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Mike Robuck, Editor, Telco Transformation, 11/23/2017
Eric Bozich, vice president of products and marketing at CenturyLink, talks about the challenges and opportunities of integrating Level 3 into CenturyLink.
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Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 11/22/2017
Having made great strides in the commercial services space with small and midsized firms, cable operators are looking to steal a march on their telco rivals again, this time in the even more lucrative enterprise market.
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Julian Watson, Senior Principal Analyst, IoT, IHS Markit, 11/22/2017
The monetization of IoT involves some steps that are not familiar to operators. One key target -- manufacturing -- requires that the mobile network operator (MNO) convince clients to trust wireless platforms for mission-critical tasks formerly performed by wired networks, according to Julian Watson, the senior principal analyst of Internet of Things ...
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Mike Robuck, Editor, Telco Transformation, 11/21/2017
Epsilon's Mark Daley, director of digital strategy and business development, talks about digital transformation from a wholesale service provider perspective.
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Julian Watson, Senior Principal Analyst, IoT, IHS Markit, 11/21/2017
Mobile network operators have great opportunities to monetize the Internet of Things. The dynamic is changing, however. Julian Watson, the senior principal analyst of Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity research at IHS Markit, tells Telco Transformation that carriers can't rely on connectivity revenue. That, he said, is not substantial, and will shrink ...
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Mike Robuck, Editor, Telco Transformation, 11/20/2017
There are two things The Linux Foundation's Arpit Joshipura very much wants you to know about ONAP: It's a platform, not a product, and there are real-world deployments of it underway by service providers. Joshipura outlined those two items and much more ahead of Monday's news that ONAP had issued its first software release.
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Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, 11/20/2017
Paramount is launching a new kind of entertainment experience. Or rather, the same kind of experience, just via a virtual reality (VR) headset.
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Trent Pham, Head of Products and Security, Windstream, 11/17/2017
Artificial intelligence for cybersecurity is currently not financially viable as it consumes tremendous amounts of storage and computing power, according to Trent Pham, head of security at Windstream.
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Mike Robuck, Editor, Telco Transformation, 11/16/2017
ORLANDO -- MEF 2017 -- Hold the ticker tape parade and victory lap for SD-WAN, it still has plenty to accomplish, according to a panel of service providers at the MEF17 conference.
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
MEF is working to define, deliver, and certify dynamic communications services that are orchestrated across a global ecosystem of automated, virtualized and interconnected networks. In this radio show, MEF CTO Pascal Menezes talks about the challenges and the solutions that his organization is working on and provides a preview of the MEF17 conference in November.
Webinars
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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