eBrief
How STIR/SHAKEN Restores Consumer Trust in Phone Companies
Neustar

Nothing has done more to erode consumer trust in phone calls and carriers than caller ID spoofing, robocalls, and the scams that nefarious players run. Now Secure Telephone Identity Revisited (STIR) and Signature-based Handling of Asserted Information Using toKENs (SHAKEN) are rebuilding that consumer trust. Download now.

eBook
Making 5G Work
Keysight Technologies

Learn how to accelerate 5G designs, ace conformance testing, ensure carrier acceptance, and reduce manufacturing test times and costs. Download now.

Webinar
Accelerating Our 5G Future: A First Look at 3GPP Rel-17 and Beyond
December 17, 2019 | 12pm ET / 9am PT | Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Join this webinar to get an insider’s first look at these newly defined Release 17 projects and discover how these new projects will take us another step closer to delivering on the 5G vision. Register now.

Video
Next Gen Wireless Networks Summit Interview - Qualcomm’s Dr. Yeliz Tokgoz
Qualcomm

In this interview from Next Gen Wireless Networks Summit 2019, Dr. Yeliz Tokgoz from Qualcomm discusses how commercial 5G deployments are going thus far; what the future of 5G entails and what can be expected from the next release of specifications; and Qualcomm’s view on 6G.

Webinar
Monetizing Enterprise 5G: Harnessing the $600B Opportunity with Real-Time Data
December 12, 2019 | VoltDB

Research shows that the 5G enterprise and IoT market could be a $619 billion opportunity by 2026. In this webinar, experts from Openet and VoltDB will explore the lucrative opportunities of a 5G-enabled enterprise for telcos and why the ability to harness real-time data is an absolute necessity in empowering the full monetization of 5G-enabled services. Register now.

Webinar
Beyond Connectivity – How Operators are Delivering Transformative, Added-Value Services in IoT
Recorded on December 10, 2019 | GSMA

Beyond Connectivity describes how mobile operators are delivering innovative and transformative solutions to customers. Hear about Beyond Connectivity IoT solutions are driving innovative new services across a diverse range of sectors, transforming industries, businesses and lives. Register now.

Whitepaper
Cloud Enablement
Altran

Altran has designed and developed an architecture model to address the challenges of the transformation journey. Download this whitepaper to know more about how Altran’s solutions leverage open source frameworks to help our clients move forward in their journey to digital maturity.

Whitepaper
Orchestrating 5G and Open-source
Altran

With 5G networks right on the curve, this whitepaper provides an overview over NFV’s history, its motivation, key use cases and success blocking challenges. It describes the role that open-source is playing towards its future – although late – success, providing the crucial example of Orchestration solutions. In parallel, the paper attempts to provide answers to the following important questions:

  • What will be the role of NFV in 5G?
  • How is open-source software influencing the future of NFV?
  • Why is open-source increasingly relevant for the Telecom business?
Whitepaper
5G NR networks are here – let’s test!
Rohde & Schwarz

This whitepaper describes 5G NR technology basics like beamforming for synchronization signals and broadcast channel information and how to test a 5G NR network. Download now.

Whitepaper
Keeping the Voice Channel Open for Business: Win the Robocalling War
Neustar

Phone companies fight illegal robocalls in order to answer consumers’ cries for help and to respond to regulatory pressures. Yet there is additional value for service providers: by restoring trust in the call experience, they will see benefits to their top- and bottom-line results. Download the whitepaper now.

Webinar
Making Sense of a FTTX Business Plan in a 4G/5G Environment
Recorded on November 19, 2019 | CommScope

Attend this webinar to hear strategies and challenges to address to ensure success with Wireless & Wireline convergence and the implementation of 4G densification & 5G magnitude to increase access points in the outside plant. Register Now!

eBrief
Realizing New 5G Possibilities With the Intelligent Wireless Edge
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Powered by 5G technology, the intelligent wireless edge creates a world of constant connectivity, with virtually unlimited opportunities for transforming all aspects of business and personal life. This whitepaper will dive into these possibilities, download it now.

Whitepaper
Why the Time Is Now to Transition TDM to IP
Ciena

Within the last decade, transitioning from TDM to IP has no longer become a question of “if” but rather “when.” But is that time now? To find out, we conducted an in-depth survey of 102 telecommunications service providers that currently operate TDM networks. Find out what we learned.

Whitepaper
Biometrics in Telecom: Improving Customer Authentication and Fraud Prevention
Nuance

Carriers are increasingly adopting voice and behavioral biometrics. This whitepaper details why, as larger subscriber bases and more devices per subscriber result in more customer interactions, biometrics is a win-win for customers and carriers. Download it now!

