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Podcast: Pizza & the Potential of 5G & Edge Computing
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10/7/2019  |  Post a comment
Mike Dano explains how Verizon and other service providers speaking at the 5G Transport & the Edge event are well positioned to talk about edge computing, transport and traffic routing.
Mentor Spotlight: MATRIXX's Founder on 5G's 'Tremendous' Impact for Women in Comms
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10/1/2019  |  1 comment
MATRIXX's Founder Jennifer Kyriakakis says 5G will enable the creation of many new opportunities in the telecom industry, especially around microservices, networking, automation and security.
Wealth of Job Opportunities for Women in 5G Era Is 'Mind Boggling'
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9/27/2019  |  Post a comment
During a Women in Comms breakfast workshop, panelists shifted focus from the hype around connected cars and drones to debating how 5G could impact job opportunities for women in comms and tech.
Orange's Isch on Keeping SD-WAN Secure & Simple
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8/15/2019  |  Post a comment
In a recent podcast with Light Reading, John Isch discusses how Orange 'co-innovates' with SD-WAN customers, and shares several case studies on what this process looks like by describing collaborations with its SD-WAN customers Siemens and Sony.
Bell Canada's Ely: Market Demands Scalable, Co-Managed SD-WAN
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8/7/2019  |  Post a comment
As 5G takes off, service providers must plan ahead for its impact on SD-WAN. In addition, Ely says growing demand for 'co-managed' SD-WAN services creates challenges around scalability.
AT&T's Chokshi: Why Carriers Need Disaggregation at the Edge
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7/29/2019  |  Post a comment
AT&T's Rupesh Chokshi says the case for disaggregated routers at the edge goes beyond the usual examples of increased business agility, network visibility and performance.
Will Standards Lessen SD-WAN's Growing Pains?
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7/11/2019  |  10 comments
Ovum and Heavy Reading explain how MEF has stepped in to create SD-WAN specifications to provide clarity in the market, and how this service definition could impact the industry.
SD-WAN Update: 5G Impact Still to Come, as the Market Consolidates
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7/2/2019  |  Post a comment
In addition to kicking around the idea of 5G's impact on SD-WAN, Heavy Reading's Sterling Perrin shares insights on how the SD-WAN market might evolve this year.
Mentor Spotlight: Glo Gordon Shines a Light on Boardroom Diversity
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5/22/2019  |  Post a comment
Matrixx Software board member Glo Gordon addresses initiatives and legislation that will support more diversity in corporate boardrooms.
STEM Is Root of Success for Women in Comms
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5/13/2019  |  Post a comment
STEM can help women self-correct the gender gap, but girls lose interest in STEM early on. That needs to change.
AT&T's Phillips: HOPE Hinders Tall Poppy Syndrome
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5/8/2019  |  Post a comment
Shay Phillips says women can change misperception in the workplace by identifying a career advocate with an open-door policy.
CenturyLink's Walker on Why 5G Demands Efficiency at the Edge
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5/5/2019  |  Post a comment
CenturyLink's Bill Walker explains how edge computing can help service providers efficiently manage traffic and meet increasing bandwidth demands in the 5G era.
Colt Automates Network Service Delivery With On Demand Portal
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10/24/2018  |  Post a comment
Colt's Mirko Voltolini explains where the operator has seen success with its On Demand service platform, but also addresses why the traditional service delivery model still has staying power.
McBride on Why CenturyLink Delivers 'Home-Brewed' Flavors of NFV & SDN
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8/31/2018  |  Post a comment
During his keynote at Light Reading's NFV & Carrier SDN event in Denver next month, CenturyLink's Kevin McBride plans to address real-world challenges for service providers in monetizing and scaling the deployment of SDN/NFV and cloud technologies.
Telefónica's Elizondo on UNICA's Promise of Network Automation
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8/23/2018  |  1 comment
Antonio Elizondo says his keynote at Light Reading's event next month will focus on how Telefónica is using UNICA, its network virtualization program launched in 2014, to automate network services.
Sprint's Marquardt on the 5G Sweet Spot
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8/22/2018  |  2 comments
Dr. Ron Marquardt, VP of technology for Sprint, will kick off Light Reading's annual breakfast workshop at Mobile World Congress America next month with a keynote focused on Sprint's strategy for deploying 5G.
AT&T's Penrose: Future IoT Hinges on Predictability
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6/13/2018  |  Post a comment
AT&T's Chris Penrose says the IoT industry is quickly moving toward a focus on applying data in a proactive manner to further improve operational efficiency for customers.
AT&T & Aira Tackle the 'Time Tax' With Assistive Glasses
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6/6/2018  |  Post a comment
In collaboration with AT&T, startup Aira is deploying its assistive glasses globally to the UK, Canada and Australia.
How Will SPs Adapt to SD-WAN 3.0?
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4/24/2018  |  Post a comment
At BCE, panelists will discuss changing consumption models for SD-WAN, new approaches that vendors and carriers are taking in deploying SD-WAN, standards efforts and interoperability challenges and more.
Verizon: Delivering Automation in Orchestration
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10/10/2017  |  Post a comment
Verizon's Fred Oliveira explains how the industry needs to focus more on automation in NFV orchestration and less on managing individual network elements.
Intent-Based Networking: Marketing Hype or a Magic Bullet for Automation?
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9/20/2017  |  Post a comment
Intent-based networking is making a resurgence as a potentially promising way for telcos to advance self-configuration and automation in the network.
Upskill U: OPNFV Director on Open Source & Automation
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8/30/2017  |  1 comment
This week at Upskill U, Heather Kirksey, director of OPFNV, will examine the use of open source and automation in accelerating the deployment and management of network and business services.
