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Key developments related to the Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) and next generation network technologies.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/5/2018
But cable operator is still evaluating its pricing and business model for mobile as it prepares to launch service in 1H 2019.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/3/2018
A higher, 25% tariff slated to take effect in 2019 is postponed for 90 days as the sides try to iron out a long-term trade arrangement.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/26/2018
CommScope could get $500 million for that unit 'in a distressed sale to a financial buyer,' Jefferies analyst George Notter suggests.
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By Phil Harvey, US News Editor, 11/19/2018
CommScope and Arris are merging. Though they frame this as a complementary deal, there's some lingering questions about the broader strategic rationale of the deal and if this is, indeed, a marriage made in technology heaven.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/15/2018
Investors see marriage as a way for CommScope to buy cash flow, Raymond James analyst suggests.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/9/2018
'We certainly weren't out trolling or looking' to be acquired, Arris CEO Bruce McClelland says.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 11/9/2018
Liberty Global's director of Strategy Roadmap & Innovation, Chris Aspell, explains how the cable giant's network will evolve to a more cloud-based architecture in the coming years.
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By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 11/9/2018
LR's Cable/Video Practice Leader Alan Breznick explains how Europe and North America are not in sync when it comes to DOCSIS 3.1 and Distributed Access Architecture (DAA) developments and looks at how 5G is shaping MSO mindsets.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/8/2018
Arris deal presented 'best path' after CommScope analyzed how to rejuvenate its business and shore up its positioning for the 5G era, CEO says.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/8/2018
They expect the merger, valuing Arris at $31.75 per share with an eye fixed on the 5G era, to produce annual cost synergies of more than $150 million within three years.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/7/2018
Light Reading cable guru Jeff Baumgartner highlights some of the key takeaways from the inaugural Cable Next-Gen Europe, noting how the region's operators are taking different routes with their network strategies and digging into the impact that 5G will have on the sector.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/7/2018
A deal would value Arris at more than $31 per share, CNBC says.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/5/2018
Bracing for 5G, network upgrades and enhancements, and pay-TV's next chapter will be among the themes and topics for Tuesday's Cable Next-Gen Europe event in London.
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