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Latest Headlines

Cisco, Intel collaborate on NFV/SDN

Cisco is joining more than 130 vendors and service providers in the Intel Network Builders ecosystem, several of which demonstrated solutions at the NFV World Congress event in San Jose, Calif., last week.

Beecham Research: IoT security hampered by lack of standardisation

Internet of Things (IoT) security is being compromised by a lack of standardisation in the sector, leaving users open to the risk of cyber attack Beecham Research warned.

Safaricom picks Ericsson for network upgrade

Ericsson signed a multi-year agreement with Safaricom to upgrade the Kenya-based operator's mobile broadband network through the addition of Wi-Fi access points and the improvement of the microwave backhaul network.

Huawei director says demand for self-driving cars will set standards for 5G

As the industry pulls together specifications for 5G networks, Huawei director Ryan Ding says controlling autonomous vehicles will be a key task, according to Global Telecoms Business.

Gogo CEO: Texting is the new talk on planes

Saying "talking is becoming a thing of the past," Gogo Wireless CEO Michael Small told investment analysts in a first-quarter earnings call that its Talk and Text product is generating "substantial" business on the business aviation side.

Sizing up the highlights of the INTX trade show floor

Now that the INTX show has come to a close,  FierceCable  has compiled an anecdotal tour of what editors saw on the show floor in Chicago.

Safaricom to bring 4G to 13 more cities this year

Kenya-based operator Safaricom plans to roll out its 4G network in 13 more towns and cities by the end of this year as part of efforts to improve its mobile networks across the country.

Huawei says new research facility will boost EU Digital Agenda efforts

Huawei hailed the "milestone" launch of a new European Research Institute that it said will help the European Union (EU) achieve the goals of its Digital Agenda.

Alcatel-Lucent sees access revenues rise 13% despite slowing U.S. sales

Alcatel-Lucent reported that it saw first-quarter access unit revenues rise 13 percent year-over-year to $2 billion.

Understanding Netflix, YouTube and HBO's role in OTT video industry

Media and entertainment companies are putting more attention and money into over-the-top video solutions every day. FierceOnlineVideo takes a closer look at the various business models that are in play.