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By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 11/4/2019
Kevin McBride explains advancements the service provider has made in its automation, back office and orchestration systems.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 10/31/2019
Prajakta Joshi says 5G deployments will provide huge opportunities for women in comms.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 10/25/2019
SD-WAN is a hot technology and product area for service providers and some are still surprised at how it has taken off.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 10/24/2019
John Isch says today enterprises are demanding improved application performance and user experience for their SD-WAN services.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 10/21/2019
CenturyLink's Anil Simlot discusses how the carrier is evolving its edge computing platform from housing virtualized network functions to hosting larger, more dynamic IT workloads.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 10/3/2019
DALLAS -- Scott Irwin, senior director of SD-WAN for Frontier Communications, explains how Frontier's customers are increasingly moving to a more centralized managed SD-WAN platform.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 9/27/2019
5G promises not only faster speeds and lower latency, but will also "open up a lot of high-skill jobs," said AT&T Business's AVP of Enterprise Mobility Christina Cheng at Light Reading's ...
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 9/24/2019
Light Reading's event series on network functions virtualization (NFV) and software-defined networking (SDN) stopped in Dallas this time around. As usual, we talked about the opportunities ...
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 9/24/2019
Light Reading editors Mitch Wagner, Kelsey Ziser and Phil Harvey gathered to empty their notebooks and recap the NV & SDN event at the Dallas Marriott Las Colinas.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 9/18/2019
DALLAS -- Speaking on the 43rd anniversary of NASA's launch of the space shuttle Enterprise, CenturyLink's Anil Simlot shared parallels between that historic debut and today's service ...
By The Philter, 8/26/2019
This is the third podcast in our ongoing series that covers the state of SD-WAN. On this episode, Light Reading's Kelsey Ziser (with research help from Ovum and Heavy Reading) looks at ...
LRTV Interviews
MWC2020: What's Next for 5G

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Ahead of MWC2020 in Barcelona, Heavy Reading Principal Analyst Gabriel Brown examines the state of the 5G market and talks about what to expect next from the mobile broadband market.
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MWC2020: Smart Biz Models & Edge in the Spotlight

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Heavy Reading senior analyst James Crawshaw is heading to MWC and expects to be chatting about smart business models, Industry X.0, edge and more in Barcelona.
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The Telecoms.com Podcast: Open RAN, Europe & US Convergence

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Iain, Jamie and Scott start this week's pod by talking about the Open RAN initiative, which they insist is more exciting than it sounds. They move on to Europe and its adoption of an increasingly provocative stance towards the US over 5G and conclude by congratulating US operator Verizon on finally getting the convergence memo.

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Managed Home Wi-Fi: Perspectives for Service Providers From AirTies CEO, Philippe Alcaras

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In this brief video, Light Reading sits down with a leading figure in the home Wi-Fi market, Philippe Alcaras, CEO of AirTies. Learn about consumer trends that are driving Wi-Fi usage, how service providers are adapting, and how advancements in edge computing, cloud software and Wi-Fi 6 are reshaping the market.
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The Telecoms.com Podcast: CES, Huawei & Farmers

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The core podding crew returns after a scandalous month of inactivity, refreshed after festive jaunts around southern Britain. They start by looking at the telecoms news from CES, move on to the latest developments regarding the political football that is Huawei and conclude with an obscure dispute between telcos and Northern Irish farmers.

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5G & Lawful Interception

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BAE Systems' Matt Benford discusses the impact of 5G on telecoms regulatory compliance and how a long-term view is needed for the CSPs to remain compliant in the cloud-native era.
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Transforming Telco Infrastructure to Capitalize on 5G & Edge Computing

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Gabriel Brown, principal analyst at Heavy Reading, sits down with Kevin Shatzkamer, VP & GM, Service Provider Strategy and Solutions at Dell Technologies, to discuss the challenges telco operators face in transforming their infrastructure to take advantage of edge computing, the role hyperscale cloud providers will play, and how systems will be architected in ...
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True or False With Dan Jones

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Light Reading Mobile Editor Dan Jones stakes his job and reputation on answering tricky questions about the cable and mobile industries.
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Exploring Cable's 5G & CBRS Prospects

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Light Reading Mobile Editor Dan Jones shares nuggets about 5G and CBRS from our Cable Next-Gen Business Strategies event in New York.
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How an FTTP Startup Makes SMB Gains in NY

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Stealth Communications President and CEO Shrihari Pandit explains how the small FTTP player is wiring commercial districts outside the downtown and midtown Manhattan core for gigabit service.
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The Telecoms.com Podcast: A Year in Review

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Only Scott and Iain were around this week so they decided to look back on the year in telecoms over a few beers. The main story was 5G, of course, and they discuss whether or not it was worth the wait. Either way it has fast become a political football, so they spend the second half of the pod reflecting on the effect politics had on the telecoms industry in ...
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The Race Towards the Shannon Limit & Future of Optical Networking

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Heavy Reading's Sterling Perrin and ADVA's Stephan Rettenberger discuss the role of open optical networking solutions and the importance of precise synchronization in 5G networks.