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By Light Reading, 3/18/2019
The 'father of DOCSIS,' Cisco Fellow and Cable CTO John Chapman, discusses the evolution of the cable plant and DOCSIS for scaling to meet the needs of the future. He also outlines the essential steps cable operators should be pursuing now, and how their networks are uniquely positioned and be used enabling the next generation of 5G mobile network services.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 2/22/2019
Altice USA has not officially hung a "For Sale" sign on Lightpath, its fiber-based offering for larger business customers, but it has confirmed that it is analyzing its options.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 12/3/2018
In this video interview, Independence Research's Matt Davis examines the potential for cable operators to deliver mobile services to small-to-midsized businesses.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 11/29/2018
In this video interview, Vertical Systems' Erin Dunne dissects the emerging SD-WAN market and explains why service providers aren't making much money from it yet.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 11/28/2018
In this video interview, Charter Spectrum Enterprise's Gunnar Peters talks about the MSO's efforts to build an SDN/NFV framework for delivering virtualized services to commercial customers.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/27/2018
Co-President and COO Hakim Boubazine says Altice USA's view as a 'challenger brand' extends to the company's technology strategy and how the operator will evolve the cable network, the advanced services it will deliver over that network, and with respect to its partnerships, including its MVNO deal with Sprint.
By Light Reading, 11/26/2018
Jin Suk, director of product and solutions marketing at Amdocs, shares key insights from latest research on the road to 5G-enabled business services.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/26/2018
Brian Rose of Cox Business sheds some light on new areas that the division is eyeing as it looks to expand its services arsenal and further differentiate its position in the market.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/21/2018
NEW YORK -- The Future of Cable Business Services -- The lion's share of cable business services revenues continues to come from small and midsized businesses even as some major MSOs flirt ...
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/21/2018
Cable's business services are still growing, but MSOs aren't standing pat as they pursue new areas and lines of business. Jeff Lewis discusses how Comcast is homing in on new opportunities such as SD-WAN, managed security services and the delivery of faster and faster speeds.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/20/2018
After getting some baseball news out of the way, Light Reading's Alan Breznick and Jeff Baumgartner sum up their findings and observations from the recent 'The Future of Cable Business Services' event in NYC.
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MWC19 POV: K2-Series 5G-Ready Next-Generation Firewalls

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With different scaling and use case requirements, security products need additional functionalities and visibility requirements for application and traffic inspection that can monitor and manage vulnerabilities. Learn more about the recent K2 series Next-Generation 5G Ready Firewall with Peter Margaris, head of SP Marketing at Palo Alto Networks.
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MWC19 POV: APAC Service Provider 5G Security Challenges

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In the APAC service provider markets, visibility becomes one of the higher-value capabilities for 5G network deployments. As government and regulatory bodies enforce security requirements, 5G security has become one of the most important conversations for new service developments. Learn more about this with Peter Molloy, head of SP sales at Palo Alto Networks..
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MWC19 POV : Evolution of 5G Security

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With changing security landscape and increasing compute power and threat vectors, 5G security needs to embrace a holistic protection approach that includes not just the networks, but the end user and IoT devices. Learn about Palo Alto Networks' approach to 5G security with Scott Stevens, CTO for service providers at Palo Alto Networks.
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5G4REAL: Want 5G First? Book a Ticket to Seoul

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SK Telecom, LG UPlus and Korea Telecom have already launched a consumer 5G network in South Korea. A key partner for each of these operators is Samsung Networks, which offers end-to-end solutions for 5G.
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Huawei MWC19: Relive the Highlights With Us

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MWC19 was another successful event for Huawei. For the first time, three of our business groups, Carrier Business, Enterprise Business and Consumer Business, were present at Mobile World Congress. Our main exhibition hall was decked with all things 5G and AI, as well as innovative solutions and use cases.
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Real-Time Topology for Automated Operations With Telenor Use Case

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As part of EXFO's exploration of "5G done right," Benedict Enweani, director of applications and analytics, walks us through a demo of real-time topology and why it is critical for automated operations, troubleshooting and service assurance, including discussion of a Tier 1 use case with Telenor. He explores specific operator challenges like how to achieve ...
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MWC 2019: Ultra-Reliable 5G NR for Industrial IoT

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The next release of 5G (3GPP Rel. 16) will expand 5G NR to new verticals, unlocking innovation in industrial IoT with new capabilities, such as enhanced ultra-reliable low latency communication (eURLLC). Following up on last year's low latency 5G NR demonstration, we are demonstrating 99.9999% reliability in our over-the-air 5G testbed.
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Altiostar Talks About the Virtualization of the RAN & Its Role in the Rakuten Network at MWC 2019

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Altiostar Founder and CEO Ash Dahod talks about the company's efforts to virtualize the RAN portion of the mobile network at MWC 2019 in Barcelona. In addition to providing an overview of the industry's readiness for an Open RAN approach, Dahod also explains Altiostar's role in Rakuten's innovative mobile network.
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Mobile vs. Cable Operators – Partners or Competitors?

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With new 5G services rapidly approaching commercial rollout across the globe and cable MSOs initiating migration to new distributed access architecture (DAA) and converged interconnect network (CIN) architectures, Heavy Reading's Alan Breznick and Infinera's Jon Baldry discuss the changing relationship between cable and mobile networks at the Light Reading Cable ...
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Ciena Talks Converged Interconnect Networks at Cable Next-Gen

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At Cable Next-Gen Technologies and Strategies in Denver, Alan Breznick sat down with Ciena's Fernando Villarruel to talk about Converged Interconnect Network, DAA and the path to a more adaptive network.
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Red Hat Enterprise Linux: A Secure Foundation for the Telecom Ecosystem

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Telecommunications companies are on a journey to transform their networks and applications, to position themselves to respond to current customer needs, and ideas not yet conceived. Light Reading Editor-In-Chief Ray Le Maistre speaks with Red Hat Vice President and General Manager Stephanie Chiras about how Red Hat Enterprise Linux provides a secure, consistent ...
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Why Collaboration Is Critical for 5G Security

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Joe Barrett, President of the Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA), discusses the reasons for heightened security concerns, the importance of network-based security and the need for broad collaboration across the telecoms ecosystem if communications services and networks are to be made as secure as possible in a 5G world.