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Whitepaper: Developing Innovation, Delivering Excellence For 5g Networks
Information Resources | 9/14/2021

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White paper: DDoS protection for the era of the cloud, 5G and IoT
Information Resources | 9/8/2021

Since we entered the era of the cloud, 5G and Internet of Things (IoT), terabit-level distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks have increased in their frequency, impact and sophistication. How bad is the problem? What is causing it? And what can you do to protect your network, services and users? Read this white paper for answers to these questions.

Application note: A multilayer, embedded approach to IP network security
Information Resources | 9/8/2021

This application note looks at how a multilayer, embedded approach to IP network security can provide: High service quality and network integrity without compromises to IP network performance or functionality, High effectiveness and automation to identify and mitigate increasingly sophisticated attacks with greater speed and accuracy, and Universal, cost-effective customer protection to increase satisfaction, reduce churn and minimize impact from attacks that target your customers.

eBook: How to build a self-defending IP network
Information Resources | 9/8/2021

Read this eBook to find out how to build a self-defending IP network and protect your IP network from within.

IP network security: protect your customers against network-level threats from within your IP network infrastructure
Information Resources | 9/8/2021

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A Bottom-Up Approach to 5G Network Slicing Security in User Equipment
Information Resources | 9/1/2021

This white paper provides an overview of Network Slicing, as well as how to use testing and verification of network slicing functionality as part of a bottom-up strategy for designing secure and reliable products.

Why ROADM architectures make sense for your DCI network
Information Resources | 8/27/2021

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Digital sustainability: calculating the green impact of coherent technology innovations
Information Resources | 8/27/2021

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Helping the planet and driving better economics, one 400ZR plug at a time
Information Resources | 8/27/2021

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The Business Value of AI in Zero-Touch Network Monitoring
Information Resources | 8/24/2021

This new AI in Zero-Touch Network Monitoring survey report uncovers the motivations, challenges, and business value of investing in AI-based network monitoring and automation. The survey examines the need for solutions that help network operations improve customer experience and accelerate troubleshooting when things do go wrong, while also saving costs through automation and reducing OpEx.

M1 digitalises business with Blue Planet Automation to deliver lightning-fast experiences to their customers
Information Resources | 8/20/2021

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Case Study: Blue Planet Inventory transforms operations at a major CSP
Information Resources | 8/20/2021

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Whitepaper: Intelligent Automation: Accelerating Digital Transformation and Improving Customer Experience
Information Resources | 8/20/2021

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Solving the complicated integration challenges of a digital transformation
Information Resources | 8/19/2021

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How do your business processes stack up against the competition?
Information Resources | 8/19/2021

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Successful cloud migrations require end-to-end services
Information Resources | 8/19/2021

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A seamless approach to migrating data to the cloud
Information Resources | 8/19/2021

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eBook: Communications Service Providers: The smarter way to workflow
Information Resources | 8/17/2021

The telecommunications industry is transforming rapidly, and people around the world are relying on digital technology more than ever. Download this eBook to find out how leading CSPs are accelerating their digital transformation to overcome their top service and operations challenges.

Appledore Research Report: Digital Workflows in the Cloud: Connecting the Customer to the Network
Information Resources | 8/17/2021

Download this research report to learn why communications service providers (CSPs) are rapidly moving to support cloud-based services to meet the demands of enterprise and consumers alike who are looking for on-demand applications in a secure, highly available network.

Aberdeen Report: Customer Operations in Telecommunications
Information Resources | 8/17/2021

This report by Aberdeen reveals the role of customer operations in helping telecommunications companies retain customers and maximize customer spend over time—highlighting the key pillars top performing Communications Service Providers (CSPs) use to attain their service and back-office objectives.

TM Forum Report: Order Management for the 5G Era
Information Resources | 8/17/2021

Download this report to find out how a new breed of OM systems has emerged to sit at the heart of the orchestrated service fulfillment process.

