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International Telecoms Week 2021
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AT&T and Verizon lead adoption of MEF LSO APIs

MEF has launched a comprehensive set of new APIs, services, and programs in response to market demand to accelerate the implementation of MEF Lifecycle Service Orchestration (LSO) APIs.

24 September 2021 | Natalie Bannerman



CDNs: Down but not out

31 August 2021 | Natalie Bannerman


Creating a long-term vision for IoT

05 July 2021 | Gareth Willmer


AI and the issue of diversity

30 June 2021 | Natalie Bannerman

Forthcoming Events

Capacity Europe 2021

18-21 October 2021
London & Online, London, United Kingdom

Global Carrier Awards 2021

20 October 2021
London & Online, London, United Kingdom, United Kingdom

Layer123 World Congress 2021

16-18 November 2021


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LEOs line up to serve increased bandwidth demand

13 September 2021 | George Malim

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Avanti Communications keeping Africa connected

27 August 2021 | Sponsored Q&A: Avanti Communications



Nokia Secure IP Networks: A multilayer, embedded approach to IP network security

To support new, mission-critical applications associated with cloud architectures, 5G and Industry 4.0, IP networks must be trusted to provide guaranteed high-performance and secure connectivity. Nokia has pioneered this approach by embedding network security functions into every layer of the IP network infrastructure.

22 September 2021 | Nokia


The Myths and Realities of SDN – Best Practices and Lessons Learned

07 September 2021 | Shawn Morris, Vice President, Systems, Applications & Software, Global IP Network Division of NTT Ltd