One of the most productive and useful innovations in the history of communications may not happen because some folks are making headway characterizing it as unnecessary.
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The way to implement higher bandwidth services on the way to 10gig involves the deployment of a quality-of-service management technique that net neutrality regulations might prohibit.
Just when you thought the last mile had to be ripped and replaced, Bell Labs unveils a formula for keeping things as they are.
Last year, Oracle acquired one of the principal players in the session border controller space. This year, it's injecting that space with its IT-based vision of service orchestration.
The man whose employer literally owns a century-and-a-half of telecommunications legacy explains why that legacy will be less important moving forward.
An analytics system makes good sense for use in a customer support environment. On the other hand, it could make really great sense for use in a network management system.
If a global telecom network behaved more like a cloud service provider, reasons NTT, it could at least present functionality to service providers in an upwardly and downwardly scalable way--even during a natural disaster.