From Trial to Turn Up: Making NFV and SDN Operational
So far most examples of network virtualization have been in labs or as proof of concepts. As we enter the operations phase of virtualization, real-time automation, unified orchestration and dynamic design orchestration will become critical strategies.
Andrew Feinberg on Virtualization
Netcracker CEO discusses the future of telecom with Forbes Magazine.
Orchestration: Enabling Service Providers to Drive Revenue Growth
Service providers must shift from static connectivity-centric business models to strategies that enable on-demand, value-added applications, innovative content and connectivity simultaneously.
Service Assurance in a Virtualized Cloud Society
Service Assurance is becoming a real-time function inherent in any service.
Are You Sure You’re Ready for SDN?
The real challenge with SDN adoption will be engaging the customer-facing parts of the business and providing them with the tools they need to offer, order, provision, manage, deliver, and support SDN-delivered products.
Partnering to Capture the Enterprise
Carriers will partner with third-parties to bring specific services to consumer, SMB, or enterprise markets.
Orchestration Umbrella Needed in the Hybrid Cloud
Orchestration is becoming increasingly important as service providers seek hybrid cloud environments and launch more sophisticated services.
Driving Service Assurance with Analytics
Analytics solutions are beginning to close the network intelligence gap and provide more customer-centric and business-focused functionality.
5 Benefits of a Catalog Driven Approach to BSS/OSS
Here are 5 benefits of adopting an Enterprise Product Catalog-driven approach to BSS/OSS that may not be obvious at the outset but consistently prove to be invaluable to CSPs and cable operators.