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Broadband Fixed Wireless Access: Overcoming Delivery Challenges
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12/8/2017  | 
Deploy cloud-scale visibility, analytics and automation in real time
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12/5/2017  | 
As the cloud increases in complexity, operators need intelligent, automated network services that pinpoint and resolve DDOS security and performance issues—automatically. By deploying multi-dimensional insight, you can deliver the quality of experience your customers demand with the economies you need.
Insight Driven, Automated Networking
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12/5/2017  | 
Modern IP networks play a crucial role in connecting people, businesses and industries in the digital world. But the increasing scale, connectivity, diversity and dynamics of cloud content and IoT applications are putting new pressure on IP networking.
Volumetric DDoS Mitigation
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12/5/2017  | 
IP communication networks are indispensable for businesses and consumers to participate in the global sharing economy. The evolution to the cloud and the Internet of Things (IoT) has massive potential to enrich our digital lifestyle, but it also means greater opportunity for devastating denial of service (DDoS) attacks.
CSP Revenue Management: Enabling the Digital Service Provider Evolution
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12/1/2017  | 
In October 2017, Heavy Reading conducted an online survey of 100 CSP representatives working for around 75 different organizations across the globe. The questionnaire assessed the current state of CSP revenue management systems and explored their priorities for modernization. Click here to read the results.
Rural Company, Urban Footprint
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11/30/2017  | 
Building Fiber Expertise
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11/30/2017  | 
Optimizing your HFC Network Evolution While Laying a Foundation For Seamless Migration to FTTH
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11/29/2017  | 
Operators are now faced with upgrades which complement and potentially challenge their traditional thinking. Faced with many solutions for increasing capacity, operators must decide on an approach with the right price tag for what the business demands. This paper details each option and explores how effectively they prepare networks for tomorrow’s applications and services.
Cloud-Native Service Assurance: The Cornerstone of a Successful NFV Transformation
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11/20/2017  | 
To make the transition to NFV as seamless as possible, operators need to deploy vProbes (virtual probes) to ensure the customer experience is a good one. This white paper will describe how implementing cloud-native service assurance today is an essential first step in an operator's journey to NFV.
Microsemi Timing for cRAN Fronthaul LTE
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11/20/2017  | 
Mobile architectures are evolving to support 5G densification in major metro markets. This evolution includes the shift from mobile backhaul to mobile fronthaul architectures, and adoption of next generation fronthaul interfaces (NGFI). Changes to CPRI, new standards and timing architectures are inevitable as part of this process. In this white paper, learn why PTP and deploying grandmaster clocks are the best timing technology choice for cRAN and future vRAN mobile architectures.
The Low-Risk Path to Automate Mobile Network Optimization
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11/20/2017  | 
Heavy Reading analyst Sandra O’Boyle takes us through the challenges and pressures that stem from cutthroat competition, decreasing margins, and the need to deploy new services and technologies. Download the white paper to find your own low-risk path for automating mobile network optimization.1
Expanding Demands Need Packet Networking Performance - from Edge to Core
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11/20/2017  | 
Rapid adoption of cloud technology and applications makes the metro part of the network infrastructure ripe for transformation. This paper will show you how to gain the most from metro transformation initiatives with a simple, scalable, and programmable approach.
Telco Open-Source: Not a Panacea
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11/20/2017  | 
The telecoms industry seems to have embraced open-source development in the last years. The number of development communities is at an all-time high. For many in the industry, open-source remains a strange beast and increasing disgruntlement is heard about its success. In this white paper, ECI CTO Hayim Porat discusses some of the issues the industry has when implementing open-source methodologies and makes some suggestions as to the steps that are required for success.
Service-Based Architecture for 5G Core Networks
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11/14/2017  | 
This white paper focuses the service-based architecture (SBA) under development for 5G core network (5GC) and how it can meet future service needs. The paper compares the SBA with the more familiar point-to-point (P2P) architectures defined for mobile core networks.
Gotta Get Gigabit
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11/13/2017  | 
The explosion of Internet video traffic is driving huge, multi-gigabit per second connectivity requirements from consumers. Operators need to find ways to deliver those speeds without breaking the bank. Full Duplex DOCSIS (FDX) offers network operators the potential to get more value out of their HFC plant without the high cost of deploying fiber in the last mile.
ZTEsoft boosts China Mobile’s IoT business growth and development
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11/13/2017  | 
Powering Digital Transformation
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11/13/2017  | 
NOC to SOC: A Next-Gen Approach to Understanding and Proactively Assuring Customer Experience
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11/7/2017  | 
With mobile usage exploding, service providers must find the most efficient, elegant solutions for managing growth and effectively ensuring the user experience in real time.
5 Steps to a 5G- Ready Cloud
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11/6/2017  | 
To take advantage of 5G, Communications Service Providers (CoSP) must start preparing now. The CoSP cloud brings the flexibility, scalability and responsiveness associated with the cloud to the entire CoSP value chain, making it easier to develop, launch and provision new services. This white paper will help you take your first steps into the CoSP cloud, so you can be better positioned to reap the rewards of 5G readiness.
Data Center Interconnect for the Webscale Era
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11/6/2017  | 
As data center infrastructure scales to meet cloud demands, so must the networks required to connect data centers with one another – data center interconnect (DCI). This white paper focuses specifically on the DCI requirements and trends for the largest Internet companies, defines the unique DCI requirements for Webscale providers and the tools they’ve adopted to succeed, and discusses three key technology trends in Webscale DCI.
nGenius Business Analytics: Deliver Subscriber Analytics Like a Rock Star!
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10/31/2017  | 
With nGenius® Business Analytics powered by ASI Smart Data, you’ll receive in-depth subscriber analytics and gain a unique view into how your subscribers are really behaving.
