Alcatel-Lucent scored deals with China Mobile and China Unicom that will have it delivering mobile and fixed ultra-broadband access, IP routing, agile optical networking and network functions virtualization (NFV) capabilities, along with Nuage Networks' software defined networking (SDN) technologies and more.
Huawei and China Unicom Guangdong Branch (Guangdong Unicom) say they've deployed the world's first Atom Router for commercial use.
China Unicom Americas, the North American subsidiary of China Unicom, has established a new point of presence in Seattle as a way to extend of its data services to customers in North America and Canada.
Telecom operators Telefonica and China Unicom, which are collaborating on development of network virtualization technologies, released a white paper that outlines numerous potential use cases, including virtualization of the mobile network.
China Unicom, which has long contended it would launch only FDD technology for its future LTE network, has softened its stance, saying it will begin testing TD-LTE.
The Chinese government is requiring that all new homes built in areas where fiber networks are available have a fiber-based broadband connection, according to a mandate issued by China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.
China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) on Friday issued a mandate that any new home built in areas where a fiber network is available will have a fiber-based broadband connection.
China Unicom on Tuesday removed Cisco core cluster routers from its China169 backbone network node in Wuxi, Jiangsu province, due to what it said were security concerns.
Chinese telecommunications giant China Unicom has further increased its Canadian presence by opening an office in Toronto and proclaiming that it will push further communications between both carriers and companies in the two countries.
China Telecom and China Unicom want to put a common framework in place for wholesale leased line Internet services and have asked the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) to end their