Tagged: NFV

RECAP: ComTech Forum on Network Automation

Author: Telecom Council Staff On an unusually rainy May Thursday, the Telecom Council held our most recent open meeting on the subject of Network Automation. The general thrust of the presentations is that with the trends of virtualization / NFV, Containerization, SDN, 5G densification and service agility, the job of managing and orchestrating the network...

MEMBER NEWS: On the Road to Service Provider Virtualization, Expect More Marathon than Sprint

Author: David Sliter, Vice President & General Manager of Communications Solutions Business, HPE The media has been buzzing about the state of network functions virtualization (NFV) in the communications service provider industry—including some criticisms that NFV has not lived up to expectations. It’s true that the industry is still figuring...

Meeting Recap: NFV MANO

Author: Derek Kerton, Managing Partner at Kerton Group and Chairman of Telecom Council MANO is the challenge of managing and orchestrating the various virtualized network functions (VNFs) that will someday populate the carrier’s telecom network. The problem is that, a single virtual machine (VM) replacing a dedicated machine is easy...

Thinking NFV? – Infoblox and VMware Can Help

By Dilip Pillaipak, Vice President of Service Provider Products at Infoblox In a recent Technology Business Research study, results showed that while some tier-one telecom operators have moved from network functions virtualization (NFV) proof-of-concepts (POCs) to full deployments, the majority will operate in the POC stage throughout 2016 with greater...

NFV Forum: From PoC To Proven – Speakers Announced

Register now and spend the morning with 100+ fixed & wireless telecom execs to learn about opportunities and innovations taking place in NFV trials and which virtualization technologies and startups are on the move. We’ll also cover the hotter areas such as MANO (orchestration), interoperability, which VNFs to launch, and...