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By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 11/4/2019
Kevin McBride explains advancements the service provider has made in its automation, back office and orchestration systems.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 10/31/2019
Prajakta Joshi says 5G deployments will provide huge opportunities for women in comms.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 10/25/2019
SD-WAN is a hot technology and product area for service providers and some are still surprised at how it has taken off.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 10/24/2019
John Isch says today enterprises are demanding improved application performance and user experience for their SD-WAN services.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 10/21/2019
CenturyLink's Anil Simlot discusses how the carrier is evolving its edge computing platform from housing virtualized network functions to hosting larger, more dynamic IT workloads.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 10/3/2019
DALLAS -- Scott Irwin, senior director of SD-WAN for Frontier Communications, explains how Frontier's customers are increasingly moving to a more centralized managed SD-WAN platform.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 9/27/2019
5G promises not only faster speeds and lower latency, but will also "open up a lot of high-skill jobs," said AT&T Business's AVP of Enterprise Mobility Christina Cheng at Light Reading's ...
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 9/24/2019
Light Reading's event series on network functions virtualization (NFV) and software-defined networking (SDN) stopped in Dallas this time around. As usual, we talked about the opportunities ...
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 9/24/2019
Light Reading editors Mitch Wagner, Kelsey Ziser and Phil Harvey gathered to empty their notebooks and recap the NV & SDN event at the Dallas Marriott Las Colinas.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 9/18/2019
DALLAS -- Speaking on the 43rd anniversary of NASA's launch of the space shuttle Enterprise, CenturyLink's Anil Simlot shared parallels between that historic debut and today's service ...
By The Philter, 8/26/2019
This is the third podcast in our ongoing series that covers the state of SD-WAN. On this episode, Light Reading's Kelsey Ziser (with research help from Ovum and Heavy Reading) looks at ...
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The Light Reading Podcast: Promo

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Kelsey and Phil give you a few reasons why you should subscribe to the Light Reading Podcast on SoundCloud, Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify or your favorite podcatcher.
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CityFibre's David Tomalin: Building a Fab Fiber Future

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CityFibre's Group CTO David Tomalin discusses how an infrastructure provider, making long-term bets, is planning to enable service providers to reshape the UK tech landscape.
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The Telecoms.com Podcast: Private Networks, SI Competition & Huawei

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Jamie takes the helm this week as the filling in a Light Reading sandwich completed by Ray and Iain. They start by reflecting on the 'Private Networks in the 5G Era' event they all recently attended, which naturally leads to a discussion of whether systems integrators are allies or competitors to operators in this space and others. To finish off, Jamie dares to ...
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How Three Private Networks Landed a Deal at Heathrow Airport

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At the 'Private Networks in a 5G World' event in London, Catherine Gull, head of Business Development at Three Private Networks, explains how the competitive UK operator landed deals with ...
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Ukkoverkot's CEO on Building Private Networks

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At the 'Private Networks in a 5G World' event in London, Mikko Uusitalo, chairman and CEO at Ukkoverkot, talks about the operating and partnership model that has helped the company deploy 26 ...
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The Role of Mobile Operators in the Private Networks Sector

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At the 'Private Networks in a 5G World' event in London, Heavy Reading's Gabriel Brown discusses the role that mobile operators could play in the burgeoning private networks market.
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MEF19: Heavy Reading's Sterling Perrin on SD-WAN Adoption

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Heavy Reading's Sterling Perrin discusses new SD-WAN research he presented at MEF19 in Los Angeles, and why it's significant that cloud providers aren't part of MEF (yet).
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More Automation Drives Speed to Market

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Increasing the level of automation within and across all CSP domains will be critical to maximize agility. Ari Banerjee, VP of Strategy at Netcracker, explains how this was achieved with three CSPs – and the resulting time to market advantage.
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Air France Exec on Private Wireless Networks

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At the 'Private Networks in a 5G World' event in London, Christian Regnier, Enterprise Technical Architect for Critical LTE/5G/IoT at Air France, talks about the evolution of the airline's ...
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MEF19: Orange's Franck Morales on Managed SD-WAN Services

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Franck Morales from Orange Business Services talks about a customer example where connectivity to the cloud and between branch offices is successfully managed by its global SD-WAN service.
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MEF19: Netcracker's Ari Banerjee on Making SD-WAN Services Stand Out

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Netcracker's Ari Banerjee describes how CSPs can deliver SD-WAN services that are orchestrated, activated, assured and managed in alignment with MEF's LSO framework.
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MEF19: Sparkle's Daniele Mancuso on MEF 3.0's Value

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Sparkle's Daniele Mancuso discusses MEF 3.0 and why it's important to have carriers providing certified services to assure enterprise customers of high-quality, cost-effective connectivity and other services.