CHANNEL123 NEWS ARCHIVE - 2015

 

30 December 2015SK Telecom to upgrade datacenter using virtualization technology Announced that it developed Simplified Overlay Networking Architecture (SONA) to extend server connectivity of Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC)...
Source: Whowired Korea

 

30 December 2015China Mobile is about to deploy SDN in public/private clouds Next Generation network with including global scheduling resources, full-scale open capacities, flexible capacities and flexible adjustment architecture...
Source: C114

 

30 December 2015China Telecom has launched pre-commercial SDN/NFV services China Telecom will build vCPE and WiFi based on virtualization and general-purpose hardware infrastructure, achieving loading business with actual needs...
Source: C114

 

23 December 2015Security Orchestration with a Global Threat Intelligence Platform By connecting with NTT Secure Platform Laboratories' security orchestration technologies, it's possible to run advanced cyber defenses based on threat data...
Source: NTT

 

23 December 2015Small Cell Backhaul a 5-Year $6.5 Billion Opportunity As outdoor small cell deployments scale up, we look for the small cell backhaul equipment market to kick into higher gear in 2017, when it will reach over $1.2 billion....
Source: Infonetics Research

 

22 December 2015Cloud Native Computer Foundation seeks alignment among container technologies Aims to advance cloud native applications & services, allowing developers advantage of existing, developing open source technologies...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

22 December 2015Network infrastructure Is changing – Don't be left behind Study by NTT revealed 18% respondents from Asia currently using NFV to address network challenges in the region, over 70% plan to deploy NFV within two years...
Source: TelecomAsia.net

 

22 December 2015China Unicom revealed its 5-year SDN/NFV schedule China Unicom will launch SDN/NFV pilot verifications in 2016 and expand from the edge networks to core networks...
Source: C114

 

21 December 2015AARNet launches Australian SDN testbed AARNet has formally launched an Australian software defined networking (SDN) testbed linking researchers in nine universities, grant funding from the Australian Research Council....
Source: ZDNet

 

21 December 2015NTT Communications Develops SDN OAM Function Technology for Multiple Wide Area Network Visualizes end-to-end connection quality for SDN operation & maintenance...
Source: Business Wire

 

17 December 2015Inside AT&T's grand dynamic network plan AT&T is pouring billions into its network to make it more dynamic, which is resulting in new capabilities for enterprise customers....
Source: Network World

 

7 December 2015Verizon has begun offering a secure and direct connection to the IBM Cloud With IBM, Verizon's Secure Cloud Interconnect now offers access to eight cloud providers and three data center providers...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

4 December 2015OPNFV: where is it now and where is it going? The consensus was that the OPNFV project has come on in leaps and bounds...
Source: TelecomTV

 

4 December 2015Bill Gates and Tech Billionaires Launch Clean Energy Coalition The coalition is based on the principle that technology will solve our global energy issues...
Source: IEEE Spectrum

 

3 December 2015DT Completes All-IP Move in Croatia Deutsche Telekom has completed its migration off PSTN systems and on to all-IP networks in Croatia, bringing the number of countries in which it is now an all-IP operator to three...
Source: Light Reading

 

1 December 2015P4, OpenFlow's Possible Successor, Gets Into Hardware Xilinx showed P4 running a 100-Gb/s data plane on an FPGA, while Netronome demonstrated the use of P4 on a 40-Gb/s network interface card (NIC)...
Source: SDxCentral

 

27 November 2015ETSI NFV descends on the Big Apple for NFV #12 As the ETSI NFV ISG enters its fourth year, emphasis will be on implementations...
Source: ETSI Blog

 

24 November 2015Facebook testing super-fast Ethernet switch Wedge 100, a super-fast Ethernet switch, 32 ports, capable of delivering data at 100-Gig speeds would effectively more than double existing speeds...
Source: FierceTelecom

 

