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Enhancing 5G DDoS Protection with Juniper Networks and Corero Network Security Joint Solution
Information Resources | 1/13/2022

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Performance of Open Fronthaul with Packet-Switched Networks
Information Resources | 1/13/2022

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How Intel and Juniper are advancing Open RAN
Information Resources | 1/13/2022

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Juniper jumps on O-RAN bandwagon
Information Resources | 1/13/2022

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Juniper Service Provider Solutions
Information Resources | 1/13/2022

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The Four Key Components of Cloud RAN
Information Resources | 1/10/2022

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How to get the most out of 5G mid-band in Cloud RAN
Information Resources | 1/10/2022

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Deploying an Agile, Cost-Efficient Cloud BNG
Information Resources | 1/6/2022

Cloud BNG enables HT to introduce new services and meet capacity and flexibility requirements for increasing traffic while simultaneously reducing their capital outlay and reducing operational costs. Download this solution brief to learn more.

The Outlook for Open vRAN
Information Resources | 12/29/2021

To better understand the outlook for vRAN and open RAN adoption worldwide, Heavy Reading jointly developed with QCT an online custom survey designed to take the pulse on operator expectations for open vRAN deployment.

AI/ML for the 5G RAN
Information Resources | 12/23/2021

This paper discusses the use of AI/ML in 5G radio network design and optimization. It explores how these techniques can be applied to the existing 5G air interface to generate immediate improvements and how the emerging 3GPP AI/ML framework can shape the development of radio access technologies over the longer term.

Automated, Actively Assured Service Lifecycle
Information Resources | 12/22/2021

Automated assurance not only simplifies and reduces costs, but introduces far more advanced testing-like methods to your arsenal. Download this whitepaper by Appledore Research to learn more.

Want to Leapfrog the Competition? Automate the WAN
Information Resources | 12/22/2021

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ACG Research White Paper: The Business Case for Adaptive IP
Information Resources | 12/22/2021

This report from ACG Research answers the question, "How can service providers build next-generation IP networks that support growing traffic, diverse devices and services and provide high availability with guaranteed QoS while also decreasing capital expenses (CapEx) and operational expenses (OpEx) to allow for profitable business models?"

5G Glossary of Terms
Information Resources | 12/22/2021

A handy reference guide to the terminology, technology and concepts of 5G.

Converging and Automating 5G Networks
Information Resources | 12/22/2021

Complete, open solution allowing MNOs and wholesale operators to build best-in-breed networks for competitive advantage while enjoying a broader and more secure vendor supply chain.

Laying the 5G Foundation with an Evolved Mobile Transport Network
Information Resources | 12/22/2021

This white paper discusses how to build a solid foundation for your 5G deployment.

Blue Planet 5G Automation
Information Resources | 12/22/2021

Accelerating the journey to zero-touch slice lifecycle management.

BSS Cloud Transformation: Beyond Monolithic
Information Resources | 12/20/2021

This white paper documents the requirements for BSS in the cloud transformation process, with a focus on the technical requirements of cloud-enabled BSS and the best practices for implementing them.

2021 Heavy Reading Open RAN Operator Survey
Information Resources | 12/20/2021

This report analyses the results of the 2021 Heavy Reading Open RAN Operator Survey, conducted in summer and autumn 2021.

Intelligent Automation: Accelerating Digital Transformation and Improving Customer Experience
Information Resources | 12/20/2021

Blue Planet’s Intelligent Automation Portfolio is purpose-built to give service providers the tools they need to design, deliver and assure services more efficiently. The result is increased agility and exceptional customer experience.

NaaS Demystified: Unlock the full potential of Network as a Service
Information Resources | 12/20/2021

This eBook debunks several NaaS myths and shows how CSPs, their partners, and customers can benefit today from this open and standards-based technology.

Telefonica: Evolving the OSS for SDN and Automation
Information Resources | 12/20/2021

This Omdia case study describes several OSS use cases regarding service discovery, design, and activation, that were recently implemented as a proof of concept (POC) within Telefónica’s German network.

