Cloud AI stands ready to transform telcos, but they will need the hyperscalers’ purpose-built chips to unlock its power.
Ep 65 – The new guard in telco tech
Innovative telco vendor Working Group Two has built a multi-tenant, public-cloud-native, mobile core running on AWS—something naysayers have said today’s tech couldn’t support.
The BIG problem with generative AI
Generative artificial intelligence (GenAI) is game changing for the telco industry. But can telcos fire it up “as-is”?
It’s easy being green with the public cloud
Telcos can reduce emissions and costs while meeting customers’ increasing bandwidth demands with help from the public cloud.
Ep 63 – Ante up to be a public cloud contender
Hyperscaler spending on the public cloud is staggering. Charles Fitzgerald, founder of the Platformonomics blog, tracks their CapEx spending to get the inside story on who’s doing things right and who’s falling behind.
Ep 62 – Running your network on the public cloud with Juniper Networks
Ben Baker from Juniper Networks talks about whether the hyperscalers are technically ready to support network workloads.
On Cloud 9 after MWC23
Did you miss any of the exciting haps around the public cloud and telco at MWC23? Don’t worry, I’ve got you covered in my latest blog.
We’ve just scratched the surface on machine learning in telco
Telcos can use ML to improve experiences, reduce churn, increase ARPU, and more. And they need to use the public cloud to do it.
TelcoDR’s re:Invent recap
This year’s AWS re:Invent included more than 2,000 sessions. Here are announcements from the event that telcos should care about most.
An AWS re:Invent Telco Experience
AWS re:Invent starts next week. Here’s a playlist of top sessions for telcos to attend. There’s so much great stuff, it’s kinda insane!
What dropped at Google Cloud Next and Microsoft Ignite
Google Cloud Next and Microsoft Ignite happened earlier this month. Here’s a recap of announcements from both events that affect telcos the most.
Cloud it up: Microsoft Ignite and Google Cloud Next
Google Cloud Next ’22 and Microsoft Ignite kick off this week. Both offer a peek into product roadmaps and opportunities to learn about what these tech giants have to offer.
Ep 51 – Catching up with Azure and AT&T
In 2021, AT&T sold its network cloud to Microsoft Azure. For this episode, Shawn Hakl, Microsoft VP of 5G strategy, shares the latest on how the hyperscaler-telco collaboration is going.
Keep talkin’ Larry: How Amazon weaned itself off Oracle databases
Amazon’s consumer business shut down 100% of its Oracle databases. Here’s how they did it so you can do it too.
Public cloud outages are *your* problem
It’s time to set the record straight on public cloud outages.
Deploying a new charger used to take a year. The Totogi Charging System takes hours.
The Totogi Charging System is so easy to deploy that people can’t quite believe it’s true. But it’s the real thing.
Ep 42 – Talking Telco with Google Cloud
Amol Phadke, Google Cloud’s MD & GM for the Global Telecom Industry, talks about what the hyperscaler is doing in the telco space.
Ep 39 – Hacking Cloud Costs
A cottage industry has popped up to help companies optimize their cloud environment and spending. Find out what you can do to hack cloud costs.