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Key developments from the optical components sector, including lasers, transceivers and specialty cables.
By Robert Clark, 7/23/2019
Latest charges against the Chinese equipment giant will be hard for the Trump administration to ignore.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 7/23/2019
Around 70% of Futurewei's employees will lose their jobs, the Chinese equipment giant has confirmed, with US trade restrictions to blame.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 7/23/2019
Why more fiber? Cloud data center demand from webscale service providers, says CenturyLink's CTO.
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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 7/22/2019
German spectrum auction blamed by analysts for a broadband spending slowdown at Deutsche Telekom.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 7/19/2019
UK politicians say the country's next prime minister will have to make a quick decision about Huawei and that restrictions would have an impact on security.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 7/16/2019
With the Chinese vendor now developing alternatives to US suppliers, and Ericsson moving production closer to its customers, the telecom world order is under serious threat.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 7/15/2019
Chinese equipment giant confirms it is developing alternatives to US suppliers and limiting the amount of US technology in its products.
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By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 7/10/2019
Acacia's pluggable optics help Cisco's routing business stay competitive and make its customer networks easier to operate, according to the head of Cisco's optical business.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 7/9/2019
Swedish kit giant says a Brexit on no terms would leave the telecom industries in both the UK and Europe worse off.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 7/9/2019
Cisco said it would buy Acacia and the components vendor's current optical transport customers need not worry. The move is seen as positive overall, but one analyst explained why Arista should probably be more concerned than ADVA.
By Gagandeep Kaur, Contributing Editor, 7/8/2019
The optical equipment maker spies international opportunity in Huawei's problems.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 7/4/2019
A $15 billion deal is in the works, according to market speculation.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 7/2/2019
No matter what the US and China agree from now on, the dynamics of the global telecoms technology supply chain have changed forever.
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Skylight Says Cylance Can Be Bypassed; Cylance Says, 'Not So Fast, There!'
Larry Loeb, Author, 7/23/2019
Skylight's findings certainly gained attention, but at what cost to the company's ...
Bluetooth Devices Leaking Tracking Data
Larry Loeb, Author, 7/19/2019
Researchers from Boston University found that the current version of Bluetooth ...
Broadband World News
Rogers Aims to Ignite Broadband Growth
Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 7/23/2019
Big Canadian cableco still sees ample room for broadband growth as it prepares to ...
BBWN Bites: CenturyLink Digs Today's Fiber
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 7/23/2019
CenturyLink is expanding on its legacy of fiber, using new cable technologies ...
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Leading Lights 2016: The Finalists
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 4/20/2016
Light Reading is proud to announce the finalists for this year's Leading Lights ...
Vendor CEO Comp: Cashing In, Cashing Out
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2014 was a lucrative year for the top dogs at telecom vendors, who were paid big ...
Leading Lights 2015: The Finalists
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 5/7/2015
Light Reading is proud to announce the finalists for this year's Leading Lights ...
MACOM Remains Laser-Focused on Semiconductors
Dan O'Shea , Analyst, Heavyreading.com , 3/11/2015
Following a frantic acquisition spree, MACOM has broadened its semiconductor ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Keeping up with data storage -- and keeping data safe -- is a more complex undertaking for companies now that most of their data is being processed in multicloud ...
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