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G.fast Is Here: Lantiq & Sckipio CEOs In Conversation
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11/13/2014  |  Post a comment
David Baum (CEO Sckipio) and Dan Artusi (CEO Lantiq) talk about joint efforts and the industry's first end-to-end solution for G.fast enabling ultrafast Internet.
Grow Your VPN Service Revenue
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10/27/2014  |  Post a comment
Watch how CSP product managers can better differentiate and maximize the value of their Internet, VPN and cloud services for business services customers, by adding premium application performance visibility to their data services.
Using Service Quality to Drive WiFi Monetization
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10/22/2014  |  Post a comment
Live from the SCTE conference: Heavy Reading's Alan Breznick explores the forces shaping the WiFi opportunity in an interview with CableLabs' Justin Colwell and Amdocs' Ken Roulier.
Distributed Access Architectures – 2
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10/21/2014  |  Post a comment
ARRIS CTO Network Solutions Tom Cloonan discusses why many if not most MSOs will continue with integrated CCAP, while addressing why some are also looking at two futuristic, distributed access architectures: Remote PHY and Remote CCAP.
Distributed Access Architectures – 1
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10/21/2014  |  Post a comment
SCTE Sr. Director of Engineering Dean Stoneback discusses the pros and cons of distributed access architecture (DAA) and its various forms, which range from basic Remote PHY to full CMTS functionality in the node.
The WiFi Road to Riches – 2
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10/21/2014  |  Post a comment
ARRIS Senior Solution Architect Eli Baruch talks about how MSOs can enable public and community WiFi through 1) outdoor access points, 2) businesses seeking to offer WiFi to customers, and 3) residential WiFi gateway extensions.
The WiFi Road to Riches – 1
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10/21/2014  |  Post a comment
SCTE Director of Advanced Technologies Steve Harris discusses WiFi deployments, drivers, challenges and advances, including 802.11ac, carrier-grade WiFi, community WiFi, Hotspot 2.0, Passpoint, WiFi-First and voice-over-WiFi.
Advantech Accelerates 100G Traffic Handling
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10/17/2014  |  Post a comment
Paul Stevens from Advantech explains why handling 100GbE needs a whole new platform design approach and how Advantech is addressing the needs of equipment providers and carriers to give them the flexibility and performance they will need for SDN and NFV deployment.
Evolving From HFC to FTTH Networks
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10/15/2014  |  Post a comment
Cisco's Todd McCrum delves into the future of cable's HFC plant, examining how DOCSIS 3.1 and advanced video compression will extend its life and how the IP video transition will usher in GPON and EPON over FTTH.
Exploring the Future of Cable Access
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10/15/2014  |  Post a comment
Cisco's Brett Wingo looks at where cable access architectures are heading, discussing the impact of DOCSIS 3.1, CCAP, Remote PHY, SDN, virtualization of cable networks and related technologies.
Optimizing & Monetizing WiFi
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10/15/2014  |  Post a comment
Cisco's Vince Pandolfi outlines the reasons for cable WiFi's rapid growth, lays out the issues with the technology and explains the new Cisco tools that can help operators monitor and improve their WiFi delivery.
Good News on SDN Availability: Real-World Deployments Coming Soon
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10/13/2014  |  Post a comment
Software-defined networking (SDN) deployments are set to happen in the very near future. Fujitsu software expert Dave Jameson talks to Light Reading's Will Allen about the new Virtuora NC controller, already deployed in Japan. Speaking from the inaugural Big Telecom Event, Jameson offers a brief perspective on multi-layer networks, one of the industry's current hot topics.
Spotlight on Cisco: SDN for Optical Networks
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9/8/2014  |  Post a comment
Cisco's Greg Nehib talks OpenFlow and more on the 'Software-Defined Networking for Optical Networks' panel at the Big Telecom Event in June 2014.
Cisco's Evolved Programmable Network (EPN)
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9/8/2014  |  Post a comment
A look at the various demos Cisco showed at Light Reading's Big Telecom Event highlighting Cisco's EPN innovation and how SDN and NFV technologies are enabling a variety of new services.
Why SPs Should Consider Cisco's EPN
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8/27/2014  |  Post a comment
Sultan Dawood from Cisco discusses Cisco's EPN, which enables SPs to build agile and programmable networks delivering new network virtualized services using Cisco's Evolved Services Platform (ESP).
VeEX – Live from the Show
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8/21/2014  |  Post a comment
An overview of VeEX Test and Measurement solutions including TX300S multi-service test set with VeExpress cloud-based management system, UX400 universal modular platform supporting 100G testing, and the redesigned RXT modular platform.
Transitioning CE 2.0 Networks Into the SDN & NFV Era With Telco Systems
