Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes
Service Providers Jump on Cloud Mobility
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 1/14/2015 | 1 comment
Communications service providers are looking to offer cloud services to any device, anywhere and at any time to boost their revenues from enterprise and SMB customers.
Cable's Challenge to Go Green
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 12/30/2014 | 2 comments
The cable industry is embarking on its most ambitious effort ever to cut its energy consumption and associated costs
Why Hybrid Cloud Makes Sense
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 10/30/2014 | 2 comments
Enterprises increasingly realize that in order to run their businesses economically they need to fundamentally change ways in which they operate their businesses in the connected IP world.
G.fast: Niche or Not?
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 10/29/2014 | 1 comment
There's plenty of activity in the emerging G.fast broadband technology sector, but will it come to anything?
Getting TV Everywhere in Gear
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 10/29/2014 | Post a comment
Here are some steps that service providers could take to boost the reach, awareness and success of their multiscreen video ventures.
Backhaul Strategies: Looking to 2015
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 9/29/2014 | 2 comments
The challenges associated with small cell deployments, the impact of virtualization, and the demand for dark fiber are just some of the topics to be debated at the upcoming Backhaul Strategies conference in New York City.
Who's Doing Best in LTE-A?
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 8/14/2014 | Post a comment
As LTE-Advanced networks begin to reach commercial deployment, technology suppliers are scrambling to establish market leadership positions.
Where to Put Your VNFs
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 8/4/2014 | 6 comments
When it comes to virtual network functions (VNFs), Dell is convinced that the heavy lifting will need to be done in the 'cloud'.
Cable & OTT: Do We Hear Wedding Bells?
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 7/3/2014 | 5 comments
Cable and over-the-top (OTT) providers are striking up an unusual friendship, yet this unexpected pairing may lead to profitability for both sides, once some significant challenges are hurdled.
LTE & EPC Drive ATCA
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 6/25/2014 | 2 comments
The rapid rollout of LTE is driving demand for ATCA-based systems to support the EPC, IMS and many related applications.
WiFi Gets Around
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 6/13/2014 | 4 comments
WiFi roaming isn't just for cellular offload anymore – MSOs and enterprise customers are also moving toward WiFi networks for cost savings across the board, especially for international roaming.
Who’s Afraid of OTT?
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 5/19/2014 | 19 comments
OTT services are giving service providers sleepless nights, according to the early results of a poll.
Big Changes in Store for CDNs
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 5/12/2014 | 1 comment
Verizon's acquisition of CDN provider EdgeCast is just one of several developments that will shake up the CDN sector.
Virtualization to Transform CPE
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 5/5/2014 | 2 comments
Customer premises equipment (CPE) is set to change dramatically in the coming years through virtualization, a process that will change business models for telcos, helping them to reduce capex and opex.
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Alcatel-Lucent details the formats and protocols used for streaming IP video, which is gaining in popularity.