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Monarch LTE Platform
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1/12/2017  | 
Monarch is the world’s first and most highly-optimized LTE-M (Cat M1) and NB-IoT (Cat NB1) chip. It is purpose-built for the Release 13 narrowband LTE standard. Monarch comprises baseband, RF, power management, and RAM in a single package and supports PSM and eDRX for 10 year plus battery life.
Wi-Fi Credential Provisioning, Authentication and Management
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1/9/2017  | 
This white paper discusses the challenges and opportunities associated with Wi-Fi credential provisioning, authentication and management. The paper addresses the benefits and limitations of Hotspot 2.0, as well as the merits of a client-assisted approach to Wi-Fi credential provisioning and management.
Blockchain and Data Integrity eBook
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1/6/2017  | 
Download the eBook, and understand how blockchains can bring integrity assurance to the Internet of Things.
How to Master the Digital Economy
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1/6/2017  | 
The message is clear: today’s businesses require a data center that’s built for the digital economy. Our eBook guides you from the goal to the solution and the final result – this is the journey to winning with cloud.
Working in the Cloud – Infographic
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1/6/2017  | 
Learn more about what US decision makers and business users really think about the cloud by downloading the infographic "Working in the Cloud".
Removing the Spectrum Straitjacket
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12/22/2016  | 
Key Virtualization Trends: SD-WAN, Virtual CPE
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12/19/2016  | 
2016 has been proven, if nothing else, how challenging it can be to deliver on the early promises of virtualization. Reduced operating and capital costs? Greater agility? New revenue opportunities? This report takes a look at some of the key industry developments and trends impacting and enabling these emerging opportunities and highlights some of the challenges facing network operators as they implement their virtualization strategies.
Cost-Effective Capacity Expansion through Multi-Sector Solution
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12/19/2016  | 
Optimizing DOCSIS 3.1 Performance for Gigabit Services
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12/14/2016  | 
Testing OFDM Building Blocks and Results Analysis: It is essential that each of these OFDM building blocks be tested to ensure optimal performance. Each block is discussed in more detail in this poster’s “Testing and Turn-Up” section.
Putting DOCSIS 3.1 Networks to the Test
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12/14/2016  | 
With DOCSIS 3.1, cable companies will be able to make an enormous leap in broadband transmission rates. D3.1 includes new technologies, and its implementation can be complex. Preparing the network and monitoring its performance will be critical.
Strategies for Managing WiFi Networks
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12/14/2016  | 
Managed WiFi services are a rapidly growing revenue source for residential service providers. Resolving customer WiFi problems helps improve customer relationships and the customer experience and provides the opportunity to upsell broadband services.
Inside Check Point’s Cybersecurity Research Lab
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12/13/2016  | 
Check Point Carrier Security Solutions
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12/13/2016  | 
LTE Radio Transport Security: Vulnerabilities, Threats & Controls
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12/13/2016  | 
vCPE: Market Outlook
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12/12/2016  | 
This report looks at where we are today with challenges and developments related to vCPE deployment and highlights some of the initiatives and operator strategies that are bringing early vCPE programs to market.
From Ripples to Waves – How the Evolution of Consumer Demands Changed Cloud Communications
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12/9/2016  | 
Today workers expect the same applications experience at work that they enjoy at home. Spiceworks, a community of IT professionals, conducted research to uncover their views. Discover more about the growth of cloud communications in this whitepaper.
Get Ready for the Cloud X.0
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12/9/2016  | 
Cloud X.0 is the promise of the cloud fulfilled: simple to use, seamless across mobile and fixed devices, and empowering users. One in four enterprise cloud communications seats globally run on Mitel. Explore a new Cloud strategy in this guide.
Cloud Communications in the modern workplace – a Mitel whitepaper
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12/9/2016  | 
IT professionals know how communications technology can improve productivity and support team collaboration. Discover more about how cloud communications can drive productivity while at the same time reduce complexity for IT professionals.
Transform your video services with a cloud platform
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12/8/2016  | 
Multi-screen TV is here to stay. In this e-book we examine how to win - efficiently - in this market. We’ll explore the 4 key pillars to building and delivering effective OTT solutions including how to extend your reach quickly, and securing your entire value chain.
Unleashing the Benefits of SD-WAN
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12/5/2016  | 
Ensemble SmartWAN
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12/5/2016  | 
Challenges and Solution of FDD/TDD Converged Networks
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12/5/2016  | 
Autonomic Test Automation For Total Testing in the Digital Era
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12/1/2016  | 
Autonomic Test Automation is an innovative new approach that uses artificial intelligence, machine learning and test analytics for automated test design, execution and maintenance of the automation framework.
CGNAT Isn’t a Capability it’s a Lifecycle Strategy
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11/29/2016  | 
With the exponential growth of subscribers and connected devices, service providers have been investing in infrastructure to support increasing traffic growth while implementing new services to attract new subscribers and increase revenue. This white paper provides an overview of the various components that are required for a complete CGNAT and IPv6 migration solution, which encompass the entire lifecycle of the transition to IPv6.
NFV Best Practices for Service Agility
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11/29/2016  | 
Digital business transformation is disrupting businesses in every industry. This creates tremendous opportunities for service providers across the world.
Cisco’s foundational software contribution FD.io, Fast and Feature Rich
