Netcracker Wins 2019 Leading Lights Award for Most Innovative Telco Cloud Product Strategy

Netcracker Business Cloud Honored for Being Industry’s First Full-Stack SDN/NFV SaaS

WALTHAM, MA  May 8, 2019 — Netcracker Technology announced today that it has won the 2019 Leading Lights Award for Most Innovative Telco Cloud Product Strategy. Netcracker Business Cloud was recognized for being the first end-to-end, cloud-based SDN/NFV and IT solution as a service.

The Leading Lights Awards are the global communications industry awards program run by Light Reading. Netcracker received this award at a gala dinner on May 6, 2019 in Denver, Colorado at Light Reading's annual Big 5G Event.

Netcracker Business Cloud is the industry’s first full-stack SDN/NFV solution—from VNFs to orchestration, OSS, BSS, portals and digital marketplace—available as a service. Netcracker Business Cloud offers deployment flexibility using Netcracker’s cloud or a multi-cloud environment, with Netcracker taking responsibility for the end-to-end service. Netcracker Business Cloud offers the flexibility to host the solution in a single location and deliver it as a service, enabling operators to offer next-gen B2B services quickly.

"Netcracker Technology can be very proud of its achievements and for winning the Most Innovative Telco Cloud Product Strategy (Vendor) award at this year's Leading Lights. Netcracker Business Cloud is a great example of how a combination of technology, strategic thinking and business smarts can help move the industry forward," noted Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief at Light Reading.

“We are excited to win this Leading Lights award and we want to thank Light Reading for recognizing Netcracker Business Cloud as a unique, industry-leading strategy,” said Ari Banerjee, Vice President of Strategy at Netcracker. “As service providers look for innovative new solutions in an on-demand world, Netcracker’s strategy of offering business cloud solutions helps them achieve the dual goal of speed-to-market while delivering significant cost savings.”

The Most Innovative Telco Cloud Product Strategy award is given to the technology vendor that has devised the most innovative telco cloud (virtualization, SDN/NFV) product strategy during the past year.

About Netcracker Technology

Netcracker Technology, a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, is a forward-looking software company, offering mission-critical solutions to service providers around the globe. Our comprehensive portfolio of software solutions and professional services enables large-scale digital transformations, unlocking the opportunities of the cloud, virtualization and the changing mobile ecosystem. With an unbroken service delivery track record of more than 20 years, our unique combination of technology, people and expertise helps companies transform their networks and enable better experiences for their customers.

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