Broadcast TV: The Second Coming?

September 13, 2017

A new study from The Nielsen Co. released September 11 found that the US homes receiving broadcast signals (but not cable or satellite TV) had grown steadily, up 41% over the past five years, to 15.8 million households. The study, […]

Sprint Beefs up Virtualization with NFV

September 6, 2017

Sprint’s Günther Ottendorfer, chief operating officer, technology, outlined how his company views NFV as an essential building block to the telco’s development of its LTE Plus Network, Gigabit LTE and, eventually, 5G services in a company blog on Tuesday. Ottendorfer […]

How Do You Lock Down The Network?

July 5, 2017

Via: CRN

How much does security impact the work of those who oversee corporate networks? More than 1,000 IT professionals answered that question recently for Viavi Solutions in its 10th annual State of the Network study, whose results were released this week. […]

Modern Media, Radio and television

J:COM chooses Ericsson for next-gen TV

September 18, 2017

Via: Broadcast Beat

Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) has been chosen by Jupiter Telecommunications (J:COM), Japan’s largest cable system operator, to power its next generation TV service. J:COM has selected Ericsson’s award-winning MediaFirst TV Platform, to enable an enhanced, personalized multiscreen TV experience to its 3.7 […]


Vodafone joins AT&T, Bell in ONAP Project, validates open standards commitment

September 18, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Vodafone has joined the Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) Project as a Platinum member, giving credence to the growing software-based effort by providing its perspective as a major global service provider deploying SDN and NFV across its widespread network. Getting […]

Networks & Systems

Vodafone plans to invest 2 billion Euros in gigabit networks

September 18, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

Vodafone has laid out plans to invest 2 billion Euros (around $2.39 billion) to boost gigabit networks in Germany. Vodafone estimated that the incremental capital expenditures, to be doled out between now and the end of 2021, will result in […]