AlcaLu banks on IP video growth to transform TV industry

Network vendor giant Alcatel-Lucent predicts online video will soon become the primary way for users to access TV content, as the industry continues to see widespread consolidation in the IPTV and cable sectors. Speaking at the company’s IP video open …

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Bell Labs chief sees time and trust as core to digital future

BELL LABS FUTURE X DAYS, DUBLIN: The “fundamental values” of the future digital world are “time and trust”, Marcus Weldon, president of Bell Labs, proclaimed this week. “To trust this new digital reality, you need security and privacy to be …

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Bell Labs chief touts small cells as “the only answer” for network crunch

ALCATEL-LUCENT TECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM 2014: Marcus Weldon, president of Bell Labs and CTO of Alcatel-Lucent, outlined a vision for the evolution of the mobile network which featured small cells prominently, arguing that this technology in combination with fixed-line networks is “the …

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Alcatel Lucent shares small cells vision

Networking vendor Alcatel Lucent opened up is campus at Villarceaux, just outside of Paris, to showcase some of the projects its R&D arm – Bell Labs – is working on. Principal among these is its focus on small cells, including new partnerships with Qualcomm, JC Decaux and Accenture.