PRVibes Blog

May 2, 2018

Light Reading - Phil Harvey has returned to Light Reading as its news editor. He previously worked as managing editor, news, for CRN. Phil had a 12-year stint at Light Reading before leaving to work for Metaswitch Networks in 2013. He is responsible for regular industry news coverage, written and video interviews and more. Phil reports to Managing Editor Scott Ferguson.

Apr 30, 2018

Internet of Things World

May 14 - 17, 2018

Santa Clara Convention Center, CA

How has the show evolved since its launch five years ago, and are there any big changes planned for 2018? 

Mar 12, 2018

Fira Gran Via
February 26 - March 1, 2018

Attendees: 107,000
Exhibitors/Sponsors: 2,400
Media/Analysts: 3,500 

Calysto Overview 

Jan 23, 2018

Highlights and Takeaways for CES 2018

Las Vegas
Las Vegas Convention Center
January 9 - 12, 2018

Attendance: 180,000+
Exhibitors/Sponsors: 3,900+
Media/Analysts: est. 8,000

CES 2018

Jan 19, 2018

451 Research – Craig Matsumoto tweeted that January 16, 2018 is his first day at 451 Research. As Senior Analyst, Managed Services, he will follow the convergence of CDNs, network interconnect, colocation, and the cloud. Most recently, Craig served as Editor-in-Chief at Light Reading where he was responsible for determining news coverage for Light Reading and satellite sites, including Enterprise Cloud News and Broadband World News.

Oct 26, 2017

Keith recently took time to discuss emerging trends in the IoT/M2M industry, buyer profiles across vertical markets and challenges ahead.

What’s the mission of the IMC and how did the group come about? 

Simply put, our mission is to increase deployments of IoT/M2M solutions by proving the technology business case to those that would adopt it. 

Sep 26, 2017

San Francisco
Moscone Center
September 12 - 14, 2017

Attendance: 21,000+
Exhibitors/sponsors: 1,000
Media/Analysts: 300+

Calysto’s Takeaways and Highlights

Jul 12, 2017

The 451 Group - As previously reported, Ken Rehbehn has left his position of Principal Analyst within 451's Networking Channel. He now serves as a Principal Analyst at Critical Communications Insights covering Mobile Broadband Network Evolution (LTE, 5G), Critical Communications Voice (Mission Critical Push-to-Talk with TETRA and Project25), Devices, Applications and Public Safety and IoT. 

Jun 5, 2017

RCR Wireless News - Dan Meyer has left his position as editor in chief  at RCR after more than 17 years. He recently  joined SDxCentral as a senior editor and will be contributing to their coverage of software-defined everything (SDx). Dan will be working out of SDxCentral’s Denver office, focusing primarily on containers, lifecycle service orchestration (LSO), cloud automation, and DevOps. Dan’s replacement at RCR hasn’t yet been named.

May 12, 2017

451 Research - There was a big round of layoffs at 451 Research recently, with a reported 14 people (8 analysts and a handful of other staff) getting the axe. Those let go include Director, Network Research, Peter Christy who spent four years with the firm, running the Network Practice and is now “delightfully unemployed”. Also on the chopping block was Declan Lonergan, Vice President in charge of 451 Research's Mobile Telecom Channel. Declan joined 451 Research with the company's acquisition of Yankee Group in 2013.