The Human Gain of the Smart Home
Column | 10/20/2014 | 5 comments
Norway's Lyse Smart is showing how broadband-enabled applications can improve the lives of elderly people and provide a cost-effective alternative to traditional care home services.
Why SDN & NFV Matter to Cable
Column | 10/13/2014 | 4 comments
If we can build complex systems from simple components with precise functionality, we can more easily change those systems as new technologies arise.
Managing & Securing SDN & NFV
Column | 9/26/2014 | 5 comments
Once SDN and NFV are added to already complex wide area networks, management and security become even greater challenges for operators.
Take Time to Give Time
Column | 8/18/2014 | 2 comments
Don't let new technologies and whizz-bang gadgets keep you from respecting those speaking to you and giving them the full attention they deserve.
Lifting the Cloud Over SDN
Column | 7/21/2014 | 5 comments
Defining SDN realistically will help carriers cut through the hype, says Sunil Khandekar, CEO of Alcatel-Lucent's Nuage Networks.
The Big Telecom Switch
Column | 7/9/2014 | 12 comments
There's been a significant switch at the top of the telcos' list of priorities – monetizing networks has edged building networks from the top of the pile.
WhatsUp With mVoIP?
Column | 6/24/2014 | 4 comments
Mobile operators need a strategy to deal with the demise of traditional voice and the rise of mobile voice-over-IP (mVoIP), and that includes working with the OTT players.
The Three Faces of SDN
Column | 5/5/2014 | 13 comments
Vendors are vying to define SDN in ways that advantage their own products. Meanwhile, the threat from cloud providers looms like a zombie army in the distance.
FTTH in Latin America – Really?
Column | 4/18/2014 | 3 comments
A new industry report suggests that the market for fixed broadband services in Latin America is about to grow dramatically, driven by fiber access, but I don't see it.
Small Cells: Finding Answers in 2014
Column | 4/14/2014 | 2 comments
Small cells have taken far longer than many have expected to take hold in the market, but now, as the industry is maturing, what's needed for several different deployment scenarios?
Going All IP
Column | 3/24/2014 | 2 comments
Why the metro network may become the sweet spot for cable operators to leverage SDN.
From The Founder
It's clear to me that the communications industry is divided into two types of people, and only one is living in the real world.
Upcoming Live Events
October 29, 2014, New York City
November 6, 2014, Santa Clara
November 11, 2014, Atlanta, GA
December 2, 2014, New York City
December 3, 2014, New York City
December 9-10, 2014, Reykjavik, Iceland
February 10, 2015, Atlanta, GA
March 26, 2015, Denver, CO
June 9-10, 2015, Chicago, IL
WhoIsHostingThis.com presents six of the world's most extreme WiFi hotspots, enabling the most epic selfies you can imagine.