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Web-Scale Networking for Telcos: The Time Is Now
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3/5/2018  | 
Cumulus Networks asserts that its customers have achieved significant capex and opex savings by leveraging the Cumulus Linux open network OS on white box switches. Of these, the opex savings are most notable. Automation reduces provisioning time from weeks to minutes and reduces the number of administrators needed to manage the network.
The Essential Guide to Preparing your Network for Cloud
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3/2/2018  | 
Whether you’re supporting SaaS apps, migrating apps to the cloud, creating a hybrid, multi-cloud environment, or just making the Internet available for customers, you need your network to position you for success at every stage of your cloud journey.
How MSSPs can Maximize Revenues with Various Security Service Models
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3/2/2018  | 
Enterprise spending on IT security products and services is expected to grow significantly over the next five years, presenting a clear revenue opportunity for managed security service providers (MSSPs). This eBook identifies and describes three basic delivery models that MSSPs can use for their managed security services, focusing on the benefits of deploying a security fabric architecture that can incorporate products from multiple vendors.
Open RAN for 4G & 5G Networks
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2/27/2018  | 
This whitepaper discusses how emerging open RAN architectures, such as proposed by the Telecom Infrastructure Project (TIP), the Open Networking Foundation’s (ONF) M-CORD and xRAN.org can play a critical role in this new 4G/5G networks.
Keeping Networks Going and Growing
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2/26/2018  | 
This whitepaper explores how lessons from the gig economy can give networks 24/7 support and how a new global engineering platform is playing a vital role in the maintenance ecosystem.
ZTE 5G E2E Solutions Tailored to Your Needs
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2/23/2018  | 
Home Network Security for Network Operators
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2/22/2018  | 
The lack of security is a massive risk for home users, but it is also a tremendous opportunity for network operators.
Selling to Telcos in the Age of Digital Transformation
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2/12/2018  | 
Telecoms operators are in near-constant flux as they drive mass-scale digital transformation. This white paper outlines how and why vendors must evolve their sales and marketing strategies to successfully navigate an era of operator consensus buying.
Five Key Wireline Network Improvements Needed for 5G
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2/12/2018  | 
5G is not just about the Radio Access Network (RAN), Next-generation wireless is going to need a lot of help from wireline technologies to deliver on its promises.
The VOD Factor
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2/6/2018  | 
It’s an exciting time on both sides of the media delivery spectrum. For audiences on the other side of any screen, video on demand (VOD) isn’t a separate component or “nice to have” luxury anymore. The ability to watch what we want, when we want it is seamlessly and permanently integrated into our video experience.
Just You, Me and the TV: Shifting to a Direct Customer Relationship Model
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2/6/2018  | 
Disruption and complexity are commonplace on both sides of the equation as the landscape continues to shift. For media creators and providers, traditional broadcast and digital-only aggregators are continuing to evolve from mutual contention to cooperative competition, creating new experiences and business models along the way.
Video to the CDNth Degree: Multi-CDN Delivery Optimized for Big Video
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2/6/2018  | 
Content delivery networks (CDNs) are a must-have for any business looking to deliver digital video to a large audience. Why? Because when it comes to an engaging playback experience, it’s all about the distance between the video file and the consumer.
Legacy QAM Adapter
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2/1/2018  | 
Entra Subscriber Scaling & Deployment Notes
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2/1/2018  | 
Outdoor Hardened Multi-Port 10 GbE Switch
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2/1/2018  | 
DOCSIS 3.1 R-PHY Access Node
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2/1/2018  | 
DOCSIS 3.1 Convertible R-PHY_R-MACPHY Access Node
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2/1/2018  | 
Device Intelligence for Network Operators
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1/24/2018  | 
A summary of the need and value of a quality device intelligence service for network operators and their customer base. How can identified devices provide a personalized experience?