24 November 2015Ethernet on Demand is AT&T's First SDN User Case Project began in Jan 2015, within six months a beta customer was up and running, late spring the service was offered to enterprise customers in 170 markets...
Source: SDxCentral

 

23 November 2015Colt Dropping OSS Baton for Smarter Dance Move away from massive orchestration at the OSS level, in favor of something more like choreography of multiple domains, which essentially manage themselves...
Source: Light Reading

 

23 November 2015Vodafone Calls for End to Five Nines We don't care if the virtual machine collapses as long as the right mechanism exists to recover in zero time and with zero damage to services...
Source: Light Reading

 

23 November 2015BT Wrestles With NFV Orchestration Confusion Back to the drawing board with NFV orchestration, complications arisen since ETSI first outlined its vision of the NFV management and orchestration layer (MANO)...
Source: Light Reading

 

18 November 2015CenturyLink looks to sell its 59 Data Centers Review of strategic alternatives will involve a full range of options including, a partnership or joint venture, a sale of all or a portion of the data centers...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

18 November 2015M1 deploying nex-gen SDN at cloud data center SDN technology is designed to enable data center operators to enjoy a comprehensive unified view of a network and have effective control over each network element...
Source: Telecom Asia

 

18 November 2015IS pilots SA-first SDN service Internet Solutions (IS) has implemented an elastic wide area network ( e-WAN) infrastructure, based on SDN architecture principles, which it is now trialling...
Source: It-online

 

16 November 2015Bare Metal Switches a $1 Billion Market by 2019, Software-Defined WAN Rising Sales of wide area network optimization appliances (WOAs) were down 9 percent year-over-year in the second quarter of 2015, a sign that enterprises...
Source: IHS

 

16 November 2015Enterprises Plan to Spend 1/3 of IT Budget on Off-Premise Cloud Services by 2016 The shift to off-premises cloud services continues to drive changes to North American enterprise IT strategy and a new cloud architecture...
Source: IHS

 

12 November 2015Operators Expect OPEX Reductions in 2nd Year of Data Center SDN Deployment Service providers expect SDN to deliver a positive return on investment. Our data center SDN study found that providers expect significant OPEX cost...
Source: IHS

 

12 November 2015Verizon doubles the size of Secure Cloud Interconnect footprint in Asia-Pacific Now offering connections to HP and Verizon Cloud along with Microsoft, Amazon and Google...
Source: Verizon

 

12 November 2015Roughly three years in, how is network functions virtualization (NFV) doing A panel at Oracle OpenWorld tackled that question by dividing NFV's achievements and trends into Good, Bad, and Ugly...
Source: SDNCentral

 

10 November 2015BT Pins NFV Future on Containerization Allowing a service provider to run applications inside software "containers" sitting on top of the Linux operating system, an alternative to the use of virtual machines...
Source: Light Reading

 

10 November 2015SK Telecom shows 5G software-defined network management Our aim is to deliver 5G, which will provide one hundred to one thousand times the speed with far less latency and the ability to connect more devices...
Source: ComputerWeekly.Com

 

10 November 2015Colt's SDN-based datacentre service to disrupt telco business models The service will disrupt the traditional telecoms sector business model and fundamentally alter how CSPs interact with their customers...
Source: ComputerWeekly.Com

 

9 November 2015Operators Forging Ahead with SDN in Macrocell Backhaul Networks Global Service Provider Survey, which delves into operator plans for mobile backhaul found that nearly a third of respondents expect to deploy SDN by 2016...
Source: IHS

 

9 November 2015CenturyLink's Feger: We have deployed SDN, NFV in 36 network locations Working with network suppliers, the service provider is offering its evolving suite of virtual routing and firewall services to its business customer base...
Source: FierceTelecom

 

9 November 2015SDN & OpenFlow World Congress: 3 Key Themes The SDN and NFV industries gathered in Europe last week, and OpenStack, microservices, and service function chaining were top of mind...
Source: Network Computing

 

