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The Notebook Dump: Chips and salsa for the win
Light Reading editors Kelsey Ziser, Mike Dano and Phil Harvey sign off from MWC with a 10-minute informal recap of the work week ended September 30.
The rest of the show notes and story links can be found at https://www.lightreading.com/lr-podcast.
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MWC Las Vegas – More spectrum, less regulation and AI for all11:51Light Reading's Phil Harvey dishes on MWC Las Vegas and the challenges telcos face in deploying generative AI tools.
What's the Story? Not all telcos are on board with neutral host networks… yet17:43Light Reading's Mike Dano joins the podcast to discuss which vendors and service providers are teaming up to support neutral host private wireless deployments.
Arelion's Mattias Fridström: Network disaggregation ain't easy, it's necessary31:05Arelion's Mattias Fridström joins the podcast to discuss why disaggregation in service provider networks is necessary and 'good in our industry,' but also 'keeps everyone on their toes and keeps the operators buying the latest and greatest gear.'
The Divide: Where and why Zayo is building middle mile infrastructure15:45This episode features Bill Long, chief product officer at Zayo. We discuss where and why Zayo is building middle mile infrastructure, the status of their projects, how the company is collaborating with local ISPs in the lead up to BEAD funding – and more.
What's the Story? These tech MVPs eat R&D for breakfast35:25Light Reading's Phil Harvey, Tereza Krasova and Kelsey Ziser join the podcast to discuss tech trends they identified among finalists in the 2023 Leading Lights Awards, from industry MVPs, advances in disaggregated networks, momentum in R&D and more.
What's the Story? 'Brainless robots' are smarter than you think19:49Light Reading's Iain Morris and Nicole Ferraro discuss tech trends they identified while selecting finalists for the 2023 Leading Lights Awards, from AI and ML for network analytics, to new tech addressing the digital divide – and more.
VMware's Sanjay Uppal – Automate to avoid edge mismanagement14:20LAS VEGAS – VMware Explore – Sanjay Uppal, SVP and GM of service provider & edge business for VMware, joins the podcast to discuss how the company's customers are deploying secure access service edge (SASE) and software-defined wide area networks (SD-WAN).
What's the Story? Banking on AI to boost network efficiency21:01Light Reading's Mike Dano and Jeff Baumgartner join the podcast to discuss tech trends they discovered while selecting finalists for the 2023 Leading Lights Awards.
Don't just assume the edge network will be available - VMware16:54LAS VEGAS – VMware Explore – Abe Ankumah, VP GM of SASE for VMware, joined the podcast to discuss how the company's new Edge Cloud Orchestrator is assisting enterprises in managing cloud workloads at the edge.