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By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 7/12/2018
Less than a year after joining Cisco as part of the $610 million acquisition of Viptela, several key SD-WAN specialists have jumped ship to form a new tech startup ...
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 7/12/2018
Like many other service providers, BT is looking to software-defined WAN services and cloud-based unified communications to deliver the flexibility for which ...
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 7/9/2018
The recent geopolitical upheavals are having an impact on the global telecom space according to Jennifer Artley, who is now in her second year as president of BT in ...
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 6/26/2018
It's going to be a long, hot summer for SD-WAN vendors, as competition boils up and Cisco, VMware and others stir the pot. But Silver Peak just got 90 million ways to ...
By Scott Raynovich, Founder and Principal Analyst, Futuriom, 6/22/2018
For many years, software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) was thought of as a niche market for a bunch of startups.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 6/19/2018
Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, is launching its Software-Defined Branch solution to help enterprises meet the needs of cloud, Internet of Things and ...
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 6/18/2018
An independent analysis of the $98 billion wireline US business telecom market confirms several ongoing trends, including the cable industry's encroachment onto telco ...
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By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 6/14/2018
Telco Systems is hoping to bring a new dimension to the virtual CPE market, through a joint development agreement with ARM which will develop uCPE boxes based on ...
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 6/12/2018
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Cisco Live -- Cisco is taking a big step in its transformation from equipment vendor to software and service provider, launching APIs to allow third ...
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 6/8/2018
VMware, Aryaka, Silver Peak and Cisco have maintained top positions in worldwide SD-WAN market revenue, but Huawei's SD-WAN revenue took a hit with only $1.8 million ...
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 6/7/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: BT offers Cisco-flavored SD-WAN-as-a-service; telco execs charged with fraud in Tanzania; Deutsche Telekom extends vectoring; ...
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 6/4/2018
CenturyLink's James Feger explains why converting some central offices into data centers may be necessary but also notes it won't be easy.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 5/31/2018
The MEF today is touting progress on enabling automated orchestration of a range of services, including multivendor SD-WAN, across different service provider networks ...
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iPhone Users Targeted in Mobile Malware Attack
Scott Ferguson, Managing Editor, Light Reading, 7/17/2018
Cisco Talos has found a complex mobile malware attack that tricks users into ...
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Larry Loeb, Author, 7/17/2018
A new paper shows that with the right amount of hardware and know-how, an ...
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 7/17/2018
New study sponsored by Internet Innovation Alliance finds almost no difference in ...
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 7/16/2018
County Broadband, 10-year-old former WISP that focused on fixed wireless, now ...
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Why BT's Security Chief Is Attacking His Own Network
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 7/17/2017
With the cybersecurity threat landscape shifting quickly and continuously, BT's ...
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