Alcatel-Lucent on Monday named Gee Rittenhouse the new president of Bell Labs, replacing Jeong Kim, who is returning to South Korea to serve as that country's minister of Future Creation and Science.
Following three years of annual declines, a new Infonetics Q4 2012 report revealed that the VoIP and IMS equipment market grew 9 percent over 2011 due to strong IMS sales.
Major infrastructure vendors have taken a toolkit approach to small cell backhaul that blends a variety of approaches, but their shifting strategies are perplexing their operator customers, according to an advisory report from Current Analysis.
Reliance Communications announced on Monday it is outsourcing its network operations to Ericsson in a $1 billion managed, eight-year services contract covering its wireline and wireless networks located in north and west India.
Hibernia Networks has been forced to stop work on its trans-Atlantic submarine cable, the Hibernia Express, over cybersecurity issues due to its work with Huawei.
The resignation of Alcatel-Lucent's CEO Ben Verwaayen has heightened the urgency to find a successor. According to a Bloomberg report, which cited unnamed sources, Alcatel-Lucent board members have not attracted much interest in the position after discretely contacting potential candidates over the past six months.
Nokia and Siemens are intensifying their talks to exit their Nokia Siemens Networks joint venture, according to a Bloomberg report, which cited unnamed sources familiar with the matter.
Alcatel-Lucent CEO Ben Verwaayen will step down from the struggling network equipment vendor. The news essentially puts a period on Verwaayen's attempts to turn around Alcatel-Lucent in the highly competitive network infrastructure market.
Alcatel-Lucent CEO Ben Verwaayen, who came to the struggling vendor in 2008 with the goal of turning around its financial fortunes, announced on Thursday he is stepping down.
The core and edge service provider router market will level off by 2017 as the market reaches maturity, says a new Dell'Oro report.