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Broadband World News, , 4/2/2020
Growth in the market for fixed access broadband equipment will be driven in the coming years by demand for passive optical network (PON) equipment, countering the declining demand for xDSL/Gfast gear, according to a forecast from research house Omdia.
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Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 3/5/2020
2019 was a mixed bag for the global broadband access market, as PON OLT shipments climbed 16% and cable infrastructure spending dropped about 30%, according to new data from Dell'Oro.
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Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 2/25/2020
Also in this broadband market news roundup: KPN sounds death knell for copper; WOW gets friendly with OTTs; Humax targets the cable CPE sector; and more from around the globe.
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The Staff, , 2/6/2020
ADTRAN had warned its fourth quarter wasn't going to be great, and it was right. The good news is that it wasn't as bad as expected and that it offers hope for 2020.
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Broadband World News, , 2/5/2020
Ahead of Mobile World Congress, Omdia's principal research analyst, John Kendall, talks about developments in the broadband CPE market as WiFi 6.0 becomes a technology that can help counter smart home bottlenecks.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 1/31/2020
This week, the USDA pledged about $145.8 million in rural-broadband spending in seven states.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 1/30/2020
In its fourth quarter of 2019, Calix returned to year-over-year growth, demonstrating the company's ongoing successful transformation from a traditional hardware vendor to a provider of platforms and services, according to President and CEO Carl Russo.
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 1/29/2020
Like rival Virgin Media, BT will require new subscribers to return routers and set-top boxes at the end of their contracts -- or pay up to GB pound 50 ($65).
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 1/24/2020
The Broadband Forum is focused on developing carrier-grade WiFi, while it sees ongoing projects in connected home, broadband abstraction and WiFi management begin to bear fruit this year.
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Josh Hirschey, General Manager, Amphenol Broadband Solutions and Mette Brink, General Manager, Amphenol Procom & Amphenol Antenna Solutions EMEA & APAC, , 5/7/2020
The need to stay ahead of the technology curve is integral to developing networks that can meet or exceed the bandwidth demand of consumers. Within the broadband industry, we've seen first-hand the approach leading equipment providers have taken, which is to acquire companies that will help fill product or service voids and absorb them into their ...
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Network slicing promises to be a panacea, but the biggest hurdles are not technological. The grand ambition of enabling intelligent, adaptive, ...
F-Secure has been providing security for endpoints for 30 years, and using AI and machine learning algorithms, for example in the labs to automate ...
Fahri Diner, CEO and Co-founder of Plume, unveiled a new open source initiative, OpenSync, at Broadband World Forum 2018. Announced together with ...
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The US government has moved to block Huawei's access, not only to US technology but to any technology made with US expertise. Light Reading's Iain ...
OBS CEO Helmut Reisinger and SVP of Customer Services and Operations Aliette Mousnier Lompre discuss keeping customers connected and adapting ...
The lines are blurring between streaming media and pay-TV devices and CSPs need to figure out how to manage that change, says Omdia analyst Paul ...
Omdia's principal research analyst, John Kendall, discusses whole home solutions and the importance of WiFi strategies to communications service ...
Ahead of Mobile World Congress, Omdia's principal research analyst, John Kendall, talks about developments in the broadband CPE market as WiFi 6.0 ...
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As the Senior Digital Experience Strategist at Canadian operator Rogers Communications, Lindsey Omelon build on her years of marketing experience to approach her strategy with a hybrid ...
There's certainly no shortage of hype around the use of AI in the telecoms sector, but fewer instances of real-world deployments. South Korean national operator KT is one of those ...
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