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Thursday, April 15, 2021
euNetworks connects LSE with hollowcore fibre from Lumenisity
Lumenisity Limited, a start-up based in Romsey, United Kingdom, supplied its ultra low latency CoreSmart cable solution based on "NANF&...
U.S. Department of Defense funds spectrum research
The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) has issued two Requests for Prototype Proposal (RPPs) in support of electromagnetic spectrum research. ...
China Mobile Cloud deploys Nokia Nuage
China Mobile Cloud will leverage Nuage Networks' end-to-end SDN solution for nationwide deployment of its public cloud service. Financia...
SK Telecom to spin off its semiconductor business
SK Telecom will split into two companies: the surviving company (tentatively named “AI & Digital Infra Company”) and the spin-off compa...
Vector Photonics secures funding for PCSEL-based semiconductor laser
Vector Photonics, a spin-out from the University of Glasgow, announced a £1.6m equity investment to commercialise its PCSEL-based, semicondu...
Verizon launches Hyper Precise Location service with centimeter accuracy
Verizon Business launched its Hyper Precise Location kinematics service with availability in more than 100 major U.S. markets. HPL is softw...
IPI Partners raises $3.8 billion in second fund for data centers
IPI Partners (IPI), a global investment platform focused exclusively on data centers and other technology and connectivity-related real asse...
Verizon offers 10-year price lock on fixed 5G business service
Verizon Business is expanding its 5G fixed-wireless connectivity offering to 21 new U.S. cities this month. Offerings include 100, 200, and...
Keysight intros 5G satellite and aerospace channel emulation toolset
Keysight Technologies introduced a Satellite and Aerospace Channel Emulation Toolset to speed deployment of non-terrestrial networks (NTN) v...
Frontier gains regulatory approvals to exit Chapter 11
The California Public Utilities Commission unanimously voted to approve Frontier Communications' emergence from Chapter 11. Frontier sa...
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Equinix unveils Tinkerbell open source bare metal provisioning platform
Equinix unveiled Tinkerbell, an all-in-one open source bare metal provisioning platform that is now a Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNC...
Ericsson hits 315 Mbps upload speed with 5G Massive MIMO
Ericsson hit a new benchmark for 5G with Massive MIMO by delivering a single user uplink data rate of 315 Mbps. The new performance level op...
Dell looks to spin off its 81% stake in VMware
Dell Technologies announced plans to spin-off its 81% equity ownership interest in VMware, resulting in two independent companies. The sale ...
Open Grid Alliance envisions an "edge-in" Internet
A new industry group called the Open Grid Alliance (OGA) announced its plans "to evolve the Internet to be a global, shared platform th...
OpenStack marks 23rd release - Wallaby
The OpenStack community released Wallaby, the 23rd version of the most widely deployed open source cloud infrastructure software, bringing e...
Google Cloud region opens in Warsaw
Google Cloud activated a new region in Warsaw, Poland. The Google Cloud Warsaw region has three availability zones and offers a portfolio of...
Openreach selects STL to supply millions of km of fibre
Openreach has selected Sterlite Technologies Ltd (STL) as a key partner to provide optical cable solutions for its 'Full Fibre' broa...
Qualcomm shows 5G Standalone (SA) mode Dual Connectivity
Qualcomm Technologies has completed 5G data calls that combine millimeter wave (mmWave) with FDD or TDD sub-6GHz spectrum by utilizing 5G St...
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
SambaNova raises $676 million for its AI platform
SambaNova Systems, a start-up based in Palo Alto, California, announced $676 million in Series D funding for its software, hardware and serv...
ADVA showcases 400ZR DCI interoperability with Acacia and Inphi
ADVA demonstrated interoperability between its FSP 3000 DCI open line system (OLS) and QSFP-DD 400ZR modules from Acacia Communications and ...
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