3D-Mesh Evolution in Backbone Network Brings Optimal ROI
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1/19/2018  | 
End-to-End Xhaul and C-RAN Service Assurance –Challenges, Requirements, Benefits and ROI
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1/19/2018  | 
How do you realize the benefits of your Xhaul and C-RAN Investments?
Carrier Ethernet Performance Assurance, SLA and Customer Reporting Solution
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1/19/2018  | 
Differentiate your Wholesale Backhaul Service with InfoVista’s Service Quality Analytics Framework
Communications Tax Impacts of VoIP Services
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1/19/2018  | 
VoIP service, or “Voice over Internet Protocol,” is pervasive throughout our work and consumer lifestyles. We rely on VoIP audio and video communications to stay connected. For users, this is an incredibly hassle-free, simple solution. The same cannot be said for VoIP providers. There are a multitude of variables related to taxes and regulatory fees. This white paper outlines some of those intricacies, helping VoIP providers understand what’s at stake from a communications tax perspective.
HUAWEI CLOUD NFVI Solution Becomes a World Leading Solution
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1/17/2018  | 
Transforming from 100GE to 400GE: Objectives, Differences and New Physical Interfaces
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1/10/2018  | 
Transforming from 100GE to 400GE: objectives, differences and new physical interfaces. This white paper will highlight the key objectives of the new 400GE rate and the differences relative to 100GE. We will also take a look at the new supported physical interfaces. Ideal for Data Centers, Webscale IT companies challenged with the migration to higher speeds.
The State of the Platform as a Service Market
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1/9/2018  | 
Uncover the trends driving broader adoption of cloud application platforms
SAP Cloud Platform
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1/9/2018  | 
Third party analysis by Constellation Research
SAP Cloud Platform Infographic
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1/9/2018  | 
Read to learn about SAP's cloud platform
SAP Cloud Platform Solution Brief
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1/9/2018  | 
Read this brief to learn about SAP's cloud platform
Cutting Energy Use With Distributed Access Architecture
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1/4/2018  | 
Cablecos spend most of their energy budgets on edge facilities and access networks. But now they can slash energy use by shifting the PHY layer of CMTS/CCAP equipment from the headend to the outside plant. This paper looks at the energy savings potential of making that shift.
Contextual Service Assurance in 5G: New requirements; New Opportunities
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1/4/2018  | 
Want to know more about the evolution of Service Assurance in 5G? Working in conjunction with TEOCO, Gabriel Brown, Principal Analyst explores the key areas including the new demands that have been introduced with 5G and how machine learning will support operators.
The Multi-Cloud Maze: 5 Principles for Success
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1/4/2018  | 
Managing multiple platforms with various APIs and feature sets can dramatically increase operational overhead. Plus, delivering the same service level in multiple places with different controls and interfaces can make adopting new clouds difficult and expensive.
Huawei ICBC Project Wins DCD Living at the Edge Award of 2017
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1/3/2018  | 
New Profits from New Copper in Emerging Markets
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1/3/2018  | 
Protecting Against Malware: Using DPI Inside Security Solutions to Detect Lateral Movements
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1/2/2018  | 
DPI, embedded in security solutions, can be highly effective in detecting network-based lateral movement allowing rapid containment of attacks. Find out about attack techniques, vulnerability during lateral movements and how DPI detects infiltration.
Cyber Economics: Validating DDoS managed Service Delivery Models
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1/2/2018  | 
One of the disappointing but undeniable realities of today’s Internet age is that multi-vector distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) cyberattacks are growing exponentially year-over-year. Moreover, DDoS threat vectors are also increasing in sophistication, leaving many enterprises unable to defend themselves. These two factors mean that defending against DDoS attacks not only requires scale and powerful tools, but also mandates the implementation of a flexible DDoS portfolio.
