Light Reading
Reports
Latest Content
Page 1 / 2   >   >>
New Product Recap: November 2012
Reports  | 
12/10/2012  |  Post a comment
SPIT dominates our monthly new-product roundup
New Product Recap: October 2012
Reports  | 
11/6/2012  |  Post a comment
Wireline revenge! Lots of new offerings on the cable/broadband front this month
Light Reading's 2012/2013 Salary Report
Reports  | 
10/29/2012  |  2 comments
Here's our annual presentation of the global telecom industry's views on pay, working conditions, the economy and technology
New Product Recap: September 2012
Reports  | 
10/4/2012  |  1 comment
Lots of new-product action at ECOC 2012 and IFC 2012, for starters ...
Light Reading's 2012 Leading Lights Finalists
Reports  | 
10/1/2012  |  1 comment
Here are the finalists for the industry's most prestigious awards program, the Leading Lights
New Product Recap: August 2012
Reports  | 
9/4/2012  |  1 comment
Check on what you missed while on the beach
New Product Recap: July 2012
Reports  | 
7/31/2012  |  Post a comment
This month's Recap sees a flurry of mobile products
New Product Recap: June 2012
Reports  | 
7/10/2012  |  Post a comment
Check out the new at-a-glance feature of our monthly product roundup
Light Reading's 2012 Social Media Report
Reports  | 
7/9/2012  |  Post a comment
Our second annual social media survey of over 900 people reveals LinkedIn remains a favorite, while the novelty of Facebook is wearing off
The Cable Show 2012: New Product Recap
Reports  | 
6/4/2012  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the product announcements from The Cable Show 2012
New Product Recap: May 2012
Reports  | 
6/1/2012  |  Post a comment
Check out the new at-a-glance feature of our monthly product roundup
New Product Recap: April 2012
Reports  | 
5/7/2012  |  Post a comment
This month's recap of the latest, greatest communications products includes a longer video lineup from the 2012 NAB Show
New Product Recap: March 2012
Reports  | 
4/2/2012  |  Post a comment
More from the MWC 2012 product-fest, but the rest of the industry has been busy, too
The SPIT Manifesto 2.0
Reports  | 
3/26/2012  |  8 comments
It's been two years since we introduced the SPIT terminology to the industry and while a lot has changed, the basic premise holds true
Light Reading's 2012 Mobile Life Survey
Reports  | 
3/20/2012  |  9 comments
Our first mobile lifestyle survey of over 500 people reveals that mobile video and data usage is on the upswing and LTE, video chat and mCommerce are poised to follow suit
OFC/NFOEC 2012: New Product Recap
Reports  | 
3/15/2012  |  Post a comment
Wall-to-wall 100G devices (and a few others). We round up some of the new stuff at OFC/NFOEC 2012
New Product Recap: February 2012
Reports  | 
3/5/2012  |  Post a comment
A big Recap captures some of the product frenzy at MWC 2012
Cisco CloudVerse Test, Part II
Reports  | 
2/6/2012  |  Post a comment
EANTC tests Cisco's solutions for IPv6 migration in the second part of our four-part series examining the vendor's CloudVerse architecture
New Product Recap: January 2012
Reports  | 
2/3/2012  |  Post a comment
A new year, and the new products begin to trickle out again
Putting Cisco's CloudVerse to the Test
Reports  | 
1/30/2012  |  Post a comment
EANTC puts Cisco's new architecture through its paces to better understand how its approach to unifying data centers and connecting clouds may work in the real world
CES 2012: New Product Recap
Reports  | 
1/20/2012  |  Post a comment
All together now: Faster, bigger, thinner, and much, much smarter. We round up a bevy of CES new products
Who Made What in 2011?
Reports  | 
12/30/2011  |  Post a comment
It's time to recap our New Product Recaps to show you what we've tracked and how much is really going on in this industry
New Product Recap: December 2011
Reports  | 
12/27/2011  |  Post a comment
While you nurse your Christmas hangover, have a look at our handy guide to some of the most important product announcements from December 2011
New Product Recap: November 2011
Reports  | 
12/5/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the product announcements from last month
LR Names 2011 Leading Lights Winners
Reports  | 
11/9/2011  |  8 comments
The annual Light Reading awards were just handed out Tuesday evening at a gala dinner in New York. Did you win?
New Product Recap: October 2011
Reports  | 
11/4/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the product announcements from last month
Light Reading's 2011/2012 Salary Survey
Reports  | 
10/12/2011  |  1 comment
Our second annual employment survey of over 2,500 people in the communications industry reveals that salaries are on the upswing, but so are layoffs
New Product Recap: September 2011
Reports  | 
10/7/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the product announcements from last month
Light Reading's 2011 Leading Lights Finalists
Reports  | 
9/29/2011  |  4 comments
Here are the finalists for the industry's most prestigious awards program, the Leading Lights
New Product Recap: August 2011
Reports  | 
9/5/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the product announcements from last month
New Product Recap: July 2011
Reports  | 
8/8/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the product announcements from last month
Light Reading's 2011 Social Networking Survey
Reports  | 
7/21/2011  |  11 comments
Our first social media survey reveals that the communications industry is getting social, with LinkedIn as the network of choice
100Gbit/s Ethernet Router Test: Alcatel-Lucent
Reports  | 
7/14/2011  |  14 comments
The second in our series of 100GbE tests puts the Alcatel-Lucent 7750 SR-12 through its paces
100Gbit/s Ethernet Router Test: ZTE
Reports  | 
7/7/2011  |  4 comments
ZTE takes on Light Reading's 100GbE router test for traffic forwarding, MPLS, scalability and more
New Product Recap: June 2011
Reports  | 
7/7/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the product announcements from last month
The Top 20 Bridge Builders
Reports  | 
6/14/2011  |  1 comment
Light Reading identifies the leading communications service providers that are Bridging the Chasm by integrating, and innovating with, their network and IT assets
New Product Recap: May 2011
Reports  | 
6/3/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the product announcements from last month
Mgmt World: Top 10 Show Themes
Reports  | 
5/31/2011  |  1 comment
So the SPIT-fest that is Management World is over for another year, but what were the main trends we picked up at the show?
New Product Recap: April 2011
Reports  | 
5/15/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the product announcements from last month
March 2011: New Product Recap
Reports  | 
4/13/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the product announcements from last month
CTIA 2011: New Product Recap
Reports  | 
4/6/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the product announcements from the CTIA 2011 show
OFC/NFOEC 2011: New Product Recap
Reports  | 
3/25/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the more significant product announcements from the OFC/NFOEC 2011
Who Makes What: Tunable XFPs
Reports  | 
3/4/2011  |  14 comments
Substantial shipments of tunables will roll out this year. As we travel to OFC/NFOEC, here's a rundown of who plays in the space
New Product Recap: February 2011
Reports  | 
3/4/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the more significant product announcements from last month
MWC 2011: New Product Recap
Reports  | 
2/24/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the more significant product announcements from the Mobile World Congress 2011
New Product Recap: January 2011
Reports  | 
2/4/2011  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the more significant product announcements from last month
CES 2011: New Product Recap
Reports  | 
1/21/2011  |  4 comments
Here's a handy guide to some of the more significant product announcements from the 2011 International CES
Bridging the Chasm: A Manifesto
Reports  | 
1/19/2011  |  5 comments
Integrating networks and IT operations is an essential task for communications service providers if they're to stay relevant
New Product Recap: December 2010
Reports  | 
12/31/2010  |  2 comments
Here's a handy guide to some of the more significant product announcements from last month
New Product Recap: November 2010
Reports  | 
12/13/2010  |  Post a comment
Here's a handy guide to some of the more significant product announcements from last month
Page 1 / 2   >   >>


