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Sarah Thomas, Director, Women in Comms, 1/19/2018
Transformation isn't a democracy. It's ultimately something that will be imposed on an organization by executive leadership. However, changing that organization's culture is always the hardest part of the process, according to Sigma Systems CTO Catherine Michel.
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Sarah Thomas, Director, Women in Comms, 1/18/2018
It's no longer enough to bury your head in your work. Radical changes brought on by digitalization and automation require employees to constantly update their skills to stay one step ahead -- or risk becoming obsolete.
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Chris Antlitz, Senior Analyst, TBR, 1/17/2018
A key question that telcos are struggling with at the dawn of the 5G era is how to manage the growing number of services and multi-cloud environments, according to Chris Antlitz, telecom senior analyst for Technology Business Research.
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Chris Antlitz, Senior Analyst, TBR, 1/16/2018
5G and the cloud will have a profound impact on each other. Together, they will usher in an era of automation, reassignment -- and often retraining -- of personnel and a host of other changes, according to Chris Antlitz, telecom senior analyst for Technology Business Research.
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Telco Transformation, , 1/15/2018
FusionModule2000, Huawei's micro module product, has become the first product in the world to be granted Tier IV-Ready status by Uptime Institute.
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Sarah Thomas, Director, Women in Comms, 1/12/2018
In order to keep up in an increasingly digital world, communication service providers must overhaul their operational models with a focus on process automation and, ultimately, predictive autonomous operations.
Stéphane Téral, Executive Director – Research and Analysis, Mobile Infrastructure & Carrier Economics, IHS Markit, 1/11/2018
Telco CIOs can breathe easier when they think about their 5G transformation efforts if they look to open standards, according to Stephane Teral, IHS Markit's executive director of Research and Analysis in Mobile Infrastructure & Carrier Economics.
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Craig Bachmann, Senior Director and Advisor, Internet of Everything, Digital Business, and Applied Innovation Program, TM Forum, 1/10/2018
Communication services providers have assets that they can leverage to succeed in a world of digital transformation if they are able to collaborate in dynamic ecosystems, according to TM Forum's Craig Bachmann.
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Sarah Thomas, Director, Women in Comms, 1/9/2018
For Sigma Systems Chief Technology Officer Catherine Michel, one of the most challenging parts of her job is -- always -- keeping up with the pace of change as the industry and technologies that drive it evolve.
Conversations with Huawei
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Zhang Yu, Chief Architect of NFVI Solution, IT Product Line, Huawei, 11/20/2017
Carrier network transformation has become a popular topic in the industry over the past few years. Factors such as increasing service traffic, changing market trends and the acceleration of 5G development put forward new requirements for network infrastructure re-construction, making transformation a must. New technologies -- including virtualization, ...
Discussions
Special Huawei Video
10/16/2017
Huawei Network Transformation Seminar
The adoption of virtualization technology and cloud architectures by telecom network operators is now well underway but there is still a long way to go before the transition to an era of Network Functions Cloudification (NFC) is complete.
On-the-Air Thursdays Digital Audio
Orange has been one of the leading proponents of SDN and NFV. In this Telco Transformation radio show, Orange's John Isch provides some perspective on his company's NFV/SDN journey.
Webinars
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Thursday, November 30, 2017
12:00 p.m. New York / 5:00 p.m. London

Since its inception in February of this year, the Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) has attracted a community of more than 50 leading suppliers and global carriers, who support more than 55% of the world's mobile subscribers. ONAP, which is hosted by the Linux Foundation, was designed as an end-to-end framework for real-time, policy-driven automation of physical and virtual network functions. It not only unifies the telecom sector, but also provides it with a viable roadmap for network orchestration and automation well into the future.

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Eric Bozich, vice president of products and marketing at CenturyLink, talks about the challenges and opportunities of integrating Level 3 into ...
Epsilon's Mark Daley, director of digital strategy and business development, talks about digital transformation from a wholesale service provider ...
Bill Walker, CenturyLink's director of network architecture, shares his insights on why training isn't enough for IT employees and traditional ...
During the Carrier NFV and SDN event in Denver, AT&T's Tom Anschutz talked about how the second generation of VNFs could reduce opex during this ...
DENVER, 10/6/2017 - Jim Sabey, head of connect and compute sales specialists at BT Americas, talks about how virtualization has changed the ...
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