Deploying mmWave to unleash 5G’s full potential
Information Resources | 8/12/2021

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WEBINAR: The journey to virtualized RAN: Insights 2021
Information Resources | 8/10/2021

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5G is Changing the Game – Right Now. Is Your Infrastructure Ready?
Information Resources | 8/10/2021

As network providers prepare for full 5G functionality, there are interim steps they can take to gain competitive advantage now using strategic partnerships and existing assets to efficiently and cost-effectively serve customers business-critical services on demand.

The Journey to Virtualized RAN: Insights 2021
Information Resources | 8/10/2021

This report highlights the results of our 2021 survey, comparing and contrasting them with the results from our 2019 survey.

Automate and accelerate your migration to open vRAN
Information Resources | 8/10/2021

A reference architecture from Red Hat, Dell, Altiostar, NEC and Netcracker designed to help digital service providers deploy a cell tower in less than an hour.

Build a modern foundation for RAN
Information Resources | 8/10/2021

Red Hat and Intel offer a modern, integrated, validated radio access network (RAN) foundation to help deploy, accelerate and optimize radio access networks.

OMDIA WEBINAR: The Telco Ecosystem Evolution
Information Resources | 8/5/2021

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Creating value and opportunity at the service provider network edge
Information Resources | 8/5/2021

Part of a series developed by ACG Research and Red Hat to highlight new revenue opportunities available to communications service providers (CSPs) using edge computing to deliver applications and services in distributed open hybrid clouds.

4 key benefits of edge computing
Information Resources | 8/5/2021

This RTInsights eBook walks through four key benefits of edge computing, explaining why businesses should consider expanding existing IT infrastructures to the edge, and offering examples of use cases likely to gain the most from an edge strategy.

2021 5G network and services strategy survey (Heavy Reading)
Information Resources | 8/5/2021

This Heavy Reading 2021 5G Network & Service Strategies Operator Survey is designed to provide insight into how 5G networks and services will evolve as operators and the wider mobile ecosystem invest in and develop 5G technology. (Edge cloud and security sponsored excerpts).

Business Review: 5G RAN Slicing
Information Resources | 8/5/2021

The business review report on capturing new business revenues in the 5G era explores how the new network slicing solution will drive further innovation in areas such as smart manufacturing, public safety and online gaming—all with lightning fast connectivity and enhanced overall performance.

Monetizing 5G immersive experiences
Information Resources | 8/5/2021

Some people watch sports, others live it! 5G stadiums will revolutionize the stadium experience, bringing a real-time, immersive experience to fans at the venue and beyond. 86% of industry leaders believe that live sports viewing will become significantly richer, immersive, and interactive in the future. Read the latest ebrief to explore how 5G stadiums will bring a real-time, immersive experience to fans at the venue and beyond and how does this translate into revenues and profits?

Accelerating 5G Indoors
Information Resources | 8/5/2021

Read the brochure to explore examples of exciting indoor projects wherein service providers have delivered high-quality indoor 5G experiences in consumer and enterprise sectors.

Telstra International Automation: A Case Study
Information Resources | 8/5/2021

This case study focuses on Telstra International's transport network automation strategy and the role of Cisco Systems as Telstra's partner for multi-domain services orchestration. The report details Telstra International's network automation goals, early use cases, expected benefits and next steps.

From Monetization to Engagement: What's Missing from your 5G Stack
Information Resources | 8/2/2021

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Building a Successful Foundation for 5G B2B and B2B2X Monetization
Information Resources | 8/2/2021

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Building a New BSS Stack to Support Digital-First Offerings
Information Resources | 8/2/2021

Create new disruptive CSP experiences by embracing rapid product and service innovation — all while redefining customer engagement for the 5G age.

The 5G Fronthaul Handbook
Information Resources | 8/1/2021

This guide explains the impact of 5G on transport networks and key test considerations for ensuring reliable performance and high quality of service—insight you’ll need because 5G demands the network supporting it to be as flexible and reliable as the services running on it

5G Network Deployment Handbook
Information Resources | 8/1/2021

VIAVI is pleased to offer you this comprehensive 5G Deployment Handbook where you'll find insights to simplify deployment complexities and learn about easy-to-use fiber, x-haul and RF solutions.

