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Realizing Operators' Digital Vision
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12/16/2014  |  Post a comment
Leveraging technology is fundamental to digital transformation but understanding customers and serving them really well is at the heart of digital businesses.
Vitesse CTO on SDN & NFV
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12/9/2014  |  Post a comment
Vitesse Semiconductor CTO Martin Nuss discusses why the industry is accelerating adoption of software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) and what it will take to harness their strengths in carrier networks.
Real-Time Predictive Analytics: Are Companies Ready to Take Full Advantage?
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12/8/2014  |  Post a comment
As companies invest hundreds of millions in data acquisition and analytical systems, Razorsight President and Chief Analytics Officer Chris Checco is turning to the next question: Are they ready to integrate the resulting real-time insights into their day-to-day decision-making from an organizational and business systems perspective?
Razorsight Expert's Advice on Real-Time Analytics
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11/27/2014  |  Post a comment
Razorsight's powerful cloud-based Predictive Analytics solutions are used by the world's leading communications and media brands to drive smarter decisions, enable faster actions and optimize outcomes. Get expert advice.
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.
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Paul Bunyan's Giant Gigabit Plans

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Gary Johnson, the CEO and GM of Minnesota rural operator Paul Bunyan Communications, discusses the company's 5,000-square-mile gigabit network rollout.
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CenturyLink: Building the Case for NFV

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At the 2020 Vision Executive Summit, James Feger, VP, Network Strategy & Development at CenturyLink, talks about how the US operator is approaching virtual network functions from an operational and business case perspective.
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Liberty Global Sees Business Goldmine

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Steen Sorensen, VP of business services for Liberty Global, explains where the giant international MSO sees growth potential.
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EE: The Road to 5G

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Andy Sutton, the principal network architect at UK mobile operator EE, explains how his company is using Wembley stadium as a wireless test bed and how that's helping EE to plan the evolution to 5G.
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Highlights of Huawei's NFV Open Cloud Forum 2014

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Huawei hosted its inaugural NFV Open Cloud Forum during the SDN & OpenFlow World Congress 2014 in Düsseldorf, Germany. The Forum brought together technology thought leaders, senior executives and telecom professionals from global carriers, industry associations, as well as other partner companies in the ecosystem, to exchange views on and collectively explore how ...
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Realizing Operators' Digital Vision

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Leveraging technology is fundamental to digital transformation but understanding customers and serving them really well is at the heart of digital businesses. TM Forum lists the following as the strategic pillars of the digital business: business agility and rapid innovation, operational agility and effectiveness, IT and data centricity, plus customer centricity. ...
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US Cellular Injects Analytics Into LTE

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US Cellular's Mario Vela explains how the operator uses analytics for network planning and what comes next as the carrier looks to eke more value out of its metrics.
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How Cox Biz Plans to Keep Growing

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Steve Rowley, SVP of Cox Business, details how the third-biggest US MSO intends to boost its revenues to $2 billion and beyond over the rest of the decade
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Interview With Bill Zhang, Director of SoftCOM Product Management, Huawei

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Bill Zhang elaborated on Huawei's open philosophy in NFV solution development and network architecture design at the SDN & OpenFlow World Congress 2014.
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Event Highlights: Huawei at SDN & OpenFlow World Congress 2014

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Huawei joined the 2014 SDN & OpenFlow Congress as one of the key sponsors and contributors. At the event, Huawei reinforced the openness and flexibility of its network infrastructure strategies, and provided updates on its SDN and NVF innovations. Through participations at the exhibitions, forums and speeches, Huawei encouraged the industry to "think bigger and ...
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How Cable Biz Services Hit $10B Mark

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Cable operators reached $10 billion in annual business services revenues by delving deeper into their vertical markets and expanding beyond the smallest firms.
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Mediacom Aims to Test Connected Tractors

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Cable business service provider is taking its services to the 'agribusiness' sector in partnership with farm equipment specialist John Deere and is getting involved in Gigabit Cities developments.
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