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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


From The Founder
Light Reading sits down at CES with the head of Cisco's service provider video business, Conrad Clemson, to discuss how NFV and cloud security relate to video, the challenge of managing 4K/8K traffic, the global expansion of Netflix and virtual reality.
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CLOUD / MANAGED SERVICES: Prepping Ethernet for the Cloud
Moderator: Ray LeMaistre Panelists: Jeremy Bye, Leonard Sheahan
Between the CEOs
CEO Chat With Level 3's Jack Waters

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Light Reading CEO and founder Steve Saunders sits down with Level 3 Communications' CTO Jack Waters to discuss hot topics like virtualization, 4K and the future of telecom...
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The Composable Telco

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Heavy Reading's Principal Analyst Caroline Chappell presents the keynote at Light Reading's 2020 Vision Executive Summit in Dublin.
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Join Us at the Digital Operations Transformation Summit

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The Digital Operations Transformation Summit on February 21, 2016 at the Crowne Plaza Barcelona Fira Centre will bring together 50 senior executives to engage in a unique debate on the opportunities and challenges presented by the transformative evolving digital landscape. RSVP now at events@lightreading.com.
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Making the Test: ADVA Ensemble Connector vs. Open vSwitch

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Light Reading, in partnership with EANTC, recently tested ADVA's Ensemble Connector, which replaces open vSwitch and offers carrier-grade capability and interoperability. The test results strengthen ADVA's credibility as a provider in the virtualization space.
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Bridging the Gap Between PoCs & Deployment in NFV

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Charlie Ashton of Wind River presents the keynote at Light Reading's 2020 Vision executive summit in Dublin.
Between the CEOs
CEO Chat With Mike Aquino

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The former CEO of Overture Networks, Mike Aquino, discusses why truly open virtualization solutions provide service providers with the greatest choice.
Shades of Ray
MWC: Buckle Up for 5G & the IIoT

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This year's Mobile World Congress looks set to be a 5G land grab and a chance to get down and dirty with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) – but what will the 5G discussions actually be about?
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Case Study: Building China's Next-Gen TV Networks

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With over 2 billion viewers worldwide, Shenzhen Media Group is one of China's largest content producers. By partnering with Huawei and Sobey, SZMG was able to modernize media operations with the Converged News Center, a production studio that is a model for next-generation workflows.
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Quad Channel Modulator Driver with 46 Gbaud Capability from MACOM

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MACOM's MAOM-003427 is the industry's first surface-mount modulator driver with 46 Gbaud capability to support next generation 200G and 400G applications.
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Video Infographic: Validating Cisco's NFV Infrastructure

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We all know that the network of the future will be virtual, but when will virtual become a reality? This video infographic covers the four key areas in which Light Reading, in partnership with EANTC, tested Cisco's NFV infrastructure: performance, reliability, multi-service capabilities and single pane of glass management.

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Between the CEOs
CEO Chat With Phil McKinney, CableLabs

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At CES in Las Vegas, we met with Phil McKinney, CEO of CableLabs. Phil provides an update on the rollout of DOCSIS 3.1, his views on the future of open source and how consumer interest in virtual reality could affect network traffic.
Between the CEOs
Ericsson CTO on the Changing Telecom Market

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At CES 2015, CTO of Ericsson, Ulf Ewaldsson, sits down with CEO of Light Reading, Steve Saunders, to discuss the changing telecom market, the new partnership with Cisco and the future of the telecom industry.
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Light Reading CEO and founder Steve Saunders sits down with Level 3 Communications' CTO Jack Waters to discuss hot topics like virtualization, 4K and the future of telecom...
The former CEO of Overture Networks, Mike Aquino, discusses why truly open virtualization solutions provide service providers with the greatest choice.
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Broadband speeds are ramping up across Europe as the continent, at its own pace, follows North America towards a gigabit society. But there are many steps to take on the road to gigabit broadband availability and a number of technology options that can meet the various requirements of Europe’s high-speed fixed broadband network operators. During this radio show we will look at some of the catalysts for broadband network investments and examine the menu of technology options on offer, including vectoring and G.fast for copper plant evolution and the various deployment possibilities for FTTH/B.