The Business Case for Open Virtualized RAN
Information Resources | 8/1/2021

This business white paper outlines the benefits of deploying virtualized radio access network (RAN) platforms within 5G telco networks, and also provides a total cost of ownership analysis.

Wind River, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, and Intel Deliver 5G vRAN
Information Resources | 8/1/2021

Virtual radio access network (vRAN) architecture strategy is a key to achieving cost-effective agility. But the RAN can be a very challenging workload for commercial off-the-shelf server platforms. This white paper presents a vRAN strategy for achieving cost-effective agility within 5G environments.

TBR: 5G Economy Requires a Modernized Approach to Monetization
Information Resources | 8/1/2021

Learn about the new value opportunity in the 5G economy.

Heavy Reading 5G White Paper: Monetizing 5G With B2B2X Partners
Information Resources | 8/1/2021

Learn how the right partners can help CSPs monetize 5G.

Retaining Network Traffic Visibility in the Encryption Era
Information Resources | 7/30/2021

How traffic classification and inspection support networking and security solutions today, and how it will do so tomorrow as encryption usage and standards evolve.

Emerging 5G Use Cases and Effective Test Strategies
Information Resources | 7/30/2021

As 5G continues to evolve, so do the plethora of new use cases that unveil additional dimensions of capability in terms of higher bandwidth, lower latency, and efficient scalability. While these create new opportunities and innovations, the way design and manufacturing engineers verify their products and test procedures must also keep pace with the new challenges these capabilities bring to an already complex 5G ecosystem.

Multi-Vendor 5G Core Networks: The Case for a Disaggregated Control Plane
Information Resources | 7/26/2021

This white paper makes a case for operators to consider a multi-vendor 5G core deployment and cites the 3GPP service-based architecture (SBA) and cloud-native infrastructure as key technology enablers.

Service Provider Outlook: Opportunities at the Customer Premises
Information Resources | 7/20/2021

In 2Q21, Heavy Reading surveyed 86 communications service providers (CSPs) across global regions about their plans for customer premises equipment overall and universal CPE (uCPE) specifically. This report presents the highlights of that survey. The respondent pool showed a more lively than anticipated adoption of uCPE with 59% of US; 61% of Asia Pacific (APAC); and 39% of Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) respondents already deploying uCPE.

How To Build and Operate At The Edge for CSPs
Information Resources | 7/20/2021

Edge computing is poised to significantly reshape telecom networks. Beyond changing the ways communications service providers (CSPs) operate, it also holds huge potential for capturing much more of the enterprise market. TM Forum’s analysts surveyed communications service providers to learn more about their edge computing plans and deployment experiences.

Heavy Reading: 5G edge cloud infrastructure and security
Information Resources | 7/20/2021

See what Heavy Reading analysts discovered when they conducted research on digital service provider best practices and key considerations for building secure, fast 5G and edge computing networks.

The Journey to Virtualized RAN: Insights 2021
Information Resources | 7/9/2021

This report highlights the results of our 2021 survey, comparing and contrasting them with the results from our 2019 survey.

Success Story: TCO Reduction through Vendor Consolidation
Information Resources | 7/9/2021

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Interactive Experience: Learn how to Evolve your Architecture and Monetize Next Generation Metro and Edge Networks
Information Resources | 7/8/2021

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White paper: Achieving IP/Optical Convergence: Building from Existing Networks
Information Resources | 6/25/2021

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Executive Guide: Enabling Next-Generation Metro and Edge Networks for Communications Service Providers
Information Resources | 6/25/2021

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Blog: How Service Providers can win by owning the Edge
Information Resources | 6/25/2021

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Video: Ciena’s leaders discuss Next Generation Metro and Edge Networks
Information Resources | 6/25/2021

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Accelerate Your 5G Network Launch with Confidence
Information Resources | 6/25/2021

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Boosting Telecom and Datacom System Performance
Information Resources | 6/23/2021

Within data centers and 5G broadband infrastructure systems, the ‘more, faster, better’ ambitions continue. While there are many elements to delivering on these objectives, enhancing the functional performance of electronic systems plays an integral role. This paper provides practical application examples about how smart thermal strategies can maximize system performance and lifetime.

