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Bidding War for TWC Looks Likelier
Last Message: 5/23/2015
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Liberty Global Keen on Vodafone Tie-Up – Report
Last Message: 5/23/2015
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Potholes Lurk in Indian Smart City Project
Last Message: 5/22/2015
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Verizon Saves 60% Swapping Copper for Fiber
Last Message: 5/22/2015
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Eurobites: Vodafone Shines in FTSE 100
Last Message: 5/22/2015
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Q&A: SK Telecom Talks All Things 5G
Last Message: 5/22/2015
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10 Alternate Uses for Tablets
Last Message: 5/22/2015
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TiVo Secures 2-Year Set-Top Waiver
Last Message: 5/22/2015
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Comcast Targets 6 New Gigabit Markets
Last Message: 5/22/2015
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Is Altice the Great US Cable Consolidator?
Last Message: 5/22/2015
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Eurobites: 100G Rollouts Boost Transmode's Q1
Last Message: 5/22/2015
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Accedian Touts 7 Service Provider vCPE Wins
Last Message: 5/22/2015
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Connected Cars Spell Trouble for Cellular, Says Machina
Last Message: 5/22/2015
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Sprint Appoints Ex-Bell Media Exec as CMO
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Report: Carmakers Closing in On Nokia HERE
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Will Investing in SDN & NFV Be Worth It?
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Ciena Surfs DCI Wave With New Platform
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Eurobites: Telecom Italia Offloads Towers
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Chattanooga Charts Killer Gigabit Apps
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Is 'Good Enough' Ever Enough for Telecom?
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Cablevision Calls Out Verizon on Fiber Claims
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Lack of Universal SDN a Challenge
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Report: Intel Buying Altera?
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Cisco Dodged Sanctions Barring Russian Trade – Report
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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AlcaLu Bridges Optical & IP Networks With SDN
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Verizon's $4.4B AOL Buy a Digital Media Play
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Leading Lights Finalists 2015: Most Innovative IoT (Vendor)
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Education Is Key to AMI, Telemetry Success
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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RJio Moves Closer to 4G Launch
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Wholesalers Out to Prove Quality Beats Price
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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AT&T Cloud Strategy Now Focuses on Network
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Eurobites: Orange Gets EC Nod on Jazztel
Last Message: 5/21/2015
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Eurobites: Huawei Plans EU Procurement Surge
Last Message: 5/20/2015
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An Inflection Point in Telecom: The 5G Vector
Last Message: 5/20/2015
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Are You in There?
Last Message: 5/20/2015
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Genband Outlines NFV Roadmap
Last Message: 5/20/2015
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What's It All About, Altice?
Last Message: 5/20/2015
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Verizon's AOL Buy Completes Its Content Story
Last Message: 5/20/2015
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Phone Cozy
Last Message: 5/20/2015
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Altice to Buy Suddenlink in $9.1B Deal
Last Message: 5/20/2015
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BT Break-Up?
Last Message: 5/20/2015
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Skyport Touts Ultra-Secure Carrier Server
Last Message: 5/20/2015
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The 4 Stages of NFV
Last Message: 5/19/2015
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Migrating to NFV a Step at a Time
Last Message: 5/19/2015
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Smarter 'Dumb' TVs Will Drive OTT Adoption
Last Message: 5/19/2015
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Stealthy Versa Developing Run-Anywhere NFV
Last Message: 5/19/2015
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Vodafone May Buy Content to Fight BT, Telefónica
Last Message: 5/19/2015
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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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