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Join Akamai's Scott Brown to learn how new media acceleration strategies, using client side HTTP/UDP and multicast technology, can dramatically improve your ability to deliver HD and 4k streams, while scaling to reach a wider audience. Register Now!
With all of the discussion about data access are voice services still relevant? Join ReThink Technologies Research and Oracle Communications as we explore why voice is still an important part of the equation and how Wi-Fi Calling can provide a cost effective method to deliver voice. Register Now!
Many wireless infrastructure companies are starting to claim that they are starting to work on 5G wireless, yet most admittedly don’t know exactly what 5G is. This webinar will delve into the types of upgrades that experts think will become the "5G" networks of tomorrow. Register now!
Join us for this webinar to learn more about MulteFire, a new LTE based air-interface operating solely in unlicensed spectrum, such as 5 GHz. We will also talk about how MulteFire enables neutral host small cells in bands such as the 3.5GHz band in the USA. Reserve Your Spot Today!
The vision of the smart city of tomorrow holds an enormous amount of promise. Picture a densely populated city that is safer, more efficient and much more environmentally conscious than today's urban corridors. Of course, wireless operators believe that the wireless network will be the underlying framework for many of these smart city platforms. But the wireless network of the future will have to be much more sophisticated than today. Register to watch now!
Linear TV will likely remain a linchpin for the pay-TV market for years to come, but there's no denying that apps, streaming services and on-demand viewing are changing the game for pay-TV distributors, programmers and the entire ecosystem. Reserve To Watch Now!
As mobile devices and mobility solutions become more common, IT professionals are faced with the challenge to enhance the wireless coverage and capacity for their buildings. DAS being one of the most widely used technologies to improve cellular coverage in medium to large venues, speakers will discuss the current DAS market as well as the challenges and opportunities it faces in the future. Register to watch now!
CSPs have rarely seen such rapid change. New products and services are constantly entering the market. Are you confident you know how to tax them? Shore up any gaps by watching Communications Services Require Special Taxation – Are You Covered? Register to watch now!
Digital Goods, Services and Fourth Wave Taxation: What Communications Service Providers Need to Know
This complimentary whitepaper brought to you by Avalara serves as an introduction to how CSPs should prepare for tax compliance in this brave new world of cutting-edge services in a digital economy. Download today!
This paper focuses on a recent FierceTelecom survey that sheds light on the importance of DDoS protection, various ways providers are already tackling DDoS attacks, and more. Download Today!
This webinar will examine the impact of services like CBS All Access, HBO Now, Noggin and other direct-to-consumer (DTC) streaming brands that have recently broken away from the pay-TV ecosystem. Register to watch now!
Although wireless operators globally are still expanding their 4G LTE footprint, the industry's attention is already turning to 5G. This eBook will discuss how operators are preparing for 5G while at the same time continuing to meet coverage and performance goals for their 4G networks and more. Download today!
Sprint presents how it’s transforming the customer care experience by building a retention strategy that uses a data-driven, next-best-action solution, and how they delivered this to care agents in just 13 weeks. By empowering agents to have real-time, contextual conversations, Sprint has gained significant benefits. Register to Watch Now!
MU-MIMO is quickly becoming main-stream. With its ability to serve multiple users simultaneously, it is evident that MU-MIMO offers huge increases in Wi-Fi capacity and throughput. But what does this mean for the user experience? Can the 2x2 antenna configuration take performance even higher? Join us to explore these questions based on the extensive testing done by Signals Research Group, in real-home scenarios. Register now!
Next-generation 10 Gigabit capable broadband offers the reliability and flexibility needed for premium business and backhaul services while also delivering on the price points and scale needed for mass market residential applications. Join this webinar to learn more. Register to watch now!
Whether you’re building an OTT service or figuring out how to transition to support a new OTT business model, creating a highly integrated workflow is a must-have. Reliability, scale and performance are three key ingredients that every successful video workflow solution requires. Register to watch now!
Join us for 1-hour to cover topics such as video compression, buffering, adaptive bitrate, video MOS, YouTube content, IP characteristics and more. Register to Watch Now!
As mobile operators strive to “densify” their networks with microsites and other small cell solutions, the need for adequate backhaul remains a big concern. But there is no magic solution to the backhaul demand. This eBrief will discuss why microwave is growing in popularity to supplement fiber for backhaul in the U.S. and more. Download today!
Join us for this webinar to learn more about the progress of LTE Licensed-Assisted Access (LAA) and how it relates to LTE-U and MulteFire, which all help to satisfy the demand for more mobile broadband by leveraging LTE in unlicensed spectrum. Register to Watch Now!
VoLTE is a critical tool for service providers to significantly improve voice performance and capacity while reducing cost. Before service providers can introduce VoLTE, they need efficient signaling delivery, policy enforcement, load balancing, security, and billing in the new LTE environment. Download this free PDF to learn more.
High Definition Resolution (HDR) may be companion technology that will drive the 4K ecosystem because it offers consumers a true next-gen viewing experience. Although there’s been a lot of marketing buzz surrounding 4K, most consumers have a difficult time deciphering between high-definition and 4K. And many consumers think 4K TV sets are priced too high and not worth the costs. This FierceCable ebook will look at the role of HDR and how it fits with 4K and what the advantages are for rolling out this technology in conjunction with 4K. Download the ebook now!
Embedding wireless connectivity into cars is rapidly becoming commonplace, however, one big challenge remains—the business model. This eBrief discusses The current state of the connected car market, and what business models are driving connected car usage. Download today!
Software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) promise big savings and better network efficiency for cable operators. This eBook explores some of the latest developments in SDN and NFV. Download today!
