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December 17, 2012
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How Much Do You Really Need to Make? The Answer May Shock You
Rather than focus on what you can afford to pull out of the business to cover your living expenses, you need to focus on how much you need to earn at your business in order to afford the lifestyle you want to have. This is where the Personal Earnings Goal, or PEG, comes into play. Learn how to calculate your PEG and find out how much you really need to make.

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  • Learn about LTE technology, services and opportunities
    During this free webinar, best-selling author Annabel Z. Dodd provides a valuable overview of LTE. Plan now to attend this webinar on Jan. 17 to learn how LTE differs from earlier generations of mobile services and how these differences make LTE a powerful means of improving capacity on mobile networks. Learn more. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • What's on tap for streaming video in 2013?
    Kun Gao, CEO and co-founder of global video network Crunchyroll, identifies four trends for streaming video in 2013. Professional programming will have a worldwide impact, instead of being "siloed by language and country"; monetization of material will continue to be done mainly by subscription; channels will become "more targeted and personalized"; and e-commerce will play a bigger part in the business model. GigaOm (12/16) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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Adding Intelligence to Your Core Network
Service providers are challenged with data growth and signaling traffic. Until recently, SPs were using L1-3 IP routing technologies to manage traffic. For an enhanced experience, SPs need to look farther up the stack. With access to granular context-based information, layer 4-7 networking devices enable SPs to take advantage of more relevant information.
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  Technology Trends 
  • A single password to rule them all? Verizon and partners to test concept
    Criterion Systems, Verizon Communications and other companies will spend the next two years testing the idea of guarding online accounts through a single password combined with a fingerprint or user-provided data. The work is being done under a federal grant from the White House's National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace initiative. eWeek (12/14) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Video promises to push broadband to its limits
    Increasing demand for video on mobile devices will push broadband networks to their limits, according to a Bell Labs study that predicts users will access seven hours of video content daily by 2020. That's nearly a doubling, given today's 4.8 hours of use. A driving factor is the amount of available video content, which is expected to jump by a factor of 12 in the same time frame. (12/17) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • At the eye of the storm, AT&T kept its networks running
    AT&T recently offered an inside look at how the carrier protected its mobile and core networks from Hurricane Sandy in October even as its base of operations for fighting the storm lay right in the middle of New Jersey. AT&T's Robert Desiato said a five-day warning was instrumental in giving the telecom enough time to prepare for the disaster. Another AT&T executive, Chris Costello, discussed the vast resources the company assigned to dealing with the storm. (U.K.) (12/14), Computerworld UK (12/15) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
Combating Identity Theft in a Mobile, Social World
Mobile connectivity threats extend from consumers to the business environment. But who is really responsible for securing sensitive information? Smart business leaders are becoming proactive on the matter. Learn how to get protected in this white paper. Download the white paper now.

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  • Avaya taps Radvision technology to launch new UC features
    Avaya is using newly acquired Radvision's video technology in its Aura UC platform to provide a real-time mobile collaborative environment for businesses, according to Brett Shockey, Avaya senior vice president and general manager of applications and emerging technologies. "Agile organizations that can react quickly to changing market conditions and customer needs are garnering a disproportional share of growth and profits," Shockley said. eWeek (12/15) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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