Time to Turn the Lights Out on SONET
Information Resources | 6/21/2021

This paper explains the technology evolution of SONET and lays out the case for why service providers should consider migrating their legacy networks to IP-based transport.

Access-to-Core Optical Transport Network Switching
Information Resources | 6/21/2021

This paper highlights how an innovative and economical access-to-core Optical Transport Networking (OTN) switching solution can enable service providers to provision these lucrative services rapidly, speeding up time to revenues, maintaining customer satisfaction, while also guaranteeing service availability.

Reaping the Benefits of Disaggregated Optical Networks
Information Resources | 6/21/2021

This paper explains the benefits of both and how service providers can reap the rewards of disaggregated networks regardless of which approach they choose.

400G ZR+ Reshaping the Economics of Metro and IP Optical Networks
Information Resources | 6/21/2021

This paper explores how service providers can quickly capitalize on all of the benefits of 400G ZR+ and essentially change the economics for IP and Optical transport.

28nm process technology will witness explosive growth in China’s supply and demand chain
Information Resources | 6/18/2021

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50G PON is the next major step for access networks
Information Resources | 6/18/2021

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Video: What is Open RAN?
Information Resources | 6/17/2021

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Infographic: Don’t Just Rip and Replace…Rip and Revitalize Your Network with Open RAN
Information Resources | 6/17/2021

>How do you turn the Rip and Replace program into a serious network advantage? By replacing your at-risk components with Open RAN equipment. Now that Open RAN solutions are eligible for reimbursement by the FCC, you can. Don’t just replace equipment – Revitalize your network for faster innovation and future growth with Open RAN.

White Paper: Security in Open RAN
Information Resources | 6/17/2021

How do you turn the Rip and Replace program into a serious network advantage? By replacing your at-risk components with Open RAN equipment. Now that Open RAN solutions are eligible for reimbursement by the FCC, you can. Don’t just replace equipment – Revitalize your network for faster innovation and future growth with Open RAN.

Velocix Webinar Series: Pivoting to Addressable Ads to Uplift Pay TV Revenues
Information Resources | 6/16/2021

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Powering 5G Radio Access Networks (RAN)
Information Resources | 6/14/2021

This white paper addresses the challenges designers face in ensuring that 5G RAN infrastructure is efficiently and effectively powered, with a focus on the capabilities of DC-DC modules.

400G applications: six key use cases and how our comprehensive solution can help you support them
Information Resources | 6/10/2021

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Build an IP-optical network that’s ready for the challenges and opportunities of the 400G era
Information Resources | 6/10/2021

Learn how Nokia 400G everywhere enables operators to upgrade their IP optical networks to 400GE speeds across the network, from metro access and data center interconnect (DCI) links, to metro/regional aggregation and core networks.

The 400GE inflection point
Information Resources | 6/10/2021

This white paper takes a closer look at pluggable coherent 400G router optics technology advances, and their impact and applications.

Strategize, optimize, economize: the 400G everywhere blog series
Information Resources | 6/10/2021

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The latest generation of coherent optics for application-optimized IP-optical networks
Information Resources | 6/10/2021

This ebook offers insights that will enhance your understanding of how advances in 400G transport will support the next generation of IP services at 400 Gigabit Ethernet. It also explains how you can implement efficient IP-optical solutions for every application that runs on your network – from the metro edge to subsea communications.

CPC Executive Brief
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

This executive brief explains that with full deployment flexibility that includes virtualized network functions (VNFs), cloud-native network functions (CNFs), physical network functions (PNFs) and pre-integrated and modular server-based appliance solutions, Nokia’s CPC solution will enable service providers to deploy without limitations and host whatever they envision to profit from opportunities.

