2014 Gold Marcom Award for Best Website: 2020 Vision Executive Summit
2014 Gold Marcom Award for Best Brochure/Sales Promotion: 2020 Vision Executive Summit Sales Promotion
2014 Platinum Marcom Award for Best Website Element/Infographic: Addressing Security Changes with LTE Infographic
2014 Honorable Mention Marcom Award for Best Design Print/Program Guide: Light Reading's Big Telecom Event Pocket Guide
2014 Gold Marcom Award for Design Web/Website Redesign: Light Reading's Redesign
2014 Platinum Marcom Award for Best Website/Business to Business: The New IP
2014 Honorable Mention Marcom Award for Best Web Video (Other): Wartoad – Behind the Music
2014 Folio 100 Honorees Dynamic Disruptor Award: Stephen Saunders
2014 Folio Women in Media Rising Star Award: Julie Muroff
2014 Videographer Award of Distinction for Best Viral Video (Entertainment)
2014 Videographer Award of Distinction for Best Video (Entertainment)
2014 Videographer Award of Excellence for Best Viral Video (Company)
2014 Videographer Award Honorable Mention for Marketing Video (Service)
2014 Min’s Integrated Marketing Award Honorable Mention for Huawei’s Video Resource Center on Light Reading
2014 Ava Digital Platinum Award Winner for Best Business to Business Website
2014 Telly Award Bronze Winner for Best Online Video (Entertainment): Light Reading - The Movie
2014 Telly Award Bronze Winner for Best Branded Content Viral Video: Light Reading - The Movie
2014 Internet Advertising Competition Award Winner for Best Telecommunication Online Campaign: Huawei's Video Resource on Light Reading
2014 Hermes Creative Awards Platinum Winner for Best Web Element: Heavy Reading Infographic - Operator Obstacles
2014 Hermes Creative Awards Gold Winner for Homepage Website Element: Light Reading's Homepage
2014 Hermes Creative Awards Gold Winner for Best Website Design: Light Reading’s Big Telecom Event
2014 Hermes Creative Awards Gold Winner for Best Entertainment Video: Light Reading - The Movie
2014 Hermes Creative Awards Gold Winner for Best T-Shirt: Light Reading’s Relaunch T-Shirt
2014 Apex Award of Excellence for Technical & Technology Writing: Light Reading Blog - Light Reading Unveils California’s Hottest SDN Startup
2014 Apex Award of Excellence for Redesign: Light Reading’s Redesign
2014 Apex Award of Excellence for Identity & Graphic Standards: Light Reading’s Big Telecom Event
2014 Min’s Digital Awards: Honorable Mention for Best Relaunch
From The Founder
Networks of the future will rely on "white box" switches and servers rather than proprietary hardware and that's going to alter the shape of the communications industry. Who says so? John Chambers.
Upcoming Live Events
April 14, 2015, The Westin Times Square, New York City, NY
May 5, 2015, Hyatt McCormick Place, Chicago, IL
May 6, 2015, Georgia World Congress, Atlanta, GA
May 12, 2015, Grand Hyatt, Denver, CO
May 13-14, 2015, The Westin Peachtree, Atlanta, GA
June 8, 2015, Chicago, IL
June 9-10, 2015, Chicago, IL
June 9, 2015, Chicago, IL
June 10, 2015, Chicago, IL
All Upcoming Live Events
September 29-30, 2015, The Westin Grand Müchen, Munich, Germany
An infographic from WhichVoip shows some of the momentum around the US Gigabit Cities movement.
BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
LR CEO and Founder Steve Saunders sits down with the head of Qosmos to talk about the changing state of the art in deep packet inspection technology, including its role in SDN and NFV architectures.
Chattanooga’s EPB publicly owned utility comms company has become a poster child for how to enable a local economy using next-gen networking technology. Steve Saunders, Founder of Light Reading, sits down with Harold DePriest, president and CEO of EPB, to learn how EPB is bringing big time tech to small town America.
Cats with Phones
Interspecies Phone Love Click Here
"No, you hang up."
"No, YOU hang up."