What VeloCloud Cost VMware
The Philter | 5/21/2018 | 6 comments
A dive into some SEC filings shows that the SD-WAN startup VeloCloud wasn't really a unicorn. It's still a lovely show pony, though. Giddy up!
America: A Tale of at Least Two 5Gs
Jonestown | 5/7/2018 | 7 comments
City kitty, country mouse or some other creature? The early 5G strategies in the US will either favor short-range speed or long-range coverage, but likely both on the same network.
Remember the Headend
Column | 5/7/2018 | Post a comment
Because the headend, not the outside plant, is where cable operators can really begin the distributed network transformation.
Virtualizing the Customer Premises
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 5/4/2018 | Post a comment
Universal customer premises equipment (uCPE) systems are growing rapidly, paving the way for new opportunities, lowered costs and increased performance overall.
Top 5 Drivers for Multicloud
Column | 5/1/2018 | Post a comment
Organizations are going to multiple public cloud providers, as well as on-premises private cloud, to meet business needs, says Kip Compton, vice president of Cisco Cloud Platform and Solutions Group.
Operators Begin Initial Forays Into Machine Learning
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 5/1/2018 | Post a comment
Although most communications service providers (CSPs) in this focus group are planning to deploy machine learning by the end of this year, widespread adoption will hit barriers with service providers until machine learning applicability is proven.
Can AR/VR Make Real Money for SPs?
Breznick Unbound | 4/30/2018 | Post a comment
In a Big Communications Event panel, AR and VR experts will examine whether immersive media experiences offer realistic new revenue opportunities for service providers.
Matrixx Founder Creates Her Own Culture
Mentor Monday | 4/30/2018 | 1 comment
When Jennifer Kyriakakis didn't like the culture of the large company that acquired the business she was working for, she broke away and created her own with a focus on innovation.
Nimble Small Cell Vendors Find Another Market to Exploit
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 4/26/2018 | Post a comment
LTE and future 5G networks are evolving in a way that overcomes previous barriers to the use of standardized public-network technologies for private applications, and there is better support for features needed in mission-critical use cases.
SAIL the Atlantic With CAMTEL
Partner Perspectives | 4/25/2018 | Post a comment
The South Atlantic Inter Link (SAIL) is an ambitious 6,000km submarine cable system that will connect Kribi, Cameroon with Fortaleza, Brazil.
John Chambers is still as passionate about business and innovation as he ever was at Cisco, finds Steve Saunders.
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