RAN Intelligent Controller Trial Highlights Benefits of O-RAN
Information Resources | 12/20/2021

This paper reviews the shared solution between Cohere Technologies and VMware.

vSphere Performance Equivalent to Bare Metal for RAN Workloads
Information Resources | 12/20/2021

VMware ran industry-standard real-time micro-benchmarks, namely cyclictest and oslat, to compare the performance of RAN workloads on VMware vSphere and bare metal and found that performance is equivalent.

Modernizing the Radio Access Network (RAN): Challenges and Opportunities on the Journey to RAN Monetization
Information Resources | 12/20/2021

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QCT Introduces New Innovative Family of Edge Servers for the Telco Marketplace.
Information Resources | 12/14/2021

With the emergence of new technologies such as 5G, AI-driven big data analytics, cloud computing and edge computing; the industry is making bets on which transformative technology may catapult their business into hyper-growth.

Heavy Reading Deploying 5G Private Networks
Information Resources | 12/13/2021

To understand the market drivers, Heavy Reading jointly developed with QCT an online custom survey designed to take the pulse of CSP-built 5G private networks in three regions: North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), and Asia Pacific. This white paper presents and analyzes the results of the survey.

QCT CU/DU Solutions to Optimize Open RAN Deployments
Information Resources | 12/13/2021

With its Open RAN centric design, the IronEdge series features flexible expansion slots, QCT-validated Accelerators and NIC cards that support time synchronization and the latest selected Intel ® CPUs. IronEdge servers are pre-integrated and pre-optimized to meet the interoperability and flexibility needs of Open RAN solutions.

End-to-End Enterprise 5G Solutions Powered by QCT
Information Resources | 12/13/2021

Download this solution brief for a 5G solution that gives network devices the ability to seamlessly integrate with one another.

Bringing High-Speed Optical Networks Together
Information Resources | 12/6/2021

The efficiency, speed and reliability of optical signals is key to meeting the data demands driven by digital work and learning, as well as video, gaming and cloud storage. Well-engineered adhesives – which precisely align, bond optical components and hold critical parts in place – help achieve better reliability, signal integrity and lower loss optics. Find out how.

Coherent Optics at 400G, 800G, and Beyond: A 2021 Heavy Reading Survey
Information Resources | 12/1/2021

Based on a global survey of communications service providers (CSPs), this white paper provides an in-depth look at the current state and future trajectory of coherent optical transmission.

Heavy Reading Market Leader Program - The Journey to Cloud Native
Information Resources | 11/24/2021

Heavy Reading wanted to understand what was motivating the CSPs to adopt cloud native, where they were in the journey, what obstacles they were encountering, and how they were making their choice of cloud native solutions providers and partners. To answer these questions, Heavy Reading conducted a survey of 92 global CSPs during 3Q21. This report presents the highlights of the survey.

IDC Whitepaper: Key Considerations When Operationalizing Artificial Intelligence Strategy
Information Resources | 11/24/2021

Download this free IDC whitepaper and get insights on the common stumbling blocks with implementing AI as well as how to address these challenges and leverage AI to stay ahead of the competition.

The State of Fixed-Mobile Convergence
Information Resources | 11/23/2021

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Blog: How Telefónica is evolving its OSS to support network automation
Information Resources | 11/23/2021

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Blog: The benefits of Edge Computing
Information Resources | 11/23/2021

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Scalable, cloud-native 5G open RAN is now a reality
Information Resources | 11/22/2021

Profile of a working open RAN solution from Red Hat, Intel and Altiostar, aligned and tuned for maximum reliability and performance to deliver on open RAN’s promise and benefits.

Using AIOps solutions in the telecoms industry: a market assessment
Information Resources | 11/22/2021

This paper examines the key challenges that telecoms operators face when using artificial intelligence (AI) for IT operations (AIOps) to support their key operational processes.

Re-Architecting the Broadband Network Gateway (BNG) in a Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) and Cloud Native World
Information Resources | 11/22/2021

The future viability of Cloud Native networking equipment running on general-purpose servers hinges on the ability to service ever-increasing traffic volume in a cost-effective manner. This paper presents architectural considerations and benchmarking data that demonstrate the huge potential for a kubernetes cloud native -BNG implementation on Intel’s most recent gen 3 Xeon SP Icelake processor.

