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By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 7/16/2019
Ellen Rubin joins the Light Reading podcast to discuss edge computing and the new need for data management in more places as the world goes from static storage to mobile, multicloud madness.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 7/16/2019
AT&T Business Solutions will migrate its internal applications to the IBM Cloud. IBM, meanwhile, will use AT&T Business as its primary provider of software-defined networking.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 7/10/2019
IBM executives say they'd be fools to compromise Red Hat's independence, following the $34 billion acquisition that closed this week.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 7/9/2019
IBM sees its combination with Red Hat as enabling a full virtualization stack to service providers, from infrastructure to OSS and everything in between.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 7/8/2019
Colt CEO Carl Grivner said its business in the US – providing enterprise connectivity – is still growing thanks to continued enterprise cloud adoption.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 6/28/2019
Ericsson's distributed edge cloud unit is on a path to connect to 'multiple hundreds' of service provider partners in the coming months, new CEO Kyle Okamoto says.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 6/21/2019
Kyle Okamoto starts as Edge Gravity's CEO on June 24, taking over a slot previously held by Marcus Bergström.
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By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 6/13/2019
VMware and Avi share multiple customers and they don't expect the combo and subsequent integration to cause much disruption as VMware aims to bring a public cloud experience to the data center.
By Roz Roseboro, Principal Analyst – Cloud Infrastructure & Management, Heavy Reading, 6/13/2019
The telco distributed cloud model is gaining support among service providers, even ahead of extensive 5G rollouts.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 6/3/2019
NTT Communications needed additional flexibility and automation to compete with the likes of Amazon, Microsoft and Google.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 5/16/2019
Bill Walker explains how edge computing has allowed operators to decompose applications and distribute them on the network.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 5/15/2019
Cisco's service provider business declined 13% in the third fiscal quarter, but overall revenue was up, so it was (metaphorical) high fives for everyone on Cisco's quarterly earnings call.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 5/15/2019
Volta claims that moving routing intelligence to the cloud and running white boxes can slash costs compared with legacy equipment.
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Larry Loeb, Author, 7/17/2019
French security researcher Malekal delved into a murky world.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 7/19/2019
A once ambitious deadline disappears from an official document, days before a new ...
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 7/19/2019
Vendor expands focus into MSOs and utilities, increases fiber sales and extends ...
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Not Business as Usual: Open Source Changes IT Operations
Mitch Wagner , Executive Editor, Light Reading , 1/11/2019
Open source doesn't just change software: It changes how IT does its job.
How Open Source Has Turned the Software Industry Upside-Down
Mitch Wagner , Executive Editor, Light Reading , 1/7/2019
Without open source, you don't get the cloud.
How Radcom's Pricing Model Is Set to Disrupt the Market
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 2/7/2018
Radcom's VNF pricing model looks set to excite network operators and drain the ...
NFV's Major Movements
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 5/9/2017
Network operators need guidance on what to do about the MANO (management and ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Keeping up with data storage -- and keeping data safe -- is a more complex undertaking for companies now that most of their data is being processed in multicloud ...
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