Person of the Year poll update: Infinera's Jagdeep Singh is just 350 overall votes away from being the frontrunner. BT's Matt Bross only has 200 votes, so apparently even his own employees aren't sold on the idea of Bross the Boss getting a trophy. Voting ends September 28. Cast your vote right here.
Machine learning is primed to help service providers run more efficient and effective networks, but first the good ideas have to make their way from the lab to the real world – and that's a big challenge, according to the University of Chicago's Nick Feamster.