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By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 9/14/2018
New initiative at test system specialist aims at making company more of strategic partner, while promising to make 5G rollouts more cost-effective and faster.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 9/6/2018
The technology arm of Mercy healthcare system had to get 'really good at what we do,' to meet the needs of a changing market.
By Roz Roseboro, Principal Analyst – Cloud Infrastructure & Management, Heavy Reading, 9/4/2018
While more locations – perhaps orders of magnitude more – presumably mean better service performance, it also means more devices that someone needs to install, monitor, maintain and troubleshoot.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 9/3/2018
Tattoos, 80s nostalgia and Game of Thrones characters were highlights of VMware's sizzling annual Las Vegas customer/analyst confab.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 8/31/2018
During his keynote at Light Reading's NFV & Carrier SDN event in Denver next month, CenturyLink's Kevin McBride plans to address real-world challenges for service providers in monetizing and scaling the deployment of SDN/NFV and cloud technologies.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 8/30/2018
It's a great big Blue Planet out there and Ciena might do some shopping to shore up its automated management capabilities.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 8/30/2018
VMware is gearing up to be a leading vendor to service providers, and may be getting a boost from a shift away from DIY networks and toward integrated stacks.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 8/27/2018
VMware is extending its NSX networking across private clouds, Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure, and partnering with Cisco rival Arista for switch interoperability.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 8/23/2018
Succeeding Melissa Arnoldi in the role, the AT&T vet is the company's new president of technology and operations and will helm the company's mobile 5G rollout. 
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 8/22/2018
Most current SD-WAN services are too limited in scope and too defensive in strategy, a veteran analyst warns. That opens the door to cloud providers and MSPs taking over the market.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 8/21/2018
Arista is stepping up its war with Cisco, extending its new networking fabric strategy to encompass security.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 8/20/2018
Find out next month at Light Reading's annual NFV & Carrier SDN event in Denver.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 8/15/2018
VMware plans to marry networking and application intelligence, to put Cisco in the crosshairs.
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Account Takeover Attacks Are on the Rise
Scott Ferguson, Managing Editor, Light Reading, 9/20/2018
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Atrinet Pivots, Tackles Hybrid Network Headaches
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Calix Gambles on a Software-Defined Reboot
Carol Wilson , Editor-at-large , 6/28/2017
Having invested big bucks to become a software company, Calix seems poised for a ...
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Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 4/10/2017
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