Video
Red Hat, Altiostar, and Intel Discuss Open vRAN at MWC Americas 2019
Red Hat

Fierce caught up with Red Hat, Altiostar, and Intel at MWC Americas to discuss how they are shaking up the open vRAN market. Watch the video to learn about the new wave of RAN technologies, key benefits for customers, and how collaborative efforts helped Rakuten build the greenfield wireless network in Japan. Watch now!

Webinar
5G Core Operational Aspects: Running a Software-Defined Network
Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Intel

This webinar series will examine the challenges and promises of operating in a software-defined core network.

Paid Marketplace
[Poster] Your Guide to Passing 5G NR Conformance Tests
Keysight Technologies

With 5G commercialization underway, you need complete information on conformance tests for base stations and devices. Keysight's latest poster, 5G New Radio Standards and Conformance Tests, is packed with the details you need to know about 5G NR, base station, and device test requirements. Order now.

Whitepaper
Enabling AI Research for 5G Networks with NI SDR
National Instruments

5G communications systems are considerably more complex than previous generations. As communication systems continue to grow in complexity, machine learning and artificial intelligence offer interesting ways to improve these systems and foster new kinds of innovation. Download now.

Webinar
Converging TDM to IP: How to Maximize TDM Business Services with a Modern Packet-Based Network
Recorded on October 23, 2019 | Ciena

Join this webinar to learn how converging legacy and modern packet services onto a common packet-based network simplifies service delivery while reducing costs to retain existing and attract new customers. Register now!

Webinar
Optimize 5G Buildout Investment with Location Data
Recorded on October 15, 2019 | Pitney Bowes

With first 5G commercial services already launched, the industry is now gearing up for massive network buildouts. Because of the huge investments involved, clearly understanding where the potential customers are located, and how to optimally deploy infrastructure to maximize ROI is a critical requirement for operators. Accurate location data, be it customer demographics or utilities and fiber availability on the towers is a critical component of that requirement. Tune in to this webinar to understand how to employ augmented data for richer, faster location analytics and data-driven decisions.

Webinar
What’s in the Future of 5G?
Recorded on October 1, 2019 | Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

See how far Qualcomm has come on the journey to 5G commercialization, learn what new 5G technologies are in the works, and understand how advances in AI and the edge cloud will complement the continued evolution of 5G and deliver on the full promise of their 5G vision. Register now!

Research
[Report] Q2 2019 Brightcove Global Video Index
Brightcove

Interested in learning about the latest viewer preferences and behaviors? You’re in luck: We mined our data to compile insights on everything from the battle for OS dominance to engagement patterns by device. Download the report.

Research
Road to a Better Refund: 2019 Credit Balance Refund Report
Wirecard

Credit balance refunds are not just a bump in the road for companies; they’re an opportunity to transform a common customer service scenario into a competitive advantage. Our 2019 Credit Balance Refund Report gets to the bottom of what consumers expect from refunds — and what’s in it for you. Download now.

Whitepaper
Reimagine a mobile network that lowers your costs and makes you more competitive
Cisco Systems

The current model for building a mobile network is outdated. See the benefits of an open software-defined 5G architecture even when using LTE access. Highlighting Rakuten, an industry pioneer in the application of this new method, these best practices are equally applicable to existing networks. Download now.

Webinar
Laying the Groundwork for 5G in the Enterprise
Recorded on September 25, 2019 | Telit

The first use case for 5G is obviously improved mobile connectivity with faster speeds and lower latencies. But beyond that, the sky’s the limit for 5G use cases, which will probably emerge as a result of real business needs. Register Now!

Paid Marketplace
[Poster] Curious about how to reduce your chamber size for OTA testing?
Rohde & Schwarz

Learn more about the most critical OTA parameters and get an overview of how to perform far-field measurements at near-field distances to reduce the size of your OTA setup. Order the poster to explore OTA testing and discover the most compact OTA test solutions for antenna and device testing.

Webinar
Simplifying 5G Channel Modeling for RF Testing Needs
Recorded on September 19, 2019 | Spirent

Attend this webinar to learn more about the intricacies of real-world 5G environments and how 3D channel modeling software can simplify the creation of complex propagation scenarios in a lab setting. Register Now!

