5G network strategies: Deploying and securing Edge clouds

Date: 18th June Time: 2pm EST / 7pm UK Time To deliver consistent performance in 5G networks, and low latency ultra-reliable services in particular, it is widely expected that operators will need edge cloud infrastructure. Hosting applications and content closer to the “user” should improve the service experience and enable high performance applications that are […]

Enterprise 5G and Getting Ready for the Edge

Date: 17th June 2020 Time: 3pm UK Time 5G has inherent potential to help open up the enterprise market for mobile service providers through a range of innovative use cases and deployment models. But to realise and scale such opportunity needs a new and fit-for-purpose digital approach to BSS that supports Edge based use cases. […]

How to improve project collaboration between vendors and CSPs

Date: 12th May Time: 2pm UK Time This webinar explores how communications service providers and their engineering vendors are adapting their businesses to leverage collaboration so they can increase the velocity of their projects and accelerate the delivery of services. Whether it is a CSP that works with multiple vendors to deliver projects (1:X), or […]

Network-as-a-Service: Transforming the Enterprise Marketplace

Date: 6th May Time: 3pm UK Time Network-as-a-service (NaaS) not only represents an opportunity for communications service providers (CSPs) to enhance their network and cloud services offerings, it also translates into enhanced choice, agility and service reach for their enterprise customers. To understand the NaaS drivers, opportunities and technical requirements, Heavy Reading and Omdia, in […]

Testing Times: Preparing for 5G Deployment Success

Date: 28th April Time: 10am UK Time Challenging times are impacting 5G deployments. Don’t think of this as time lost, but extra time to better prepare processes and procedures for successful project deployment. In this webinar, we will focus on how you can prepare for successful commissioning and deployment of 5G in the field and […]

Optimising network and subscriber analytics in a cloud-native environment

Date: 21st April Time: 2pm UK Time Spending on 5G network infrastructure is expected to jump from $528 million in 2018 to $26 billion in 2022. Such level of investments can only be made intelligently if operators are prepared to not only handle but also create values from the data storm turbo-charged by 5G. More […]

The disaggregation of networks is already happening

Date: 18th February Time: 3pm UK Time It is early days for disaggregation in IP networks, but it’s coming sooner than you think. The industry can already cite some real-world examples of large-scale disaggregated networks. The service providers’ economic model hasn’t changed in years. Lower CapEx of new IP routers built on traditional models will […]

Boosting Your 5G Monetization with a Distributed Cloud Architecture for Charging

Date: 4th February Time: 4pm UK Time Visibility, control, security and maintaining governance and compliance are all critical for managing your infrastructure — for virtual networking and operations. However, these are becoming more difficult and time consuming as your infrastructure evolves to a mix of bare metal, virtual, cloud and container environments. How can you […]

Virtualized RAN: 4G/5G Strategies, Opportunities and Pitfalls

Date: 22nd January Time: 4pm UK Time Are operators virtualizing their RAN? When, and with what goals in mind? Heavy Reading surveyed over 80 global operators to gain their perspective on deploying virtualized RAN solutions. In this webinar we share the results of that survey, sponsored by Red Hat. We focus on vRAN deployment opportunities […]

Transforming OSS/BSS From Monoliths to Cloud-Native Applications

Date: 11th December Time: 5pm UK Time  Communication service providers are constantly looking to deliver the best digital experience to their customers, made possible by best-in-class infrastructures and technologies. But when faced with legacy infrastructure that relies on monolithic applications and lengthy IT processes, they struggle to deliver the experience customers expect. Modernizing OSS/BSS requires […]

Finding the Best Antenna Approach for Successful 5G Deployments

Date: 11th December Time: 10am UK Time  The 5G age has arrived. Whilst we are already seeing deployments in some European markets, at CommScope we understand network solutions aren’t one-size-fits-all and that approaching your 5G deployment involves various and important considerations, which may turn the network upgrade into a complex and daunting task. To seize […]

Using Big Data Analytics for Better Network Insights in the Cloud Era

Date: 10th December Time: 3pm UK Time A wide choice of Internet applications and services and ubiquitous connectivity across all devices are changing how online content and OTT video are consumed. Service providers need better insights into what is happening throughout their network — most importantly in the “first mile” — to optimize the delivery […]

5G – How to Deliver on the Big Promises

Date: 10th December Time: 10am UK Time As 5G lab testing continues apace and early service launches are happening across the globe, what can you do to understand the implications and prepare to ride the big 5G wave that’s heading your way? In this webinar, we will level-set on what 5G is and then focus […]

Beyond Connectivity – How to Monetise IoT

Date: 27th November  Time: 3pm UK Time Many operators are betting big on IoT generating new revenue streams. With 5G, the stakes are getting higher. The GSMA have forecast the IoT market to be worth $1.1 trillion in revenue by 2025. But connectivity will account for only 5% of this figure. So, the question is […]

AIOps: The ‘Must-Have’ for Service Providers in the Age of OTT & 5G

Date: 20th November Time: 3pm UK Time From physical to virtual to cloud (and now multicloud) infrastructures, networks are getting more diverse and challenging to manage. Humans and manual processes can no longer keep pace with network innovation, evolution, complexity and change. Enter AIOps. To keep up with the ever-growing amounts of data from different […]

Agile Integration for OSS/BSS Flexibility, Reusability & Scale

Date: 19th November Time: 5pm UK Time Disparate operations support systems (OSS) and business support systems (BSS) generally lack interoperability, limiting the exchange of data. Further, while existing solutions may have significant value to offer, they typically lack the flexibility to access the embedded metrics and data needed to synthesize more holistic views and address […]

Be 5G ready With Next-Gen Programmable Radio

Date: 5th November Time: 3pm UK Time 5G drives a wealth of applications, from IoT to telemedicine. It’s not just about latency; bandwidth is key to massively expanding the scale and availability of these applications. The new age network architecture is shaping up to meet imminent demands on the scalable networks that need more bandwidth […]

FTTx Mantra – Building Next-Generation Scalable Access Networks

Date: 31st October Time: 2pm UK Time In a bid to create multi-gigabit-capable access networks, operators across the globe are looking to build converged data networks that are scalable, resilient and can support multiple use-cases for both wired and wireless connectivity. However, creating such a service-oriented-network requires detailing out several considerations, including required network characteristics, […]

Automate OSS/BSS to Drive Innovation & Reduce Operating Costs

Date: 30th October Time: 5pm UK Time By modernizing business, IT and network systems, digital service providers can not only improve customer experience, but also unveil opportunities for new revenue and new business models. Consolidating these systems and deploying them on virtualized network architectures, increases efficiency and establishes a foundation for pervasive process automation. In […]

The New Disaggregation Model

Date: 24th October Time: 2pm UK Time Cloud computing fundamentally changed the way data centers deploy applications, control users and deliver resources. Driven by new virtualization technologies, low-cost white boxes and the development of automated operations, today’s data centers allow organizations to be more agile and cost-effective. In contrast, the network architecture of service providers […]