Upskill U With MetTel on NFV & Security
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7/25/2017  |  1 comment
This week at Upskill U, Ed Fox, VP of Network Services for MetTel, will cover the challenges operators face in furthering their goals for NFV while also meeting security requirements.
Intel's Lynn Comp on Building a Network Community
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5/26/2017  |  1 comment
At BCE 2017, Intel's Lynn Comp addressed cross-industry collaboration as central to driving network transformation.
WiC Panel: Diversity Must Flow Top Down
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5/25/2017  |  2 comments
The service provider panel at BCE's WiC workshop discussed how diversity in company culture starts with top-down, consistent messaging.
Upskill U With AT&T on Building a Centralized Analytics Team
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4/17/2017  |  Post a comment
AT&T's Sarah Obermayer covers best practices for operators to re-build analytics teams as the industry moves toward network virtualization.
Princeton Prof Upskills U on Predictive Analytics
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4/6/2017  |  1 comment
A new Upskill U series on Analytics starts Friday with a course on predictive analytics led by returning speaker Prof. Nick Feamster.
Upskill U on Analytics With Princeton & AT&T
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3/31/2017  |  1 comment
Upskill U launches a new four-part series on Analytics, beginning in April.
Sharpen Your Skills With Upskill U in 2017
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12/27/2016  |  3 comments
Start 2017 on the right foot with a resolution to reskill with Light Reading's Upskill U.
Upskill U on the SDN Approach to IP & Optical Integration
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12/1/2016  |  Post a comment
Sterling Perrin of Heavy Reading examines how SDN shows promise in enabling IP and optical integration in the final course in Upskill U's SDN series.
Upskill U on the Software Defined Data Center With Equinix
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11/30/2016  |  1 comment
Equinix's Paul Mason examines the benefits and challenges behind implementing software-defined data centers as part of SDN strategies.
AT&T's Chris Rice Upskills on SDN & Open Source
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11/17/2016  |  Post a comment
Upskill U Faculty Advisor Chris Rice of AT&T examines open source opportunities for advancing SDN strategies.
Upskill U on the SDN Advantage With Orange
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11/15/2016  |  1 comment
Orange Business Services' John Isch delivers the first course in a new series at Upskill U on the challenges and opportunities inherent in SDN.
Upskill U on Open Source for NFV MANO
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11/10/2016  |  Post a comment
Heavy Reading Senior Analyst James Crawshaw examines the role of open source in the advancement of NFV MANO this Friday at Upskill U.
AT&T's Toby Ford Upskills U on NFV MANO
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11/8/2016  |  Post a comment
Toby Ford, AT&T, tackles the challenges of and solutions to successfully implementing NFV MANO.
Princeton Upskills U on Open Source Security
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10/27/2016  |  4 comments
Princeton Professor and returning Upskill U lecturer Nick Feamster addresses the security risks and benefits of open source software.
Upskill & Outsmart DDoS Attacks
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10/25/2016  |  1 comment
Arbor Networks' Gary Sockrider examines proactive countermeasures to DDoS attacks at Upskill U.
Tata Communications Upskills U on Data Center Security
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10/20/2016  |  Post a comment
Tata Communications' Rasool Kareem Irfan examines critical changes to data center security in the era of virtualization.
Upskill U Launches Cybersecurity Series With AT&T
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10/18/2016  |  Post a comment
AT&T's Rita Marty examines fundamental shifts in security strategies in light of virtualization at Upskill U.
Comcast Upskills U on Gigabit & DOCSIS 3.1
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10/7/2016  |  1 comment
Comcast's Ty Pearman and Saif Rahman tackle the challenges and benefits of DOCSIS 3.1 in a live session at Upskill U.
AT&T's Palmer on Minding the Skills Gap
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10/6/2016  |  1 comment
In light of virtualization and rapid technological changes in telecom, AT&T launched Workforce 2020 to reskill employees.
Upskill U on Gigabit Smart Cities With US Ignite
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10/5/2016  |  Post a comment
Next on Upskill U, US Ignite's Joe Kochan examines the growth of smart cities underpinned by advanced networks and gigabit services.
Upskill U on Roadmaps for Gigabit Deployment
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9/29/2016  |  2 comments
Dr. Robert Howald, Comcast, and Alan Breznick, Light Reading, examine developments in gigabit technology and best practices for future deployments in the Upskill U course, 'Gigabit & the Great Migration.'
Upskill U Kicks Off Gigabit Courses With Orange
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9/26/2016  |  3 comments
This week Upskill U launches a new series on Gigabit with lecturers from Orange, Comcast and US Ignite.
Upskill U on Implementing DevOps With Tech Mahindra
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9/22/2016  |  1 comment
Upskill U's series on Agile/DevOps culminates with a course on the implementation of DevOps, delivered by Burt Klein of Tech Mahindra.
Cisco Dives Into DevOps at Upskill U
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9/20/2016  |  2 comments
Cisco's Colin Kincaid covers the fundamentals of DevOps in a live course and Q&A at Upskill U.
Upskill U on Implementing Agile
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9/15/2016  |  2 comments
Director of Agile Transformation addresses the challenges and best practices to implementing the Agile methodology.
Upskill U on Agile & DevOps
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9/13/2016  |  1 comment
Upskill U launches a new series on implementing Agile and DevOps with expert speakers from Cisco, Tech Mahindra, Agile Alliance and more.
Upskill U on Open Source & White Box Networks With LinkedIn
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8/18/2016  |  3 comments
At Upskill U, Saikrishna Kotha with LinkedIn examines the role of open source in the white box network transformation.
Upskill U on Open Source & the Cloud With Heavy Reading
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8/16/2016  |  Post a comment
Roz Roseboro with Heavy Reading addresses telecom's approach to open source and cloud services at Upskill U.
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