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Key developments related to big data and the use of analytics systems by fixed, mobile, and cable operators.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 9/19/2018
Orange Business Services looks in much better shape than its European telco rivals, but can it now become an 'Internet of enterprises' market leader?
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 9/18/2018
Organization led by former AT&T security chief Ed Amoroso updates third volume of annual reports tracking cybersecurity trends and sees a brighter picture for those who automate well using machine learning.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 9/18/2018
Twitter says it made a long-term bet that Google is investing more in big data than Twitter can.
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By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 9/17/2018
New company built around the acquisition of Cisco's video software unit will have strong revenues, thousands of staff and a focus on developing new products for streaming media management.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 9/17/2018
Getting proficient on multiple cloud platforms makes engineers 'more personally marketable,' says Darryl West, HSBC Group CIO.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 9/17/2018
Vendor launches Contrail Edge Cloud, bringing a multicloud platform to the network's edge for 5G and much more and claiming a performance advantage in a small package.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 9/14/2018
The (nearly) former Ericsson media business is doubling down on platform innovation, including the use of blockchain, as it preps for independence. But will that be enough?
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By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 9/14/2018
New initiative at test system specialist aims at making company more of strategic partner, while promising to make 5G rollouts more cost-effective and faster.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 9/13/2018
IBM is looking to beat network bandwidth constraints by bringing analytics to the data, rather than vice-versa.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 9/13/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia shows off 8K UHD streaming over 5G; BT gives container port added backbone; 5G goes into the woods.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 9/12/2018
The challenge facing network operators with long-term 5G ambitions is enormous from a technology, skills and financial perspective – sharing the load will be essential.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 9/10/2018
As part of Linux Foundation's new Deep Learning Foundation, it's casting a broader net and has greater ambitions to create an AI platform and a distributed marketplace of apps.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 9/10/2018
Boss of Verizon's Oath division is quitting after the operator decides to integrate it with the telecom business instead of running it as a standalone unit, according to reports.
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Data Breach Can Affect Company's Long-Term Stock Price
Larry Loeb, Author, 9/19/2018
A recent study by CompariTech finds that data breaches can have some long-term ...
California Looks to Pass Rudimentary IoT Security Legislation
Joe Stanganelli, Principal, Beacon Hill Law, 9/19/2018
A California bill specific to IoT cybersecurity measures sits on Gov. Jerry ...
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As Remote PHY Nears, No Time to Spare
Jim Walsh, Marketing Manager, Viavi Solutions, 9/20/2018
As MSOs add networking equipment to support the growing number of node counts, ...
The Netherlands: Wired for Business
Niall Hunt, Editor, 9/20/2018
The Dutch telecom market boasts one of the most mature broadband sectors in the ...
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Piecing Together the 5G Big Picture
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 9/10/2018
For network operators, the evolution to a 5G architecture requires a strategy ...
NFV Is Down but Not Out
Iain Morris , International Editor , 5/22/2018
NFV has failed to live up to the original expectations five years after it was ...
Leading Lights 2018: The Finalists
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 4/11/2018
Light Reading is thrilled to announce the finalists for this year's Leading ...
Robot Wars: Telecom's Looming AI Tussle
Iain Morris , International Editor , 3/14/2018
Telcos performing routine chores will be ripe for AI-based automation. But whose ...
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