& cplSiteName &
Content tagged with India
Page 1 / 2   >   >>
Unified Comms Finds Its Voice
LRTV Interviews  | 
4/25/2016  |  Post a comment
Peter Quinlan, VP of UCC Product Management at Tata Communications, talks about the evolution of the unified communications and collaboration services sector and how voice is now a big part of current developments.
RJio's 4G Hold-Ups May Benefit Incumbents
News Analysis  | 
4/25/2016  |  1 comment
India's existing players may be growing in strength while RJio dallies over the launch of 4G services.
Ericsson CEO Seeks New Growth Formula
News Analysis  | 
4/21/2016  |  5 comments
As the Swedish vendor runs hard to stand still, CEO Hans Vestberg discusses the new restructuring process, Ericsson's growth targets, job cuts, Huawei rivalry and the Cisco partnership.
Ericsson Restructures as Sales, Gross Margins Falter in Q1
News Analysis  | 
4/21/2016  |  1 comment
Swedish equipment vendor announces dramatic plans to sharpen focus on cloud and IT after reporting a disappointing set of quarterly results.
Ericsson Announces New Top Team
News Wire Feed  | 
4/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Ericsson has revamped its Executive Leadership Team (ELT) and appointed regional heads, effective July 1, 2016, to tie in with its new organizational structure.
Ericsson Unveils New Corporate Structure
News Wire Feed  | 
4/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Ericsson says its new structure will accelerate its strategy execution and improve performance.
Ericsson Reports Q1 2016
News Wire Feed  | 
4/21/2016  |  Post a comment
Ericsson reported a 2% year-on-year dip in revenues to SEK 52.2 billion (US$6.43 billion) for the first quarter of 2016.
The Key Steps to NFV Success
Shades of Ray  | 
4/20/2016  |  Post a comment
A new report outlines the state of play in the network functions virtualization (NFV) world and provides an eight-step strategy for network operators based on the experiences of the early adopters.
RCom Kicks Off 4G Migration
News Analysis  | 
4/14/2016  |  2 comments
India's fourth-biggest service provider is entering the 4G market through a deal with RJio.
Zuckerberg: Facebook Must Stop Nations 'Building Walls'
News Analysis  | 
4/12/2016  |  Post a comment
Zuck takes a swipe at Trump.
Huawei: New King of the CSP Market
News Analysis  | 
4/7/2016  |  9 comments
China's biggest equipment vendor has built up a huge lead over its Western rivals in the global communications service provider (CSP) network technology market.
Dell Ranks Top 50 Tech-Savvy Global Cities
News Wire Feed  | 
4/4/2016  |  Post a comment
Dell names the cities that are embracing technology and empowering entrepreneurs, creating a foundation for future economic prosperity and growth
NFV Gathering Pace in India – Brocade
News Analysis  | 
4/1/2016  |  1 comment
Brocade reckons interest in NFV is growing in the Indian market as operators look to differentiate themselves from rivals.
RJio Ties Up Loose Ends Before 4G Launch
News Analysis  | 
3/30/2016  |  Post a comment
India's RJio is poised to launch a 4G service covering 70% of the country's population.
Vodafone India to Buy YOU Broadband for $60M – Report
News Analysis  | 
3/30/2016  |  1 comment
A takeover of YOU Broadband would bolster Vodafone's fixed-line capabilities and could help to support its introduction of 4G services.
Lyf's Fate Depends on RJio's Launch
News Analysis  | 
3/25/2016  |  1 comment
RJio may need to get moving on 4G if the Lyf brand is to survive.
GoDaddy Looks to Cloud to Shake Sleazy Image
News Analysis  | 
3/21/2016  |  7 comments
GoDaddy hopes its new cloud service will woo 30 million small developers. But first it's got a bad reputation to shake off.
Airtel Acquires Videocon's 1800MHz Spectrum
News Analysis  | 
3/17/2016  |  Post a comment
Bharti Airtel is still amassing 1800MHz spectrum as it looks to expand its 4G network.
RCom May Soon Join 4G Race in India
News Analysis  | 
3/14/2016  |  Post a comment
RCom is preparing to enter India's fast-developing 4G market.
Project Loon Reaches India
News Analysis  | 
3/9/2016  |  1 comment
Google's balloon-based Internet connectivity project hovers over India, a country of 1.25 billion people that lacks widespread broadband.
Is India's 4G Firebrand About to Target Cable?
News Analysis  | 
3/8/2016  |  1 comment
With his 4G operation up and running, India's richest man, Mukesh Ambani, has turned his attention to India's cable TV sector, according to media reports.
Indian Telcos Start Exploring 4G+
News Analysis  | 
3/7/2016  |  Post a comment
India's mobile operators are taking their first steps beyond 4G technology.
Telenor Joins 4G Bandwagon in India
News Analysis  | 
3/3/2016  |  Post a comment
Telenor will struggle to make its presence felt in India's fast-developing 4G market.
RCom-Aircel Fine-Tune Merger Terms
News Analysis  | 
3/1/2016  |  Post a comment
India's fourth- and fifth-biggest mobile operators are joining forces.
GSMA Makes Connected Women Commitment
News Wire Feed  | 
2/23/2016  |  1 comment
Operators band together to connect millions more women in low- and middle-income countries by 2020.
Vodafone CEO: Europe Needs Uniform 5G Rules
News Analysis  | 
2/22/2016  |  Post a comment
