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Podcast: Colt CEO Keri Gilder on new opportunities and global expansion

After 18 months as its chief commercial officer, Keri Gilder has taken the top job at Colt Technology Services and, in this podcast, she speaks with Light Reading's Phil Harvey about how Colt's network is different and how she'll tackle leading a carrier during a pandemic.

WiCipedia: Women in tech roles hit hard by pandemic

This week in our WiC roundup: The N95 mask's origin story; women in tech concerned about job loss; Intel announces new diversity goals; and more.

Eurobites: Euskatel goes nationwide under Virgin brand

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: top BT execs do the decent thing; TIM, Google collaborate on cloud services; Colt appoints new CEO.

WiCipedia: Making diversity a priority in job searches

This week in our WiC roundup: How to tell if your future employer is focused on diversity; YouTube's policies leave room for error; women take the lead in cybersecurity practices; and more.

Light Reading sets digital Cable Next-Gen Europe event

Instead of staging a live conference in London next month as previously planned, Light Reading will now run a free, digital event over two afternoons in mid-June because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Royston resigns as Optiva CEO

Optiva said the board couldn't meet Ms. Royston's compensation requests.

Technetix sees demand for supplies surge as cable ops bulk up self-install kits

Along with a focus on near-term network and service needs, the pandemic is 'making every cable operator relook at their network,' says Technetix exec Sandy Howe.

WiCipedia: Is Oracle out of the frying pan on equal pay?

This week in our WiC roundup: Women are more likely to be promoted, kindof; Oracle faces a potentially major payout to female plaintiffs; universities keep pushing for STEM diversity even with classes moved online; and more.

NTT's Santos on cybersecurity defense for COVID-19 responders

In this Mentor Spotlight, Edith Santos explains how NTT is addressing the cybersecurity threat landscape in light of COVID-19 and why enterprises need buy-in at the top to implement a successful cybersecurity strategy.

Eurobites: Nokia bigwig Buvac makes tracks

Also in today's EMEA regional rounup: Openreach boss wants business rates cut; Virgin Media scores backhaul deal; Vodacom launches 5G in South Africa.

WiCipedia: Healthtech lacks diversity, just like the rest of tech

This week in our WiC roundup: Coronavirus research needs to be diverse; a new tech memoir to add to your quarantine reading list; how to get to the top; and more.

Eurobites: Telecom Italia's offices reopen, but most will work remotely

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ursula Burns steps down at VEON; Swiss soldiers test coronavirus app; Three UK zero-rates video consultations with the NHS.

Podcast: Orange Business Services CEO Helmut Reisinger on coping with COVID-19

OBS CEO Helmut Reisinger and SVP of Customer Services and Operations Aliette Mousnier Lompre discuss keeping customers connected and adapting quickly during the pandemic.

AT&T, Hughes and Verizon top SD-WAN leaderboard

The seven service providers on the leaderboard – AT&T, Hughes, Verizon, CenturyLink, Windstream, Aryaka and Comcast – each have 2% or more of installed and billable carrier-managed SD-WAN customer sites in the US as of year-end 2019.

WiCipedia: The ever-rising glass ceiling

This week in our WiC roundup: The salary gap in tech hasn't left the building; the glass ceiling keeps getting higher; refugees gain machine learning skills in Bulgaria; and more.

Edge computing goes rural - really rural - with Trilogy Networks

RINA Wireless, Chat Mobility and Inland Cellular are the first three members of Trilogy Networks' Rural Cloud Initiative, an effort designed to take edge computing to the hinterlands.

WiCipedia: COVID-19 layoffs affect women more

This week in our WiC roundup: Girls in tech go online for new skills; women are more affected than men in pandemic layoffs; data gaps have serious implications; and more.

ZTE director resigns following rape allegations

A ZTE board member has resigned after being accused of multiple sexual assaults on a teenage girl.

Podcast: South Korea's 5G prowess and progress

Light Reading's Phil Harvey is joined by Omdia Senior Analyst Ramona Zhao, who provides some highlights from her recent report recapping South Korea's first year in 5G.

WiCipedia: 'Zoombombers' create video conferencing nightmare

This week in our WiC roundup: 'Zoombombers' attack video conferencing app; building a networking group is worth the effort; wearable tech moves to undergarments; and more.

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