9 November 2015CenturyLink Accelerates SDN Rollout In Data Centers CenturyLink is moving aggressively to convert its core IP network and cloud data centers to SDN...
Source: InformationWeek

 

5 November 2015Docomo's vEPC Is Nearing Launch with Ericsson, Fujitsu, NEC 5G cellular networks will benefit from features related to software-defined networking (SDN)...
Source: SDxCentral

 

5 November 2015Colt Launches SDN-Based Data Center Offer Announced at SDN and Openflow World Congress, the new SDN-based offering is being marketed under the label of DCNetaaS (DCNet as a Service)...
Source: Light Reading

 

5 November 2015Security a challenge – and opportunity – for NFV development, says ETSI Combining analytics with the network agility enabled by NFV and SDN to improve the resilience of networks...
Source: ETSI

 

4 November 2015Carriers Share SDN/NFV Experiences & Gripes Deutsche Telekom is going into production with its Real-Time Network and Service Management, said Axel Clauberg, who's spearheaded much of the carrier's SDN work...
Source: SDxCentral

 

4 November 2015BT Threatens to Ditch OpenStack In favor of a proprietary technology during its rollout of virtual enterprise services unless vendors backing the standard can overcome six potential technology showstoppers...
Source: Light Reading

 

4 November 2015Cox's Finkelstein: SDN, NFV only way to manage 53% annual growth rate Only way to manage that growth is to capitalize on technologies including software defined networking (SDN) and network function virtualization (NFV)...
Source: FierceCable

 

3 November 2015DoCoMo on Track for Live NFV Deployment in Early 2016 Japan's NTT DoCoMo is confident commercial services running over a virtualized evolved packet core (EPC) by March 2016...
Source: Light Reading

 

3 November 2015Verizon expands secure cloud interconnect Internationally Verizon Enterprise Solutions announced a significant expansion of its Secure Cloud Interconnect service to Latin America and to additional sites in Europe and the US...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

3 November 2015DT, Vodafone to Launch SDN-Based VPNs "We are about to extend this service to a broader footprint as I speak," said Axel Clauberg...
Source: Light Reading

 

2 November 2015Stop "Overselling" SDN, Orange Tells Vendors France's Orange is accusing vendors of undermining the business case for SDN and NFV by "overselling" the technologies and fueling unrealistic expectations at Board level...
Source: Light Reading

 

2 November 2015ONF Predicts That 2016 Will Be the Year of the Northbound Interface Expects Carrier SDN Deployments and Open Source Adoption to Increase in the New Year...
Source: Business Wire

 

2 November 2015AT&T attracts 200 customers to its Network on Demand service New on-demand services are not only gaining fast market traction, but customers are willing to pay a premium...
Source: FierceTelecom

 

2 November 2015The Rise Of Dynamic Networks The Internet of the future will be interlaced with millions if not billions of intelligent...
Source: Semiconductor Engineering

 

30 October 2015SDN & OpenFlow World Congress 2015 SDxCentral cowboys traveled all the way to Dusseldorf, Germany...
Source: SDxCentral

 

28 October 2015AT&T's Donovan: Traffic from 'millions' of wireless customers now running on SDN architecture We'll have more to say about that soon...
Source: FierceWireless Europe

 

10 October 2015SDN & OpenFlow World Congress Gears Up For Düsseldorf It's going to be five days chock full of SDN/NFV demos and discussion at next week's fourth annual SDN & OpenFlow World Congress...
Source: SDxCentral

 

8 October 2015AWS Accelerates it Growth Trajectory Business is now on a $7 billion annual run rate, up 81% YoY...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

1 October 2015AT&T rolls out NFV-based Network-on-Demand service that lets businesses add or change functionality in near-real time...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

1 October 2015AT&T sees Cloud adoption driving NetBond Direct Connects Now provides direct connections to an ecosystem of 13 leading cloud providers...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

29 September 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – September 25, 2015 ARIN | HP | AWS | CoreOS | Midoukura | Infoblox | SevOne | Allot | Bayonette...
Source: SDxCentral

