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The Chernin Group and AT&T’s Otter Media to Acquire Majority Stake in Fullscreen
9/22/2014 5:39:04 PM
Otter Media, a venture between The Chernin Group and AT&T*, today agreed to purchase a majority stake in Fullscreen, a global online media company. As part of the deal, Fullscreen CEO and Founder George Strompolos will continue as CEO and maintain a material ownership stake in the company. Otter Media was established by AT&T and The Chernin Group to invest in, …
Inmarsat supports World Space Week 2014
Inmarsat supports World Space Week 2014
9/22/2014 8:57:05 AM
Inmarsat is supporting World Space Week on 4-10 October, which this year goes under the theme ‘Space: Guiding Your Way’, in celebration of the crucial satellite communications and navigation systems that guide people and pinpoint places. The United Nations General Assembly first declared that World Space Week would be held each year from 4 October in 1999. Today it has grown …
Emulex Assumes New Active Role with Telecommunications Innovation Community
9/22/2014 8:00:00 AM
The Telecom Council of Silicon Valley today announced that Emulex will join 120 of telecommunication’s innovation community as a Telecom Council Member. The partnership will provide Emulex with a platform to influence the next generation of industry advancements, discover innovative technologies, and build partnerships with other companies on the leading edge of …
75% of businesses are soon to have M2M strategies in place states Vodafone report
9/19/2014 10:53:47 AM
Marketing Release - According to a report published by Vodafone, within three years, seventy-five percent of businesses will have a strategy in place for implementing Machine-to-Machine (M2M) external-facing projects, such as customer service.   Machine-to-Machine technology is the communication between machines that work without the need for human intervention …
Omni-channel retailing and M2M is changing shopping experiences
9/19/2014 7:46:28 AM
Marketing Release - The consumer shopping experience is changing as traditional high street shopping is being combined with the online shopping platform, through omni-channel retailing and M2M (Machine-to-Machine).   It must be stated that shopping is as popular as ever, with consumers’ shopping habits not slowing down. However, what is different is that technology …
Transmode announces winners of its annual partner awards
9/18/2014 10:55:24 AM
Transmode, a global supplier of packet optical networking solutions, today announced the winners of its annual partner awards. The two main awards for the " Best Customer Evolution" and " Best Competitive Win" were awarded to NEC de Mexico S.A. and Telindus BV (Netherlands), respectively. The Transmode partner awards are presented in recognition of the exceptional work …
AT&T Teams with IBM Cloud to Extend Highly Secure Private Network to Clients
9/18/2014 9:51:58 AM
AT&T* ( NYSE:T ) and IBM (NYSE: IBM ) are continuing to speed up business adoption of cloud services by extending AT&T NetBondSM services to the SoftLayer platform for stronger security and performance. This extension of the IBM and AT&T alliance will allow businesses to easily create hybrid -computing solutions. AT&T Virtual Private Network (VPN) …
Gemalto’s Cinterion M2M technology leverages the Sprint network
9/17/2014 6:42:14 PM
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces a new initiative to enhance M2M connectivity across the United States with the certification of the Gemalto Cinterion® PCS3 module on the Sprint network. This new product is designed to provide superior efficiency in applications such as mHealth monitoring, fleet and asset tracking as …
Inmarsat and Thales conclude GX Aviation Reseller agreement
9/17/2014 6:26:11 PM
APEX EXPO - Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, today confirmed Thales , the leader in inflight entertainment and connectivity, as a Value Added Reseller for GX Aviation. Inmarsat and Thales expect that launch customers for GX Aviation, Inmarsat’s game-changing high-speed broadband connectivity, will be able to offer …
Cisco and Telefónica Deliver a Platform for Testing Advanced Converged Networks Leveraging Software Defined Networking and Open, Standards-Based Capabilities
9/17/2014 1:57:39 PM
Cisco and Telefónica have announced the creation of an advanced testing platform to jointly explore and capitalize on the benefits of converged IP and optical networks. Convergence of IP and optical networks based on IETF standards makes it possible to unify the planning, management and engineering of optical network layers and IP network layers, with a consequent …
Genetec Introduces Sipelia: New Communications Management Module for Security Center
9/17/2014 1:31:24 PM