Flash Poll
From The Founder
Last week I dropped in on "Hotlanta," Georgia to moderate Light Reading's inaugural DroneComm conference – a unique colloquium investigating the potential for drone communications to disrupt the world's telecom ecosystem. As you will see, it was a day of exploration and epiphany...
Between the CEOs
Affirmed Networks CEO: Digging Into NFV

5|28|15   |   40:26   |   (2) comments


Hassan Ahmed, CEO of Affirmed Networks, is making some big claims for his NFV startup. I sat down with him at the Light Reading HQ in New York City to get the skinny on what this Acton, Mass.-based startup is up to.
LRTV Documentaries
Cable Eyeing SDN for Headend, Home Uses

5|26|15   |   05:57   |   (1) comment


CableLabs is looking at virtualizing CMTS and CCAP devices in the headend, as well as in-home devices, says CableLabs' Karthik Sundaresan.
LRTV Documentaries
Verizon's Emmons: SDN Key to Cost-Effective Scaling

5|22|15   |   03:53   |   (0) comments


For Verizon and other network operators to ramp up available bandwidth cost effectively, they need to move to SDN and agree on how to do that.
LRTV Documentaries
Lack of Universal SDN a Challenge

5|21|15   |   04:51   |   (3) comments


Heavy Reading Analyst Sterling Perrin talks about how uncertainty about SDN standards and approaches may be slowing deployment.
LRTV Custom TV
Steve Vogelsang Interview: Carrier SDN