 

18 September 2015Microsoft has developed its own Linux. Repeat. Microsoft has developed its own Linux Redmond reveals Azure Cloud Switch, its in-house software-defined networking OS...
Source: The Register

 

15 September 2015UK 5G Innovation Centre marks official opening with new testbed The facility is home to 170 researchers and has attracted more than £70 million of investment...
Source: Total Telecom

 

10 September 2015Proactive Network Control It is difficult to predict from past traffic data, sudden changes in traffic that occur...
Source: NTT Technical Review

 

9 September 2015All About the Apps: Verizon Unveils New Managed Software Defined WAN Solution In addition, Verizon offers SD WAN professional IT consulting services...
Source: Verizon Enterprise

 

8 September 2015Public Availability of ETSI NFV ISG drafts The results of the NFV ISG activities can be analyzed and commented on by all...
Source: ETSI Blog

 

8 September 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – September 4, 2015 ECI | Extreme | Gigamon | Arista | Amazon...
Source: SDxCentral

 

16 August 2015NFV Insider #11: Collaboration (and More Collaboration) Summertime is typically a time for holidays, family, and a break from the hectic pace...
Source: SDxCentral

 

4 August 2015NASA Commissions Ultra High Temp Chips for Venus Landsailing Rover At 90 atmospheres of pressure and just under 900 degrees Celsius at the surface...
Source: IEEE Spectrum

 

3 August 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – July 31, 2015 Dell | Allot | Plexxi | Riverbed | OpenDaylight | PuppetLabs | Midokura & Fujitsu | Brocade...
Source: SDxCentral

 

3 August 2015Software-Defined Perimeter Remains Undefeated in Hackathon nobody was able to breach the server, in part because SDP uses a unique cryptographic token...
Source: SDxCentral

 

29 July 2015Intel, Micron's memory wunderkind: '1,000 times BETTER than flash' 3D XPoint is bit-addressable, non-volatile, works like RAM, and is coming in 2016...
Source: The Register

 

29 July 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – July 24, 2015 Pertino | Masergy | IHS | Plumgrid | Xen Project | SimpliVity | Oracle | Infinera | ONUG | Racksapce & Intel | KDDI...
Source: SDxCentral

 

27 July 2015NFV Market to Grow More than 5-Fold Through 2019 We believe NFV software will comprise over 80 percent of the $11.6 billion total NFV revenue in 2019...
Source: IHS

 

27 July 2015Packet Microwave Equipment Demand Growth to Persist for Next Five Years We are forecasting Packet Microwave radio transceiver shipments to be approximately two and a half times greater in 2019 than they were in the past year...
Source: Dell'Oro Group

 

20 July 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – July 17, 2015 NTT | Rackspace | Zadara | Google | Mesosphere | Nokia | Metaswitch | Wind River | 3scale...
Source: SDxCentral

 

14 July 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – July 10, 2015 Steel ORCA | Telco Systems | Aryaka | vArmour & Nutanix | OpenStack Foundation | Splunk | Northbound Networks...
Source: SDxCentral

 

8 July 2015AT&T Describes Next Steps for Network Virtualization Abstracting is like pixie dust. It lifts everything...
Source: Light Reading

 

6 July 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – July 3, 2015 Cisco | Intel | Pica8 | OPNFV | OpenDaylight | InfoVista | Huawei...
Source: SDxCentral

 

30 June 2015OpenDaylight's Hydrogen begets Helium begets Lithium Release three of SDN tool aims for carrier-land...
Source: The Register

 

23 June 2015Docker, Google & Amazon Help Launch Open Container Project "There's a de facto container standard, which is what Docker has become...
Source: SDxCentral

 

16 June 2015Facebook Likes Open Networks ...we're going to write a lot of software, but I'm not sure what part should be called SDN...
Source: EE Times

 

