Alcatel-Lucent last week showcased its ng Connect program, which is designed in part to help telecoms implement Long-Term Evolution technology, expand broadband adoption and make money from prototypes. "We see telecom service providers wired and wireless as the conduit for bringing these new user experiences to market. Service providers have lots of assets to turn on and use but they don't monetize," said Chris Carfagnini, a senior Alcatel-Lucent technology director.

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