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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


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Metaswitch's New CEO Martin Lund Discusses His Role

9|2|15   |   11:27   |   (1) comment


Technology industry veteran Martin Lund joins Metaswitch Networks this week as the company's new CEO. In this interview, Lund discusses his new role and the industry's progress with Light Reading CEO Steve Saunders. Lund believes that the industry disruption caused by SDN and NFV is creating opportunities for companies like Metaswitch – network software providers ...
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Nominum on Leveraging the Power of DNS to Deliver Superior Subscriber Experiences

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Nominum CEO Gary Messiana talks about the challenges service providers face in competing for a much more sophisticated customer, a customer that has heightened expectations for more personalized and compelling digital experiences. Providers are focusing their efforts on delivering higher value subscriber services, retaining their existing customers and increasing ...
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CEO Chat With Jeff Miller, ActiveVideo

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Jeff Miller, President and CEO of ActiveVideo, talks to Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders about the impact of virtualization on the TV and video distribution market.
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Vodafone: Mobile Money Is About Customer Trust

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Light Reading spoke with Vodafone's Ian Ravenscroft about the unique responsibilities and opportunities facing operators handling customers' financial transactions over the network.
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Palo Alto Networks on Expanding in the Carrier/Service Provider Market

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Alfred Lee from Palo Alto Networks tells Steve Saunders about their new chassis-based system, the PA-7080, and how it can benefit service providers compared to legacy firewalls.
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Global Services Forum Preview

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Light Reading's CEO and Founder Steve Saunders talks about Huawei's upcoming Global Services Forum with the help of Heavy Reading's Patrick Donegan and Teresa Mastrangelo.
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Infoblox on DNS Threat Index

8|19|15   |   04:39   |   (0) comments


Dilip Pillaipakam from Infoblox talks to Steve Saunders about his company's core network services.
Between the CEOs
CEO Chat With Ihab Tarazi, Equinix

8|14|15   |   20:18   |   (1) comment


Equinix CTO Ihab Tarazi talks to Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders about the dramatic changes in the data center, cloud and interconnect markets and discusses the impact of SDN and NFV in the coming years.
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The Netformx Ecosystem

8|14|15   |   09:39   |   (1) comment


Ittai Bareket, CEO of Netformx, talks with Steve Saunders about the Netformx Ecosystem, which employs cutting-edge prescriptive analytics to help solution providers maximize profits.
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
Versa Networks on Leveraging VNFs

8|12|15   |   07:37   |   (0) comments


Kumar Mehta, founder and CEO of stealth mode startup Versa Networks, talks with Steve Saunders about how providers can best leverage virtualized network functions (VNFs).
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Transforming the Network Through OPNFV

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Sandra Rivera, VP Data Center Group; GM Network Platforms Group, Intel Corporation, on OPNFV Arno and how the industry is coming together to accelerate the deployment of NFV and transform the network.
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Huawei ONS Product Demo

8|3|15   |   6:01   |   (0) comments


Huawei shows at Open Networking Summit 2015 in Santa Clara how its SDN and NFV solutions embrace openness.
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Technology industry veteran Martin Lund joins Metaswitch Networks this week as the company's new CEO. In this interview, Lund discusses his new role and the industry's progress with Light Reading CEO Steve Saunders. Lund believes that the industry disruption caused by SDN and NFV is creating opportunities for companies like Metaswitch – network software providers with the agility to embrace new technologies quickly and the ability to deliver on substantial projects for global network operators.
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