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Internet, Modern Media

Manufacturing the Internet of Things

December 11, 2017

Via: Electronic Design

IoT will impact the way products are developed and manufactured. In this paper we explore challenges that lie ahead and how to efficiently bring reliable products to market in this new reality. The Internet of Things (IoT) applies to a […]


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Huawei to invest $200 million for telco digital transformation

December 11, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

Huawei Global Technical Services (GTS) focuses on the provision of expertise and service solutions for operators willing to implement digital transformation strategies. According to the Chinese vendor, operators embracing digital transformation need to redefine business processes and business models, which can […]


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Verizon says FCC should avoid increasing broadband reporting requirements

December 8, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Verizon says that the FCC should not force wireline broadband operators to develop reports of availability under the census-block level because such requirements would be challenging to support. At issue is the FCC’s Form 477 data collection program. This program requires broadband […]


Internet, Modern Media

Frontier to connect up to 100K homes to fiber through 2018

December 8, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Frontier is taking a bullish stance on rolling out FTTH with plans to roll out service to 50,000 to 100,000 over the next two years. The service provider’s network expansion is just one of several moves it has planned following […]


Internet, Modern Media

Uniti’s Wallace: Tier 2, Tier 3 market dark fiber, small cell activity is rising

December 8, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Uniti says dark fiber and managed service small cell backhaul requests from the nation’s largest wireless operators in the Tier 2 and Tier 3 markets it serves are growing. Uniti Fiber has continued to expand its fiber network through a […]


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Broadband Forum targets SD-WAN trend with vBG network specification

December 8, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom News

The Broadband Forum has published the distributed virtualized Customer Premises Equipment (vCPE) standard, aiming to provide network standards for the growing SD-WAN segment for businesses. The new standard, which is part of the organization’s effort to accelerate its work on […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

From trash bins to surgeries: moving towards 5G

December 7, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

The internet is a defining element of the twenty-first century as it forever changed the way we live, communicate, and get information. This is particularly true for wireless technology. Today, more than 99 percent of Americans have access to an LTE network, […]


Networks & Systems

Vodafone plans to invest 2 billion Euros in gigabit networks

December 7, 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 […]


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Qualcomm Doubles Down on Cellular Chips for Wireless Vehicle Communications

December 7, 2017

Via: Electronic Design

In wagering on sports there are opportunities where you might want to hedge your bet. If you are holding a parlay bet and all but one of your teams have won their contests, you might choose to place a new […]


Modern Media, Radio and television

J:COM chooses Ericsson for next-gen TV

December 7, 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 […]