Latest Content tagged with Women In Comms
LRTV Documentaries | 3/15/2019 | Post a comment
Australian carrier Telstra appointed Nicholas Collins as its first US CEO in September 2018. His mission is laser-focused: help US companies succeed in the Asian market. With more than six years of experience in Hong Kong and Singapore, Collins is well-suited to bridge the gap between East and West.
LRTV Documentaries | 3/11/2019 | Post a comment
Mrinalini 'Lani' Ingram, VP of Verizon's Smart Communities, has helped form public-private partnerships between the telco and cities like Boston, San Jose, and Sacramento. She said the opportunity for Verizon comes when cities want to "move a metric." That's when projects go from small-time testing to building technology and operations at scale.
LRTV Interviews | 11/30/2018 | Post a comment
The energetic Amy Chang, head of collaboration technology at Cisco, talks with a less energetic Mitch Wagner of Light Reading about the vendor's strategy to partner with service providers to take the stress out of videoconferencing.
LRTV Interviews | 11/29/2018 | Post a comment
In this video interview, Vertical Systems' Erin Dunne dissects the emerging SD-WAN market and explains why service providers aren't making much money from it yet.
LRTV Interviews | 10/23/2018 | Post a comment
DENVER -- Tracy Nolan, president of national sales, strategy and operations for Sprint, says companies need to support women in the shift to network automation to lessen the potential jobs impact.
LRTV Documentaries | 10/16/2018 | Post a comment
This week Jamie and Scott are joined by Mary Clark or, as her friends like to call her, "Madame Syn."
LRTV Custom TV | 10/3/2018 | Post a comment
QOS Networks works with enterprise organizations with the challenge of dispersed locations across the nation or the globe. With specialties around delivering and designing SD-WAN and network virtualization services, QOS helps companies have intelligence at their network edge.
LRTV Documentaries | 8/14/2018 | Post a comment
The crud on top has been skimmed off to reveal a heady brew, bubbling with insights into Ericsson, Cisco, Samsung, AI and more (it says here...)
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 6/20/2018 | Post a comment
Technology can be learned, but critical thinking, decision making and verbal communication are the career-making skills that are transferable and crucial in a digital transformation, says Jennifer Kyriakakis, Matrixx Software's co-founder and VP of marketing.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 6/13/2018 | Post a comment
Parallel Wireless is focused on making networks more flexible under the guidance of Co-Founder and VP of Development Kaitki Agarwal, who shares her thoughts on the industry's most game-changing technologies past, present and future as well as offering advice for other female founders with a great idea.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 6/6/2018 | Post a comment
Heidi Westbrook, Fujitsu's director of ICP and North American Carrier Sales, shares the secrets to advancing in comms with a work/life balance in tact, including networking, self-advocacy, unapologetically pursuing the next step and more.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 5/30/2018 | Post a comment
Lori Treseder, director of mechanical engineering at Infinera, discusses everything from improving power in the data center to empowering young women to pursue technical careers in the comms industry.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 5/23/2018 | Post a comment
Service providers are refreshing their IMS and looking for real cloud native IMS functions, according to Micaela Giuhat, Metaswitch's VP of product management, Cloud Native Core, who shares her thoughts on everything from container-based approach to VNFs to her experiences and advice as a leading woman in comms.
LRTV Documentaries | 5/17/2018 | Post a comment
At the Big Communications Event (BCE) 2018 event in Austin, Melissa Arnoldi, president of Technology and Operations at AT&T, spoke about AT&T's path to 5G and the important role software plays.
LRTV Documentaries | 5/15/2018 | Post a comment
A recap of the 14th annual Leading Lights Awards in Austin, TX. Congratulations to all the winners!
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 5/2/2018 | 1 comment
Executive Producer Janet Leahy, President of Arrow Solutions Kathy Boelter, CEO of Women of Wall Street Karen Ashworth Macfarlane and the Founder and CEO of Corporate Cowgirl Up Wendy Bohling join WiC Director Sarah Thomas in Denver to discuss ways to combat sexual harassment in the workplace, help women advance and level the playing field.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 4/25/2018 | Post a comment
Executive Producer Janet Leahy shares her story with WiC, offers advice for the cable industry to better support women and gives us a sneak preview of what she's working on next.
LRTV Documentaries | 4/23/2018 | Post a comment
Verizon's Srilakshmi Valisammagari addresses the operators' efforts to deliver automation to enterprise customers via Verizon Service Designer.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 4/18/2018 | Post a comment
Blind hiring, raising awareness, encouraging dialogue and ending binding arbitration agreements are a few ways the industry can thwart gender discrimination, says former Wall Street executive Karen MacFarlane.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 4/11/2018 | Post a comment
Gender consultant and author Wendy Bohling shares her thoughts on why we need to create an atmosphere of transparency, authenticity and accountability to make sure the #metoo movement doesn't ultimately backfire.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 4/4/2018 | Post a comment
Diversity of thought may be the most important in an industry that depends on innovation, according to Telstra COO Robyn Denholm.
LRTV Documentaries | 4/3/2018 | Post a comment
Light Reading's Mari Silbey interviews New Orleans CIO Kimberly LaGrue on broadband in the Big Easy.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 3/28/2018 | Post a comment
Female representation on company boards can set the tone for company culture and help companies perform better, says Small Cell Forum CEO.
