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By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/21/2019
Light Reading's Jeff Baumgartner and Alan Breznick discuss the key themes from Cable Congress and Cable Next-Gen Europe in Berlin, finding there's a renewed focus on 1-Gig speeds and the fixed mobile network.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/21/2019
Free, ad-supported streaming service boots up new awareness campaign amid a subscription VoD frenzy being dominated by Disney, Apple, WarnerMedia and NBCU.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 11/21/2019
Verizon grabbed Snapchat this week, while AT&T grabbed Purdue University and The Washington Post. But does this make 5G innovation inevitable or is it a sign of a technology in search of an application?
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 11/21/2019
A combination of factors have given mobile operators an alternative way to execute their network plans thanks to developments initiated by the likes of the Telecom Infra Project (TIP), but alternative options always bring new challenges.
By Robert Clark, 11/21/2019
Heard enough about 5G already? Fear not, because one of China's biggest operators is turning its attention to what comes next.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 11/21/2019
Dunne explains why enterprises are interested in utilizing managed SD-WAN services to simplify deployment and continued management of the service.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 11/21/2019
The operator says the European platform provider comes with several attractive qualities that could provide a spur in the enterprise sector.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 11/21/2019
The European operator reveals the rationale behind its shock decision to put its entire European footprint up for tender.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 11/21/2019
On Day 2 of MEF19, Heavy Reading's Sterling Perrin highlights how MEF's carrier members are early adopters in SD-WAN. Meanwhile, Perrin, along with Heavy Reading's Jennifer Clarke discuss the implications of bringing cloud computing providers into the MEF ecosystem.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 11/21/2019
But if the industry at large supports MEF specifications and commits to certified SD-WAN services, how will service providers and vendors differentiate in an already crowded market?
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 11/21/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Openet expands; Orange launches own-brand 5G smartphone; BT turns Purple for business WiFi; HERE signs up to 5G industry group.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 11/21/2019
Microsoft honcho says Office 365 transformed enterprise networks. Bold claim – but partly true.
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Phoenix Keylogger Rises & Steals Information
Larry Loeb, Author, 11/21/2019
Keylogger first emerged in July 2019, and is packed with myriad ...
MSFT Jumps on DoH
Larry Loeb, Author, 11/20/2019
Microsoft has announced that an upcoming version of Windows 10 will have support ...
Broadband World News
Climate Change Cries Out for Infrastructure That Withstands the Storm
The strength of natural disasters like hurricanes is worsening, scientists say, ...
BBWN Bites: Loon Floats Broadband to Peru's Amazon
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/21/2019
Also today, Ofcom CTO leaves for new smart city, CEO change at Telia Norway, USDA ...
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By Simon Stanley, 1/2/2019
Developing an open architecture for domain-specific accelerators could empower service providers to accelerate edge computing and related applications.
CORD and VCO: Paths to the Next Generation Central Office
March 2019
The CORD AND VCO Report examines the NGCO phenomenon, prominently including the progress of CORD and the emergence of VCO as operator open-source reference designs
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An SD-WAN Overview: Issues and Prospects
February 2019
An SD-WAN Overview: Issues and Prospects provides an overview and reviews significant issues in relation to the emergence of SD-WAN. It looks at the meaning of SD-WAN, its major drivers and benefits, and the structure of the market and its participants – especially between software and hardware vendors and service providers (SPs).
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The Rise of PAM4 and 64QAM: A Competitive Analysis of Optical Modules & Components
February 2019
The Rise of PAM4 and 64QAM: A Competitive Analysis of Optical Modules & Components identifies key networking, optical module, and semiconductor technologies, and details their application to 25G, 100G, 200G, 400G, and 600G ports, identifying and analyzing the full spectrum of vendors developing optical modules and components.
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Prime Reading
A Kodak Moment May Await Ericsson, Huawei & Nokia
Iain Morris , International Editor , 10/31/2019
There is a sudden urgency in service provider calls for more open and virtualized ...
Vodafone's 5G Network in London: A User Review
Gabriel Brown , Principal Analyst, Heavy Reading , 9/5/2019
Never mind the hype, how does this next-generation network actually perform in ...
Is NFV Headed for a Cliff?
Mitch Wagner , Executive Editor, Light Reading , 8/7/2019
Are telcos solving NFVs big problems or making them worse? Critics say a ...
A User Review of EE's 5G Network in London
Gabriel Brown , Principal Analyst, Heavy Reading , 8/1/2019
Everyone's talking about 5G services, but do they measure up to the hype? We ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Dish Network last week announced it hired Marc Rouanne (of Nokia) and Stephen Bye (of Sprint) to build and sell its planned 5G network. Both executives spoke with ...
As the so-called "streaming wars" heat up with last week's debut of Apple TV+ and the coming launches of Disney+, HBO Max and NBCU's Peacock, there's a widely held ...
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