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US Senators Urge Canada to Ban Huawei – Report
News Analysis  | 
10/15/2018  |  1 comment
Marco Rubio and Mark Warner have written to Canada's prime minister and urged him to stop Huawei from selling 5G products in Canada.
Aqsacom's Telecom Cyber-Intelligence Focus Turns to 5G, NFV
The Philter  | 
10/9/2018  |  Post a comment
With one of its most important software updates coming up this month, Aqsacom CEO Gilles Blanc discusses his company's background, technology edge and why 5G is so challenging to cyber-intelligence firms.
Huawei, ZTE Charm Offensive Just Got Harder
Morris Lore  | 
10/8/2018  |  Post a comment
A report from Bloomberg, alleging China infiltrated servers used by the US government, could spell further trouble for Huawei and ZTE.
CenturyLink on How Automation & Analytics Are Improving Security
LRTV Interviews  | 
10/8/2018  |  Post a comment
Automation provides operators with the means to respond to threats faster and even preempt an event, but controlling new security software also increases complexity for service providers.
Palo Alto Buys Into Cloud Security Analytics With $173M RedLock Acquisition
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10/5/2018  |  Post a comment
The security vendor scoops up RedLock to gain expertise in security analytics.
Chinese Hardware Hack Threatens US Tech Supply Chain – Bloomberg
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10/4/2018  |  2 comments
Thirty companies, including Amazon and Apple, and the US government are threatened in the attack, according to a bombshell investigative report from Bloomberg.
Spirent CEO: Engineers Are Human, Too
CxO Spotlight  | 
10/4/2018  |  1 comment
In the second part of his CXO interview, Eric Hutchinson talks about AI, cybersecurity and the humanizing factor of the test company's strategic shift.
When Making SD-WAN Plans, Don't Shirk Security
News Analysis  | 
10/4/2018  |  Post a comment
Security requirements 'can change the design of your overall network dramatically,' says Orange Business's John Isch.
Huawei Hasn't Given Up on US Market, Pitches the FCC
News Analysis  | 
10/3/2018  |  9 comments
Huawei has been telling the FCC why operators and consumers will suffer if it's not allowed to trade in the US as part of the universal service fund (USF) program.
Radware: Protect That API!
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10/3/2018  |  Post a comment
Second annual survey shows enterprises are exposing APIs to third parties but not attending encryption or authentication, leading to a sharp rise in the number and complexity of application breaches.
Microsoft Secures IoT 'Dark Matter'
News Analysis  | 
10/1/2018  |  1 comment
Microsoft is developing hardware and software tools to help secure 80 billion Internet of Things devices that will come online by 2025.
DT's Clauberg Urges Cloud-Native Caution
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9/27/2018  |  Post a comment
The telco cloud community is excited about the impending shift towards cloud-native, but Deutsche Telekom's Axel Clauberg has raised a big warning flag.
Eurobites: Ooredoo Takes 5G for a Ride in Self-Flying Car. Seriously.
News Analysis  | 
9/27/2018  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ericsson takes NB-IoT to the max in Oz; cybersecurity laggards get left behind; is Gavin's potential BT successor gorgeous enough?
Is X by Orange Showing Us the OTT Future for Telcos?
News Analysis  | 
9/27/2018  |  Post a comment
With NFV still unable to deliver agility and scale, Orange launches public cloud-based, OTT enterprise services in Spain with Red Hat as its platform partner. Is this the future for SME communications and networking services?
Eurobites: Italy's 5G Auction Crosses €5B Mark
News Analysis  | 
9/26/2018  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Mobolize gets mobilized in Europe; Tele2 trumpets new IoT platform; Deutsche Telekom shares cybersecurity know-how with Germany army.
UK May Be Stuck With Old Public Safety Network Till 2023
News Analysis  | 
9/24/2018  |  Post a comment
The new-look Emergency Services Network will be in no position to replace the ageing Airwave system next year, as originally intended.
