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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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12/1/2010  |  Post a comment
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


From The Founder
The independent evaluation of Nokia's key virtual network functions (VNFs) was a defining moment for the Finnish giant.
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Charting the CSP’s Future
Six different communications service providers join to debate their visions of the future CSP, following a landmark presentation from AT&T on its massive virtualization efforts and a look back on where the telecom industry has been and where it’s going from two industry veterans.
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Cisco's Innovations in Cable

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Marc Aldrich from Cisco discusses the latest in security, the evolution and momentum for CCAP and what the industry will be seeing next from Cisco.
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Leading Lights 2016 Highlights

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Some of the high points from this year's Leading Lights awards dinner at the Hotel Ella in Austin, Texas.
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Light Reading Hall of Fame 2016

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Find out who has been welcomed into Light Reading's Hall of Fame this year.
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ZTE TM Forum Highlights

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ZTE showcased its new ICT solutions at TM Forum in Nice.
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Gamma's MD on the Emergence of UC2

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Gamma Communications Managing Director David Macfarlane believes the unified communications (UC) market has reached a tipping point.
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The Ultimate 5-Minute Guide to Digital Customer Engagement

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In this short video, you will hear all about how Digital Customer Engagement is the key to meeting customer expectations, keeping them happy, and maximizing revenue. VP Product & Marketing at Pontis, Ofer Razon, breaks down for us the five essential capabilities for successful Digital Customer Engagement. Don’t miss!
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NFV in 2016: Part 1 – NFV Use Cases Get Real

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Consensus is building around the key use cases for NFV, including managed IP services at the network edge and on customer premises, which can generate new revenues from enterprises/SMBs and consumers; Evolved Packet Core to support LTE migration; and adjacent technologies, such as TAS and IMS, to support VoLTE and next-generation charging and policy control ...
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Nokia's Steve Vogelsang on NFV – Part 3

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Steve Vogelsang discusses the challenges of operational transformation and how Nokia helps its customers. Join Steve at the Big Communications Event in Austin the morning of May 24, on his keynote and optical networking panel.
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Level 3: Why UC Is In Demand

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Andrew Edison, Level 3's senior VP of sales, EMEA region, talks about the drivers of growth in the unified communications services market.
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ARM's OPNFV Action

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At the ARM booth at MWC 2016, Joe Kidder and Bob Monkman speak to Light Reading about OPNFV and their upcoming action.
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Nokia's Steve Vogelsang on NFV – Part 2

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Steve Vogelsang gives advice to service providers on how to move to NFV. Join Steve at the Big Communications Event in Austin the morning of May 24, on his keynote and optical networking panel.
LRTV Interviews
Interoute CTO on NFV's Maturity

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Matt Finnie, CTO at international operator Interoute, explains how NFV has made life easier in terms of logistics and how Interoute can now enable a 'software-defined moment' for its customers.
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BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
In this latest installment of the CEO Chat series, Craig Labovitz, co-founder and CEO of Deepfield, sits down with Light Reading's Steve Saunders in Light Reading's New York City office to discuss how Deepfield fits in with the big data trend and more.
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Our world has evolved through innovation from the Industrial Revolution of the 1740s to the information age, and it is now entering the Fourth Industrial Revolution, driven by technology. Technology is driving a paradigm shift in the way digital solutions deliver a connected world, changing the way we live, communicate and provide solutions. It can have a powerful impact on how we tackle some of the world’s most pressing problems. In this radio show, Caroline Dowling, President of Communications Infrastructure & Enterprise Computing at Flex, will join Women in Comms Director Sarah Thomas to discuss the impact technology has on society and how it can be a game-changer across the globe; improving lives and creating a smarter world. Dowling, a Cork, Ireland, native and graduate of Harvard Business School's Advanced Management Program, will also discuss her experience managing an international team focused on innovation in an age of high-speed change.