Nokia Cloud Packet Core ebook
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

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.

Innovate and Execute With a Simplified 5G Core
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

In the 5G era, a universal adaptive core becomes the critical key, freeing Communications Service Providers (CSPs) to thrive by offering different services to everyone and everything. This white paper examines how CSPs can simplify the core, allowing them to innovate, execute, and take advantage of new opportunities.

Getting the 5G Core Right for Successful 5G Deployments & Monetization
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

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.

Report: The BSS-to-cloud journey: Powering innovation across the digital value chain
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

How are BSS-to-cloud journeys progressing? Where are CSPs focusing their efforts? This 2021 Futurum Research report, based on a survey of 324 CSPs, explores BSS cloud journeys, providing a status overview and detailing key patterns and different perspectives.

Report: Driving the agility flywheel: The stepwise journey to agile
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

What are the key elements of telecom agility? Which activities must be pursued by service providers to achieve it? This 2021 STL Partners report examines the concept of agility to see how it’s evolved since it first interviewed service providers about the topic in 2015.

Report: Future Enterprise Billing
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

Do legacy billing systems limit a service provider’s ability to target enterprises? Which new services and use cases are driving billing requirements? These questions are considered in the 2021 TM Forum report, Future Enterprise Billing.

Ebrief: Getting creative with 5G business models
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

Gaming, fixed wireless access and enhanced video are three 5G consumer use cases showing strong growth. This ebrief discusses the various BSS capabilities, including 5G consumer charging and billing, network slicing, and partner management.

Network policy management
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

Learn more how you can make most use of policy management in a cost-efficient way.

Guide: CI/CD - today and tomorrow in telecom networks
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

Learn more about CI/CD today and tomorrow in telecom networks. Fully automated software pipelines are the future, and as it requires both technological and organizational changes, the best time to start is now.

Guide: Maximize the cloud native transformation
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

Our holistic strategy for the cloud native transformation offers CSPs the possibility of decreased time to market combined with opex reductions, along with a more modern operational model where software flows continuously from development to production environments.

Guide: How to build a cloud native 5G Core platform
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

Do you question yourself ‘How to best prepare my network to a cloud native 5GC?’. If so, this guide will help you identifying the different network domains to be impacted and finding solutions to tackle the challenges along the transformation journey.

C-BAND Is Here – Will My Radio Work?
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

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The essential network slicing building blocks
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

This paper covers everything you need to know about building an end-to-end network slicing architecture. It’s a complete guide for communication service providers who want to put network slicing into action already now.

Network slicing: Time to start your transformation journey
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

This paper explores key steps and considerations for communication service providers who want to start, and accelerate, their network slicing transformation journey.

Top 10 network slicing use cases
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

This new report analyzes more than 400 digital use cases in 70 industries and identifies the top 10 industry segments and use cases that will drive the majority of the revenue potential.

The network slicing revenue potential
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

This new report analyzes more than 400 5G use cases and isolated the network slicing value potential. How can CSPs get a slice of the action?

Network Performance Score (NPS)
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

This white paper describes the structure and application of an integrated and transparent methodology to characterize mobile network performance.

IDC Analyst Connection - Why B2B Customer Care Needs to Be Different
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

Service support is about answering inquiries and resolving problems. B2B customers of communications services have needs that go well beyond the typical B2C customer care approach of FAQs, chat boxes, instructional videos, and general agent dialogs. Download this IDC Analyst Connection and find out why B2B customer care needs to be different.

Reimagining service assurance in telecom
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

As the telecom ecosystem expands, it has become increasingly complex to deliver high-quality, reliable service. But for an industry that increasingly relies on service assurance as one of its competitive differentiators, getting it right has never been more critical. Find out how to deliver superior service by connecting network and customer workflows.

Automating service assurance using industry standards
Information Resources | 6/1/2021

Find out how CSPs can bring the old and new worlds of network resources together in order to deliver proactive experiences and automate service assurance.

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