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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

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

Marketwired
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

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

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

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

Marketwired
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

PR Newswire
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

PR Newswire
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

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

PR Newswire
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

PR Newswire
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

PR Newswire
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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The independent evaluation of Nokia's key virtual network functions (VNFs) was a defining moment for the Finnish giant.
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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.
LRTV Custom TV
Cisco's Innovations in Cable

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Marc Aldrich from Cisco discusses the latest in security, the evolution and momentum for CCAP and what the industry will be seeing next from Cisco.
LRTV Documentaries
Leading Lights 2016 Highlights

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Some of the high points from this year's Leading Lights awards dinner at the Hotel Ella in Austin, Texas.
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Light Reading Hall of Fame 2016

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Find out who has been welcomed into Light Reading's Hall of Fame this year.
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ZTE TM Forum Highlights

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ZTE showcased its new ICT solutions at TM Forum in Nice.
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Gamma's MD on the Emergence of UC2

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Gamma Communications Managing Director David Macfarlane believes the unified communications (UC) market has reached a tipping point.
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The Ultimate 5-Minute Guide to Digital Customer Engagement

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In this short video, you will hear all about how Digital Customer Engagement is the key to meeting customer expectations, keeping them happy, and maximizing revenue. VP Product & Marketing at Pontis, Ofer Razon, breaks down for us the five essential capabilities for successful Digital Customer Engagement. Don’t miss!
LRTV Custom TV
NFV in 2016: Part 1 – NFV Use Cases Get Real

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Consensus is building around the key use cases for NFV, including managed IP services at the network edge and on customer premises, which can generate new revenues from enterprises/SMBs and consumers; Evolved Packet Core to support LTE migration; and adjacent technologies, such as TAS and IMS, to support VoLTE and next-generation charging and policy control ...
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Nokia's Steve Vogelsang on NFV – Part 3

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Steve Vogelsang discusses the challenges of operational transformation and how Nokia helps its customers. Join Steve at the Big Communications Event in Austin the morning of May 24, on his keynote and optical networking panel.
LRTV Interviews
Level 3: Why UC Is In Demand

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Andrew Edison, Level 3's senior VP of sales, EMEA region, talks about the drivers of growth in the unified communications services market.
LRTV Custom TV
ARM's OPNFV Action

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At the ARM booth at MWC 2016, Joe Kidder and Bob Monkman speak to Light Reading about OPNFV and their upcoming action.
LRTV Custom TV
Nokia's Steve Vogelsang on NFV – Part 2

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Steve Vogelsang gives advice to service providers on how to move to NFV. Join Steve at the Big Communications Event in Austin the morning of May 24, on his keynote and optical networking panel.
LRTV Interviews
Interoute CTO on NFV's Maturity

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Matt Finnie, CTO at international operator Interoute, explains how NFV has made life easier in terms of logistics and how Interoute can now enable a 'software-defined moment' for its customers.
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BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
In this latest installment of the CEO Chat series, Craig Labovitz, co-founder and CEO of Deepfield, sits down with Light Reading's Steve Saunders in Light Reading's New York City office to discuss how Deepfield fits in with the big data trend and more.
Grant van Rooyen, president and CEO of Cologix, sits down with Steve Saunders, founder and CEO of Light Reading, in the vendor's New Jersey facility to offer an inside look at the company's success story and discuss the importance of security in the telecom industry.
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Our world has evolved through innovation from the Industrial Revolution of the 1740s to the information age, and it is now entering the Fourth Industrial Revolution, driven by technology. Technology is driving a paradigm shift in the way digital solutions deliver a connected world, changing the way we live, communicate and provide solutions. It can have a powerful impact on how we tackle some of the world’s most pressing problems. In this radio show, Caroline Dowling, President of Communications Infrastructure & Enterprise Computing at Flex, will join Women in Comms Director Sarah Thomas to discuss the impact technology has on society and how it can be a game-changer across the globe; improving lives and creating a smarter world. Dowling, a Cork, Ireland, native and graduate of Harvard Business School's Advanced Management Program, will also discuss her experience managing an international team focused on innovation in an age of high-speed change.