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Networks & Systems

Marvell ramps cloud play with $1.1B Innovium acquisition

August 3, 2021

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Semiconductor company Marvell sought to strengthen its cloud portfolio, striking a $1.1 billion deal to acquire cloud and edge networking solutions company Innovium. Speaking on The Six Five podcast with Moor Insights and Strategy founder Patrick Moorhead, Marvell COO Chris […]


Modern Media, News, Worldwide equipment

Nokia adds Broadcom to its list of 5G chip suppliers

June 15, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Broadcom has been added to Nokia’s list of 5G chip suppliers, joining Intel and Marvell, both of which made similar deals with the equipment vendor in March. All three chip suppliers will help Nokia expand its ReefShark-branded silicon, used in […]


Networks & Systems

Cumulus Networks unveils updates to its Linux OS and NetQ

November 18, 2019

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Cumulus Networks announced on Monday that it has released Cumulus Linux 4.0, which is its network operating system (OS), and version 2.4 of its NetQ network operations toolset. Cumulus Networks’ Partho Mishra, president and chief product officer, said Cumulus Linux […]


Modern Media, News, Worldwide equipment

AT&T drops DDC white box specifications into Open Compute Project

September 27, 2019

Via: Fierce Telecom News

AT&T is driving the white box football down the field again, announcing Friday that it has put its specifications for a distributed disaggregated chassis (DDC) white box architecture into the Open Compute Project (OCP.) The carrier’s DDC design, which was […]


News, Regulations

Trump agrees to make ‘timely’ decisions on Huawei sales requests

July 23, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

President Donald Trump has agreed to grant “timely” licensing decisions to U.S. technology firms that want to sell components and services to Chinese vendor Huawei, the White House said in a statement. The decision was adopted following a meeting between […]


News

Qualcomm calls off bid to buy NXP

July 26, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Since announcing the proposed $44 billion acquisition of Dutch semiconductor firm NXP in October, 2016, Qualcomm has worked to gain worldwide regulatory approval for the deal, and extended the tender period numerous times. Now the San Diego, Calif.-based seminconductor giant […]


Networks & Systems

OpenSwitch debuts another software release and announces new members

June 21, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

OpenSwitch (OPX) announced the availability of a new software release today and welcomed new project members to its ecosystem. OpenSwitch, which is a project under the Linux Foundation’s umbrella, was designed as a switching software platform based on the OPX […]


News

Qualcomm pushing for NXP deal as Apple legal battle continues

April 10, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

With the direct intervention of President Trump, Qualcomm withstood a hostile takeover attempt waged by rival Broadcom, but the San Diego, Calif.-based chipmaker is still very much at a transition point–Looking to diversify its vertical focus, Qualcomm is pushing reluctant […]


Modern Media, Worldwide equipment

Broadcom to Boost Fight For Qualcomm With New Bid

February 6, 2018

Via: Telecom Ramblings

According to reports over the weekend, Broadcom is raising the stakes in its efforts to acquire Qualcomm. They plan to take the wraps off of a new offer worth some $80-82, valuing the proposed deal at $120B. The saga began […]