MWCLA 2021: Quality over Quantity

After 20 months of not attending any in-person events, I was excited to get to #MWCLA21 last month. It was an opportunity to see speakers on a real stage as opposed to my laptop screen, to meet people in person (although masked), and even to attend an industry party or two.

Considerations for the Telco Cloud Native Transformation

Recently, I had the opportunity to speak at the Big 5G Event on “The Programmable Telco Network.” In this blog, I share the important points we have learned in preparing a CSP to embrace a cloud native architecture for the delivery of network services and how this transformation also considers the use of public cloud infrastructure. This blog will share some of the key points from my presentation.

The Programmable Telco Network

In June, I spoke at the virtual TelecomsEurope Digital Transformation event. My remarks focused on deployment automation using different technologies in order to achieve the flexibility and agility across the network services that are offered to the residential or enterprise market.

STIR/SHAKEN After June 30th

In June—exactly a week before the June 30th implementation deadline for STIR/SHAKEN in the United States—I had the opportunity to participate in a webinar hosted by Jim Hodges of Heavy Reading. Below are some highlights from that discussion.

At the Heart of the Matter: The 5G Core

I had the opportunity earlier this month to speak at the virtual 5G Forum. My chosen topic was no small matter—the challenges and requirements of securing 5G signaling networks. With our digital lives, not only our data but our finances and even our health will depend on the security of 5G networks.