Woodstock Wire: Voice + Data Network News

April 01, 2020

T-Mobile To Go Ahead With Sprint Deal, Looks To Banks For $23B

Media -- PYMNTS.com - T-Mobile, still planning to forge ahead with its merger with Sprint, has told a group of 16 banks to provide it with $23 billion...

April 01, 2020 09:29 PM

March 30, 2020

Hailing frequencies open, sir... America's Space Force hurls its first military comms satellite into Earth's orbit

Enterprise -- The Register - Watch the Atlas V 551 rocket blast off

Vid The US Space Force embarked on its first official mission on Thursday, launching a...

March 30, 2020 12:58 AM

March 29, 2020

The internet is under huge strain because of the coronavirus. Experts say it can cope - for now

Media -- CNBC - Tech - Network providers have enough capacity to cope with the rise in traffic. But maintaining equipment may get harder as the pandemic...

March 29, 2020 11:36 PM

March 28, 2020

The impact of COVID-19 on 5G deployment

Media -- Electronics360 - Network deployment may continue at a slower pace, but smartphone sales will take a bad hit.

March 28, 2020 11:59 PM

Network Automation at Fastly

Enterprise -- InfoQ - Ryan Landry, the senior director for TechOps at Fastly, has shared how network automation enables them to manage traffic peaks during...

March 28, 2020 10:48 PM

March 25, 2020

Verizon helps eliminate worry for customers during time of great need

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Reinforces pledge to Keep Americans Connected and goes further to protect most vulnerable

March 25, 2020 05:38 PM

March 24, 2020

T-Mobile is Financially Prepared to Close the Sprint Merger

Business Wire -- T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) today announced that it is currently financially prepared to close its planned merger with Sprint, based on its previously...

March 24, 2020 02:35 PM

March 23, 2020

Facebook Switches to New Timekeeping Service

Electronics -- IEEE Spectrum - Facebook recently switched millions of its own servers and consumer products (including Portal and Oculus VR headsets) over to...

March 23, 2020 05:03 PM

Five Tips on Working from Home from a 20-Year Work from Home Veteran

Enterprise -- Cisco Blogs - In my work career, I've spent almost the last 20 years working from home and have learned a lot in the process. For the last 14...

March 23, 2020 01:06 AM

March 22, 2020

T-Mobile herds 600 MHz spectrum from other providers for COVID-19 response

FierceWireless -- T-Mobile worked with a variety of other providers to rustle up additional 600 MHz spectrum to help it meet increased customer demand for wireless...

March 22, 2020 10:42 PM

March 20, 2020

The 11 Sources of Disruption Every Company Must Monitor

Think -- MIT Sloan Management Review - Recently I advised a large telecommunications company on its long-term...

March 20, 2020 06:39 PM

COVID-19 impacts on Internet traffic: Seattle, Northern Italy and South Korea

Infosec -- Cloudflare - The last few weeks have seen unprecedented changes in how people live and work around the world. Over time more and more companies...

March 20, 2020 06:35 PM

March 18, 2020

Verizon increases network infrastructure investment by $500M

Tech -- TechCrunch - Verizon said Thursday it will boost investment in network infrastructure, increasing its capital guidance by $500 million, to prepare...

March 18, 2020 04:20 PM

Verizon's networks stand ready for increases in data traffic

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Will accelerate network investment and increase capital guidance Will accelerate network investment and increase capital...

March 18, 2020 02:48 PM

Fastly Adds Former New York Times and Mozilla Executives to Lead Engineering Teams

Business Wire -- Fastly adds former New York Times and Mozilla executives to lead engineering teams

March 18, 2020 02:46 PM

March 17, 2020

SolarWinds Service Desk Announces Integration of Discovery and the Orion Platform

Business Wire -- SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced the launch of the integration between...

March 17, 2020 03:53 PM

March 15, 2020

AT&T Opens Business 5G To Consumers

Media -- PYMNTS.com - AT&T's 5G mmWave network will now be available to everyone, not just businesses, according to CNBC.

