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All the key communications industry developments taking place in the vast Asia-Pacific region.
By Robert Clark, 2/27/2015
Full-throated 4G competition is finally coming to China following the long-awaited issue of LTE FDD licences.
By Mitch Wagner, West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading, 2/26/2015
The simmering trade war between the US and China could be heating up, as China dropped top US vendors from its approved state purchase list, according to reports this ...
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 2/25/2015
Carrier SDN and NFV have been major buzzwords for the past few years, generating a great deal of head-scratching, strategizing and hot air blowing.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 2/24/2015
LONDON -- Huawei upped the pre-MWC ante Tuesday by promising to deliver what it calls 4.5G mobile broadband capabilities in 2016 that will be able to deliver downlink ...
By Robert Clark, 2/24/2015
ZTE believes its Pre5G solution, which promises five times as much capacity as LTE, could open up a path to major European sales.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 2/23/2015
Australia's NBN Co has taken a big step forward in its development of a nationwide high-speed network by concluding a deal with Arris for the rollout of hybrid ...
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 2/20/2015
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- The New IP -- Network operators must evolve to support agility, performance and personalization, Ericsson's Siva Ananmalay said here Thursday.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, 2/19/2015
After enjoying a blowout year of record sales and strong market share gains in 2014, Arris is bracing for a much more problematic year in 2015.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 2/19/2015
Samsung has stepped up its game in mobile payments with a takeover of contactless technology developer LoopPay.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 2/19/2015
Deutsche Telekom and Colt have teamed up in the market for international voice services, announcing a five-year deal they say will allow them to protect margins in a ...
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, 2/18/2015
Setting its sights beyond Europe, Liberty Global is aiming to expand its presence in the relatively small but rapidly growing Latin American and Caribbean markets ...
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NTT DoCoMo Preps 225Mbit/s LTE-A
Friday, February 27, 2015
Ericsson Sues Apple for Patents Infringement
Friday, February 27, 2015
Avago to Acquire Emulex for $606M
Thursday, February 26, 2015
PT Telekom Uses Oracle for Enhanced CEM
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Telstra Global Deploys Metaswitch IP Voice Gear
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Telstra Names New CEO
Monday, February 23, 2015
Arris Wins Major DOCSIS Deal at NBN Co.
Monday, February 23, 2015
NEC Touts Unified OSS for SDN
Friday, February 20, 2015
Telekom Austria Completes vCPE Trial
Thursday, February 19, 2015
SpiderCloud Lands 4G Small Cell Deal in Pakistan
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Equinix Puts Infinera in Data Centers
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Clavister Wins Security Deal With APAC Telco
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
SeaChange Staffs Up in Asia-Pacific
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
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10 SPIT Vendors to Watch in 2015
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-chief , 12/29/2014
Virtualization has sparked renewed interest in the OSS and BSS sectors -- here ...
Sigfox Plans Global IoT Network
Joanne Taaffe , 11/24/2014
French firm is developing partnerships with mobile operators to extend its reach ...
Telco Data Centers: 7 Reasons Carriers Should Run Their Own Facilities
Mitch Wagner , West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading , 10/2/2014
For telecom operators, hosting their own data centers can be key to fending off ...
Salary Survey Report 2014
Sarah Thomas , Editorial Operations Director , 7/23/2014
Light Reading's fourth annual salary survey of telecom professionals reveals that ...
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BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
Check out Light Reading's interview with Jay Samit, the newly appointed CEO of publicly traded SeaChange International Inc. With a resume that includes Sony, EMI, and Universal, Samit brings a reputation as an entrepreneur and a disruptor to his new role at the video solutions company. Hear what he had to say about the opportunities in video, as well as the outlook for cable, telco, OTT and mobile service providers.
G'day! And welcome to an entirely new feature on Light Reading -- our weekly "CEO-to-CEO" interview.
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Huawei Shares Its Vision of the Future of Mobile Networks Innovations

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Mobile broadband is changing our lives. It's reshaping the Internet, industry, and society. It allows us to freely connect with one another anytime, anywhere. At this year's Mobile World Congress, Huawei will share its latest insights and newest ideas and technologies that will shape the future of MBB. They will showcase their end-to-end MBB solutions that will ...
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Accelerate Digitizing, Boost Digital Business

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A new digital revolution is leading us to a better connected world. Together with millions of digital partners, Huawei will help CSPs to build their digital service ecosystem and aggregate a wide variety of digital services. In this video, we find out how Huawei is going to help CSPs implement digital operations.
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The Secret Recipe to Enabling Hyper-Growth Industries

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With a number of successful cases on network capability exposure, Huawei is going to share the secret recipe to enabling hyper-growth markets with a step-by-step approach.
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BTE 2015 Is Bigger & Even Better

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This year's Big Telecom Event (BTE) in Chicago is going to provide more opportunities than ever for networking, getting to grips with key industry challenges and opportunities and, equally as important, having some fun.
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Light Reading ICT Leaders Roundtable at MWC 2015

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On Sunday March 1, 2015, Light Reading will host an ICT Leaders Roundtable in partnership with Huawei. At this half-day event, CIOs, analysts and researchers will discuss key industry trends like virtualization in the cloud with a specific focus on new business models. Located at the luxurious Renaissance Hotel near the Fira Barcelona, space is limited so please ...
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Going Green in 2015

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Energy efficiency is set to be an incredibly hot topic in the telecom industry this year.
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SDN & NFV: Where Are We Going From Here?

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Vitesse Semiconductor CTO Martin Nuss gives his perspective on why SDN and NFV should be tightly interconnected and how he sees the industry moving forward.
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Time for Gigabit Europe?

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Gigabit broadband networks are springing up all around the US and they'll soon become more commonplace in Europe.
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Brocade Brings New IP Vision to 2020 Vision Executive Summit

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In December 2014, Light Reading gathered telecom executives in Reykjavik, Iceland to discuss their vision for high-capacity networks through the end of the decade. The intimate, interactive meeting was set against the backdrop of Iceland's spectacular natural beauty. As one of the event's founding sponsors, Brocade's Kelly Herrell shared his company's strategy at ...
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Brocade's Kelly Herrell on the New IP

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In December 2014, Steve Saunders sat down with Brocade VP of Software Networking Kelly Herrell at Light Reading's 2020 Vision executive summit in Reykjavik, Iceland. They spoke about Brocade's approach to the New IP, the future of the telecom industry, and more.
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Dr. Dong Sun Talks About Carriers' Digital Transformation & Huawei’s Telco OS

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Dr. Dong Sun, Chief Architect of Digital Transformation Solutions at Huawei, discusses how telecom operators can become digital ecosystem enablers and deliver optimal user experiences that are in real-time, on-demand, all-online, DIY and social (ROADS).
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Huawei's Chief Network Architect Talks about Network Experience & Operators’ Strategies

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In the digital age, network experience has become the primary productivity especially for telecom operators. In this video, Wenshuan Dang, Huawei’s Chief Network Architect, discusses how carriers can tackle the challenge of infrastructure complexity in order to enhance business agility and improve user experience.
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