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8/19/2014  |  Post a comment
Telco Systems' Ariel Efrati (CEO) and Moshe Shimon (VP of Product Management) discuss virtualization and how the company's new Open Metro Edge solution utilizes the SDN and NFV concepts to accelerate and orchestrate service delivery through its innovative product portfolio and software applications.
NFV Myths: Is NFV Still Several Years Away?
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8/11/2014  |  Post a comment
Some say that NFV (network functions virtualization) is still several years away from being implemented on mobile operator networks. This isn't the case. Operators can get started on their paths to NFV now, as this short video from Skyfire shows.
A New Security Paradigm in SDN/NFV
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7/28/2014  |  Post a comment
Paul Shaneck, Global Director Network Solutions for Symantec, discusses the evolving virtualized network, explaining how Symantec is leading the security discussion as it relates to SDN and NFV, and helping to ensure the network is protected and compliant.
Driving the Network Transformation
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7/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Intel's Sandra Rivera discusses network transformation and how Intel technologies, programs, and standards body efforts have helped the industry migration to SDN and NFV.
Distributed NFV-Based Business Services by RAD
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7/18/2014  |  Post a comment
With the ETSI-approved Distributed NFV PoC running in the background, RAD's CEO, Dror Bin, talks about why D-NFV makes compelling sense for service providers, and about the dollars and cents RAD is putting behind D-NFV.
MRV – Accelerating Packet Optical Convergence
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7/15/2014  |  Post a comment
Giving you network insight to make your network smarter.
NFV-Enabled Ethernet for Generating New Revenues
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7/15/2014  |  Post a comment
Cyan's Planet Orchestrate allows service providers and their end-customers to activate software-based capabilities such as firewalls and encryption on top of existing Ethernet services in just minutes.
Symkloud NVF-Ready Video Transcoding, Big Data
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7/9/2014  |  Post a comment
Kontron and ISV partner Vantrix demonstrate high-performance video transcoding and data analytic solutions on same 2U standard platform that is ready for SDN and NFV deployments made by mobile, cable and cloud operators.
Redknee Supports BH Telecom With Redknee Unified
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7/2/2014  |  Post a comment
Lucas Skoczkowski, CEO of Redknee, and Amir Orucevic, Director BH Mobile, discuss how the benefits of the Redknee Unified suite of products provide BH Telecom with innovation and leadership in the market, with the flexibility to launch services faster to the market, provide new and compelling promotions and pricing models, and combine services in order to drive new revenue models.
Redknee Talks Virtualization
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7/2/2014  |  Post a comment
Jim DeMarco, Redknee's CTO, talks about the drivers of Redknee's investment in virtualization, and the benefits their customers achieve including the monetization of new revenue lines and greater speed to market.
Transmode Sharpens Its Focus
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6/18/2014  |  Post a comment
Sten Nordell, Transmode's CTO discusses his company's strategy around packet optical and mobile backhaul/fronthaul.
Comcast Pursues Remote PHY
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5/30/2014  |  Post a comment
Jorge Salinger, VP of Access Architecture for Comcast, explains what 'Digital Forward' is and discusses how the MSO is moving ahead with Remote PHY as its preferred option for shifting headend functions into the access network.
Bring Agility to Your Network
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5/16/2014  |  Post a comment
Partner with Cisco for increased profits through virtualization, orchestration and automation.
Imagine Communications at The Cable Show
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5/13/2014  |  Post a comment
At The Cable Show, Imagine Communications' CTO Steve Reynolds talks to Alan Breznick about the company's solutions and trends in the cable market.
RDK: An Open, 'Just Works' Experience
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5/7/2014  |  Post a comment
Entropic's VP of Marketing, Roger Gregory, highlights how Entropic's Open RDK Platform minimizes set-top box complexity to speed service deployment.
The Set-Back Box Delivers a Wow Factor
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5/7/2014  |  Post a comment
Entropic's SVP of Global Marketing, Matt Rhodes, discusses why MSOs are interested in a new generation of sleek set-back box devices.
Optimizing SDN & NFV Architectures Through Application Awareness
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4/23/2014  |  Post a comment
Jerome Tollet, CTO at Qosmos, explains how network equipment vendors and operators deploying SDN and NFV can take advantage of network intelligence delivered by DPI to strengthen products and services.
Wind River Demonstrates Carrier-Grade Software for NFV
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4/22/2014  |  Post a comment
