• Fujitsu Reveals Ethernet Access Products
    Fujitsu Network Communications Inc. (Booth 335), a supplier of IT and wireline/wireless networking solutions, is announcing new Ethernet access products that conform to the IEEE 802.3ah EFM standard. These solutions are backed by Fujitsu Network Life Cycle Services, a ...More
    October 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • Eagle Broadband Adds PVR Functionality to IP5000 Set-Top Boxes
    Eagle Broadband Inc. (Booth 922) has added advanced, full-featured personal video recorder (PVR) functionality to the company’s advanced MediaPro IP5000 set-top boxes that deliver dual-tuner, dual-streaming PVR in standard and high-definition formats for the residential ...More
    October 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • Convergence Spurs Unforeseen Competitors
    As we inch closer to real deployment of IPTV, telcos are looking forward to providing a true converged suite of services delivered on IP. Aside from shoring up customer retention and adding television subscription to the ARPU, service providers can take advantage of IP ...More
    October 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • Sanswire Airs New Service Delivery Concept
    Sanswire Networks, the “stratellite” division of GlobeTel Communications Corp. (Booth 1253), at TELECOM ’05 debuted its airships equipped with radios that beam voice, video and data services over 126,000 square miles. The company aims to convince carriers and governments ...More
    October 26, 2005 By Kelly Teal Posted in News
  • Disney CEO to Keynote TelecomNEXT
    USTelecom announced yesterday that Robert Iger, president and CEO of the Walt Disney Co., will share his thoughts on how content providers can use new technologies to distribute programming to consumers when the communications industry meets at TelecomNEXT in March 2006. ...More
    October 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • Content Experts: Telco TV Must Create Its Own Programming, Format, Delivery
    As phone companies enter the content-delivery business, they should take care not to recreate what already is offered by cable TV and satellite TV companies, said Robert Clasen, president and CEO of Starz Entertainment Group LLC. Instead they must create a new offer that is ...More
    October 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • ECI Telecom Introduces Hi-FOCuS MiniCAB
    ECI Telecom (Booth 1033) this week introduces the Hi-FOCuS MiniCAB, the latest addition to the Hi-FOCuS family of broadband platforms. The MiniCAB is an all-in-one outside-plant solution containing all the components needed for a remote broadband deployment. This unit ...More
    October 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • MetaSwitch Intros Small Class 5 Solution
    MetaSwitch (Booth 1323) this week is coming out with what it calls the world’s smallest fully featured Class 5 switch, which also can be used for IP traffic. The 7U high, 19-inch wide, 12-inch deep product serves up to 15,000 subscribers. MetaSwitch intends to sell the ...More
    October 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • EmergeCore Partners With Frontier Communications
    In a move to make SOHO business networking as easy as a phone call to a local ISP, EmergeCore Networks (Booth 1364) of Boise, Idaho, announces its first national incumbent telecommunications provider agreement today with Frontier Communications. Effective immediately, ...More
    October 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • ADC Unveils OmniReach Line for MDUs
    ADC (Booth 1234) announces the launch of the OmniReach Multiple Dwelling Unit (MDU) product line, an extension to the OmniReach portfolio of FTTX infrastructure solutions. The new line provides high-performance interconnection of fiber cables and equipment in the more ...More
    October 26, 2005 Posted in News