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11/29/2016  | 
A few months back, the Linux Foundation launched a Collaborative Project called FD.io (“fido”). One of the foundational contributions to FD.io is code that the Cisco engineering team wrote, called Vector Packet Processing or VPP for short.
Case Study, Softbank’s insight into accelerating service delivery with virtualization and automation
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11/29/2016  | 
As businesses get more connected, the market for network services continues to grow. But for service providers, it’s getting harder to stand out from the crowd.
Making Sense of the Evolving Business Services Market
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11/29/2016  | 
Even as it continues to expand, the business services market is rapidly changing. Driven by pressure on enterprises to transform their operations to become more agile and economic and take advantage of cloud based services, large and small companies alike are now seeking to leverage more than just the basic data, voice and video services of yesteryear.
Light Reading Report – SDN/NFV: Market Update
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11/28/2016  | 
Onboarding VNFs into a hybrid (mix of legacy and cloud) networking domain and then managing a combination of existing and virtual assets (and being able to bill for the resulting services) has proven to be a massive challenge. This report looks at how these headwinds can be overcome en route to a brighter virtualization future.
Commercial NB-IoT Services Debuts in Wuzhen
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11/23/2016  | 
IDC Technology Spotlight
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11/18/2016  | 
This paper examines the movement of IT from on-premise datacenters to the cloud and the service provider opportunities related to this shift. It also examines the role that storage technology vendor NetApp plays in this market transition.
Managed EdgeCloud with Cisco and NetApp
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11/18/2016  | 
For cloud service providers and managed service providers who want to quickly and easily deliver a dedicated hosted private cloud to your customer, Managed EdgeCloud is the solution.
Making 5G New Radio (NR) a Reality
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11/17/2016  | 
What amazing technology innovations are needed to make 5G a reality? Download this presentation on 5G New Radio (a.k.a. 5G NR) – the global 5G standard for a more capable, unified air interface – to learn more.
Gigabit LTE and the Path to 5G
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11/17/2016  | 
Qualcomm recently announced our first 5G modem for early 5G mmWave deployments and trials. Download this presentation to learn more, and also learn about the essential role of Gigabit LTE in the 5G mobile broadband experience.
Exploring 5G New Radio: Use Cases, Capabilities & Timeline – HeavyReading whitepaper
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11/17/2016  | 
5G New Radio (a.k.a. 5G NR) is the name for the new air interface being developed to enable advanced 5G services. Download this whitepaper to explore the key features of 5G NR as understood at this stage of development.
Exploring the potential of mmWave for 5G mobile access – HeavyReading whitepaper
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11/17/2016  | 
mmWave bands are emerging as an important – and probably critical – access technology to meet challenging 5G performance targets. Download this whitepaper to learn how new 5G technologies are mobilizing communications at these higher frequencies.
Paving the Path to Narrowband 5G with LTE IoT
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11/17/2016  | 
How will LTE IoT fit in the 5G world? Download this presentation to learn about new narrowband LTE IoT technologies. These new technologies will address a wide-range of low-power wide-area (LPWA) applications and pave the path to 5G massive IoT.
Big Video Challenges 5G
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11/15/2016  | 
Carrier SDN-Enabled Dynamic Enterprise Services
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11/14/2016  | 
This application note summarizes the benefits and considerations for CSPs who plan to offer dynamic network connectivity services and describes how the Nokia Network Services Platform (NSP) carrier software-defined networking (SDN) platform can be used to evolve CSP networks to enable on-demand service capabilities faster, more profitably and at a great scale than ever before.
NFV Migration: Pure Pragmatism or Pragmatic Purity? Why Operators Are Turning Away From ‘Pure Virtualization’
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11/10/2016  | 
As NFV technologies mature, CSPs are realising that delivering VNFs via customer premises equipment makes just as much commercial sense as the ‘pure NFV’ vision of device consolidation in data centers and at the network edge. In this white paper, Pravin Mirchandani, CMO, OneAccess Networks, explains why the industry’s focus has shifted as the first wave of NFV deployments begin to take shape.
NASDAQ Transforms Its Network with NFV
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11/8/2016  | 
Read how NASDAQ successfully deployed and tested NFV components on an Intel® architecture-based infrastructure.
End-to-End Service Instantiation with Open Source MANO
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11/8/2016  | 
An open-source orchestration solution based on published information and data models enables an Open Network Function Virtualization ecosystem that addresses multiple use cases for carrier-grade NFV.
Network Functions Virtualization Using Intel® Ethernet Multi-host Controller FM10000 Family
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11/8/2016  | 
Moving to open systems with high volume multi-core Intel® processors can reduce system cost and streamline software development efforts.
Creating a Better NFV Platform: Dell, Red Hat, and Intel Foster Interoperability
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11/8/2016  | 
Deploying NFV solutions on standard high volume servers allows Communication Service Providers to reduce service-delivery costs, improve agility, and enhance flexibility across the infrastructure.
End-to-End Optimized Network Function Virtualization Deployment (Brocade, Cyan, Red Hat, Telefonica)
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11/8/2016  | 
Gain insights and lessons learned from Telefonica NFV deployment.
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From The Founder
Cisco's Conrad Clemson, recently promoted to head up the company's Service Provider Apps & Platforms developments, talks to Light Reading's Founder and CEO Steve Saunders about how he's bringing cloud video, mobile and virtualization together to empower network operators.
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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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Masergy: Ability to Adapt Key for NFV

