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Content posted in September 2017
How immmr Is Innovating in the Voice Comms World
LRTV Interviews | 9/28/2017 | Post a comment
LONDON, 9/29/2017 – immmr, a German startup spun out of Deutsche Telekom's T-Labs, is looking to gain ground in the digital comms market with a multimedia app that offers virtual numbers and lets anyone communicate from any device, explains CEO Judit Andrasi.
Edge Funds: Show Me the Money!
News Analysis | 9/28/2017 | Post a comment
At the MEC Congress in Berlin there was plenty of evidence that edge computing is more than just a hot topic, but still too few signs of concrete business cases or investment plans.
Nokia Takes NFV Cloud-Native
News Analysis | 9/27/2017 | 1 comment
The company assembles what it calls a cloud-native core, named AirGile, to bring NFV fully into the cloud and to let VNFs be truly stateless.
Inside Start-Up Chile: Chile's Government-Funded Accelerator
LRTV Documentaries | 9/27/2017 | Post a comment
SANTIAGO, 9/27/2017 – In this episode we visit Start-Up Chile, the government-funded accelerator program that invites global entrepreneurs to grow their businesses in Santiago. However, a lack of available venture capital means that many companies return home once the program has ended. Part two of three.
What Digital Transformation Means for Telcos
LRTV Interviews | 9/27/2017 | Post a comment
LONDON, 9/27/2017 – Heavy Reading senior analyst James Crawshaw talks to Light Reading's Iain Morris at Ovum's Digital Futures event about what digital transformation actually means for telecom network operators.
Ovum's Rehak on IoT Business Cases
LRTV Interviews | 9/26/2017 | Post a comment
LONDON, 9/26/2017 – At the recent Digital Futures event in London, Alexandra Rehak, IoT practice head at research house Ovum, talks about the ways in which network operators could generate new revenues from IoT.
European Online Video Ad Spend Up 21%
News Analysis | 9/26/2017 | 2 comments
A new report from RTL Group ad network Ad Connect estimates that spending on online video advertising is growing rapidly, but is still a small part of total video advertising.
The 'New' Sandvine Has Automation in Its Sights
Shades of Ray | 9/26/2017 | Post a comment
Following the C$562 million nuptials of Procera and Sandvine, the resulting packet inspection, analytics and policy management specialist is pitching itself to service providers as a key enabler in the shift to automated processes.
Digital Transformation: It's a People Thing
Shades of Ray | 9/25/2017 | Post a comment
HONG KONG, 9/25/2017 – Digital and operations transformation is much more a people challenge than a technology challenge, according to the many service provider executives who shared their experiences at the recent Operations Transformation Forum in Hong Kong.
Light Reading founder Steve Saunders grills Cisco's Roland Acra on how he's bringing automation to life inside the data center.
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