True or False, Telecom-Style
Rewired | 3/26/2015 | 1 comment
Rutberg's Rejeev Chand gets FCC's Clbyburn plus Google Fiber and DISH execs to play the true-false game, with interesting results.
Open NFV: The World Cup of Confusion?
Rewired | 6/24/2014 | 5 comments
The move of NFV management and orchestration to an open source model seems inevitable, but how it happens is as transparent as the World Cup refs' game time calculations.
Can ZOOM See Daylight?
Rewired | 6/4/2014 | 3 comments
The TM Forum is actively seeking industry input to its ZOOM project to enable NFV orchestration, but what if it went truly open source?
Who's Ready to Play Broadband?
Rewired | 4/21/2014 | 37 comments
AT&T's ready, Google's ready, but are the municipalities they want to serve ready to play -- and bring along access rights and other free stuff?
How Dirty Is Your Data?
Rewired | 3/27/2014 | 22 comments
The telecom industry's merger fever has created a morass of old, outdated and mismatching data records for some operators, which could hamper plans for growth.
The Big Telecom Event: Have Your Say
Rewired | 12/19/2013 | 3 comments
We're already months into planning our 'Specs & Plugs & Rock & Roll' show, but there's still plenty of time to tell us what you'd like to see at The Big Telecom Event (BTE) in June 2014.
Nimble? The FCC?
Rewired | 11/6/2013 | 12 comments
New FCC head Wheeler is promising fast action, but can he deliver on new rules for the IP era?
When Size Matters
Rewired | 10/18/2013 | 6 comments
Dramatically larger DDoS attacks call for a serious change in how service providers prepare for network threats.
From The Founder
Networks of the future will rely on "white box" switches and servers rather than proprietary hardware and that's going to alter the shape of the communications industry. Who says so? John Chambers.
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An infographic from WhichVoip shows some of the momentum around the US Gigabit Cities movement.
BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
LR CEO and Founder Steve Saunders sits down with the head of Qosmos to talk about the changing state of the art in deep packet inspection technology, including its role in SDN and NFV architectures.
Chattanooga’s EPB publicly owned utility comms company has become a poster child for how to enable a local economy using next-gen networking technology. Steve Saunders, Founder of Light Reading, sits down with Harold DePriest, president and CEO of EPB, to learn how EPB is bringing big time tech to small town America.
Cats with Phones
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T-Mobile's Buy One Get One Free deal was too much for Fluffy to pass up. He decided more was more.