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Podcast – The Divide: EFF's Ernesto Falcon on 'building back better' broadband

On the first episode of 'The Divide' – a new series from the Light Reading Podcast – Ernesto Falcon, senior legislative counsel at the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) talks with pod host Nicole Ferraro about the need for a commitment to fiber in the US and what's holding that up.

Podcast: eero CEO Nick Weaver takes Wi-Fi management for the win

eero's CEO discusses Wi-Fi 6, pandemic connectivity and how the company is courting service provider broadband partners.

Omdia's Dario Talmesio: What's ahead for CSPs in 2021

Light Reading's Phil Harvey and Omdia's Dario Talmesio discuss some big topics that will shape the year ahead for communications service providers (CSPs).

Podcast: US Ignite on PAWRing up rural broadband

US Ignite's Mari Silbey shares how her organization is partnering across the industry to address broadband access in underserved areas.

Podcast: Fujitsu's Dr. Femi Adeyemi is an open book on open RAN

The Light Reading podcast welcomes Dr. Femi Adeyemi, the head of the wireless business at Fujitsu Network Communications, to talk about the business of open RAN.

Off Topic: Gary Smith on blending photography, philanthropy

Ciena CEO Gary Smith discusses his photography practice and what life is like in the square frame.

Podcast: What's the story with Huawei?

Are the Huawei bans working? What will the US do next year to keep China's champion from 5G world domination? Phil Harvey returns to the podcast to give us the latest on Huawei's turbulent year.

Podcast: What's the story with the 'streaming wars'?

Podcast: Orange Business Services gets SASE

Rob Mello, head of strategy and transformation in the Americas for Orange Business Services, joins the podcast to discuss the carrier's use of the cloud when deploying security services to enterprise customers.

Plume CEO on deployment milestones, M&A and rising competition

Plume CEO Fahri Diner digs into the drivers of the vendor's global deployment totals, and discusses Plume's recent acquisition of Walleye Networks and why scale is critical in this hotly contested market.

Podcast: What's the story with open RAN's progress?

Iain Morris joins the show to give an update on open RAN's progress and hurdles, and what's in store for the technology next year.

Heavy Reading's Gabriel Brown: An outlook for the open RAN ecosystem

Omdia's Pablo Tomasi on the 2021 outlook for private networks

Light Reading's Phil Harvey and Omdia's Pablo Tomasi recap the latest Informa Tech event, Private Networks in a 5G World.

Podcast: SASE glues together security and networking

Dell'Oro's Mauricio Sanchez joins the podcast to explain how SASE brings together networking and security technologies, and what this new trend means for service providers and enterprises.

Podcast: Cogent's Dave Schaeffer on building a better backbone

Cogent, one of the world's largest ISPs, offers customers and competitors the ability to create their own global network, across its entire footprint, while paying on a per-usage basis.

Sponsored Podcast: Nokia's Steve Vogelsang on the service provider network evolution

The Light Reading podcast welcomes Steve Vogelsang, the CTO of IP and optical networks at Nokia.

Podcast: Frost & Sullivan's rosy outlook for SD-WAN market

Frost & Sullivan's Roopa Honnachari explains how COVID-19 has impacted growth in the SD-WAN and cloud services markets, plus her forecasts for growth over the next few years.

Podcast: What's the story with satellite broadband?

This week: Jeff Baumgartner on the state of satellite broadband and what differentiates existing competitors.

Podcast: MNJ VP on pushing UCaaS past the plateau

In addition to examining the evolution of UCaaS, Niernberg explains how a managed approach to SASE assists enterprises in navigating the crowded market of so many security and SD-WAN vendors.

Podcast: Analyst Erin Dunne's forecasts for fiber and SD-WAN markets

Vertical Systems Group's Erin Dunne explains how organizations such as MEF are impacting the standardization of SD-WAN, and shares predictions on how the SD-WAN market might fare in 2021.

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