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August 2, 2016
Light Reading's Upskill University Kicks Off Open Source Classes

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July 26, 2016
Light Reading's Upskill University Adds AT&T as Curriculum Advisor

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July 12, 2016
Light Reading's Upskill University Free Online Courses Turn to Telco Data Center

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July 6, 2016
Light Reading Announces Successful Evaluation of Juniper Networks' Cloud CPE Solution

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June 23, 2016
Light Reading's Upskill University Free Online Courses Venture Into Video Delivery & Tech

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June 16, 2016
Light Reading's Upskill University Kicks Off Free Online Analytics Courses

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June 15, 2016
Join Women in Comms, Intel, XO, Vodafone, Windstream & Zayo for Breakfast in Denver

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May 23, 2016
The New IP Agency (NIA) Membership to Demonstrate Multi-Vendor NFV Interoperability at Big Communications Event (BCE)

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April 28, 2016
Light Reading & NCTC Partner to Create Multimedia Cable Content

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April 25, 2016
Women in Comms Adds 7 Members, Heads to Austin

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April 19, 2016
Light Reading to Host 3rd Annual Big Communications Event in Austin, Texas

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April 12, 2016
Light Reading & Cisco Team Up to Launch 'Upskill U' Online University

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April 11, 2016
Light Reading Evaluates Nokia's Virtual Network Functions

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March 3, 2016
Virtuapedia Project Surpasses 1,000 Virtualization Products & Services

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March 2, 2016
Join Women in Comms, Intel, Rogers, Charter & Level 3 for Breakfast in Denver

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February 25, 2016
Light Reading Evaluates Cisco's Threat-Centric Security Solutions

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February 22, 2016
Orange Awards ZTE Its Fibre Contract for 2016

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February 18, 2016
Light Reading's Leading Lights 2016 Awards Program Is Open for Submissions That Showcase Communications Industry Excellence

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January 26, 2016
New IP Agency Launches With Massive Industry Support

Marketwired
January 25, 2016
Light Reading Exclusive: Sprint Is Still Using Chinese Equipment in Its US Network

Marketwired
January 21, 2016
Light Reading's Women in Comm Launches With 21 Members

PR Newswire
December 9, 2015
Light Reading Publishes Groundbreaking NFV Interoperability Test Report

PR Newswire
December 8, 2015
Women in Comms Announces Intel, Sprint, Nokia, CommScope, Fujitsu, SAP, Ciena, AT&T & Vodafone Americas As Members Ahead of 2016 Launch

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December 7, 2015
Light Reading Launches Virtuapedia, the Ultimate Resource for CSP Virtualization

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October 21, 2015
Light Reading to Launch Women in Comms as a Non-Profit in 2016

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October 13, 2015
Light Reading Validates Cisco's NFV Infrastructure

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September 9, 2015
AT&T's Margaret Chiosi Joins Keynote Lineup at NFV Everywhere Americas in Dallas

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September 9, 2015
Gigabit Europe Event to Focus on Region's High-Speed Digital Future

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September 4, 2015
Jeff Hannah Joins Light Reading's Initiative to Help Shape "The New IP"

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May 29, 2015
Major Thought Leaders in Telecom to Share Their Visions at Light Reading's Big Telecom Event

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May 27, 2015
Light Reading's Big Telecom Event to Include Record-Breaking Support From Industry Standards Groups, Forums & Partners

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May 6, 2015
Light Reading Launches Africa/Middle East Research Service

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March 11, 2015
Light Reading's 2nd Annual Big Telecom Event 2015 Creates Unparalleled Experience for the Telecom Industry

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March 4, 2015
Light Reading Publishes Exclusive Interview With John Chambers of Cisco Systems

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March 3, 2015
Light Reading Validates Cisco's Service Provider Virtualization and Cloud Portfolio

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March 2, 2015
Huawei Launches Exclusive ICT Leaders Roundtable at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on March 1

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February 5, 2015
Light Reading Opens the 'Leading Lights' Call for Nominations to Showcase Telecom Excellence

Kansas City Public Media
February 3, 2015
Sprint Rumored to Be in Talks to Buy RadioShack Stores

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January 28, 2015
Light Reading Strengthens Editorial Team, Appoints Iain Morris as News Editor to Increase International Reach

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January 26, 2015
Light Reading Introduces Gigabit Cities Live 2015, Inaugural Event Focused on Partnerships, Technology and Services for the 21st Century City-Wide Gigabit Network

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January 23, 2015
Light Reading's Spectrum2025 Brings the Industry Together to Discuss Disruption in Spectrum Use

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January 14, 2015
Telecom Giants Google, Cisco, and Alcatel-Lucent Set to Keynote Light Reading's Inaugural New IP 2015 Summit