Wind River VP of Product Management, Glenn Seiler, takes a look the industry's first and only complete NFV software platform designed specifically for the unique carrier-grade and high-performance needs of telecom networks.
Maximizing Customer Experience & Assuring Service Delivery in an IP World
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4/15/2014  |  Post a comment
Steven Shalita, VP of Marketing, NetScout Systems, Inc., discusses the challenges cable/MSO operators face in assuring the delivery of new IP-based services. Key points include the value of proactively managing performance, and using rich analytics and operational intelligence to better understand service and usage trends, make smarter business decisions and improve the profitability of services delivered.
Managing & Monetizing Big Data in Operator Environments
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4/7/2014  |  1 comment
At Mobile World Congress, Gigamon's Director of Service Provider Solutions, Andy Huckridge, and Heavy Reading Analyst Sarah Wallace discuss the 'big data' issues facing carriers and operators today.
VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger at Mobile World Congress
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4/1/2014  |  Post a comment
VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger speaks to Heavy Reading about the value of virtualization spanning from the data center to service provider networks to mobile devices.
Carrier Grade NFV – a Must for Telecom
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3/21/2014  |  Post a comment
Wind River VP of Network Strategy, Mike Langlois, discusses the importance of not compromising on performance or carrier grade characteristics for NFV implementations in the carrier infrastructure.
Network Transformation at the Heart of IoT
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3/21/2014  |  Post a comment
Wind River President, Barry Mainz, discusses the impact IoT is having on the network. With data traffic and bandwidth demands skyrocketing, network transformation and IoT go hand in glove.
ZTE LTE: Leading the Evolution
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3/17/2014  |  1 comment
ZTE is at the forefront of LTE innovation, with a number of world firsts and top awards to its name.
Facing the Risk of Mobile Malware
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1/15/2014  |  Post a comment
Nominum's product manager for security, Pat Barnes, talks about the security threats that mobile operators face and how mobile operators can mitigate them.
Transmode's Panelist Session at ESDN Expo 2013
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12/11/2013  |  Post a comment
During his panelist session at Ethernet & SDN Expo 2013 in New York City, Rob Adams, VP of Product Management, Transmode, shares his thoughts on reducing costs and generating new revenues with Metro P-OTS 2.0.
RAD Talks Service Assured Access
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11/4/2013  |  Post a comment
RAD's CEO, Dror Bin, discusses how RAD's Service Assured Access solutions are designed to increase revenues and decrease operational costs for service providers by normalizing four key dimensions of their service offerings.
Cisco's Sultan Dawood at ESDN Expo 2013
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11/4/2013  |  Post a comment
Cisco's Senior Marketing Manager, Sultan Dawood, joins Heavy Reading's Caroline Chappell at Ethernet & SDN Expo 2013 in New York City. Dawood discusses Cisco's strategy for SDN and NFV, as well as some of Cisco's recent announcements about the evolved programmable network.
Huawei's Large Scale Vectoring System
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11/1/2013  |  Post a comment
Les Brown, the Director of Wireline Access Standards at Huawei, introduces us to the MA5600T, Huawei's Large Scale Vectoring System.
Digitized Business Operation
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11/1/2013  |  Post a comment
Rupert Reid, Sr. Business Consultant for Huawei Software, talks about how his customers can monetize the data explosion we are currently seeing in the technology industry.
EANTC Showcases With Huawei
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10/25/2013  |  Post a comment
At the SDN & OpenFlow World Congress in Bad Homburg, Germany, EANTC, European Advanced Network Testing Center, showcased its recent world's first 4.6T test with Huawei's industry leading technology.
Justin Dustzadeh’s Keynote at SDN & OpenFlow World Congress 2013
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10/25/2013  |  Post a comment
In his keynote speech at SDN & OpenFlow World Congress 2013, Dr. Justin Dustzadeh spoke about Huawei's SDN and NFV solutions which are a part of SoftCOM.
Overture Lays Out Requirements for Carrier Class NFV Orchestration
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10/22/2013  |  Post a comment
Overture's Chief Technologist, Prayson Pate, discusses the importance of carrier class orchestration to network functions virtualization (NFV). In this interview that took place at Light Reading's Ethernet & SDN Expo in NYC, Prayson reviews five critical differences between orchestration for datacenters and a carrier class orchestration system.
Lumos VP Craig Drinkhall Interview
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10/18/2013  |  Post a comment
Craig Drinkhall, VP of Product Management & Engineering of Lumos, joins Heavy Reading analyst Graham Finnie at Ethernet & SDN Expo 2013.
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From 4G to 5G: Alcatel-Lucent's Dave Geary

