AT&T Launches Foundry Center For Digital Life Services

  • Posted on: 27 August 2013
  • By: Patrick Oliphant

at&tAT&T is forging ahead to become the go to connectivity provider for the new generation of smart solutions.  The company today opened another AT&T Foundry innovation center, this time in Atlanta. According to AT&T this one is a launching pad for innovations in their Digital Life services, connected car and home entertainment platforms.

Alcatel-Lucent Offers New 7705 Service Aggregation Routers (SAR) For Utilities

  • Posted on: 17 December 2012
  • By: chw staff

Utility companies planning to upgrade their communication network to support the next generation of smart grid infrastructure are being offered a new range of Service Aggregation Routers (SARs) from Alcatel-Lucent. The company has recently announced a new range of routers designed for the part of the grid that distributes power to the energy supplier's residential or business customers, also known as the Distribution and Field Area Network (FAN).

ThinkFlood Joins ng Connect Program

  • Posted on: 24 November 2011
  • By: chw staff

ng Connect has added ThinkFlood, the creator of the RedEye remote control to their member program.  ThinkFlood's focus within the group will be to help members achieve an anywhere, any device control capability among devices as they did with RedEye.  This is to help other CE manufacturers and software developing companies to create new wireless solutions that integrate smoothly.

Alcatel-Lucent and China's SGIT Partner on Smart Grid Technology

  • Posted on: 14 August 2011
  • By: chw staff

Alcatel-Lucent and China's State Grid Information and Telecommunication Co. are teaming up to help utilities more effectively manage peak electricity demand, identify opportunities for power savings and cut down on energy usage.

The two companies will do this by increasing the intelligence in utilities' power distribution systems, or smart grids, which allow the continuous measurement, monitoring, control and adjustment of power distribution.

Intamac Adds Wireless Access To Connected Home Platform

  • Posted on: 26 January 2011
  • By: chw staff

Intamac Systems has upgraded its home monitoring solution to include truly wireless home access to the home to monitor their Intamac system. The upgrade also provides a simple way for mobile operators to enter the connected home market, and to provide their customers with a range of new added value services. Before, customers needing the service would need to have a broadband connection within their homes in order to access Intamac web-based service portal.

TalkTalk Selects Alcatel-Lucent to Build CDN For YouView

  • Posted on: 28 October 2010
  • By: chw staff

UK broadband operator TalkTalk has signed a three-year agreement with Alcatel-Lucent to build a Content Delivery Network (CDN) which will enable TalkTalk to deliver high-quality digital TV to end-users. The CDN network will run over TalkTalk's existing high-speed IP network, and will leverage the digital media delivery technology acquired through Alcatel-Lucent's recent purchase of Velocix.

Alcatel-Lucent and Etisalat Deploy UAE First Femtocell

  • Posted on: 20 October 2010
  • By: chw staff

Alcatel-lucent and Etisalat have teamed up to deploy the UAE’s (United Arab Emirates) first femtocall project. The project is to enhance the quality of mobile broadband connectivity for people living in remote areas of the UAE, and increase mobile bandwidth for high traffic areas.  According to Estisalat, femtocell has the potential to support the increase growth in data usage and consumption of data services.