WiC Radio: Sprint's Pipeline Progress
Que Sera Sarah | 10/27/2016 | 1 comment
Sprint's VP of Enterprise Sales Nelly Pitocco joins WiC on Wednesday, November 2, at 1 p.m. EST to share how Sprint is tackling the three biggest pipeline pain points affecting women in comms.
AT&T: Getting Up to Speed for Gig & 5G
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 10/26/2016 | 1 comment
AT&T's Eric Boyer discusses the carrier's plans to boost both its wireline and wireless speeds by adding more fiber lines and getting ready for 5G.
Toward 'Fiber-Like' Wireless Broadband
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 10/17/2016 | 2 comments
Fixed wireless broadband is the flavor of the month &ndash again &ndash but with a number of not-insignificant number of hurdles still to be overcome.
Can Mobile Operators Catch Rival LPWA Network Operators?
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 10/17/2016 | 1 comment
The Internet of Things (IoT) is building excitement, but still finding some barriers hard to overcome – specifically the need for very low-cost, power-frugal and ubiquitous networking. Enter low-power, wide-area (LPWA) networking, making powerful and inexpensive long-range networks for the IoT a reality.
Why Women at Work Get Mired in the Middle
Que Sera Sarah | 10/11/2016 | 1 comment
Women often struggle to advance past middle management or end up leaving the workplace at that time, so WiC's 11th panel discussion in London next week will tackle how to get unstuck and keep moving up the corporate ladder.
AT&T & AWS: Heavy Reading's View
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 10/7/2016 | Post a comment
AT&T and Amazon Web Services have planted flags in the ground that will shape the new landscape of collaborative partnerships for many years to come.
AT&T CEO Backs Black Lives Matter
Jonestown | 9/30/2016 | 10 comments
Randall Stephenson and John Legere weigh in on the Black Lives Matter movement, with AT&T executive telling employees he wants a company conversation, starting with him.
A Cloud Full of Harleys
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 9/30/2016 | Post a comment
Huawei CEO Eric Xu finds inspiration in an unlikely place -- Harley-Davidson's drive to transform itself into a digital enterprise for the 21st century.
Welcome to Testapedia!
Brianiac | 9/30/2016 | 3 comments
Light Reading is proud to bring you our latest community site, Testapedia, the go-to hub for test and measurement (T&M) professionals and their customers.
5G: Truth or Dare?
Column | 9/30/2016 | 1 comment
5G could ride the traditional wireless hype cycle, or – quite possibly – break the chain, suggests Nokia's North American CTO.
Upskill U on Roadmaps for Gigabit Deployment
Kelsey's Grammar | 9/29/2016 | 2 comments
Dr. Robert Howald, Comcast, and Alan Breznick, Light Reading, examine developments in gigabit technology and best practices for future deployments in the Upskill U course, 'Gigabit & the Great Migration.'
The Evolution of Big Data & Analytics
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 9/28/2016 | 2 comments
The ability to holistically analyze, in real time, any network data impacting customer experience is one reason why big data and analytics (BDA) will become a key network element in the near future.
In the Cloud Era, It’s About Connectivity
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 9/27/2016 | Post a comment
Operators still fear the 'dumb pipe' label, but they must realize that their unique role in the future marketplace is in providing ultra-broadband connectivity between users and content.
WiCipedia: The Women Helping Women Edition
WiCipedia | 9/23/2016 | 7 comments
This week in our WiC roundup: Kristen Bell releases hilarious 'Pinksourcing' video; girls from Oakland to Senegal learn to code; digital tools help new moms acclimate when going back to work; and more.
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Charting the CSP's Future
Six different communications service providers join to debate their visions of the future CSP, following a landmark presentation from AT&T on its massive virtualization efforts and a look back on where the telecom industry has been and where it's going from two industry veterans.
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BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
Join us for an in-depth interview between Steve Saunders of Light Reading and Alexis Black Bjorlin of Intel as they discuss the release of the company's Silicon Photonics platform, its performance, long-term prospects, customer expectations and much more.
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