Speeding Up Lifecycle Service Orchestration: A Blueprint for Delivering Dynamic Services Globally, Today
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1/1/2018  | 
LSO framework initiated by MEF, promises to significantly shorten the creation and management of WAN services, especially those that cross domains of multiple operators. Moreover, LSO ensures that SDN and NFV work together across a multi-domain space. Even with broad industry support, full realization of the LSO vision will take a long time. Service Providers cannot wait for all the necessary LSO interfaces to be finalized and implemented in a new generation of BSS/OSS.
How to Monetize IoT Whitepaper
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12/18/2017  | 
Being able to effectively scale, improve margins, and monetize every aspect of your IoT operations requires a robust underlying platform, one built to withstand the intense rigors of smart device data generation. Learn how Aeris can deliver a customized platform that turns every device and sensor into a profit center.
Enabling MEC as a New Telco Business Opportunity
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12/18/2017  | 
Multi-access edge computing (MEC) creates virtualized cloud computing environments in access networks that enable communication service providers (CSPs) to improve the delivery of content and applications, generate new service revenue, improve network efficiency, and deliver next-generation services.
Secure Virtualization Platform For Critical Infrastructure
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12/18/2017  | 
Companies, governments, institutions, and consumers are adopting cloud and cloud-based technologies at an ever increasing rate, including (per a 2017 study by Schneider Electric) those leveraging the cloud for security applications. This growing acceptance of the cloud as a reliable, valuable resource has an unfortunate and unintended consequence: The cloud has become a potentially lucrative target for those looking to hack, exfiltrate, or monetize via malware the data within the cloud.
vRAN: The Next Step in Network Transformation
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12/18/2017  | 
Virtualized radio access network (vRAN) is the next step in the evolution of mobile networks, promising to intelligently boost capacity, dramatically reduce costs, and enhance customer experience. It will also provide the flexibility and dynamic scalability that will be necessary to support future services and applications.
BSS & OSS Modernization: Linchpin of Telco Digital Transformation
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12/13/2017  | 
This paper examines B/OSS-led digital transformation in the telco industry. Key aspects it explores include improving customer experience, accelerating time to market, increasing operational agility, & unleashing internal innovation.
Software-Defined Branch: A New Foundation for the WAN and Branch IT
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12/12/2017  | 
The emergence of new digital and cloud transformation and the potential benefits they offer enterprises make it clear: The time has come for the hardware-defined branch to evolve to a Software-Defined (SD) Branch.
Broadband Fixed Wireless Access: Overcoming Delivery Challenges
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12/8/2017  | 
Ovum 2018 Trends to Watch: Cloud Computing
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12/7/2017  | 
In the past few years, the cloud has grown rapidly in breadth and depth, and many organizations have been seduced by its elasticity and opex model. As the use of the cloud continues to mature and becomes more strategic, the market in cloud computing will change in 2018 and beyond. Download this whitepaper to learn more and see what Ovum has identified as the five key trends for 2018.
CSP Revenue Management: Enabling the Digital Service Provider Evolution
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12/1/2017  | 
In October 2017, Heavy Reading conducted an online survey of 100 CSP representatives working for around 75 different organizations across the globe. The questionnaire assessed the current state of CSP revenue management systems and explored their priorities for modernization. Click here to read the results.
Rural Company, Urban Footprint
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11/30/2017  | 
Building Fiber Expertise
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11/30/2017  | 
Optimizing your HFC Network Evolution While Laying a Foundation For Seamless Migration to FTTH
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11/29/2017  | 
Operators are now faced with upgrades which complement and potentially challenge their traditional thinking. Faced with many solutions for increasing capacity, operators must decide on an approach with the right price tag for what the business demands. This paper details each option and explores how effectively they prepare networks for tomorrow’s applications and services.
Cloud-Native Service Assurance: The Cornerstone of a Successful NFV Transformation
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11/20/2017  | 
To make the transition to NFV as seamless as possible, operators need to deploy vProbes (virtual probes) to ensure the customer experience is a good one. This white paper will describe how implementing cloud-native service assurance today is an essential first step in an operator's journey to NFV.
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