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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.
By Sarah Thomas, Editorial Operations Director, 10/7/2014
Mobile messaging security vendor Cloudmark is adding Domain Name System (DNS) protection to its platform of security services, in response to both growing attacks on the DNS and what it ...
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Cable Eyeing SDN for Headend, Home Uses

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CableLabs is looking at virtualizing CMTS and CCAP devices in the headend, as well as in-home devices, says CableLabs' Karthik Sundaresan.
LRTV Documentaries
Verizon's Emmons: SDN Key to Cost-Effective Scaling

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For Verizon and other network operators to ramp up available bandwidth cost effectively, they need to move to SDN and agree on how to do that.
LRTV Documentaries
Lack of Universal SDN a Challenge

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Heavy Reading Analyst Sterling Perrin talks about how uncertainty about SDN standards and approaches may be slowing deployment.
LRTV Custom TV
Steve Vogelsang Interview: Carrier SDN

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Sterling Perrin speaks to Steve Vogelsang, Alcatel-Lucent CTO for IP Routing & Transport business, about the new Carrier SDN-enabling Network Services Platform and the operator challenges it solves.
LRTV Custom TV
Carrier SDN: On-Demand Networks for an On-Demand World

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Steve Vogelsang, Alcatel-Lucent CTO for IP Routing & Transport business, talks about requirements and benefits of Carrier SDN during the keynote address at the Light Reading Carrier SDN event May 2015.
LRTV Documentaries
The Security Challenge of SDN

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CenturyLink VP James Feger discusses concerns that virtualization could create new vulnerabilities unless network operators build in safeguards.
LRTV Custom TV
NFV Elasticity – Highly Available VNF Scale-Out Architectures for the Mobile Edge

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Peter Marek and Paul Stevens from Advantech Networks and Communications Group talk about their NFV Elasticity initiative and the company's latest platforms for deploying virtual network functions at the edge of the network. Packetarium XL and the new Versatile Server Module: 'designed to reach parts of the network that other servers cannot reach.'
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Bay Area Spark Meetup 2015

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Developed in 2009, Apache Spark is a powerful open source processing engine built around speed, ease of use and sophisticated analytics. This spring, Huawei hosted a meetup for Spark developers and data scientists in Santa Clara, California. Light Reading spoke with organizers and attendees about Huawei's code contributions and long-term commitment to Spark.
LRTV Custom TV
The Transport SDN Buzz

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Sterling Perrin, senior analyst at Heavy Reading, speaks with Peter Ashwood-Smith of Huawei and Guru Parulkar of ON.Lab about the evolution of transport SDN and the integration of technologies.
LRTV Custom TV
Next-Generation CCAP: Cisco cBR-8 Evolved CCAP

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John Chapman, Cisco's CTO of Cable Access Business Unit and Cisco Fellow, explained the innovation design of Cisco's cBR-8, the industry's first Evolved CCAP, including DOCSIS 3.1 design from ground-up, distributed CCAP with Remote PHY and path to virtualization. Cisco's cBR-8 Evolved CCAP is the platform that will last through the transitions.
LRTV Custom TV
Meeting the Demands of Bandwidth & Service Group Growth

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Jorge Salinger, Comcast's Vice President of Access Architecture, explains how DOCSIS 3.1 and multi-service CCAP can meet the demands of the bandwidth and service group growth.
LRTV Custom TV
DOCSIS 3.1: Transforming Cable From Hardware-Defined Network to Software-Defined Network

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John Chapman, Cisco's CTO of Cable Access Business Unit and Cisco Fellow, explains how DOCSIS 3.1 can transform cable HFC network to a more agile software-defined network.