BARCELONA -- Mobile World Congress 2013 -- Here we'll present our midweek photos of the sights and sounds of MWC. The sounds didn't photograph well, but the sights, such as this shot of the Samsung and ZTE stands, are nice. Keep clicking forward to see the LR evening reception, among other things.
re: More Photos: Mobile World Congress -áThere was apparently a guy in a turquoise Superman-like outfit and tights... not as scary as a purple clown (or a juggling clown) but would have been worth a pic.-á I'm hoping he turns up in one of our other photo sets.
re: More Photos: Mobile World Congress Walking any place at MWC took forever. An upper walkway made it quick to get from hall to hall, but each hall was just so massive - I think a lot of people will adjust their scheduling plans accordingly next year.
Light Reading founder Steve Saunders talks with VMware's Shekar Ayyar, who explains why cloud architectures are becoming more distributed, what that means for workloads, and why telcos can still be significant cloud services players.
A CSP's digital transformation involves so much more than technology. Crucial – and often most challenging – is the cultural transformation that goes along with it. As Sigma's Chief Technology Officer, Catherine Michel has extensive experience with technology as she leads the company's entire product portfolio and strategy. But she's also no stranger to merging technology and culture, having taken a company — Tribold — from inception to acquisition (by Sigma in 2013), and she continues to advise service providers on how to drive their own transformations. This impressive female leader and vocal advocate for other women in the industry will join Women in Comms for a live radio show to discuss all things digital transformation, including the cultural transformation that goes along with it.