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It’s not just a Hollywood plot the threat of cyber-attacks is real and growing. In the last quarter of 2012 alone, attacks were up by 200% on the previous year with high-profile hacks of international news sites, and the largest attack of all time was recorded in March, slowing down Internet speeds for millions of users all around the world. A huge proportion of these attacks come as Distributed Denial-of-service (DDoS) hits, where thousands of computers around the world are used without their owners’ knowledge to simultaneously flood a website with requests for access. Without protection, the target website

The Kenton Group Technical Support Team Beat the Traffic!

The Kenton Group Technical Support Team have found a novel way to beat the traffic problems, a wing suit. Two of The Kenton Group staff are keen skydivers and Craig Crosby tested his new wing suit this weekend. With clear skies and great conditions the suit performed “brilliantly” according to Craig and as he returned to work on Monday the landing must have been OK as well. The Kenton group offer a full range of Support Services which can be found at http://www.microtel.co.uk/services/  with the core approach of one size does not fit all The Kenton group tailor the

Skywire Technologies Deploys Over 600 RADWIN Radios

Tel Aviv, Israel, November 7, 2013- RADWIN (www.radwin.com), the global provider of sub-6 GHz broadband wireless solutions, today announced that Skywire Technologies, a leading service provider in South Africa, deployed over 600 RADWIN point-to-point and point-to-multipoint links in its network to effectively drive connectivity to remote areas of the country and urban centers.  Miro Distribution, RADWIN’s partner and one of South Africa’s leading distributors of wireless, networking, VoIP and IP video products, was responsible for project design and installation. Mondi Hattingh, Co-Executive Director at Skywire, said that the company’s focus on the highest levels of quality necessitated the move

TalkTalk Business SIP gets next-generation fulfilment from The Kenton Group

23 September 2013 – The Kenton Group today announced that TalkTalk Business, a leading provider of SIP to UK Businesses, has implemented The Kenton Group’s next-generation fulfilment service to automate SBC delivery, underpinned by ITIL-based configuration management. TalkTalk Business is using Kenton’s Provisioning Portal to deliver pre-configured SBCs for their new IP-ISDN30 service. The highly innovative and unique Provisioning Portal enables automatic configuration of SBCs and associated equipment. The solution delivers plug and play, site-specific installation which is key for volume deployment. ”Making SIP delivery simple is a USP for IP-ISDN30.” said Jon Nowell, Head of Communications Services at

Transition Networks Simplifies Carrier Ethernet Services Delivery with New Access and Edge Products and Converge™ EMS

Company debuts new solution that delivers today’s Carrier Ethernet 2.0 services and tomorrow’s software defined networking (SDN) services. Minneapolis, MN — October 1, 2013 — Transition Networks Inc., the fiber access technology expert, a wholly owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ-GM: JCS), today announced the launch of its integrated Carrier Ethernet 2.0 + software defined services (SDS) orchestration solution, designed to automate the entire service lifecycle, accelerate the rollout of MEF CE 2.0 services and support stringent performance SLAs. Transition Networks integrated solution includes CE 2.0 demarcation devices, access switches and Converge™ EMS. Access to customer edge can

ADTRAN Delivers Industry’s Most Complete Converged Access Architecture

ADTRAN’s Advanced Services Architecture delivers on the promise of consolidated business, residential and mobile backhaul service delivery of multi-Gigabit rates at any point in the network HUNTSVILLE, Ala.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 1, 2013– ADTRAN®, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADTN), a leading provider of next-generation networking solutions, today announced the introduction of the ADTRAN Advanced Services Architecture. Available across the entire ADTRAN ultra broadband portfolio, the ADTRAN Advanced Services Architecture helps carriers make the transition towards network convergence and service consolidation by offering a robust, resilient and redundant infrastructure that is ideally suited for triple-play as well as service level agreement (SLA) based business and backhaul services. This breakthrough

Zhone Technologies Joins Open Networking Foundation, Investing in Standards for Next Generation SDN Network Innovations

Zhone joins forces with leading innovators for the promotion and adoption of SDN through open standards development Oakland, CA — October 2, 2013 — Zhone Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZHNE), a global leader in FTTx network access solutions, today announced its membership in the Open Networking Foundation (ONF). ONF, formed in March 2011, is a user-driven organisation dedicated to accelerating the adoption of open Software-Defined Networking (SDN). Zhone will work alongside 90+ member companies including global giants and startups with a variety of expertise, bringing together diverse perspectives from silicon to systems and software to computing for a variety of

Zhone Technologies Launches FiberBuilder

New solution provides superior density for mobile back-haul and switch-to-switch trunking Oakland, CA — September 24, 2013 — Zhone Technologies, Inc., a global leader in FTTx network access solutions, today announced the launch of the Zhone FiberBuilder, the newest addition to its robust MXK product line. Zhone’s FiberBuilder provides high-density LTE mobile backhaul, MXK Global IntraLink switch-to-switch trunking and 1GE/10GE Access Aggregation delivering essential advances in access networking while meeting carrier-class requirements for multi-service hardware and software. Zhone’s sophisticated solution provides a high quality, cost-effective experience for subscribers while enabling ease of management in network operation. Demands on access

RAD to Unveil its Hybrid TDM and Carrier Ethernet Teleprotection Communications Solution for Distance and Differential Protection Schemes at European Utility Week

Part of RAD’s Service Assured Networking for T&D Communications RAD, the international manufacturer of communications solutions for the power utility industry, has announced that at European Utility Week, October 15-17, in Amsterdam, it will premier its enhanced Service Assured Networking offering for T&D networks with special focus on Teleprotection communications solutions. “What makes RAD’s Service Assured Networking solution particularly unique is that it now supports both distance and differential Teleprotection schemes,” states Mati Epstein, Line of Business Head for Utilities and Transportation at RAD. “This has been made possible by the integration of a distance Teleprotection module into our

Zhone Technologies Introduces New Residential Gateway Provisioning Software Providing Single Point Management

Zhone’s Unified Provisioning for zNID provides new, cost-effective features Oakland, CA — September 17, 2013 — Zhone Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZHNE), a global leader in FTTx network access solutions, today announced general availability of the Zhone Unified Provisioning 3.0 software for its zNID product line. Integration of Zhone’s cloud-based provisioning solution provides a single point from which to manage and configure an entire network while also reducing network management complexity. As technology continues to rapidly advance, home network configuration complexity increases dramatically and the roles of networked devices in the home have to evolve to meet bandwidth requirements. The