16 June 2015DT Takes Cloud Fight to Google, Amazon Deutsche Telekom believes it can guarantee organizations a level of security and data protection...
Source: Light Reading

 

15 June 2015ONF Readies Atrium Open SDN Software Release Atrium, which will be released by the end of the month, incorporates BGP, ONOS and OCP components...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

11 June 2015AT&T shifts 130K employees to focus on software networking transition 2,000 engineers are focused on software defined networking (SDN)...
Source: FierceTelecom

 

8 June 2015Singtel launches software-defined WAN service Singtel has announced a partnership with Viptela...
Source: Networks Asia

 

4 June 2015Arno OPNFV Arrives to Simplify and Speed NFV Development In case you missed it, NFV development recently passed a major milestone...
Source: HP

 

4 June 2015BT Predicts SDN/NFV Vendor 'Shake-Out' The difference the last nine months has made is absolutely remarkable and...
Source: Light Reading

 

1 June 2015BBC, EE test instant replay app at FA Cup final The LTE Broadcast feature was first tested by the partners at the Commonwealth Games...
Source: Telecompaper

 

27 May 2015123LIVE! from SDN & OpenFlow Asia-Pacific Congress, Singapore Don't miss Keynotes from NTT, Telstra and BT today on the global webcast...
Source: Layer123

 

23 May 2015Singtel throws hat into 10Gbps broadband ring "Over 70% of our customers are on fiber...
Source: Telecom Asia

 

21 May 2015OpenStack Doesn't Come for Free Organizations often think that open source software is "free"...
Source: Heavy Reading

 

21 May 2015Service providers signal large-scale NFV deployments are coming, says Dell'Oro it's clear that service providers are moving to deploy it on a large scale...
Source: FierceTelecom

 

21 May 2015Infonetics: Cloud Security Services Market on the Rise The cloud security services market will experience between 10 percent to 12 percent growth...
Source: The VAR Guy

 

21 May 201514 Views of the Virtual Network Carriers feel compelled to make the shift to save costs, simplify network operations and...
Source: EE Times

 

21 May 2015Real Products at Interop Prove There's More to SDN Than Just Talk Users and vendors alike are just starting to realize the true impact of SDN technology...
Source: eWeek

 

30 April 2015Google's Urs Hölzle: Containers Will Rule the Cloud A whole class of administrative tasks is removed...
Source: SDxCentral

 

28 April 2015Verizon's SDN strategy will migrate aging wireline platforms to software To assist in its SDN network vision, the service provider has employed the help...
Source: FierceTelecom

 

28 April 2015AT&T says common interconnection standards will drive new Ethernet growth One of the continual challenges for carriers interconnecting...
Source: FierceTelecom

 

27 April 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – April 24, 2015 AWS | Google | Citrix | Dell | Canonical | Cavium & A10 | Midokura | 3scale...
Source: SDxCentral

 

24 April 2015Happy Birthday Hubble! Launched 25 years ago today, the Hubble Space Telescope became the world's eye on the universe...
Source: IEEE Spectrum

 

24 April 2015CableLabs' Clarke Updates Cable Virtualization Former BT exec now leading CableLabs' NFV and SDN efforts explains...
Source: Light Reading

 

23 April 2015AT&T converts nearly 80% of broadband subscribers to its IP platform At the same time, AT&T is enhancing broadband speeds...
Source: FierceTelecom

 

22 April 2015Telstra pushes PEN: first globally connected on-demand networking platform Telstra has wasted no lime leveraging Pacnet's assets and has today announced...
Source: iTWire

 

20 April 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – April 17, 2015 CradlePoint | Pluribus | ADVA | F5 | Zscaler | Avi | Plumgrid | ONOS | Telefónica | Indatel...
Source: SDxCentral

 

17 April 2015Huge Sacramento Facility Part of Global NTT Data Center Push also investing in expansion at the East Coast campus and simultaneously in eight more locations around the world...
Source: Data Centre Knowledge

