5G Obstacles: Spectrum
Steve Sifferman, President and CEO of Tarana Wireless talks about 5G obstacles in the higher spectrum bands. Sifferman talks further about lower spectrum bands to support a host of 5G supported applications. Sifferman tells TIA NOW what industry can expect from 5G technologies over the next 3 years.
Digitization: Technology as a Personal Assistant
David Wolf, Managing Director for Accenture Digital, tells TIA NOW how technology and digitization will help consumers and enterprise professionals interpret the future of our businesses and our daily lives.
Going Beyond DAS
Bill Cune, Vice President of Commercial Technology at Corning talks about the ONE Wireless Platform for carriers’ wireless and wireline needs. Cune adds that Corning’s converged platform also applies to enterprise customers, going beyond DAS systems and creating a network that will last into the future.
“Making the network sustainably profitable and supporting the deluge of data are the key goals for telcos in the coming years,” said Manish Singh, VP of SDN and NFV Solutions at Tech Mahindra.
Network Slicing: 5G Networks
Sameh Yamany, CTO at Viavi Solutions, talks about the technologies that 5G networking will require. Yamany adds that network slicing is the way that multiple verticals can be served through a single network.
Network Transformation: Challenges for Suppliers
Dan Pigott, Chief Administrative Officer at Henkels and McCoy tells TIA NOW about the challenges in privacy and cybersecurity regulations. Pigott also talks about the challenges in providing redundant and robust physical infrastructures to meet enterprise and consumer demands.
Network Transformation: DevOps for Carriers
Jack Barrett, Senior Director of Americas Service Provider Field Marketing at Juniper Networks tells TIA NOW how DevOps provides agility and prioritizes people, skills and tools over traditional processes. Barrett also says that carriers need to take a nuanced approach to DevOps outside of the data center.
Network Transformation: From Telephony to Connectivity
Jennifer Sims, CEO of Power & Tel, tells the TIA NOW audience how her business model has changed over the last several years, as our industry experiences network transformation.
NFV: Is Industry Keeping Up with the Open Source Community?
Rod Naphan, CTO of Fujitsu Network Communications tells TIA NOW that the biggest challenge for NFV is that the open source community is moving at a rapid pace, and industry trying to keep up with the production cycles.
SDN: Network Profit Catching Up with Data Growth Rate
Kurt Raaflaub, Head of Strategic Solutions Marketing at ADTRAN, says service providers need to balance new revenue streams with the cost of maintaining the network. Raaflaub talks about how software defined networking will allow service providers to be more profitable through increased network and operating efficiencies, allowing the roll out of new services to become…
Smart Cities: What is a Resilient City?
Betty Manetta, President and CEO of Argent Associates speaks to TIA NOW about how the smart city connects many verticals like health IT, transportation, industrial and many more. This allows the ecosystem to converge, says Manetta.