Archive for June, 2011

Google Alert – new broadband

June 28, 2011
News 10 new results for new broadband
FT: Microsoft Leads Group Testing New Mobile Broadband Networks
RTT News
(MSFT: News ) is leading a trial group in the UK that would investigate whether radio spectrum not required for transmitting terrestrial television can be used to support new mobile broadband networks, the Financial Times reported Sunday.
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Increased Access to Broadband Vital to Stimulating New, Sustainable Economic
PR Newswire (press release)
Investment in broadband – expanding access to next generation technology to communities across the US and across the globe – has the potential to stimulate job creation and increase access to goods and services including healthcare and education whilst
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Hughes Announces New Satellite Broadband Internet Service Plans for the
PR Newswire (press release)
GERMANTOWN, Md., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services, and a leading provider of managed network and application services, today announced a new,
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AT&T Brings Mobile Broadband Network to Marathon and Lincoln Counties
MarketWatch (press release)
Areas of new mobile broadband coverage in Marathon County include Abbotsford, Athens, Colby, Edgar, Eland, Hatley, Kronenwetter, Marshfield, Mosinee, Ringle, Rothschild, Schofield, Spencer, Wausau and Weston and along Routes 52 and 153, Highway 29 and
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NPD: Nomadic Broadband Video Usage Expected to Reach 154 Million Users and
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
By 2015, nomadic (fixed locations outside the home, such as coffee shops) broadband video users will reach 154 million nearing in-home users according to a new report, Broadband Video: On Demand, On the Go, and On the Rise.
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ERF Wireless to Provide Energy Broadband Stock as a Dividend to Shareholders
MarketWatch (press release)
The logistical details of the new Energy Broadband common stock share and warrant issuance will be provided in additional press releases before the record date. Secondly, ERF Wireless will aggressively pursue the availability of near-term private
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AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Wireless Capacity on Block Island
PR Newswire (press release)
NEW SHOREHAM, RI, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Just as the summer tourism season picks up on Block Island, customers who visit the island and those who live there seasonally or full-time are expected to experience improved mobile broadband and voice
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FCC: Rural Areas Still Lag in Broadband Speeds
PCWorld
By Grant Gross, IDG News More than 28 percent of the rural population in the US lack access to midrange 3Mbps broadband service, according to a new report from two US agencies. The rural broadband report, released Tuesday by the US Federal
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High-speed Broadband Expansion Gets Underway Across Washington State
PR Newswire (press release)
The new broadband service will make life-saving enhanced 911 services available to virtually every inhabited location in the state. The ability to transfer real-time data over wireless networks will allow EMTs to communicate with hospital physicians en
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Report Places Emphasis on Need for Broadband in Rural America
TMC Net
Commission (FCC) in releasing a report to Congress entitled, "Bringing Broadband to Rural America: Update to Report on a Rural Broadband Strategy," for placing new emphasis on the need to support the delivery of broadband to rural communities.
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Blogs 5 new results for new broadband
LTE gets faster. Much faster. — Broadband News and Analysis
By Om Malik
Ericsson has demoed a new variant of the technology called LTE Advanced, which is ten times faster than today’s commercial LTE networks. Ericsson showed-off LTE Advanced using commercial hardware in Kista, Sweden for the Swedish Post
GigaOM — Tech News, Analysis…
The storage vs bandwidth debate — Broadband News and Analysis
By Om Malik
Cloud computing depends on the idea that we will have ample and cheap bandwidth that will allow us to access various types of information and services on any kind of device, anywhere. This need only goes up as we start living in an
GigaOM — Tech News, Analysis…
On its way to irrelevance, WiMAX stops at the airport — Broadband
By Stacey Higginbotham
Declan Byrne, director of marketing at the WiMAX Forum, admits that when it comes to mobile broadband, Long Term Evolution technology has won, which leaves WiMAX as an also-ran for mobile networks and searching for new applications,
GigaOM — Tech News, Analysis…
IIA Commends FCC’s Focus on Expanding High-Speed Internet to Rural
Highlights AT&T-T-Mobile merger as a solution to broadband build-out gap identified by new FCC-USDA report | Virtual Strategy Magazine is an online publication devoted entirely to virtualization technologies.
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Australia in mass broadband move | Stock Market News – Business
By Editor – Top News Stories
22 June 2011 Last updated at 23:04 ET The National Broadband Network Company.
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Web 2 new results for new broadband
Deere says new wireless broadband would interfere with GPS
Deere says new wireless broadband would interfere with GPS. Deere & Co. said today that a proposal under consideration by the Federal Communications
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FT: Microsoft Leads Group Testing New Mobile Broadband Networks
FT: Microsoft Leads Group Testing New Mobile Broadband Networks.
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