 

17 April 2015AT&T Makes Case for Open Source Sharing doesn't have the same methods to make money on open source as software vendors...
Source: Light Reading

 

17 April 2015Telstra completes $697m purchase of Pacnet in a deal that has doubled the operator's customer base in Asia...
Source: Telecom Asia

 

13 April 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – April 10, 2015 RedSeal | Palerra | Pertino | Plumgrid | Mavenir | Plexxi | Cumulus | OPNFV | Dell...
Source: SDxCentral

 

10 April 2015Latest $600M Google Data Center Comes Online in Oregon The company's astronomical data center investments indicate...
Source: Data Centre Knowledge

 

7 April 2015SDN Powers AT&T's Rapid On-Demand Expansion based on widespread deployment of an SDN-based control layer and creation of APIs...
Source: Light Reading

 

7 April 2015NFV/SDN deployment progress and limitations showcased at Mobile World Congress 2015 Accurately assessing the state of the market will be critical to setting a proper business strategy...
Source: Analysys Mason

 

7 April 2015EE goes Live with Wi-Fi Calling service with the company predicting more than five million customers will have access to the service by the summer...
Source: Mobile Europe

 

7 April 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – April 3, 2015 Nebula | F5 | Meru | Palo Alto Networks & VMware | Tanium | HyTrust...
Source: SDxCentral

 

1 April 2015The Multiple Lives of Moore's Law Why Gordon Moore's grand prediction has endured for 50 years...
Source: IEEE Spectrum

 

31 March 2015CloudRouter Launch Brings New Open Source Virtual Router It's easy to be cynical about yet another open source project sprouting up...
Source: SDxCentral

 

31 March 2015Gordon Moore: The Man Whose Name Means Progress Well, I couldn't even utter the term "Moore's Law" for a long time...
Source: IEEE Spectrum

 

31 March 2015Telefónica Releases OpenMANO Code for NFV The orchestrator and VIM are pieces of the ETSI NFV framework...
Source: SDxCentral

 

31 March 2015SDxCentral News Roundup – March 27, 2015 Nuantix | Slack | Huawei | Red Hat | Alcatel-Lucent | Accedian | SingleHop | COBO | InAuth...
Source: SDxCentral

 

22 March 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – March 20, 2015 DISA | HP | Telco Systems | F5 | Huawei | Compurverde | Extreme | Nutanix | OpenSSL | Cisco | BTI...
Source: SDxCentral

 

20 March 2015Orange Business Launches SDN+NFV Pilot for SMBs This pilot project is part of a larger program named "SDN for Business"...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

20 March 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – March 13, 2015 VCE, Websense, Netsocket, Calient, Accton, Pica8, Coriant, Telco Systems, NTT & Dell, Talari, Pacnet, Mellanx, Synnex, Intel & Facebook, OPNFV, Masergy, MRV, Neutrona, SimpliVity, VMware...
Source: SDxCentral

 

20 March 2015OPNFV Set to Unveil First Code Release The Open Platform for NFV (OPNFV) group said today it will announce its first code release in April...
Source: Light Reading

 

20 March 2015Pacnet Offers Transport SDN Services The Pacnet Enabled Network (PEN), launched about 13 months ago across 18 data centers...
Source: Light Reading

 

19 March 2015Why LSO is the Next Big Thing Yes, I know. LSO sounds mysterious and dangerous...
Source: SDxCentral

 

19 March 2015KVH Looks to OpenStack for Private Cloud OpenStack has just started becoming popular in Japan in 2012-13...
Source: Light Reading

 

18 March 2015NTT DOCOMO Anticipates NFV Rollout Starting in March 2016 NFV, which has finally moved into its commercial phase, is no longer just a pie-in-the-sky idea...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

18 March 2015EE eyes full TV anywhere service this year as viewing habits shift As well as investing in 4G capacity and coverage to support video...
Source: Total Telecom

 

