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Pics: LR's Women in Telecom Breakfast
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9/16/2014  |  9 comments
Light Reading's first Women in Telecom Breakfast brought out more than 75 women executives to network and discuss their role in the colliding worlds of IT and telecom.
SMW Pics: Monkeying With Mobility
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9/12/2014  |  6 comments
Welcome to the weird: some glimpses of CTIA's Super Mobility Week.
Pics: Hot Wheels & Hot Sauce at SMW
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9/10/2014  |  2 comments
CTIA's Super Mobility Week steps on the gas for day 2.
Pics: Super Mobility Week Begins!
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9/9/2014  |  3 comments
Can the CTIA re-boot with Super Mobility Week? Let's take a first look.
Pics: Insurance Telematics Goes to Chicago
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9/9/2014  |  7 comments
The show was more exciting than it sounds, with cars that can measure your aggression level and carrier battles for M2M dominance.
Pics: Inside Digital Realty's Data Centers
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9/8/2014  |  1 comment
Take a look at a couple of the company's Western US facilities.
Pics: Motorola's New Gadgets
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9/5/2014  |  4 comments
Motorola Mobility takes reporters behind the scenes as it launches two new smartphones, a Bluetooth and 'modern timepiece,' aka smart watch.
Pics: Verizon Innovation Generator
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9/3/2014  |  1 comment
Smart cities, smart washers and a gratuitous pizza shot from Verizon's East Coast Innovation Center.
Pics: DAS in the Deep Sea (Aquarium)
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8/14/2014  |  11 comments
Fish with antennas? Scary! Relax – it's just Connectivity Wireless Solutions making the case for DAS.
Pics From Comic-Con -- Honest!
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7/30/2014  |  14 comments
Light Reading takes Comic-Con -- even technology editors need a break!
Pics: Cisco's IoT Fog Rolls Into Chicago
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7/23/2014  |  5 comments
Cisco and friends visit the Windy City to stake their claim in the Internet of Everything.
Photo Gallery: The Big Telecom Event Does the Loco-Motion
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7/3/2014  |  8 comments
By day, we shared insights about the telecom industry. By night, we rocked out to the musical stylings of Wartoad.
Leading Lights Winners: The Pictures
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6/25/2014  |  4 comments
There were 16 Leading Lights awards winners this year – see who picked up the trophies.
Pics: Sprint's Day at the Broadcast Museum
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6/24/2014  |  2 comments
Snaps from Sprint's visit to Chicago where it showed off its first 8T8R basestations, launched nationwide HD voice calling, announced a partnership with Under Armour, and more.
More Pictures From BTE
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6/20/2014  |  3 comments
More snaps from the Big Telecom Event in Chicago.
BTE Day 1: The Big Pictures
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6/17/2014  |  2 comments
The inaugural Big Telecom Event is underway in Chicago, and the keynotes, show floor, and sessions have been bustling all day.
Slide Show: Genband's Real-Time Perspectives
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6/12/2014  |  3 comments
Genband's second annual gathering in Orlando was full of snazzy presentations, power points, panels, and other Cheap Tricks.
TMF Live! Pics Pt II: Soft on the Inside
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6/6/2014  |  7 comments
More pictures from the TM Forum's event in Nice, France.
TMF Live! Pics: Have a Nice Day
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6/4/2014  |  3 comments
There's a telecom show in Nice, France, but the best pics are to be had away from the booths...
Cisco Live Pics: The Full Malkovich!
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5/27/2014  |  8 comments
The Cisco community hashed out the latest advances in networking technology in San Francisco. We were there with our cameras.
Slide Show: Mobile Network Security Strategies London
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5/22/2014  |  2 comments
Following success in New York, the Mobile Network Security Strategies conference debuted to London.
Metaswitch Forum in Pictures
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5/19/2014  |  4 comments
Metaswitch held its annual forum for its telecom customers, highlighting its new software-driven focus.
UTC Telecom 2014: Socket to Me
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5/12/2014  |  7 comments
Who would you find at a Utilities Telecom Council event? A Light Reading editor with a camera, for one...
Slide Show: Moto Mobility's New Chicago Digs
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4/22/2014  |  11 comments
There's a lot of Google influence and no sign of Lenovo in Moto's new 75,000-square-foot headquarters in downtown Chicago.
Photos: Cable Next-Gen Technologies 2014
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4/7/2014  |  7 comments
A record-breaking crowd flocked to Denver for our annual information-packed, tech networking schmoozeria in late March.
Interop in Pics: Connecting Besiness Opportunition
