Tag: cisco

Small Cells Become Part of Wider Landscape

As the small cell market matures, there is the inevitable reshaping of the landscape. Spidercloud, the enterprise RAN provider, has been acquired by Corning,...

2017 Cisco VNI Quantifies Mobile’s Growth and Wi-Fi’s Role

Cisco’s latest Visual Networking Index Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast (2016 to 2021), cites Maravedis’ Wi-Fi research. We are proud to be participating to...

WiFi/cellular integration won’t be enough to save Cisco/Ericsson deal

Cisco and Ericsson have added a combined WiFi offering, called Evolved WiFi Networks (EWN), to their portfolio, but the announcement has done little to...

Shift to controller-less WLANs hits Cisco’s wireless revenues

More than a decade ago, Cisco was in the vanguard of the transition from ‘fat’ WiFi access points to thinner APs managed by a...

Cisco, Juniper and Arris wrongfooted by Nokia’s cable acquisition

The lines between mobile and fixed-line networks are blurring. Operators are racing for mergers and partnerships which will allow them to support fixed/mobile and...

As Wi-Fi’s Popularity Grows, So Do Its Challenges

Last year was the first time that Wi-Fi carried more mobile traffic than cellular did, according to Cisco’s Visual Networking Index Global Mobile Data...

Latest Cisco VNI Quantifies Mobile’s Growth and Wi-Fi’s Role as Competitor...

Fifteen years ago, nearly every PowerPoint presentation about wireless had a slide predicting data traffic taking off like a hockey stick. What might have...

Ericsson/Cisco alliance will reshape the carrier industry

Ever since the mobile access network started its migration to IP, the narrative has centered on whether Ericsson, the mobile king, or IP giant...

Inside Sprint’s Wi-Fi Strategy

Over the past decade, investors, analysts and customers have fixated on Sprint’s cellular network, particularly its struggles to accommodate the smartphone boom. But it’s...

Juniper fills WiFi hole with Ruckus alliance

With HP buying its current WiFi partner Aruba, the router maker taps Ruckus to offer wired/wireless solution to enterprises Juniper has been left out in...