John Chambers will step down as the company's executive chairman in December after his term expires.

Ciena and Cisco have become the two suppliers in the 100G and 400G coherent WDM sectors.

Verizon says a more efficient pole attachment process will enable the service provider to more effectively expand small cells and supporting fiber.

OFSplans to nearly double its 2016 optical fiber manufacturing capacity by 2019 and to increase its optical fiber cable manufacturing capacity.

Windstream says the advent of SD-WAN and Office Suite will enable it to breathe much-needed life into its SMB ILEC and SMB CLEC market segments.

China Telecom Global has selected Versa as its primary SD-WAN service vendor.

The Broadband Forum has published the distributed virtualized Customer Premises Equipment (vCPE) standard.

CenturyLink says SD-WAN will become a complementary element in its broader business service portfolio.