The Library

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Learn from AT&T: Revolutionize Internal Communications and Collaboration with Video

Webinar | Now Available On-Demand | Presented by: Kaltura and Akamai

Join this presentation to learn from AT&T about their case study and see a broad set of online video capabilities you could use to enhance your organization’s communications. Register to watch now!

Happy networks, happy customers

Video | Sponsored by: Tektronix

Mike Ropicky at Tektronix Communications believes that if the network performs well, delivering connectivity and speed, it makes customers happy, and happy customers don't churn. Watch now.

Passion and innovation pays dividends

Video | Sponsored by: Redknee

Being focused on real-time monetization is key to Redknee's success, but its CEO has been overwhelmed by the support of customers and employees since acquiring NSN’s BSS business. Watch now.

Tail-f talks SDN and NFV

Video | Sponsored by: Tail-F

Tail-f CTO Carl Moberg says people are starting to talk about SDN, but what they really mean is network abstraction. Watch now.

LTE growth in Apac driving innovation and monetization

Video | Sponsored by: Oracle

We have underestimated the growth in data and it is now unstoppable. Oracle’s Gordon Rawling stresses speed and agility over scalability. Watch now.

VoLTE and NFV targeted by Mavenir

Video | Sponsored by: Mavenir

Overcoming early VoLTE inhibitors has propelled Mavenir in helping operators worldwide to launch more IMS and virtualized services. Watch now.

LTE exposes back-office challenges

Video | Sponsored by: Elitecore

Why is LTE and its pure data offerings proving to be challenging for the back office? Vaibhav Mehta from Elitecore has the answers. Watch now.

Running Out of Bandwidth? Take a Fresh Look at 100G

Whitepaper | Sponsored by: Cisco

This white paper describes each of these technological advances and how this 100G benefit in scale can even be accomplished with existing, fully depreciated, legacy 10G DWDM systems. Download this white paper today.

Comprehensive Identity: A window into customer opportunity and risk

Webinar | Thursday, July 31, 2014, 2pm ET / 11am PT

In this exclusive Equifax webinar, Communication Service Providers will learn how to help spot risk and opportunity with "Comprehensive Identity"-the concept of building and linking all possible sources of identity to create a wider view of consumers and businesses for detailed segmentation of identity risk. Register today!

LTE Advanced Status Report

eBook | Published: June 30, 2014 | Sponsored by: Anritsu

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!

The New Reality: LTE Solutions for Fixed Applications

Webinar | August 27, 2014 | 2pm ET / 11am ET | Presented by: Telrad Networks

Trends show that fixed wireless operators seek to benefit from LTE capacity and standards momentum. However, most LTE solutions remain mobile-centric, neglecting the requirements of fixed networks, like simplified cores, Layer 2 services, etc. This Webinar will explore how operators, municipalities, utilities and others can leverage LTE in a seamless migration and what it means for them and their customers — today and tomorrow. Reserve your spot today!

Keeping Wireless Networks and Devices Secure

eBook | Published: May 30, 2014 | Sponsored by: Cloudmark and F5

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!

VoLTE - Using Policy to Deliver High Definition Voice Services

Whitepaper | Sponsored by: Openet

Learn how operators are delivering improved voice services while gaining the cost efficiencies of LTE. Download this free white paper today.

eBrief | Connected TV Advertising's Growing Potential

eBook | Published: July 28, 2014 | Sponsored by: Placemedia

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!

CSPs Using Predictive Analytics to Solve Some of Their Biggest Problems

Webinar | Thursday, September 25th, 10amET/7amPT | Presented by: Agilis International

Learn how some of the more forward-thinking CSPs are using predictive analytics to up-sell services, increase ARPU and eliminate fraud and risk. Register Today!

Next Generation Technical Support

Whitepaper | SPONSORED BY: Aricent

The next generation technical support whitepaper provides insights into how these next generation support models can be used to reduce risk and enhance customer satisfaction. Download Now!

Cloud RAN

Whitepaper | SPONSORED BY: Aricent

This whitepaper provides an overview of the Cloud RAN architecture. It also offers exhaustive insight into how you can leverage concepts like 'Active Antenna Array', 'Multi-band Radio Remote Heads', 'Centralized Baseband Units', 'Radio Network Controllers' etc. to develop and deploy cutting edge Cloud RAN solutions to improve network performance that can help improve your ROI. Download Now!