CenturyLink Goes Global With SD-WAN
News Analysis  | 
9/24/2018  |  Post a comment
Taking SD-WAN service beyond the US to 36 additional nations.
Microsoft: Now You Don't Need a %$#! Password
News Analysis  | 
9/24/2018  |  Post a comment
Bad news if you like making up and memorizing nonsense words.
WiCipedia: Lack of Diversity Creates Blind Spots & Twitch Leads by Example
WiCipedia  | 
9/21/2018  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: A majority female C-suite; avoiding another financial crisis; charitable donation allocation; and more.
Orange Business Services Targets Cloud Leadership as Telco Rivals Flounder
News Analysis  | 
9/19/2018  |  Post a comment
Orange Business Services looks in much better shape than its European telco rivals, but can it now become an 'Internet of enterprises' market leader?
TAG Cyber Annual: Automation, Analytics & Cloud Driving Improved Security Picture
News Analysis  | 
9/18/2018  |  Post a comment
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.
Windstream Adds PCI Compliance to SD-WAN
News Analysis  | 
9/18/2018  |  Post a comment
Service provider says the independent compliance is important not just to its retail segment customers but also many other market segments.
Synamedia Plots Its First Steps Around Streaming
News Analysis  | 
9/17/2018  |  Post a comment
New company built around the acquisition of Cisco's video software unit will have strong revenues, thousands of staff and a focus on developing new products for streaming media management.
No 5G Deal: Huawei Misses Out at SKT
News Analysis  | 
9/17/2018  |  Post a comment
Chinese vendor fails to make 5G inroads with SK Telecom, but a reliable source plays down security concerns and points out that Huawei has not previously worked with the South Korean telco.
Juniper Unveils Major Edge Cloud Push
News Analysis  | 
9/17/2018  |  Post a comment
Vendor launches Contrail Edge Cloud, bringing a multicloud platform to the network's edge for 5G and much more and claiming a performance advantage in a small package.
India Joins US & Australia to Give Huawei, ZTE 5G Cold Shoulder – Reports
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9/17/2018  |  Post a comment
India's Department of Telecoms has reportedly excluded Chinese vendors from a list of companies invited to participate in the development of 5G use cases.
Spirent CEO Eric Hutchinson: Out of the Labs, Into the Boardroom
CxO Spotlight  | 
9/14/2018  |  Post a comment
New initiative at test system specialist aims at making company more of strategic partner, while promising to make 5G rollouts more cost-effective and faster.
Apple Adds Dual SIM Support to Select New iPhones
News Analysis  | 
9/12/2018  |  3 comments
The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max to handle physical SIM and eSIM.
Security, Network Capacity Issues Drive Need for IoT Automation
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes  | 
9/12/2018  |  Post a comment
Communications service providers (CSPs) are slowly adopting automated processes for their Internet of Things (IoT) network architecture, with more than 80% of CSPs who participated in this month's panel citing automation as critical to their IoT networks.
Sprint & Ericsson to Develop Global IoT Core, OS Platform
News Analysis  | 
9/5/2018  |  Post a comment
Ambitious project promises global core and operating system that will support IoT on 2G, 3G, 4G and 5G.
Feger: F5 Seeks a Bigger Service Provider Play
News Analysis  | 
9/4/2018  |  Post a comment
Returning to its roots as a software company, F5 aims to aid service providers with virtualization and delivering enterprise applications anywhere.
Colt Ramps Its Blockchain Efforts, Explores SDN Federation Use Case
News Analysis  | 
9/4/2018  |  Post a comment
Network operator sees multiple opportunities to improve inter-carrier settlement management, SDN interoperability and more using blockchain technology.
A Clear Path to Blockchain in Telecom
Column  | 
9/4/2018  |  3 comments
Using blockchain to speed the automation of one of the trickiest areas in telecom – inter-carrier settlements – seems to be showing promise as startups emerge to lead the way.
