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Nokia studies outline business return-on-investment from 5G services

April 21, 2017

Nokia says it is leveraging its business modeling and 5G Acceleration Services capabilities to remove the guesswork from operators’ 5G network evolution plans. New studies from the company have revealed the benefits of deploying 5G and identify those services with

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Gartner recognizes Cradlepoint in 2017 WAN Edge Infrastructure Guide

April 21, 2017

Cradlepoint has introduced Release 6.3 of its NetCloud OS router software, part of the Cradlepoint NetCloud platform, with extended SD-WAN functionality for 4G LTE-dependent networks. The company also announced that its SDN-enabled network offerings have been recognized by Gartner in

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IT transformation study reveals level of readiness woefully low

April 18, 2017

Dell EMC has released results of a new study conducted by Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG), which revealed that a majority of senior IT leaders and decision-making managers of large companies surveyed around the world indicate their organizations have yet to

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Talks launched in bid to boost number of women in STEM

April 11, 2017

Istuary Innovation Group has kicked off the first of a series of talks, Make the Change: Women in STEM, focused on creating opportunities and efforts to build a more diverse, inclusive workforce in Canada. The first talk, held last week,

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Viavi’s 10th ‘State of the Network’ study probes security threats

April 10, 2017

Viavi Solutions today released the results of its 10th annual State of the Network global study, which focuses on the growing issue of security threats. Now available for download, respondents included 1,035 CIOs, IT directors, and network engineers. “Enterprise network

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Global telecom services market to rebound: MarketLine

April 5, 2017

The global telecommunications services market has experienced decline in recent years, registering a negative compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.4% between 2012 and 2016 to reach a value of US$1.2 trillion, according to data from research firm MarketLine. The

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Survey reveals high number of Can. firms ‘IT dropouts’

April 5, 2017

With the fourth revolution underway and the future of big data and cloud computing shifting the business landscape, most large and medium-sized businesses in Canada leverage information technology (IT) in their growth strategies. However, almost a quarter (23%) of Canadian

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EXFO announces CEO transition

March 30, 2017

EXFO Inc., the global network test, data and analytics firm, has announced that Germain Lamonde, the company’s founder, chairman of the board and CEO has appointed Philippe Morin as the company’s new CEO, effective April 1. Morin has more than

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Alliance heralds ‘next Ethernet era’ at OFC 2017

March 20, 2017

The Ethernet Alliance is holding interoperability demonstrations at OFC 2017 it says emphasize the full spectrum of Ethernet speeds from 1 Gigabit (1G) to 400 Gigabit (400G) nd features a live 400G demo interconnecting to four discrete member booths. The Optical

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Superior Essex all in with Cisco’s Digital Building framework

March 14, 2017

Superior Essex has reaffirmed its commitment to Cisco’s Digital Building framework, which is designed to make buildings smarter through optimized lighting, building automation, and Internet-of-Things (IoT) technologies. Within the framework, Superior Essex said it will continue to provide communications cabling