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Best Telecommunications Industry Podcasts

Best Telecommunications Industry Podcasts

At Umbrex, our consultants help telecommunications clients take the best path forward in an ever evolving industry. Through implementing new technologies, lean thinking, and innovative business models, we work to reinvent the customer experience and position the organization for sustained competitive advantage.

Examples of recent projects include:

  • Delivering $1B from IT synergy savings program for a leading telecommunications company
  • Building India operation for global telecommunications company. Scaling from 30 employees to 1,300, opening 10 locations, and establishing 45,000 points of sale within 7 months
  • Developing and running a cable company’s overall brand marketing strategy with a budget of $50M, confirming new sports partnerships with the NFL, NBA, and NHL

To learn more about our work or find a telecommunications consultant, visit our Telecommunications Practice.

Our consultants find that podcasts are an excellent way to remain up to date.

Here are the top podcasts on telecommunications recommended by our members.



Heads In The Cloud by David Portnowitz, John Roth, and Frederick Weiss

Join three telecom industry leaders as they discuss tips and tricks in the Unified Communications world. Plus, meet their expert guests who share their own unique perspectives on the industry.

User friendly by Deloitte

Want to stay plugged in to the biggest trends in technology, media, and telecom? Our TMT podcast series takes what you need to know and breaks it down into something more User Friendly. From social responsibility to the next emerging technologies, industry leaders join us to dive into the biggest topics shaping your business—and the world around you.

Analysys Mason Podcast by Analysys Mason

Telecoms, media and technology podcast

Light Reading Podcasts by Light Reading

Light Reading Podcasts is the feed for The Light Reading Podcast, The Divide, What’s the Story and more.

Light Reading provides daily news, analysis and insight for the global communications networking and services industry. The publication was founded in 2000 and, since July 2016, has been a part of Informa Tech, a division of Informa PLC.

The Light Reading Network, which includes targeted online communities like Connecting Africa, Broadband World News, and The 5G Exchange, is part of Informa Tech’s broader portfolio of specialist research, media, events and training to businesses and professionals working in technology.

See for privacy and opt-out information. Podcast by Iain Morris and Scott Bicheno

Once a week we get together in a studio somewhere in London to take the piss out of telecoms and technology for an hour or so.

JSA Podcasts for Telecom and Data Centers by Jaymie Scotto

JSA Podcasts is your source for the latest news and insights from the innovators behind today’s top telecom, data center and technology companies. Topics include: -Best Industry Practices During the Covid-19 Pandemic -Digital Transformation-5G and Network Infrastructure-Network Security and AI-The Explosion of Internet of Things and Smart Cities-Sustainable Green Data Centers-Cloud Conversion & Scalability-Big Data & Real World Implementation Kicking off Q4, join us for our latest series entitled ‘Data Movers’. Telecom PR pro Jaymie Scotto Cutaia and top B2B social media influencer Evan Kirstel sit down with the most influential men and women of today’s leading telcos and data centers, supporting the network infrastructure requirements of our modern world. Hear the background stories, the career highs and lows, and the unique perspectives on the future of our industry from those with a direct pulse on digital infrastructure. If you are interested in learning more about the people behind our industry’s top headlines, this podcast is for you.Follow Jaymie on Twitter: @jscottoFollow Evan on Twitter: @evankirstel

Telecom Reseller Podcast by Telecom Reseller

UC, UCaaS, Skype for Business, Cloud, Collaboration, Mobility, Call Center, and Contact Center. Join us as we report on the leading topics and brands in the UC field, including Microsoft Skype for Business, Avaya, Cisco, Mitel, NEC, and much more. Whether it’s IP-PBX, Cloud PBX, SIP Trunking or BYOD, if it’s commercial grade communications, these podcasts bring you the people, products and partners who bring solutions to market.

5G Talent Talk by Carrie Charles

After nearly a decade, 5G is finally becoming a reality. 5G networks will create a smarter, more connected world and will change our lives forever. These rapid advances in artificial intelligence, automation, internet of things and other emerging technologies are creating demand for new jobs and the skills gap continues to widen. All industries are becoming tech industries and the tech talent shortage is becoming everyone’s problem. What will the workforce of the future look like? Join Carrie Charles as she helps tech leaders navigate this challenging talent landscape with innovative strategies to attract, retain, and engage people in this new world of work.

The Week with Roger by Roger Entner

Each week, join Roger Entner and the Recon Analytics team for an analysts perspective on the world of telecom.