Tagged: virtualization

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...

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...

Five Must-Have Technology Partnerships for Carriers

Author: Derek Kerton, Managing Partner, Kerton Group @derekkerton You could hardly be blamed for seeing telecom network operators as dinosaurs. Historically, they avoided innovation as costly and risky. They moved slowly, so slowly that, like dinosaurs, they may have lost the foot race against the glaciers. But if you’re still...