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Driving Better Mobile Customer Experience While Transforming the Mobile Network
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3/21/2017  |  Post a comment
Light Reading talked to George McGregor of Citrix about the NetScaler Mobile Gateway - an intelligent traffic management solution which can markedly improve the customer experience provided by mobile operators, even when traffic is encrypted.
Mastercard: What's Next for Mobile Payments?
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3/21/2017  |  Post a comment
We spoke to James Anderson, executive vice president of digital payments at MasterCard, about digital wallets to tokenization to robots and commerce-enabled IOT devices -- and how Mastercard is working to ensure that every one of its accounts is as digital as the people using them.
Mastercard: 2 Billion Adults 'Trapped' in Cash Economy
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3/21/2017  |  1 comment
Despite advances made in the last several years, two billion adults around the world are trapped in a cash economy and lack what we take for granted -- a safe way to receive, save and use money.
Mastercard: Payment From Every Device
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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.
InterDigital's Role in the 5G, IoT Era
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3/21/2017  |  Post a comment
Alan Carlton, managing director and VP for Europe at InterDigital, talks about the company's role in 5G projects in Europe and the prospects for the company in the IoT market.
Lessons Learned From Digital Transformation
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3/21/2017  |  Post a comment
Ravi Palepu, global head of Telco Solutions at Virtusa, talks about some key takeaways from telco digital transformation experiences during the past couple of years.
Software-Driven Architecture for 5G & IOT
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3/20/2017  |  Post a comment
We present Heavy Reading's Jim Hodges's report from Mobile World Congress -- where operators and vendors are working to bring a variety of technologies together to make virtualization a reality in the era of 5G and IoT.
IoT & 5G Are Hot Trends, But What Is the Business Opportunity Now?
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3/20/2017  |  Post a comment
Steve Bell and Wind River's Charlie Ashton discuss the role of virtualization in IoT and 5G and where to capitalize on the business opportunities today. They talk about some of the top use cases and the key requirements that need to be met to make the advent of IoT and 5G a reality.
Cloud-RAN: Cost Savings Strategy or Key Enabler for 5G & IoT Use Cases?
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3/20/2017  |  Post a comment
Jim Hodges sits down with Wind River's Charlie Ashton to discuss the emerging importance of Cloud-RAN technology, what it means to the industry, and some key strategies for successful deployment.
What's New in vCloud NFV 2.0?
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3/20/2017  |  Post a comment
With vCloud NFV 2.0, CSPs will be able to deliver new and differentiated services on an agile, open and secure software-defined architecture today as they evolve their networks to support 5G and the Internet of Things.
Equinix & Callr Highlight New Cloud Comms Opportunities
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3/17/2017  |  Post a comment
Equinix CTO Ihab Tarazi and Callr CEO Taoufik Zagdoud explain how cloud architectures are enabling new business opportunities for competitive communications services providers.
Making 5G New Radio (NR) a Reality
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3/16/2017  |  1 comment
Listen to Dr. John Smee, Vice President of Engineering at Qualcomm, talk about the tremendous progress the industry is making towards making 5G NR – the global 5G standard – a reality. Hear about the latest demonstrations and technologies Qualcomm was showcasing at Mobile World Congress.
AccelerComm First to 5G Polar Code IP
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3/15/2017  |  Post a comment
AccelerComm is a semiconductor IP-core company that provides patented turbo coding technology. In this video, they demonstrate their turbo decoder at Mobile World Congress.
Etisalat Egypt: Innovating for MBB2020
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
Etisalat Egypt's Director of Access Network Planning & Optimization Mohamed Shalaby explains how the telco will optimize its network to hit its MBB2020 goals.
OrbTV: EdgeConneX CTO on Prepping for 5G, IoT
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
Don MacNeil, CTO, EdgeConneX, talks to Liz Coyne, managing editor, Light Reading, at Mobile World Congress about how edge data center operators are preparing for a future of 5G, IoT and more.
CEO Chat With TEOCO's Atul Jain
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
TEOCO Founder and CEO Atul Jain talks to Light Reading Founder and CEO Steve Saunders about the challenges around cost control and service monetization in the mobile and IoT sectors.
Accelerating C-V2X Toward 5G for Autonomous Driving
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