IDC Paper - Empowering Telecom Operators to Deploy vRAN on Cloud and Edge Infrastructure
Information Resources | 11/17/2021

This white paper highlights the how service providers are relying on virtual network functions and cloud-native network functions as the enable their next generation strategies.

eBook: Accelerate growth and innovation: a modern approach to order management
Information Resources | 11/15/2021

This moment is a crucial turning point for the communications industry. 5G, distributed cloud, and other dynamic technologies will redefine our perception of what it means to be connected. Find out how leading communications service providers (CSPs) are providing smarter, more integrated experiences for customers, while finding new opportunities to solve problems across systems, locations, and ecosystems.

5G & Beyond for Dummies’ eBook
Information Resources | 11/15/2021

‘5G & Beyond for Dummies’, Keysight’s brand new eBook, describes how 5G technologies are evolving and their associated challenges. This book is conveniently organized into six chapters that explore topics including 5G New Radio, base station testing, Open RAN, the vision for 6G, and much more.

Transform How Your Customers Buy and Sell Wholesale Broadband Connectivity
Information Resources | 11/8/2021

This white paper explores how CSPs can prioritize value, and outlines the initiatives needed for successful transformation.

Zero Downtime System Replacements
Information Resources | 11/8/2021

FNT’s white paper, Zero Downtime System Replacements, discusses the challenges of migrating data with traditional methods. It explains how to avoid these challenges by taking an alternative approach that delivers better results.

The Future of Distributed Cloud
Information Resources | 11/8/2021

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Plotting Your intelligent Systems Journey
Information Resources | 11/8/2021

Download "Plotting Your intelligent Systems Journey," a free report developed in partnership by Wind River and Forbes.

Dell Technologies Reference Architecture for Wind River® Studio
Information Resources | 11/8/2021

The Dell Technologies Reference Architecture for Wind River Studio provides a validated solution for deploying a containerized edge infrastructure that delivers low latency, scalability and high availability, delivered on a small footprint. It’s based on Dell EMC PowerEdge servers, Dell EMC PowerSwitch Networking and Wind River Studio software.

Building the Business Case for 5G
Information Resources | 11/8/2021

This report from the Teknowlogy group examines the broader structure, motivations and visions for 5g according to 200 senior business leaders in Europe.

IP Media Network Monitoring and Troubleshooting: A Combined Solution
Information Resources | 11/8/2021

This white paper provides insight into maintaining IP-based systems at peak efficiency and reliability, delivering uninterrupted, high-quality video, audio, and caption/data streams to viewers.

Blog: Does My Network Need Service Orchestration or Choreography? And Does it Really Matter?
Information Resources | 11/5/2021

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Analyst Perspective: Multivendor Network Management - Bridging Legacy and 5G Networks
Information Resources | 11/5/2021

This paper from Analysys Mason examines the considerations for transitioning to a multivendor, unified network management architecture.

White Paper: Transforming the Network with Cloud Adoption
Information Resources | 11/5/2021

This white paper explores how CSPs can prioritize value, and outlines the initiatives needed for successful transformation.

Leveraging Dell EMC PowerEdge Servers for CSP Edge Deployments
Information Resources | 11/4/2021

This white paper describes how Dell Technologies is helping to shape the future of Open RAN solutions with our partnerships and our high-performance, purpose-built XR11 and XR12 PowerEdge Servers designed for Open RAN and edge deployments.

Dell Technologies, VMware, and Mavenir 5G O-RAN Reference Architecture Guide
Information Resources | 11/4/2021

This technical preview describes a high-level reference architecture planned by Dell Technologies, Mavenir and VMware, for complete testing and release.

Welcome to the Remarkable Factory
Information Resources | 11/4/2021

Download this white paper to learn how CSPs have a unique opportunity to help manufacturers make possible a future where factories are not just smart, they are remarkable.

