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Mitel names Nortel, Sonus veteran Durow as new CMO

Mitel has taken another step forward with its growth objectives, naming former Sonus and Nortel executive Wes Durow as its new chief marketing officer (CMO).

Infinera snaps up Transmode for $350M, advances 100G metro capabilities

Infinera has crafted a deal to acquire Sweden-based Transmode for $350 million, a deal that will help the vendor capitalize on the emerging growth in 100G metro aggregation deployments taking place at the largest service providers.

What to watch in Q1: Will T-Mobile pass Sprint? Will handset financing dominate? And more

As the first-quarter earnings season draws near, one of the big questions is whether T-Mobile US will officially surpass Sprint in terms of total subscribers to become the No. 3 U.S. carrier. It's one of several interesting questions that will be worth watching for as the carriers hold their quarterly earnings conference calls.

Parks: One-fourth of U.S. broadband homes see value in home monitoring services

Value-added monitoring services may still be in the development stage, but recent research conducted by Parks Associates reveals that about 25 percent of U.S. households that have a broadband connection see utility in value-added monitoring services.

InfoVista acquires Ipanema Technologies, boosts WAN optimization capabilities

InfoVista has acquired Ipanema technologies, a move that will immediately increase its ability to address WAN optimization issues for service providers' business customers.

Nokia Networks paves way for 5G with 10 Gbps demo at Brooklyn 5G Summit

Nokia Networks and NYU Wireless kicked off their inaugural Brooklyn 5G Summit last year, and they're back this year with another installment, this time featuring a Nokia demo of a 10 Gbps system.

Free Mobile achieves 3G network target with 78% coverage

Free Mobile said it has achieved coverage targets set by French telecoms regulator Arcep for its 3G network after deploying 5,000 base stations, and claimed that the rollout of the network is the fastest in France.

Dell'Oro: Data centers to drive new Ethernet switch growth

The growth of data centers will be a boon for Ethernet switch vendors, says Dell'Oro Group in a new report.

AT&T: VoLTE needed to support voice roaming with CDMA carriers in 700 MHz band

AT&T Mobility said it will need to wait until it deploys Voice over LTE nationwide to support CDMA voice roaming on its 700 MHz spectrum.

SiBeam joins NYU Wireless as industrial-affiliate sponsor

Just in time for the Brooklyn 5G Summit, SiBeam, a pioneer in intelligent millimeter-wave technologies, has joined the NYU Wireless research center as an industrial-affiliate sponsor of fundamental research on 5G.