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4/7/2014  |  10 comments
Photos from the best of the Interop conference in Las Vegas. We don't know what the phrase in the headline means either.
CCA 2014: Competitive Carriers Remember the Alamo
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3/28/2014  |  14 comments
This week's CCA Expo in San Antonio, Texas, brought carriers and service providers together for duopoly bashing, advocacy for regulatory changes, Tex-Mex, goofy hats, and the Alamo.
Oracle's Visions of Industry
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3/27/2014  |  5 comments
Join us in the real windy city for a visit to the Oracle show.
See Comptel Plus 2014 in Pictures: Springtime in Vegas
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3/21/2014  |  5 comments
Thousands escape the cold hard winter to bask in the Vegas sunshine, do some interconnection deals, and debate the future of competition
OFC 2014 in Pictures: Can Haz Coffee?
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3/13/2014  |  1 comment
Warning: This photo gallery from OFC 2014 conference contains a gratuitous photo of a puppy and kitten.
OMG... It's OFC! Part 1
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3/10/2014  |  8 comments
Pics from San Francisco as the Moscone Center prepares to host the optical crew.
ONS Day 1: Pac-Man Escapes From Alcatraz
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3/4/2014  |  19 comments
Pac-Man, green rice, and mysterious orange blogs were highlights of the Open Networking Summit. Also, people talked about networking.
MWC14: Day 3 – 5G & Retro Wheels
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2/27/2014  |  14 comments
The future and the past met head-on at MWC this time, with some firms pitching next-gen tech while sporting retro vehicles – check it out!
MWC14: Day 2 – Space Cats & Carrier Bonding
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2/26/2014  |  7 comments
Space cats, small cells, and LTE-Advanced – the very essence of Barcelona. Probably.
MWC14: Day 1 – Bustlin' Barcelona
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2/25/2014  |  14 comments
We came, we saw, we stood in line...
MWC14: The Arrival
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2/24/2014  |  20 comments
Light Reading is at Mobile World Congress! Check out some of the shots from the totally unofficial opening Sunday.
MWC Top 10: The Best of Barca
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2/18/2014  |  20 comments
Here are 10 of the best things about going to MWC in Barcelona.
Sprint Accelerator: Changing Carrier DNA
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2/14/2014  |  15 comments
Sprint's new Accelerator in downtown Kansas City is designed to bring healthcare innovation to the city and to show Sprint how an entrepreneur runs things.
The 5 Stages of Dropping Your Smartphone Down the Toilet
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2/12/2014  |  22 comments
We've all been there. We've all done it -- perhaps multiple times. Strangely, we never learn.
MWC: 10 Things That Could Melt Your Mind
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2/7/2014  |  36 comments
Here's some stuff that could make you barking mad in Barca.
Verizon's 4G Video Freeze Frame
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1/30/2014  |  13 comments
Verizon has set up a massive tent in a freezing New York City to show off its LTE multicast video capabilities.
The Smell-o-Phone Is Here... Kinda
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1/27/2014  |  13 comments
A new scent app for the iPhone raises a lot of fresh, and maybe not-so-fresh, questions.
CES 2014: Do Robots Dream of Electric Scooters?
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1/8/2014  |  4 comments
Robots, bigger tablets, Segways, and wearable smart watches are all hot at this year's CES in Las Vegas.
AT&T Developers Summit: More Than Apps
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1/7/2014  |  5 comments
It's not just for nerds anymore.
Top Trivia You Didn't Know About Alexander Graham Bell
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1/1/2014  |  8 comments
Alexander Graham Bell was one amazing guy. Without him, telecom wouldn't exist -- but Bell did a lot more in his life than simply invent the telephone.
Light Reading's Top 10 Mobile Regifting Ideas
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12/20/2013  |  23 comments
We run down the gently used wireless gear you just can't wait to pass along with holiday cheer this year.
Pics From Mobile Network Security Strategies
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12/12/2013  |  Post a comment
An AT&T keynote address dominated the proceedings at this year's Mobile Network Security Strategies event in New York -- see who was there!
Top 5 Things Not to Do During a Telecom Business Presentation
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12/11/2013  |  13 comments
Would you consider pulling any of the following stunts if you thought you could get away with it?
Pics From Future of Cable Business Services
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12/5/2013  |  5 comments
We whipped out our camera at the New York City event and took a few snaps -- check out who was there!
AlcaLu: A Walk in the Woods
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11/28/2013  |  22 comments
Foliage and 4G mix in New Jersey as Alcatel-Lucent talks tech.
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Sales Director of INIT on Plug & Play Switch Devices

