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BCE Keeps Austin Awesome
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5/19/2017   19 comments
BCE 2017 featured a disco-themed awards party, Tex Mex and powerful insights from the communication industry's thought-leaders.
Barcelona Shines During MWC
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3/6/2017   13 comments
Barcelona was warm, sunny and chock-full of technology during Mobile World Congress 2017.
When in Rome... Virtualize, Digitize & Transform!
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12/13/2016   14 comments
Luminaries from across the telecom sector came together in Rome last week at Light Reading's 2020 Vision Executive Summit to discuss NFV, Open Source and how to chart the future of communications networks and services.
IBC 2016: Wham, Bam, Thank You Amsterdam!
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9/14/2016   5 comments
The Telco Transformation team dived into the annual craziness that is the IBC convention, braving clumsy crowds, vendor hype, poorly drafted press releases and the unseasonable Amsterdam heatwave.
Big Video Summit Shanghai 2016 Pt. I
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7/11/2016   1 comment
Service providers shared their plans and perspectives with hundreds of industry executives at the recent Big Video Summit in Shanghai check out these pictures and discover the key trends.
BCE Does Texas-Two Step
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5/27/2016   22 comments
Light Reading's Big Communications Event touched down in Austin this week for a passel of technology keynotes and panels, BBQ and live music.
Let's Get Digital: TM Forum Live! Report
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5/16/2016   3 comments
Digital transformation was a key theme at this year's TM Forum Live! Event in Nice, France, particularly at the 'Building Up Digital Operations and Ecosystem' breakfast briefing.
Spotlight Shines on SDN/NFV at NFV World Congress
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4/26/2016   8 comments
The evolution of NFV/SDN was on full display at Layer123's NFV World Congress, including keynote addresses from Google, Huawei and Comcast executives.
Pics From TV Connect
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4/26/2016   7 comments
Executives from all parts of the global TV industry gathered in London to discuss the challenges they face.
The Louvre, Luc Besson, the Livebox & a LoRa Lamp
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3/18/2016   5 comments
Orange shows off some of its latest innovations near the Louvre with the help of a famous French filmmaker.
Cable Next-Gen: Mile-High Moments
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3/11/2016   6 comments
Light Reading recently hosted its Cable Next Gen Technologies & Strategies at The Cable Center on the University of Denver campus. Here's a view of the day's events through the Telco Transformation lens.
MWC: Photographs & Memories...
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2/29/2016   9 comments
The 2016 edition of Mobile World Congress was packed full of food, libations and technology in Barcelona, Spain. Here's a small slice of MWC.
Digital Operations Transformation Summit, Barcelona
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2/21/2016   37 comments
A host of top level communication service provider executives gathered in Barcelona ahead of MWC16 for the Digital Operations Transformation Summit -- find out what happened!
My Transformation Road Trip
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12/23/2015   35 comments
I encountered a number of telco transformation stories on my trips around Europe during the latter part of 2015 and took some pics along the way.




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