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Dell'Oro: 100G DWDM wavelengths to drive optical transport to $15B by 2018

Ongoing sales of DWDM equipment, particularly platforms that support 100G wavelengths, will drive up total optical transport revenues to $15 billion by 2018, says Dell'Oro Group in its latest report.

Juniper's Q4 2013 revenues jump 12 percent to $1.3B on strong service provider, enterprise sales

Juniper Networks reported that fourth-quarter 2013 earnings rose 12 percent year-over-year to $1.3 billion, slightly beating its guidance of $1.20 billion to $1.23 billion due to a rise in service provider and enterprise sales.

Live-streaming Super Bowl will promote Fox TV Everywhere App

Fox will use a free live stream of Super Bowl XLVIII to help promote its sports-themed TV Everywhere iPad app, Fox Sports Go.

Dish CEO: Young people won't pay $100 a month for content

Want to know what Dish Network CEO Joe Clayton thinks of OTT pay-TV, 4K, satellite broadband service, cable consolidation and how pay-TV providers are differentiating themselves in a mature market? Head over to  FierceCable, where Editor Steve Donohue has an informative interview with the Dish executive. 

Calix says lower Q4 2013 revenue guidance is due to carrier spending declines

Calix warned that Q4 2013 revenue will be 3.6 percent to 8 percent lower than it initially forecast due to slower than expected sales to service providers.

OTT and 4K: Vaporware and a field of dreams

Headlines from the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas are heralding the arrival this year of two would-be milestones in online video: a full-fledged online pay-TV service and streaming 4K.

Online video companies talk up 4K at CES

TV and online video executives hoping to prime the market for 4K TV sets and content talked up the benefits of both this week at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

Sony to start testing online TV service this year

Sony released a few new details about its planned over-the-top video service at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week.

Roku TVs are coming as provider readies OEM co-marketing push

Roku, the maker of an online video streaming set-top box and HDMI dongle, said it will work with two Chinese TV set manufacturers this year to build its software directly into "actual TV" sets.

CenturyLink patent proposes using set top box for home monitoring

CenturyLink has applied for a patent with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office that proposes providing home monitoring using a customer's existing set top box. The telco said that its invention is intended to simplify home security for consumers.