Webinar
Designing for 5G: What You Need to Know
Recorded on September 17, 2019 | Sierra Wireless

Join this webinar to learn about new eMBB use cases that 5G has opened for the IoT market, things to consider when designing a 5G connected product, what designing a module taught us about 5G, and tips to keep your 5G device and data secure. Register Now!

eBrief
Read why CSPs need edge computing to unlock new business opportunities
Ericsson

Our research, estimates that by 2024, 25% of mobile data traffic will be transported across 5G networks. A significant portion of this traffic will be communication between devices (M2M) and between devices and people (M2P). To seize the opportunities promised by these M2M & M2P use cases, service providers must distribute compute, storage and network resources to the edge. Edge NFVI is a solution optimized to handle traffic through such a distributed network with the required latency at low cost and with high throughput. Download this solution brief to learn more.

Webinar
URLLC and Value Creation Across the Ecosystem
Recorded on September 11, 2019 | Intel Corporation

Release 16 will focus on ecosystem, end-to-end network orchestration and may encourage more key network parameters, rather than capacity and top speeds. This webinar explores how URLLC, edge computing, network automation and orchestration will evolve the existing wireless ecosystem.  Register now.

Webinar
Real-Time Threat Prevention for an Evolving 5G World
Recorded on September 10, 2019 | VoltDB

While monetization is the primary concern for launching 5G, a close second is how to protect the infrastructure from threats such as fraud, intrusion and any anomalous behavior. In this webinar, VoltDB Chief Technologist, Dheeraj Remella, will explore how to leverage data and machine learning for real-time threat prevention in the 5G era. Register now.

Webinar
C-V2X Takes the Fast Lane: From Commercial Readiness to Addressing New Use Cases With 5G NR
Recorded on August 28, 2019 | Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

This webinar will discuss how Release 14 C-V2X, the initial phase of C-V2X, is gaining momentum with expected commercial readiness around 2019, the role of C-V2X and 5G in enabling smarter transportation, and more. Register now!

Webinar
The Evolution of Biometrics in Telecom: Challenges and Opportunities
Recorded on August 21, 2019 | Nuance Communications and Deutsche Telekom

Learn more about the need for frictionless authentication, and the risks involved and the potential for fraud. How will biometric solutions address the problems? Register now and hear recent use cases where biometrics have been used in the customer support channels to address potential fraud.

Webinar
5G Impact on Wireless Device Testing Requirements
Recorded on August 20, 2019 | Spirent Communications

The webinar will discuss 5G application-driven network performance requirements and key focus areas for testing. It'll also cover both expected and unexpected test challenges and how to assure you’re prepared for what lies ahead. Register now!

eBrief
How Will 5G Impact Wireless Retailers?
iQmetrix

Many industry watchers think that the race to 5G will significantly change how wireless companies do business. For wireless companies that are researching and preparing to make the switch to 5G, here is how the new network will impact their business as retailers. Download now to learn more. 

eBrief
LTE-M: Advantages of Next-Gen Connectivity
Aeris

LTE-M can provide additional benefits to scores of industries, including lower cost modules, extended device battery life, security features, and better signal penetration. Download this eBrief to learn more about which industries are likely to take advantage of LTE-M first, some of the initial use cases for LTE-M, and how LTE-M will evolve as mobile networks transition to 5G.

eBrief
Mobile mmWave Is Here — and Indoor Deployment Opportunities Abound
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Download this free eBrief today. Learn more about recent technology innovations that have overcome the mobile mmWave challenge, new indoor use cases that 5G NR mmWave is bringing, the best practices for deploying indoor mmWave networks, and 5G NR mmWave coverage and performance in real-life indoor venues and enterprises.

Webinar
Economic Benefits of Model-Driven Telco Cloud Infrastructure
Recorded on July 24, 2019 | Hewlett Packard Enterprise

This webinar will present the outcomes of an economic analysis of alternatives in telco cloud infrastructure design in large-scale service provider deployments. Register now!

Webinar
From Single Screens to Pervasive Screens – What Technologies and Use Cases Will Drive Video Everywhere?
Recorded on July 23, 2019 | InterDigital

A research report by ABI Research predicts the transformation of a world where interaction with a single screen is the norm to a world of the “pervasive screen.” What business and use case opportunities will this unlock? Register Now!

Survey
Evolving TDM Survey
FierceTelecom

This survey will reveal details about the timing, technology challenges, and strategies for evolving the TDM infrastructure. Share your thoughts for a chance to win a $5 Starbucks gift card and the opportunity to gain valuable insight into the market. 

Webinar
5G Core Webinar Series - Heart of the Transformation
Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Intel

This webinar series will examine key considerations of 5G core network planning including functional, technological and economical aspects.

