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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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Cable Eyeing SDN for Headend, Home Uses

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CableLabs is looking at virtualizing CMTS and CCAP devices in the headend, as well as in-home devices, says CableLabs' Karthik Sundaresan.
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Verizon's Emmons: SDN Key to Cost-Effective Scaling

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For Verizon and other network operators to ramp up available bandwidth cost effectively, they need to move to SDN and agree on how to do that.
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Lack of Universal SDN a Challenge

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Heavy Reading Analyst Sterling Perrin talks about how uncertainty about SDN standards and approaches may be slowing deployment.
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Steve Vogelsang Interview: Carrier SDN

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Sterling Perrin speaks to Steve Vogelsang, Alcatel-Lucent CTO for IP Routing & Transport business, about the new Carrier SDN-enabling Network Services Platform and the operator challenges it solves.
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Carrier SDN: On-Demand Networks for an On-Demand World

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Steve Vogelsang, Alcatel-Lucent CTO for IP Routing & Transport business, talks about requirements and benefits of Carrier SDN during the keynote address at the Light Reading Carrier SDN event May 2015.
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The Security Challenge of SDN

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CenturyLink VP James Feger discusses concerns that virtualization could create new vulnerabilities unless network operators build in safeguards.
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NFV Elasticity – Highly Available VNF Scale-Out Architectures for the Mobile Edge

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Peter Marek and Paul Stevens from Advantech Networks and Communications Group talk about their NFV Elasticity initiative and the company's latest platforms for deploying virtual network functions at the edge of the network. Packetarium XL and the new Versatile Server Module: 'designed to reach parts of the network that other servers cannot reach.'
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Bay Area Spark Meetup 2015

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Developed in 2009, Apache Spark is a powerful open source processing engine built around speed, ease of use and sophisticated analytics. This spring, Huawei hosted a meetup for Spark developers and data scientists in Santa Clara, California. Light Reading spoke with organizers and attendees about Huawei's code contributions and long-term commitment to Spark.
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The Transport SDN Buzz

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Sterling Perrin, senior analyst at Heavy Reading, speaks with Peter Ashwood-Smith of Huawei and Guru Parulkar of ON.Lab about the evolution of transport SDN and the integration of technologies.
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Next-Generation CCAP: Cisco cBR-8 Evolved CCAP

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John Chapman, Cisco's CTO of Cable Access Business Unit and Cisco Fellow, explained the innovation design of Cisco's cBR-8, the industry's first Evolved CCAP, including DOCSIS 3.1 design from ground-up, distributed CCAP with Remote PHY and path to virtualization. Cisco's cBR-8 Evolved CCAP is the platform that will last through the transitions.
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Meeting the Demands of Bandwidth & Service Group Growth

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Jorge Salinger, Comcast's Vice President of Access Architecture, explains how DOCSIS 3.1 and multi-service CCAP can meet the demands of the bandwidth and service group growth.
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DOCSIS 3.1: Transforming Cable From Hardware-Defined Network to Software-Defined Network

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John Chapman, Cisco's CTO of Cable Access Business Unit and Cisco Fellow, explains how DOCSIS 3.1 can transform cable HFC network to a more agile software-defined network.
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