More Flexibility. More Bandwidth. More Control- DOCSIS 3.1 Migrate Today to Plan for the Future
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10/31/2017  | 
As people bring more connected devices and activities into their homes, they are demanding faster broadband and new types of services. DOCSIS 3.1 creates a bigger pipe to the home to more flexibly and cost-effectively provide fiber-like speeds at a fraction of the cost of fiber.
Software-Based Cable Access Networks: A Fresh Look by Harmonic at the Benefits and Migration Path for Cable Operators
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10/27/2017  | 
Demand continues to grow for high-speed broadband services such as OTT streaming, video on demand, and data-intensive applications. Cable access architectures will need to be re-architected to support these requirements. Learn how to overcome the challenges of cable with software, discover the benefits of a Software-Based CCAP solution and how to the migration from hardware to software.
Automating Dynamic Quality of Service Management with Juniper Extension Toolkit
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10/25/2017  | 
This white paper describes how O3b Networks uses Juniper Extension Toolkit (JET)2 APIs to directly program the control plane on Juniper Networks® MX Series 3D Universal Edge Routers and dynamically manipulate quality of service (QoS) to maintain a high-quality user experience.
VMware and Netrounds Active Assurance Solution for Communications Service Providers
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10/20/2017  | 
Discover how Active Assurance from Netrounds and VMware can provide your organization with end-to-end service and infrastructure visibility, active service monitoring and analytics, and service remediation to drive optimal network performance and deliver higher QoE for your customers. Download the solution brief today!
Maximizing the Performance of DOCSIS 3.0/3.1 Processing on Intel® Xeon® Processors
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10/19/2017  | 
The growing number and diversity of connected devices within the home and the desire for bandwidth-hungry online experiences, such as 4K video streaming and VR, are fueling exponential growth in the demand for faster home connectivity. Nielsen’s Law of Internet Bandwidth states that users’ data demands grow by 50 percent every year—meaning demand more than triples every three years.
4G & 5G Ready Network Slicing
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10/19/2017  | 
Operators seeking to support diverse services can use network slicing to configure virtual network instances, optimized to specific customer/application requirements, faster and at less cost than traditional dedicated networks. This paper explains how slicing can be introduced in 4G networks, while building a foundation for 5G. New capabilities, such as a Virtual Slice Selection function, enable fine-grained network slicing across legacy and virtualized, multi-vendor network environments.
The Cohesive Cloud: VNF-Based Managed Service Implementation Strategies
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10/19/2017  | 
Only four years ago, the implementation of a network functions virtualization (NFV)-based cloud for many communications service providers (CSPs) was considered a radical step in the transformation process. In contrast, today few CSPs would disagree that their future, on some level, is the cloud. There are several reasons for this sudden shift, but the key drivers relate to a fundamental change in the telco rules of customer engagement and service delivery model.
Multigigabit Speed and Symmetrical Data Service with Full Duplex DOCSIS* 3.1
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10/18/2017  | 
The growing number and diversity of connected devices within the home and the desire for bandwidth-hungry online experiences, such as 4K video streaming and VR, are fueling exponential growth in the demand for faster home connectivity. Nielsen’s Law of Internet Bandwidth states that users’ data demands grow by 50 percent every year—meaning demand more than triples every three years.
ONAP Insider
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10/17/2017  | 
Our ONAP Insider series takes you behind the scenes, offering a more in-depth look at the workings of ONAP, how it is changing business models, simplifying network design and tapping new business opportunities for service providers, content developers and end-users.
Leading European service provider deploys Open Network Automation Platform
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10/17/2017  | 
A leading European service provider wanted to deploy the open source ONAP platform as part of their Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) transformation strategy in order to simplify and ease delivery of new services. Primary trials for ONAP revolved around modernizing the service provider’s hybrid customer premises equipment (CPE) service that provides physical interfaces with services in their private cloud.
NB-IoT, a Broad Road to the IoT
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10/17/2017  | 
Software-Defined Access Networks
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10/17/2017  | 
Gee, That’s Fast!
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10/17/2017  | 
A New Dawn for the Central Office
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10/17/2017  | 
The Role of the Network Management System in Virtualized Networks
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10/17/2017  | 
FDD Massive MIMO Leading 4G Innovation
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10/16/2017  | 
SIRO gets serious about Gigabit
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10/16/2017  | 
Intelligent access: Make Your Networks Faster, Better and Smarter
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10/16/2017  | 
5G Helps Cloud Native Evolution
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10/11/2017  | 
Transforming Towards Digital Business: Embrace, Act, Accelerate
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10/5/2017  | 
Accelerating Digital Operations Transformation
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10/5/2017  | 
Providing New Services with SD-WAN
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10/5/2017  | 
SD-WAN Deployment Roadmap
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10/5/2017  | 
The race among service providers to meet growing enterprise demand for SD-WAN is in full swing. SD-WAN represents new revenue opportunities that can’t be ignored. This eGuide discusses how SD-WAN addresses WAN challenges, factors in delivering an integrated SD-WAN solution that provides the best user experience, and flexible options for various technical and go-to-market approaches with SD-WAN. Download the eGuide now and learn how you can increase service differentiation through SD-WAN.
SD-WAN Implementation & Differentiation Layer Strategies
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10/5/2017  | 
While many service providers are looking to generate new revenue streams and create service differentiation through offering SD-WAN managed services, the emerging technology still has a lot of implementation questions. This Heavy Reading white paper lays out the technical considerations that must be addressed to ensure your SD-WAN implementation leads to continued success. Key areas covered include: security and service delivery platform requirements, and OSS orchestration and integration.
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