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CEO Chat With Huawei's David Wang
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4/11/2017  |  1 comment
Huawei's David Wang talks about interoperability, Trump and innovation, and weighs up the key differences between telcos and OTT players.
CEO Chat With Huawei's Dr. Wen Tong
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7/14/2016  |  1 comment
Light Reading's Steve Saunders sits down with Dr. Wen Tong, Wireless CTO at Huawei, to hear his views on the state of the 5G project – and what may lie beyond...
CEO Chat With CenturyLink's Bill Owens
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7/12/2016  |  9 comments
Light Reading's Founder and CEO Steve Saunders sits down with CenturyLink's Non-Executive Chairman Bill Owens for a candid exchange of views about the current and future state of telecom, career choices and international waters.
CEO Chat: Nokia's Steve Vogelsang
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4/7/2016  |  4 comments
Steve Vogelsang, the CTO of IP and Optical Networks at Nokia and President of the New IP Agency, talks to Light Reading Founder and CEO Steve Saunders.
CEO Chat With Huawei's Zha Jun
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3/24/2016  |  8 comments
Steve Saunders, Light Reading's founder and CEO, hears from Zha Jun, President of Fixed Network Product Line at Huawei, on why he believes video is the next killer application.
CEO Chat With ZTE's Jane Chen
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2/29/2016  |  7 comments
Light Reading CEO and founder Steve Saunders met up with ZTE's Jane Chen to talk about 5G, advanced cloud – and being a woman in comms.
CEO Chat With Mitel's Rich McBee
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1/28/2016  |  1 comment
Light Reading's Steve Saunders discovers how Mitel CEO Rich McBee has steered his company from olde worlde voice player to convergence pioneer.
CEO Chat With SAP's Rick Costanzo
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12/18/2015  |  2 comments
Light Reading's Steve Saunders quizzes Rick Costanzo, EVP and General Manager of SAP Telco Industry and HCP/Mobile Solutions, on how SAP is preparing for the brave new world of digital transformation.
CEO Chat With Chris Ancell, XO Communications
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9/21/2015  |  1 comment
Steve Saunders caught up with XO Communications' Chris Ancell and heard his views on open standards, cloud, security, and more.
CEO Chat With Eric Xu, Huawei
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9/16/2015  |  5 comments
In a rare and exclusive interview, Eric Xu, Deputy Chairman and Rotating CEO of Huawei Technologies, talked to Light Reading CEO and founder Steve Saunders about convergence, virtualization, industry politics, doing business in the US and economic success.
CEO Chat With Paul Hutchinson, Hutchinson Networks
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9/15/2015  |  Post a comment
Light Reading's Steve Saunders talks to Paul Hutchinson, the CEO and founder of Hutchinson Networks, about enterprise networking, the white box revolution and virtualization.
CEO Chat With Tom Stanton, Adtran
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9/9/2015  |  1 comment
Steve Saunders met up with Adtran's Tom Stanton and chewed the fat about monetizing NFV, reorganizing the company, doing the right thing and much, much more.
CEO Chat With Bill Gates
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8/31/2015  |  19 comments
Steve Saunders shares an impromptu lunch with none other than Bill Gates.
CEO Chat With Doug Suriano, Oracle
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8/10/2015  |  3 comments
Steve Saunders met up with Oracle's Doug Suriano, who talked about why Oracle bought Tekelec and Acme Packet, how it's creating tailored cloud services for different vertical industries, the state of virtualization, why Oracle won't get into systems integration and more.
CEO Chat With Hans Vestberg, Ericsson
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8/3/2015  |  2 comments
Steve Saunders met up with Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg, who talked about using next-generation comms tech as a force for good, as well as a foundation for good business.
CEO Chat With Jerry Guo, Casa Systems
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6/25/2015  |  4 comments
Steve Saunders met up with Casa Systems' President and CEO Jerry Guo, who talked about his ambitions for the company, which, it turns out, include an IPO...
CEO Chat With Barry Mainz, Wind River
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6/16/2015  |  Post a comment
Steve Saunders sat down with Barry Mainz, ten-year veteran and President of Wind River, a leading embedded system software developer with solutions that cover everything from automotive to the surface of Mars.
CEO Chat With Rod Naphan, Fujitsu Network Communications
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5/13/2015  |  Post a comment
Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders talks with Rod Naphan, the CTO of Fujitsu Network Communications.
CEO Chat With Eric Pratt, Taqua
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5/11/2015  |  Post a comment
Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders talks with Eric Pratt, the CEO of Taqua.
CEO Chat With Ulf Ewaldsson, Ericsson
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4/23/2015  |  1 comment
Light Reading CEO and founder Steve Saunders visited Ericsson's HQ in Kista, Sweden, to discuss industry transformation and the future of communications networks with Ericsson's CTO Ulf Ewaldsson.
CEO Chat With Colin Doherty, BTI Systems
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4/7/2015  |  1 comment
Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders talks with Colin Doherty, the CEO of data center interconnect specialist BTI Systems.
CEO Chat With Doug Ranalli, NetNumber
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2/2/2015  |  8 comments
Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders talks with Doug Ranalli, the founder of signaling specialist NetNumber.


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