- October 09, 2008
4G backhaul bandwidth requirements will push telecoms to adopt microwave technology to cut leased-line costs.
- October 02, 2008
Skype and other VoIP applications are eating into voice revenues, especially by making inroads into enterprises. But the real danger to telecoms will come when Skype and VoIP go mobile.
- October 01, 2008
As service providers begin testing the viability of bandwidth caps and metered usage, broadband subscribers have become vehemently opposed to such restrictive measures, according to a new survey.
- September 25, 2008
Long Term Evolution (LTE) could invigorate the femtocell market, but the conditions have to work in the technology's favor for LTE to take root.
- September 15, 2008
Cisco is expanding its Carrier Ethernet solutions to build off its existing platform, which is designed to help telecom service providers avoid forklift upgrades but handle fast-growing metro-area video, mobile backhaul and business services traffic.
- September 15, 2008
New Juniper SRX dynamic services gateways allow carriers to use capacity virtually for flexible services and network capability, giving operators a software-enabled way to offer different combinations of services to different customers.
- September 11, 2008
Alcatel-Lucent claims its 5130 Geographic Messaging Services Platform (GMSP) will enable wireless providers to monetize location-based services in an easy and reliable manner.
- September 04, 2008
After learning some hard lessons about failed partnerships and mergers, Sprint appears ready to turn its fortunes around with Clearwire and WiMax.
- August 28, 2008
With a focus on results and enabling services, TM Forum signs paperwork to acquire IPsphere Forum.
- August 27, 2008
Mobile video is the gold ring wireless operators want to grab, but fewer than half of all video-capable mobile phone users have ever seen it. Operators need to promote it wisely if they want to see the money.
- August 26, 2008
Preparing for the Democratic National Convention, wireless service providers tapped into a variety of techniques, ranging from centralized command centers to distributed antenna systems, to make sure their users of all political stripes don't miss a...
- August 21, 2008
As Sonus touts SIP as the key to telecoms becoming next-generation networks, some believe the IP telephony giant may already have missed the boat.
- August 14, 2008
Poor practices in telecom worker safety can have tragic consequences. The right tools coupled with the proper training can help telecoms protect their employees.
- July 31, 2008
Unhappy with their internal efforts at monitoring and optimizing the performance of critical applications over the WAN, large enterprises are open to buying managed optimization services from their network service providers.
- July 22, 2008
As Sprint's WiMax plans slowly move forward, LTE may become the de facto 4G standard for mobile enterprises.