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SK Telecom, Korea Telecom, Spirent join OPNFV

The Open Platform for NFV (OPNFV), a Linux Foundation collaborative project, announced several new members and introduced Heather Kirksey as director of NFV.

Juniper CEO Kheradpir resigns over conduct related to customer negotiation

Shaygan Kheradpir has resigned from his post as CEO of Juniper Networks following a review the company's board of directors made of his conduct related to a negotiation with one of their customers.

Meet the new editor of FierceWirelessTech

I'm excited to introduce the newest member of the Fierce editorial team, Monica Alleven.  Monica is the editor of FierceWireless:Tech and will be writing about all the latest developments in wireless technology--from LTE Advanced to 5G to Wi-Fi and more.

O'Hara departs Integra, Guth named interim CEO

Integra has made a key change to its top management team by naming board member Robert Guth as interim CEO and president. Guth takes over the helm from Kevin O'Hara, who joined Integra's board in 2009 and served as CEO since 2011.

Musical chairs at Cisco, Cablevision, Comcast

Yvette Kanouff is reportedly leaving Cablevision Systems to serve as senior vice president in charge of Cisco's service provider video group. Her departure from Cablevision takes Yanouff back to the supplier side of the business.

Time Warner Cable veteran Bill Goetz resigning

Time Warner Cable confirmed that Bill Goetz, a longtime Comcast executive who joined TWC in 2002, is resigning from his post as EVP and COO of residential services.

Synacor CEO resigns as TV Everywhere vendor pummeled in Q4

Synacor stock dropped about 10 percent Thursday morning, hours after the TV Everywhere technology vendor posted a drop in fourth-quarter revenue and net income and announced that CEO Ron Frankel would resign.

NCTA signs CEO Powell to 3-year contract extension

The National Cable & Telecommunications Association signed a contract extension with Michael Powell which will keep the former FCC chairman at the helm of the industry's top lobbying group through 2017, an NCTA spokesperson confirmed.

Discovery restructures leadership team at U.S. networks

Discovery Communications is realigning the leadership team at its U.S. networks division, announcing that Eileen O'Neill will oversee Discovery Channel, Science Channel and Velocity Channel.

Verizon names Walden head of new product development and management group

In today's spotlight, FierceWireless takes a look at Verizon's announcement Monday that it has named Verizon Wireless veteran Marni Walden the head of a new product and development and management group.