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NSN Gets Aggressive in China
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7/19/2013  |  1 comment
Undercuts Huawei and ZTE in China Mobile 4G tender
NSN's Learning Curve
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7/11/2013  |  3 comments
CTO says vendor is seeking insight and inspiration from developer competitions
Reedy Returns to Light Reading
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4/18/2013  |  11 comments
After a few months away, Sarah Reedy is back on the Light Reading team
NGMN Sets Its Mobile Agenda
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3/12/2013  |  1 comment
Four new focus areas for NGMN Alliance highlight the key challenges facing mobile network operators in 2013
iPhone 5 Is Top Euro Data Hog
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1/14/2013  |  7 comments
9:00 AM Smartphones have bigger mobile data appetites than tablets in Europe
Femto Revival Rumblings
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1/11/2013  |  6 comments
11:20 AM Signs of renewed femtocell momentum raise questions for the public access small-cell market
Europe Needs Mobile Mavericks
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1/10/2013  |  7 comments
10:00 AM Independent mobile operators needed to bridge Europe's growing data price divide, finds study
UK Kicks Off 4G Auction Process
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12/11/2012  |  Post a comment
2:35 PM Hurrah! 4G auction process gets under way today as regulator Ofcom starts taking applications
Boffins Got Talent
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11/23/2012  |  3 comments
7:05 AM A potentially significant smartphone design is just one of the winners of a contest to discover the best startups in the UK
LTE Patent Pools: Two's a Crowd
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11/5/2012  |  5 comments
10:50 AM Can two be better than one when it comes to LTE patent pools?
2012 Leading Lights Finalists: Company of the Year (Private)
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11/1/2012  |  Post a comment
5:00 AM As the countdown to the Leading Lights awards continues, it's time to look at our nine finalists for the private company of the year
Smart Grid Reality Check
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10/22/2012  |  4 comments
11:25 AM Some utility companies don't want to rely on telcos for communications networks in their smart grids
DT's Best US Exit Bet
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10/3/2012  |  2 comments
4:40 PM With MetroPCS deal, is Deutsche Telekom finally saying auf wiedersehen to its US investment?
TeliaSonera Abandons VoIP Charge
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9/25/2012  |  1 comment
10:20 AM Carrier scraps mobile VoIP charge plan, but increases data prices
Huawei's High Hopes for Handsets
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9/24/2012  |  Post a comment
7:30 AM Huawei Device chief predicts big growth, references a Windows 8 handset and hints at a potential new OS
Hope for Some 4G Harmony
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9/21/2012  |  5 comments
11:00 AM Will Mexico start a wave of 700MHz licensing that leaves the US model stranded?
Diameter Matters
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9/17/2012  |  2 comments
11:25 AM We're not talking geometry here, but the threat of LTE signaling storms
Will Sharing Ease Spectrum Shortage?
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9/4/2012  |  2 comments
8:15 AM As EC proposes spectrum-sharing policy, regulators need to get on board
Samsung's 4G Breakthrough
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8/28/2012  |  3 comments
10:40 AM Vendor adds Europe to its list of LTE conquests
Privately Speaking, Who's the Best?
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8/13/2012  |  2 comments
8:30 AM Light Reading's Leading Lights Awards is looking for the Private Company of the Year
Will 4G Voice Silence Indie Talk Apps?
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8/9/2012  |  1 comment
5:00 AM VoLTE could finally allow carriers a way to compete with popular over-the-top voice apps
Here Comes the 4G iPhone
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7/31/2012  |  6 comments
7:15 AM If the latest speculation is right, Apple will reveal its next iPhone in September
Ruckus Sticks One on Cisco
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7/30/2012  |  5 comments
11:05 AM 'I'll see you outside...'
HLR Headaches
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7/25/2012  |  1 comment
7:00 AM Are subscriber database issues going to bedevil mobile operators?
Outage Strikes O2 UK
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7/12/2012  |  10 comments
4:00 AM Loss of services provides O2 UK with a customer relationship challenge
Billing Gets Personal
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7/3/2012  |  5 comments
9:25 AM If it's Tuesday, this must be billing in Belgium…
Small Cell Spotting in London
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6/26/2012  |  1 comment
7:10 AM On a fine June day in the UK capital, I looked for small cells on lampposts
RAN Revelations
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6/18/2012  |  4 comments
12:00 PM Small cells factored big in talks about RAN technology evolution at the 3GPP
Will Vodafone Start a Mobile Coupon Craze?