Listen to George Tsirtsis, Senior Director of Technology at Qualcomm, describe the critical role Cellular-V2X (C-V2X) will play in the autonomous car of the future. And hear about the outstanding momentum toward making C-V2X a reality.
ZTE MWC Highlights
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
Highlights of ZTE's innovations, such as M-ICT and Massive MIMO 2.0/.
MulteFire Alliance Releases 1.0 Specification
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
MulteFire Alliance President Mazen Chmaytelli provides an update on the MulteFire Release 1.0 specification for LTE standalone operation in unlicensed and shared spectrum.
OrbTV: AT&T CMO & the 'Digital Mindset'
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
AT&T Business Solutions' chief marketing officer, Steve McGaw, sat down with Light Reading's CEO, Steve Saunders, at Mobile World Congress to talk about how CSPs need to get into the "digital mindset" in order to succeed in a cloud-based future.
Power the Road to Digital Transformation With ZSmart 9
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
ZTEsoft is taking the lead in the process of helping CSPs' digital transformation.
Radisys' Open Solutions for SDN, NFV & 5G
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
Radisys President and CEO Brian Bronson explains how Radisys is helping communications service providers deploy agile open service delivery networks to accelerate their 5G service rollouts and revenues.
Etisalat Nigeria: Best Practice on IT Enables Business Success in Emerging Market
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
As a leading mobile operator in Nigeria, Etisalat Nigeria is committed to driving the digital future to empower society, thus inspiring people to fully maximize their potential.
Rohde & Schwarz at MWC 2017
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
Christian Müller from Rohde & Schwarz's mobile network testing unit introduces new products for cable and antenna testing at Mobile World Congress 2017.
Mahindra Comviva's Award-Winning Mobile Payment Solution
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
At MWC 2017 Mahindra Comviva and Ecocash Zimbabwe won a Glomo award for best mobile payment solution. Heavy Reading's Adi Kishore caught up with the winners at the show.
Modernizing the Packet Core for Cloud and 5G
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3/14/2017  |  Post a comment
Jan Häglund, Ericsson's head of network analytics and control, discusses how the packet core must evolve to accommodate cloud-native applications and the rollout of 5G. At MWC, Ericsson's pavilion included solutions for network slicing, optimizing throughput and automating lifecycle management.
Parallel Wireless Pioneers Multi-Technology vRAN
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3/13/2017  |  Post a comment
In this video, Parallel Wireless Founder/CTO President Rajesh Mishra talks to Light Reading about how the company's multi-technology vRAN reduces the network cost/deployment complexity of today's networks and 5G.
OrbTV: AT&T's CMO Details $40B Spend
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3/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Steve McGaw, chief marketing officer of AT&T Business Solutions, details out the 2016 and 2017 $40 billion capex outlay in part one of an interview with Steve Saunders, CEO of Light Reading, at Mobile World Congress.
LRTV Interviews DigitalRoute CTO Lars Månsson
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3/13/2017  |  Post a comment
DigitalRoute's CTO discusses how the company provides smart data integration to its customers.
OrbTV: Orange & the NFV, SDN Opportunity
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3/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Didier Duriez, senior vice president of Global Services and Solutions at Orange Business Services, talks to Ray Le Maistre, editor-in-chief at Light Reading, about the opportunities created by SDN and NFV, and the work it's doing with AT&T and its ECOMP MANO solution, which is now merged with OPEN-O and called ONAP.
Service Providers: Win Big in SD-WAN With Cisco
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3/13/2017  |  Post a comment
Watch this video to learn how you can capture SD-WAN opportunities, as well as what is driving this technology. Service Providers who partner with Cisco are poised to succeed.
OrbTV: Tele2 CEO on Industry 4.0
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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.
OrbTV: NetScout's CTO on the 'Journey to the Cloud'
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3/10/2017  |  Post a comment
Steve Saunders, CEO of Light Reading, sat down with Bruce Kelley, senior vice president and CTO of service provider at NetScout, and Jim McNiel, CMO of NetScout, to talk about the challenges service providers are facing on their journey to the cloud.
OrbTV: EE Talks Emergency Services & 5G
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3/10/2017  |  Post a comment
Tom Bennett, director of network services and devices for EE, talks to Ray Le Maistre, Light Reading's editor-in-chief, about the service provider's approach to emergency services and the move to 5G.
OrbTV: NetScout on Video QoS Challenges
