Rakuten Mobile, Japan’s newest mobile carrier, is set to launch an end-to-end fully virtualized cloud-native 5G mobile network. This mobile carrier will deploy the Nokia 1830 Photonic Service Switch. It would enable Rakuten Mobile to “easily and flexibly” grow its network bandwidth for the rapid rollout of 4G and 5G services.
Ethernity Networks (AIM: ENET.L), a supplier of data processing offload solutions on programmable hardware for accelerating telco/cloud networks, has introduced its ENET-D, an add-on Ethernet Controller technology to its ACE-NIC100 SmartNIC.
Tel Q Global, a hub for all kinds of global virtual numbers that is focused on meeting the cloud communication requirements of global businesses, telcos & CPaaS platforms, has selected Cataleya’s Voice Wholesale CPaaS platform ‘Orchid Cloud.’
InterCloud, a France-based provider of fully managed software-defined cloud interconnect services, has announced a new investment to bolster InterCloud’s secured hybrid and multi-cloud application transport services throughout Europe.
Arista Networks has announced an optical line system in an OSFP (Octal Small Form-factor Pluggable) module form factor. The Arista OSFP-LS would address the needs of Tier2 Cloud and Internet Service Providers (ISPs) for high bandwidth links that are easy to deploy and operate.
Fujitsu has unveiled its TransLambda technology, an innovative approach to multiplying capacity in today’s fiber networks. According to Fujitsu, the new technology can be deployed with minimal operational overhead and negligible capital investment.
Google Cloud's comprehensive new strategy focuses on three key business outcomes for telecommunications companies: monetizing 5G as a business services platform, engaging customers with data-driven experiences, and improving operational efficiency across telecom core systems.
Ribbon Communications, a global communications software and network solutions provider, has completed its previously announced acquisition of ECI Telecom Group - a global provider of end-to-end packet-optical transport and SDN/NFV solutions for service providers, enterprises, and data center operators.
Fiber network provider Everstream has completed the acquisition of Rocket Fiber, a fiber-based network service provider in Detroit founded in 2014. The acquisition would complete Everstream’s coverage in all major Michigan markets and gives Everstream the largest fiber footprint in greater downtown Detroit.
Canadian-owned cloud and carrier-neutral colocation data center provider, eStruxture, has added Hong Kong-based China Mobile International (CMI) to its network ecosystem.
A10 Networks has unveiled an enhanced software version of its Thunder Threat Protection System (TPS) solution, vThunder TPS. The enhanced vThunder TPS provides 100 Gbps throughput in a single virtual appliance and can be expanded to 800 Gbps with eight-way clustering.