Content posted in October 2016
AT&T's Chris Rice: Elements of ECOMP Defined
On-the-Air Thursdays 10/20/2016 158 comments
Join Telco Transformation's On-The-Air Thursdays radio show for a download on AT&T's ECOMP (Enhanced Control, Orchestration, Management and Policy) platform. Chris Rice, senior vice president of Domain 2.0 Architecture and Design at AT&T, will discuss the origins of ECOMP, its importance to the telco's virtualization efforts and AT&T's recent decision to put it into open source with the Linux Foundation. He will also talk about Orange testing ECOMP on its network.
Defining & Implementing Digital Disruptions
On-the-Air Thursdays 10/6/2016 124 comments
Tune in to On-The-Air Thursdays to learn more about communication service providers' digital transformation journeys. In this radio show, Ravi Palepu, global solutions head of the Communications Business Unit at VirtusaPolaris, will speak about the importance of API management into the cloud, scaling services with DevOps and agility and the roles that SDN and NFV are playing in next-gen networks.
Italy's 5G auction could exceed a government target of raising €2.5 billion ($2.9 billion) after attracting interest from companies outside the mobile market.
The emerging-markets operator is focusing on the humdrum business of connectivity and keeping quiet about some of its ill-fated 'digitalization' efforts.
Three UK has picked Huawei over existing radio access network suppliers Nokia and Samsung to build its 5G network.
Vendor says that it's its biggest 5G deal to date.
Verizon skates where the puck is going by waiting for standards-based 5G devices to launch its mobile service in 2019.
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.
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.
The Small Cell Forum's CEO Sue Monahan says that small cells will be crucial for indoor 5G coverage, but challenges around business models, siting ...
People, strategy, a strong technology roadmap and new business processes are the key underpinnings of Telstra's digital transformation, COO Robyn ...
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 ...