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Wednesday Bytes: Windstream, LightRiver, AT&T, KDDI, Everstream

December 16, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Plenty of interesting items out there still as we drift toward Christmas. Windstream has officially completed another route out west. They are turning up a high capacity fiber route connecting Salt Lake City with Portland and Seattle in the Pacific […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

AT&T: 5G, convergence and Open RAN

December 15, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T has seen significant shifts in demand due to the global pandemic, and it is looking to build a converged, virtualized fiber-based network that serves multiple customer segments while overlaying millimeter-wave 5G in locations that lend themselves to specific experiences […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

AT&T CEO Stankey: Management team’s market focus includes being one of the top U.S. broadband providers

December 8, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Whether it’s fixed, wireless or fiber-based, AT&T CEO John Stankey said his management team is squarely focused on broadband as one of its three core areas. Speaking at the UBS Global TMT Conference Tuesday morning, Stankey said the other two […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

AT&T hardens supply chain in face of Covid-19 pandemic

December 2, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

In the face of Covid-19, global tariffs and trade restrictions, AT&T’s supply chain has weathered the storm over the past several years. While some vendors, such as Cisco, saw their supply chains adversely impacted by tariffs on China and the […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media, News

Cisco’s Davidson: Despite AT&T, there’s no major move to disaggregation

December 1, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

While Cisco has long dabbled in white box deployments as part of its network disaggregation efforts, it’s not quite ready to jump in with both feet. Speaking at Monday’s Credit Suisse 24th Annual Technology Conference, Cisco’s Jonathan Davidson, senior vice […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

AT&T selected for 10-Year, $311 million contract to modernize NOAA’s network

November 17, 2020

Via: Wireless Estimator

AT&T announced today it will deliver modern networking capabilities and other advanced technologies to the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) under a Task Order from NOAA valued at $311 million over 10 years. The Task Order was made under the […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

AT&T reportedly in talks to sell stake in its legacy TV, satellite businesses

November 4, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T is considering the sale of a “significant minority stake” in its DirecTV, AT&T Now (formerly DirecTV Now) and U-verse television operations, according to CNBC. The outlet, which cited anonymous sources familiar with the matter, said that the deal would […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

AT&T sees wave of LAN upgrades driven by new wireless technologies

October 30, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Wireless Broadband Alliance held its Wireless Global Congress this past week where speakers discussed a number of critical topics relating to Wi-Fi and the future of wireless connectivity, such as OpenRoaming and the benefits of Wi-Fi 6 and 6E. […]


Networks & Systems

AT&T CEO Stankey: Fiber is the juice behind every network

October 22, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

On AT&T’s third quarter earnings call Thursday morning, AT&T CEO John Stankey reiterated his appetite for fiber, but said the telco is taking a measured approach. Years ago, AT&T mainly lit fiber up in central offices or select geographic areas, […]


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AT&T’s Fuetsch talks about Airship and the telco cloud

September 30, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Speaking at the Open Networking and Edge Summit (ONES) this week, AT&T Chief Technology Officer of Network Services Andre Fuetsch said that AT&T has deployed its Network Cloud 315 times to date. AT&T uses Airship software for its 5G Network […]