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6/6/2012  |  4 comments
9:35 AM Investment in mobile coupon company looks like a good deal for Vodafone
The Two Faces of OTT
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5/31/2012  |  Post a comment
4:00 AM Like them and/or loathe them, OTT services stir up mixed emotions for mobile operators
Pain in Spain Rains on LTE Fest
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5/25/2012  |  Post a comment
8:00 AM It wasn't all doom and gloom at LTE World Summit in Barcelona, but the dire Spanish economy cast its shadow, most notably at the airport
4G: Live in London
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5/16/2012  |  3 comments
4:00 PM London's first (and only) LTE network gets caught on camera by Light Reading Mobile
Will NSN Play the Wi-Fi Field?
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5/8/2012  |  2 comments
1:00 PM After a reseller agreement with Ruckus Wireless, will NSN hedge its carrier Wi-Fi bets?
Nokia: How Low Will It Go?
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5/2/2012  |  9 comments
12:05 PM An analyst forecast for Nokia's smartphone market share looks dire
More IPO Ruckus
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5/1/2012  |  Post a comment
10:25 Ruckus Wireless has reportedly hired banks for an IPO and is poised to announce a partnership with Nokia Siemens
Nokia's Moody's Blues
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4/16/2012  |  Post a comment
5:40 PM The credit rating agency knocks Nokia down to a notch above junk
Nokia's Nightmare Scenario
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4/12/2012  |  3 comments
12:05 AM Profit warning reveals severity of threat to Nokia's emerging market strongholds
Apple Goes Patently Femto
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3/29/2012  |  8 comments
6:40 AM What does the iPhone maker want with a femtocell patent?
A 4G Pig's Ear
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3/28/2012  |  2 comments
7:20 AM The UK's LTE spectrum auction could face yet more delays
Small Change for Windows Phone Apps
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3/26/2012  |  2 comments
8:05 AM Microsoft and Nokia attempt to entice developers with investments – but is €18M enough?
Britain's Bloomin' LTE
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3/14/2012  |  2 comments
7:40 AM First green shoots appear for next-gen mobile broadband in UK
Ides of March Looms for LightSquared
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3/7/2012  |  4 comments
7:00 AM Sprint reportedly poised to pull plug on network share deal on March 15
MWC 2012: Foto Fiesta
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3/2/2012  |  2 comments
9:45 AM Michelle's unofficial Mobile World Congress slideshow
Looking for lightRadio
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3/1/2012  |  2 comments
3:00 AM Light Reading Mobile did some small cell spotting here at MWC
Small Cell Forum Drops the 'F' Word
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2/15/2012  |  2 comments
12:00 PM Goodbye, femtos. Hello, 'small cells'
MWC = Mobile Wi-Fi Congress
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2/14/2012  |  Post a comment
9:15 AM Expect a Wi-Fi renaissance in Barcelona this year
Android Signaling Storm Rises in Japan
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1/31/2012  |  5 comments
9:40 AM NTT Docomo wants to talk to Google about Android's excessive signaling traffic load
SK Sheds Light on Het Net
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1/24/2012  |  Post a comment
8:15 AM South Korean mobile operator SK Telecom explains its Het Net
Caching In on Mobile Content
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1/24/2012  |  6 comments
7:55 AM Vendors create federated CDN for mobile networks
LTE iPad Coming Soon?
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1/16/2012  |  Post a comment
9:50 AM That's what Bloomberg reports, but should operators be worried about the impact on their networks?
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EANTC Tests Nokia IP Routing & Mobile Gateway VNFs for Real World Deployment

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Nokia obtained validation of its virtualized router and virtualized mobile gateway capabilities through rigorous testing performed by EANTC. The results set a new industry benchmark for outstanding performance, scalability, resiliency and manageability. Nokia VNFs are ready for telco cloud deployment, so that service providers can accelerate mobile, business and ...
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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.
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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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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.
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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.