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NXP, Freescale to merge

03/02/2015 NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) and Freescale Semiconductor, Ltd. (NYSE: FSL) have agreed ...

JDSU reveals names for post-split companies

02/27/2015 For those of you wondering which arm of JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) would retain the family name once the...

Avago to buy Emulex for $606 million plus debt

02/26/2015 Avago Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:AVGO) says it has reached an agreement to purchase Emulex Corp. (...

Ciena, Infinera, ZTE 2014 optical systems winners says Infonetics

02/23/2015 Ciena (NYSE:CIEN), Infinera (NASDAQ:INFN), and ZTE posted significant revenue gains in 2014 durin...

European FTTH connects 14.5 million homes

02/17/2015 Research commissioned by the FTTH Council Europe and released at the organization's annual confer...

Interxion, TelecityGroup sign non-binding merger agreement

02/17/2015 European-based data center operators Interxion Holding N.V. and TelecityGroup plc (LSE: TCY) have...

Internet content providers capex growth engine says Ovum

02/10/2015 A new report from market research and analysis firm Ovum asserts that Internet content providers ...

Netrality Properties expands into Houston

02/10/2015 Netrality Properties, a colocation/connectivity company that debuted last month, has expanded its...

Verizon to sell certain wireline assets to Frontier, lease wireless tower rights

02/09/2015 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) announced February 5 that it would sell its local ...

Oclaro 2Q15 sees gain in core telecom product sales thanks to 100G

02/04/2015 Optical component and subsystems vendor Oclaro, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCLR) saw its total revenues for it...

Sterlite beefs up broadband research

02/03/2015 Fiber-maker Sterlite Technologies (BSE: 532374, NSE:STRTECH) says it will support its home countr...

Luna, Advanced Photonix to merge

02/02/2015 Luna Innovations Inc. (NASDAQ: LUNA), maker of fiber-optic sensing and test and measurement produ...

Intel to buy broadband chip maker Lantiq

02/02/2015 Intel Corp. says it has agreed to acquire Munich-based Lantiq, which develops semiconductors and ...

JDSU 2Q15 revenues, 3Q15 guidance disappoint Wall Street

01/30/2015 JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) fell short of Wall Street's consensus estimates for both revenues for the thi...

AT&T confirms smaller 2015 capex

01/29/2015 As expected, management at AT&T (NYSE:T) said on January 27 during its review of fiscal fourt...

Business Featured Articles

Pressure points for 2015

An uneven 2014 is coming to an end. Here's a look at what 2015 may bring in the way of optical co...

Optical transport vendors prep for SDN

The Open Networking Foundation is still prepping its vision of how software-defined networking co...

The most important story of the last 30 years

Lightwave has covered a lot of stories in its history. But one story rises above the rest as the ...

2014 Annual Technology Forecast

It's not that we can't wait for 2013 to end, but here's a look at what optical communications tec...

Interview with Andre Kriger -- FTTXcellence Award winner fibers Brazil

With both the World Cup and Olympics coming to Brazil, the country's service providers are furiou...

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Stephen Hardy

by Stephen Hardy
Editorial Director and Associate Publisher, Lightwave

Watch for silicon photonics on the line side

Thu Oct 23 15:04:00 CDT 2014
Most of the hullabaloo around silicon photonics has centered on its application to data center networks. But presentations and announcements at last month’s ECOC in Cannes, France, indicate the technology will play on the line side as well. For example, Acacia Communications used the show to further publicize its use of sili...
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Why there is no room for ego in the new-age networking ecosystem

Fri Jan 23 14:30:00 CST 2015
The term "ecosystem" seems pretty well ensconced in the IT industry, and in networking too of late. The idea of a system of vendors, developers, and operators interacting and collaborating to mutual benefit is one that seems like it ought to have come to fruition a long time ago. Given where we are heading...

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