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The Network Effect

The Network Effect

A documentary style video series exploring telecom stories and the impact of the network, including mobile communications, social media, and stories about how Service Providers helped to pioneer its development, hosted by Dr. Steven Shepard.

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08/29/2012

Looking Forward

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Looking Forward

08/29/2012

How the telecom network drives socioeconomic change, the final episode in The Network Effect documentary. ... Watch Video

Tags: Core Networks, Telecommunications/Service Providers, The Network Effect

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07/06/2012

Developing Commerce in Africa: Phone Company In A Box

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Developing Commerce in Africa: Phone Company In A Box

07/06/2012

The World Economic Forum estimates that a 10 percent increase in mobile penetration in developing economies can raise the GDP as much as much as 2 percent. In Episode 5 of The Network Effect, Steve Shepard shares a story about how this promise is being fulfilled in Durban, South Africa. The Network... ... Watch Video

Tags: Core Networks, Africa, The Network Effect

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06/25/2012

Reaching the Unreachable

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Reaching the Unreachable

06/25/2012

The Network Effect documentary series, episode 4, discusses how cloud computing helps to change the world of education. ... Watch Video

Tags: Cloud, Core Networks, Telecommunications/Service Providers, The Network Effect

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06/16/2012

A Network Built for Mom

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A Network Built for Mom

06/16/2012

When engineers set out to build the largest machine in the world, did they design the network’s capacity based on traditional product specifications, or was it driven by their mothers’ guilt? ... Watch Video

Tags: Core Networks, Innovation, The Network Effect

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06/15/2012

Pioneers of the Network

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Pioneers of the Network

06/15/2012

Dr. Steven Sheppard discusses pioneers of the telecom network, including the transatlantic cable in 1858. ... Watch Video

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06/05/2012

The Origins of the Network

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The Origins of the Network

06/05/2012

Dr. Steven Shepard covers how Almon Strowger, an undertaker, invented the switch and a family in Africa who skips meals in order to pay for the Internet. ... Watch Video

Tags: Core Networks, Telecommunications/Service Providers, The Network Effect

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