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Indigo Subsea Cable System Is Open for Business
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5/30/2019   Post a comment
Submarine system, which runs between Australia and South East Asia, was commissioned by partners, including AARNet, Google, Indosat Ooredoo, Singtel, SubPartners and Telstra.
Altran ISS Network OS Supports Marvell's Data Center Switches
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5/30/2019   Post a comment
Modular, hardware- and OS-agnostic ISS architecture supports an array of standards for advanced routing, switching and management features, data center features and 5G mobility infrastructure.
Frontier Sells Pile of Assets, Operations for $1.35B
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5/29/2019   Post a comment
WaveDivision Capital, in partnership with Searchlight Capital Partners, agree to buy Frontier operations and assets in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana.
New Viavi Tools Test Remote PHY, 5G, DOCSIS 3.1 & FTTH/ PON
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5/28/2019   Post a comment
Viavi Solutions today unveiled two test and measurement solutions designed to help service providers and contractors validate, qualify and troubleshoot cable and fiber broadband networks.
SK Telekom Signs MOU for South Korean Smart City's Safety
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5/28/2019   Post a comment
Service provider inked Memorandum of Understanding with Daegu City and Daegu Police to enhance the safety of citizens via big data generated by police reports, police GPS and floating population.
Fixed Broadband Leads Peru's Telecom & Pay-TV Growth: GlobalData
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5/23/2019   Post a comment
Fixed broadband was responsible for 16% of the total telecoms and pay-TV revenue in Peru in 2018 and will register the fastest revenue growth for the 2018-2023 period, increasing at 8.5% CAGR.
Highlight Clarifies Network Performance With Broadband Clarity
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5/22/2019   Post a comment
SaaS offering gives service providers and their enterprise customers visibility into broadband connections.
Calix Cloud Ups CSPs' Ability to Find & Share Insights Across Network
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5/21/2019   Post a comment
Addition of customer-care KPI-tracking and role-based access control enhancements expand service providers' ability to further reduce support calls.
Fluke Networks Releases DSX CableAnalyzer Adapter for Rugged Ethernet
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5/13/2019   Post a comment
Allows certification of links based on IEC standard high-performance, small form-factor adapter.
CityFibre & Excalibur Launch Full-Fiber Network in Swindon
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5/10/2019   Post a comment
British wholesaler CityFibre and operator Excalibur deliver gigabit, full-fiber service to organizations ranging from SMBs to enterprises in the south-west English town of Swindon, between Bristol and Reading.
DASAN Zhone Solutions Reports Strong Q1 2019 Results
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5/9/2019   Post a comment
DZS reported net revenue of $74.1 million for the first quarter, which included revenues from its acquisition of KeyMile.
Coop Sees 59-Fold Return on Profit With Calix Cloud, Preps for Smart Home
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5/9/2019   Post a comment
Pioneer Telephone Coop expects to deploy fiber to 94% of members by 2020, and use WiFi 6 plus Calix GigaSpire Blast as basis of smart home services.
Carolina Organizations Partner on Fiber Optics Training
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5/8/2019   Post a comment
Light Brigade and Next Level Technician team up to teach fiber and network components, preparing students to get ETA certification and a career in cable.
GeoTel & Education Non-Profit Partner on Internet Classroom Initiative
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5/6/2019   Post a comment
EducationSuperHighway and GeoTel Communications today announced a joint effort to identify opportunities for further closing the digital divide in America's public education system.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020
11:00 a.m. New York / 3:00 p.m London

Over the next two years, approximately 60% of service providers (both large and small) will adopt virtualization on a wide scale across their networks, according to the latest survey report from Ovum. Why are providers making these moves? Is there an easy way to start?

Learn how and why service providers are using virtualization to transform their networks. This webinar will look at how providers are leveraging virtualization to create more flexible and agile networks while also providing a better customer experience. Expert speakers from netElastic and Heavy Reading will address the industry drivers for network virtualization, the benefits that can be realized, the challenges to face and the results of virtualization being achieved by providers today.

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