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By Patrick Donegan, Chief Analyst, 11/18/2015
The past few weeks have provided a couple of poignant reminders of the security threats faced by communications service providers (CSPs) and how prominent security is becoming in the ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 12/24/2014
Security is a major concern for mobile operators, but it's not the main issue that has held carriers back from the cloud. And -- perhaps counter-intuitively -- data may actually be ...
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 12/10/2014
AT&T's Chief Security Officer Ed Amoroso explains how his company is wrapping virtual security layers around micro network domains.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 12/9/2014
Security needs to be built into SDN and NFV from the ground up and not bolted on later, a leading security vendor is advising.
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 12/3/2014
NEW YORK -- Mobile Network Security Strategies -- Call it variations on a theme. Ericsson vice president and head of the cloud software product line Jason Hoffman repeated an argument ...
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 12/3/2014
NEW YORK-- Mobile Network Security Strategies -- AT&T is changing the way it protects its enterprise networks, taking advantage of virtualization to add a layer of security "shrink-wrap" ...
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, 12/3/2014
NEW YORK -- Mobile Network Security Strategies -- Although they've done a fairly good job warding off network and device infections and attacks so far, mobile operators must boost security ...
By Sarah Thomas, Editorial Operations Director, 12/1/2014
Alcatel-Lucent is taking its mobile malware protection services to the cloud under a new moniker, Mobile Security Guardian. (See AlcaLu Attacks Malware With Motive Security Guardian.)
By Mitch Wagner, West Coast Bureau Chief, Light Reading, 11/25/2014
Juniper's directors recently voted to pay new CEO Rami Rahim up to $14.5 million, including performance incentives, after naming him to the top job following the abrupt, under-a-cloud ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 11/18/2014
Mavenir appears to be getting LTE security gateway vendor Stoke for a knock-down bargain price ahead of the traditional Black Friday holiday sales in the US.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 11/14/2014
Mavenir is buying Stoke for an undisclosed sum to boost its network security story, global customer base, and enter the small cell market.
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Between the CEOs
Centec on Ethernet Switching

11|26|15   |   09:58   |   (0) comments

Centec CEO James Sun talks to Steve Saunders about Ethernet switching and the white box revolution.
LRTV Custom TV
Delivering Service Agility in the Virtualization Era

11|25|15   |   5.41   |   (0) comments

Interview with Massimo Fatato, WW OSS Business Lead, Hewlett Packard Enterprise.
Wagner’s Ring
How Might Open Source Fail?

11|24|15   |     |   (9) comments

Open source, SDN, and NFV are looking inevitable – but performance, standards proliferation and regulatory capture could derail the movement.
LRTV Custom TV
NFV Lifecycle Orchestration – a Fresh Vision for Telco

11|23|15   |   6.40   |   (0) comments

Simon Osborne, CTO Comptel, and Heavy Reading's Caroline Chappell reveal the business impacts of new SDN and NFV, and what the term service orchestration actually means. Together they define Lifecycle Service Orchestration and how the virtualized future will look for telecoms operators.
Between the CEOs
Cisco's Virtual Role in Saudi

11|20|15   |   12:15   |   (2) comments

Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders talks with Zayan Sadek, Regional Manager at Cisco Systems, about the competitive communications services market and advance of virtualization in Saudi Arabia.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei Leads With Kubernetes for Cloud PaaS

11|19|15   |   08:26   |   (0) comments

Huawei is looking to Kubernetes as a key tool for building robust open source technologies for customers and partners, said Ying Xiong, chief architect of cloud platform at Huawei, in an interview with Light Reading West Coast Bureau Chief Mitch Wagner at the recent Kubecon conference.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos
WiC in London: The Highlight Reel

11|19|15   |   5:33   |   (1) comment

NetCracker's Mervat El Dabae headlines an inspiring morning in London with help from leading women from Vodafone, TalkTalk, Hyperoptics and Ciena.
LRTV Documentaries
Why Saudi's So Hot for New Tech

11|19|15   |   05:07   |   (0) comments

Light Reading's Steve Saunders reports from Saudi Arabia, a hyper-competitive market desperate to embrace the next generation of communications technologies and services.
LRTV Custom TV
Why Data Models Deliver More Value Than Information Models

11|19|15   |   5.08   |   (0) comments

Stefan Vallin argues that more automation is needed to manage end-to-end services and the hybrid networks they run on, and that data models are key to achieving this.
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
SDN Management & Orchestration in the WAN

11|17|15   |   7.20   |   (0) comments

Carol Wilson and Packet Design CTO Cengiz Alaettinoglu discuss CSPs' SDN service delivery and assurance requirements. Learn about a modular approach to building automated control, orchestration and management functions for the WAN that are policy- and analytics-driven.
LRTV Custom TV
Flash Networks: Optimizing for Radio Spectral Efficiency

11|17|15   |   3:34   |   (0) comments

Today most optimization vendors only focus on optimizing voice or data. Ofer Gottfried, Flash Networks' CTO, shows how improving data throughput and maximizing spectral efficiency reduces capital and operating expenses while also providing a platform for user engagement.
LRTV Custom TV
Making Pay-TV User Experiences Millennial-Friendly

11|16|15   |   6:42   |   (0) comments

The unique challenge of reaching and engaging Millennials is driving pay-TV video experience transformation that can include higher quality UIs, viewing of multiple content streams at once and seamless transitions between handheld devices and the television.