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Mike Robuck
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posted in February 2016

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MWC: Photographs & Memories...
2/29/2016   9 comments
The 2016 edition of Mobile World Congress was packed full of food, libations and technology in Barcelona, Spain. Here's a small slice of MWC.
Poll: IoT Most in Need of Cloud Hookup
Mike Robuck  
2/29/2016   10 comments
Latest Telco Transformation poll says that IoT is the application that has the biggest need for smart mobile cloud support.
Virtualization: Budgeting for a Bottom Line
2/29/2016   5 comments
Communications service providers (CSPs) have some key areas to consider when it comes to the virtualization of their networks. The first in this series of infographics looked at the planning stage while the second examined the deployment stage. This third and final installment focuses on spending and budget concerns.
Comment: Re: XaaS - Mike Robuck - 2/29/2016
TT Contest: We Have a Winner!
Mike Robuck  
2/26/2016   17 comments
The latest Telco Transformation contest focused on which service provider was the best at social media engagement.
Verizon Opens More Doors to IoT platform
Mike Robuck  
2/23/2016   46 comments
Third-party developers and service providers now have access to Verizon's ThingSpace platform.
Comment: Re: White Box - Mike Robuck - 2/23/2016
Saudi Telecom Draws a Bead on OpenStack
Mike Robuck  
2/22/2016   27 comments
STC will use OpenStack for all of its new virtual network functions.
AT&T's Donovan Talks Virtualization in Barcelona
Mike Robuck  
2/22/2016   33 comments
Donovan and Light Reading CEO and founder Steve Saunders tackle virtualization during the Digital Operations Transformation Summit.
AT&T's Donovan Touts White Box Networking
Mike Robuck  
2/22/2016   23 comments
Donovan says that white box networking is the 'big prize,' but there are several steps to take first.
Huawei, Qualcomm Kick Tires on 1Gbit/s Speed Test
Mike Robuck  
2/20/2016   39 comments
The vendors say the mobile Internet speed test validates 4.5G for massive commercialization.
Comment: Pam - Mike Robuck - 2/19/2016
Comment: single truck roll - Mike Robuck - 2/18/2016
Comment: Re: "Big" - Mike Robuck - 2/18/2016
Comment: Re: "Big" - Mike Robuck - 2/17/2016
Comment: Re: notifications - Mike Robuck - 2/17/2016
Charting a Course for Virtualization: Deployment
2/17/2016   18 comments
Communications service providers (CSPs) need to have a game plan in place for the virtualization of their networks. Here's a look at some deployment considerations for service providers.
Huawei Outlines Big Initiatives for Digital Transformations
Mike Robuck  
2/16/2016   10 comments
Ahead of next week's Mobile World Congress, Huawei outlines its game plan for the telecom industry.
Comment: Re: notifications - Mike Robuck - 2/16/2016
Comment: Re: social media - Mike Robuck - 2/16/2016
TT Contest: $250 up for Grabs!
Mike Robuck  
2/16/2016   46 comments
This month's Telco Transformation contest tackles social media engagement by service providers.
Telcos: Not Ready for Prime Time With Video
Mike Robuck  
2/12/2016   39 comments
Telco Transformation poll results say that telcos have their work cut out for them with regard to the influx of videos on their networks.
AT&T Unveils 5G Ambitions
Mike Robuck  
2/12/2016   14 comments
AT&T is working with Ericsson and Intel in its labs ahead of field trials in Austin later this year.
Comment: MDUs - Mike Robuck - 2/11/2016
CenturyLink Accelerates GPON, Prism TV Rollouts
Mike Robuck  
2/11/2016   12 comments
CenturyLink CEO Glen Post expects to reap the rewards of investments in GPON this year.
Comment: notifications - Mike Robuck - 2/11/2016
Comment: social media - Mike Robuck - 2/10/2016
Report Examines Digital Transformation Priorities
Mike Robuck  
2/9/2016   11 comments
CSG International's survey says that 69% of communications service providers will update their business's processes over the next three years.
Comment: IP - Mike Robuck - 2/9/2016
Comcast Keys Up Big Data for Smart Homes
Mike Robuck  
2/8/2016   29 comments
Comcast taps into WeatherBug Home's software to help Xfinity Home subscribers reduce energy usage and lower costs.
Network Transformation Tops IoT Poll
Mike Robuck  
2/5/2016   12 comments
Network transformation and addressing security concerns should be top of mind for service providers implementing IoT strategies.
Comment: Re: Comcast - Mike Robuck - 2/4/2016
Comment: graphics - Mike Robuck - 2/2/2016
Comment: Re: weather - Mike Robuck - 2/2/2016
Telefónica Lays Claim to Transport SDN First
Mike Robuck  
2/2/2016   10 comments
Telefónica partnered with Huawei for what they say is the industry's first SDN IP+Optical trial network with commercial traffic.
IBM Beefs Up IoT With Weather Company Deal
Mike Robuck  
2/1/2016   30 comments
IBM will mesh The Weather Company's cloud data platform with its cloud, Watson IoT businesses.

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