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Ruckus Boasts Launch of Hotspot 2.0, Release 2 Gear
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Charter, Bright House: The Wedding's Back On
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Cisco: Chambers to Be 'Wingman' to Robbins
Last Message: 5/19/2015
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India's Aircel Plots Path to 4G
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Title II: What Chilling Effects?
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Ofcom Does Not Rule Out BT Carve-Up
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New CenturyLink CTO in Major Overhaul
Last Message: 5/19/2015
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AT&T Takes 'Startup Mentality' to Wholesale
Last Message: 5/18/2015
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North America Takes Center Stage for TSIC
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CenturyLink Goes Beyond Gig for SMBs
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AT&T Testing Virtualized GPON
Last Message: 5/18/2015
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Comcast Hints Strongly at Upstream Mid-Split
Last Message: 5/18/2015
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Rovi Rues Loss to Activist Investors
Last Message: 5/18/2015
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BT Kicks Up Stink Over Dark Fiber Proposals
Last Message: 5/18/2015
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Gigabit Cities: I've Seen the Future
Last Message: 5/18/2015
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Eurobites: Belgium Blasts Facebook Over Privacy
Last Message: 5/18/2015
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6 Steps Towards a Gigabit City
Last Message: 5/18/2015
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SK Telecom: Small Cells Key to 5G
Last Message: 5/18/2015
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Gigabit States Anyone?
Last Message: 5/18/2015
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Eurobites: Baksaas to Step Down at Telenor
Last Message: 5/18/2015
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Eurobites: Iliad's Mobile Subs Soar
Last Message: 5/18/2015
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Dogs Take the Best Selfies
Last Message: 5/15/2015
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NetCracker Pitches NFV Migration Story
Last Message: 5/15/2015
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Arista Addresses White Box Threat
Last Message: 5/15/2015
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Crown Castle Sells Australia Business for $1.6B
Last Message: 5/15/2015
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Verizon Says Focused Cloud Strategy Working
Last Message: 5/14/2015
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AT&T Adds Hulu, Gets Sued by Cox
Last Message: 5/14/2015
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You Paid How Much?
Last Message: 5/14/2015
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Way Better Than TV
Last Message: 5/14/2015
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Nuage Connects Dots Between SDN & Fabrics
Last Message: 5/14/2015
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Telefónica Boosted by German, UK M&A
Last Message: 5/14/2015
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Eurobites: TalkTalk Raises Growth Forecast
Last Message: 5/14/2015
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Hutch, VimpelCom in Talks About Italian Job
Last Message: 5/14/2015
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How Cisco Will Compete Against White Box Switches
Last Message: 5/14/2015
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Let's Not Kill SDN & NFV With Silos
Last Message: 5/14/2015
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AT&T: Building Gigabit Connections Is Just the First Step
Last Message: 5/13/2015
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Allied Fiber CEO Sees Rise of OTT 'Telcos'
Last Message: 5/13/2015
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DroneComm 2015: Pics Above the Clouds
Last Message: 5/13/2015
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Cablevision Deals in Set-Top Data With ESPN, Disney
Last Message: 5/13/2015
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Geeking Out Over Gigabit
Last Message: 5/13/2015
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Eurobites: Bouygues Wants to Go It Alone
Last Message: 5/13/2015
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Deutsche Telekom Buoyed by US Growth
Last Message: 5/13/2015
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Gigabit Cities Live Hits Atlanta
Last Message: 5/13/2015
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Hydro-Electric DC Fuels CenturyLink Growth
Last Message: 5/13/2015
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Light Reading Hall of Fame 2014
Last Message: 5/13/2015
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Verizon: Telecom Needs to Solve SDN Problem
Last Message: 5/12/2015
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US Pay-TV M&A Plot Thickens
Last Message: 5/12/2015
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Can an App Make Campuses Safer?
Last Message: 5/12/2015
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Level 3: Analytics Unlocks SDN Potential
Last Message: 5/12/2015
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Last week I dropped in on "Hotlanta," Georgia to moderate Light Reading's inaugural DroneComm conference – a unique colloquium investigating the potential for drone communications to disrupt the world's telecom ecosystem. As you will see, it was a day of exploration and epiphany...
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Verizon's Emmons: SDN Key to Cost-Effective Scaling

