Cisco boosts interest in IPv6 migration; pay TV loses 119,000 subscribers in 3Q

> Cisco is pushing its IPv6 certification and equipment features as momentum for transitioning to the new addressing technology gains speed worldwide. Story.

> There are perhaps not so many Tier 1 operators in the U.S. to choose from when trying to figure out which has selected a particular solution over another. Anyway, in this case an unnamed Tier 1 has picked EXFO's BrixNGN service assurance solution to monitor Ethernet access networks. News release.

> Countries that limit their citizens' access to Internet providers outside their borders are violating World Trade Organization rules, Google argues in a new policy paper. Story.

> Go ahead and talk back to your TV--if AT&T's latest speech technology bears out, Grandpa won't look so crazy anymore, says a PCMag article. Story.

> KT Corp., South Korea's largest operator, has proposed a KRW 480 billion ($423 million) information and technology platform transformation project to be completed by 2014. Story.

> In Pennsylvania, 16 nonprofits have received grants from the Verizon Foundation totaling $191,000 to teach Internet safety to children and families. News release.

And finally... Pay TV continues to see declines in subscribership, with research firm SNL Kagan noting that the industry lost 119,000 subscribers overall. FierceIPTV spoke with SNL Kagan analyst Ian Olgierson about the downward trend in a Q&A. Story.

Suggested Articles

Deutsche Telekom's T-Systems subsidiary has deployed VMware's disaster-recovery-as-a-service platform on its Dynamic Services for Infrastructure (DSI…

Google is investing 3 billion euros ($3.3 billion) to expand the company's data footprint across Europe over the next two years.

When it comes to its fiber deployments, Verizon is hitting its stride, according to Verizon Chairman and CEO Hans Vestberg.