North America I 2014
VP and CTO, Infrastructure & Networking Group (ING) Broadcom Corporation
Moving on with mobile the challenge of success
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CONTENTS Size, Spectrum, Speed and No Latency
Tomorrow’s telecom: Preparing for a 5G World
Balancing security and speed in LTE: Can vendors keep pace?
by Lauri Oksanen, VP, Research and Technology, Nokia Solutions and Networks by Vikash Varma, President & CEO, Stoke, Inc.
Relentless Growth: Video, VoLTE and IoT
Enabling the smarthome: Networks in the Zettabyte Era
Mobile video in the Zettabyte Era
The Cloud crushes the barriers to true OTT TV Everywhere
by Todd Antes, VP, Product Management Qualcomm Atheros, Inc. by Chris Goswami, VP of Marketing, Openwave Mobility
by Louis C. Schwartz, CEO, UUX
SDN, NFV and Cloud - Culprits or Saviours?
Five key trends for network transformation in the Zettabyte era
Innovation for a new era of information technology
by Nicholas Ilyadis, VP and CTO, Infrastructure & Networking Group (ING), Broadcom Corporation
by Ariel Efrati, CEO, Telco Systems, and COO, BATM Advanced Communications
Boosting the Transport Network
Captains of disruption in the telecom world: Carrier Ethernet by Paul Pierron, CEO, FiberLight, LLC.
ZetaMan 24 by Cheri Beranek, President and CEO, Clearfield, Inc.
Optical wireless broadband: The need for bandwidth in the Zettabyte era by Gerardo Gonzalez, President and CEO, Skyfiber
Managing Zettabyte Capacity and Performance
From the Editor-in-Chief’s desk
Improve performance management while increasing network data 29
Mastering virtualization challenges
Feeding the two-headed broadband monster: Scaling the Internet’s foundation to keep pace with demand
by Rebecca Copeland
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by Anand Gonuguntla, President & CEO, Centina Systems
by Alastair Waite, Head of Enterprise Data Centre Business, EMEA, TE Connectivity
by Geoff Bennett, Director of Solutions & Technology, Infinera
Fast Data and Asset Analytics Big Data in the Zettabyte Era
Explosive growth of network data: Are operators ready to control their network CAPEX?
by Mike Hummel, Co-founder and CEO, ParStream
by Vinod Kumar, Chief Operating Officer, Subex
CONNECTIONS Managing the Data Crisis