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News Scan: Digital content spending passes $57B; Virtualized mobile networks; more

Quick rundown on the latest mobile IT news for Friday, 2/21 including: the rapid increase in global digital content spending, Alcatel-Lucent and Red Hat's new alliance, the future of streaming music-enabled car infotainment systems, mobile news sites in the U.K. have success and why it is thought that network infrastructure is so important to the workforce management software market.

Alcatel-Lucent enterprise unit reportedly shopped--again

Alcatel-Lucent is trying to sell off its business in enterprise communications gear, according to a Reuters article that cites this information coming from "people familiar with" the issue.

News Bytes: Alcatel-Lucent, Aruba team on BYOD; YouTube's mobile push; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Friday, 10/18.

Huawei, Ericsson, Alcatel-Lucent, NEC control 70 percent of microwave transmission market, says Dell'Oro

Huawei, Ericsson, Alcatel-Lucent and NEC controlled 70 percent of the point-to-point microwave transmission equipment market in the second quarter, according to the latest stats from Dell'Oro.

Wireless packet core market jumps 20 percent in second quarter, says Dell'Oro

The wireless packet core market grew 20 percent year-over-year in the second quarter of 2013, according to the latest stats from the Dell'Oro Group.

BYOD could be letting spyphones into your corporate network

LAS VEGAS--Building an Android spyphone that can eavesdrop on conversations and steal data is a "fairly easy" process, Kevin McNamee, director of Alcatel-Lucent's Kindsight Security Labs, told a press conference here at the BlackHat conference.

UC market on track for 4% growth through 2016

The Unified Communications market is projected to grow at a rate of just over 4 percent through 2016, according to a new report from TechNavio.

Spotlight: Alcatel-Lucent to cut more staff, sell additional assets

Struggling telecom gear maker Alcatel-Lucent, which lost €1.4 billion ($1.8 billion) last year, plans to cut more staff and sell additional assets as part a restructuring package unveiled this week, the  New York Times  is reporting.

Cisco takes 42 percent of mobile IP infrastructure market, says ACG

Cisco took a commanding 42 percent share of the worldwide mobile IP infrastructure market, which increased to $1.2 billion in the first quarter of 2013, according to an ACG Research blog.

Cisco's lead slips in Ethernet switch market, says IDC

Cisco's lead in the Ethernet switch market slipped slightly, declining to 62.7 percent in the first quarter of 2013 from 64.1 percent in the same quarter last year, according to the latest stats from IDC.