Brussels sprouts yet another ‘transparency’ centre: This time the honour is all ZTE’s

Networks and phone builder joins compatriots Huawei in insisting it has nothing to hide
Chinese network surveillance equipment vendor ZTE has opened a cybersecurity lab in Brussels, where it will offer interested parties a chance to verify the security…

Big Switch to Big Photon for Cisco: Switchzilla to splurge $2.6bn on Acacia

All aboard for ‘siliconisation of optical interconnect’
Network overlord Cisco has had its own Victor Kiam moment and is set to slurp one of its suppliers, optical interconnect specialist Acacia Communications, for $2.6bn in cash.…

You TalkTalk a big game, says ads watchdog, but your testing not good enough to say your Wi-Fi’s best

UK ISP claimed signal ‘couldn’t be beaten.’ Regulator disagreed
Low-rent UK ISP TalkTalk has been told to stop claiming its Wi-Fi signal “can’t be beaten by any of the other big providers” after fellow telco BT whinged to the UK’s Advertising Standards…

Can you trust Huawei… or any other networks supplier for that matter?

Listen, China…
Chinese telecoms giant Huawei may well be the world’s most controversial technology company. It’s also probably one of the most well-known names on the US government’s “entity list”, where it was placed in May this year.…