Huawei's OTF 2018: Time to Go Digital
Slide Shows  | 
9/3/2018  |  9 comments
At the Operations Transformation Forum 2018, operators and industry experts explained how the shift to digital platforms and new operations processes are essential for 5G.
McBride on Why CenturyLink Delivers 'Home-Brewed' Flavors of NFV & SDN
Kelsey's Grammar  | 
8/31/2018  |  Post a comment
During his keynote at Light Reading's NFV & Carrier SDN event in Denver next month, CenturyLink's Kevin McBride plans to address real-world challenges for service providers in monetizing and scaling the deployment of SDN/NFV and cloud technologies.
Eurobites: Deutsche Telekom Sets Out Its 5G Stall as Auction Approaches
News Analysis  | 
8/31/2018  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: DT gets into smart-speaker game; Vodafone's Indian merger completes; MTN's Ghanaian IPO falls short.
Could Japan Also Bar Huawei, ZTE?
Shades of Ray  | 
8/28/2018  |  2 comments
Or are we into FUD territory?
Australia Excludes Huawei, ZTE From 5G Rollouts
News Analysis  | 
8/23/2018  |  2 comments
Australian government 'undermines 5G future' as it rules out Chinese vendor involvement in the country's 5G plans.
Is Open Source More Secure? Maybe Not
News Analysis  | 
8/21/2018  |  2 comments
Cloud training expert cautions against assuming open source software is inherently more secure, advising developers to use with caution.
Arista Weaves Security Blanket Over Data Center, Campus and Cloud
News Analysis  | 
8/21/2018  |  1 comment
Arista is stepping up its war with Cisco, extending its new networking fabric strategy to encompass security.
RJio to Set Up $142M Data Center in Eastern India
News Analysis  | 
8/17/2018  |  Post a comment
A new data center would help the operator to address new opportunities and better comply with Indian rules on data storage.
A Whirling Dervish of Telecom Gibberish
Morris Lore  | 
8/17/2018  |  2 comments
Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan is a worthy opponent of US President Donald Trump.
Australia Could Open 5G Door to Huawei
News Analysis  | 
8/16/2018  |  3 comments
Australia's telcos may be allowed to use Huawei's equipment after all – with caveats.
Taking the Pulse of NFV in the Mile-High City
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes  | 
8/16/2018  |  Post a comment
This year's NFV & Carrier SDN event will examine the industry's progress in monetizing virtualization efforts, but will also consider the impact of process automation, which is now positioned as a ubiquitous add-on to any technology.
Cisco: Service Provider Revenues Grow, but the 5G Bonanza Is Yet to Come
News Analysis  | 
8/15/2018  |  Post a comment
Disappointing shortage of bad news in Cisco's quarterly earnings, with revenues up across the board.
Intel Issues Firmware Fix for Cable Modem Chips
News Analysis  | 
8/15/2018  |  1 comment
Security issue exposed modems and gateways to denial-of-service attacks.
Automation Makes Network Security a Much Bigger Priority
Column  | 
8/15/2018  |  Post a comment
Automation will help companies meet customer demand and stay competitive, but it also makes the security stakes that much higher. Here are some key ingredients for a comprehensive network security approach.
US Government Agencies Barred From Buying Huawei, ZTE Tech
News Analysis  | 
8/15/2018  |  Post a comment
Defense Authorization Act 2019 puts Chinese tech on purchasing hit list.
Separating Blockchain Hype From Reality
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes  | 
8/13/2018  |  Post a comment
Depending on who you listen to, blockchain is either an over-hyped oddity or a milestone in legal and financial innovation comparable to double-entry bookkeeping. But how significant is the opportunity for communications service providers?
Comcast Plugs Customer Data Holes
News Analysis  | 
8/13/2018  |  Post a comment
Researcher uncovers vulnerabilities that could expose partial home addresses and Social Security numbers of broadband customers.
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