& cplSiteName &
Key developments related to the technologies and services used for the transport links between data centers in metro areas.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 4/10/2019
Google launched several new services to connect enterprises with its cloud platform. The company says it's not competing with telcos, but it sure looks like they are.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 3/28/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Orange tackles fake news; Liquid Telecom Kenya chooses Nokia for OTN/DWDM upgrade; Trondheim intends to be a 5G early adopter.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 3/27/2019
EdgeConneX said it's seeing growing demand for edge computing from 5G and IoT. And the company isn't alone. Players ranging from Google to Equinix to Vapor IO are eyeing how best they will play at the edge.
Advertisement
By James Kisner, Contributing columnist, 3/25/2019
The optical networking industry is at another inflection point, writes James Kisner, and the chalice some companies drink from next could point the way to everlasting revenue growth.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 3/19/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ericsson brings home the Danish 5G bacon at TDC; Orange migrates long-distance network, with a Nokia assist; Salisbury fibers up.
By Simon Stanley, 3/18/2019
The ON2020 group is looking to address the optical transport challenges presented by the predicted surge in user traffic on carrier networks.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 3/18/2019
Facebook's new Middle Mile Infrastructure, providing fiber bandwidth to local and regional telcos, could threaten incumbents. But it's still early days yet.
Advertisement
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 3/8/2019
Heavy Reading's optical expert Sterling Perrin discusses some of the major trends in transport network technology at this year's OFC event in San Diego.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 3/5/2019
As it ramps its first quarter revenues by more than 20%, Ciena shows off its WaveLogic 5 programmable coherent modem, capable of up to 800 Gbit/s transmission, at OFC 2019.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 2/28/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ooredoo seeks AI boost for 5G rollout; Sunrise-Liberty deal agreed; BT creates jobs; IoT and athletic performance.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 2/27/2019
Equinix is initially testing virtual router and firewall in the US and Europe, with plans to extend into Asia soon, to help make network connections more agile and responsive for enterprise customers.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 2/21/2019
Transport network visibility and multivendor management startup Sedona has landed a breakthrough deal with Vodafone Group, adding to its Tier 1 successes.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 1/30/2019
Stateless's SDIX technology helps colocation centers turn themselves into dynamic networking hubs.
Message Boards
More Message Boards
Security Now
New Fix for jQuery Vulnerabilities
Larry Loeb, Author, 4/24/2019
A security patch has been made for jQuery to mitigate 'prototype pollution.'
Networks in Danger as Global BGP Routing Table Reaches Capacity
Larry Loeb, Author, 4/23/2019
The Internet is going to run out of address space sometime this month.
Broadband World News
Verizon's YouTube TV Deal, TiVo Expands Its Comcast Lawsuit
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 4/23/2019
Also in today's roundup: Rogers Communications has mixed video results, the ...
Huawei Finds a Home With Consumers, Says Q1 Revenue
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 4/22/2019
Also in today's Broadband Bites, Algar Telecom digs into XGS-PON, career Chunghwa ...
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
Prime Reading
Leading Lights 2016: The Finalists
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 4/20/2016
Light Reading is proud to announce the finalists for this year's Leading Lights ...
Vendor CEO Comp: Cashing In, Cashing Out
, 8/24/2015
2014 was a lucrative year for the top dogs at telecom vendors, who were paid big ...
Leading Lights 2015: The Finalists
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 5/7/2015
Light Reading is proud to announce the finalists for this year's Leading Lights ...
ViaWest Looks East, North, After Shaw Acquisition
Dan O'Shea , Analyst, Heavyreading.com , 4/14/2015
After being bought by Shaw Communications last year, regional data center ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Zone TV, a provider of digital, niche-oriented programming, is branching out.
Now that whole-home WiFi is a core component of ISP service strategies that extend beyond raw speeds and pricing, the next area of focus centers on security services ...
Partner Perspectives - content from our sponsors
Building E2E IP Networks for the 5G & Cloud Era
By Gao Ji, President, Huawei Router & Carrier Ethernet Product Line
A Roadmap for Operators in the 5G & Cloud Era
By Kevin Hu, President, Huawei Network Product Line
Huawei Introduces Autonomous Driving Core Network
By David Fang, Chief NFV Marketing Expert & Solution Director, Huawei Cloud Core Network
Huawei Shows 5G in Action at MWC
By Ken Wieland, for Huawei
All Partner Perspectives
Featured Video
Flash Poll
Upcoming Live Events
May 6-8, 2019, Denver, Colorado
May 6, 2019, Denver, Colorado
September 17-19, 2019, Dallas, Texas
October 1, 2019, New Orleans, Louisiana
October 2-22, 2019, Los Angeles, CA
October 10, 2019, New York, New York
November 5, 2019, London, England
November 7, 2019, London, UK
December 3-5, 2019, Vienna, Austria
December 3, 2019, New York, New York
All Upcoming Live Events