Realizing Open Flow Switches with Aricent Frameworks

Whitepaper | SPONSORED BY: Aricent

This whitepaper highlights the benefits of Aricent's OpenFlow frameworks, and explores how they can be leveraged to build pure or hybrid OpenFlow switches for deployments across campus, datacenter, enterprise, and service-provider networks. Download Today!

Increasing LTE Revenues: Top 10 Innovations and Operator Examples

Whitepaper | Sponsored by: Openet

Download this guidebook to learn about 10 leading service innovations to increase LTE revenue, examples and results from multipe operators worldwide and key BSS requirements to enable these services and reduce time to market. Download Today.

LTE Broadcast - When Will It Become A Reality?

Webinar | Wednesday, July 30th, 2pm ET / 11pm PT | Sponsored by: Anritsu

LTE broadcast replaces clunky unicast content delivery with a single-frequency network broadcast mode that can send the same content to mass audiences. This webinar will look at how operators are planning to use LTE broadcast and delve into what is involved to make the technology commercially feasible. Register today!

Consumerization and the CIO

Webinar | Now Available On-Demand | Sponsored by: PGi

From devices to services to apps, end users have a lot of choices - and those choices are bleeding into enterprise IT faster than ever. How do these changes affect IT strategy, budget and infrastructure? Register to watch now!

LTE Broadcast - Evolving and going beyond mobile

Webinar | Tuesday, August 26th, 1pm ET/ 10am PT | SPONSORED BY: Qualcomm

Tune-in to this webinar to learn more about Qualcomm's perspective on the various aspects of the evolution, and how our offerings enable operators to offer LTE Broadcast services today. Register Today!

Creating a Digital 6th Sense with LTE Direct


Tune-in to this webinar to understand how LTE Direct works, learn how it will benefit the entire mobile ecosystem, and see how LTE Direct is being tested today across an extensive set of innovative use cases. Register to watch now!

Target Field's All-Star Wireless Coverage and Capacity

Webinar | Now Available On-Demand | Presented by: TE Connectivity

In mid-July, Minneapolis' Target Field will host baseball's All-Star Game. Since the stadium opened in April 2010, Target Field has relied on a flexible distributed antenna system (DAS) to maintain strong and consistent wireless services within the facility. During this FastCast, you will hear the steps taken by Target Field to ensure a world-class fan experience by expanding their wireless coverage and capacity throughout the stadium. You will learn why a flexible, scalable DAS is critical to Target Field and what was done to prepare for this major sporting event. Register for this webinar today!

Customer Acquisition and Network Routing in Jeopardy. Industry Leaders Describe Impact of LNP Transition on Industry Operations

Webinar | Now Available On-Demand

In Part 2 of our series, hear from industry experts Dick LeFave, former CIO of Sprint and Jerry James, former CEO of COMPTEL on their concern for disruption to the US telecom network due to the potential change of the Local Number Portability Administrator (LNPA). Register Today to Watch Now!

eBrief: LTE Plays a Key Role In The Internet of Things

eBook | Published: May 27, 2014 | Sponsored by: Sequans

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!

Alternative Data Use for Communication Service Providers

Webinar | NOW AVAILABLE ON DEMAND | Presented by: Equifax

The telecom industry is fiercely competitive and often is faced with challenges in understanding how to differentiate, grow, and protect a business. By using alternative data and predictive analytics, Communications Service Providers can better understand their customers, business and market. In this must-attend webinar, Equifax telecom industry experts Sarah Hill and Pauline Claussen skip the high-tech jargon and explain the practical value of alternative data for Communications Service Providers through real-life examples. Register to watch now!

Customer Acquisition and Network Routing in Jeopardy - Know What's at Stake

Webinar | Now Available On-Demand | Presented by: Neustar

On June 9, the FCC announced a recommendation for the next Local Number Portability Administrator (LNPA). Estimates for the cost of this effort are at hundreds of millions of dollars with a likelihood of success at only 4%. Are you ready for a major infrastructure change next year?  Register to Watch Now!

From MDM to MDM: From managing devices, to apps, to data with mobile data virtualization

Whitepaper | Sponsored by: KidoZen

Major roadblocks are keeping CIOs from mobilizing their key business apps. Today, less than one-quarter of enterprise apps can be accessed from mobile devices. This white paper will explore key role mobile data virtualization plays in democratizing the access of business data from mobile apps, essential components of a mobile data virtualization solution, and the tangible benefits of mobile data virtualization. Download today!

