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By Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 10/9/2015
At Gigabit Europe 2015, Robin Mersh and Kevin Foster from the Broadband Forum explain how the industry body is adapting to meet the SDN, NFV and cloud needs of the access network sector.
By Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 10/8/2015
At Gigabit Europe 2015, Ventura Team co-founder Richard Jones talks about some of the key business case considerations for FTTH network operators.
By Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 10/8/2015
At the Gigabit Europe event, Jörn Schoof from M-net, the Munich city network operator, calls for industry collaboration on fiber broadband access rollouts.
By Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 10/7/2015
Barna Kutvolgyi, managing director, Global Consumer, at JT, the incumbent operator on the island of Jersey, talks about how other service providers can learn from his company's gigabit broadband rollout experiences.
By Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 10/6/2015
Masergy's James Harrison talks about some of the network security and data center issues network operators need to consider as they expand their broadband services portfolios.
By Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 10/5/2015
Participants from the inaugural Gigabit Europe event in Munich share their key takeaways from the conference.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 10/2/2015
Peter Bell, CIO at Openreach, the access network division at UK incumbent BT, provides an update on the operator's G.fast trials and how Openreach is planning to deploy the broadband technology in its street cabinets.
By Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 10/1/2015
MUNICH, Germany -- Could Google export its gigabit networks strategy from the US to Europe and light a fire under the continent's high-speed broadband market?
By Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 10/1/2015
Mark Collins, director of Strategy & Public Affairs at competitive UK city network operator CityFibre, talks about his company's plans to help build Gigabit Cities.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 9/30/2015
MUNICH -- Gigabit Europe -- UK mobile giant EE is planning on carrying out a pilot of gigabit-speed services over its 4G network using technologies including carrier aggregation and MIMO.
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Mile High in Denver

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The SCTE Cable-Tec Expo show in Denver takes LR's Alan Breznick to the next level. The event brought out insights into DOCSIS 3.1, cable's fiber investments and virtualization... and the other side of Alan.
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Infinera Xceed Software Suite: Evolution & Latest Developments

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THE HAGUE -- Sten Nordell, CTO of the Metro Business Group at Infinera, and Ray LeMaistre, International Group Editor of Light Reading, discuss the latest developments in Infinera's Xceed Software Suite and its Layer 1 and Layer 2 applications. Xceed supports the open data models and open APIs that network operators need to achieve multi-vendor integration into ...
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How Zain Is Transforming to NFC

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Zain's transformation plan and the key lesson learned for a successful implementation of NFV.
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How OpenStack Enables the Telco Cloud

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Ofer Ben-Yacov discusses the development of OpenStack for carrier-grade services.
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Evolution of NFVi on the Road to 5G

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Jiang Xue on NFV deployment and the evolution towards 5G.
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A 3-Layer Network & the 'Last 10 Meters' – Light Reading Reports from UBBF China

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HANGZHOU -- The Ultra-Broadband Forum is an annual event organized by the UN Broadband Commission and Huawei. Keynote speakers including Arash Ashouriha from Deutsche Telekom and Basse Hanno, 20th Century Fox Film Corp., addressed topics such as customer experience and the massive increase in video traffic across networks. Other speakers advocated the ...
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Modern Solutions for Modern Service Providers

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Dell EMC provides service providers with a modern, open, disaggregated set of solutions from core to edge, allowing them to remove proprietary infrastructure, decrease capex and automate operation as they deliver new services and applications to their customers.
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The Telecoms.com Podcast: Game of Phones

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LONDON, 10/17/2017 – This week we welcome guest podder Jesse from TV business title TBI to talk about how video content is distributed and monetized, and what lesson the telecoms world can learn in its apparent desperation to move in that direction. Jamie is back from his latest travels and brings us news of what was discussed at the Nordic Digital Business ...
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Nominum & Security for Small to Midsized Businesses

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REDWOOD CITY, 10/16/2017 – Arlen Frew discusses the latest security innovations Nominum is working on, from credential threats to encryption theft secured by their latest software that monitors Internet activity and potential malware within a group of employees.
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Light Reading Explores Software-Defined Capacity With Infinera

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DENVER, 10/11/2017 – At the Light Reading NFV and Carrier SDN event in Denver, Craig Matsumoto, Light Reading's editor in chief, sat down with Mark Showalter, Infinera's senior director of software product marketing, to discuss the role of software-defined capacity for optical networks.
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AT&T: Designing Hardware for the Cloud

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DENVER, 10/11/2017 – Hardware is simplified, and cloud-based software is distributed as micro-services across many servers, so failure of one isn't impactful, says Tom Anschutz, distinguished member of technical staff at AT&T. In support of this new approach, AT&T is submitting its hardware designs to the Open Compute Project including, most recently, its XGS-PON ...
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Technology & Test: Preparing for 5G

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SAN FRANCISCO, 10/10/2017 – As LTE rapidly moves towards 5G, companies must prepare and transition in order to handle advanced features and standards. In this informative video, Anritsu provides insight into the technology and capabilities evolution to 5G as well as the considerations and impact on test and measurement moving forward.