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Alcatel-Lucent's Verwaayen: Service providers will start spending again

Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) may have had another tough quarter, but that's not dampening the spirits of company CEO Ben Verwaayen who believes that service providers are going to start spending again

Wireless sector spending set to boom: Verwaayen

Alcatel-Lucent could finally achieve sustained profitability by cashing in on a predicted spending boom in the wireless sector, its CEO says.   Ben Verwaayen told Reute

Alca-Lu CEO says operator spending will fuel turnaround

Alcatel-Lucent (NASDAQ: ALU) CEO Ben Verwaayen is expecting telecom operator spending to increase as carriers play catch-up after the recession and begin to invest in new services and technology. In

Huawei keeps its acquisition options open

Huawei may have found itself once again having to squash rumors that it is acquiring financially ailing Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU), but that doesn't mean it's not ruling out acquisitions altogether.

Huawei exec: We're open to an acquisition

Huawei is keeping its options open in terms of acquisitions, but does not have any specific rivals in its sights at the moment, according to a senior executive. Ken Hu, Huawei's CMO, said at the

AT&T now planning widespread deployment of HSPA+; LTE timeframe stays the same

AT&T announced that it now plans to roll out HSPA+ to more than 250 million potential subscribers by 2010. The move is a reversal of the plans it announced last September--that it had no

Nokia Siemens Networks battles to recapture 3rd place, outbidding Ericsson and Huawei

Once considered little more than a forced and unhappy marriage, Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) is now being seen as becoming increasingly competitive. With Ericsson and Huawei positioned firmly as the

SubOptic 2010: Apollo SCS, Alcatel-Lucent show off 3 Tbps undersea capabilities

Now that's fast. During this week's SubOptic trade show, UK-based Apollo Submarine Cable System (SCS) and Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) demonstrated the ability to transmit 3 Tbps across the Atlantic

Aruba, AlcaLu to deliver mobility solutions in China

Aruba Networks announced a collaboration with Alcatel-Lucent to deliver mobility solutions to enterprises, vertical markets, service providers and government agencies throughout China. As part of

Report: AlcaLu to compensate Telecom New Zealand over poor 3G performance

Reports from New Zealand indicate that Alcatel-Lucent will compensate Telecom New Zealand some $73 million over the poor performance of its XT 3G network that it built and operates on behalf of the