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3/10/2017  |  Post a comment
Mate Prgin, senior director of video strategy at NetScout, talks to Liz Coyne of Light Reading about the key challenges service providers face when delivering video QoS, including security and privacy.
Boosting NFV Solutions With Network Intelligence
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3/10/2017  |  Post a comment
The evolution towards virtual networks in the telecom environment is accelerating. Once a lab technology, NFV is now starting to become real in operators' infrastructures with vCPE as one of the first use cases. DPI and service chaining are important technologies to deploy smart, efficient infrastructures.
OrbTV: ETSI Goes Sci-Fi With AI
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3/9/2017  |  Post a comment
Luis Jorge Romero, director general of ETSI, sheds light on the organization's new AI group, and talks about the state of 5G standards.
OrbTV: IoT's Plusses & Minuses
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3/9/2017  |  Post a comment
Samir Marwaha, vice president of products and services at NetScout, talks to Liz Coyne of Light Reading about the challenges and benefits of IoT for service providers.
OrbTV: DT's CTO on 5G Strategy
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3/9/2017  |  Post a comment
Light Reading's News Editor, Iain Morris, sat down with Bruno Jacobfeuerborn, group CTO of Deutsche Telekom, at Mobile World Congress to discuss the company's newly announced strategy, commitment and timeline for 5G.
OrbTV: Orange & the 'Human' Side of IoT
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3/9/2017  |  Post a comment
Orange Business Services' Olivier Ondet talks to Steve Saunders of Light Reading and Steve Bell of Heavy Reading about privacy, security and monetization issues around IoT.
Kontron on Universal OpenStack-Based Virtualized Services
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3/9/2017  |  Post a comment
CSPs can start the migration path to virtualized services using the SYMKLOUD OpenStack Platform. It is the foundation to run any VNF-driven "open" services on common infrastructure.
New SD-WAN Offerings: Growing Service Provider Revenue & IT Agility
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3/9/2017  |  Post a comment
Sunil Khandekar discusses the business trends and drivers behind service providers' SD-WAN offerings, and what they need to look for to build out an SD-WAN infrastructure.
Qualcomm's CTO on 5G Developments
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3/9/2017  |  Post a comment
At MWC 2017, Qualcomm's CTO Matt Grob talks to Light Reading's CEO and Founder Steve Saunders about the progress being made in the development of the technologies and standards that will underpin 5G.
OrbTV: DT on Cyber Defense
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3/9/2017  |  Post a comment
Max Röttgermann, product manager of IP Transit and DDoS Defense Live at Deutsche Telekom, talks to Steve Saunders, CEO of Light Reading, about security breaches and technologies that service providers can implement to protect against attacks.
What's Your 20?
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3/9/2017  |  Post a comment
By 2020, a new era of dynamic and responsive mobile networks will emerge, and Metaswitch is leading the drive.
OrbTV: It's an MWC17 Wrap!
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3/9/2017  |  Post a comment
Light Reading's Ray Le Maistre and Enterprise Cloud News editor Scott Ferguson discuss some of the trends from this year's Mobile World Congress and attempt a spoof of the Oscars.
Netronome SmartNICs Are Solving NFV Infrastructure Problems
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3/9/2017  |  Post a comment
Niel Viljoen, CEO and co-founder of Netronome, and Heavy Reading Principal Analyst Jim Hodges discuss various performance, efficiency and VM/VNF mobility issues telco and NFV infrastructures are facing today. Through the use of Agilio SmartNICs and Express Virtio (XVIO) technology, performance, management simplicity and utilization of resources can be achieved.
GENBAND CEO Talks Industry Trends With LRTV at #MWC17
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3/9/2017  |  Post a comment
GENBAND CEO David Walsh sat down with LRTV at MWC17 to discuss the company's strategic initiatives, industry trends and some of the challenges service providers face in today's competitive landscape.
OrbTV: DT Updates on NFV Progress
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3/8/2017  |  Post a comment
Axel Clauberg, vice president at Deutsche Telekom, gives Light Reading's Liz Coyne an update on the operator's NFV deployment, service launch dates and Pan-European Network.
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Cisco's Conrad Clemson, recently promoted to head up the company's Service Provider Apps & Platforms developments, talks to Light Reading's Founder and CEO Steve Saunders about how he's bringing cloud video, mobile and virtualization together to empower network operators.
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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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How Intel Is Powering the 5G Era