Vittorio Colao says 5G 'will not work' in Europe without action on the standardization and regulatory fronts.
Facebook TIPs Telcos Towards Open Source Networks
News Analysis  | 
2/22/2016  |  2 comments
Intel and Nokia will contribute reference designs around access, backhaul and core, and management for operators such as Deutsche Telekom and SK Telecom to deploy.
DT Plots Pan-Net, 'Answers' B2B OTT Threat
News Analysis  | 
2/22/2016  |  3 comments
German incumbent takes big step forward on its rollout of a pan-European network and launches alliance to address OTT challenge in the business communications sector.
GSMA Adds Google, Operators to RCS Support Group
News Wire Feed  | 
2/22/2016  |  Post a comment
América Móvil, Deutsche Telekom, Orange, Sprint, TeliaSonera, Telstra, TIM, Vodafone, the GSMA, Google and more launch initiative to accelerate RCS availability.
MWC's Millions: Hot-for-Profit in Barcelona
News Analysis  | 
2/18/2016  |  11 comments
The giant Mobile World Congress show is a real money-spinner for the GSMA, generating tens of millions in profits.
Ericsson Bags 4G Deal With India's Idea
News Analysis  | 
2/17/2016  |  Post a comment
Swedish vendor to roll out a 4G network covering 40 million customers for India's third-biggest mobile operator.
Honoring Women in Comms' Leading Lights
Que Sera Sarah  | 
2/16/2016  |  1 comment
Cast your vote for the year's most inspiring woman in comms, female tech pioneer and female-led startup to watch, to be awarded at BCE's Leading Lights gala.
Eurobites: India Turns Up Tax Heat on Vodafone
News Analysis  | 
2/16/2016  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telefónica tackles IoT security; Virgin Media's fourth quarter; Telecom Italia's three-year grand plan.
India 4G: Vendor Report Card
News Analysis  | 
2/15/2016  |  Post a comment
How do the world's equipment vendors match up in India's 4G market?
Indian Incumbents Risk Tripping in 4G Race
News Analysis  | 
2/12/2016  |  1 comment
India's mobile incumbents could be making a mistake by trying to build a 4G lead over Reliance Jio.
International Relations, Valley Style
Haiku  | 
2/11/2016  |  1 comment
Facebook adopted The missionary position.
Got kicked in the nuts.
Nokia Reports Q4, Full Year 2015 Results
News Wire Feed  | 
2/11/2016  |  Post a comment
Nokia reports fourth quarter revenues of €3.6 billion, up 3% year-on-year, and full year revenues of €12.5 billion, up 6% year-on-year.
Leading Lights Awards 2016 - Open for Business
News Analysis  | 
2/10/2016  |  1 comment
Was 2015 a standout year for your company? Then you should enter the industry's most prestigious awards program –- it really does have something for everyone!
Andreessen Facepalms on Facebook Free Basics
Wagner’s Ring  | 
2/10/2016  |  9 comments
His criticisms of India's decision to block the free Internet program went too far.
Women Leaders Can Increase Profitability – Peterson Institute
News Wire Feed  | 
2/9/2016  |  Post a comment
Survey of 21,980 publicly traded companies in 91 countries shows the presence of more female leaders in top positions correlates with increased profitability.
India Deals Death Blow to Facebook's Free Basics
News Analysis  | 
2/8/2016  |  2 comments
Indian authorities have joined the US and Europe in passing net neutrality legislation.
WiCipedia: Faulty Feminism, Worthy Women & Peculiar Perks
Que Sera Sarah  | 
2/5/2016  |  5 comments
This week in WiC: Bloomberg debates the merits of women's conferences; Europe's 1,000 woman boardlist goes live; Glassdoor outlines some unique job perks; and more.
India Operators Lash Out at 700MHz Plans
News Analysis  | 
2/5/2016  |  Post a comment
A government decision to auction 700MHz spectrum at high prices this year has met with a furious backlash from operators.
Vodafone CEO: I Want a Piece of Openreach
News Analysis  | 
2/4/2016  |  2 comments
Vodafone is fretting over its network position in the fast-changing UK telecom market and wants the chance to take a stake in an independent Openreach, currently part of BT.
Cisco VNI Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast, 2015 - 2020
Infographics  | 
2/3/2016  |  Post a comment
Cisco's latest VNI numbers suggest the world will be using 366.8 exabytes of data on smartphones and Internet of Things devices, up from 44.2 exabytes, in 2015.
NIA's Latest NFV Test Program Opens for Business
News Analysis  | 
2/3/2016  |  1 comment
The second phase of the New IP Agency's independent evaluation program, focused on VNF Management, is signing up participants.
Intel Closed the Gender Pay Gap in 2015
News Analysis  | 
2/3/2016  |  1 comment
Women at Intel now make the same as their male counterparts, a step in the right direction as the company completes year one of a five-year diversity plan.
Aircel Implements Infobip's A2P Platform
News Analysis  | 
2/1/2016  |  Post a comment
Aircel is hoping a deal with Infobip will spur renewed interest in its messaging services.
RJio's Big Small Cells Vision
News Analysis  | 
1/31/2016  |  1 comment
RJio has announced plans for a major investment in small cell technology.
WiCipedia: Equality, Fashion & Dads
Que Sera Sarah  | 
1/29/2016  |  5 comments
For our inaugural WiC weekly roundup: Facebook's leaders set good examples; the brogammer fashion debate; Intel's Africa outreach; and more.
Page 1 / 2   >   >>