Prior to Thursday's announcement,...

March 15, 2020 04:59 AM

March 11, 2020

AT&T's faster millimeter wave 5G network launches on March 6th with the S20 Plus and Ultra

Tech -- The Verge - AT&T is finally making its faster, mmWave 5G network - which it calls "5G Plus" - available...

March 11, 2020 05:53 PM

Google and Microsoft are giving away enterprise conferencing tools due to coronavirus

Tech -- The Verge - The ongoing coronavirus outbreak has pushed more companies and organizations...

March 11, 2020 05:09 PM

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Appoints Lisa Lesavoy to Its Board of Directors

Business Wire -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL) a leading provider of products, systems and services for advanced communications...

March 11, 2020 05:01 PM

March 10, 2020

Cisco offers free 90-day Webex Licenses due to coronavirus outbreak

Infosec -- Security Affairs - Cisco has decided to extend its business licenses for the free Webex account that will be available for 90-day due to Coronavirus/COVID-19...

March 10, 2020 03:57 PM

Infoblox Enhances NIOS Capabilities for Cloud Automation and Next Level Network Management

Business Wire -- Infoblox Inc., the leader in Secure Cloud-Managed Network Services, today announced new updates to its Network Identity Operating System (NIOS)...

March 10, 2020 12:25 AM

March 07, 2020

Verizon transports 800 Gbps of data across a single wavelength on fiber

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Verizon continues technology innovation to prepare for an explosion in data generation from enterprise and consumer 5G applications...

March 07, 2020 03:18 AM

ExpressRoute Global Reach: Building your own cloud-based global backbone

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Connectivity has gone through a fundamental shift as more workloads and services have moved to the Cloud. Traditional enterprise...

March 07, 2020 02:25 AM

March 06, 2020

SparkLabs Group launches Connex, an accelerator program for smart city technology

Tech -- TechCrunch - SparkLabs Group announced today that it has launched SparkLabs Connex, the latest program in its network of startup accelerators...

March 06, 2020 06:09 PM

Pantheon's Advanced Global CDN to Further Enterprise Open Source Adoption

Globe Newswire -- Technology - WebOps platform expands partnership with Fastly adding advanced edge cloud platform security and customizations WebOps platform...

March 06, 2020 05:48 PM

March 03, 2020

CloudGenix Introduces G2 Partner Program to Meet Enterprise Customers' New Requirements for SD-WAN

Globe Newswire -- Technology - CloudGenix and second-generation partners build highly scalable model to succeed in the cloud-generation of customers-the next and...

March 03, 2020 07:10 PM

February 28, 2020

Infoblox Announces DoT/DoH Policies

Business Wire -- Infoblox Inc., the leader in Secure Cloud-Managed Network Services, today announced Enterprise best practices on DNS over TLS (also known as...

February 28, 2020 03:21 AM

February 26, 2020

Juniper Networks Mist Named as a Visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Indoor Location Services, Global with Strongest Placement for "Completeness of Vision"

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Mist continues to expand location use cases with robust ecosystem of partners and standards-based IoT, ultra-wideband, radar, Wi-Fi...

February 26, 2020 11:52 PM

Fastly Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Financial Results

Business Wire -- Fastly Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Financial Results

February 26, 2020 11:20 PM

Fastly Announces Leadership Transition

Business Wire -- Artur Bergman Transitions to Chief Architect and Executive Chairperson, Joshua Bixby Succeeds Bergman as CEO.

February 26, 2020 11:20 PM

T-Mobile Nabs Fifth Win in a Row for J.D. Power Wireless Purchase Experience

Business Wire -- It's good to be at the top. J.D. Power today announced that T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) has once again taken the top spot in their 2020 U.S. Wireless...

February 26, 2020 11:18 PM

T-Mobile's "Do It the Right Way" Approach Leads to 12th Straight Year on World's Most Ethical Companies List

Justmeans -- The Un-carrier is recognized by Ethisphere (again!) with a spot on the list of top corporate role models for its commitment to ethical business...

