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News, Telephone

Soft Switch Users Beware of Call Transfer Fraud

September 20, 2017

Via: Telecom Reseller

One type of telecom fraud that has been a particular issue for soft switch users is call transfer fraud. In this scenario, the fraudster hacks into a PBX and uses that PBX’s services to make free long distance calls. By […]


News

Huawei to invest $200 million for telco digital transformation

September 19, 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 […]


Internet, Modern Media

Manufacturing the Internet of Things

September 19, 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 […]


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 […]


Regulations

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 […]


News

Qualcomm Doubles Down on Cellular Chips for Wireless Vehicle Communications

September 18, 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 […]


Internet, Modern Media

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

September 15, 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 […]


News

Broadband Forum targets SD-WAN trend with vBG network specification

September 15, 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 […]


Networks & Systems

We’re no longer looking at cable acquisitions to bolster the fiber network

September 15, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Verizon is no longer considering a large-scale acquisition of a major cable MSO as a way to get the fiber infrastructure it needs to support a multipurpose fiber network for 4G and 5G wireless and enterprise services. While he did […]