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iControl Networks (Palo Alto, Calif.), a broadband home management company, last Monday announced the close of over $50 million in Series D funding, bringing total investment in the company to more than $100 million.
iControl's Series D round was led by energy and clean tech investors. Other investors in this round of funding include Cisco, Comcast Ventures, Intel Capital, Charles River Ventures, the Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers iFund, Rogers Communications and Tyco International, the parent company of ADT Security Services.
Mobile Backhaul at International CTIA Wireless 2012
May 8 - May 10, 2012
New Orleans, LA
If you have a vested interest in Mobile Backhaul, our Mobile Backhaul Pavilion is the place to be. The Mobile Backhaul Pavilion at the CTIA Wireless 2012 show will bring together wireless and wireline technologies at North America’s largest telecom show in a way that has never been done before! Expect to see the latest technologies exhibited - from next-gen, IP/Ethernet wireline to microwave backhaul solutions.
European Union antitrust regulators hit TPSA (Warsaw, Poland), the country’s largest telecom operator, with a $182 million fine on Wednesday for thwarting rivals' access to its network.
The firm, which is controlled by France Telecom, prevented or delayed competitors from entering the Polish broadband market from August 2005 to October 2009, the European Commission said in a statement.
Actelis Networks (Fremont, Calif.), an Ethernet over copper provider, on Wednesday announced it has deployed broadband across a 440-thousand-square-mile region in the Northwest Territories of Canada, connecting a community of more than 40,000 people to schools, health care centers and other public services.
According to Actelis, the key to providing such a scattered population with these communications services was to establish a fast, reliable broadband communications network that leveraged the existing copper network.
The explosion in developments in the Asian telecom landscape has resulted in huge developments in mobile broadband and LTE with analysts predicting M2M mobile connections worldwide will grow to 3.1% by 2014 and revenues from embedded mobile and M2M device revenues predicted to rise to almost $19 billion globally.
The U.S. Congress was introduced to The Broadband Affordability Act on Tuesday, which will aim to help bridge the digital divide by making in-home broadband services more affordable for lower-income American families. The Act was introduced by Congresswoman Doris Matsui (D-CA), a member of the House of Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology.
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) estimated in 2010 that 28 million Americans do not subscribe to broadband services because of affordability barriers.
4G World 2011, the premier wireless industry event, brings together business and technology thought leaders and innovators from across the wireless ecosystem. With over 200 exhibitors and sponsors and 175+ speakers, 4G World delivers unprecedented opportunities to gain unique insights into the latest technology innovations and business trends. Learn about the latest advancements in mobile broadband solutions and applications from the operators and vendors who are deploying them.
If you've ever seen the film The Incredibles, you may remember a line from the arch villain Syndrome: "When everyone is super, then no-one is."
Neul (Cambridge, UK), a company offering products and services for the emerging TV white space spectrum, on Monday announced the launch NeulNET, a production wireless radio system that is designed to use free, high quality white space spectrum, delivering wireless connections over long distances.
White space radio takes advantage of unused TV channels as we switch from analogue TV to digital TV. Signals in these frequencies can travel long distances and easily penetrate walls. This makes white space radio ideal for long-range applications that require wide-area connectivity.