|Vodafone Completes Trial of Drone Tracking and Control Technology|
In the first trial of its kind in Europe, Vodafone Group has successfully demonstrated how mobile networks could support the European’s Commission’s vision of safe long distance drone flights.
|Microsoft Teams with Ramp to Deliver Live Event Streaming|
In collaboration with Microsoft, Ramp has integrated AltitudeCDN Multicast+ and OmniCache with Microsoft Stream. Organizations using Microsoft Stream to conduct live video broadcasts can rely on any of Ramp’s enterprise content delivery (eCDN) solutions to prevent video traffic from stressing the corporate network.
|Ericsson and Volvo Ink 5-year Global Connected Car Cloud Agreement|
Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) announced that it has been selected by Volvo Car Group (Volvo Cars) to provide the industrialized Ericsson Connected Vehicle Cloud (CVC) platform to further enable its digital vehicle services in more than 120 markets worldwide for the next five years.
|SAP Acquires Contextor for Robotics Process Automation|
In this press release, SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that it has acquired Contextor SAS, a European leader in the design and integration of robotic process automation (RPA), to help SAP accelerate the development and expansion of its SAP Leonardo Machine Learning portfolio.
|MYCOM OSI Acquired by Inflexion to Support IoT, 5G, and AI|
MYCOM OSI announced that it has been acquired by leading private equity firm Inflexion, to fuel its growth and capitalize on its leadership position in a market that is transforming from 30 years of traditional legacy OSS solutions to state-of-the art cloud-based solutions.
|Nokia and Smart Send Drones to Aid Philippines Disaster Response|
Nokia andSmart Communications are collaborating with the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) to bring innovative technology like LTE-connected drones and a portable network into areas struck by disaster. The collaboration was unveiled at an event at a training center in Subic Bay, Philippines, that also served as the inauguration of the non-profit Nokia Saving Lives (NSL) solution, which PRC will now incorporate into their toolkit for demanding search and rescue activities.
|ESTI Releases Report and Specifications for Next Generation IP to Support 5G Services|
ETSI group on Next Generation Protocol (ISG NGP) has just released a new specification and reports to optimize the performance, efficiency, and scalability of new services proposed for 5G such as network slicing or ultra-reliable low latency communication (URLLC).
|Huawei Ships 10,000+ 5G Base Stations|
At the 9th Global Mobile Broadband Forum, Huawei's Rotating Chairman, Ken Hu, announced the shipment of Huawei's first 10,000 5G base stations, outlining the company's vision for the future of 5G.
|Act! CRM Introduces Powerful Marketing Automation for SMBs|
Swiftpage, the provider of Act! CRM software, a leading cloud-enabled platform aimed at helping small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) grow, today announced the next generation of Act! which marries proven CRM with powerful marketing automation.
|Using NGPON2 Verizon and Calix Achieve Speeds of 8 Gbps |
Consistent, symmetrical customer usable throughputs of 8 Gigabits per second on Verizon’s live network in Tampa, FL using NGPON2 technology on Calix’s AXOS platform.
|Calix Delivers AXOS Intelligent Access Edge|
Solution enables Service Providers to simplify network architecture and operations, reducing Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
|ALLO Communications to Elevate Subscriber Experience with Smart Home Solution Powered by Calix|
ALLO is poised to deliver innovative and customized services with complete smart home solution
|Calix launches Smart Home and Business Solution for CSPs|
Service Providers can now elevate their business models by seizing control of the burgeoning smart home and business opportunity
|AT&T Completes the World's First 5G Connection|
Near Waco, Texas, AT&T successfully completed the world’s first millimeter wave 5G connection to a standards-based device on a mobile 5G network.
|Netia and Nokia deploy virtualized Distributed Access Architecture (vDAA) Cable Network|
Cable operators like Netia are turning to software-driven, all-IP Distributed Access Architectures (DAA), to increase the capacity, reduce costs and improve signal quality.
|LOGIX Taps CHR Omnia360 to Enhance CX and Improve Operational Efficiency |
LOGIX Fiber Networks has joined the growing list of transformative broadband, telecom and Electric coop providers to go live with the full Omnia360 suite for its billing and operational needs.
|Cable Industry will Decide the Future of its Flagship Conference|
Partnerships with cable system operators are the key to success for next ten years of SCTE-ISBE Cable-Tec Expo
|Growing Interest in IoT Prompts Kerlink Expansion to Japan|
Japanese subsidiary to support LoRa network deployments and accelerate Kerlink’s growth in Japan and across Asia.
|Twilio and T-Mobile US Partner to Introduce New Developer Platform for NB-IoT Network|
Twilio Narrowband is the new developer platform for NB-IoT in the U.S., a cellular low-power wide-area network technology, designed to reduce costs and increase battery life for intermittent low-bandwidth connections.
|BEK Communications Enhances Customer Experience using Calix Support Cloud|
Enhanced visibility is helping BEK to reduce the time to diagnose issues, and self-healing capability implements fixes before the subscriber is aware of issues.
|Verizon Donates $1M to Florida Relief Fund in the Wake of Hurricane Michael |
In addition to round-the-clock efforts to restore wireless service to Florida residents affected by hurricane, Verizon is donating to Red Cross relief fund and offering three months of free monthly access to its customers in nine counties that were most heavily impacted by Hurricane Michael.
|Colt and Zeetta Networks Demonstrate Blockchain Solution for Carriers|
At industry event, MEF18, Proof of Concept will demonstrate how network carriers can buy and sell network services in a secure, distributed and trusted marketplace.
|Celebrity Engineer Grant Imahara promotes new series: All Things IoT|
In the video, Imahara and Mouser Electronics explore the IoT as a technological revolution that will reshape homes, workplaces and cities.
|Ciena Modernizes Packet Networking with Adaptive IP and Coherent Optics|
Beefing up its packet networking portfolio, Ciena says new capabilities will allow CSPs to capitalize on 5G and navigate ongoing network evolution.
|Embratel Selects VMware for SD-WAN Services|
Brazilian telecom operator, Embratel, will expand its portfolio of services for customers and create new revenue streams with VMware NSX SD-WAN by VeloCloud.