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December 19, 2014
Light Reading's 2020 Vision Executive Summit Investigated the Challenges and Opportunities Presented by Next-Gen Communications Networks

Publishing Executive
December, 2014
Events Are Paying Off for Publishers

PR Newswire
November 20, 2014
More Than Just Hype - Operators Are Getting Real About SDN, Heavy Reading Finds

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November 4, 2014
Light Reading's 'Backhaul Strategies for Mobile Operators' Draws 150+ to One-Day Event in New York City

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November 3, 2014
Service Chaining to Unlock NFV's Potential for Telecom Operators, Heavy Reading Finds

Folio: 100
October 23, 2014
Stephen Saunders Named in Folio: 100 List as 'Dynamic Disrupter'

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October 22, 2014
Multicore Processors Are Critical in the Face of Growing Data Traffic, Heavy Reading Finds

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October 16, 2014
Utilities Are Eager To Own Cellular Networks, Heavy Reading Says

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October 16, 2014
Light Reading Brings Telecom Analytics World 2014 to Atlanta in November

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October 15, 2014
Stephen Saunders, CEO of Light Reading, Recognized as a 'Dynamic Disrupter' in the Media Industry

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October 15, 2014
Growing M2M & IoT Markets Drive the Need for Better Testing, Heavy Reading Finds

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October 15, 2014
Light Reading Predicts the Future of Global Communications: The Drone Revolution

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October 14, 2014
Light Reading Introduces the 2020 Vision Executive Summit in Iceland in December

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October 14, 2014
NFV & SDN Poised to Change the Game in Backhaul Routing, Heavy Reading Finds

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October 10, 2014
New Low-Power Micro Servers Are Set to Take Off in the Market, Heavy Reading Finds

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October 7, 2014
Light Reading Introduces 'OSS in the Era of SDN & NFV: Evolution vs. Revolution' Event in November in London

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October 7, 2014
Big Changes in Store for Edge/Aggregation Networks, Heavy Reading Reports

Folio
October 6, 2014 Folio Top Women: Julie Muroff

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October 2, 2014
Telecom Industry Expert Steve Bell Joins Heavy Reading

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September 30, 2014
Light Reading's 'Optimizing & Monetizing WiFi' Breakfast Session Draws Nearly 200 Attendees

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September 29, 2014
Light Reading's Julie Muroff Named a 'Rising Star' on Folio's Inaugural Top Women in Media List

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September 29, 2014
Heavy Reading Analyzes Windstream's Plunge Into Tax-Free REITs

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September 25, 2014
The New IP's Elizabeth Miller Coyne to Participate at The IIT RTC Conference and Expo in Chicago

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September 23, 2014
Light Reading Announces 'Backhaul Strategies for Mobile Operators' Scheduled for October 29 in New York City

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September 19, 2014
Light Reading's 'Next-Generation Network Components ‒ Wired, Wireless, and Virtual' Event Scheduled for November

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September 18, 2014
Light Reading Successfully Debuted the 'NFV and the Data Center' and 'Women in Telecom' Events in California

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September 17, 2014
Light Reading Heralds a New IP Movement, Introduces 'The New IP' Community

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September 11, 2014
Light Reading Presents 'Optimizing & Monetizing WiFi' at SCTE's Cable-Tec Expo 2014 in September

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September 8, 2014
Light Reading Celebrates Women in Telecom, Launches a Quarterly Telecom Breakfast Series

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September 4, 2014
Light Reading to Debut the 'NFV and the Data Center' Conference in September

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August 27, 2014
Growing Smartphone Usage Provides New Testing Opportunities, Heavy Reading Finds

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August 20, 2014
Cloud-Based Apps Need Cloud-Based Performance Monitoring, Heavy Reading Finds

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August 14, 2014
Heavy Reading Rates LTE-A Technology Suppliers

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August 11, 2014
Light Reading Honored for Video Excellence, Wins Four Videographer Awards

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August 11, 2014
Wi-Fi Gateways May Be the New Whole-Home Gateway Answer, Heavy Reading Finds

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August 7, 2014
Light Reading and TIA Announce Enhanced Collaboration to Drive Global Communications Marketplace Forward

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August 5, 2014
Despite Slow Uptake, 40/100GE Adoption Is Set to Grow, Heavy Reading Finds

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July 28, 2014
Connected Car Market to Grow Almost 500% by 2018, Heavy Reading Finds

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July 24, 2014
Light Reading Publishes 2014 Telecom Industry Salary Survey

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July 22, 2014
WebRTC Threats & Benefits Will Change the Telecom Landscape, Heavy Reading Finds

