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Equinix: OCP Can Help IoT Ecosystem
LRTV Interviews | 4/6/2016

Open Compute Project (OCP) developments can help network and data center operators deal with the demands of hybrid clouds, the Internet of Things (IoT) and other emerging ecosystems and platforms, says Equinix CTO Ihab Tarazi.

Troubled Marvell's CEO, President Both Sidelined
News Analysis | 4/5/2016

The company is searching for a new management team as the company faces a hearing with Nasdaq about a possible delisting.

Intel's IoT & 5G Bosses Leaving
News Analysis | 4/5/2016

Intel says IoT boss Doug Davis is retiring, while Bloomberg reports that mobile boss Aicha Evans has resigned.

AT&T GigaPower Ready to RSVP
News Analysis | 4/5/2016

AT&T has criteria for choosing its GigaPower cities, including public policies and local demand, but invitations to serve are always welcome.

Sohn: Wheeler's FCC Not Slowing Down
News Analysis | 4/5/2016

Top advisor to the chairman says priorities for final ten months include preparing for 5G, expanding digital inclusion efforts and opening set-tops.

US Embraces Gigabit, Still Averages 14 Megs
News Analysis | 4/5/2016

Mari Silbey, Light Reading cable editor, kicks off the Gigabit Cities event by reminding folks the US still lags in average broadband speeds.

NFV: The Unintended Consequences
Column | 4/5/2016

NFV can bring operational headaches as well as operational gains, argues Andy Huckridge.

Eurobites: Orange Takes €75M Stake in African Venture
News Analysis | 4/5/2016

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Robert Mugabe hints at Internet clampdown; Deutsche Telekom still seeks Qivicon partners; EU's Apple-in-Ireland tax probe could take some time.

IoT Already Mainstream, Verizon Claims
News Analysis | 4/5/2016

Its annual report on the industry says enterprises are still only using a fraction of their existing data but they are moving more quickly.

ZTE CTO Becomes New Boss in Reshuffle
News Analysis | 4/5/2016

Chinese vendor carries out a management reshuffle, promoting its CTO into the leadership roles, as it looks to appease US authorities.

LinkedIn on OCP & Data Center Innovation
LRTV Interviews | 4/5/2016

Yuval Bachar, LinkedIn's principal engineer, architecture and strategy, talks about how the Open Compute Project (OCP) promotes innovation and efficiency in the data center technology sector, allowing LinkedIn to focus on what it does best - software.

Be a WiC Leading Light, Like Hedy Lamarr!
Que Sera Sarah | 4/5/2016

There's only a few days left to vote for the year's most inspiring woman in comms, female tech pioneer of the year and female-led startup to watch.

Ericsson Acquires Data Center, Industrial IoT Management Startup
News Analysis | 4/5/2016

Having previously made a seed investment in data center and industrial IoT asset management specialist NodePrime, Ericsson is now buying the whole lot.

Juniper Closes BTI Acquisition to Beef Up DCI
News Analysis | 4/4/2016

The newly combined company faces tough competition from industry giants. Maybe too tough.

Brocade's $1.2B Ruckus Buy to Raise 5G Game
News Analysis | 4/4/2016

Brocade to buy WiFi partner, but says $1.2B deal is more focused on LTE, 5G and mobile edge future.

New York Scores a Big Win for Families
Que Sera Sarah | 4/4/2016

New York has passed the most progressive parental leave policy of any state, hopefully setting a precedent for other states and companies on how they support parents.

CenturyLink Powers Up Managed Security
News Analysis | 4/4/2016

Acquisition of security engineering firm powers network operator's ability to address special needs of largest enterprise and government customers.

End of the Bouygues Affair for Orange
News Analysis | 4/4/2016

Orange's failure to seal a takeover deal for Bouygues Telecom may force the company to accelerate other strategic initiatives.

Eurobites: Orange, Bouygues End M&A Talks
News Analysis | 4/4/2016

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Vodafone goes regional for business; free WiFi for soccer stadiums; Innowave's new UK boss.

The Secret of the 5G Bandwagon: SDN Is the Engine
Column | 4/4/2016

5G is about so much more than just very high bandwidth and low latency – and SDN is going to play a key role in enabling 5G full potential, argues ONF Executive Director Dan Pitt.

SanDisk's Nithya Ruff: Getting Women Into Open Source
LRTV Interviews | 4/4/2016

Women are notoriously under-represented in the tech industry, even more so in the open source community, but open source leaders can encourage diversity by setting behaviorial standards and becoming more inclusive, says Nithya Ruff, director, open source strategy office, at SanDisk.

ZTE CEO to Quit in US Export-Ban Dispute
News Analysis | 4/4/2016

ZTE bids so long to CEO Shi Lirong along with two other senior executives caught up in trade dispute with the US.

How to Master Being a Jill of All Trades
Mentor Monday | 4/4/2016

The IEEE's Karen McCabe shares her thoughts on why you must master your domain but branch out into others as well.

How BT Deals With Security Threats
LRTV Interviews | 4/4/2016

Dr Ben Azvine, global head of security research & innovation at BT, talks about the various cybersecurity threats that major telcos have to deal with and the way that BT is using analytics to deal with those threats.

Gigabites: EPB Streams Alligator Feed in 4K
News Analysis | 4/1/2016

Live in 4K, it's alligator feeding time... thanks to EPB's gigabit network.

Open Source Trend Overtakes CPUs
News Analysis | 4/1/2016

Two European universities are offering an open source microprocessor, initially aimed at low-power IoT devices. Open source CPUs have the potential to reduce the costs of high-volume IoT applications.

Google Practical Joke Goes Horribly Wrong
Wagner’s Ring | 4/1/2016

Who could have anticipated that people wouldn't like having practical jokes added to their email?

WiCipedia: The Solutions Edition
Que Sera Sarah | 4/1/2016

This week in our WiC roundup we compile stories offering practical solutions and tips for increasing the number and prominence of women in the tech industry.

Stream TV Splinters Net Neutrality Debate
MariNation | 4/1/2016

Should Comcast's Stream TV count toward users' broadband data caps? It's complicated.

Facebook: Why We Built Our Own Tech
LRTV Interviews | 4/1/2016

Facebook developed its own hardware and software to gain the agility and efficiencies it needs to support Facebook, Messenger, WhatsApp, Instagram, streaming video and more on a global scale, says Network Team Manager Omar Baldonado.

Eurobites: Plot Thickens Over Egypt's 'Free Basics' Ban
News Analysis | 4/1/2016

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: NB-IoT drives smart parking in UAE; Amazon reportedly considering a stake in HERE; Telenor's Friday feeling.

NFV Gathering Pace in India – Brocade
News Analysis | 4/1/2016

Brocade reckons interest in NFV is growing in the Indian market as operators look to differentiate themselves from rivals.

Huawei Profits Soar Despite Forex Hit
News Analysis | 4/1/2016

Chinese vendor defies economic slowdown to post bumper profits thanks to sales of devices and 4G equipment.

Tune In to Flozelia's EpsilonApps Demo
LRTV Documentaries | 4/1/2016

In this live video tutorial, we present how to configure Flozelia's EpsilonApps, a groundbreaking tool for managing and provisioning virtualized network functions.

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