Is 2 to 3 Years Too Long to Commercialize Virtualization?
Although service providers agree 2017 will be busy for virtualization, nearly half believe full commercialization is still 2 to 3 years away.
Five Steps to Prepare Your BSS for Virtualization
A Netcracker and European Communications survey finds that 36 percent of service providers have not prepared their BSS for virtualized services.
Virtualizing Equipment to Build New Revenue
SDN and NFV can enable new services, better quality of experience and improved efficiencies for cable service providers.
The Virtualization Shift: An Expert's Take on Embracing Transformation
In an interview with VanillaPlus, Fran Heeran of Netcracker discusses how service providers can cross virtualization's tipping point and tackle commercialization.
Research Report: NEC/Netcracker NaaS Addresses the Virtualization Needs of Service Providers
451 Research notes that NEC/Netcracker NaaS is not overkill, but is exactly what service providers are seeking.
Virtualization and Orchestration Create New Opportunities for Service Providers
Service providers are eager to evolve their networks in order to create new business value and deliver an unparalleled customer experience, but will need to overcome some obstacles first.
Making the Most of Virtualization With Minimal Risk
Virtualization, when deployed right, can enable rapid service delivery and generate new revenue without introducing unnecessary risk.
Everyone Agrees: It's Time to Make Money from Virtualization and Cloud
Service providers at SDN & OpenFlow World Congress discuss going beyond proofs of concept and generating revenue from virtual services.
How Can Service Providers Move Up the Value Chain?
Personalized services, one-stop shops and better engagement will help service providers improve customer experience.