Do We Need Gigabit Speeds?
Gary Bolton, VP of Global Marketing at ADTRAN, tells TIA NOW why we need gigabit network speeds, not only for densified urban areas, but also for small towns.
When governments look at how to adopt Smart City solutions, the path to adoption is not clear-cut. Every city has its own unique needs based upon the regional geography, population demographics and the composition of the local economy. The communications industry is in a unique position to assist governments to overcome the challenges of urbanization…
Software-Defined Access: The Platform Economy
Gary Bolton, VP of Global Marketing at ADTRAN, spoke with TIA NOW about how the value of networks is based on the number of users of a platform. Bolton goes on to say that being able to match producers with consumers is the key to a successful platform economy.