CHANNEL123 Current News - 2016

 

 10 February 2016 Overview of Network Synchronization Technology Standardization in ITU-T Network synchronization technologies are fundamental to telecommunications network services...
Source: NTT Technical Review

 

 9 February 2016 Demand for Bandwidth Remains Strong Demand for bandwidth remains strong and the proliferation of connected devices continues...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

7 February 2016LinkedIn Develops its own Data Center Switch The new switch, dubbed "Pigeon", is a 3.2 Tbps switching platform that can be used as a leaf or spine switch...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

3 February 2016Comcast rolls out DOCSIS 3.1-powered gigabit network Internet service in Atlanta and Nashville, with deployment in Chicago, Detroit and Miami coming in the second half of the year...
Source: FierceCable

 

3 February 2016Equinix Looks to Future-Proof Network Through Open Computing We feel OCP is creating the platform for the next generation of interconnection that really takes the friction out...
Source: Light Reading

 

1 February 2016HKNet adds NFV to vIP-Net Internet service HKNet will offer NFV as a value-added service...
Source: TelecomAsia.net

 

1 February 2016BT completes EE acquisition Deutsche Telekom CEO Tim Hoettges has joined its board. Quad-play provider with Deutsche Telekom and Orange among its shareholders...
Source: Total Telecom

 

28 January 2016Equinix, AT&T, Verizon Join Facebook's Open Source Data Center Project Facebook claims to have saved billions by designing its own custom IT hardware...
Source: Data Centre Knowledge

 

27 January 2016ETSI looks beyond TCP/IP with Next Generation Protocol group With TCP/IP, nobody knows you're a dog...
Source: TelecomTV

 

23 January 2016Bitcoin Needs (Gasp!) Formal Governance On Friday developer Mike Hearn publicly declared the Bitcoin project a failure...
Source: IEEE Spectrum

 

21 January 2016Openstack Foundation charts NFV adoption by telecos NFV is changing the networking landscape offering telecom providers a way to diminish reliance on expensive, proprietary hardware. NFV dramatically increases the speed...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

19 January 20164 Carriers Create NFV MANO Open Source Groups China Mobile, Tata, NTT, Telefónica are creating open source groups to work on their own versions of management and orchestration within ETSI's NFV framework...
Source: SDxCentral

 

19 January 2016Telstra unveils new software-defined networking services PEN Exchange lets customers identify and connect network circuits on-demand with other PEN customers...
Source: ARN

 

16 January 2016Inside the vault: A rare glimpse of NASA's otherworldly treasures The campus of Johnson Space Center lacks the Tower of London's majesty and history...
Source: Ars Technica

 

15 January 2016ETSI Seeks Harmonization of NFV Information Modelling across Standards Bodies and Open Source First multi-organization workshop bringing the NFV community together...
Source: ETSI

 

14 January 2016China Telecom, Unicom forge broad partnership Resource sharing agreement aiming to improve operational efficiency, including sharing 4G base stations...
Source: Telecom Asia

 

13 January 2016R&D Trends in Convergence of Photonic and Electronic Hardware for Network Innovation Network traffic will continue to increase exponentially as we get closer to deploying fifth generation mobile networks...
Source: NTT

 

7 January 2016AT&T makes a push for Open Software, Big Data, Connected Health AT&T aims to have 50% of the software running its systems based on open source code...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

4 January 2016NFV: Not Ready for Prime Time but Working on It DT is transitioning its European network to all-IP, laying the groundwork for NFV, and Telefónica is implementing its Unica project, a network makeover centered on NFV...
Source: SDxCentral