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July 21, 2014
Carrier Aggregation Is a Significant Highlight in the LTE-A Market, Heavy Reading Says

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July 17, 2014
Light Reading Announces The Big Telecom Event 2015

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July 17, 2014
Cable Operators Seize the OTT Initiative, Heavy Reading Finds

EXPO Web
July 16, 2014
Why One Event Is Doing Away With Exhibitors

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July 16, 2014
Survey Shows ATCA Remains the Top COTS Platform, Heavy Reading Finds

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July 15, 2014
Jason Meyers Joins Light Reading Editorial Team

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July 15, 2014
Wi-Fi Roaming Has Evolved Beyond Cellular Offload, Heavy Reading Says

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June 25, 2014
Light Reading Wins 3 APEX Awards of Excellence

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June 19, 2014
Light Reading's Big Telecom Event Showcases the Trends Driving the Future of the Telecom Industry in 2014

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June 18, 2014
Google Opens Up at Light Reading's Big Telecom Event (BTE)

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June 17, 2014
Light Reading Announces the 2014 Leading Lights Award Winners and the Light Reading Hall of Fame Inductees

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June 17, 2014
Telecom Transformation Makes the News at Light Reading's Big Telecom Event (BTE)

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June 13, 2014
Meet the Foremost Thought Leaders in the Telecom Industry at Light Reading's The Big Telecom Event

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June 13, 2014
Light Reading's The Big Telecom Event Attracts an Unprecedented Level of Support From Industry Standards Development Groups and Forums

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June 10, 2014
Alcatel-Lucent's Basil Alwan to Explore Cloud-Centric Applications and Services at Light Reading's Big Telecom Event in June

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June 2, 2014
Light Reading Wins 9 Awards for Digital Excellence

PR Vibes
May 30, 2014
Q&A with Stephen Saunders, Founder and CEO, Light Reading

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May 29, 2014
Telecom Giants to Share Insights on Next-Gen Communications Networks at Light Reading's Big Telecom Event in June

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May 29, 2014
Light Reading Turns Spotlight on Internet of Things (IoT)

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May 23, 2014
Specialist Suppliers Hold an Early Lead in IoT Enablement, Heavy Reading Finds

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May 19, 2014
Light Reading Announces World-Class Sponsorship for The Big Telecom Event (BTE)

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May 13, 2014
Small Cells Intro Spurs Growth in Mobile Backhaul T&M, Heavy Reading Finds

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May 12, 2014
Disaster Recovery Turns to the Cloud, Heavy Reading Finds

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May 8, 2014
Light Reading Gets to the Bottom of SDN's Role in Next Generation Telecommunications Networks

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May 8, 2014
Big Changes Are in Store for Content Delivery Networks, Heavy Reading Finds

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May 7, 2014
Aptilo Networks Named a Finalist for "Company of the Year" Award From Light Reading

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May 7, 2014
Light Reading Announces the Finalists for the 2014 Leading Lights Awards

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May 6, 2014
Telecommunications Innovator, Dr. Diego R. Lopez of Telefonica I+D, to Keynote Light Reading's Big Telecom Event in June

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May 5, 2014
Heavy Reading Expects Higher Demand for Mobile Managed Services in Asia, MEA

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April 30, 2014
Virtualization Will Change the Face of CPE, Heavy Reading Finds

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April 30, 2014
Light Reading Brings Thought Leaders Together on the Evolving Mobile Network Security Landscape

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April 16, 2014
Communications Trailblazer Axel Clauberg of Deutsche Telekom to Keynote Light Reading's Big Telecom Event in June

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April 7, 2014
Bikash Koley to Share Google's Vision for the Industry at Light Reading's Big Telecom Event in June

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April 4, 2014
Light Reading Wins Two Telly Awards for the Fun, Irreverent "Light Reading: The Movie" Video

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April 3, 2014
Cable Technologists Gathered to Explore the Most Promising New Cable Technologies and Architectures at Light Reading's Cable Next-Gen Technologies & Strategies Event

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April 1, 2014
More Telcos Embrace Digital Self-Service for Customer Care, Heavy Reading Finds

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March 31, 2014
Telecom Visionary Stephen Bye, Sprint CTO, to Keynote Light Reading's Big Telecom Event in June

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March 27, 2014
NFV & SDN Drive Big Changes at Incumbent Vendors, Heavy Reading Finds

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March 27, 2014
EPC Virtualization Is Already Driving Big Changes in Mobile Networks, Heavy Reading Finds

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March 11, 2014
100G Has Arrived, but Terabit Transport Is Closer Than You Think, Says Heavy Reading

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March 7 2014
Leading Cable Technologists to Tackle Latest Industry Trends at Light Reading's Cable Next-Gen Technologies & Strategies Event on March 27

