects Calix to Deliver Gigabit Services
Thursday, February 8, 2018
AirTies Wins Comporium With WiFi Mesh Tech
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Sky Cable Picks Calix AXOS Platform
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
New Fontech Offering Secures Enterprise WiFi
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Vancouver Partners With Shaw to Expand Public WiFi
Monday, January 22, 2018
Comcast Business Offers Automatic 4G Wireless Backup
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Wi-Fi Alliance Preps WPA3
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Peraso Debuts WiGig Chipset for VR
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Celeno Bows 802.11ax Silicon
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Calix Levels Up With Calix Cloud
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
AirTies Expands North American Presence
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Fon Debuts Home WiFi Platform
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
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