Top 10 Videos of 2017

The Future of NFV

10. Samsung and Verizon Discuss 5G FWA Customer Trials

In 2017, Verizon announced 11 fixed wireless market customer trials with pre-commercial equipment. One of these first customer trials is with Samsung Networks, who brings four components to the trials: CPE, access units, the core and the chips that rounds out the end-to-end solution with Verizon. Magnus Ojert, VP and GM at Samsung Networks and Sanyogita Shamsunder, Director of Network Planning at Verizon spoke from MWC 2017 about the partnership between Verizon and Samsung Networks. Watch now >>

IIoT: Edge Compute for IoT

9. IIoT: Edge Compute for IoT

Alon Segal, CTO at Telit, talks with TIA NOW about the evolution of edge computing - from what it is to how it supports IoT use cases. Segal also explores use cases specifically in the Industrial IoT space and how narrow-band IoT plays a role in the progression of IoT business cases. Watch now >>


Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) Project Releases Code

8. Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) Project Releases Code

ONAP’s primary function and how can developers access this production-ready code base? Arpit Joshipura, GM of Networking & Orchestration at the Linux Foundation and Chris Rice, Senior Vice President at AT&T Labs tells us everything we need to know about ONAP.
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NFV: Service Assurance and Real-Time Analytics

7. NFV: Service Assurance and Real-Time Analytics

As the telco industry is going through significant transformation in automation and network virtualization, service assurance and real-time analytics play an important role. TIA NOW speaks with two important figures in the communications networking space: Andre Fuetsch, President of AT&T Labs and CTO of AT&T and Philippe Morin, COO at EXFO. Watch now >>

Network Slicing to Support 5G

6. Network Slicing to Support 5G

As 5G continues to take shape, network slicing will become a fundamental technology enabling a wide range of use cases. Joining TIA NOW's Clarence Reynolds to discuss the business cases and what network slicing can already do today are Chris Bachalo, Director of Service Provider Cloud Solutions at Juniper Networks and Angela Whiteford, VP of Marketing and Product Management for Affirmed Networks. Watch now >>

Smart City Platforms

5. Smart City Platforms

Steve Smiley, Executive Director of Smart Communities at Verizon and Rajesh Mishra, Founder and CTO at Parallel Wireless, talk about the quantifiable measurements of smart communities and how multiple solution providers can partner for smart city deployments. Watch now >>

NB-IoT: The First End-to-End Data Communications Call on Narrow Band IoT

4. NB-IoT: The First End-to-End Data Communications Call on Narrow Band IoT

Telit demonstrates the first end-to-end data communications call on narrow band IoT over the air, at Mobile World Congress 2017. Using band 20 on Telefónica's network and in partnership with Ericsson, these modules deliver NB-IoT data connectivity embedded in the connected sensors and devices. This milestone in technology, collaboration, and ecosystem development was achieved using a multi-vendor environment. Watch now >>


5G: Automation, Virtualization and Scale

3. 5G: Automation, Virtualization and Scale

The upside of 5G is huge and attracting a larger community of carriers, enterprise and application developers. TIA NOW spoke with industry leaders about where to look next for 5G and how virtualization and automation will impact the network: Drew Schulke, VP, Converged Networking of the Infrastructure Solutions Group at Dell EMC, Martin Bäckström, Head of Industry Area Datacom at Ericsson and John Healy, VP, Data Center Group and GM of the Data Center Network Solutions Group at Intel. Watch now >>

Nokia and Sprint Demonstrate Massive MIMO

2. Nokia and Sprint Demonstrate Massive MIMO

This 30-minute documentary episode on IoT explores the obstacles that the communications ecosystem faces in the race to 20-30 billion connected devices. How are companies dealing with security, scale, cost and the fractured nature of the current IoT landscape? How will businesses leverage the power of data analytics, when not all data is valuable? And how will 5G and standards play a role in the IoT revolution? Watch now >>

5G: The Design of Next-Generation Wireless Infrastructures

1. 5G: The Design of Next-Generation Wireless Infrastructures

This documentary episode explores the evolution of NFV and the hurdles faced when switching from infrastructure-heavy, legacy networks to virtualized networks. Industry leaders and experts also uncover the benefits and use cases behind the transition from hardware-based networks to software-driven ones, making NFV a reality for network operators. Watch now >>