From The Founder
Download our complete guide to de-risking NFV deployment in 2016, including:
  • An eight-step strategy to deploying NFV safely, based on input from the companies that have already started virtualizing their production networks.
  • Interviews with leading executives at Colt, AT&T, Deutsche Telekom, Cisco, Nokia, ZTE, Ericsson and Heavy Reading.
  • Flash Poll
    Live Streaming Video
    Prepping for the Future: Upskill U Explained
    During this short kick-off video, Doug Webster, Vice President of Service Provider Marketing, Cisco, and Light Reading’s CEO & Founder Steve Saunders give an overview of Upskill U.
    LRTV Interviews
    AT&T Expert on the Key Pillars of UC

    4|29|16   |   03:58   |   (0) comments


    Vishy Gopalakrishnan, AVP of product marketing at AT&T, talks about the three developments that are making unified communications and collaboration secure and reliable for enterprise users.
    LRTV Documentaries
    LRTV Report: Mobile Core Innovation

    4|28|16   |   25:32   |   (0) comments


    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.
    LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
    NFV World Congress Highlight

    4|26|16   |     |   (0) comments


    The highlight of the NFV World Congress contains exciting telecom news. Join us for an inside look at Huawei's ICT 2020 plan and its latest collaboration with industry leaders.
    LRTV Interviews
    Unified Comms Finds Its Voice

    4|25|16   |   03:44   |   (0) comments


    Peter Quinlan, VP of UCC Product Management at Tata Communications, talks about the evolution of the unified communications and collaboration services sector and how voice is now a big part of current developments.
    LRTV Documentaries
    So... What Do We Do Now?

