- 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.
- July 15, 2008
In this podcast, IPv6 expert and Cisco technical leader Chip Popoviciu shares his advice on how service providers can turn an IPv6 upgrade into a new revenue opportunity. Popoviciu is co-author of the new book Global IPv6 Strategies.
- July 08, 2008
By simplifying branch office networks, managed multi-service gateways are gaining traction and giving service providers new revenue opportunity.
- July 03, 2008
As Ethernet backhaul standards emerge, mobile providers are eager to reap its cost benefits and greater throughput. But a lack of clocking and synchronization standards will force them to temporarily adopt workarounds that cut into their cost ...
- June 27, 2008
Juniper Networks is making headway selling Carrier Ethernet routers to cable operators, whose networks are looking more like those of traditional telecom service providers.
- June 25, 2008
Telecom service providers are making progress in becoming more customer-centric, but their services and device strategies still miss the mark.
- June 19, 2008
NXTcomm 2008 saw a lot of incremental telecom advances, as ideas years in the making start to penetrate market, explains analyst Ron Westfall in this video.
- June 18, 2008
Telecom service providers and equipment vendors made a wide variety of announcements at its annual NXTcomm08 trade show, with no particular technology dominating the news and enhancements to existing technologies winning over new ones.
- June 12, 2008
Consumers will ditch their landlines even faster as they cut expenses in a weak economy, but telecoms that play up landlines' strengths may persuade many to stay.
- June 05, 2008
Companies are pushing the FCC to hand over some remaining spectrum for a free, nationwide, ad-supported network, but one expert questions the math.
- May 29, 2008
While older customers remain satisfied with in-store service, consumers under 42 are likely to switch, according to new Forrester research.