Video: Reshaping Communications with Network Digital Transformation
Information Resources | 11/4/2021

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StarlingX: Open-source Software at the Cutting Edge (blog)
Information Resources | 11/3/2021

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Automate to innovate: Bare Metal Orchestrator
Information Resources | 11/3/2021

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What is behind the drive towards Terahertz technology of 6G?
Information Resources | 11/2/2021

This white paper will cover the technical reasons, and current limitations, behind this drive to higher frequencies and the talk of "Terahertz Technology".

TOOL - Interactive Experience: Learn how to Evolve your Architecture and Monetize Next Generation Metro and Edge Networks
Information Resources | 11/1/2021

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Whitepaper – Achieving IP/Optical Convergence: Building from Existing Networks
Information Resources | 11/1/2021

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Executive Guide – Enabling Next-Generation Metro and Edge Networks for Communications Service Providers
Information Resources | 11/1/2021

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Blog – How Service Providers can win by owning the Edge
Information Resources | 11/1/2021

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Video – Ciena’s leaders discuss Next Generation Metro & Edge Networks
Information Resources | 11/1/2021

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Poster: Maximize network quality by harmonized test methods
Information Resources | 11/1/2021

This poster visualizes a harmonized, ETSI TR 103 559 based test methodology.

Whitepaper: Network Performance Score (NPS)
Information Resources | 11/1/2021

Download this white paper to learn how the NPS integrates voice and data KPIs to calculate an overall network score and deliver improvement recommendations.

The future of cloud native app delivery is here: what you should know
Information Resources | 10/26/2021

Use the Pervasive Datacenter Architecture (PDx™) Blueprint - Optimize Data Exchange with AWS Outposts for a step-by-step strategy to architect a decentralized IT infrastructure to remove Data Gravity barriers and accommodate distributed workflows at centers of data exchange in support of digital business.

Red Hat global OSS/BSS transformation leadership (Frost & Sullivan)
Information Resources | 10/26/2021

Use the Pervasive Datacenter Architecture (PDx™) Blueprint - Optimize Data Exchange with AWS Outposts for a step-by-step strategy to architect a decentralized IT infrastructure to remove Data Gravity barriers and accommodate distributed workflows at centers of data exchange in support of digital business.

6 considerations for choosing the right Kubernetes platform
Information Resources | 10/26/2021

Use the Pervasive Datacenter Architecture (PDx™) Blueprint - Optimize Data Exchange with AWS Outposts for a step-by-step strategy to architect a decentralized IT infrastructure to remove Data Gravity barriers and accommodate distributed workflows at centers of data exchange in support of digital business.

On-demand Webinar: Modernized Business Operations for Regulated Environments
Information Resources | 10/22/2021

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Design Guide: best-in-class hybrid IT infrastructure with AWS Outposts
Information Resources | 10/22/2021

This design guide provides the proven Pervasive Datacenter Architecture (PDx™) methodology and a step-by-step plan to overcome significant IT infrastructure challenges caused by Data Gravity.

Blueprint: optimize data exchange with AWS Outposts
Information Resources | 10/22/2021

Use the Pervasive Datacenter Architecture (PDx™) Blueprint - Optimize Data Exchange with AWS Outposts for a step-by-step strategy to architect a decentralized IT infrastructure to remove Data Gravity barriers and accommodate distributed workflows at centers of data exchange in support of digital business.

eBook: Telecommunications 2021 Book of Knowledge
Information Resources | 10/15/2021

Change can happen in an instant, and over the last year, many leaders learned that firsthand. This book features stories told at Knowledge 2021 from Communication Service Providers like AT&T, BT Global, and Lumen and how they handle complex challenges with the help of workflows.

New Innovative Family of Edge Servers for the Telco Marketplace
Information Resources | 10/15/2021

With the emergence of new technologies such as 5G, AI-driven big data analytics, cloud computing and edge computing; the industry is making bets on which transformative technology may catapult their business into hyper-growth. Learn how QCT addresses these market needs with a new innovative family of edge servers powered by Intel.

