Latest Content tagged with Women In Comms
Can a Government Fund the Next Silicon Valley?
LRTV Documentaries | 9/12/2017 | Post a comment
They call New York Silicon Alley. Israel? Silicon Wadi. And in Santiago, it's Chilecon Valley. Light Reading traveled to Chile, where the government gives interest-free loans to startup companies, to learn more about that country's emergent tech scene. Part 1 of 3.
VMware VP Brings Women Up With Her
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 8/16/2017 | 1 comment
It's an art and a science to make mentorship, inclusive leadership, diversity and promotion of high-potential women work, says Honore' LaBourdette, vice president of Global Market Development at VMware.
Fujitsu's Women Band Together to Help Girls Do STEM
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 8/2/2017 | 1 comment
Supporting women both inside and outside of Fujitsu is a top priority of the telecom vendor. Yanbing Li, Fujitsu Network Communication's director of System Software Development & Delivery, shares why it's important, but why there's still a long road ahead.
Cisco: Mentoring Critical to Attract & Retain Women
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 7/19/2017 | 1 comment
Liz Centoni, senior vice president and general manager of Cisco's Computing System Product Group, shares why mentoring in all its forms is important for women and what Cisco is doing that's made a difference for women in tech.
BT VP: Women Should Fill Security Talent Gap
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 7/5/2017 | 2 comments
By 2020 there will be six security jobs for every qualified worker, and Kate Kuehn, vice president of Security for BT in the Americas, says BT wants to encourage women to fill the shortage in jobs.
Intel Ushers in the Revolutionary 5G Era
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 6/28/2017 | 1 comment
5G will bring job opportunities for women in telco and IT, as well as a whole new era of communications for consumers and industries of all kinds, says
Caroline Chan, vice president and general manager of the 5G Infrastructure Division at Intel.
Ciena Takes a Broad View of Diversity
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 6/7/2017 | 1 comment
Building the best team at Ciena and opening up new market opportunities means incorporating diversity of all kinds, according to its director of business development, Emmanuelle Cahane.
Boingo CMO: Why We Need More Female Leaders
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 5/31/2017 | 1 comment
Companies make more money when there are women in leadership, Boingo CMO Dawn Callahan says. She shares why there can never be too many women in leadership roles in the tech industry and how to increase today's numbers.
Yvette Kanouff Shares Cisco's Automation Equation
LRTV Documentaries | 5/31/2017 | 1 comment
Yvette Kanouff, senior vice president and general manager of the service provider business at Cisco, tells BCE attendees how the vendor is helping operators and enterprises automate their networks to be simpler, faster, scalable and self-healing.
Mastercard: Payment From Every Device
LRTV Custom TV | 3/21/2017 | Post a comment
Kiki Del Valle, senior vice president of commerce for every device program at MasterCard, shares how Mastercard is bringing the future forward and delivering unique connected moments to consumers' daily lives.
OrbTV: Tele2 CEO on Industry 4.0
LRTV Interviews | 3/10/2017 | Post a comment
Allison Kirkby, president and group CEO of Tele2, spoke with Ray Le Maistre, editor-in-chief of Light Reading, about the fourth Industrial Revolution, the impact it will have on businesses and society in general and the challenges it will bring for service providers.
Name That Acronym
LRTV Documentaries | 3/1/2017 | 6 comments
From AT&T to ZTE, we hit the show floor at MWC to see how well attendees know their industry acronyms.
Twilight Star Authors AI Paper
LRTV Documentaries | 1/24/2017 | Post a comment
Actress Kristen Stewart, best known for starring in the Twilight movies, has co-authored an academic paper on the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in a short film she has directed.
Can Cable Climb Upmarket?
LRTV Interviews | 12/7/2016 | Post a comment
Carol Wilson and Alan Breznick assess cable's prospects for winning more enterprises in a landscape rocked by corporate M&A activity.
TalkTalk Exec: Find Your North Star at Work
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 12/7/2016 | 1 comment
Women need to find their purpose, a professional North Star, and create a personal board for themselves, according to Alex Tempest, director of partners at TalkTalk Business.
CEO Chat: Intel's Alexis Black Bjorlin
Between the CEOs | 8/17/2016 | Post a comment
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.
Ciena's VP Offers a Career Crash Course
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 7/20/2016 | 4 comments
How did Ciena's Vice President of Sales, Angela Finn, carve out her career path? Simple, she tells WiC. She stayed true to her company, customers and principles.
AT&T: Aiming for Better Customer Care
LRTV Custom TV | 7/12/2016 | Post a comment
AT&T SVP Vicki Jones explains how the company tracks and measures customer service and is seeking to turn customer care into a service differentiator.
This blog, sponsored by AT&T, is the fifth part of a ten-part series examining next-generation broadband technologies titled "Behind the Speeds."
OPNFV Summit: Key Takeaways
LRTV Documentaries | 6/22/2016 | Post a comment
MANO shortfalls, an increasingly bloated open source ecosystem and the cultural challenges for network operators were among the key takeaways from the OPNFV Summit in Berlin.
Sprint VP Breaks Down Gender Stereotypes
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 6/15/2016 | 2 comments
Sprint's Nelly Pitocco explains how gender roles get ingrained in us from a young age and how women can break down these subtle biases in the industry.
WOMEN IN COMMS: SHARE YOUR STORY WITH US
AppDynamics highlights the tech segments where women are the most prevalent and showcases a few making a big difference in their field.