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By Light Reading, 7/20/2015
Ian Ravenscroft discusses how operators can expand to occupy the entire digital services value chain through service innovation.
By Light Reading, 7/20/2015
Judi discusses the key business goals of TelekomSigma's public cloud service and how Huawei's solution helps them address challenges.
By Light Reading, 7/20/2015
Rob de Beer discusses the changes that operators need to make with service innovation now coming from the Internet world.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 6/30/2015
NetScout is about to close a massive acquisition that will be the catalyst for a new strategy and broader push into the communications networking sector.
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 6/19/2015
If the Internet is a sprawling series of "best effort" tubes and today's Carrier Ethernet is the private highway for enterprise communications, then the concept of a "Third Network" ...
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 6/4/2015
NICE, France - Telefónica is in the midst of a major back-office business support system (BSS) transformation that will result in the deployment of new business-critical systems in ...
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 6/3/2015
NICE, France -- TM Forum Live! 2015 -- Arno, the first release from the Open Platform for NFV Project, is set to be released, possibly as soon as Thursday, the project's director Heather ...
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 6/3/2015
NICE, France -- TM Forum Live! 2015 -- Telecom Italia has flagged concern that virtualized silos could emerge, negating some of the benefits of virtualization, unless there is swifter ...
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 6/3/2015
NICE, France -- TM Forum Live! 2015 -- "Five nines reliability is dead as a concept at the node level" is the kind of statement that can capture the attention of most telco-heads, but it's ...
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 6/3/2015
NICE, France -- TM Forum Live! 2015 -- Smaller and less well known SDN and NFV vendors are stealing a march on the more established equipment providers and could trigger a major industry ...
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 6/2/2015
NICE, France -- TM Forum Live! 2015 -- Facebook has revealed it has joined the TM Forum in the hope of speeding up the rollout of Internet services to consumers who currently lack ...
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Join Us at the Digital Operations Transformation Summit

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The Digital Operations Transformation Summit on February 21, 2016 at the Crowne Plaza Barcelona Fira Centre will bring together 50 senior executives to engage in a unique debate on the opportunities and challenges presented by the transformative evolving digital landscape. RSVP now at events@lightreading.com.
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Making the Test: ADVA Ensemble Connector vs. Open vSwitch

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Light Reading, in partnership with EANTC, recently tested ADVA's Ensemble Connector, which replaces open vSwitch and offers carrier-grade capability and interoperability. The test results strengthen ADVA's credibility as a provider in the virtualization space.
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Bridging the Gap Between PoCs & Deployment in NFV

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Charlie Ashton of Wind River presents the keynote at Light Reading's 2020 Vision executive summit in Dublin.
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CEO Chat With Mike Aquino

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The former CEO of Overture Networks, Mike Aquino, discusses why truly open virtualization solutions provide service providers with the greatest choice.
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MWC: Buckle Up for 5G & the IIoT

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This year's Mobile World Congress looks set to be a 5G land grab and a chance to get down and dirty with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) – but what will the 5G discussions actually be about?
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Case Study: Building China's Next-Gen TV Networks

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With over 2 billion viewers worldwide, Shenzhen Media Group is one of China's largest content producers. By partnering with Huawei and Sobey, SZMG was able to modernize media operations with the Converged News Center, a production studio that is a model for next-generation workflows.
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Quad Channel Modulator Driver with 46 Gbaud Capability from MACOM

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MACOM's MAOM-003427 is the industry's first surface-mount modulator driver with 46 Gbaud capability to support next generation 200G and 400G applications.
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Video Infographic: Validating Cisco's NFV Infrastructure

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We all know that the network of the future will be virtual, but when will virtual become a reality? This video infographic covers the four key areas in which Light Reading, in partnership with EANTC, tested Cisco's NFV infrastructure: performance, reliability, multi-service capabilities and single pane of glass management.

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CEO Chat With Phil McKinney, CableLabs

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At CES in Las Vegas, we met with Phil McKinney, CEO of CableLabs. Phil provides an update on the rollout of DOCSIS 3.1, his views on the future of open source and how consumer interest in virtual reality could affect network traffic.
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Ericsson CTO on the Changing Telecom Market

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At CES 2015, CTO of Ericsson, Ulf Ewaldsson, sits down with CEO of Light Reading, Steve Saunders, to discuss the changing telecom market, the new partnership with Cisco and the future of the telecom industry.
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Ireland's Data Dream

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Host In Ireland president Gary Connolly tells Light Reading's Steve Saunders about the role Ireland is playing in hosting data for the world's largest organizations.
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Brocade Keynote: Transitioning to the New IP

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At 2020 Vision in Dublin, Andrew Coward, VP of Service Provider Strategy at Brocade, presents the transition to the New IP.