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Light Reading tours a series of 5G "super demos" so see how Intel envisions the 5G-connected future. We take a look at a prototype connected BMW, a light pole with environmental sensors that provides 5G wireless to a smart home and a fully untethered virtual reality experience.
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Source Photonics CEO Doug Wright Talks About the Future of Source Photonics

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Source Photonics' CEO, Doug Wright, talks to Light Reading about how the company is continuously investing in its operations to meet not only its customers' current technology demands but also to deliver their next-generation technology needs.
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Live Demo: DevOps in Service Chains & 5G Network Slices PoC

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Executives from PoC collaborating companies – Patrick Waldemar, VP and Head of Technology at Telenor Research, John Healy, VP of the Datacenter Network Solutions Group at Intel, Vincent Spinelli, SVP of Global Sales and Marketing at RIFT.io, Mats Eriksson, CEO and co-founder of Arctos Labs, and Mats Nordlund, CEO and co-founder of Netrounds – review ...
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The Year of Fat & Skinny Bundles

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In this fireside chat, Roku's Andrew Ferrone predicts that 2017 will be the year of multichannel OTT video bundles and spells out other trends in the OTT and pay-TV markets.
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BBWF 2016: Orange Poland's Next-Gen Central Office

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Introduction to Orange Poland's legacy next-generation central office solution.
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Viavi at OFC 2017

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Light Reading's Editor-in-Chief Craig Matsumoto reports from the Viavi booth at OFC and gets an update on the 400G testing market from Tom Fawcett, VP and GM of LAB & Production. At this year's event, Viavi won three awards from Lightwave magazine and showcased an interoperability demo with Ethernet Alliance and Finisar.
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Connecting the Entire Home With DOCSIS 3.1

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Hitron Technologies had the first cable modem certified for DOCSIS 3.1 and already has over 120,000 units in the field. Greg Fisher, CTO of Hitron, provides an update on his company's rollout of new gateways and why he thinks DOCSIS 3.1 will continue to drive value for operators into 2017 and beyond.
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Amazon Prime's Hand of God Creator on Producing for OTT

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Ben Watkins is the creator, writer and producer of Hand of God, a series on Amazon Prime. At Light Reading's Cable Next-Gen conference in Denver, he explained the advantages of producing for an OTT platform versus traditional TV.
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How Metrological Keeps Cable Customers on the Couch

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Metrological offers an open source solution that reduces the time it takes cable operators to integrate OTT content into the linear television viewing experience.
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The ABC of OTT

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At Light Reading's Cable Next-Gen conference in Denver, Ben Watkins, creator of Amazon Prime's Hand of God show, explained how producing content for an OTT platform differs from producing content for traditional TV.
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Why Analytics Is the Tech World's Digital Glue

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It was obvious at the massive annual CeBIT enterprise tech trade show that the foundation for tech innovation right now is real-time analytics.
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CommScope – Meeting the Demands of Tomorrow's Networks

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Phil Sorksy, Vice President International at CommScope, discusses addressing the challenges faced by service providers today, and as future trends emerge.
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BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
TEOCO Founder and CEO Atul Jain talks to Light Reading Founder and CEO Steve Saunders about the challenges around cost control and service monetization in the mobile and IoT sectors.
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