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Key developments related to network functions virtualization, including telco strategies and vendor updates.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 4/23/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia gets virtual with 5G testing; Forsway lands 5G contract with European Space Agency; telematics-based car insurance in the fast lane.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 4/17/2019
Israeli startup claims to be first to market with a disaggregated router that supports 400G-per-port throughput as it courts major telcos and takes on the router establishment.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 4/17/2019
CloudGenix says it provides an alternative to NFV for telcos and communications service providers looking for a platform to deploy services over the cloud.
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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 4/17/2019
Swedish equipment maker reports its strongest set of quarterly results under the current management but warns investors that a US investigation into corrupt practices will land it with 'material' penalties.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 4/10/2019
Light Reading is delighted – nay, pumped – to announce the finalists for this year's Leading Lights Awards program, which is now in its 15th year.
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By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 4/9/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telekom Srbija and Ericsson virtualize the core; Cisco scores in Italy and France; Vodafone Egypt goes with Red Hat for cloud-based customer service upgrade; Three UK calls on Callsign for fraud prevention.
By Phil Harvey, US News Editor, 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.
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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 4/5/2019
A panicky report from the UK's mobile network operators seems to overstate the impact of banning Huawei on the UK economy.
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 Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 4/3/2019
Verizon is embarking on a new corporate structure that unifies its wireless and wireline network operations. Here's a look at some of the operator's top executives, and their organizational relationships, in Verizon's new network division.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 4/3/2019
The vendor lavishes an unusual amount of love on telcos and other network operators as it unveils an assortment of new networking, compute, memory and storage components.
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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Larry Loeb, Author, 4/23/2019
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Larry Loeb, Author, 4/22/2019
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