Equipping an Increasingly Mobile Workforce

Webinar | Now available on-demand | Sponsored By: PGi

A recent survey revealed that enterprises in the United Kingdom are adopting "Choose Your Own Device" strategies twice as often at "Bring Your Own Device" strategies. This webinar will take a closer look at the business case for CYOD and considerations in implementing such a policy. Register Today!

Advancing the Network Through SDN and NFV

eBook | Published: May 19, 2014 | Sponsored by: Radisys and Spirent

FierceWireless explores the current status of SDN and NFV in this ebook. In addition, we look at some of the advanced capabilities the two technologies can offer. Download this eBook today!

Driving revenue from multiscreen opportunities

Webinar | Now Available On Demand | Sponsored by: Clearleap

Smartphones, tablets, smart TVs and other IP-connected devices are revolutionizing the way content providers, distributors and advertisers reach viewers. While multiscreen devices promise to increase viewer engagement and social interaction, the strategies for making money from these other screens are still evolving. This webinar will look at a variety of multiscreen strategies that are currently being used by pay-TV providers. Register to watch now!

eBrief | MSOs See New Era for VoIP

eBook | Published: April 28, 2014 | Sponsored by: Alianza

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!

Inside NFV - Why is virtualization important?

Webinar | Now Available On-Demand | Sponsored by: F5 Networks

Vendors claim that the wireless industry is about to go through a major change as operators simplify and scale their networks by separating hardware and software functionality and using virtualization to improve network management in the software layer. This webinar will look at the latest developments in NFV and what it means to operators and vendors. Register today!

Executive Summary | Thoughts on the Small Cell Evolution Part 2: Distributed Antenna Systems

eBook | Published: April 30, 2014 | Presented by: TE Connectivity

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!

CEM & Big Data

Whitepaper | Sponsored by: Amdocs

Customer focus needs more than investment. Download this ebook for key insights into the Telcos industry.

How to build a profitable metro-regional network

Webinar | Now Available On Demand | Sponsored by: Ciena

In this webinar we'll look at how service providers can craft retail business service offerings and revenue opportunities for specific verticals like education and health care. And we'll talk about the demand for Ethernet and optical services. Register to watch now!

Making the Move to Gigabit Services - What You Need to Know for a Successful Transition


This webinar will explore how to make a successful transition to Gigabit services. We will explore topics including market drivers for and FTTdp architectures, the value proposition, how to make FTTdp part of your FTTH Gigabit services toolkit, we will also explore other elements needed to complete your Gigabit toolkit. Register to watch now!

Video Analytics Strategies for Monetizing the Video Experience

Webinar | NOW AVAILABLE ON-DEMAND | Sponsored by: IneoQuest

As consumers have more ways to watch video than ever before, video providers are looking at new business strategies for monetizing their video services, to reduce churn, increase subscriber base, reduce capital and operational expenditure and optimize investments. This webinar will provide an overview of how providers can monetize their video services through video analytics strategies. Register to watch now!

Next-generation OSS is critical to delivering service agility in new virtualized networks

Whitepaper | Sponsored by: Oracle

This white paper outlines the key role the OSS will play in enabling CSPs to deploy and realize anticipated benefits from service agility, operational flexibility and cost optimization. Download today.

Dissecting Telco Customer Data Analytics

eBook | Published: March 31, 2014 | Sponsored by: Neustar and Spirent

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!

Profiting from Over the Top Video

eBook | Published: March 31, 2014 | Sponsored by: Ooyala

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!

Self-optimizing networks deliver the new customer experience

Webinar | NOW AVAILABLE ON DEMAND | Presented by: Amdocs

In this presentation, the speakers will discuss the strategic move towards automation, the impact of current and future self-optimizing network (SON) use cases on the customer experience, and identify key differentiators among the leading SON providers. Register to Watch Now!

Small Cells and Network Evolution

Webinar | Now Available On-Demand | Presented by: TE Connectivity

With LTE becoming commonplace in the US, mobile operators need to drive more capacity into the network, and small cells are one way to do that. In this presentation, the speakers will discuss how small cells fit into the macro network, how small cells integrate with DAS, and how the mobile network has evolved from the 3G days. Register to watch now!