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For Verizon and other network operators to ramp up available bandwidth cost effectively, they need to move to SDN and agree on how to do that.
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Lack of Universal SDN a Challenge

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Heavy Reading Analyst Sterling Perrin talks about how uncertainty about SDN standards and approaches may be slowing deployment.
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Steve Vogelsang Interview: Carrier SDN

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Sterling Perrin speaks to Steve Vogelsang, Alcatel-Lucent CTO for IP Routing & Transport business, about the new Carrier SDN-enabling Network Services Platform and the operator challenges it solves.
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Carrier SDN: On-Demand Networks for an On-Demand World

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Steve Vogelsang, Alcatel-Lucent CTO for IP Routing & Transport business, talks about requirements and benefits of Carrier SDN during the keynote address at the Light Reading Carrier SDN event May 2015.
LRTV Documentaries
The Security Challenge of SDN

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CenturyLink VP James Feger discusses concerns that virtualization could create new vulnerabilities unless network operators build in safeguards.
LRTV Custom TV
NFV Elasticity – Highly Available VNF Scale-Out Architectures for the Mobile Edge

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Peter Marek and Paul Stevens from Advantech Networks and Communications Group talk about their NFV Elasticity initiative and the company's latest platforms for deploying virtual network functions at the edge of the network. Packetarium XL and the new Versatile Server Module: 'designed to reach parts of the network that other servers cannot reach.'
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Bay Area Spark Meetup 2015

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Developed in 2009, Apache Spark is a powerful open source processing engine built around speed, ease of use and sophisticated analytics. This spring, Huawei hosted a meetup for Spark developers and data scientists in Santa Clara, California. Light Reading spoke with organizers and attendees about Huawei's code contributions and long-term commitment to Spark.
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The Transport SDN Buzz

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Sterling Perrin, senior analyst at Heavy Reading, speaks with Peter Ashwood-Smith of Huawei and Guru Parulkar of ON.Lab about the evolution of transport SDN and the integration of technologies.
LRTV Custom TV
Next-Generation CCAP: Cisco cBR-8 Evolved CCAP

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John Chapman, Cisco's CTO of Cable Access Business Unit and Cisco Fellow, explained the innovation design of Cisco's cBR-8, the industry's first Evolved CCAP, including DOCSIS 3.1 design from ground-up, distributed CCAP with Remote PHY and path to virtualization. Cisco's cBR-8 Evolved CCAP is the platform that will last through the transitions.
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Meeting the Demands of Bandwidth & Service Group Growth

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Jorge Salinger, Comcast's Vice President of Access Architecture, explains how DOCSIS 3.1 and multi-service CCAP can meet the demands of the bandwidth and service group growth.
LRTV Custom TV
DOCSIS 3.1: Transforming Cable From Hardware-Defined Network to Software-Defined Network

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John Chapman, Cisco's CTO of Cable Access Business Unit and Cisco Fellow, explains how DOCSIS 3.1 can transform cable HFC network to a more agile software-defined network.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Predicting Traffic Patterns for Quality Mobile Broadband

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Accessing information ubiquitously creates complexity and creates heavy traffic onto the network, especially at large-scale events like sporting events or festivals. In this video, Huawei's Mohammad Hussain speaks to experts about how to predict traffic and improve user experience during periods of heavy traffic.
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Network functions virtualization (NFV) is not the easiest of topics to take on board, so here's a Light Reading infographic, developed following conversations with the folks at HP, that helps make sense of where NFV is taking the industry.
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