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Whitepaper: Challenges in the Internet of Things (IoT)

Whitepaper | Presented by: Aricent

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

The Internet of Things Ready Infrastructure

Whitepaper | Presented by: F5

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.

Considerations for VoLTE Implementation

Whitepaper | Sponsored by: F5

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.

Ten Essentials for Securing LTE Networks

Whitepaper | Presented by: F5

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.

Infographic | Network Architecture

Whitepaper | Presented by: Cisco

Are you thinking about your next transition in network architecture? Download this infographic to find out more!

Carrier SDN: Service Provider Per-spectives, Transition Strategies & Use Cases 2014

Whitepaper | Presented by: Cisco

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!

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

Whitepaper | Presented by: Cisco

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!