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Dave Geary, President of Wireless at Alcatel-Lucent, talks about the evolution of the 4G market, small cells, partnerships, 5G and the IoT.
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Building a Secure Telefonica Network With Huawei's High-End Firewall

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Andrew Davies, IP architect of the Telefonica, a leading digital communications company, discusses the Huawei security gateway solution and putting the solution into the testbed.
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Huawei Partners with Spirent to Verify CE12816's 10GE Port & TRILL Networking Capabilities

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Spirent Communications is the world's leading supplier for telecom testing appliances and solutions. Spirent has been in a close partnership with Huawei for a long time.
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Saudi Airlines & Its ICT Transformation

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In this video, Saudi Airlines discusses its network problems and how Huawei's Agile Network is its all-in-one solution.
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Huawei's Agile Switch Benefiting Saudi Arabia's Yamamah Hospital

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Saudi Arabia's Yamamah Hospital speaks about how Huawei's Agile Switch has improved the medical service's network infrastructure.
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FanPlay & Huawei Build a Wireless Agile Smart Stadium

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FanPlay is a cloud-based white label service, which is effectively a football fan engagement platform underpinned by mobile payment technology.
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Building an Agile Stadium

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Stadiums may be thousands of tons of concrete and steel, but they now need to be agile. Being at the stadium may not be as alluring as it once was. Sports franchises and stadium operators discuss how to get fans back.
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Huawei Helps ChinaCache Tackle Challenges in the Internet Industry

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ChinaCache is China's largest content distribution network supplier. Huawei's CE12800 has provided ChinaCache with very strong support in its establishment of an infrastructure network.
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Cefinity on Managed Security Services & Next-Generation Firewall

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Cefinity is a cloud management service provider in Southeast Asia. Ivan Zhang, CEO of the company, discusses the implementation of security service management in the cloud era.
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Huawei's Agile Gateway in the Eyes of Cefinity

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Cefinity is a managed service provider for enterprise networks. The company currently uses Huawei's AR series routers for the most complete range of functions. CEO Ivan Zhang speaks about the advantages of the AR series routers.
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CTO of Bus-Online Talks About Huawei's Agile Gateway

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Bus-Online covers around 100 million users everyday. In addition to providing mobile TV, and advertising services to the public, Bus-Online has also entered the field of mobile Internet.
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Amsterdam ArenA as an Agile Campus

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The Amsterdam ArenA, home of the Ajax soccer team, can be a crowded space. ArenA has partnered with Huawei to work on bringing ample bandwidth to 53,000 people at the same time.
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