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Will ETSI Lose Its Edge as Fog Rolls In?
Prime Reading | 9/28/2016 | 1 comment
ETSI's mobile edge computing (MEC) specifications group wants to be the 'center of gravity' as fog computing spreads across the communications sector, but it could get sidelined.
ARM Intros New Coherent Backplane
News Analysis | 9/27/2016 | 1 comment
ARM has introduced its third-generation backplane in support of its ARMv8 architecture, designed to provide the performance demanded by next-generation applications, including virtual reality and autonomous vehicles.
Global Services: The $40B Face-Off
LRTV Interviews | 9/26/2016 | 1 comment
More service providers than ever before are battling it out to win a slice of what is now a $40 billion global communications services pie, explains Ovum Principal Analyst David Molony.
ETSI Drops 'Mobile' From MEC
News Analysis | 9/21/2016 | 2 comments
Mobile Edge Computing becomes Multi-Access Edge Computing as ETSI embarks on a second phase of specifications work that will cover WiFi and fixed access technologies in addition to 3GPP standards.
ECOC: Satisfying the Need for Speed
News Analysis | 9/21/2016 | 3 comments
It's ECOC time again! Here are some of the new devices and technologies being unveiled at the show that all point to near-term future networks running at hundreds of gigabits per second.
Ewaldsson Grows His Ericsson Empire
Shades of Ray | 9/20/2016 | 1 comment
Ericsson's CTO Ulf Ewaldsson adds strategy to his existing responsibility for technology at the Swedish vendor, which has yet to appoint a new permanent CEO.
Peering Into the Digital Future
LRTV Interviews | 9/20/2016 | Post a comment
Nick Thomas, practice leader of digital media at Ovum, talks about how digital transformation in the technology, media and telecom sectors will enable the development of a new range of applications and services for enterprises and consumers and how the upcoming Digital Futures event in London will examine the implications of the emergence of those services.
VeEX Shows Off at ECOC
News Wire Feed | 9/19/2016 | Post a comment
Test vendor VeEX has a slew of new products and updates on display at the annual ECOC optical technology exhibition, held this year in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Amdocs Aims to Topple Iron-Based Systems Integrators
News Analysis | 9/16/2016 | 1 comment
Amdocs says its systems integration partnership with AT&T is only the first big win in a strategy to supplant traditional SIs such as Cisco and Ericsson that, it feels, have been undercut by the virtualization trend.
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Friday, October 7, 1:00PM EDT
Gigabit & DOCSIS 3.1
Ty Pearman, Director, Access Architecture, Comcast
Wednesday, October 19, 1:00PM EDT
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Rita Marty, Executive Director, Mobility and Cloud Security, Chief Security Office, AT&T
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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.
Upcoming Live Events
November 3, 2016, The Montcalm Marble Arch, London
November 30, 2016, The Westin Times Square, New York City
December 1, 2016, The Westin Times Square, New York, NY
December 6-8, 2016, The Westin Excelsior, Rome
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May 16-17, 2017, Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX
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BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
Light Reading CEO Steve Saunders and UXP Systems CEO Gemini Waghmare discuss the strategic importance of digital identity for operators in the midst of transformation.
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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