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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 12/10/2018
Updates NSX to manage and secure containerized, microservices native cloud apps anywhere.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 12/10/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia and friends deploy liquid-based basestation cooling in Helsinki; Liquid Telecom invests in Egypt; Deutsche Telekom launches 5G in Warsaw.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 12/10/2018
On the sidelines of Light Reading's 2020 Vision executive summit in Lisbon, PCCW Global's Shahar Steiff talks about the key challenges facing network operators as they figure out their edge computing strategies.
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By Gabriel Brown, Principal Analyst, Heavy Reading, 12/10/2018
We spoke with leading global operators to find out how Open RAN initiatives can accelerate deployment of innovative radio technology in mobile networks.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 12/10/2018
Michael Glickman, SVP of Cisco's service provider business, talks with Light Reading's Mitch Wagner about the range of opportunities for service providers -- and Cisco -- to reinvent their business.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/7/2018
Interest heats up as remaining available 28GHz licenses dwindle.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/7/2018
Huawei, with Meng Wanzhou's involvement, allegedly used an 'unofficial' Hong Kong-based subsidiary called Skycom to trick US banks into clearing transactions for Huawei linked to companies in Iran.
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By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/7/2018
CFO Alex Pease says broadband CPE is viewed as a 'strategic differentiator,' and struggles in the video set-top sector can be cost-managed.
By Light Reading, 12/7/2018
Live from a shiny hotel in Lisbon, the podders hint at what's been discussed at LR's hush-hush 2020 Vision event, before moving on to Huawei's horrorshow, 5G smartphones and Iain's lunch.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/7/2018
Cloud-powered video platform is in 'extended trial period' with hotels, with more business- and sports-venue deployment models in the works.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 12/7/2018
A backlash against China's biggest vendor and problems with Ericsson's software could translate into a glorious opportunity for the Finnish firm.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 12/7/2018
As the volume of annoying robocalls continues to rise, an industry-wide effort to authenticate calls across carriers hopes to satisfy regulators.
By Eryn Leavens, Special Features & Copy Editor, 12/7/2018
This week in our WiC roundup: Girl Scouts make STEM their mission; Forbes' list of 50 women in tech; unconscious bias is no excuse; and more.
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SD-WAN Security: Why Zero-Trust Authentication Is Key
Alan Zeichick, Principal Analyst, Camden Associates, 12/10/2018
SD-WAN provides big benefits compared to traditional WAN connections between data ...
APTs in 2018: A Mix of Old & New
Jeffrey Burt, Editor & Journalist, 12/10/2018
Established threat groups and new players alike made for an active APTs scene ...
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Ajit Pai's Not-So-Bad Bad Day
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 12/7/2018
Imagining a day in the life of Ajit Pai, a day when two years of service provider ...
What's the Deal With WiFi 6 & Broadband?
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 12/6/2018
Many traditional telco vendors are incorporating WiFi 6 in their products – and ...
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Heavy Reading
By Sterling Perrin, Principal Analyst, Heavy Reading, 10/25/2017
Next-gen wireless will require next-gen wireline fronthaul and backhaul solutions that must be put in place within the next 2 years.
Thought Leadership Council: CSPs Concerned About Impact of Future Tech on Security
November 2018
This month's Thought Leadership Council (TLC) forum focused on network security planning. This TLC panel was asked 10 questions about deployment plans, drivers and challenges and budgeting for network security. The results clearly indicate that CSPs feel their companies are currently doing a good or excellent job with network security; however, there are several new technologies and services that must be addressed in order to maintain necessary levels of network security.
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Multi-Terabit Switch Chips & Software
October 2018
This report details and analyzes more than 40 high-performance Ethernet switch devices, embedded SDN, operating system software and IP solutions, identifying the key requirements and highlighting the advantages they hold for equipment manufacturers and service providers. It also reviews vendor strategies and surveys component features, performance and flexibility in this important market. Further, this report profiles 15 leading vendors in the market.
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Thought Leadership Council: CSPs Not Hesitating to Move Network Functions to Edge
October 2018
This TLC panel was asked nine questions about deployment plans, drivers and challenges for implementing edge solutions. CSPs expect to reap significant benefits from this shift, including the creation of new vertical business opportunities, while shortening provisioning and gaining agility in their networks.
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Prime Reading
Amid the Rubble of L'Aquila, ZTE Tries to Rebuild
Iain Morris , International Editor , 11/16/2018
China's ZTE is working hard to patch up its customer relationships after US ...
DT's Terastream: A Bigger Splash?
Iain Morris , International Editor , 9/13/2018
Deutsche Telekom's once-ballyhooed Terastream initiative, which turned seven this ...
Piecing Together the 5G Big Picture
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 9/10/2018
For network operators, the evolution to a 5G architecture requires a strategy ...
NFV Is Down but Not Out
Iain Morris , International Editor , 5/22/2018
NFV has failed to live up to the original expectations five years after it was ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Synamedia, the startup spawned by the acquisition of Cisco Systems's video software unit, will stick to its knitting by helping pay-TV partners deliver services to ...
Lee Wade, CEO at UK cloud and data network operator Exponential-e, talks cloud and network evolution, automation, security and why he has two baristas at the company's London HQ.
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