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  • MuleSoft Buys Programmable Web From Alcatel-Lucent, Marking The Telco’s Departure From A Core API Community

    MuleSoft Buys Programmable Web From Alcatel-Lucent, Marking The Telco’s Departure From A Core API Community

    MuleSoft has acquired Programmable Web from Alcatel-Lucent effectively marking the telecommunication company’s exit from a core API community. For MuleSoft, a data integration company, the deal provides a vehicle for it to offer what it calls a GitHub for APIs that will integrate its APIhub with Programmable Web’s API database and rich editorial focus on the correlating market space. Read More

  • Alcatel-Lucent Creates Methodology For APIs And Makes Available Under Creative Commons

    Alcatel-Lucent Creates Methodology For APIs And Makes Available Under Creative Commons

    Alcatel-Lucent is releasing a methodology for APIs that it is making available through Creative Commons. It is part of a new consulting practice the telecommunications company has established to help its service partners and enterprise customers develop, deploy and maintain APIs. Alcatel-Lucent has made APIs a focal aspect of its business by offering them to carriers and other service providers. Read More

  • Patent Troll WiLAN Targets Apple, HP, HTC, Dell And Others In Yet Another Suit

    Patent Troll WiLAN Targets Apple, HP, HTC, Dell And Others In Yet Another Suit

    Self-proclaimed “technology innovation and licensing company” WiLAN, billed as a notorious patent troll by most anyone else (and often, much worse), this morning announced that it has initiated litigation against Apple, Dell, HP, HTC, Kyocera, Alcatel-Lucent, Novatel and Sierra Wireless America. In its filing, WiLAN claims that these companies are infringing two U.S. patents… Read More

  • Dear Mobile App Developers, OpenPlug is now free!

    With all the larger acquisitions that have taken place in France within the last year – like Exalead, PriceMinister or DailyMotion – it’s easy to almost forget that Alcatel-Lucent bought Sophia-Antipolis-based OpenPlug in September. It was the company’s 2nd acquisition in 3 months. Well my dear mobile app developer friends, Alcatel-Lucent has now released a free version… Read More

  • Alcatel-Lucent acquires OpenPlug for cross-platform mobile app developement

    It’s Alcatel-Lucent‘s second acquisition in 3 months and without a doubt, the company is trying to flex a little muscle in the mobile applications space. The company bought ProgrammableWeb, a well-known respository for web API’s back in June and has just announced the acquisition of OpenPlug for cross-platform mobile app development. With the acquisition of France-based… Read More

  • Alcatel-Lucent Buys OpenPlug and Flexes its Cross-Platform Mobile Apps Muscle

    It’s Alcatel-Lucent’s second acquisition in 3 months and without a doubt, the company is trying to flex a little muscle in the mobile applications space. The company bought ProgrammableWeb, a well-known respository for web API’s back in June and has just announced the acquisition of OpenPlug for cross-platform mobile app development. With the acquisition of France-based… Read More

  • Alcatel-Lucent Acquires Web API Repository ProgrammableWeb

    ProgrammableWeb, a well-known repository for Web APIs, has been acquired by Alcatel-Lucent in a surprise move. Terms of the acquisition remain undisclosed, but according to the press release, ProgrammableWeb will continue to operate as a separate entity and the site’s founder John Musser will be making the move to Alcatel-Lucent. The repository, which was launched back in 2005 and… Read More

  • AT&T starts LTE field trials later this year, commercial deployment in 2011

    Are you as excited as I am about LTE and the blazing fast data speeds it promises? Sure you are. And while you’re undoubtedly holding your breath waiting for 4G service and handsets, AT&T is moving forward with field trials after announcing that Alcatel-Lucent and Ericsson will be providing its equipment. What’s in store for AT&T in the near future? Read More

  • Airvana and Alcatel-Lucent combine femtocells with IMS


    Airvana and Alcatel-Lucent announced plans to jointly develop a CDMA/EV-DO femtocell platform that incorporates an IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS). The two said that: “this initiative will ensure that CDMA/EV-DO network operators are able to make use of femtocells to improve the in-building wireless experience for their subscribers, while ensuring that these new network elements work… Read More

  • Airvana and Alcatel-Lucent combine femtocells with IMS


    Airvana and Alcatel-Lucent announced plans to jointly develop a CDMA/EV-DO femtocell platform that incorporates an IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS). The two said that: “this initiative will ensure that CDMA/EV-DO network operators are able to make use of femtocells to improve the in-building wireless experience for their subscribers, while ensuring that these new network elements work… Read More

  • Microsoft vs. Alcatel-Lucent goes to round three

    It’s going to get messy between Microsoft and Alcatel-Lucent before it’s over. French-based Alcatel-Lucent is claiming that Microsoft is violating certain patents it holds for video frame coding with the Xbox 360. Microsoft is saying that the claims are invalid because the specific technology Alcatel-Lucent is citing was missing from its patent application. Oops! The actual patent… Read More