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LTE subscriber base to grow to 1.4 billion globally by year-end 2015, says ABI Research

Jun 12, 16:03

ABI Research estimates that there will be nearly 1.37 billion 4G LTE subscribers worldwide by year-end 2015, up from nearly 650 million in 2014. ABI Research forecasts that the LTE subscriber base will exceed 3.5 billion by 2020, demonstrating a five year CAGR of 20.8%. The rise in LTE points-of-presence...

Accton revenues drop on year in May

Stockwatch - Jun 9, 16:00

Accton Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.016 billion (US$64.77 million) for May 2015, representing a 11.37% increase on month and 8.56% drop on year.

SerComm May revenues hit record

Newswatch - Jun 9, 14:12

Networking/communication device maker SerComm has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.803 billion (US$91.1 million) for May, hitting a monthly record with growth of 6.64% on month and of 34.74% on year.

D-Link to cooperate with India state government

Jun 8, 14:17

Networking/communication device vendor D-Link will cooperate with the government of Telangana State, central India, to set up a technological education and R&D center to train locals as well as a user experience center to promote D-Link products and technology in the India market, according to...

IoT just keeps coming and coming, but what about power?

Jun 3, 11:53

In 2012, Germany initialed the "Industry 4.0" plan at the Hannover Messe, whose purpose is to drive the Internet of Things (IoT). Its goal is to facilitate automated production and well as IT-supported production under the M2M framework, and to allow the production model to transform from...

PoE systems, which integrate Ethernet communications and the supply of power

From IoT to MU-MIMO: Q&A with Broadcom sales VP Michael Hurlston

Jun 2, 14:52

Networking is a hot topic these days, whether it is connecting all devices in the Internet of Things market, increasing Wi-Fi transmission rates in the home and enterprise markets through the introduction of MU-MIMO (Multi-User, Multiple-Input, Multiple-Output) or by simply increasing the speed of...

Broadcom sales VP Michael Hurlston

Kortide developing operating platforms for IoT applications

Jun 1, 15:48

Kortide, a Shanghai-based system platform developer under the Foxconn Group, has recently rolled out a household gateway for IoT application, according to sources at Foxconn.

Avago acquisition of Broadcom creates new semiconductor powerhouse, IHS says

May 29, 14:04

Merger activity in the semiconductor industry moved to a new level with the announcement of the agreement for Avago Technologies to acquire Broadcom, according to IHS Technology.

Avago to buy Broadcom for US$37 billion

May 29, 09:41

Avago Technologies and Broadcom have entered into a definitive agreement under which Avago will acquire Broadcom in a cash and stock transaction that values the combined company at US$77 billion in enterprise value, according to the companies.

Digitimes Research: LTE-U to become mainstream LTE technology

May 21, 11:27

The LTE-U (LTE-Unlicensed) technology is likely to become the mainstream LTE standard in the future and will not cause serious interference when operated concurrently with Wi-Fi on the 5GHz unlicensed spectrum, according to Digitimes Research.

Senao Networks tops networking device makers in 1Q15 net EPS

May 19, 11:44

Senao Networks, among nine Taiwan-based networking/communication device makers, has posted the highest net EPS of NT$3.85 (US$0.122) for first-quarter 2015.

Senao Networks to expand capacity

Stockwatch - May 13, 12:26

Networking/communication device maker Senao Networks has obtained orders with shipments scheduled through the third quarter. As the existing production capacity at its two factories in northern Taiwan has been fully utilized, it will expand capacity by renting a factory nearby, company chairman Tommy...

D-Link revenues fall in April

Stockwatch - May 12, 15:15

D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.965 billion (US$63.95 million) for April 2015, representing a 19.85% drop on month and 17.11% drop on year.

PCL Technologies nets NT$1.41 per share for 1Q15

May 11, 22:06

PCL Technologies, a Taiwan-based optical component and module maker registered in Cayman Islands with production bases in China, recorded consolidated revenues of NT$454 million (US$14.4 million), gross margin of 23.75%, net operating profit of NT$59 million, net profit of NT$71 million and net EPS...

Accton sees April revenues increase on year

Stockwatch - May 11, 16:27

Accton Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.81 billion (US$58.9 million) for April 2015, representing a 14.25% drop on month but a 8.27% increase on year.

Realtek expects slight growth in 2Q15 sales

Apr 30, 09:59

Networking IC design company Realtek Semiconductor expects to post slight sequential growth in second-quarter revenues.

Digitimes Research: Networking chipset vendors to focus on ARM-based server processors

Apr 29, 11:16

Networking chipset vendors including Broadcom, Cavium and Applied Micro Circuit (AMCC) have taken the initiative to replace PowerPC and MIPS architectures with ARM's for developments of server processor solutions for new networking communication equipment, including SDN (software-defined networking)...

HTC in-car wireless device certified

Apr 21, 15:13

HTC is reportedly stepping into the IoV (Internet of Vehicle) market and has one of its in-car wireless devices, the Think+ Touch OBU 2015, certified by Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC), according to industry sources.

