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Nothing's Going to Stop 4K
News Analysis | 5/27/2016 | Post a comment
Even with confusion about associated HDR technology and an aggravating political spat surrounding the preferred UHD streaming codec, the 4K market is set to grow in leaps and bounds.
TSMC, ARM Look to Break Intel Data Center Hegemony
News Analysis | 5/19/2016 | Post a comment
The two previously said they would collaborate on the development of the next node in IC manufacturing (7nm FinFETs); the official announcement today reveals the two are aiming at Intel's near-monopoly on data center processing.
Leading Lights 2016 Finalists: Outstanding Test & Measurement Vendor
News Analysis | 5/18/2016 | Post a comment
You can plan to build the most astounding thingamabob, but if you can't verify its functionality as you build it, if you can't demonstrate the final product works as advertised, and if you can't assure it continues working the way it's supposed to once it's deployed? Good luck getting anyone to buy it. T&M is as critical an endeavor as any other in electronics.
AT&T to Buy Streaming Expert QuickPlay
News Analysis | 5/16/2016 | 3 comments
QuickPlay already supports streaming video services from U-verse: With the acquisition, AT&T will control a key streaming vendor in advance of rolling out several new streaming services for DirecTV.
IoT's Place in the Future of Virtualization
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 5/13/2016 | 2 comments
As the Internet of Things (IoT) market grows exponentially over the next few years, vendors will start focusing in on IoT platforms and the impact virtualization can have on the market, with rapid development and lower costs as main points of interest.
NEC & NetCracker Serve Up Virtualization Buzzword Soup
News Analysis | 5/10/2016 | 3 comments
Telco software vendor's Agile Virtualization Platform and Practice (AVP) is a broad technology and supporting services offering that includes just about every buzzword from the New IP lexicon – but is there any substance to its proposition?
Small Cell Forum Sets Out 5G Stall
News Analysis | 5/10/2016 | 11 comments
The Small Cells Forum unveils a new Release 7 addressing requirements such as 5G technology and publishes new research highlighting growth in the small cells market.
Colt Exec Wants Nimble OSS, BSS
LRTV Interviews | 5/9/2016 | Post a comment
Nico Fischbach, the Strategy, Architecture and Innovation Director at international operator Colt, wants to see the OSS and BSS vendor community develop more nimble, agile systems rather than soup-to-nuts packages.
Deloitte Reports on Telenor's VimpelCom Saga
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2016 | Post a comment
Telenor was not guilty of illegal or corrupt practices at Vimpelcom, in which it owns a minor stake, but deemed weak in terms of organizational structure and management by Deloitte review team: CFO and Chief Counsel resign.
LRTV Report: Mobile Core Innovation
LRTV Documentaries | 4/28/2016 | Post a comment
Hear from multiple industry experts from Deutsche Telekom, SK Telecom, Heavy Reading, Huawei, Cisco, Ericsson, Nokia, NEC and many more about developments in the mobile core as operators virtualize their IMS and evolved packet core systems and prepare for a 5G world.
ZTE Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 4/28/2016 | 1 comment
ZTE reports net profit of RMB950 million in Q1, representing a 15.97% increase from the same period last year.
From The Founder
The independent evaluation of Nokia's key virtual network functions (VNFs) was a defining moment for the Finnish giant.
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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A new survey conducted by Heavy Reading and TM Forum shows that CSPs around the world see the move to digital operations as a necessary part of their overall virtualization strategies.
BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
In this latest installment of the CEO Chat series, Craig Labovitz, co-founder and CEO of Deepfield, sits down with Light Reading's Steve Saunders in Light Reading's New York City office to discuss how Deepfield fits in with the big data trend and more.
Grant van Rooyen, president and CEO of Cologix, sits down with Steve Saunders, founder and CEO of Light Reading, in the vendor's New Jersey facility to offer an inside look at the company's success story and discuss the importance of security in the telecom industry.