Service Providers Open to Outsourcing to Reduce SDN/NFV Complexities
Hosted solutions can help operators bring virtualized services to market in weeks.
MWC 2019 Journal, Day 2: Improved Connectivity and Network Liquidity but Profitable Revenue Models are Still Scarce
The second day of Mobile World Congress 2019 brings about more insight into 5G and cloud networks, but skepticism still remains around realistic revenue models.
Netcracker’s View: Improving ONAP Commercial Readiness With Domain Orchestration
ONAP needs to flexibly support a number of different operational and deployment scenarios to move from lab to production.
Operational Automation: The Next Major Focus for Cloud Transformation
Automation and operational efficiency are among the biggest benefits of using next-generation networks like the cloud, but achieving these goals seems to be more difficult than initially expected.
Cloud BSS: Besides Subscription Billing, What Else is There?
Business support systems (BSS) in the cloud definitely need to include billing and rating, but should also incorporate digital product catalogs, partner management and more.
Survey: Virtualization Adoption Still Lags, but Operators See Potential in B2B Services and Automation
A new Heavy Reading and Netcracker survey of global service providers reveals SDN/NFV services for 5G use cases, SD-WAN and other offerings look to be the most profitable in the next two years.
OSS Workflow Automation is Critical to Realizing ROI Models in SDN/NFV
Modernizing OSS, BSS and all support infrastructure is critical for network virtualization benefits to be realized.
Netcracker Business Cloud: Faster Access to Cloud B2B
Ari Banerjee, Vice President of Strategy at Netcracker, highlights Netcracker Business Cloud and its game-changing ability to enable the delivery of cloud B2B services faster.
DSP Transformation: Adding Cloud Service Broker to the Toolkit
As CSPs transform into digital service providers, they may be in an ideal position to become a cloud service broker and enable businesses across markets to evolve.