Nicole Ferraro, Contributing Editor, Light Reading, 9/10/2021
Broadband keeps getting faster, but not in the United States.
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Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 9/9/2021
Mo Katibeh speaks to AT&T's efforts to close the digital divide and what's next for the operator's future fiber and 5G network buildouts.
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Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 9/1/2021
Mediacom Communications is working with Ericsson to reach rural areas using fixed wireless access products that use CBRS spectrum.
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Nicole Ferraro, Contributing Editor, Light Reading, 8/26/2021
On this episode of The Divide, we hear from Jennifer Alvarez, co-founder and CEO at Aurora Insight, a company that measures the availability of spectrum and wireless networks in the rural US and abroad; as well as David Hartshorn, CEO of Geeks Without Frontiers, a nonprofit organization working to address the digital divide globally.
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Nicole Ferraro, Contributing Editor, Light Reading, 8/6/2021
This week: Anthony Goonetilleke, group president of media, network and technology at Amdocs, on the changing conversation around the future of connectivity, and Amdocs' digital divide work with the 5G Innovation Lab.
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 8/3/2021
Fueled by fiber and mobile transport orders, DZS notched its second-consecutive period of record orders in the second quarter of 2021. And while the company continues to field an influx of requests for proposal (RFPs), DZS, like most of its peers, continues to grapple with supply chain constraints.
The Staff, Broadband World News, , 7/27/2021
Life is full of contradictions, and so is the Internet. One of those contradictions is that there are more people online than ever before - and yet unequal access to the Internet is starker than ever.
Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 7/22/2021
Seeking to maintain its competitive edge in the Canadian broadband market, Rogers Communications is rolling out 1.5Gbit/s service as it deploys GPON-based fiber in "strategic areas" and preps for DOCSIS 4.0 over its legacy hybrid fiber/coax (HFC) network.
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 5/25/2021
AT&T CEO John Stankey shed a bit more light on the company's fixed wireless strategy, emphasizing that the technology is profiling as an attractive alternative to DSL in areas that are unlikely to be upgraded to fiber.
Perspectives: Opinion & Commentary
Heather Gate, Vice President, Digital Inclusion, Connected Nation and CN Texas, , 5/6/2021
For most Texans, life without Internet access is unimaginable. The Internet has become embedded in every aspect of our daily lives - from streaming movies, working, running small businesses, attending virtual classrooms and taking part in telehealth visits. It has become impossible to efficiently access economic opportunity and basic resources without ...
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Wednesday, October 6, 2021
11:00 a.m. New York / 4:00 p.m. London

The demand for high-speed broadband services and hyperconnectivity has driven massive surges in network data usage like never before. Due to this trend, the networks of communications service providers (CSPs) are increasingly overburdened. Service providers need to optimize their networks to scale service delivery efficiently, while maximizing the opportunity to innovate at a rapid pace.

Learn how cloud-native containerized solutions can position CSP networks for long-term evolution and sustainable growth. Hear practical steps and flexible options for implementing a cloud-native PON solution in your network. Discover how to maximize operational resources and make way for enhanced applications, innovations and new use cases.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Microservices
  • Containerization
  • How to implement cloud-native containerized PON
  • The convergence of fiber and mobile networks

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