Making 1000x a Reality

Webinar | NOW AVAILABLE ON DEMAND | Presented by: Qualcomm

Tune-in to this webinar to understand how our "unplanned hyper-dense small cells deployment" concept and UltraSON suite of features performed in real life. Register to watch now!

Managing Network Traffic

eBook | Published: February 18, 2014 | Sponsored by: F5 and Vasona Networks

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.

Minimizing Wireless Network Security Threats

Webinar | Now Available On-Demand | Sponsored By: F5

By deploying LTE, operators are moving to an IP architecture that makes it easier to hack because it's a familiar territory for hackers. This webinar will delve into the reasons why LTE networks are vulnerable to security threats and also look at what can be done to minimize the threat. Register to Watch Now!

LNPA Change Could Cost Telecom Industry $719M in First Year

Webinar | Now available On-Demand! | Presented by: Neustar

What could go wrong with a huge database migration? Find out what telecom carriers may experience if the nation’s local number portability administrator is changed in this review of the costs and strategic risks of changing how number portability administration is performed in the US. Register today!

Beyond connectivity: Business Innovation with M2M Solutions

Webinar | Now available on-demand | Sponsored by: Vodafone

During this webinar, we will introduce how the adoption of M2M technologies will result in business innovation, and the real customer case will be addressed to validate its deployment. Register today to watch now!

Smart Wi-Fi Offload For Continuity Of Experience - The True OTT Differentiator

Webinar | Now Available On-Demand | Presented by: Birdstep

This webinar will cover in detail the key first step of understanding how users are really behaving through intelligent application of big data analytics. Learn how intelligent Wi-Fi offload helps deliver a consistent, continuous and high-quality experience across heterogeneous networks combining Wi-Fi and 4G/LTE. Register to watch now!

Making the Leap to IP Hosted Business Communications Services

Webinar | Now available on-demand | Sponsored by: Oracle

This webinar will cover a range of topics related to the delivery of Hosted Business Communications services, including: how to identify and qualify business customers that stand to benefit the most, case studies on service providers who have successfully "made the leap" to offering hosted business communications services, and much more! Register to watch now!

The future of LTE Advanced - mobile broadband and beyond

Webinar | NOW AVAILABLE ON-DEMAND | Presented by: Qualcomm

With LTE Advanced already here and proliferating, industry is ready to take it further. Tune-in to this webinar to understand the enhancements in the works and the new frontiers LTE Advanced is poised to reach. Register to watch today!

Policy Unbound: Virtualization, LTE, & the customer-centric network

Whitepaper | Sponsored by: Openet

This white paper, jointly produced by Heaving Reading and Openet, discusses the future of policy management and also includes results of a survey of 80 operators and their plans for policy management. Download today.


Video for Mobile Workers: The Challenges and the Payoff for the Enterprise

Webinar | Now Available On-Demand | Sponsored by: RAMP

Join us on March 13th to discuss online video and its uses for a mobile workforce, including company training, collaboration, employee engagement and more. Register to learn about the challenges of online video, and how companies can best support mobile workers with reliable video to get their jobs done better. Register Today!

eBook | Driving The Business Case For The Connected Car

eBook | Sponsored by: AT&T | Published: November 18, 2013

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.

Catching the Next Wave in Smart Technology

eBook | Sponsored by: Bluetooth Special Interest Group

Bluetooth is no longer relegated to streaming audio and hands-free phone operation. Take a look at some of the latest "appcessories" - accessories + applications that are changing the world as we know it. Download Today!

Overcoming the Cell Signal Coverage Challenge

eBook | Sponsored by Wilson Electronics | Published: August 30, 2013

The rise of mobile technology comes with the increasing demand for strong wireless signals. This eBook explores mobile technology solutions to keep consumers connected. Download for free today.

Creating A Scalable Enterprise

eBook | Sponsored by: Windstream | Published: August 19, 2013

As enterprises capture and create data scaling up into petabytes and beyond, it’s not just a matter of adding a few more CPUs and disks. The storage may need to reside physically closer to the processing resources. Learn more today!

Making Money from Multiscreen

eBook | Sponsored by Ateme, Harris Broadcast, Kontron, Ramp, Vubiquity and PacketVideo Corporation | Published July 31, 2013

Cable operators and networks are slowly building a platform that could make multiscreen programming and advertising a much bigger business. Learn more today.

