November 04, 2006

Broadband powerline has a shot at finally cracking the access barrier, thanks to - of all things - wireless broadband

November 04, 2006

There\'s a bustle in the hedgerow of Asian capacity carriers. Should we be alarmed‾

October 09, 2006

With the infamous bursting of the bandwidth bubble at the turn of the century, the international wholesale bandwidth market was a hard dollar even for those carriers that somehow emerged from Chapter 11 relatively intact or, more rarely, managed to avoid bankruptcy altogether.

October 09, 2006

Telecom operators worldwide face growing revenue leakage and need to put more effort in reducing their losses, according a survey conducted by Analysys and sponsored by Subex Azure, a specialist in revenue maximization solutions. The survey found that the average revenue le

August 15, 2006

Increasing service complexity and competition are driving the need for cellcos to adopt a customer-centric service assurance process to differentiate themselves and reduce churn

August 01, 2006

VoIP security is back in the spotlight after a high-profile hack involving VoIP operators in the US. The bad news: threats are on the rise. The good news: odds are you've already got the tools to fight back

August 01, 2006

iSCSI is destined to be the default technology for storage area networks, but until it's standardized, most customers who don't shop solely on price will stick with Fibre Channel

August 01, 2006

WiMAX deployments are underway across Asia, and the search for a viable business model is leading some industry players and market watchers to developing and underserved markets. But spectrum issues and skepticism remain serious challenges

June 08, 2006

Satellite companies are looking to compete in the race to IPTV and mobile TV by offering bundled, preformatted content delivery and management

May 22, 2006

With the urban sector in much of China and India now strikingly well served, the focus is shifting from the urban sector to the countryside

May 12, 2006
Lalou Ramos

The IEEE is now pushing for a higher power standard called PoE Plus

April 10, 2006

With demand for video and sophisticated services expected to take off, telcos around the world are making massive investments in fiber and are betting big that the digital revolution has arrived

March 10, 2006

While IPTV is driving demand for FTTx, fiber rollouts don't come cheap, so selecting the right technology and architecture for the local conditions is vital