AT&T’s Networking Automation Project Is Now Open Source

AT&T’s ECOMP software will serve as the foundation to the open source group in network virtualization. This has prompted the Linux Foundation to launch an open networking automation initiative to support AT&T’s open source project. ECOMP stands for “enhanced control, orchestration and policy.” This software serves as the key structure for the open networking automation […]

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Analysts Predict That The Verizon-Charter Merger May Not Happen

The recent reports about Verizon’s interest to buy Charter Communications have resulted in the significant increase in the shares of the cable service provider in the last few days. However, many analysts firmly believe that the merger between the two parties is less likely to happen. The principal analyst at MoffettNathanson, Craig Moffett recently stated […]

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NY Attorney Sues Charter Spectrum For Making False Promises Of Fast Internet

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Charter Communications and their Time Warner subsidiary, claiming that they “allegedly conduct[ed] a deliberate scheme to defraud and mislead New Yorkers by promising Internet service that they knew they could not deliver.” Officials of the state said that they have conducted a sixteen month investigation, […]

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Verizon And Comcast Exploring Merger With Charter Communication

John Malone, who created the cable TV business, suggested that Comcast could merge with Charter Communications soon. In a freewheeling interview that was conducted recently at the Lions Gate Entertainment’s investor day, Malone said that if the administration under Trump eases the antitrust oversight, the merger between the two largest cable internet and cable TV […]

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