Plenary panel: Telecom rising - cloud or at the edge?

Alan Bock, VP, Corporate Development, Crown Castle International Anthony Rossabi, EVP & Chief Revenue Officer, TierPoint Cliff Kane, Co-CEO, Cleareon Fiber Networks Eddie Schutter, Head of Critical Infrastructure , eBay

With 4G mobile cloud maturing and scaling, and 5G groundwork fast being laid, how are telcos transforming their business model and infrastructure proposition? Will the central office switch transform to cloud service provision or will the major telcos arise as major network-edge players already having interconnect pipes in place, and being major players in the mobile world? Is there new life for the highly-regulated foundation industry?