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Key developments related to the network functions virtualization (NFV) strategies of the communications service provider community.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 5/22/2019
Comcast says it's premature to talk about how its network virtualization strategies will take shape, but industry sources say Comcast has discussed the idea of licensing its new tech to other MSOs.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 5/20/2019
Many initial 5G deployments will be private networks on enterprise premises, and service providers will need to accommodate those needs, says MetTel CTO Ed Fox in conversation with Light Reading's Mitch Wagner. Also, Fox talks about how MetTel is going big on network functions virtualization (NFV).
By Roz Roseboro, Principal Analyst – Cloud Infrastructure & Management, Heavy Reading, 5/15/2019
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 5/13/2019
Boingo is best known as the guys who get travelers online at airports, but that's just a small part of the business nowadays. Network virtualization has helped drive the transition.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 5/1/2019
Orange and Dell will collaborate on a distributed cloud architecture for 5G cloud networking.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 4/26/2019
Also in today's regional roundup: Orange Spain tests Huawei 5G smartphone; KPN's numbers are heading south as it makes its 5G vendor decisions; and competitive device manufacturer Oppo is heading to Europe.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 4/10/2019
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By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 4/5/2019
5G, AWS, telco cloud and Internet video have dominated the headlines in recent weeks and we're talking about all of it, live from NYC.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 4/4/2019
Nicira co-founder Scott Shenker and other networking visionaries issue a manifesto for technology they say can jump-start development for network functions virtualization (NFV).
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 4/4/2019
Virtualization group retooling to support industry's new Flexible MAC Architecture amid recent departure of two execs focused on NFV and SDN, sources say.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 4/2/2019
SDN/NFV pioneer Tetsuya Nakamura, until recently at CableLabs, has jumped ship to Amazon Web Services. Meanwhile, another SDN/NFV pioneer from CableLabs, Don Clarke, is taking time off.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 3/20/2019
The acquisition beefs up F5's support for containers, multi-cloud application delivery and open source software.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 3/19/2019
The SD-WAN specialist has a healthy bed of customers and partners but has yet to make a significant impact in Europe. It's looking to change that.
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