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Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/14/2021
GlobalData Principal Analyst Emir Halilovic discusses the changes in enterprise PON connectivity that have been unlocked by SD-WAN.
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Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/13/2021
Ronan Kelly, Adtran's CTO for its EMEA & APAC regions, discusses the future of GPON as so many other PON variants are battling for the hearts, minds and wallets of network operators around the world.
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 10/8/2021
The Federal Communications Commission this week said it's ready to authorize another $163.89 million to 42 providers serving parts of 21 states in the second round of funding being funneled through phase I of the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF).
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 10/7/2021
Amid the din of a whistleblower testifying about Facebook's problematic policies and a recent widespread outage, the social media giant's Connectivity unit this week provided a detail-filled update on its grand connectivity strategy.
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 9/13/2021
Kuiper Systems, Amazon's budding satellite broadband unit, shot back at SpaceX this week, telling the FCC that its objection to SpaceX's revised plans for its Starlink service has nothing to do with curtailing competition and everything to do about ensuring that Elon Musk's company simply follows the agency's rules.
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 9/8/2021
OneWeb has secured a key customer for its emerging low-Earth orbit (LEO) satellite broadband platform, announcing Wednesday that AT&T will use it to provide satellite-based connectivity to business customers in remote parts of the US.
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 9/3/2021
Amazon's Kuiper Systems subsidiary and SpaceX are squaring off at the FCC over SpaceX's plans for a "Gen2" system that envisions a massive constellation of heavier, but more powerful low-Earth orbit (LEO) satellites that can be delivered into orbit via SpaceX's new heavy-duty Starship rocket.
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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.
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 8/25/2021
Much of the communications industry's M&A action lately has centered on small and midsized network operators. But the telco and cable giants aren't always the instigators. In fact, many recent deals have come from private equity (PE) firms and other less conventional players.
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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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