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INIT Italy uses both the Huawei S5700 and S7700 series switches for the campus LAN environment. Sales Director Andrea Curti says their company chose these Huawei devices over others because of their performance, flexible scalability and plug-and-play features.
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Saudi Arabia Upgrades Vocational Training System

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The Technical and Vocational Training Corporation (TVTC) has 100,000 students, 150 government-owned institutions and oversees 1000 private institutes. The CIO of TVTC explains that Huawei devices have allowed them to manage multiple datacenters using just one software program, scientifically tracking the progress of students and teachers, saving them millions.
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Huawei's Media Solutions Are Here to Stay

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The current media revolution requires rapid upgrades in technology. New formats (HD, 3D, 4K etc.) and the subsequent explosion of file sizes demand sophisticated network and storage architecture. Social media and the multiple distribution channels require a robust asset management system. Gartner analyst Venecia Liu speaks about the current technological trends in ...
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Microgenesis on Huawei's Switches

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Microgenesis is a solutions and system integrator company in the Philippines whose areas of expertise include data centers, networking and security products. In this video, Executive Director Jeffrey Choa talks to us about his customers needs and they benefit from using Huawei switches.
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Network Solutions Help the Philippines Jump Ahead

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In the past, the Philippines has under-invested in technology. Now, the CEO of Softshell talks about how Huawei products help the Philippines jump ahead as the economy improves.
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VCS Observation for Safer Cities in the Netherlands

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Holland's VCS Observation has been operating for 22 years. Its main goal is to get cities safer. CEO Wim van Deijzen tells us some of the challenges his company faces and how Huawei is helping to overcome these challenges.
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A Conversation With Serbia's Ministry of Interior

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At HCC 2014, the Assistant Minister of the Ministry of Interior of the Republic of Serbia talks to us about his projects and corporation with Huawei. Solutions like Safe City and E-Government and services like cloud computing are just some of the areas his department is interested in.
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IHS Analyst Discusses eLTE at CCW 2014

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Thomas Lynch, associate director of critical communications at IHS Technology, talks about broadband in critical communications.
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TCAA on Huawei eLTE: A Broadband Solution for Mission-Critical Communications

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At CCW2014 in Singapore, the TCCA's Phil Kidner talks about the importance of broadband data for critical communications.
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Spotlight on Cisco: SDN for Optical Networks

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Cisco's Greg Nehib talks OpenFlow and more on the 'Software-Defined Networking for Optical Networks' panel at the Big Telecom Event in June 2014.
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Cisco's Evolved Programmable Network (EPN)

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A look at the various demos Cisco showed at Light Reading's Big Telecom Event highlighting Cisco's EPN innovation and how SDN and NFV technologies are enabling a variety of new services.
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The Future of Ultra-Broadband, With Kevin Kelly (UBBF2014)

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If you think the technological changes we've seen up to now are astounding, just wait until you see what the future has in store. Discuss upcoming breakthroughs with Kevin Kelly, Founding Executive Editor of Wired Magazine, at the Huawei Ultra-Broadband Forum on September 24.
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