Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 7/11/2019 | 9 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 5/22/2019 | Post a comment
Matrixx Software board member Glo Gordon addresses initiatives and legislation that will support more diversity in corporate boardrooms.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 5/26/2017 | 1 comment
At BCE 2017, Intel's Lynn Comp addressed cross-industry collaboration as central to driving network transformation.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 3/31/2017 | 1 comment
Upskill U launches a new four-part series on Analytics, beginning in April.
Kelsey's Grammar | 12/27/2016 | 3 comments
Start 2017 on the right foot with a resolution to reskill with Light Reading's Upskill U.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 11/17/2016 | Post a comment
Upskill U Faculty Advisor Chris Rice of AT&T examines open source opportunities for advancing SDN strategies.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 11/8/2016 | Post a comment
Toby Ford, AT&T, tackles the challenges of and solutions to successfully implementing NFV MANO.
Kelsey's Grammar | 10/27/2016 | 4 comments
Princeton Professor and returning Upskill U lecturer Nick Feamster addresses the security risks and benefits of open source software.
Kelsey's Grammar | 10/25/2016 | 1 comment
Arbor Networks' Gary Sockrider examines proactive countermeasures to DDoS attacks at Upskill U.
Kelsey's Grammar | 10/20/2016 | Post a comment
Tata Communications' Rasool Kareem Irfan examines critical changes to data center security in the era of virtualization.
Kelsey's Grammar | 10/18/2016 | Post a comment
AT&T's Rita Marty examines fundamental shifts in security strategies in light of virtualization at Upskill U.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 10/6/2016 | 1 comment
In light of virtualization and rapid technological changes in telecom, AT&T launched Workforce 2020 to reskill employees.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.'
Kelsey's Grammar | 9/26/2016 | 3 comments
This week Upskill U launches a new series on Gigabit with lecturers from Orange, Comcast and US Ignite.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 9/20/2016 | 2 comments
Cisco's Colin Kincaid covers the fundamentals of DevOps in a live course and Q&A at Upskill U.
Kelsey's Grammar | 9/15/2016 | 2 comments
Director of Agile Transformation addresses the challenges and best practices to implementing the Agile methodology.
Kelsey's Grammar | 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.
Kelsey's Grammar | 8/18/2016 | 3 comments
At Upskill U, Saikrishna Kotha with LinkedIn examines the role of open source in the white box network transformation.
Kelsey's Grammar | 8/16/2016 | Post a comment
Roz Roseboro with Heavy Reading addresses telecom's approach to open source and cloud services at Upskill U.
Kelsey's Grammar | 8/11/2016 | Post a comment
Jim Fagan of Telstra addresses 'The Role of Open Source in NFV' at Upskill U.
Kelsey's Grammar | 8/9/2016 | 1 comment
Phil Robb of OpenDaylight kicks off the Open Source series at Upskill U with 'Telcos & Open Source 101.'
Kelsey's Grammar | 8/5/2016 | Post a comment
Upskill U launches a new series on the role of open source in cloud services, NFV and the white box network transformation.
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