  • 4G to 5G Transition Planning
    Recorded on June 6, 2019
    Explore the options for 5G and 4G interworking deemed crucial for enabling operators to offer seamless service delivery.
  • 5G and the IT-ification of Telecommunications
    Recorded on June 27, 2019
    Hear how the adoption of IT and cloud concepts will enable the creation of agile and flexible open networks, and will discuss how a cloud-native approach, leveraging micro-service design, DevOps concepts and container virtualization, can deliver that promise.
  • 5G Core Sourcing Strategies
    Recorded on July 18, 2019
    Get answers to key questions to help service providers consider changes and optimizations that may be needed in the sourcing processes in getting ready for 5G core networks.
Webinar
LTE-M: Leveraging New IoT Technologies into Diverse Industries
Recorded on July 10, 2019 | Aeris

Which industries are likely to take advantage of LTE-M first? What are some of the initial use cases for LTE-M? And how will LTE-M evolve as mobile networks transition to 5G? Attend this webinar to learn more.

eBrief
Transform Your Customer Experience with ServiceNow
ServiceNow

Read this eBrief to learn how to not only revolutionize customer experience, but also bring a new, iterative approach to operations and accelerate time to value for service providers.

Webinar
Powering Small Cells in the 5G Era
Recorded on June 26, 2019 | Alpha

For those planning or implementing an outdoor small cell network, this free webinar will outline issues with powering small cells, and discuss the alternative remote techniques being used by network providers today. Register now!

Webinar
From Legacy to Leader: Propelling Sales and Marketing through Digital Transformation in the Telecom Industry
Recorded on June 25, 2019 | Seismic

Get a refreshed point of view on how digital transformation can address your biggest pain points. This webinar will demystify the state of the Telecom industry, the challenges sellers and marketers face, and outline how digital transformation can propel your organization from a legacy service provider to a leaderRegister now!

Whitepaper
Learn more about radio fundamentals for cellular networks today
Rohde and Schwarz

Despite the increase in complexity of wireless standards and devices, cellular technologies have a set of common principles that form the basis behind the design of cellular systems.

This white paper explores the basic principles and examine the underlying technologies that lay the foundation for today’s and future cellular systems.

Register and download here.

Whitepaper
Get ready for over-the-air (OTA) testing!
Rohde and Schwarz

Future technologies and standards will make over-the-air (OTA) testing mandatory. At the same time, integrated antennas are becoming more common with each development cycle such as for low-cost IoT devices and 5G mmWave devices. 

Since measurement requirements will change with OTA testing, engineers need a basic understanding of antennas and antenna measurements.

Download this white paper to learn more about key antenna parameters and how to set up and calibrate OTA test systems.

Webinar
What Use Cases Will Unlock 5G’s Value?
Recorded on June 20, 2019 | InterDigital

There is a new use case within 5G. What will those vertical services entail? Which industries will benefit the most? What new types of equipment, infrastructure and capabilities will be needed to drive them? Find out during this webinar. Register now!

Webinar
STIR-SHAKEN: The Pressure is on to Restore Consumer Trust in Calls
Recorded on June 5, 2019 | Ribbon and Neustar

In this webinar, you will learn more about the regulatory aspects, architecture and deployment best practices for STIR-SHAKEN. Register Now!

Webinar
The Ultimate Wi-Fi: Which Wi-Fi 6 Access Points Will Make the Grade?
Recorded on May 21, 2019 | Strategy Analytics, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., and Quantenna

Don't miss this webinar as Strategy Analytics identifies the most important features needed for Wi-Fi 6 to live up to its promise, outlining what OEMs, enterprises, service providers and consumers should look for in chipsets and systems. Register now.

Paid Marketplace
THE MISSION CRITICAL TEST EQUIPMENT FUNDING OPPORTUNITY FROM NIST PSCR
NIST PSCR

Commercial testing cannot always ensure a device’s proper performance for public safety purposes. What is needed for test equipment to support mission critical services? A new competition from NIST PSCR seeks to explore this issue with a program with up to $12M in total awards. Apply by July 19.

Webinar
Is Your 5G data Architecture Ready for Microservices?
Recorded on May 8, 2019 | VoltDB

In this webinar, Dheeraj Remella, Chief Technologist at VoltDB, will discuss key considerations when choosing a 5G data architecture to support your journey into a composable architecture built on a microservices foundation. Register now!

Webinar
Secure Your 5G Success with Data Plane Acceleration
Recorded on April 25, 2019 | Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Attend this webinar to gain an understanding of the key hardware and software-based data plane acceleration technologies needed to meet the demanding performance requirements of 5G networks. Register now!

Webinar
Location Intelligent 5G
Recorded on April 22, 2019 | Pitney Bowes

Register now for this analyst led webinar, and hear how providers can embrace applied analytics with Location Intelligence as a feature to accelerate 5G adoption for efficient and targeted deployment of network and wireless broadband services.