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Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 4/25/2018
Don't tell Comcast executives that broadband growth is slowing down in the US.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 4/23/2018
Three years ago, physicians fought insurance companies for telehealth payment and patients were often reluctant to connect via laptop or phone, yet technologists, vendors and a few infrastructure companies heard the siren call of future adoption, profitability and demand. One of these early advocates was Cox Communications.
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Niall Hunt, Editor, 4/19/2018
The challenge of monetizing high-speed broadband was the most crucial component of operators' business strategies, a 2017 worldwide survey of service providers discovered. With even more ultra-broadband networks available today, does this issue still worry operators most -- or has another hurdle replaced it?
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 4/18/2018
ADTRAN customers -- the great and small -- didn't spend as much as expected in the first quarter. CenturyLink's ongoing post-merger review, product availability issues for Deutsche Telekom and an overall spending slowdown by Tier 2 operators kept ADTRAN's first-quarter sales and earnings below expectations.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 4/16/2018
ADTRAN today debuts its cloud-managed whole home mesh WiFi, an offering that could give operators the ability to improve their residential broadband services, reduce costs and upsell service enhancements to customers.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 4/13/2018
Despite competitive concerns, the UK's alternative broadband providers are projected to dramatically increase the population's connectivity -- including high-speed broadband, a new study finds.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 4/11/2018
To keep up with the latest technologies, a growing number of international operators are turning to the Society of Cable Telecommunication Engineers (SCTE) and its global arm, the International Society of Broadband Experts (ISBE), for multilingual training materials and services.
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Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 4/2/2018
Much to its surprise, Mediacom is seeing healthy subscriber uptake of its new 1 Gig service powered by DOCSIS 3.1 over HFC lines even though it does not heavily discount the service nor offer any extra benefits.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 3/29/2018
More than one fifth (21%) of pay-TV subscribers pay for an online video service through their pay-TV provider, a 110% increase from 10% of customers one year ago, recent Parks Associates research found.
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Wednesday, May 16, 2018
11:00 a.m. New York / 4:00 p.m. London

IPsec is an important security technology for virtually all communication service providers (CSPs). CSP requirements for IPsec are shifting away from proprietary gateways due to cost and other factors like vendor lock-in. CSPs now require high-performance IPsec on general-propose x86 servers as this move opens up their business to more vendors, and gives them greater control of their network, at a lower cost basis. CSPs are looking for IPsec vendor solutions where they can deliver server configuration options, which achieve their requirements for deployment in the central office as well as data center environments. This webinar will discuss IPsec performance on x86 COTS servers, covering:

  1. Use cases for IPsec, including high-throughput data center interconnect, enterprise VPN and mobile backhaul
  2. How high-volume enterprise IT economics can support a new cost model for high-performance IPsec
  3. Brand-new performance test results showing IPsec on COTS can offer over 120 Gbit/s of bidirectional throughput on industry standard servers
  4. The importance of selecting the right server to ensure high performance and manageability of CSP networks whether in the CO or the DC

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