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Vonage enhances business play with $114M Telesphere acquisition

Vonage has reached a deal to acquire communications-as-a-service provider Telesphere Networks for $114 million, another move in its ongoing mission to take a larger piece of the growing small to medium business (SMB) sector.

Ericsson: 50% of all mobile traffic will be video by 2020

STOCKHOLM--Ericsson's top executives painted a picture of the world in 2020 in which there will be 9 billion people on the planet, 9.1 billion mobile subscriptions and video traffic will dominate, accounting for at least 50 percent of all traffic on the network.

Carrier SDN and NFV market to reach $11B by 2018, report says

The global service provider software-defined networking and network functions virtualization market is projected to reach $11 billion in 2018, according to Infonetics Research.

Sizing up how Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and TracFone performed in Q3

As the third-quarter 2014 earnings season winds down,  FierceWireless  is taking a look at how the top U.S.-based wireless operators performed. In partnership with Jackdaw Research analyst Jan Dawson, this new report takes a deeper dive look into how Verizon Wireless, AT&T Mobility, Sprint and T-Mobile US performed in the third quarter.

Nokia Networks wins contracts in Saudi Arabia and Channel Islands

Nokia Networks has won network contracts from Airtel-Vodafone in the Channel Islands and Mobily in Saudi Arabia.

ZTE scores separate managed service deals with KPN, Join Experience

ZTE revealed further progress in Europe after its local German subsidiary scored two managed services deals with operators in the Netherlands and Luxembourg.

Huawei commits £5M to UK 5G research centre

Huawei plans to invest £5 million (€6.3 million/$7.9 million) in the University of Surrey's 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC), which is currently one of the leading 5G research initiatives in the world alongside other government, industry, and university-led programmes in the European Union, China, Japan, South Korea and the U.S.

Telenor, Telefónica forge IP Exchange deal covering 400M LTE subscribers

Telefónica and Telenor now have the potential to reach 400 million LTE subscribers across the globe after their wholesale divisions agreed an IP Exchange (IPX) deal.

ABI Research: Worldwide wireless operator capex to increase by 5.9% by end-2014

Total worldwide wireless operator capital expenditure (capex) will increase by 5.9 per cent to $185.5 billion (€148 billion) by the end of 2014, a slower rate than 2013.

Huawei invests in 5G test bed at University of Surrey

Given Huawei's stated desire to be perceived as a European company, it's not a big surprise to hear the company is investing heavily in a 5G test bed at the University of Surrey in Guildford, England.