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Goodnight PBX, Goodnight Moon
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11/22/2012  |  4 comments
9:00 AM And goodnight light and the red balloon…
Carrier vs. IT: Cowboys & Aliens?
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10/25/2012  |  Post a comment
12:00 PM The carrier and IT communities are worlds apart when it comes to big mobile issues, according to some recent surveys
Apple vs. Samsung: Who Is the Biggest Loser?
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8/27/2012  |  2 comments
2:10 PM Apple’s device competitors have been knocked to the mat, but mobile operators have been staggered, too
Smooth Social Operators
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7/20/2012  |  2 comments
9:00 AM You'd think hi-tech vendors would be more social-network-savvy than carrier folks. But it's just not true
Which Is the Most Macho Broadband Plan?
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5/23/2012  |  Post a comment
The US, Brazil, Colombia and Chile all have their Broadband Plans in place. But which one has the biggest cojones?
The Telecom CMOs: NSN's Barry French
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3/2/2012  |  Post a comment
11:00 AM Light Reading talks to Barry French, CMO of NSN, and finds out what the big marketing picture is for the vendor
The Telecom CMOs: AlcaLu's Stephen Carter
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3/1/2012  |  Post a comment
4:45 PM Light Reading interviews star telecom CMO Stephen Carter of Alcatel-Lucent
The Telecom CMOs: Ericsson's Arun Bhikshesvaran
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2/28/2012  |  3 comments
11:00 AM What is the vendor's big message in Barcelona? And what's it costing?
It's a 4G World
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2/7/2012  |  4 comments
5:30 PM Joe's reasons why UBM TechWeb is buying 4G World from Yankee Group
Top 10 Topics at Futurecom
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9/19/2011  |  Post a comment
12:05 PM Light Reading's Joe Braue offers highlights from the most influential telecom tradeshow in Latin America
Back to the Futurecom
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9/14/2011  |  Post a comment
8:00 AM Riding the Brazilian data deluge
The Power of the Pink Dress
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6/30/2011  |  2 comments
2:15 PM Anything T-Mobile USA can do...
CxO Download: Tom Fallon of Infinera
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1/14/2011  |  Post a comment
9:00 AM LR talks with Tom Fallon about his first year as CEO of Infinera
CxO Download: Jef Graham of RGB Networks
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1/10/2011  |  Post a comment
9:40 AM Everything you ever wanted to know about Jef Graham, except where the second 'f' went
CxO Downloads: Zhone's Mory Ejabat
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12/23/2010  |  8 comments
10:00 AM Raising $500M was a career highlight and, getting 60 percent of your acquisitions right is pretty good
CxO Downloads: Extreme's Oscar Rodriguez
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12/22/2010  |  4 comments
6:00 AM Job No. 1 at Extreme: Focus
A Telecom & Cable CXO Reading List
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12/20/2010  |  Post a comment
9:30 AM Check out what some CXOs are reading for fun and inspiration
CxO Downloads: AboveNet's Rajiv Datta
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12/8/2010  |  Post a comment
3:25 PM More vendors means more complexity
CxO Downloads: Calix's Carl Russo
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12:00 PM Pick your Ethernet chipset wisely
CxO Downloads: NTT America's Doug Junkins
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11/25/2010  |  Post a comment
12:00 PM Ethernet’s not just a service, but the 'underlying technology for delivering a host of services,' believes Doug Junkins
Futurecom: 5 More Hot Topics
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10/28/2010  |  Post a comment
5:25 PM More service provider concerns from Futurecom in Brazil
At Futurecom: A Peek at Brazil's Potential
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10/27/2010  |  3 comments
6:50 PM Here's what everyone is talking about at Futurecom in Brazil


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Red Hat Demo

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Red Hat's Nicolas Lemieux demonstrates how Red Hat is driving innovation through open source communities.
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Red Hat's Approach to OpenStack Adoption

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Red Hat's Radhesh Balakrishnan outlines his company's open source strategy for both enterprises and telcos.
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The New IP Goes Mobile With vEPC

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Heavy Reading's Gabriel Brown discusses results of a Light Reading survey sponsored by Brocade that shows a clear commitment by mobile operators to move quickly to virtual EPC deployment.
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Making Business Sense of SDN

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Results of a Brocade-sponsored survey show that CSPs have a clear sense of SDN use cases but are wrestling with the business case. Sterling Perrin of Heavy Reading looks behind the numbers.
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NFV Will Be Here Sooner Than You Think

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Forget the usual ten-year cycle for new technologies – NFV will be a core part of CSP networks in five years, based on results of a Brocade-sponsored survey, says Heavy Reading's Caroline Chappell.
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The New IP Gains Traction With CSPs

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Roz Roseboro of Heavy Reading analyzes results of a Light Reading survey sponsored by Brocade showing that CSPs are getting serious about making the transition to the New IP era.
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It's (Real) Time for Analytics

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Heavy Reading's Jim Hodges looks at how CSPs say they plan to use analytics to deploy new services in real time as part of The New IP, based on results of a survey sponsored by Brocade.
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IoT in Action

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Two co-workers discuss the benefits of IoT technology.
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Ericsson Opens Up on OPNFV

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Martin Bäckström, VP and head of industry area Datacom at Ericsson, talks to Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders about the emergence of OPNFV, the importance of standards and Ericsson's OPNFV plans.
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NetNumber Founder Discusses NFV/SDN Impact on SP Networks

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NetNumber Founder Doug Ranalli examines why SPs need a new network infrastructure for service agility. While NFV and SDN are the tools, the old ways of thinking about signaling control are inhibitors. Doug provides his recommendations.
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Orchestrating NFV vCPE Services Across Multivendor Networks

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Nirav Modi provides an overview of vCPE, the fastest-growing NFV use case, showing how Cyan's Blue Planet orchestrates vCPE services across a multivendor infrastructure to rapidly deliver new managed services for business customers.
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ZTE at LTE Summit Amsterdam 2015

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As one of the leading global telecommunications providers, ZTE presented its cutting-edge technology at LTE World Summit 2015 in Amsterdam. On display at ZTE's booth were the latest R&D achievements in wireless, 5G development, HetNet, deep convergence of FDD and TDD, and RCS/IMD/iSDN/vCN.
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BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
Casa Systems has been going from strength to strength over the last couple of years. In 2013, it became the first vendor to ship an integrated CCAP device -- the ...
Cedrik Neike, SVP of Global Service Provider, Service Delivery, at Cisco, talks to Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders about solving service provider customer problems in a virtualized, DevOps world, including multivendor support and the future of network procurement.
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