Use Cases: Nokia 5G Core Automation
Information Resources | 10/12/2021

The five important automation use cases demonstrate the value of 5G Core network automation to the communication service providers. These range from CI/CD to network slice creation and validation. Nearly every aspect of operations can benefit from some form of automation.

Nokia Cloud Packet Core ebook
Information Resources | 10/12/2021

This ebook outlines how the ability to deploy a core network as software on any cloud, whether private, public, hybrid or on-premises and to leverage any access technology including licensed wireless (2/3/4/5G) and unlicensed wireless, shared spectrum and wireline or fixed access will be important capabilities that give service providers complete flexibility regardless of where they are in terms of their cloud maturity.

Getting the 5G Core Right for Successful 5G Deployments & Monetization
Information Resources | 10/12/2021

Many CSPs are deploying 5G NSA with the aim of evolving to 5G SA as the technology matures. This calls for the transition from 5G NSA to 5G SA to be straightforward for the CSP and transparent to the end user. This paper describes ways to make that transition happen, focusing on the 5G core.

Collection: Nokia Core Network Automation
Information Resources | 10/12/2021

Communication service providers are adopting cloud deployment of their core networks as they begin to offer new 5G services. This is resulting in unprecedented opportunities to increase revenue, reduce costs, and speed new services to market – through core network automation.

The telecom paradigm shift needed for 5G automation
Information Resources | 10/12/2021

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Ebook: Innovate, execute and pivot to new opportunities
Information Resources | 10/12/2021

Yesterday's networks were built around predictability of demand. Tomorrow's networks need to be built for unpredictability. The heart of that transformation is within your core network.

Video: Cloud Packet Core multi-access and convergence
Information Resources | 10/12/2021

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Packet Core Deployment
Information Resources | 10/12/2021

Capture new revenue opportunities by delivering a diverse range of exciting services so you can deploy a webscale-class packet core.

Edge Computing in Carrier Networks: Moving to Implementation
Information Resources | 10/12/2021

A custom Heavy Reading survey report produced for NoviFlow.

Transforming photonic network operations with Liquid Spectrum
Information Resources | 10/12/2021

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Blog: 3 unique network provider perspectives on IP/Optical convergence
Information Resources | 10/12/2021

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Omdia: White Paper: Taking IP/Optical network visibility and automation to a new level
Information Resources | 10/12/2021

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How Open RAN Will Innovate Mobile Networks
Information Resources | 10/11/2021

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The Role of C-band in 5G
Information Resources | 10/6/2021

The C-band frequency range for 5G is a rich opportunity for operators. It delivers a balance between coverage and bandwidth which will benefit many verticals and applications. However, C-band 5G networks may require a different level of attention in terms of planning, deployment, and maintenance. This application note discusses some of the key consideration for C-band deployment.

5G Timing and Synchronization Handbook for TDD Deployment
Information Resources | 10/6/2021

In this paper we will discuss the relationship of TDD, timing and synchronization, and frame synchronization especially for 5G TDD deployments.

Radio Access Network Solution For 5G, IoT, and more
Information Resources | 10/6/2021

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Building up Open RAN infrastructures
Information Resources | 10/6/2021

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Rise of O-RAN Architecture in the 5G Era
Information Resources | 10/6/2021

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Fostering the Innovation and Advancement of Open-RAN
Information Resources | 10/4/2021

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How Open RAN Will Innovate Mobile Networks
Information Resources | 10/4/2021

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Call for Participation: Join Global Leaders in Open RAN Deployment and Innovation
Information Resources | 10/4/2021

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Evolution of the BNG in Asia and Oceania
Information Resources | 10/4/2021

This report presents the findings from the Omdia Evolution of the BNG in Asia and Oceania white paper, researched over summer 2021.

Video: Next Steps in Coherent Industry Standardization
Information Resources | 10/4/2021

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Video: Go Further Faster – Improve efficiency while optimizing capacity and reach
Information Resources | 10/4/2021

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How Service Providers Benefit from Transmission Flexibility
Information Resources | 10/4/2021

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Pioneering Silicon Photonics Since 2012
Information Resources | 10/4/2021

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