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AT&T, Alcatel-Lucent identify throttling defect

AT&T and Alcatel-Lucent announced they have identified a flaw that impacts uplink performance on HSUPA-enabled wireless devices. Discovered about a month ago, the software defect throttles upload

Main One cable rakes in three carrier customers

Only days after Main One opened its submarine cable network for business three Nigerian telecom providers--UAE-based Etisalat, South Africa's MTN and Nigerian-based Starcomms--has signed on for

Alcatel-Lucent rolls out compact-IPTV solution targeted at Tier 2, Tier 3 telcos

Alcatel-Lucent is rolling out a compact-IPTV platform aimed at Tier 2 and Tier 3 telcos that's powered by Microsoft's Mediaroom, can scale from 1,000 to more than 100,000 set-top-boxes, reduces the

Alcatel-Lucent lights up China Telecom's, China Mobile's FTTH networks

Alcatel-Lucent's (NYSE: ALU) standings in China's wireline broadband market got a lift this week by winning Fiber to the Home (FTTH) contracts with both China Telecom and China Mobile. Although

Australia's NBN will fill in rural fiber gaps with satellite

Fiber to the Premises (FTTP)-based broadband may be at the core of Australia's NBN Co.'s National Broadband Network, but the realities of the country's tough terrain is forcing the service provider

News In Brief: Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco, Equinix, Sycamore Networks, Deutsche Telekom

Alcatel-Lucent has

Packing up Packet Optical Network Platforms

I wanted to take a minute to invite you to the second of FierceTelecom's three-part webinar series on Packet Optical Network Platforms (PONPs). Our second webinar in the series--Carrier Roundtable:

Is Huawei bidding on an LTE contract with Sprint?

Last week we learned that Huawei is reportedly bidding for a significant wireless contract with Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S), according to a report in the Financial Times. The report, citing unnamed

Sprint launches new WiMAX markets; Yota allowed to deploy LTE in Russia

> AT&T Mobility said that the company, along with Alcatel-Lucent, identified a software bug that slowed some users' data uplink speeds. Article > Google said that it has removed all WiFi

THE WRAP: AT&T vs. Alca-Lu, Apple bans a developer

This week AT&T blamed its vendor for a 3G network fault, as Apple banned an apps developer for fraud.   AT&T said Alcatel-Lucent’s network