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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. Reserve Your Spot Today!
The Internet of Things (IoT) is a mega-trend that is impacting most industries across the globe. IoT will grow to become a $1.7 trillion market by 2020. However, this extremely lucrative IoT market also presents multiple challenges including lack of standardization, high dependence on low power technologies for sensors and innovations such as cloud and big data analytics, availability of multiple communication technologies and protocols giving rise to issues with interoperability and an extremely complex ecosystem. This whitepaper discusses:
- The IoT ecosystem and its key constituents
- Challenges faced in the real-time implementation of an end-to-end IoT solution
- Multiple protocols and technology options that can be leveraged to build an optimum IoT solution
Join us for 1-hour to cover topics such as video compression, buffering, adaptive bitrate, video MOS, YouTube content, IP characteristics and more. Reserve Your Spot Today!
The world of smart devices talking to each other - and to us - is well underway. But reaping the business rewards will depend on the ability to design and build a networking infrastructure that successfully manages the flood of data that comes from IoT. Download this free PDF to learn more.
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.
Join us as we discuss the important security challenges within the IoT and why security guidelines are so important. We will hear mobile operators and their partners discuss their role in securing the IoT- covering endpoint devices, service platforms and, of course, the mobile networks themselves. Register Now!
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!
Join this webinar to see how multi-play operators are using policy to manage network resource, develop innovative marketing offers and deliver an improved customer experience. Register to watch now!
The impending explosion in the Internet of Things (IoT)—where billions of devices and objects will be connected to the Internet—will likely present a big opportunity for app developers. This Webinar will look at some the challenges that developers must consider before developing IoT apps. Register to watch today!
In this webinar Richard Deasington from iDirect will summarize results from a recently completed FierceWireless survey on remote and rural connectivity and highlight the power of satellite to expand network coverage in a cost effective way. Register to Watch Today!
The race for viewers is on and the stakes are high. What are the reasons behind the shift, which side of the spectrum are you on, and what are the key considerations to help guide your OTT strategy? Register to watch now!
As service providers expand their networks to support new and evolving broadband services, legacy firewall solutions are unable to scale, maintain low latency, provide high quality of experience, and address emerging threat vectors. Download this whitepaper to understand the security capabilities service providers should consider to implement carrier-class network firewalls.
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!
This webinar takes a deep-dive look at how 4 big, hot topics in the communications industry affect tax: product bundling, net neutrality, safe harbor and rapid innovation. Now On-Demand!
This must-attend Equifax webinar – led by Equifax industry veterans Bill Brito, Chris Moss and Jeremy Mitchell – will demonstrate the benefits of NCTUE membership, and take a deep dive into the mechanics of alternative, industry specific data resources. Register Now!
Join us to find out how DDoS attacks are evolving, how protection, visibility and scalability are new opportunities for revenue generating services - and much more. Now on-demand!
In this webinar, discover how mobile operators are leveraging their unique capabilities beyond connectivity to deliver real world Transport solutions worldwide. Register to watch it 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!
Software-Defined Networking (SDN) is generating a lot of excitement, primarily as a way to simplify networking. It comes to the industry at a time when growing demand, greater service diversity, and increasing infrastructure complexity have challenged the ability of network operators to turn up and take down services quickly. Find out more 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!
This report continues the time-tested Heavy Reading multi-client research methodology of combining a Web survey of service pro-vider executives with one-on-one, in-depth interviews with leading SDN adopters. 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!
100G technology is being used in products, ranging from data center to core routing to DWDM, and the optical use cases can be particularly compelling. No matter where you are in the technology life cycle, 100G deserves a fresh look. Download this whitepaper 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.