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March 6, 2014
Light Reading Expands Its Annual 'Leading Lights' Awards Program

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March 6, 2014
Analytics to Drive Big Changes in Telco CEM, Heavy Reading Finds

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February 21, 2014
5G Already in Market Leader Development Plans, Heavy Reading Says

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February 20, 2014
Hot Service Provider IT Trends for MWC14

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February 20, 2014
Light Reading Wins Gold in the Ava Digital Awards

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February 19, 2014
SDN To Drive Down Service Provider Capex & Opex, Heavy Reading Finds

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February 14, 2014
Dynamic Ad Sector to Reach Tipping Point in 2014, Heavy Reading Finds

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February 13, 2014
Light Reading Gets Its Components Mojo Back

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February 12, 2014
Application-Aware Networking a Long Way From Reality, Heavy Reading Finds

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February 10, 2014
Veteran Telecom Industry Analyst, Rosalyn Roseboro, Joins Heavy Reading

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February 6, 2014
Light Reading Bolsters Its International Business Development, Liz Lloyd Rejoins as EMEA Account Director

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February 5, 2014
Telecommunication Luminaries to Discuss the Hottest Industry Trends at Light Reading's Big Telecom Event in June

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February 4, 2014
Mitch Wagner Joins Light Reading Editorial Team

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February 3, 2014
Stephen Saunders Acquires Light Reading From UBM

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January 31, 2014
Media Sales Veteran Jonathan Keller Promoted to SVP Sales for Light Reading and Heavy Reading

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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.
Between the CEOs
CEO Chat: UXP Systems' Gemini Waghmare

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Light Reading CEO Steve Saunders and UXP Systems CEO Gemini Waghmare discuss the strategic importance of digital identity for operators in the midst of transformation.
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F5 Virtual Network Function Integrations With Partner Orchestration Platform

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F5's Kishore Patnam, product manager for F5's service provider solutions, discusses why service providers are moving towards virtualization and how his clients are utilizing F5's solutions.
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CEO Chat: Intel's Alexis Black Bjorlin

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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.
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
Accelerating Telecom Digital Transformation With Nominum DNS

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Light Reading's Steve Saunders gets an update from Nominum CEO Gary Messiana on how his company is helping carriers on the digital transformation journey.
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Reinventing Operations for a Virtual, Software-Defined World

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Heavy Reading Senior Analyst Jim Hodges speaks with Accenture's Larry Socher and Matt Anderson about what service providers must do to transform their business to get the benefits of SDN and NFV including: leveraging DevOps, introducing real-time OSS and implementing analytics.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos
Fujitsu Sales Leader Shares Lessons Learned

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As Fujitsu's only female sales leader, Annie Bogue knows the importance of asking for what you want, being flexible (she's been relocated five times), keeping a meticulous calendar, 'leaning in,' working harder than everyone else around you, being aware and more.
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
VeEX Test & Measurement Solutions

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Cyrille Morelle, president and CEO of VeEX Inc., talks test and measurement with Light Reading's Steve Saunders at BCE 2016. This includes innovative products such as VeSion Cloud-Based platform for network monitoring; MTTplus Modular Test platform for Access, Business, Carrier Ethernet, Transport and Core services; and OPX-BOX+ for Fiber Optics.
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VeEX: Live From BCE 2016

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VeEX's Senior Director of Business Development, Perry Romano, explains how VeEX provides tools to help install, maintain, monitor and manage network infrastructure efficiently and effectively. The portfolio of products on display include the RXT-6000, MTTplus and TX300s.
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Real-Time Telemetry & Analytics for Intelligent SDN Orchestration

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Packet Design CEO Scott Sherwood discusses how real-time network telemetry and analytics are enabling a new breed of SDN orchestration applications.
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The Russo Report: Driving Disruption

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In the first episode of a four-part series, Light Reading Founder and CEO Steve Saunders and Calix President and CEO Carl Russo drive around town discussing the disruptive mega-changes in the communications industry and where hope lies for service providers to meet the escalating demands of the cloud.
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NetScout: Maximizing Enterprise Cloud for Digital Transformation

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Light Reading Editor Mitch Wagner talks to NetScout CMO Jim McNiel about maximizing the benefits of enterprise cloud and digital transformation while minimizing potential pitfalls with a proper monitoring and instrumentation strategy.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos
Ciena's VP Offers a Career Crash Course

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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. She shares her advice for women on how to be authentic and credible, as well as for companies that want to make a real change to their culture and practices.
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Light Reading CEO Steve Saunders and UXP Systems CEO Gemini Waghmare discuss the strategic importance of digital identity for operators in the midst of transformation.
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