Genetec™ , a leading provider of unified IP security solutions today announced the upcoming release of Sipelia Communications Management , a new module of Security Center that enables unified SIP (Session Initiated Protocol)-based communications between operators and intercom devices deployed throughout an organization. Seamlessly integrated in Security Center (v. 5.2 …
Pace Unveils New Products at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo, Reinforcing Leadership Role in the Evolution of Cable
9/17/2014 11:56:22 AM
At SCTE Cable-Tec Expo 2014, Pace, a global leader for digital TV and broadband technology solutions, along with the newly integrated Aurora Networks’ subsidiary (“Networks”),  will showcase leading solutions and new products that continue to define the evolution of cable, both in the home and in the network. Pace will be at booth #148 at the Expo, which takes place at the …
TIM Brasil delivers great network performance at global football event
9/17/2014 10:21:16 AM
TIM Brasil, the Brazilian subsidiary of Telecom Italia Mobile, entrusted Nokia Networks to manage its network during the world’s premier football event organized in the country. With Nokia Networks’ market-leading solutions and Special Event Support, the operator offered unmatched voice and data services to its subscribers, while effectively dealing with the huge amount of …
Belden Presents New Routing Software for Maximum Network Availability
Belden Presents New Routing Software for Maximum Network Availability
9/16/2014 11:31:02 AM
Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, is offering a new, free software version that – for the first time – has routing functionality for the Hirschmann switches in the Rail Switch Power (RSP), Rail Switch Power Expandable (RSPE) and MICE Switch Power (MSP) families. The Hirschmann Operating System (HiOS) 4.0 supports …
Bombardier First to Deliver Honeywell’s High-Speed “Jetwave” Connectivity Hardware for Business Jets
9/16/2014 11:22:33 AM
Bombardier Business Aircraft will be the launch business aircraft manufacturer for Honeywell Aerospace’s ;(NYSE: HON) JetWave Ka-Band satellite connectivity system.  Honeywell’s JetWave hardware exclusively supports Inmarsat’s forthcoming Jet ConneX* (JX) service which, when it goes live in 2015, will provide business jet passengers with high-speed, in-flight connectivity …
Harmonic Powers First DVB Carrier ID Trials With Ellipse® 3202 Contribution Encoder
9/16/2014 11:10:33 AM
Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT), the worldwide leader in video delivery infrastructure, today announced that the new Ellipse® 3202 contribution encoder has been used by several leading satellite operators around the world to test the new DVB Carrier ID (DVB-CID) standard. Ellipse® 3202 is one of the first digital satellite newsgathering encoders that supports DVB-CID. The trials were …
ISPs Mislead Public, FCC About Protecting the Open Internet
9/16/2014 10:59:30 AM
The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) today to see through misinformation from Internet service providers (ISPs) and protect the open Internet. EFF’s formal response to the ISPs’ claims are part of the FCC’s public comment period for its proposed new rules that would allow for so-called "Internet fast lanes" – a dangerous …
An open letter on telecommunications considerations in the Scottish independence referendum
9/15/2014 9:02:42 AM
As individual companies and as an industry, we are committed to providing and investing in high-quality, affordable services to all of our customers in the UK. We are clear that this commitment will be completely unaffected by the outcome of the referendum on Scottish independence, which is entirely a decision for the Scottish people. Whatever the result, we remain fully …
Mobistar enters into partnership with Alpha Networks, Zappware and Siligence for the launch of its future interactive television service on the cable network
9/12/2014 12:27:30 PM
During IBC2014, the largest gathering of experts in the field of electronic media, content and entertainment in Amsterdam, Mobistar announces its partnership with Alpha Networks, Zappware and Siligence in the context of the launch of its future interactive television services on the cable network. Mobistar’s new television and broadband Internet services over the cable …
Thales Alenia Space signs new EGNOS framework contract with ESA
9/12/2014 10:43:43 AM
Thales Alenia Space announced today that it has signed a new framework contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) concerning the EGNOS navigation system. The contract will enable ESA, delegated by the European Commission, to order work packages from Thales Alenia Space France for the period 2014-2017, to develop new versions of EGNOS V2. Designed to ensure the continuous …