18 March 2015Full Steam Ahead for NFV in Phase 2 The NFV ISG has now grown to 260 organizations, including 37 operators...
Source: ETSI

 

9 March 2015Emerging Asia-Pac markets edging ahead with NFV Global operator activity around network functions virtualisation (NFV) is rapidly increasing, particularly in emerging Asia-Pacific markets...
Source: Total Telecom

 

5 March 2015Eben Upton: The Raspberry Pi Pioneer He just wanted to help some kids learn to code. Five million units later, his $35 computer has sparked a revolution...
Source: IEEE Spectrum

 

5 March 2015Deutsche Telekom and Microsoft Enter Partnership for Mobility and Cloud Its trusted brand and network excellence in Germany and across key European markets will be a strong force...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

5 March 2015Telefónica and Ooredoo Enter Procurement Partnership Both groups will focus on leveraging the economies of scale and the broad experience in centralized procurement...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

5 March 2015SDxCentral's Mobile World Congress 2015 News Roundup A few news bites we didn't get a chance to cover...
Source: SDxCentral

 

4 March 2015With OpenMano, Telefónica Open-Sources Its NFV Work More than 15 vendors have been working with the software for a year...
Source: SDxCentral

 

4 March 2015DT's Virtualization Vision for Europe Hear more from Axel Clauberg as opening Keynote at the upcoming NFV World Congress...
Source: Light Reading

 

3 March 2015400G trial: Investing in innovation on a global scale KVH has just successfully completed the first ever field trial for 400 Gbps data transmission in Japan...
Source: Colt

 

2 March 2015Deutsche Telekom launches European network Croatia, Hungary and Slovakia can draw products from a standardized platform...
Source: Deutsche Telekom

 

2 March 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – February 27, 2015 HP & Aruba | IBM & Juniper | Docker | CENX | Pivot3 | EZChip | HP | Telstra | FortyCloud | ZTE | Telekom Austria | Apcera | Wind River | Qosmos | Konekt...
Source: SDxCentral

 

2 March 2015Telefónica shows fully virtualized network live in Mobile World Congress 2015 This demonstration leverages Telefonica's UNICA architecture...
Source: Telefónica

 

28 February 2015The rise and rise of the phabulous phablet a secret longing for, you know… the 'larger' smartphone...
Source: TelecomTV

 

27 February 2015Vendor Market Share Up for Grabs as N. American Businesses Prepare to Turn Up SDN in the Data Center Infonetics Research, now part of IHS, conducted surveys of businesses in North America and found that 79 percent are planning...
Source: IHS

 

24 February 2015Software-Defined Networking (SDN) Will Unlock Billion Dollar Market in Asia Pacific by 2018: IDC SDN has emerged as a focal point for innovation...
Source: IDC

 

17 February 2015Virgin Media UK Plans £3 billion Cable Network Expansion "Project Lightning" -- a plan to extend its fiber-rich cable network to approximately four million additional premises over the next five years...
Source: Converge! Network Digest

 

16 February 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – February 13, 2015 Facebook | Brocade | Ixia | Red Hat & NEC | VeloCloud | Docker | StackIQ | OpenDaylight | vArmour | RadiSys & ASOCS | ONF | Big Switch | OIF | NTTi3...
Source: SDxCentral

 

13 February 2015Move to SDN/NFV represents game-changing evolution for industry It's a huge transformation for the telco industry and it's fascinating to watch it unfold...
Source: FierceWirelessTech

 

12 February 2015OIF's FlexEthernet Project Targets DCI Large Internet content providers are among those clamoring for the new flexibility...
Source: Light Reading

 

11 February 2015EE goes heavy on LTE, "floating" small cells in €2bn spree EE will see its 4G footprint overtake 2G within two years, as it aims to bring LTE-Advanced to 20 cities by 2018...
Source: Mobile Europe

 

10 February 2015OpenStack Activities numerous companies have joined the community, an ecosystem has been established, and the commercial use of OpenStack has grown...
Source: NTT Technical Review

