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Vertical Industry Communications: Exploring Foundational Services

August 14, 2018

Via: No Jitter

Foundational UC services exist in almost every industry. Often referenced as “cross-industry,” these are communications functions either shared by most employees or specific to non-employee communications capabilities such as those associated with facilities, devices, alarms, and so on. The major […]


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Sify and Cisco unveil ‘Software Defined WAN’ for Indian Enterprises

August 13, 2018

Via: Telecom Reseller

Sify Technologies Limited (NASDAQ: SIFY), headquartered in Chennai, India, an ICT Solutions and Services leader in India, and Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO), today announced the launch of their Managed and Secure Software-defined Wide Area Network (SD WAN) service, built […]


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Wi-Fi EasyMesh standard outlines self-organizing, multi-vendor networks

August 13, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

For consumers, Wi-Fi dead zones can be the cause of frustration and decreased productivity. To improve coverage, facilitated internet of things (IoT) implementations and create new band and equipment interoperability opportunities, the Wi-Fi Alliance has developed a new mesh network […]


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Consumers weigh in on proposed Sprint, T-Mobile US merger

August 13, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Since opening up the public input period last month, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has received more than 300 comments on the proposed merger of T-Mobile US and Sprint. While some of the filings are from industry trade groups […]


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Cox Business will enter SD-WAN arena with RapidScale buy

August 10, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Cox Business strengthened its managed services hand with its purchase of hybrid cloud service provider RapidScale. RapidScale’s managed cloud offerings were designed for businesses of all sizes and include solutions such as SD-WAN, backup, recovery, security, mail services and desktop […]


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VMware announces deal to buy Dell EMC Service Assurance Suite

August 10, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

In deal that will provide improved service assurance for carriers as they roll out new services, VMware announced a definitive agreement Thursday afternoon to buy the technology and engineering team of Dell EMC Service Assurance. Once the deal closes, VMware […]


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Ericsson increasing US investments to support accelerated 5G deployments

August 10, 2018

Via: Telecom Reseller

To support the accelerated build out of 5G in the United States, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) will increase its investment in the market. This series of strategic initiatives will allow Ericsson to operate even closer to its customers, meeting the growing […]


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Jonathan Davidson to take over as Cisco’s top service provider executive following exit of Yvette Kanouff

August 9, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

There’s been a shakeup in Cisco’s service provider division with the expected departure of top executive Yvette Kanouff, but Cisco has already named Jonathan Davidson as her replacement. Kanouff currently serves as senior vice president and general manager of Cisco’s […]


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5G network slicing will create personalized experiences: Verizon Wireless president

August 9, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Ronan Dunne, executive vice president and group president of Verizon Wireless, highlighted how 5G, like LTE, is a technology that will evolve over time as standards are finalized and new capabilities are activated in the network. The long goal, he […]


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Dalet Orchestrates Media Intelligence and Reveals Next-Gen Studio Automation at IBC2018

August 8, 2018

Via: Broadcast Beat

Dalet, a leading provider of solutions and services for media organizations and content professionals, today announced that it will showcase the latest version of its flagship Dalet Galaxy five platform for Media Asset Management (MAM) and Workflow Orchestration, along with […]