June 28, 2011
News 2 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
Content, infrastructure vital for Asia’s broadband success
ZDNet Asia
For example, he noted that if the Japan earthquake had hit 35 miles south of where it did, 80 percent of Asia’s Internet connectivity to the United States would have gone down. This, Barney noted, is a problem the industry has yet to find a solution to
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911 To Nowhere
Daily Yonder
As the debate over establishing a national wireless broadband network for first responders continues, it is necessary to consider the current detriment of public safety in rural areas that still lack a wireless and broadband infrastructure,
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Daily Yonder

Google Alert – new broadband

June 21, 2011
News 10 new results for new broadband
Two New Mexico Broadband Stimulus Winners Select Calix for Regional Projects
MarketWatch (press release)
As the leader in enabling rural broadband services, we are confident that our partnership with Calix is the right choice in making our vision a reality." "We would like to congratulate both PVT and La Jicarita, as well as the other New Mexico Broadband
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New broadband system coming to Maryland, will link cities, rural areas
Baltimore Sun
Leasing office space in this economy can be a challenge, especially in older buildings, but Taylor Fields is working on getting an edge: a super-fast fiber-optic broadband connection. "One of the first things [prospective tenants] ask is what kind of
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Baltimore Sun
AT&T Announces New Broadband Cell Site in Trenton to Enhance Advanced Carrier
TMC Net
By Rajani Baburajan, TMCnet Contributor Communication services provider AT&T (News – Alert) has just activated a new broadband cell site in Trenton, New Jersey that will offer advanced carrier services along portions of Routes 626, 33 and 29 as well as
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Airtel Announces New High Speed Broadband Plans
Tech2
Bharti Airtel has announced the launch of new broadband plans, with minimum broadband speed at 2mbps in its top 10 cities and from 1mbps onwards for all other cities across the country. These 2mbps plans will be offered in Delhi, Noida, Gurgaon,
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Tech2
Tuaropaki Launches iDirect Evolution Network in New Zealand To Expand
PR Newswire (press release)
With the iDirect platform’s built-in Group Quality of Service and ACM capabilities, Tuaropaki will enhance its Ruralinzone broadband service to deliver attractive data usage plans to existing customers, as well as target new enterprise and government
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Best Buy Expands House-Brand Wireless Broadband To New Devices
Twice
By Joseph Palenchar — TWICE, 6/15/2011 Minneapolis – Best Buy has begun selling two new wireless-broadband devices designed for use with Best Buy Connect mobile broadband service. These are the $119.99 3G Mobile Hot Spot and a $79.99 3G wireless USB
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Bharti Airtel Launches New High Speed Broadband Plans
VC Circle
Bharti Airtel, a telecommunications company yesterday launched new broadband plans. The minimum speed offered on the plans will be 2mbps in its top 10 cities that include Delhi, Noida, Gurgaon, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad,
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AT&T Customers Get More Mobile Broadband Coverage in Cumberland County
MarketWatch (press release)
CUMBERLAND COUNTY, NJ, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced mobile devices and applications, AT&T* today announced the activation of new mobile broadband cell sites
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Comcast Tests Next Generation Television Experience and New Broadband Speeds
dBusinessNews Atlanta (press release)
This new experience transforms the way consumers watch television with a new guide and user interface that makes the TV screen more interactive, personal and social. Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian L. Roberts will demonstrate this new service and new
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China keeps region top of broadband growth
ZDNet Asia
By Jamie Yap, ZDNet Asia on June 21, 2011 (8 hours ago) Asia remains world’s fastest-growing broadband market, thanks primarily to large subscriber base in China, reveals new study from Broadband Forum. COMMUNICASIA, SINGAPORE–Asia remains the
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Blogs 1 new result for new broadband
Comcast shows off 1 Gbps broadbandBroadband News and Analysis
By Om Malik
Comcast CEO Brian Roberts showed off the next-generation cable broadband technology, which could deliver data at over 1 gigabit per second to our homes. Roberts showed a live 11-mile cable network, touting it as the future of wireline
GigaOM — Tech News, Analysis…
Web 3 new results for new broadband
GPS, broadband, LightSquared: New broadband service could
Early tests for a revolutionary teaming of ground- and satellite-based antennas for a wireless broadband network suggest that it could foul up GPS and other
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Two New Mexico Broadband Stimulus Winners Select Calix for
Two New Mexico Broadband Stimulus Winners Select Calix for Regional Projects fast broadband services and new opportunities to their subscribers.
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Two New Mexico Broadband Stimulus Winners Select Calix for
PETALUMA, CA–(Marketwire – 06/20/11) – Calix, Inc. (NYSE:CALX – News) today announced that two New Mexico Broadband Stimulus award winners — Penasco
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

