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Huawei Software Customer Reference Program – HKT: Digital Transformation
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9/11/2017  
The crowded market of direct competitors, plus increasing pressure from over-the-top (OTT) providers like Facebook and Google have pushed Hong Kong Telecom (HKT), part of the broader PCCW group, to tackle digital transformation in order to remain competitive and sustain future business growth.
Huawei TE10 - Huddle-Room Cloud Video Endpoint
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8/15/2017  
Find out about Huawei's TE10, winner of an iF design award in 2017, in this new brochure.
Cloud Enterprise Communications - Serving Digital Enterprises
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8/15/2017  
Today, digital technologies such as cloud computing, Big Data, mobility, and social business are continuously changing the way we work and live. While making everything more convenient for consumers, ever-emerging digital services are also creating now-generation digital products, reshaping the traditional industry value chain and establishing an all-new digital economy. Find out how Cloud Enterprise Communications are serving Digital Enterprises in this new paper from Huawei.
Heavy Reading Report | Cable & SDN/NFV: Moving Toward Implementation
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8/15/2017  
This report reviews the posture of U.S.-based MSOs regarding new virtualization-based technologies at the early stage of their emergence. It discusses key issues involved in terms of operators and technologies, reviews various areas where the MSOs are implementing or considering these new technologies and profiles several of the most pivotal industry players in this domain, concluding with a view of the future.
Leading New ICT, The Road To Digital Transformation
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8/10/2017  
In March 2017, Huawei and Honeywell announced they would collaborate to construct smart buildings that take advantage of the latest IoT technologies. The goal is to help make buildings more sustainable, secure, and energy efficient. Find out more in this new paper from Huawei.
Make Video a Success with Fixed Mobile Convergence
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4/4/2017  
The boundaries between TV and mobile media are blurring as consumers increasingly expect ubiquitous video streaming on every device. So, how can operators take advantage of this growing consumer demand for video services across multiple devices?
Operators must transform to deepen entry into the digital ecosystem
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1/5/2017  
Most Tier 1 operators have begun a transformation to expand their business models beyond connectivity to become digital service providers (DSPs). Despite progress, further disruption is required to turn today’s telcos into tomorrow’s DSPs. TBR’s DSP research includes primary research with digital thought leaders, review of industry group exchanges and analysis of operators’ digital business initiatives.
Service Chaining for Modern Networks
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10/25/2016  
There are many challenges to providing dynamic services in modern data centers, fixed line or mobile networking environments. Applications, users and subscribers need end-to-end networking services, composed of individual service functions, tailored to their individual requirements. These service functions must be managed and orchestrated in a dynamic fashion to ensure their correct operation.
The Evolution of Big Video
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8/31/2016  
As distribution of IP video has scaled and become central to the commercial strategies of a host of companies, the industry is entering a new stage regarding the technology and infrastructure that is being deployed to support enormous growth in demand.
Business And Technology Leadership In A Post-Digital Era
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8/31/2016  
We have already entered the post-digital age. In the past, business success was enabled by building better products and services. In the post-digital age, products and services alone cannot succeed — now you must design new digital experiences as part of your business model. And your business must be engineered to constantly innovate and evolve with emerging technologies.
Programmable Transport: Use Cases Emerge as Capability Improves
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2/19/2016  
This report examines SDN-enabled bandwidth-on-demand/network-as-a-service (NaaS) solutions, comparing the solutions offered by 12 leading transport network and data center networking vendors. The report also considers what hurdles are still in the way of achieving truly dynamic, multiservice, virtualized multi-vendor networks supported seamlessly with dynamic, automated bandwidth on demand.
NFV & Telco Data Center Servers: Key Considerations & Technologies
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2/19/2016  
This report examines the new requirements emerging from telcos that are looking to migrate network functions from proprietary, dedicated hardware platforms to standardized IT servers. The report profiles 10 server platform, components and software suppliers.




Latest Articles
Huawei's TestCraft platform was designed to simplify NFV and SDN testing for carriers.
Level 3's Travis Ewert espouses the benefits of NFV automation to both the organization and the worker – assuming IT gets the culture piece right.
Bill Walker addresses key issues for deploying NFV, including the need for both IT and telco employees to come to terms on common goals.
ETSI research specialist Joan Triay provides an update on what ETSI was up to in Denver recently, what to expect at the next round of ETSI NFV Plugtests and the challenges it faces with security integration.
AT&T's Amy Wheelus talks about the telco's use of SDN and automation in this Q&A.
On-the-Air Thursdays Digital Audio
In this Telco Transformation radio show, IHS Markit's Michael Howard will talk about the network domains that carriers are targeting for SDN, the top SDN services that are driving revenues and the deployment barriers this year. Howard will also address whether carriers are embracing open source or using vendor-specific implementations.
Webinars
Thursday, September 21, 2017
12pm EST

Software-defined networking (SDN) is a key component of services providers' virtualization game plans and AT&T and Level 3 Communications have been at the forefront of its adoption.

In this webinar, Andrew Dugan, CTO of Level 3 Communications, and Amy Wheelus, Vice President of Cloud and D2 Platform Integration at AT&T, will discuss how their companies have leveraged SDN within their networks, services and applications. Some of the key areas that will be covered include:

  • Automation, APIs and lifecycle service orchestration
  • The continued evolution of SDN-based solutions and SDN in networks, including SD-WAN, dynamic cloud connections and scalable Ethernet and security solutions.

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Level 3's VP of Global Development and Management Adam Saenger talks about the importance of multi-operator automation, and how it impacts ...
CenturyLink's Steve Sklar examines business models and opportunities for service providers navigating the OTT market.
Ray Watson, vice president of global technology at Masergy, talked to Telco Transformation about IoT, cybersecurity and what's to come at Light ...
Providing SD-WAN services is the first foray into OTT for many CSPs, said Nico Fischbach, strategy, architecture and innovation director of Colt ...
Operators have the ability to provide customized services. The cloud-as-an-infrastructure combined with the Business of Things will mean new ...
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