Faced with declining voice revenues and shrinking margins in both wireless and wireline broadband, large telcos have jumped into cloud services as a way to diversity their business and uncover new revenue streams. This eBrief discusses how telcos can tap new revenue streams and compete in the cloud services market and more. Download today!
The wireless industry today may be at its most competitive with operators trying to lure customers with cheap rate plans, free international calling and no-contract plans. This eBook discusses how the customer call center has been revamped to make problem resolution easier and faster, what operators are doing to use customer care as a competitive differentiator, and more. Download today!
With the growing momentum around LTE, operators are trying to figure out how to marry the advantages of LTE with the demands of machine to machine (M2M). This eBrief will discuss the benefits of LTE CAT 0 and predict when LTE CAT 0 devices will likely hit the market, and more. Download today!
When implemented with carrier-grade best practices, NFV allows exponentially greater service agility and boosts data flow velocity and data analytics velocity to support fresh revenue generation. This eBook discusses best practices for NFV design and implementation, the importance of a carrier-grade approach, and more. Download today!
In today's multiscreen-centric world, viewers have more choices for video than ever before. But finding the right content is difficult. This eBook offers some solutions to the fundamental problems with content search and recommendation. Download today!
With identity theft emerging as America's fastest-growing crime, a growing and thriving market for identity theft protection has emerged. Discover the benefits for adding identity theft protection as a managed service and the best practices for providing the needed service. Download today!
Discover how satellite providers can transition from tried-and-true analog systems to digital systems that are both more powerful and more energy efficient, and deliver the services for subscribers today and into the future. Download today!
Viewing patterns of consumers are dramatically shifting toward watching content on IP-based mobile devices. This eBook delves into how ad insertion is evolving and improving, what can be done to make a more elegant user experience for OTT content and more! Download today.
The voice services industry has been rapidly developing. Wireless operators now implement services such as Wi-Fi calling, Voice over LTE, and HD voice. To learn more about these advancements, download this eBook today!
The battle for security has accelerated as content becomes more valuable and easily available. This FierceCable eBrief looks at content protection solutions and challenges in delivering live, on-demand programming to additional CE devices. Download today.
Multiscreen capabilities are changing the way service providers and programmers make money by delivering content. This FierceCable eBrief looks at how the pay-TV industry views multiscreen content and plans to recoup delivery costs. Download today.
The Internet of Things promises to completely overhaul everyday life by connecting common objects like cars, appliances and watches to the Internet through a variety of wireless technologies. FierceWireless will take an in-depth look at the latest developments in IoT. Download today.
The lack of industry standards coupled with an uncertain business model is making connected TV ads a challenge, but many companies are preparing for what could be a huge opportunity. In this eBrief, FierceCable discusses the future of connected tv and its advertising marketplace. Download Today!
LTE-Advanced is the next iteration in wireless network technology that is designed to enable faster data speeds and greater network capacity. This eBook from FierceWireless will take an in-depth look at LTE-Advanced and how it is being deployed in the U.S. and overseas. Download this free eBook today!
With the growth of smartphones and tablets, plus the onslaught of the Internet of Things, there is an even greater need to ensure that mobile networks are secure. FierceWireless explores the various types of security threats that operators must be on the lookout for as well as discusses various solutions to preventing any type of breach. Download this eBook today!
The Internet of Things vision calls for many different types of objects like cars, appliances and electronics to be connected to the internet and to each other in a seamless fashion. LTE is a critical element of the Internet of Things and we are already seeing things embedded with LTE modules. This eBrief will take an in-depth look at LTE and the role it plays in the Internet of Things vision – particularly how it fits with the automotive industry. Download this eBrief today!
TE Connectivity conducted surveys in the spring and fall of 2013 to gauge how service providers, hardware/software integrators and other segments of the industry are thinking about small cell technologies and their roles in the macro/micro network. The surveys found that attitudes and perceptions continue to evolve. Download this executive summary today!
This FierceCable eBrief will explore that while cable MSOs may be struggling to retain video customers, several Tier 2 and Tier 3 operators are growing their revenues by bundling VoIP services with their existing video and high-speed Internet packages. Download this eBrief today!
Wireless networks are becoming increasingly complex as operators must carefully manage many different aspects of the network in order to meet the growing demands for bandwidth. The good news is that there are a bevy of tools available that operators can deploy to help optimize the network. Download this eBook to explore the different tools and techniques to help operators maximize their next-gen networks.
Analysts expect the data-driven telecom analytics market to grow at an astounding rate over the next five years to become a $5.4 billion revenue market by the end of 2019. FierceTelecom will explore the different tools and techniques that operators can use to analyze and mine their data. Download this eBook today!
With rising programming costs reducing margins for their subscription video product, pay-TV providers are relying on sales of broadband Internet service to grow profits. This eBook will look at ways cable operators can benefit from subscribers that are relying more on Internet video for home entertainment. Download this eBook today!
Outfitting automobiles with wireless connectivity has become a No.1 priority for car makers. Learn the latest on the connected car space and what it means for wireless operators, car makers and consumers. Download this eBook today.
FierceCable discusses the latest technologies TV networks and content owners use to drive increased ratings and revenue from various video devices. Download for free today.
Driven by a never-ending appetite for bandwidth from businesses and consumers, service providers are in the process of upgrading their backbone and core networks. This eBook discusses the strategies, emerging standards, and technological advancements beyond 100G. Click here to download today.
Pirating video is an art form, with hackers changing their approach as often as a baseball coach changes his “steal” sign. This eBook will look at the content security landscape and how it’s changing. Click here to download.
Social TV is transforming TV. There's little doubt that TV has become 24/7 fare on Facebook and Twitter. This FierceIPTV eBook will provide an update on the various facets of social TV and will look at how changes in technology, like connected TVs and Internet ready devices, are accelerating its uptake among consumers. Download Now.