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Implementing Intent-Based Networking Without Lock-In, Part 2

Implementing Intent-Based Networking Without Lock-In, Part 2

The basics of intent-based networking and service automation—and why open source is the best way to implement them. Part two of a two-part blog series.

Implementing Intent-Based Networking Without Lock-In, Part 1

Implementing Intent-Based Networking Without Lock-In, Part 1

The basics of intent-based networking and service automation—and why open source is the best way to implement them. Part one of a two-part blog series.

5G Digital Transformation

5G Digital Transformation: Closer to the Start of the Journey than the Finish

It’s been five years since I collected with industry thought leaders in Reykjavik, in the cold and the dark of an Icelandic winter. In that first 2020 Executive Summit, we together laid-out the...

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The Strange Case of the Hole in the 5G Core and the Missing Startups

Last week saw the Mobile World Congress event in Los Angeles – an industry jamboree to celebrate all things telecom and mobile. This year, however, behind the public announcements and excitement...

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Rethinking Talent and Culture to Lay the Foundation for 5G

  In our 5G eBook, we talked about one of the biggest barriers that Communications Service Providers (CSPs) face in transitioning to a 5G world: the huge talent and culture gap between...

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Unifying Orchestration of 5G Networks and Services

  In our 5G eBook, we talked about the critical need for unified orchestration in communication service provider (CSP) networks. To review: 5G services will make CSP networks even more...

The Reality of Physical Legacy Resources in 5G Environments

The Reality of Physical Legacy Resources in 5G Environments

  Since our inception, Lumina Networks has been automating heterogeneous networks. It’s rare that you can find a company that can cross over from the virtualized world to the MPLS world...

5 Make-or-Break Factors of 5G Success

5 Make-or-Break Factors of 5G Success

Autonomous vehicles. Gigabit wireless broadband. Massive Internet of Things (IoT) installations with real-time decision-making at the edge. We don’t need to rehash all the reasons why 5G is a big...

End-to-End 5G-Ready: Application Placement & Heterogeneous Network Slicing

End-to-End 5G-Ready: Application Placement & Heterogeneous Network Slicing

As an industry, we often get caught up in the new technologies which will enable the last mile of 5G. Approaching Mobile World Congress (MWC), a show where the “new car smell” wafts from the...

Coffee Chat: 4 Executives, Mobile World Congress, and More

Coffee Chat: 4 Executives, Mobile World Congress, and More

Sometimes the most interesting conversations happen over a coffee. With that in mind, we gave four Lumina executives a cup of coffee and one goal - explore what’s coming at Mobile World Congress...