Customer-Edge VNFs

Accelerate time-to-market with customer-edge VNFs.

Transition seamlessly to next-gen service provisioning and cloud services.


NEC/Netcracker's portfolio of Customer-Edge VNFs offers a comprehensive solution for moving CPE functions and edge services to an SDN/NFV cloud model and providing more customer-centric, innovative services.  

Our Customer-Edge VNFs offer an end-to-end environment that encompasses hybrid network and service orchestration, a built-in revenue enablement layer and a digital marketplace with a set of pre-integrated value-added services, such as security and WAN optimization.

The Residential vGateway component, a part of our expansive Customer-Edge VNFs portfolio, delivers a complete suite of VNFs to migrate complex residential network equipment functions to SDN/NFV.

Meanwhile, our Enterprise vGateway component supports a centralized virtualization approach that allows you to deploy VNFs intelligently across both your own and customer data centers.   

Our software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) enables you to increase WAN throughput, accelerate enterprise applications and ensure high performance and availability of mission-critical systems. These VNFs can be deployed immediately in NFV environments.



Our offering enables you to:

  • Reduce support and equipment costs.
  • ​Take the risk out of virtualization initiatives.
  • Redefine your customer engagement model.
  • Accelerate the commercialization of new edge services. 

Customer-Edge VNFs comprise the following modules:

Residential vGateway

Enrich your customer experience with service personalization and fewer incidents with a full set of virtualized customer-edge functionality.

Enterprise vGateway

Enable cloud-based services that meet enterprise IT requirements and eliminate complexity in CPEs with pre-integrated VNFs.


Maximize application performance over any combination of connectivity options with a versatile package of SD-WAN edge VNFs and applications.

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