Content tagged with Ethernet/IP
Brocade, Broadcom Merger in Doubt
News Analysis | 7/19/2017 | 4 comments
Merging players have been forced to give regulatory authorities more time to review their deal amid concern about the impact the move could have on competition.
Who's Steering Vodafone's NFV Ship?
News Analysis | 7/6/2017 | Post a comment
With Vodafone's head of network virtualization, David Amzallag, now departed, who's in charge of the operator's Ocean virtualization strategy? An import from Netcracker, Light Reading believes…
Colt's Services Chief on Digital Delivery
LRTV Interviews | 7/5/2017 | Post a comment
Rogier Bronsgeest, the chief customer experience officer (chief CEO!) at Colt, discusses the way in which the service provider interacts with its customers these days and his aggressive net promoter score (NPS) targets.
Colt Sales Exec on Services Trends
LRTV Interviews | 7/4/2017 | Post a comment
Colt's sales director for enterprise, James Kershaw, sheds some light on the services currently in demand and how network upgrades are influencing customer demand.
ADVA CEO: How We Can Capitalize on MRV Deal
News Analysis | 7/3/2017 | 1 comment
ADVA's CEO Brian Protiva believes the acquisition of fellow optical and carrier Ethernet vendor MRV can deliver key Tier 1 accounts, upsell opportunities and immediate bottom-line gains.
ADVA to Acquire MRV
News Wire Feed | 7/3/2017 | Post a comment
ADVA says strategic purchase will strengthen its product portfolio and expand its international customer base.
Colt's CTO on Connecting the Cloud
LRTV Interviews | 6/30/2017 | Post a comment
Colt CTO Rajiv Datta talks about the impact of SDN and NFV, how data centers are now at the core of the telecoms ecosystem and how network and services evolution is being built around enterprise demands.
Kontron, S&T Merge
News Wire Feed | 6/29/2017 | Post a comment
Kontron has merged with S&T Deutschland Holding, giving it a broader software portfolio and enhanced production capabilities.
Catching Up With Colt
Shades of Ray | 6/29/2017 | Post a comment
I visited Colt's headquarters in London to catch up with a quartet of execs about developments at the progressive network operator.
Ericsson Denies Ditching the Enterprise Market
News Analysis | 6/27/2017 | 1 comment
Ericsson may have scaled back its ambitions for new opportunities outside the telecom market while it works on a turnaround at its main networks business, but it hasn't abandoned them altogether.
GTT to Buy Global Capacity
News Wire Feed | 6/26/2017 | Post a comment
Cash and stock deal valued at about $163 million will combine GTT's cloud connectivity services with Global Capacity's network connections.
From The Founder
Kicking off BCE 2017, Light Reading founder Steve Saunders lays blame for NFV's slow ramp-up and urges telecom to return to old-fashioned standards building and interoperability.
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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With the mobile ecosystem becoming increasingly vulnerable to security threats, AdaptiveMobile has laid out some of the key considerations for the wireless community.
BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
Following a recent board meeting, the New IP Agency (NIA) has a new strategy to help accelerate the adoption of NFV capabilities, explains the Agency's Founder and Secretary, Steve Saunders.
One of the nice bits of my job (other than the teeny tiny salary, obviously) is that I get to pick and choose who I interview for this slot on the Light Reading home ...
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