June 21, 2011
News 1 new result for united states broadband infrastructure
Tatung sees rising demand in Taiwan’s connected TV market
Focus Taiwan News Channel
June 21 (CNA) Tatung Co., one of the the country’s leading home appliance makers, plans to sell more connected televisions in Taiwan in 2012 thanks to emerging market demand and the maturing broadband infrastructure in the country, the company chairman
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Focus Taiwan News Channel

Google Alert – new broadband

June 14, 2011
News 10 new results for new broadband
More tests needed on new broadband service
Kansas City Star
By SCOTT CANON Early tests for a revolutionary teaming of ground- and satellite-based antennas for a wireless broadband network suggest it could foul up GPS and other signals. Preliminary test results released this week could set back plans for
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Calix wins trio of new broadband stimulus contracts in Kansas
FierceTelecom
ABI revealed multiplay bundles drive $53B in pay TV service revenue. What’s attracting consumers to the bundle?: Calix (NYSE: CALX) continues to rack up points on its broadband stimulus deployment chart with three new wins from broadband stimulus
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Etisalat set to launch new mobile broadband in Q3
ArabianBusiness.com
LTE is a mobile broadband technology that allows for faster data transmission, better voice quality and new mobile phone applications. Al Ahmed said Etisalat’s long-term investment strategy was to continue providing the UAE with "competitive advantage
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ArabianBusiness.com
Integra Announces New Line Of Broadband RF Devices
RF Globalnet (press release)
Integra’s world class RF design team has launched several new products characterized for broadband applications ranging from 30-512MHz to 100-1000MHz. "Integra is excited by this new technology that allows us to penetrate new markets involving CW
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Telenor Norway’s new subscriptions adapted for new network
Reuters (press release)
The new network is accompanied by new mobile broadband subscriptions. The efforts to build a mobile network that will cover future customer needs are well under way in Telenor, and all equipment in Telenor’s mobile network will be replaced by November
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AT&T Customers Get More Mobile Broadband Coverage in Quakertown
PR Newswire (press release)
QUAKERTOWN, Pa., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced mobile devices and applications, AT&T* today announced the activation of a new mobile broadband cell site in Quakertown
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Broadband construction begins with opening of Elkridge center
Baltimore Sun
Martin O’Malley, US Sen. Barbara Mikulski, US Rep. John Sarbanes, state Sen. Jim Robey and County Council members Courtney Watson, Calvin Ball and Mary Kay Sigaty. "We are going to use broadband to build a new economy and a new future," Mikulski said.
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Spectrum reform, public safety network move forward in Senate
CNET
The bill comes at a critical time in the growth of mobile broadband networks. Mobile Internet use has exploded in recent years, spurred by the release of the Apple iPhone in 2007 and a tidal wave of smart phones, tablets, and other new mobile devices
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Mobile Beacon to Donate Broadband Security Systems to Schools
PR Newswire (press release)
NORTH PROVIDENCE, RI, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Mobile Beacon (http://www.mobilebeacon.org), one of the nation’s leaders in providing low-cost 4G mobile broadband service is today announcing a new pilot grant program that donates a broadband
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CORRECT: Comcast Expands In Home Security In Hopes Of New Growth
Wall Street Journal
With its traditional pay-TV business losing customers, the cable industry has been seeking new growth engines in addition to its broadband access business, which is gaining market share, and its commercial services, which has shown strong growth.
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Blogs 4 new results for new broadband
Forget fiber; cable shows off 4.5 Gbps speeds — Broadband News and
By Stacey Higginbotham
The cable business isn’t going to cede its share of the broadband market by waiting around for coaxial cable to become obsolete, and now cable providers won’t have to make an expensive transition to a fiber-to-the-home infrastructure to
GigaOM — Tech News, Analysis…
Would you like home surveillance with your broadband? — Broadband
By Stacey Higginbotham
And like any hot new service, it also comes with an iPhone (a aapl) app, so customers can monitor and control their home settings on the go. The service works over Comcast’s wired network and has a cellular component (presumably tied to
GigaOM — Tech News, Analysis…
Analyst tells operators to quit whining about the mobile tsunami
By Stacey Higginbotham
New analysis from the Wireless Operator Strategies service of Strategy Analytics, … predicts that although the annual global investment required for mobile broadband network infrastructure will grow from $22 billion in 2011 to $48
GigaOM — Tech News, Analysis…
Is Cisco’s latest gear the cure for what ails it? — Broadband News
By Ryan Lawler
Cisco is adding new products to its ASR 9000 family, promising to drastically increase the capacity available over networks. The equipment manufacturer has also added network virtualization technology, enabling operators to manage all
GigaOM — Tech News, Analysis…
Web 2 new results for new broadband
Spectros releases new broadband infrared sensor – Medical Devices
Spectros, which markets and licenses molecular sensing and imaging devices that shed light on ischemia and cancer, has introduced a proprietary broadb.
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SG News: Mobile broadband subscribers overtake fixed broadband
A report of market research firm Infonetics Research, concerning Fixed and Mobile Subscribers market, revealed that worldwide mobile broadband subscribers
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