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Speaking at Light Reading's 2020 Vision in Rome, Masergy's VP, Global Technology, Ray Watson, said agility is key to providing the mix and match NFV-based services that are driving business for the managed service provider today.
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Equinix: The Data Explosion

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At Light Reading's 2020 Vision in Rome, Eric Schwartz, president of EMEA, Equinix, talked about how Equinix is helping its customers manage the influx of data today, and how it's preparing for a future filled with millions of connected IoT devices.
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Heavy Reading: The Changing Data Center Landscape

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At Light Reading's 2020 Vision event in Rome, Heavy Reading's Senior Analyst Roz Roseboro talks about how virtualization is impacting data center evolution and how that evolution is affecting the relationship between service providers, data center operators and public cloud providers.
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Boingo: Prepping for Millions of Devices

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At Light Reading's 2020 Vision in Rome, Boingo's CTO Derek Peterson discusses how wireless operators will address the needs of low-bandwidth and high-bandwidth apps at the same time, the need for more MHz, the impact of IoT and more.
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Comcast Shows Off Gig Gateway at CES

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With its largest presence at CES in years, Comcast took the wraps off its long-awaited gigabit gateway and a new platform for managing the home WiFi network. Light Reading Senior Editor Mari Silbey sat down with EVP Chris Satchell to discuss the latest Comcast advance, and met with VP of Product Strategy and Development Andrea Peiro to walk through a demo of the ...
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Colt: End-to-End Key for 2017

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At Light Reading's 2020 Vision Executive Summit in Rome, Nico Fischbach of Colt said having a multi-carrier, end-to-end service proposition is going to be key for 2017 -- and SD-WAN is instrumental in making it happen.
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Cisco's Clemson on Mobile Cloud Video

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Cisco's Conrad Clemson, recently promoted to head up the company's Service Provider Apps & Platforms developments, talks to Light Reading's Founder and CEO Steve Saunders about how he's bringing cloud video, mobile and virtualization together to empower network operators. "If you think about where we're going… whether it's a mobile application, or a video ...
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VMware Telco NFV Solutions – Preparing for 5G & IOT

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Shekar Ayyar, EVP & Corporate Strategy/General Manager of Telco for VMware, discusses VMware's Telco NFV solutions role and foundation for the Imminent Arrival of 5G & IOT.
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Heavy Reading: Big Video Set to Disrupt

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At Light Reading's 2020 Vision Executive Summit in Rome, Heavy Reading's Adi Kishore talks about the challenges of managing and monetizing bandwidth-intensive video, and how service providers will need to transform their networks to cope with the big video explosion.
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Heavy Reading: IoT Set to Disrupt

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Heavy Reading's Senior Analyst of IoT, Steve Bell, tells Light Reading how the Internet of Things (IoT) will transform service provider markets, business models and mindsets, and how virtualizing the network core and Fog networking is key to meeting the agility and flexibility demands of IoT in the future.
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Ensemble SmartWAN Explained

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Ray Le Maistre and Prayson Pate, CTO of the Ensemble division at ADVA Optical Networking, discuss the details around the recent Ensemble SmartWAN announcement from ADVA and its potential impact on the SD-WAN movement as it goes virtual.
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Telstra Shares Digital Dos & Don'ts

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At Light Reading's 2020 Vision Executive Summit in Rome, Telstra's Managing Director of EMEA Tom Homer shares his insight into what makes a good partner in today's digital world.
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