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Alcatel-Lucent targets small locations with 7750 SR-e service router

Alcatel-Lucent expanded its 7750 line of routers with the addition of the 7750 SR-e service router. Designed for branches that are part of a larger IP network or to be used as "full-service" router for small networks, the new router is intended for enterprises using high-bandwidth applications like cloud, the Internet of Things and video.

SDN abstraction, automation features could boost cloud app access

With cloud and virtualization becoming more pervasive within the enterprise, the one thing that's holding back the greatest benefits is the network itself, argued Brendan Ziolo, head of large enterprise strategy at Alcatel-Lucent, in a Network Computing column.

Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Huawei and Nokia are leading LTE network vendors, says Gartner

Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Huawei and Nokia are leading vendors in the LTE network infrastructure, according to the latest Gartner Magic Quadrant report published last week.

Alcatel-Lucent Rapport offers bridge between legacy PBX, UC

The rumors of Alcatel-Lucent's exit from the enterprise market are somewhat exaggerated. Here's why.

Spotlight: Nokia in talks to buy Alcatel-Lucent

Nokia is in advanced talks to acquire wireless network equipment maker Alcatel Lucent, the Finnish firm confirmed on Tuesday.

Mobile malware threats to firms that permit BYOD on the rise

BYOD can be a boon for employee productivity and satisfaction, but it can be a bust for IT departments struggling to protect the corporate network from risks introduced by all of the BYOD devices.

Top 10 issues in communications: Number 4, the virtualization of devices

One of the most productive and useful innovations in the history of communications may not happen because some folks are making headway characterizing it as unnecessary.

News Scan: 5G standards process just beginning; Yahoo battles Twitter as 3rd largest mobile ad platform; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Monday, Dec. 8, including the standards process for 5G technology, a wireless charging system for larger devices, Yahoo's battle with Twitter as third largest mobile ad platform, one-eighth of 4G subs will use LTE-A next year and Mobile DRAM market growth through 2019.

2 competing approaches to overlay networks: VMware and Alcatel-Lucent

The term "open" is often used in conjunction with software-defined network architectures. Convenience stores are "open" too, many of them all-day long, but SDN vendors do have their own conveniences in mind.

News Scan: Free iPhone app to encrypt voice calls; LinkedIn redesigns mobile profile app; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Wednesday, July 30, including Open Whisper Systems unveiling free app to encrypt voice calls on iPhones, LinkedIn's redesign of mobile app, Alcatel-Lucent taking pole position in the small cell gear market share, greenhouse gas emissions from charging mobile devices to double in the next five years and enterprise mobility solutions market to grow at 23 percent CAGR.