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By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/13/2019
David Strauss of Broadband Success Partners dives into new research that explores which new verticals, such as e-gaming and hospitality, will keep cable's business services engine humming in the years to come.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 12/11/2019
Charter Spectrum Enterprise's Satya Parimi discusses the cableco's rollout of SD-WAN and virtualized security services, the lessons learned and the challenges still ahead.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 12/10/2019
New Silver Peak automation tools are designed to help enterprises – and the service providers working on their behalf – deploy networks to hundreds of thousands of locations worldwide.
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By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/6/2019
Light Reading's Alan Breznick and Jeff Baumgartner look at the future and past of cable business services.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/4/2019
Developed by a startup linked to the Comcast/NBCU Lift Labs incubator, an app running on a verrsion of X1 tailored for bars and restaurants enables patrons to play an interactive game based on making sports predictions.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 11/27/2019
Heavy Reading's Sterling Perrin discusses new SD-WAN research he presented at MEF19 in Los Angeles, and why it's significant that cloud providers aren't part of MEF (yet).
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 11/26/2019
Edge computing, 5G and the cloud are drivers of and enablers of multivendor SD-WAN services, said Heavy Reading's Jennifer Clark, in a discussion about the progress of SD-WAN standardization.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 11/22/2019
Many enterprise customers want to operate their own SD-WAN, but they risk driving into a ditch.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 11/21/2019
Dunne explains why enterprises are interested in utilizing managed SD-WAN services to simplify deployment and continued management of the service.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 11/21/2019
On Day 2 of MEF19, Heavy Reading's Sterling Perrin highlights how MEF's carrier members are early adopters in SD-WAN. Meanwhile, Perrin, along with Heavy Reading's Jennifer Clarke discuss the implications of bringing cloud computing providers into the MEF ecosystem.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 11/21/2019
But if the industry at large supports MEF specifications and commits to certified SD-WAN services, how will service providers and vendors differentiate in an already crowded market?
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 11/21/2019
Microsoft honcho says Office 365 transformed enterprise networks. Bold claim – but partly true.
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Security Now
Hardware Is the New Attack Surface – Forrester
12/12/2019
Attackers have already begun to breach security at the BIOS level, according to a ...
Snatch Is Both Novel & Evil
Larry Loeb, Author, 12/11/2019
The Sophos Managed Threat Response team found out that, where the Snatch ...
Broadband World News
BBWN Bites: No Free Broadband for Brits
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 12/13/2019
Also today, AT&T sets date for new national OTT-TVoffering, CenturyLink hooks up ...
BBWN Bites: 'Internet Para Todos' Translates Into Mexican Opportunity for Viasat
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 12/12/2019
Also today, Windstream Wholesale signs mega-capacity deal, MTS joins TIP, Comcast ...
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Prime Reading
DT's Terastream: A Bigger Splash?
Iain Morris , International Editor , 9/13/2018
Deutsche Telekom's once-ballyhooed Terastream initiative, which turned seven this ...
Why BT's Security Chief Is Attacking His Own Network
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 7/17/2017
With the cybersecurity threat landscape shifting quickly and continuously, BT's ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
The same market disruption hitting residential pay-TV is providing a ripple effect across the landscape of video services for restaurants, taverns, retail outlets and ...
Agile, a model based on iterative changes and small, quick releases, is table stakes for any software company. It's just how things get done these days as the older ...
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