Aviat Networks appoints Chuck Kissner as executive chairman

Microwave networking solutions vendor Aviat Networks has appointed Chuck Kissner as executive chairman. Kissner will assist Michael Pangia, Aviat’s President and Chief Executive Officer, with strategic initiatives, product and service planning and further alignment of Aviat’s ...

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How Vodafone 4G gaining momentum?

Vodafone 4G

Vodafone 4G is gaining momentum in select telecom markets after the mobile operator announced its £19 billion Project Spring Capex (capital spending) program. Vodafone CEO Vittorio Colao said: “Mobile customer appetite for 4G services is clearly growing. We also see very strong growth in demand ...

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Vodafone India service revenue up 10.3% to $1.74 billion

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Vodafone India today said its service revenue increased 10.3 percent to $1,743 million (1,026 million pounds) in the first quarter of fiscal 2014-15. The growth was driven by continued customer growth, strong data usage and improved voice pricing. Vodafone is investing heavily in 3G roll outs ...

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Is Nokia losing out to Ericsson due to poor acquisition policy?

Nokia Networks Q2 2014 revenue

Telecom industry analysts believe that Nokia Networks is missing out to its main rival Ericsson due to its weak acquisition policy. Ericsson made several acquisitions in the recent past. Some of the major acquisitions by Ericsson include Red Bee Media (May 2014), Azuki Systems (February 2014), ...

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LG Mobile smartphone Q2 shipments up 20% to 14.5 million

LG Mobile Communications today said its smartphone shipments in the second quarter rose 20 percent to 14.5 million. LTE products account for more than one-third of all LG smartphones sold this year. LG Mobile Communications Q2 sales increased 16 percent to $3.51 billion. The mobile division has ...

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