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Following a bountiful holiday season that included a contract win from an existing customer and new debt funding, Cyan this week raised its outlook for fourth-quarter ...
Latest Comment: DOShea True, as something of a bellwether for the carrier SDN vendor community, Cyan...
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 1/7/2015
Consolidation in the US competitive carrier space is so common, it sometimes escapes notice when a merger is about more than just the consolidation of two businesses.
Latest Comment: mhhf1ve Looks like the whole telco industry is undergoing an M&A trend.. but did Megapath...
By Mitch Wagner, West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading, 12/26/2014
This year saw the usual parade of folly, with corporate executives and government officials in clown shoes stumbling from one error to the next.
Latest Comment: Mitch Wagner BlackBerry fiascoes continue: BlackBerry's official comapny Twitter account...
By Dan O'Shea, Managing Editor, 12/24/2014
A year ago, the optical sector -- for better or worse -- seemed relatively free of the hype surrounding SDN and NFV. The primary owners of optical infrastructure were ...
Latest Comment: kq4ym It would be interesting to figure out what percentage of the market buyers...
By Dan O'Shea, Managing Editor, 12/22/2014
Verizon has made good on its previously stated plan to use 200G optical wavelengths in its network before the end of 2014.
Latest Comment: nasimson Verizon running 200gbps from Boston to New York means good news for all the...
By Robert Clark, 12/22/2014
Telstra has emerged as the latest potential savior for Hong Kong-based regional network operator Pacnet, with Australian incumbent having confirmed a Bloomberg report ...
By Mitch Wagner, West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading, 12/19/2014
The OpenDaylight Project Technical Steering Committee has set up an official security response team following disclosure of a serious vulnerability in the open source ...
Latest Comment: Susan Fourtané mhh, How right you are. Open source can be a great thing but it also requires...
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 12/12/2014
The abrupt change of leadership at the top of Windstream appears to be a response to the recent financial struggles of a company that seemed determined to innovate ...
Latest Comment: Joe Stanganelli Right you are. I heard the term "change control" the other day at a conference...
By Robert Clark, 12/12/2014
Japanese enterprise services specialist KVH has expanded its Ethernet-based data center interconnect service to other APAC markets in an effort to attract customers ...
Latest Comment: R Clark Yes, I think this is more a distributed data center deal. KVH is saying there's...
By Mitch Wagner, West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading, 12/11/2014
Arista CEO Jayshree Ullal has torn into rival Cisco, calling an intellectual property lawsuit against Arista a "smear campaign" but conceding one accusation.
By Dan O'Shea, Managing Editor, 12/11/2014
Amid troubling capex news from its two largest customers, Ciena Thursday managed to beat analysts' expectations for fiscal fourth-quarter revenue, but also swung to ...
Latest Comment: DOShea Later on the call, Ciena gave a pretty rosy guidance for 2015 - revenue...
By Dan O'Shea, Managing Editor, 12/10/2014
Ciena is due to report its fiscal fourth-quarter earnings Thursday morning, its first quarterly report since AT&T, one of Ciena two biggest customers, said last month ...
Latest Comment: TomNolle I couldn't agree more, Seven. Revenue augmentation strategies I've seen...
By Mitch Wagner, West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading, 12/10/2014
Hosting provider Codero has deployed SDN capabilities, including some of its own "secret sauce," to help it offer flexible hybrid clouds to its customers, allowing ...
By Mitch Wagner, West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading, 12/10/2014
Looking to attract attention for product instead of lawsuits, Arista today introduced software designed to enhance programmability for its switches. EOS+ is intended ...
Latest Comment: gins Arista's move with EOS+ reflects fundamental changes, which put legacy vendors...
By Mitch Wagner, West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading, 12/5/2014
Cisco today filed patent and copyright lawsuits charging Arista with "repeated and pervasive copying of key inventions in Cisco products."
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Monday, January 19, 2015 EdgeConneX Chooses Zayo for Connectivity
Monday, January 19, 2015 Juniper Taps Jonathan Davidson to Head Development
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Who Does What: SDN Controllers
Mitch Wagner , West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading , 12/5/2014
SDN is one of the technologies that all the vendors are talking about, but which ...
Telco Data Centers: 6 Reasons Carriers Shouldn't Run Their Own Facilities
Mitch Wagner , West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading , 10/9/2014
Carriers lacking the size and resources to do it right are best outsourcing.
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