C-RAN Mobile Architecture Migration: Fujitsu’s Smart xHaul Is an Efficient Solution

To adapt mobile network architectures and address increasing bandwidth demands, service providers are deploying C-RAN architectures to improve performance and reduce costs Deployment of C-RAN architectures has enabled increased deployment of optical mobile fronthaul solutions to deliver low-latency, high-bandwidth connectivity between remote radio heads More...

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By Tim Doiron On Monday, September 18th, 2017

Inphi’s ColorZ-Lite Technology: Offering an innovative solution for Nx100 G campus connectivity

Although mature, cost-effective and widely deployed, 10 Gb/s pluggable optical technology no longer addresses the increasing bandwidth and distributed workload demands of enterprise campus environments. In response, More...

By Chris Nicoll On Friday, September 8th, 2017

Over-hyping 5G: Clouding market opportunity and setting unrealistic expectations

5G represents the widest scope of technology and capabilities ever produced by the wireless industry The excitement about new technology usually comes from two different directions: the vendors that are driving More...

By Liliane Offredo-Zreik On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Comcast expands reach of X1 with Canadian MVPD Videotron

Videotron joins Cox, Shaw and Rogers to the list of MVPD customers that have licensed and syndicated X1, Comcast’s cloud-based entertainment platform In an increasingly competitive industry where the lines between More...

By Liliane Offredo-Zreik On Monday, August 28th, 2017

Cable Access Market Continues to Grow in 2Q 2017

The cable access market in 2Q 2017 increased, driven by massive capacity expansions by major operators to meet growing demand for bandwidth. Comcast spent $591 M on scalable infrastructure in 2Q 2017, up from $437 More...

By Karen Grenier On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Transforming the Service Provider Network

Service providers have unique challenges  as they work to transform their networks and why choosing the right partner is critical to success. Read Lilian Offredo’s white paper on this topic and listen to More...

By Liliane Offredo-Zreik On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Right Partner: Key to a Successful Digital Transformation

To succeed in a tumultuous marketplace, service providers need to transform their companies for the digital age Competition, customer expectations, declining revenues, and obsolete infrastructures are driving operators More...

By Karen Grenier On Monday, July 17th, 2017

Requirements for Automating Applications in a Hybrid Cloud Environment

Host: SDX Central When: Wednesday July 19, 2017 Time: 10am PT/1pm ET Applications comprise a significant portion of an enterprise’s workloads that are being migrated to the cloud. Many organizations are choosing More...

By Liliane Offredo-Zreik On Monday, July 17th, 2017

Virtualization Journey: Cable Companies Are on Their Way

As Software Defined Networking and Network Functions Virtualization  have matured, cable companies are making plans to leverage those technologies to facilitate agile product development, new services, cost savings, More...

By Liliane Offredo-Zreik On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Harmonic’s CableOS: Stepping It Up to Enable Agility in Cable Access

At the recent ANGACOM event in Germany, there was a lot of buzz about Distributed Access Architecture (DAA). Many vendors were demonstrating Remote-PHY solutions, which seems to be gaining traction, at least in More...