    4|25|16   |   03:24   |   (0) comments


    After a long hiatus, Max Dingman, the CEO of a GeeGhiz, returns for a motivational board room pep talk.
    LRTV Documentaries
    NAB 2016 Highlights

    4|21|16   |     |   (0) comments


    Light Reading's Cable/Video Practice Leader Alan Breznick climbs down from the slots to tell us about the latest news in broadcast technology at NAB 2016 in Las Vegas.
    Between the CEOs
    CEO Chat: Deepfield's Craig Labovitz

    4|21|16   |     |   (0) comments


    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.
    Shades of Ray
    Leading Lights 2016: Shortlists Announced

    4|20|16   |   0:53   |   (0) comments


    The judging is over and the Leading Lights 2016 shortlists have been published -- you can see who made the cut by clicking on this link.
    LRTV Custom TV
    Introducing MulteFire – Qualcomm at MWC 2016

    4|18|16   |   3.29   |   (0) comments


    MulteFire is the latest option for using LTE in unlicensed spectrum. As oppose to its close 'siblings', LAA and LTE-U, MulteFire operates solely in unlicensed spectrum, which enables it to offer the best of two worlds – LTE-like performance with WiFi-like deployment simplicity. In this interview, Sanjeev Athalye, Sr. Director, Product Management at Qualcomm ...
    Between the CEOs
    CEO Chat: Grant Van Rooyen of Cologix

    4|18|16   |     |   (0) comments


    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.
    LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
    ONS 2016 – Demonstration of Huawei's NetMatrix Multi-Vendor SDN Orchestrator

    4|15|16   |     |   (0) comments


    This demonstration shows how Huawei's NetMatrix SDN Orchestrator (SDN-O) addresses an operator's core service agility needs for services spanning multi-domain, multivendor networks: it includes a demonstration of:
    - Rapid New Service Design: using YANG to model a complex example of multi-domain, multivendor L3VPN network connectivity service that ...
    LRTV Custom TV
    AT&T Wants to Own North Carolina

    4|15|16   |     |   (1) comment


    Venessa Harrison, president of North Carolina for AT&T, tells how the company will expand its GigaPower service beyond the seven N.C. cities it already serves.

  • This blog, sponsored by AT&T, is the second part of a ten-part series examining next-generation broadband technologies titled "Behind the Speeds."
  • Upcoming Live Events
    May 23, 2016, Austin, TX
    May 23, 2016, Austin Convention Center
    May 24-25, 2016, Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX
    September 13-14, 2016, The Curtis Hotel, Denver, CO
    December 6-8, 2016,
    June 16-18, 2017, Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX
    All Upcoming Live Events
    Infographics
    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.
    Hot Topics
    Ultra-Broadband Summit, Hong Kong
    Iain Morris, News Editor, 4/27/2016
    WiCipedia: Woman Cards & Bitch Switches
    Sarah Thomas, Director, Women in Comms, 4/29/2016
    FCC Poised to Re-Regulate Wholesale Access
    Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 4/28/2016
    Mitel Asks: What Time of Day Do You Shower?
    Mitch Wagner, West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading, 4/25/2016
    GoT Fans Curse HBO (Not Right) Now
    Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 4/25/2016
    Like Us on Facebook
    Twitter Feed
    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.
    Animals with Phones
    Live Digital Audio

    Of all the tech companies in the Valley, Intel has made the most aggressive commitment to building a diverse and inclusive workplace culture. It's doing so by taking concrete, measurable steps, making a large financial investment and through a commitment to complete transparency about its progress. In this radio show, WiC Director Sarah Thomas will be joined by Shlomit Weiss, Intel's Vice President, Data Center Group, and General Manager of Networking Engineering, who will share with us why Intel is tackling this huge challenge, how and to what effect. She will also discuss her unique experiences leading development of Client SOC development in the past and today leading development of all of the chipmaker's silicon hardware for networking IPs and discrete devices and managing a team of 600 engineers across Israel, Europe and the US.