 

10 February 2015Cloud Computing Platform Technology Initiatives at NTT Laboratories R&D through open innovation...
Source: NTT Technical Review

 

9 February 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – February 6, 2015 EMC | Nutanix | Internap | ClusterHQ | AT&T | Vitesse | Allot | Adara | Cisco VNI | Piston & ActiveState...
Source: SDxCentral

 

9 February 2015How network admins can survive SDN Prove the doomsayers wrong...
Source: Network World

 

5 February 2015BT to buy mobile firm EE for £12.5bn The takeover creates a communications giant in the UK, covering fixed-line phones, broadband, mobile and TV....
Source: BBC NEWS

 

4 February 2015Cisco Visual Networking Index (VNI) Mobile Forecast Projects Nearly 10-fold Global Mobile Data Traffic Growth Over Next Five Years Smart Connections Will Account for 97 Percent of Global Mobile Traffic by 2019...
Source: Cisco

 

4 February 2015China Mobile sets up OPNFV test lab China Mobile has stepped up its efforts in NFV with the launch of a lab in Beijing last week...
Source: Telecom Asia

 

4 February 2015Enea, Korea Telecom, SK Telecom, Spirent and Xilinx Join the OPNFV Project New investments advance development and community growth of open source NFV...
Source: OPNFV

 

2 February 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – January 30, 2015 Cisco | 6WIND | Qualys | Plexxi | Docker | Infoblox | F5...
Source: SDxCentral

 

30 January 2015Charles Townes, inventor of the laser and friend to both science and religion, dies one of the winners of the 1964 Nobel Prize in Physics for developing the laser has died at the age of 99 after a brief illness...
Source: The Register

 

26 January 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – January 23, 2015 Deutsche Telekom | A10 Networks | Oracle | Distelli | IIX & OpenDaylight | Avi Neworks | Anuta Networks...
Source: SDxCentral

 

26 January 2015Ethernet Switch Market Expected to Exceed $25 B in 2019 The Cloud will help spur the adoption of Software Defined Networking (SDN) that is another key driver...
Source: Dell'Oro Group

 

26 January 2015Optical Packet-Transport Equipment Market to Reach $10 Billion by 2019 The next generation will be defined by its adaptability and openness...
Source: Dell'Oro Group

 

20 January 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – January 16, 2015 EMC | Citrix | Google | Oracle | BTI Systems | Mavenir | Aryaka | PLUMgrid | Mellanox | Goodtech | Infonetics...
Source: SDxCentral

 

15 January 2015Andy Sutton, EE, walks the talk on Small Cell Backhaul In this second of two articles, Andy Sutton, Principal Network Architect at EE, walked around central London with me...
Source: ThinkSmallCell

 

13 January 2015ETSI Network Functions Virtualisation completes first phase of work Full set of NFV Phase 1 documents available for industry...
Source: ETSI

 

13 January 2015SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – January 9, 2015 Fibre Channel | Sonus | IBM | Apigee | Mirantis | Cyan...
Source: SDxCentral

 

9 January 2015Strengthening the Individual to Reinforce the Entire Group – Towards the Next Stage 2.0 Making R&D more competitive and efficient...
Source: NTT Technical Review

 

8 January 2015AT&T moves closer to making a browser work like a phone Websites capable of communicating over the phone can get exclusive phone numbers...
Source: FierceEnterpriseCommunications

 

8 January 2015AT&T Security Chief: Build it Like a Botnet If botnets are so resilient, why not use a similar structure for building regular networks?...
Source: SDxCentral

 

2 January 2015NFV Insider's Series Part IX: Reflecting On NFV Progress In 2014 & Predictions For 2015 As 2014 winds down, 'tis the season for reflection...
Source: SDNCentral

 

2 January 2015SDx Trends to Watch in 2015 It's looking like 2015 will be full of fireworks for software-defined infrastructure...
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