Next Generation Network Architecture
- October 18, 2016
FCC chairman proposes reducing price caps on TDM business data services. Google Fiber and Verizon propose expansion in wireless testing locations and high-frequency spectrum, respectively.
- September 19, 2016
Silver Peak has joined a growing list of WAN vendors partnering with service providers to roll out managed SD-WAN services for enterprise customers.
- February 23, 2016
The competition is on for 5G wireless dominance at Mobile World Congress as carriers beef up their fiber networks a la Verizon's XO deal, and AT&T rolls out landline texting.
- July 01, 2015
A fiber optic cable advance could give networks the ability to transmit more data over longer distances at lower costs, and a Google startup will reinvent old phone booths as Wi-Fi hot spots.
- June 18, 2015
In telecom news, AT&T and ONOS Project held the first CORD proof-of-concept demo at Open Networking Summit, while Los Angeles may deploy municipal Wi-Fi.
- March 04, 2015
The USTA is preparing for legal action following the FCC's net neutrality vote, while Google unveiled its mobile service plans.
- February 25, 2015
The 5G technology standard is under development as the Internet of Things and an increasing number of mobile users create demand for next-generation wireless infrastructure.
- December 17, 2014
In telecom news, AT&T's SDN plans gain traction with Domain 2.0, while global Ethernet switch revenue hits record highs.
- November 12, 2014
Alcatel-Lucent introduced a virtual edge router for service providers to bring more flexibility to carriers looking for cloud service agiliity.
- October 08, 2014
This week in telecom news, a government contract is raising concerns about telecom security issues, while Google Fiber struggles to reach low-income users.
- September 24, 2014
In telecom news, LTE broadband is seeing global growth in deployments and subscriptions, while communities with gigabit broadband are seeing financial benefits.
- August 13, 2014
This week in telecom news, the Cloud Ethernet Forum is building a network testbed for vendors and providers to develop cloud Ethernet standards, and a report found enterprises are slow to adopt 100GbE despite growing bandwidth needs.
- August 06, 2014
In telecom news, cloud providers may be the first to adopt 25G Ethernet to upgrade their server access connection. The FCC is criticizing Verizon for its plan to slow 4G speeds for unlimited data customers to help the provider manage its network.
- July 16, 2014
In telecom news this week, Alcatel-Lucent's Bell Labs division is boasting a 10 Gbps broadband-over-copper speed record, and a TeleGeography report on peering agreements spells bad news for IP transit providers.
- May 14, 2014
In telecom news, NTT DoCoMo names Alcatel-Lucent a vendor in 5G trials and Infonetics' latest carrier Wi-Fi survey shows the technology's future.