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The SDN Transformation

Whitepaper | SPONSORED BY: Coriant

This white paper explores how SDN-based solutions can transform today's rigid transport infrastructure into a highly programmable network, one that is just as flexible, efficient and seamlessly scalable as data-center computing and storage resources. 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.

Ensuring Interoperability in Internet of Things (IoT)

Whitepaper | SPONSORED BY: Aricent

Click here to download a whitepaper that discusses the various opportunities in the Internet of things. The paper also provides insights into why interoperability is a challenge in the IoT ecosystem and how that challenge can be addressed.

LTE-Advanced: Implementing Carrier Aggregation (CA) for maximizing bandwidth

Whitepaper | SPONSORED BY: Aricent

Click here to download a whitepaper that provides exhaustive insights into Carrier Aggregation as a technology. The paper discusses the various types of carrier aggregation and the concept of Cross-Carrier Scheduling.

Scaling Mobile Network Security for LTE: A Multi-Layer Approach

Whitepaper | Brought to you by F5

This whitepaper outlines the new challenges introduced by LTE, specifically new security threats in the service provider network and the importance of implementing a dynamic, multi-layered security approach that makes use of virtualization, service chaining, and Diameter signaling platforms. Download now!

Operator Survey Report: Revenue Impact of Real-time Contextual Offers

Whitepaper | Sponsored by: Openet

Mobile operators can increase global data revenues by $47 billion by triggering upsell offers based on real-time customer context (e.g. usage information, application access, location, profile etc). This is one of the main findings from a survey of 87 operators carried out by Openet in October 2014. This operator survey report analyses the revenue impact of real-time contextual offers. Download today!

SDN Migration Strategies

Whitepaper | SPONSORED BY: Coriant

This new white paper describes three key migration strategies that can be employed to evolve a multi-layer network to a Software Defined Network. Download today to learn more!

Demystifying Routing Services in Software-Defined Networking

Whitepaper | SPONSORED BY: Aricent

Click here to download a whitepaper that provides exhaustive insights into the potential use cases for the Routing Service application in an SDN environment. It also discusses the network topologies for deployment in OpenFlow and non-OpenFlow networks.

Software Defined Networks (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV)

Whitepaper | Sponsored by Aricent

The communication service providers’ approach to build network infrastructure has seen a fundamental shift because of the introduction of SDN and NFV technologies. This paper discusses SDN & NFV technologies and their relationship. It also discusses the accelerators driving adoption and challenges impinging the adoption of the two technologies. Download the whitepaper.

The Importance of LTE Test Automation Framework for Service Providers

Whitepaper | Sponsored by Aricent

The introduction of new base stations requires Communication Service Providers (CSPs) to spend a significant amount of time validating the base station’s features and performance. This helps ensure a coherent operation among product releases, other network nodes, devices, markets and vendors. This whitepaper provides insight on how CSPs can leverage Aricent’s LTE eNodeB test framework to accelerate time to market and reduce costs when introducing new base stations in their networks. Download the whitepaper here.

Mobile Broadband Capacity: Evolving Concepts for Service Providers

Whitepaper | Sponsored by Aricent

Visual communications and the Internet of Things (IoT) are significantly driving the need for increased mobile broadband capacity. Technology enablers like Big Data and SDN / NFV provide tremendous opportunities for CSPs to innovate and reduce operational expenditures. This whitepaper provides insights on trends affecting mobile broadband access, challenges for CSPs, and some potential solutions to maximize operational effectiveness.

Telco Voice Moves to the Cloud

Whitepaper | Sponsored by: Alianza

Voice remains essential, but the business model needs fixing. The answer lies in the cloud. If you are involved in cost reduction initiatives, end-of-life network replacements and powering the launch of new services, read Alianza’s white paper and learn how the cloud can help you. Download your copy today.

Network Inventory Reconciliation Redefined

Whitepaper | SPONSORED BY: Aricent

This paper shares Aricent's workable solution - based on our experience with leading service providers - for addressing such challenges. The CSPs that wish to introduce LTE, Carrier WiFi/HetNet and SDN/NFV services can leverage this solution to automate network inventory reconciliation. Download Today!

Just-In-Time (JIT) Testing in the Virtual Network

Whitepaper | SPONSORED BY: Aricent

This paper attempts to demonstrate how Agile JIT testing has become an integral part of service providers' new product/service introduction process, how it creates value for the client and how it helps reduce cost and time to market. Download Today!

Benchmarking the Test Process

Whitepaper | SPONSORED BY: Aricent

This whitepaper assesses how Aricent's KPI framework can be leveraged to bolster the effectiveness of test assets by benchmarking the test processes for carriers, which would result in significant OpEx savings and improved quality. Download Today!