June 14, 2011
Web 2 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
RFP : UC Big BroadbandInfrastructure Installation in Illinois
Construction of underground infrastructure in support of the UC2B fiber OSP including 33. Location Illinois, United States Issuer Education : University
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Three Kansas Broadband Stimulus Winners Select Calix for Regional
"Our Stimulus award will allow us to bring one of the most advanced broadband infrastructures in the country to the residences and businesses of our seven
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Google Alert – new broadband

June 7, 2011
News 9 new results for new broadband
Eutelsat launch new 10meg Ka-band satellite broadband
thinkbroadband.com
Europe’s second Ka-band satellite has gone into service with commercial products now available offering customers access to up to 10meg broadband. The Tooway broadband service uses Eutelsat’s new KA-SAT satellite which when combined with ground
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Suffolk: New push to secure broadband funding
East Anglian Daily Times
By Paul Geater Tuesday, June 7, 2011 A NEW push to get government funding for high-speed broadband across Suffolk is to be launched by the county council later this week. To send a link to this page to a friend, simply enter their email address below.
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East Anglian Daily Times
Time Warner Cable Sees New Emphasis on Single-Play Broadband
TMC Net
So Time Warner Cable now wants to “take what the market will give it” by focusing new market attention on “broadband only” sales to customers unlikely to abandon their video or voice services providers. That is not to say the fundamental economics of a
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Strategy Analytics Challenges Mobile Broadband Skeptics with New Capacity and
Business Wire (press release)
New analysis from the Wireless Operator Strategies service of Strategy Analytics, challenges this finding and predicts that although the annual global investment required for Mobile Broadband network infrastructure will grow from $22 Billion in 2011 to
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AT&T Customers Get More Mobile Broadband Coverage in Tucson; Six New Cell
Tucson Citizen
TUCSON, Ariz., May 26, 2011 — As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced mobile devices and applications, AT&T* today announced the activation of six new mobile broadband cell sites in Tucson that will enhance
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Peninsula Coalition Announces Support of "BayWEB" Broadband Network
PR Newswire (press release)
SAN MATEO, Calif., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Today the Peninsula Coalition announced its support for the Bay Area Wireless Enhanced Broadband System (BayWEB), a new wireless broadband network that will help law enforcement, create jobs,
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New FiOS pricing bundles let customers boost broadband or video service only
ConnectedPlanet
By Joan Engebretson New FiOS pricing options, announced today from Verizon, aim to let customers emphasize either broadband or video in their service bundles. “Before you had to buy either our good, better or best bundle,” explained Arturo Picicci,
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UW System broadband expansion plan in danger
Wisconsin State Journal
Robin Vos, R-Rochester, said he was concerned the new broadband networks would compete with an already existing network called BadgerNet. “Every municipality that would have been served is already being served by BadgerNet, with the exception of a few
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Clearwire, Comcast and Sprint Expand Pittsburgh Metro 4G Mobile Broadband Network
