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Key developments related to big data and the use of analytics systems by fixed, mobile, and cable operators.
By Eryn Leavens, Special Features & Copy Editor, 10/12/2018
This week in our WiC roundup: How sexual harassment holds women back; California tech boards prepare for a shakedown; Bumble redefines tech company values; and more.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 10/11/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: VEON terminates Jazz, Bangalink offer; MegaFon CEO steps down; San Marino revs its 5G engines; Sigfox strikes deal with Paessler.
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By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 10/8/2018
Automation provides operators with the means to respond to threats faster and even preempt an event, but controlling new security software also increases complexity for service providers.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 10/8/2018
Fending off hypercloud providers like Amazon and Microsoft was a driver for the merger. But there's more to it than that.
By Jack S. Burton, Principal, Broadband Success Partners, 10/8/2018
In this last of a three-blog series, we will explore the potential for cable operators and other broadband providers to work with their OTT and access rivals.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 10/5/2018
Bill Walker says carrier never expected NFV to cause massive shifts early on, adding that it's replacing legacy at a pace that makes financial sense.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 10/5/2018
The security vendor scoops up RedLock to gain expertise in security analytics.
By Eryn Leavens, Special Features & Copy Editor, 10/5/2018
This week in our WiC roundup: Lyft's latest diversity report; a Gender Manifesto relapse; flexible work becomes a necessity; and more.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 10/4/2018
In the second part of his CXO interview, Eric Hutchinson talks about AI, cybersecurity and the humanizing factor of the test company's strategic shift.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 10/2/2018
Verizon's wireline unit is developing its own machine learning internally using open source tools and 'agile' development methods.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 10/2/2018
Vista Equity acquires roaming platform specialist Starhome Mach to merge it with existing portfolio company Telarix, which specializes in interconnect billing, rating and fraud management.
By Eryn Leavens, Special Features & Copy Editor, 9/28/2018
This week in our WiC roundup: A new series shows the tech boom's consequences; our WiC event was a huge success; a sobering look at women's progress in STEM; and more.
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For network operators, the evolution to a 5G architecture requires a strategy ...
NFV Is Down but Not Out
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NFV has failed to live up to the original expectations five years after it was ...
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Light Reading is thrilled to announce the finalists for this year's Leading ...
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Telcos performing routine chores will be ripe for AI-based automation. But whose ...
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