All News & Views
OTT-TV Latency Gap Starting to Close

Suppliers at NAB 2019 are pushing upgrades and enhancements to streaming video workflows that establish delay-parity between traditional broadcast TV feeds and TV signals delivered over-the-top.

Limelight Tries to Lick Latency for Live OTT Video

Claims that its new Realtime Streaming system can deliver 'sub-second' latency on live, Internet-delivered video streams.

Masergy Tidies Up UCaaS Collaboration

New Hub option pulls together contextual information from multiple places, including social media, IMs, emails and chats.

Can Carriers Make Money on CPaaS?

Twilio and the like are cleaning up selling communications platform as-a-service offerings – two vendors say CSPs can as well.

Will Messaging Market Leave Telecom Behind?

Chatbot and messaging platform entrepreneur warns that telecom network operators are about to be left behind if they don't move quickly on RCS.

8x8 Creates UC, Collaboration Cloud

New service combines existing UC and contact center services with integration to cloud apps and newly acquired messaging interoperability.

Heavy Reading: The Web-Scale View

Patrick Donegan, former Heavy Reading chief analyst, shares insight from his recent web-scale operators report.

Google, Facebook Gaining Network Equipment Clout

Landmark Heavy Reading report explores the rise of web-scale Internet companies as networking powerhouses, and what it means for network equipment vendors.

Siris Capital Takes Xura Private in $643M Deal

Xura, formerly known as Comverse, has been acquired by Siris Capital Group for $643 million.

Light Reading Beyond

Light Reading today starts a new voyage as part of a larger Enterprise.

Leading Lights 2016 Finalists: Private Company of the Year

Affirmed Networks, Masergy Communications, VeEX and Versa Networks are the four contenders for this title.

Leading Lights 2016: There's Still Time

There's still time to enter this year's Leading Lights awards -- here are the details you need.

Leading Lights Deadline Looms

Hurry up folks -- you've got only days to hit the entry deadline for this year's Leading Lights awards.

Leading Lights Awards 2016 - Open for Business

Was 2015 a standout year for your company? Then you should enter the industry's most prestigious awards program –- it really does have something for everyone!

WebRTC's Risks & Rewards: Listen Up, C-Suite

While most enterprises are probably not ready for WebRTC today, there is clearly great value to be gained for the right use case.

Genband Axes Its President of Global Sales

CMO Patrick Joggerst will serve as President of Global Sales & Marketing in an effort to better align the company's sales and marketing organizations, the company says.

VoLTE: It's Not Just About Voice

Exact Ventures forecasts that the overall market for IMS core networking equipment will grow by 30% in 2016 to reach $3 billion as VoLTE drives investments.

Atos Enters UC Fray With $371M Unify Bid

Atos is making a play in the growing market for unified communications offerings with a takeover of Siemens' Unify business.

Comverse Unveils New Name & Digital Attitude

After divesting its BSS business and acquiring Acision, Comverse is renaming itself Xura and renewing its push to be a leading digital services provider.

Private Equity Firm Bites on Voxbone

Virtual phone number specialist Voxbone sells majority stake to a private equity firm and prepares for accelerated expansion, including M&A.

News & Views Archive
Sign In