GlobeNewsWire (press release)
Now, more than 830000 people in the Pittsburgh area have access to Clearwire’s 4G mobile broadband network. This expansion represents new coverage since Clearwire’s initial launch on September 30, 2010. Enhanced capacity and expanded coverage can be
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Blogs 4 new results for new broadband
New Broadband Speed Record | IdeaFeed | Big Think
By Big Think Editors
New Broadband Speed Record. Big Think Editors on June 2, 2011, 8:43 AM. Cheetah. What’s the Latest Development? Researchers in a German lab have just increased broadband capabilities—by a lot. "The data rate is 26 terabits per second,
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New KA-SAT broadband satellite goes live over Europe
Eutelsat has announced that its new KA-SAT broadband satellite has now gone into service, offering over a million Europeans the option of high spe…
Gizmag Emerging Technology Magazine
Broadband Data is the New Oil | Sundog
By Lon Keller
So, as video consumption on the internet continues to climb, the picture seems pretty clear to me: A fast and reliable broadband data connection is the new oil. Without it, video cannot grow. This entry was posted in Customer Experience
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Verizon’s Bundle Builder shows the power of broadbandBroadband
By Ryan Lawler
With its new package options, Verizon subscribers can create more personalized plans, enabling broadband addicts to, for instance, get Verizon’s 35 Mbps broadband package with its smallest pay TV package for $109.99 triple-play and
GigaOM — Tech News, Analysis…
Web 2 new results for new broadband
New BT Broadband has fast browsing and low ping in games but VERY
I recently moved home and upgraded to BT Broadband when i’m browsing the Well, first and foremost you should check the speed you have on your net.
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Ericsson Names New IP/Broadband Chief | Broadband Technology Report
Broadband Gear Report – The Most Important Two Minutes In Cable.
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

June 7, 2011
News 7 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
Cloud tipped to transform global markets
Brisbane Times
in the United States, and a former advisor to President Barack Obama, "You need broadband infrastructure, it has got to be both wired and wireless
Primus Announces Private Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitation
Marketwire
within the United States or to or for the account or benefit of any US person, hosted IP/SIP platforms, broadband infrastructure, fiber capacity,
Xilinx to Discuss and Demonstrate Optical Transport Network (OTN
Sacramento Bee
Carrier Ethernet, optical transport, broadband infrastructure, and wireless base stations. You also may notify us via email at feedback@sacbee.com.
Faster but Later: 4th-Generation Mobile Network Expected in Russia
The Moscow Times
"For example, we’ve noticed that with introduction of its first LTE smartphone, mobile broadband traffic within Verizon’s network in the US has nearly
Who Says No To AT&T/T-Mo? Facebook, Microsoft, Six Others Say Yes
paidContent.org
It notes AT&T’s stated commitment to migrate all of T-Mobile’s existing data network to LTE, which would give the US over 97 percent broadband coverage.
Xilinx to Discuss and Demonstrate Optical Transport Network (OTN
PR Newswire
optical transport, broadband infrastructure, and wireless base stations. herein are trademarks of Xilinx in the United States and other countries.
Skyworks Affirms Above Market Growth Outlook
Gamut News
broadband, cellular infrastructure, energy management, industrial, medical, regulations and/or policies in the United States that could adversely