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Key developments related to big data and the use of analytics systems by fixed, mobile, and cable operators.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 11/12/2019
Phil Harvey and Kelsey Ziser interview Juniper CEO Rami Rahim about his thoughts on 400G, where AI will matter in the enterprise and what it will mean for service providers.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 11/11/2019
A group of representatives in the House Energy and Commerce Committee reiterate request for a report from the FCC on wireless network operators' sale of customers' location information.
By Eryn Leavens, Special Features & Copy Editor, 11/8/2019
This week in our WiC roundup: Techies are pretty dang happy at work; AI's effect on female blue-collar workers; college students are majority female though tech workforce lags; and more.
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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 11/6/2019
Operators need to tread carefully amid widespread suspicion and warnings that more advanced AI systems will trigger upheaval.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 11/6/2019
At the Telco AI Summit Europe event in London, Tractica Principal Analyst Mark Beccue talks about how some of Europe's largest telecom operators, including BT, Orange and Telecom Italia, are using AI tools to optimize network processes – and how it isn't all tied to 5G.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 11/6/2019
A1 has developed an AI tool that could reduce the bill for 5G network deployment, ease planning and even lead to commercial opportunities with other service providers.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 11/5/2019
Artificial intelligence has helped BT to speed up its fiber deployment and spot cyber attacks. Just don't expect too much.
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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 11/5/2019
The Frankenstein's monster of the telco world hopes fresh investments and an overhaul of its digitalization strategy will make it more attractive to investors.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 11/4/2019
Kevin McBride explains advancements the service provider has made in its automation, back office and orchestration systems.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 11/1/2019
What did our analyst colleagues and fellow editors think of all the big booths, meetings and crowded corridors?
By Eryn Leavens, Special Features & Copy Editor, 10/18/2019
This week in our WiC roundup: Gen Z is skeptical of the future of tech; growing the number of women in aviation; women don't leave tech industry because of the actual work; and more.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/16/2019
Telcos are worried that systems integrators and open source will replace giant equipment vendors as a form of lock-in.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/15/2019
The technology giant teamed up with one of the world's fittest men to push cycling to new limits.
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Security Now
TCP DDoS Reflection Attacks on the Rise
Larry Loeb, Author, 11/12/2019
Radware report picks up on a change in attacker strategy.
'Quantum Dawn' Raid as Financial Industry Simulates Global Ransomware Attack
Larry Loeb, Author, 11/8/2019
Financial institutions in Asia, the US and the UK are put through their paces.
Broadband World News
Telcos Continue Losing Broadband Share to Cable
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/13/2019
Cable operators dominate, claiming about two thirds of a growing market share, ...
BBWN Bites: Charter Picks Plume OpenSync for Smart Home
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/12/2019
Also today, senators want unified definition of 'high-speed broadband,' SpaceX ...
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
Prime Reading
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 ...
Leading Lights 2018: The Finalists
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 4/11/2018
Light Reading is thrilled to announce the finalists for this year's Leading ...
Robot Wars: Telecom's Looming AI Tussle
Iain Morris , International Editor , 3/14/2018
Telcos performing routine chores will be ripe for AI-based automation. But whose ...
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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