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Huawei targets 'traditional' industries with SDN-based IoT platform

Huawei said it launched the world's first Internet of Things (IoT) platform based on software defined networking (SDN), to simplify the process of forging connections and related network management and maintenance.

Huawei, Qualcomm demonstrate 600 Mbps using LTE Cat 11

Huawei and Qualcomm Technologies have completed tests using LTE CAT11, achieving a downlink peak data rate of up to 600 Mbit/s by aggregating three component carriers--3CC carrier aggregation--with 256QAM (Quadrature Amplitude Modulation).

Huawei director says demand for self-driving cars will set standards for 5G

As the industry pulls together specifications for 5G networks, Huawei director Ryan Ding says controlling autonomous vehicles will be a key task, according to Global Telecoms Business.

Huawei says new research facility will boost EU Digital Agenda efforts

Huawei hailed the "milestone" launch of a new European Research Institute that it said will help the European Union (EU) achieve the goals of its Digital Agenda.

Huawei promises improved consumer VoD experience with 4K platform

Huawei promised to deliver an improved video streaming experience to consumers by supplying operators with a new video on demand (VoD) platform.

Signals Ahead goes Gangnam style on LG U+ LTE-Advanced network tests

The mobile networks in South Korea just keep getting better, and if you question the Korean operators' claims about their network performance, just do what Mike Thelander did: Go to Korea and test it for yourself. Thelander, the founder and CEO of Signals Research Group, recently released results of tests conducted in February on the LG U+ LTE Advanced 300 Mbps network in Seoul.

Huawei wants to maintain profitability in smartphones as it preps U.S. expansion

Huawei has officially stated it wants to grow smartphone shipments to 100 million units in 2015, up from 75 million last year. But according to the company's CEO, the Chinese firm doesn't want to sacrifice profitability for the sake of volume growth.

Huawei appoints new president for Western Europe

Huawei appointed Vincent Pang as president of operations in Western Europe, replacing Kevin Tao who is now taking on a new position at the equipment vendor's global headquarters in China.

U.S. wireless carriers to face fewer vendor options as Nokia moves to buy Alcatel-Lucent

Nokia agreed to purchase Alcatel-Lucent in a $16.6 billion (€15.6 billion) deal that would form a powerhouse to rival Ericsson and Huawei in the global market for telecom equipment. In the United States, the deal could create a company that could challenge Ericsson's leading position.

Nokia plans to buy Alcatel-Lucent in €15.6B deal

Nokia said it is to buy Alcatel-Lucent in a deal that values the France-based company at €15.6 billion ($16.6 billion) and creates a new European powerhouse in the telecoms equipment market.