Shades of Ray | 3/27/2018 | Post a comment
Austin, Texas, is the place to be May 14-16 when Light Reading will host BCE 2018 and dig deep into automation, security, machine learning, the impact of open source, intent-based networking, 'the edge', SD-WAN, IoT and more... Join me at the Big Communications Event (BCE) -- for more information, click here.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 3/21/2018 | 1 comment
Technology is the easy part of transformation, Ernst & Young Partner Janet Balis tells Light Reading. Coexistence, culture, diversity, inclusion and a sense of purpose also play a critical role.
LRTV Documentaries | 3/14/2018 | Post a comment
In a post-MWC come-down special, the team talks NFV, the next version of Android, Women4Tech and more.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 3/14/2018 | 1 comment
Matrixx Software Founder and VP of Marketing, Jennifer Kyriakakis, explains why digital transformation goes hand-in-hand with diversity and inclusion in the workforce. Jennifer shares how Matrixx Software has made both a priority.
LRTV Interviews | 2/28/2018 | Post a comment
Susan Johnson, SVP Global Supply Chain of AT&T, discusses her leadership strategy and how her background in investment banking prepared her for a career in the telecom industry. Susan also talks about lessons learned from the different roles she has held at AT&T over the course of her career.
LRTV Interviews | 2/13/2018 | Post a comment
Ovum's Head of IoT, Alexandra Rehak, uncovers the hot IoT topics for MWC, including LPWAN commercialization, use cases for 5G, the use of artificial intelligence in IoT deployments and more.
Shades of Ray | 2/9/2018 | Post a comment
If your company excelled during the past year, you need to be submitting your entry for this year's Leading Lights awards. Get the full details by clicking on this link.
LRTV Interviews | 2/7/2018 | Post a comment
Ovum analyst Camille Mendler explains why the tech and mobile industries need to focus on delivering enterprise solutions that can be understood and used by anyone as the millennial generation begins to comprise the majority of the workforce.
LRTV Documentaries | 1/25/2018 | Post a comment
World leaders, billionaire business execs and tech industry leaders are at Davos for the World Economic Forum. Unfortunately for them, we couldn't make it, but, as Dan Allen contends, two important news stories from Spain this week demonstrated the growing tech-jobs disconnect now common the world over and highlighted what those at the forum should be discussing.
LRTV Documentaries | 1/16/2018 | Post a comment
At CES, Cisco SVP and GM of the service provider business Yvette Kanouff talks about how operators can transition toward more automated operations.
LRTV Interviews | 12/21/2017 | Post a comment
NEW YORK, 11/30/2017 Vertical Systems Research Director Erin Dunne examines the impact of cable's continuing share gains in the Ethernet services market and entrance into the SD-WAN market.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 12/20/2017 | Post a comment
PRAGUE -- Lauren de la Fuente, vice president of marketing and communications at Boingo Wireless, and Terri Reintjes, director of architecture strategy at Sprint, reflect on how their experience as women in the telecom industry has changed over the last 30 years and where there's still room for improvement.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 12/4/2017 | 1 comment
LONDON, 12/4/2017 There are skill shortages in many emerging technology areas, making it more important to attract and train women, notes Carolyn Dawson.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 11/28/2017 | Post a comment
Companies need to include women and minorities in product/service creation or miss out on huge audience segments in the digital economy.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 11/22/2017 | 1 comment
Equinix's Sara Baack hopes the increased visibility of recent tech scandals will be the impetus for lasting change.
LRTV Interviews | 11/16/2017 | Post a comment
Sprint's Ginger McClendon talks about how the future of network design will evolve with the advent of 5G.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 11/14/2017 | 1 comment
NEW YORK -- Sprint's McClendon explains why listening to your inner voice makes all the difference in navigating the tech and comms industries.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 11/2/2017 | Post a comment
LONDON -- Sigma Systems works to help CSPs become digital service providers, and that means tracking not just technology but many other trends and expectations.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 10/5/2017 | 1 comment
DENVER, 10/5/2017 Sprint's Jill Stark explains her approach to leading a diverse team, and encourages women to take risks in furthering their careers.
LRTV Interviews | 9/26/2017 | Post a comment
LONDON, 9/26/2017 At the recent Digital Futures event in London, Alexandra Rehak, IoT practice head at research house Ovum, talks about the ways in which network operators could generate new revenues from IoT.
LRTV Interviews | 9/21/2017 | Post a comment
LONDON, 9/21/2017 At Ovum's Digital Futures conference, Scot Gardner, CEO of Cisco UK & Ireland, explains how the networking giant is working with UK scale-ups.
LRTV Documentaries | 9/12/2017 | Post a comment
They call New York Silicon Alley. Israel? Silicon Wadi. And in Santiago, it's Chilecon Valley. Light Reading traveled to Chile, where the government gives interest-free loans to startup companies, to learn more about that country's emergent tech scene. Part 1 of 3.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 8/16/2017 | 1 comment
It's an art and a science to make mentorship, inclusive leadership, diversity and promotion of high-potential women work, says Honore' LaBourdette, vice president of Global Market Development at VMware.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 8/2/2017 | 1 comment
Supporting women both inside and outside of Fujitsu is a top priority of the telecom vendor. Yanbing Li, Fujitsu Network Communication's director of System Software Development & Delivery, shares why it's important, but why there's still a long road ahead.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 7/26/2017 | 10 comments
AT&T is focused on the software-defined network of the future and is reskilling its workforce to get ready too, according to AT&T's President of Technology Development Melissa Arnoldi.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 7/19/2017 | 1 comment
Liz Centoni, senior vice president and general manager of Cisco's Computing System Product Group, shares why mentoring in all its forms is important for women and what Cisco is doing that's made a difference for women in tech.
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After years of development, data center construction gradually goes standard and modular.