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By Sarah Wallace, Analyst, Heavy Reading, 4/8/2014
If you thought a new digital lifestyle was for individual consumers only, then think again.
By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 4/7/2014
At the behest of a large European mobile operator, deep packet inspection (DPI) specialist Allot has developed a new service gateway designed to help operators ...
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 4/2/2014
We've been stressing the importance of analytics capabilities for communications service providers (CSPs) for some time, and we recently came to the conclusion that ...
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 3/31/2014
Transforming telecom network organizations to deliver new services quicker is a top-down exercise, but most of the current efforts are starting at the bottom and ...
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 3/31/2014
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The future of cable infrastructure and the associated strategies that need to be considered by MSOs was the focus of this week's Cable Next-Gen Technologies and ...
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 3/27/2014
For all the talk about "big data," in telecom and elsewhere, we haven't heard much about "clean data" -- what it is, what it takes to create, and what it can power.
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By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 3/17/2014
Billing support systems must become more flexible, more granular, and more able to deliver real-time results to function in the coming era of SDN and NFV, according ...
By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 3/14/2014
US wireless operators run hot and cold on how interested they are in the cash-conscious consumers of the prepaid market. But prepaid is hot now.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 3/13/2014
SAN FRANCISCO -- OFC 2014 -- Ciena has begun developing an SDN controller based on source code from the OpenDaylight Project and is developing ...
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Cable Eyes Big Technology Shifts

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US cable engineers are facing a lot of heavy lifting in the coming years, notes Light Reading Cable/Video Practice Leader Alan Breznick.
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Maximizing Customer Experience & Assuring Service Delivery in an IP World

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Steven Shalita, VP of Marketing, NetScout Systems, Inc., discusses the challenges cable/MSO operators face in assuring the delivery of new IP-based services. Key points include the value of proactively managing performance, and using rich analytics and operational intelligence to better understand service and usage trends, make smarter business decisions and ...
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Bye-Bye DVD: Consumers Embrace Digital Video

4|10|14   |   04:17   |   (6) comments


Veteran video analyst Colin Dixon, founder and principal analyst of nScreenMedia, says research shows 56% are using digital video already.
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Video: TW Cable Puts Multicast Gateways to the Test

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Tom Gonder, a chief architect at Time Warner Cable, explains how its trial of multicast gateways is impacting IP-based video plans.
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Managing & Monetizing Big Data in Operator Environments

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At Mobile World Congress, Gigamon's Director of Service Provider Solutions, Andy Huckridge, and Heavy Reading Analyst Sarah Wallace discuss the 'big data' issues facing carriers and operators today.
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Data Center Energy – Build Your Data Center in a Modular Way

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Dr. Fang Liangzhou, VP Network Energy Product Line, shared his thoughts about the challenges for data centers during CeBIT 2014.
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Agile Network Solution – An Overview of Huawei's Agile Network Solution

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Ajay Gupta, Director of Product Marketing, Networking Product Line, gives an overview of the Agile Network Solutions during CeBIT 2014.
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Huawei’s eLTE Voice Trunking, Video and Data Applied for Railways

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Gottfried Winter is the Sales Director at Funkwerk, a German specialist in GSM-r terminals and a long-time partner of Huawei. At CeBIT 2014, Winter talks to Light Reading about this partnership and the integration of enhanced voice trunking, video and data functions.
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LeaseWeb Speaks Highly of Huawei's Datacenter Products

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Rene Olde Olthof, Operations Director LeaseWeb, talks about the next data center transformation during CeBIT 2014.
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Comcast: Reshaping the Cable Network Architecture

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Shamim Akhtar, Comcast's architect and senior director of network strategy, explains why the cable company is moving to a more distributed network architecture.
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VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger at Mobile World Congress

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VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger speaks to Heavy Reading about the value of virtualization spanning from the data center to service provider networks to mobile devices.
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Analysts' Impressions of Huawei SoftCOM at ONS 2014

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After visiting the Huawei booth at ONS, Lee Doyle of Doyle Research gives his appraisal of Huawei's SoftCOM solution.
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Network functions virtualization (NFV) has taken the lead as a vital technology enabler to deliver end-to-end orchestrated services. Accordingly, the industry has defined nine potential areas and related use cases where NFV can be applied with the greatest effect. As a result, there are now several proof-of-concept (POC) trials running in labs across the globe in operator networks.
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