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IPTV and Video on Demand News
October 29, 2009
Although AT&T completed "unprecedented" work on its backbone network in 2008, CTO John Donovan conceded the company is still catching its breath as it struggles to sync the capabilities of its service network architecture with consumer demand for ...
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.
April 25, 2008
Qwest rolled out two high-speed, fiber-based Internet services, but plans for IPTV to go with them aren't on the roadmap yet.
February 12, 2008
NEC and Kineto Wireless have proposed a new femtocell standard in hopes of spurring development and deployment. But such a move, according to at least one analyst, might be premature for the young technology as service providers still test the ...
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The cost of FTTH deployment is high and demands heavy upfront equipment costs, yet competition keeps profit margins low. Find out how carriers are trying to improve the network ROI and reinvent the fiber to the home business model to help mitigate ... Continue Reading
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