|Viavi Releases Enhanced Testing for Headend and Outside Plant|
The latest Viavi firmware release for the VSE-1100 offers new test features to simplify testing in the headend and in the field, enabling quicker alignment and troubleshooting.
|Samsung and Xiaomi Ship Record 20 Million Smartphones to India|
Samsung and Xiaomi each shipped 9.9 million smartphones to India last quarter. This is the best quarter either vendor has had in the country.
|Windstream Enterprise Announces SD-WAN Cloud Connect|
Windstream Enterprise (WE) announced that it has launched SD-WAN Cloud Connect, a flexible, high-performance way for enterprises to connect all their network locations to their cloud-based applications. Offered in collaboration with VeloCloud, now part of VMware, SD-WAN Cloud Connect is the answer to the enterprise need for agility, affordability, visibility and control with highly secure, private, dedicated access to leading third-party cloud service providers.
|Verizon leads in Wireless Network Quality in US According to J.D. Power|
Overall network quality has improved year over year according to the J.D. Power 2018 U.S. Wireless Network Quality Study, Vol. 2. Verizon Wireless ranks highest in all six regions covered in the study, with better network quality problems per 100 connections (PP100) scores than the regional averages in call quality, messaging quality and data quality. U.S. Cellular ranks highest in a tie with Verizon Wireless in the North Central region.
|Nokia Launches Annual Open Innovation Challenge|
Nokia officially announced the launched of the Nokia Open Innovation Challenge (NOIC), an annual global competition that seeks innovative technologies, products and solutions that can change the world. The focus of this year's competition is industrial automation and the industrial Internet of Things (IoT) domain, with prize money totaling $175,000 available to winning companies.