How Hybrid Cloud Solutions Are Transforming TV

May 17, 2018

The television industry is undergoing a major transformation: from a business model built on traditional broadcasting, to one that relies on a predominantly digital, IP-delivered framework. In this new, highly competitive digital TV era, content producers must find ever-more efficient […]

Test and Measurement: Viavi’s revenues up nearly 12%, profits lag

May 4, 2018

As quarterly numbers continue to come in from network testing and monitoring companies, Viavi Solutions reported revenues up 11.9% year-over-year to $219.4 million, driven by strength in its network and service enablement unit and its optical, security and performance unit […]

Verizon Fios broadband reaches 40% penetration mark

April 4, 2018

Verizon may not have any new expansive Fios expansion plans, but where it has rolled out FTTH, Fios broadband penetration is above 40%. Matt Ellis, EVP and CFO of Verizon, told investors during the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference […]

Internet, Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Test and Measurement: Rootmetrics says Verizon leads in D.C.

May 21, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Network benchmarking company Rootmetrics has been going through data from its testing during the first half of 2018 and concluded that increasing network data speeds is a clear area of focus for all of the major U.S. carriers. Rootmetrics dove […]

Internet, Modern Media, Networks & Systems

Finding the right mix of spectrum for 5G

May 21, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Globally 3.5 GHz is a 5G band, but not in the U.S. To deliver multi-gigabit-per-second throughputs associated with 5G, operators around the world are working with regulatory authorities to test and commercially deploy in an increasingly variable mix of spectrum. […]


Telecommunications companies design virtual assistants capable of emotional interactions

May 21, 2018

Via: William Palmer

Chinese telecommunications company Huawei wants to improve interactions between people and their artificial intelligence (AI) voice assistants. Huawei is currently working on providing emotional interactions according to Felix Zhang, vice president of software engineering at Huawei’s consumer business group. The […]

Networks & Systems, News

Nobilis Health Set to Add Telemedicine to List of Offerings

May 18, 2018

Via: Telecom Reseller

HOUSTON, May 17, 2018 — Nobilis Health Corp. (NYSE American: HLTH) (NEO: HLTH) (“Nobilis” or the “Company”) today announced it is expanding the Company’s offerings to include telemedicine services. The virtual engagement of future Nobilis patients will ease geographical limitations […]