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Leading Lights 2018 Finalists: Most Innovative NFV Deployment Strategy
News Analysis | 4/30/2018

Boingo Wireless and Comcast Business make the shortlist for our NFV deployment strategy award.

US Ban on Huawei Would Trigger Turmoil in Telecom Industry
Morris Lore | 4/27/2018

US authorities were said this week to be investigating Huawei for violating sanctions against Iran. Treating it like ZTE would trigger turmoil.

AT&T CFO: Business Revenues Bouncing Back
News Analysis | 4/26/2018

John Stephens tells financial analysts there's a positive trend in AT&T's business revenues, even with another quarterly decline.

Nokia Tumbles on Weak Results, Insists Good 5G Times Lie Ahead
News Analysis | 4/26/2018

Finnish vendor insists the second half of 2018 will be much better than the first half as customers start to invest in long-awaited 5G networks.

Always Hungry: Feeding Data Center Bandwidth Demands in the Cloud Era
News Analysis | 4/26/2018

Cloud applications have an insatiable appetite for east-west bandwidth inside the data center, as well as between data centers. What can service providers do about that?

I'm Back for the Future of Communications
The Philter | 4/20/2018

Texas mop, KC smoke, Carolina vinegar – I like all styles of communications, really.

Leading Lights 2018: A Bumper Crop of Finalists
News Analysis | 4/12/2018

Hundreds of entries were judged and now the shortlists for this year's Light Reading awards have been revealed.

Nokia Seizes Open RAN Initiative as Ericsson Holds Back
News Analysis | 4/12/2018

The Swedish vendor seems to have a bigger problem with openness than its Finnish rival.

Huawei Can Help Cut 90% of Networks Operations Jobs, Says Senior Exec
News Analysis | 4/12/2018

The Chinese vendor says its automation tools and services will support major workforce reductions in network operations.

Congrats to 2018's WiC Leading Lights Finalists
Que Sera Sarah | 4/12/2018

Ten worthy women and two trailblazing startups made the shortlist this year for Women in Comms' Leading Lights awards. Winners will be unveiled soon at BCE.

SDN Is Hype & NFV a Faux Pas – Telecom Panel
News Analysis | 4/12/2018

A group of telecom executives at this week's Paris tradeshow deliver a critical assessment of SDN and NFV.

MEF, ETSI & Linux Foundation Work Together on New NFV-Related Specifications
News Analysis | 4/10/2018

New work on LSO Presto specs creates abstraction and tool-chaining that can automate service delivery over multiple underlying networks.

Eurobites: Ofcom Investigates VoIP Operator Vonage
News Analysis | 4/5/2018

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: TI Sparkle appoints key execs; Etisalat goes with Netcracker's NFV knowhow; Russian cable news.

Huawei Dwarfs Ericsson, Nokia on R&D Spend in 2017
News Analysis | 4/3/2018

Results from the Chinese equipment giant show how difficult it will be for Ericsson and Nokia to mount an effective challenge.

Lumina Ties BGP/MPLS Into White Box Switching
News Analysis | 4/2/2018

New capabilities are integrated in a way to enable smoother, more efficient transition to SDN.

Come to BCE 2018: It's a Smart Move
LRTV Documentaries | 4/2/2018

Among the many great reasons to join us at BCE 2018 in Austin, Texas, are the educational workshops and panels. To find out more about Light Reading's Big Communications Event (BCE), click here.

Optical on the Up: OFC 2018
News Analysis | 4/2/2018

The optical community was buzzing at this year's OFC event, fueled in part by 5G expectations and developments from the likes of Ciena, Coriant, Infinera, Nokia and NeoPhotonics.

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