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Networks & Systems

Windstream rebrands Enterprise, Wholesale divisions, focuses on customer evolution

February 23, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Windstream has launched a new brand for its enterprise and wholesale lines—Windstream Wholesale and Windstream Enterprise—reflecting the service provider’s desire to shed its image as just another small-town voice-centric telecommunications company. The service provider said the new brand strategy is […]


Networks & Systems

Verizon enhances enterprises’ mobile device visibility with SD WLAN service

February 22, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Verizon Enterprise Solutions has debuted its Software Defined Wireless Local Area Network (SD WLAN), giving business customers what it says is a user-centric wireless LAN managed solution. Delivered as part of its growing Virtual Network Services portfolio, SD WLAN provides […]


Networks & Systems

SK Telecom targets deal with Nokia, Cisco for expansion of 5G-PON

February 21, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

South Korean telecommunications firm SK Telecom announced plans to sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Nokia and Cisco aimed at expanding 5G-Passive Optical Network (5G-PON) technology globally.. The operator said the new agreement will be signed during the MWC […]


Networks & Systems

Verizon’s SD-WLAN leverages A.I. to provide network visibility

February 20, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon Enterprise Solutions recently deployed its Software-Defined Wireless Local Area Network (SD-WLAN), which provides visibility into both corporate wireless network operations and Bluetooth-enabled devices connected to the network. The company reports SD-WLAN enables network access and security configurations. What makes […]


Networks & Systems

Understanding SD-WAN’s Deployment Imperative

February 14, 2018

Via: No Jitter

Enterprise interest in software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) technology is blazing hot, with the technology enabling rapid evolution of legacy WANs and accommodating a cost-effective shift to cloud-based architectures by leveraging software-defined networking principles. Enterprises expect a huge uptick in service agility, […]


Networks & Systems

Network and UC Problems? Ask the Expert!

February 13, 2018

Via: No Jitter

Every big network seems to have an impossible problem. It’s something that defies all the normal failure modes and baffles everyone who examines it. The combination of networks, IT systems, applications, and UC systems that keep businesses running today create […]


Networks & Systems

Net Neutrality: Why it’s Vital for Digital Transformation

February 9, 2018

Via: Informationweek

The FCC’s recent net neutrality ruling has the potential to expose enterprises engaged in digital business, as well as cloud companies and their customers, to high premiums for their Internet access. Until a few months ago, it was thought that […]


Networks & Systems

How to improve network security with NFV and SDN

February 9, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Securing open distributed architectures Service providers have gravitated toward open distributed architectures over the past few years with the rise of network functions virtualization (NFV), software-defined networking (SDN), virtual machines, containers and other technologies. Although network operators have been eager […]


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AT&T to replace Hurricane Irma-damaged copper in Florida with fiber

February 8, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

AT&T is going to migrate its copper facilities in the Florida Keys due to severe damage caused by last September’s Hurricane Irma to a fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) network infrastructure. Severe flooding due to the hurricane destroyed several facilities, including buildings, utility […]


Networks & Systems

ZTE launches end-to-end 5G network slicing solution

February 6, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

ZTE has released what it claims to be the world’s first end-to-end 5G network slicing solution. ZTE highlighted solution is the key to the 5G network as it allows the resource of a physical network to be flexibly allocated into […]