China expected to lead in using 4G Small Cell, says SerComm CEO

Apr 13, 22:28

Among all countries, China is expected to take the lead in applying FDD LTE or TD-LTE (4G) Small Cell devices, for China Mobile has offered TD-LTE Small Cell devices for sale to its TD-LTE subscribers at its retail chain stores, according to president and CEO James Wang for Taiwan-based networking/communications...

TD-LTE Small Cell devices produced by SerComm

D-Link reports revenues for March 2015

Stockwatch - Apr 13, 16:20

D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.452 billion (US$78.39 million) for March 2015, representing a 16.62% increase on month and 7.42% drop on year.

SerComm 4G Small Cell shipments take off

Apr 10, 10:40

Networking/communication device maker SerComm has been developing FDD LTE and TD-LTE Small Cell devices for several years and has begun to ship TD-LTE solutions to China Mobile. SerComm expects shipments of Small Cell devices to significantly increase in 2016, according to company president and CEO...

Accton March revenues decline on year

Stockwatch - Apr 9, 15:54

Accton Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.111 billion (US$67.84 million) for March 2015, representing a 44.42% increase on month and 4.14% drop on year.

PCL Technologies expects steady growth in shipments of LTE, 10Gbps SFP+ optical transceiver modules

Apr 1, 11:11

PCL Technologies, an optical component and module maker with production facilities in China, expects shipments of optical transceiver modules used in LTE and LTE-A (LTE-Advanced) networks to Japan-based mobile telecom carriers and those of 10Gbps SFP+ (enhanced small form-factor pluggable) optical...

Senao Networks steps into industrial computing

Mar 26, 22:33

Wireless networking/communication device maker Senao Networks has stepped into developing industrial computing solutions for specific applications and will focus on ODM production, company chairman and CEO Tommy Tsai said at a March 25 investors conference.

Connection Technology Systems to list on Taiwan OTC market

Mar 25, 15:00

Connection Technology Systems (CTS), a Taiwan-based maker of fiber-optic networking/communication devices mainly for own-brand sale, will be listing on the local over-the-counter (OTC) bourse at an initial price of NT$42 (US$1.33) per share on April 20, according to the company.

Smart cities will use 1.1 billion connected things in 2015, says Gartner

Mar 20, 11:08

Increasing urbanization is putting unprecedented pressure on city mayors to constantly balance the challenge of resource constraints against environmental sustainability concerns. Because of this, Gartner estimates that 1.1 billion connected things will be used by smart cities in 2015, rising to 9.7...

Alpha Networks expects switches, digital multimedia, WLAN to drive revenue growth in 2015

Mar 19, 12:01

Taiwan-based networking/communication device maker Alpha Networks expects switches, digital multimedia products and wireless LAN (WLAN) devices to drive growth in 2015 consolidated revenue, according to company president Harrison Chang.

Digitimes Research: Taiwan ready to develop smartphone payment system in 2015

Mar 13, 16:01

With 4G service subscribers accounting for 13% of Taiwan's overall telecom service users and the number of smartphone users in the country surpassing 13.5 million in 2014, Taiwan's environment is already mature enough to develop a payment system using near-field communication (NFC) technology on smartphones...

Digitimes Research: Development of Wi-Fi Only Phone service gaining momentum

Mar 12, 14:49

The launch of Google's Nova project and Cablevision's Freewheel services will help push the deployment of Cable Wi-Fi as well as the implementation of Wi-Fi Only Phone and Wi-Fi First telecom services, according to Digitimes Research.

SerComm expects China market share of 20% for fiber-optic networking devices in 2015

Mar 12, 10:45

For networking/communication device maker SerComm, China was the major market for fiber-optic networking/communication devices in 2014 and the company expects to ship 8.0-10 million units for a market share of 20% in 2015, company president and CEO James Wang said at a March 11 investors conference.

Commentary: Why smart thermostats have a limited market in China

Mar 11, 22:11

Smart home applications are one of the major focuses as part of the ever-growing IoT industry in 2015 and there is much discussion over how to control and connect appliances such as thermostats, refrigerators and washing machines. In western nations where homes are built around centralized air and...

Alpha Networks posts slight on-year rise in February sales

Stockwatch - Mar 11, 14:36

Alpha Networks has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.428 billion (US$45.16 million) for February 2015, representing a 33.85% drop on month and 0.57% increase on year.

D-Link revenues drop in February

Stockwatch - Mar 11, 13:56

D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.102 billion (US$66.47 million) for February 2015, representing a 2.76% drop on month and 8.41% drop on year.

Arcadyan optimistic about 2015 operation

Mar 11, 11:05

Networking/communication device maker Arcadyan Technology is optimistic about its business operation in 2015 due to significant growth in shipments for existing product lines and several new product lines, company president HY Lee said at a March 10 investors conference.