5|20|15   |   05:02   |   (0) comments


Sterling Perrin speaks to Steve Vogelsang, Alcatel-Lucent CTO for IP Routing & Transport business, about the new Carrier SDN-enabling Network Services Platform and the operator challenges it solves.
LRTV Custom TV
Carrier SDN: On-Demand Networks for an On-Demand World

5|20|15   |   20:52   |   (0) comments


Steve Vogelsang, Alcatel-Lucent CTO for IP Routing & Transport business, talks about requirements and benefits of Carrier SDN during the keynote address at the Light Reading Carrier SDN event May 2015.
LRTV Documentaries
The Security Challenge of SDN

5|19|15   |   02:52   |   (0) comments


CenturyLink VP James Feger discusses concerns that virtualization could create new vulnerabilities unless network operators build in safeguards.
LRTV Custom TV
NFV Elasticity – Highly Available VNF Scale-Out Architectures for the Mobile Edge

5|18|15   |   5:50   |   (0) comments


Peter Marek and Paul Stevens from Advantech Networks and Communications Group talk about their NFV Elasticity initiative and the company's latest platforms for deploying virtual network functions at the edge of the network. Packetarium XL and the new Versatile Server Module: 'designed to reach parts of the network that other servers cannot reach.'
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Bay Area Spark Meetup 2015

5|14|15   |   3:54   |   (0) comments


Developed in 2009, Apache Spark is a powerful open source processing engine built around speed, ease of use and sophisticated analytics. This spring, Huawei hosted a meetup for Spark developers and data scientists in Santa Clara, California. Light Reading spoke with organizers and attendees about Huawei's code contributions and long-term commitment to Spark.
LRTV Custom TV
The Transport SDN Buzz

5|12|15   |   06:01   |   (1) comment


Sterling Perrin, senior analyst at Heavy Reading, speaks with Peter Ashwood-Smith of Huawei and Guru Parulkar of ON.Lab about the evolution of transport SDN and the integration of technologies.
LRTV Custom TV
Next-Generation CCAP: Cisco cBR-8 Evolved CCAP

5|5|15   |   04:49   |   (0) comments


John Chapman, Cisco's CTO of Cable Access Business Unit and Cisco Fellow, explained the innovation design of Cisco's cBR-8, the industry's first Evolved CCAP, including DOCSIS 3.1 design from ground-up, distributed CCAP with Remote PHY and path to virtualization. Cisco's cBR-8 Evolved CCAP is the platform that will last through the transitions.
LRTV Custom TV
Meeting the Demands of Bandwidth & Service Group Growth

5|1|15   |   5:35   |   (0) comments


Jorge Salinger, Comcast's Vice President of Access Architecture, explains how DOCSIS 3.1 and multi-service CCAP can meet the demands of the bandwidth and service group growth.
Upcoming Live Events
June 8, 2015, Chicago, IL
June 9, 2015, Chicago, IL
June 9-10, 2015, Chicago, IL
June 10, 2015, Chicago, IL
September 29-30, 2015, The Westin Grand Müchen, Munich, Germany
October 6, 2015, The Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta, GA
October 6, 2015, Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta, GA
All Upcoming Live Events
Infographics
Procera has gathered facts, stats and customer experience feedback from a survey of 540 users from across the globe.
Hot Topics
Bidding War for TWC Looks Likelier
Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, 5/22/2015
Charter Seals Deals for TWC, Bright House
Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 5/26/2015
Eurobites: Alcatel-Lucent Trials 400G in Czech Republic
Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 5/26/2015
Charter Plans Business Services, Wireless Push
Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, 5/27/2015
Will Carriers Follow Facebook's Networking Lead?
Mitch Wagner, West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading, 5/28/2015
Like Us on Facebook
Twitter Feed
BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
On May 29th 10 AM ET, Steve Saunders, founder and CEO of Light Reading, will be drilling into the "pains and gains" of NFV with Saar Gillai, SVP & GM for NFV at Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) (HP). He has defined a four-step NFV model describing a sequence of technology innovation. It's a must-read doc for any network architect looking to get to grips with their NFV migration strategy. Join us for the interview, and the chance to ask Saar your NFV questions directly!
Hassan Ahmed, CEO of Affirmed Networks, is making some big claims for his NFV startup. I sat down with him at the Light Reading HQ in New York City to get the skinny on what this Acton, Mass.-based startup is up to.
With 200 customers in 60 countries, Stockholm-based Net Insight has carved out a solid leadership position in one of the hottest vertical markets going in comms right now: helping service providers and broadcasters deliver video and other multimedia traffic over IP networks. How has Net Insight managed to achieve this success in the face of immense competition from the industry giants?
Cats with Phones