February 26, 2020 05:09 AM

February 25, 2020

How SD-WAN Can Improve User Experience and Increase Efficiency

TMCnet -- The expectation of seamlessly connecting to the Internet at all times can be a difficult requirement to fulfill. Whether a user is checking into...

February 25, 2020 08:12 PM

Multicloud, security integration drive massive SD-WAN adoption

Enterprise -- Network World News - Increasing cloud adoption as well as improved network security, visibility and manageability are driving enterprise software-defined...

February 25, 2020 07:57 PM

Tellabs FlexSym ONT248 offers better enterprise Ethernet switch refresh choice

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - With the availability of the new Tellabs FlexSym ONT248, an economical and superior Optical LAN design is now available...

February 25, 2020 06:41 PM

Infoblox Announces Partnership with Nutanix

Business Wire -- Infoblox, the market leader in next-level networking and DDI services, and Nutanix announced that Infoblox Core DDI and Cloud Platform appliance...

February 25, 2020 06:10 PM

SolarWinds Launches Head Nerds, Adding Another Key Layer to Programs Focused on Building Partner Success

Business Wire -- SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced the launch of the SolarWinds...

February 25, 2020 06:06 PM

5 Hot network-automation startups to watch

Enterprise -- Network World News - With the combined challenges of tight IT budgets and scarcer technical talent, it's becoming imperative for enterprise network...

February 25, 2020 04:41 PM

February 23, 2020

Avaya Senior Leaders Recognized as 2020 CRN Channel Chiefs

Business Wire -- Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE:AVYA), a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, today announced that...

February 23, 2020 08:07 AM

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Receives $8.8 Million Contract for Ka-band In-Flight Connectivity Solid-State Amplifiers

Business Wire -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL) announced today, that during its second quarter of fiscal 2020, its Santa...

February 23, 2020 08:03 AM

February 19, 2020

ISS-Broadband delivered by Kongsberg

Media -- Evertiq - Kongsberg equipment is to enable broadband transmission for the International Space Station (ISS) to 'significantly improve communication...

February 19, 2020 07:40 PM

Nokia Launches 5G Certification Program

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - It will provide professionals in the ICT industry with two levels of certification - Associate and Professional The program...

February 19, 2020 07:01 PM

February 18, 2020

T-Mobile's merger with Sprint is now worth $40 billion, thanks to the bulls

Media -- The Next Web - The state of New York will not appeal the approval of a $40 billion merger between wireless carriers T-Mobile and Sprint, Reuters...

February 18, 2020 06:16 PM

February 17, 2020

How Cisco Is Building The Smart Cities Of The Future

Media -- PYMNTS.com - IoT technology has rapidly expanded beyond in-home devices into cities worldwide. Governments and institutions in Europe, India...

February 17, 2020 05:24 PM

February 12, 2020

SolarWinds Expands International Leadership Team in APJ Market

Business Wire -- SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced the appointment of Sojung Lee as...

February 12, 2020 07:52 PM

Sprint stocks up 75% after judge approves $26.5 billion T-Mobile merger

Media -- The Next Web - An anticipated $26.5 billion merger between telecommunications powerhouse T-Mobile and the failing Sprint has triggered markets...

February 12, 2020 07:10 PM

February 11, 2020

NETGEAR Showcases Breakthrough AV-Over-IP Applications During Integrated Systems Europe

Globe Newswire -- Technology - New 100 Gig switches built for ProAV, control and management software running directly on the switch, and new partner certifications...

February 11, 2020 08:23 PM

F5 State of Application Services Research Highlights Key Opportunities to Scale and Accelerate Digital Transformation

Business Wire -- F5 Networks (NASDAQ: FFIV) today announced the availability of its 2020 State of Application Services report. This year's survey showed that...

February 11, 2020 07:19 PM