Digitimes Research: WiGig chips to support smartphones in 2H15

Mar 9, 11:09

WiGig (Wireless Gigabit Alliance) chips are expected to appear in high-end smartphones in the second half of 2015 with Qualcomm, Broadcom, Panasonic, Intel and Nitero as initial suppliers, according to Digitimes Research.

MWC 2015: Chipset vendors, equipment suppliers gearing up efforts to develop LTE-U devices

Mar 5, 14:06

Chipset solution vendors and telecom equipment providers, including Qualcomm, Ericsson, Samsung Electronics, Nokia and Huawei, are gearing up efforts to develop LTE-U (LTE unlicensed spectrum) solutions and technology, with a number of LTE-U-enabled devices likely to enter commercial production in...

Sony to establish alliance to promote new Ultra HD broadcast technology

Feb 17, 15:39

Sony is planning to form an alliance, the IP Life Consortium, with 10 companies including Cisco and Germany-based wireless player Rohde & Schwarz (R&S) to boost IP-based Ultra HD video broadcasts, allowing TV stations worldwide to set up Ultra HD infrastructure with lower costs, according to...

SerComm aims at 2015 revenues of US$1 billion

Feb 6, 11:48

Networking/communication device maker SerComm hit record consolidated revenues of NT$23.2 billion (US$756 million) for 2014 and aims at consolidated revenues of US$1 billion for 2015, according to company president James Wang.

HP appoints new chairman for China subsidiary H3C Technologies

Newswatch - Jan 22, 10:51

Hewlett-Packard (HP) has appointed chairman of HP China Mao Yunan to concurrently serve as new chairman of its subsidiary in Hangzhou, H3C Technologies. The move has reportedly triggered a strong protest from H3C's employees, arguing the appointment will affect the company's autonomy.

SerComm December revenues hit record

Stockwatch - Jan 13, 11:00

Networking/communication device maker SerComm has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.236 billion (US$70.4 million) for December, hitting a monthly record, and growing 7.34% sequentially and 36.77% on year.

D-Link reports over 17% increase in December 2014 performance

Stockwatch - Jan 12, 21:43

D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.863 billion (US$89.67 million) for December 2014, representing a 2.73% increase on month and 17.25% increase on year.

Foxconn said to partner with Ericsson for 5G R&D

Newswatch - Dec 30, 22:30

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) reportedly is preparing to invest NT$4 billion (US$126.16 million) and a team of 200 technicians for 5G communication technology development and is considering forming cooperation with the largest telecom carrier in Europe Ericsson, looking to join the...

SME Wi-Fi solutions to post strong growth in 2015, says Aruba executive

Dec 29, 14:51

The market of Wi-Fi solutions for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will have the highest sales growth among all Wi-Fi solution segments in 2015, according to John DiLullo, executive vice president of worldwide sales at Aruba Networks.

Aruba executive vice president John DiLullo

NFV solution market to emerge in 2015: Q&A with Aruba CEO Dominic Orr

Dec 23, 14:14

The development of network functions virtualization (NFV) solutions will become mature in 2015 and will result in tremendous business opportunities, Dominic Orr, CEO of Aruba Networks, said during a recent interview with Digitimes.

Dominic Orr, CEO of Aruba Networks

Digitimes Research: ZigBee to unveil ZigBee 3.0 standard to take on Thread

Dec 17, 23:23

The ZigBee Alliance has announced that it will officially unveil ZigBee 3.0, aiming to integrate a total of six applications developed based on the ZigBee PRO network layer protocol. Digitimes Research believes that ZigBee 3.0 is also aiming to take on the newly developed protocol, Thread.

Alpha Networks posts on-month increase for November revenues

Stockwatch - Dec 11, 15:24

Alpha Networks has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.036 billion (US$65.68 million) for November 2014, representing a 12.83% increase on month and 2.9% drop on year.

Standardization of 5G begins as firms lay royalties groundwork, says ABI Research

Dec 9, 15:58

Work on new technologies that will form the foundation of 5G standards has been occurring for the last few years; however, the formal standard process has just begun.

Will Xiaomi get caught in the antitrust crossfire between China and Qualcomm?

Dec 5, 17:40

China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) is investigating Qualcomm's alleged monopolization of patents concerning smartphones through alleged unreasonable licensing terms dictated to China-based smartphone vendors and, according to China-based media reports, the investigation is focusing...

China Unicom to procure 50,000 4G base station equipment

Dec 5, 10:10

China Unicom has held an open bid to procure equipment for deploying nearly 50,000 4G base stations in 143 cities around China. Competitors include Ericsson, Nokia Siemens Networks, Alcatel-Lucent Shanghai Bell, Huawei Technologies and ZTE, according to China-based tech.sina.com.

Gemtek Technology to adopt Cloud Foundry operational model

Nov 28, 15:05

Wireless networking/communication device maker Gemtek Technology, in order to transform its business operation, will adopt Cloud Foundry, a business operational model of integrating its hardware products with internally-developed cloud computing service platforms to provide cloud computing application...

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