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Video Battle Lines Are Being Drawn
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12/17/2009  |  1 comment
12:50 PM Cable has content; telcos have apps
T-Commerce Back on the Radar
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12/4/2009  |  Post a comment
1:45 PM Signs of life ahead
It’s the TV, Stupid
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11/11/2009  |  Post a comment
1:25 PM Everything flows from there
TelcoTV '09 Kicks Off
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11/10/2009  |  Post a comment
8:20 AM There’s lots to learn
Anything to Fear From Apple?
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11/3/2009  |  2 comments
9:25 AM Apple is pitching a $30/month iTunes video package
U-Verse Growth Is Slowing
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10/26/2009  |  Post a comment
7:00 AM Is the U-verse star started to fade?
Are Telcos Missing the Boat With Broadband Video?
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10/22/2009  |  Post a comment
2:20 PM Are telcos making the same kinds of mistakes newspapers have with the Internet?
Cable TV Apps: Where Art Though?
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9/22/2009  |  2 comments
5:20 PM Cable has some catching up to do
Is AT&T Snubbing TV Everywhere?
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9/10/2009  |  Post a comment
2:25 PM More mystery for the multiplatform conundrum
Can Telcos Rule TV Everywhere?
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8/27/2009  |  4 comments
12:20 PM It may be the differentiation they’re looking for
Telco TV Kicking Butt
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8/7/2009  |  Post a comment
NOON Leads all video providers in net adds
FiOS Success
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7/28/2009  |  Post a comment
3:35 PM Bad news for cable?
Qwest-DirecTV Marriage Continues
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7/21/2009  |  Post a comment
10:40 AM Details look interesting
Avail & TVN Seal the Deal
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7/14/2009  |  Post a comment
11:15 AM Now the fun begins
Where's My TV Caller ID?
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6/18/2009  |  2 comments
10:30 AM SureWest is on board, finally
DirecTV Looks at Local Ads
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6/18/2009  |  Post a comment
9:50 AM Satellite providers seek targeted ads to keep up with cable and the telcos
Xbox 360
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6/4/2009  |  Post a comment
11:15 AM TelcoTV friend or foe?
MSFT Reaches for Smaller Operators
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5/27/2009  |  1 comment
5:50 PM But is there enough Tier 2 and Tier 3 business to go around?
EchoStar's IPTV Move
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5/27/2009  |  Post a comment
4:00 PM EchoStar's ViP-TV service picks up where IP Prime left off
Merger Marries Cable, IPTV Interests
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5/18/2009  |  Post a comment
11:05 AM VoD aggregators combine, and all are welcome
A New FiOS Frontier
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5/14/2009  |  1 comment
4:15 PM Frontier will gain some valuable FiOS property
Verizon: The 7th Largest MSO?
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4/29/2009  |  Post a comment
9:45 AM Verizon would have to pass up Cablevision to enter the top five
IPTV Activity Aplenty
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4/22/2009  |  Post a comment
6:30 PM Recession be damned!
AT&T Takes Page From DirecTV
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4/3/2009  |  1 comment
11:50 AM Will feature interactive Masters tournament coverage
DirecTV's Can of Worms
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3/25/2009  |  3 comments
6:25 PM Debating the fairness of network neutrality
Is Verizon a Cable Company?
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3/18/2009  |  Post a comment
The lines are blurring
Broadband TV Strategy
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2/23/2009  |  Post a comment
Telcos are falling behind
Telco TV Payback?
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2/5/2009  |  1 comment
Telcos are showing progress against cable
Online Video's Dream Demo
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1/27/2009  |  Post a comment
Have DVRs finally lost their luster?
Blockbuster: Ready to Tango With Telcos?
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1/7/2009  |  Post a comment
Retailer says it could use a partner in digital delivery
IPTV Takes a Blow
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12/15/2008  |  Post a comment
IP-Prime ceasing operations
What Does a Million Buy You?
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12/10/2008  |  Post a comment
Maybe some IPTV respect
Recycling FiOS
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12/4/2008  |  Post a comment
FairPoint testing IPTV over old Verizon FiOS properties
Sports Programming Delivering on IPTV Promise
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11/10/2008  |  Post a comment
But at what cost?
Online Video Viewing Is No Threat
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11/6/2008  |  Post a comment
In fact, it might help
Where Is TelcoLabs?
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10/24/2008  |  Post a comment
Does lack of standards put telco TV in peril?
Lessons From a FiOS Install
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10/17/2008  |  2 comments
Voice service suffers
Pioneering TelcoTV Service Laid to Rest
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10/10/2008  |  Post a comment
Qwest decides to kill ChoiceTV
The Irony of the Triple Play
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10/6/2008  |  Post a comment
How long will the honeymoon last?
DirecTV Wins AT&T Sweepstakes
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9/29/2008  |  Post a comment
What’s next for Dish Network?
Comcast Covering Its Bases
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9/25/2008  |  Post a comment
NetVideo investments provide a hedge for the future
Interactive TV Is Coming
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9/19/2008  |  Post a comment
Maybe it's finally time to pay attention

