The explosive growth of the internet in the coming years will put pressure on operators to maintain their margins. How can bringing together IP and Transport help simplify the network to reduce costs? Said Ouissal shares how new protocols such as MPLSTP can bridge the gap and how Ericsson can deliver an end to end solution.
How can service providers deal with exponentially increasing traffic with new technologies? Michael Howard, principal analyst and co-founder of Infonetics discusses how new equipment and caching can help simplify the network as companies move towards an all IP architecture. Next generation central offices will be key to relieving traffic on the backbone caused by the explosion of video and social media.
Phil Harvey, editor-in-chief of Light Reading, shares his unique insights about the telecom industry regarding shifting business models as companies adapt to an ever increasing demand for bandwidth from consumers. How can technology enhance the end user's quality of experience? Phil looks at the issues from an industry perspective while keeping a pulse on how consumers will react.
Georges Antoun, Head of Product Area IP and Broadband Network, shares Ericsson's exciting vision for 4th generation IP with the announcement of a dynamic new portfolio and strategy based on Ericsson's unique SSR (Smart Services Router) platform. Hear how Ericsson plans to tackle the enormous challenge of connecting an estimated 50 billion devices by 2020, along with your IP Talk Radio host, Matthew Smith.