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Key developments in digital transformation, including new business models and processes.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 12/11/2018
Survey sponsored by CenturyLink shows they are enthusiastic about its benefits even if almost half of them have yet to start the process.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 12/10/2018
Michael Glickman, SVP of Cisco's service provider business, talks with Light Reading's Mitch Wagner about the range of opportunities for service providers -- and Cisco -- to reinvent their business.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 11/28/2018
Adding more Southwest US 'on-ramps' to its Cloud Connect platform underscores importance of fiber reach.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 11/20/2018
Light Reading's Mitch Wagner filed this report from Las Vegas, where he spoke to enterprise partners, telco CTOs and Cisco executives about the emergence of IoT, AI and 5G – and how those technologies are reshaping networking.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 11/16/2018
Zero-touch provisioning and plug-and-play are still buzzwords where SD-WAN is concerned, but not reality, says VSG's Erin Dunne.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 11/16/2018
Orange Business Services is working with several vendors to develop multivendor SD-WAN expertise and counting on MEF application programming interfaces and definitions for SD-WAN to enable a single portal for its SD-WAN offering, says Franck Morales, vice president of marketing of connectivity services for Orange Business Services. In addition, its SD-WAN service will be built on four other pillars: native cloud connectivity, best-of-breed security, global services and future-proof solution.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 11/11/2018
Amazon is making good progress moving its databases from competitor Oracle's software, and AWS CEO Andy Jassy can't resist tweaking Oracle about it.
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By Scott Ferguson, Managing Editor, Light Reading, 11/6/2018

For the last several years, CIOs and IT professionals have been wrestling with two specific issues as they work toward a cloud-centric future: Agile IT and the rush toward digital transformation. While enterprises want to keep innovating, finding a starting point and knowing which projects to tackle first remain a major obstacle.

To get a better handle on Agile IT and digital transformation, Light Reading Managing Editor Scott Ferguson recently spoke to two experts in these fields: Dan Kearnan, senior director of marketing for cloud at SAP, and Roy Illsley, a distinguished analyst with Ovum.

By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 11/6/2018
The two companies are collaborating in a 'cloud factory' in Austin, Texas, to migrate thousands of Walmart apps to the Microsoft Azure cloud. And that's just the beginning.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 10/28/2018
IBM rocket-boosts its flagging cloud business by acquiring the open source pioneer.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 10/24/2018
76% year-over-year growth looks laggy when you've been kissing triple digits.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 10/23/2018
As Oracle debuts new blockchain solutions, Light Reading wonders what, if anything, blockchain is good for.
By Eryn Leavens, Special Features & Copy Editor, 10/19/2018
This week in our WiC roundup: Keeping smart home products safe for all; Merkel finds sexism in Israeli tech community; girls have limited access to mobile phones worldwide; and more.
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