From The Founder
Steve Saunders provides an overview of white box networking and introduces a new "slim line" version of the OSI 7-layer model.
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CLOUD / MANAGED SERVICES: Prepping Ethernet for the Cloud
Moderator: Ray LeMaistre Panelists: Jeremy Bye, Leonard Sheahan
Between the CEOs
Centec on Ethernet Switching

11|26|15   |   09:58   |   (0) comments

Centec CEO James Sun talks to Steve Saunders about Ethernet switching and the white box revolution.
LRTV Custom TV
Delivering Service Agility in the Virtualization Era

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Interview with Massimo Fatato, WW OSS Business Lead, Hewlett Packard Enterprise.
Wagner’s Ring
How Might Open Source Fail?

11|24|15   |     |   (10) comments

Open source, SDN, and NFV are looking inevitable – but performance, standards proliferation and regulatory capture could derail the movement.
LRTV Custom TV
NFV Lifecycle Orchestration – a Fresh Vision for Telco

11|23|15   |   6.40   |   (0) comments

Simon Osborne, CTO Comptel, and Heavy Reading's Caroline Chappell reveal the business impacts of new SDN and NFV, and what the term service orchestration actually means. Together they define Lifecycle Service Orchestration and how the virtualized future will look for telecoms operators.
Between the CEOs
Cisco's Virtual Role in Saudi

11|20|15   |   12:15   |   (2) comments

Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders talks with Zayan Sadek, Regional Manager at Cisco Systems, about the competitive communications services market and advance of virtualization in Saudi Arabia.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei Leads With Kubernetes for Cloud PaaS

11|19|15   |   08:26   |   (0) comments

Huawei is looking to Kubernetes as a key tool for building robust open source technologies for customers and partners, said Ying Xiong, chief architect of cloud platform at Huawei, in an interview with Light Reading West Coast Bureau Chief Mitch Wagner at the recent Kubecon conference.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos
WiC in London: The Highlight Reel

11|19|15   |   5:33   |   (1) comment

NetCracker's Mervat El Dabae headlines an inspiring morning in London with help from leading women from Vodafone, TalkTalk, Hyperoptics and Ciena.
LRTV Documentaries
Why Saudi's So Hot for New Tech

11|19|15   |   05:07   |   (0) comments

Light Reading's Steve Saunders reports from Saudi Arabia, a hyper-competitive market desperate to embrace the next generation of communications technologies and services.
LRTV Custom TV
Why Data Models Deliver More Value Than Information Models

11|19|15   |   5.08   |   (0) comments

Stefan Vallin argues that more automation is needed to manage end-to-end services and the hybrid networks they run on, and that data models are key to achieving this.
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
SDN Management & Orchestration in the WAN

11|17|15   |   7.20   |   (0) comments

Carol Wilson and Packet Design CTO Cengiz Alaettinoglu discuss CSPs' SDN service delivery and assurance requirements. Learn about a modular approach to building automated control, orchestration and management functions for the WAN that are policy- and analytics-driven.
LRTV Custom TV
Flash Networks: Optimizing for Radio Spectral Efficiency

11|17|15   |   3:34   |   (0) comments

Today most optimization vendors only focus on optimizing voice or data. Ofer Gottfried, Flash Networks' CTO, shows how improving data throughput and maximizing spectral efficiency reduces capital and operating expenses while also providing a platform for user engagement.
LRTV Custom TV
Making Pay-TV User Experiences Millennial-Friendly

11|16|15   |   6:42   |   (0) comments

The unique challenge of reaching and engaging Millennials is driving pay-TV video experience transformation that can include higher quality UIs, viewing of multiple content streams at once and seamless transitions between handheld devices and the television.
Allot MobileTrends Report H2/2015 reveals how daily online behavior can be used to discover smarter ways to profile customers and propose valuable, real-time offers to them.
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BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
Centec CEO James Sun talks to Steve Saunders about Ethernet switching and the white box revolution.
Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders talks with Zayan Sadek, Regional Manager at Cisco Systems, about the competitive communications services market and advance of virtualization in Saudi Arabia.
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Live Digital Audio

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 for copper plant evolution and the various deployment possibilities for FTTH/B.