News of Note—Comcast Business, Gfast, Huawei and more

august 8 2017

Here are some other stories we’re following today.

> Comcast Business has announced that Chapman Auto Stores, which has 10 locations throughout greater Philadelphia, is using the Comcast Business suite of network services to power Chapman's dealerships, corporate office, body shops and data center. Release

> Optanix has appointed Edmond Baydian as chief strategy officer. Release

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> Gfast enhancements will support gigabit speeds over copper. Telecompetitor article

> Huawei has unveiled TestCraft, a testing-as-a-service offering designed to help operators reduce costs associated with SDN and NFV. RCR Wireless News article

> More companies are beginning to back up their data on tape as cyberattacks get more sophisticated, says Cyber Security Expert founder Rob Pritchard. The Wall Street Journal article

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