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By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 9/19/2018
Cable op to start rolling out new multiscreen video platform to 'selected' customers in The Netherlands, Switzerland and Belgium later this year.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 9/19/2018
Distinct strategies amongst carriers are emerging as operators rush to roll out 5G in the US.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 9/19/2018
If video is so important to communications network operators, why are all the major vendors offloading their video assets?
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By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 9/19/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia's Nuage trumpets 'SD-WAN 2.0'; Wind Tre uses Open Fiber's FTTH network in Matera; Sky bundles in Netflix; UK mobile operators carry on charging.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 9/19/2018
Virtual MVPD market is booming, taking industry watchers by surprise.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 9/19/2018
Microsoft is looking to make automated sales, marketing and customer service smarter, challenging Salesforce's strategy.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 9/19/2018
Orange Business Services looks in much better shape than its European telco rivals, but can it now become an 'Internet of enterprises' market leader?
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By Phil Harvey, US News Editor, 9/18/2018
Affirmed Networks and others are taking virtualized EPCs and delivering that capability as a service via the public cloud.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 9/18/2018
Light Reading will tackle the big technology and business changes buffeting the European cable industry at our inaugural Cable Next-Gen Europe conference in London on Nov. 6.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 9/18/2018
Organization led by former AT&T security chief Ed Amoroso updates third volume of annual reports tracking cybersecurity trends and sees a brighter picture for those who automate well using machine learning.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 9/18/2018
Service provider says the independent compliance is important not just to its retail segment customers but also many other market segments.
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By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 9/18/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: OBS majors in multicloud; TE Connectivity sells subsea unit; Telefónica goes 200GigE roaming.
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Data Breach Can Affect Company's Long-Term Stock Price
Larry Loeb, Author, 9/19/2018
A recent study by CompariTech finds that data breaches can have some long-term ...
California Looks to Pass Rudimentary IoT Security Legislation
Joe Stanganelli, Principal, Beacon Hill Law, 9/19/2018
A California bill specific to IoT cybersecurity measures sits on Gov. Jerry ...
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Where Is Europe's Cable Industry Heading?
Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 9/18/2018
In a first, Light Reading will tackle the big technology and business challenges ...
FCC's Pai Declares California's Net Neutrality Law Illegal
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 9/18/2018
During prepared comments to a conservative group in Maine, Federal ...
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By Sterling Perrin, Principal Analyst, Heavy Reading, 10/25/2017
Next-gen wireless will require next-gen wireline fronthaul and backhaul solutions that must be put in place within the next 2 years.
Thought Leadership Council: CSPs Increasingly Rely Upon Automation in IoT Networks
September 2018
Automation is slowly but surely becoming a part of the Internet of Things (IoT) network architecture, according to the latest survey results from the Thought Leadership Council (TLC). This TLC group was asked nine questions about the impact of IoT on network architecture. The results clearly indicate that CSPs increasingly are turning to automation as they build IoT networks, and they continue to focus on security as a primary area of concern in those networks.
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AI in Telecom Operations: Opportunities & Obstacles
September 2018
This report provides an overview of AI/ML, outlines the key telecom use cases and discusses the challenges of applying AI/ML to the networking domain. It provides real-world examples from 10 CSPs using AI/ML and profiles 16 vendors with AI-based offerings focused on the telecom industry.
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Multicore Processor & Switch Survey 2018
September 2018
This report analyzes the use of multicore processors and switch chips by telecom and networking equipment manufacturers, based on the results of an exclusive worldwide survey of engineers, designers, product managers and sales/marketing personnel that work for telecom and networking system equipment manufacturers and suppliers. The responses to our survey make it clear that these devices are critical components in most types of networking equipment.
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DT's Terastream: A Bigger Splash?
Iain Morris , International Editor , 9/13/2018
Deutsche Telekom's once-ballyhooed Terastream initiative, which turned seven this ...
Piecing Together the 5G Big Picture
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 9/10/2018
For network operators, the evolution to a 5G architecture requires a strategy ...
NFV Is Down but Not Out
Iain Morris , International Editor , 5/22/2018
NFV has failed to live up to the original expectations five years after it was ...
Leading Lights 2018: The Finalists
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 4/11/2018
Light Reading is thrilled to announce the finalists for this year's Leading ...
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