Cable Operators Embrace Video Caching

eBook | Sponsored by Qwilt and Akamai | Published: May 27, 2013

On-demand Internet video consumption is a trend that continues to climb. Perhaps, one of the best ways to respond to the demand is to embrace it. Learn more today.

Heralding the Data Center Renaissance

eBook | Sponsored by Windstream | Published: May 27, 2013

FierceTelecom discusses the very latest in data center development and teaches you how to build more successful service models. Download for free today.

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Android Fragmentation

eBook | Sponsored by: uTest | Published: April 15, 2013

Fragmentation between the multiple Android operating systems continues to plague device makers, developers and wireless operators. This eBook explores ways to overcome these challenges. Download for free today.

Survey: Thoughts On The Small Cell Evolution

eBook | Sponsored by: TE Connectivity | Published: May 20, 2013

The switch to small cell technology is still in its early stages. TE Connectivity conducted a survey among industry leaders asking them what really defines small cells. Download today to learn more.

Making the Most of Small Cell Deployments

eBook | Sponsored by: Cisco | Published: May 13, 2013

Before smalls cells fully meet their potential, obstacles such as backhaul, power and location must be overcome. FierceWireless teaches you how your company can best use smalls cells to your advantage. Download for free today.

The Promise of VoLTE

eBook | Sponsored by: Acme Packet, Anritsu, Ascom Network Testing and Radisys. | Published: March 25, 2013

While operators are hesitant to move to VoLTE at the moment, experts predict that all operators will eventually move their services over. FierceWireless analyzes when the VoLTE switch will likely occur and how. Download for free today.

Cable's Next TV Everywhere Obstacle: 'Download to Go'

eBook | Sponsored by: Ooyala, Verimatrix, Irdeto and IneoQuest | Published: February 28, 2013

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.

The Roadmap to LTE Advanced

eBook | Sponsored by: Radisys | Published: February 19, 2013

This eBook from FierceWireless will look at the various aspects of the LTE-Advanced standard as well as how operators are likely to deploy the technology. Download for free today.

Minimizing the OTT Threat

eBook | Sponsored by: CounterPath | Published: February 4, 2013

This eBook will provide an in-depth look at the threat from OTT providers, and examine how operators are making progress in delivering content to their customers. Click here to download today.

Understanding the Small Cell Phenomenon

eBook | Sponsored by: Cisco, Radisys, and Aricent Group | Published: October 15, 2012

This eBook will examine the various types of small cell solutions — microcells to picocells to femtocells and more —and look at how these solutions are being deployed in the network. Click here to download today.

Is VoLTE the Next Generation of Voice?

eBook | Sponsors: Radisys and Mavenir | Published: August 27, 2012

This eBook will look at the latest developments in VoLTE and what it means for wireless operators and the entire wireless ecosystem. To read more Download for free today.

Managing Wireless Network Capacity

eBook | Sponsored by: Crown Castle and Nokia Siemens Networks | Published: June 12, 2012

This eBook will look at Wi-Fi offloading, small cell deployments, spectrum optimization and other technology solutions as well as pricing models that operators can use to stretch the capacity on their existing networks. Click here to download.

Making Backhaul Better

eBook | Sponsored by: Radisys, Tellabs, and Ciena | Published: June 18, 2012

This eBook from FierceWireless will delve into the various backhaul options available to carriers and provide some insight into how North American operators are currently coping with the growing demand for backhaul. Click here to download.

Carrier WiFi Strategy

eBook | Sponsored by: Cisco | Published: June 12, 2012

This eBook from FierceCable will examine the competitive landscape for carrier WiFi, the costs of building WiFi access points, and how the technology may be used to deliver advanced services. Click here to download.

Making 4G Profitable and Successful

eBook | Sponsored by: Radisys and Crown Castle | Published: April 18, 2012

This eBook from FierceWireless will explore what 4G applications and devices will benefit consumers and make them migrate quickly to the 4G networks, how operators can differentiate their 4G networks from the competition, and what operators can do now to ensure that they will have enough spectrum to meet the growing bandwidth demands. Download for free today.

The Coming Age of Social TV

eBook | Sponsored by KIT Digital and Ooyala | Published April 12, 2012

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.