Content posted in November 2015
Chip in a Box
Elizabeth Miller Coyne 11/20/2015 52 comments
At Light Reading's White Box Strategies for CSPs event, a chip in a box was like a movie star on the red carpet.
It's a White Box World
Elizabeth Miller Coyne 11/18/2015 4 comments
The white box world is here, and service providers and suppliers alike are adjusting their tactics to make way for the technology trend.
The Quest for the NFV Über-Model
Mark Cummings 11/13/2015 3 comments
Today's telcos have an operational data silo problem solved by manual stopgaps that limit ability to field new services, maintain QoE and reap the benefits of NFV. Although YANG may make things better, a real solution requires an über-model.
The 5G Horizon
Elizabeth Miller Coyne 11/9/2015 7 comments
5G is more than just an evolution of mobile broadband, according to Kevin Shatzkamer, CTO of Mobile Networking at Brocade. It's the enabling foundation that will drive the digital world.
New IP Ushers Out Five 9s
Elizabeth Miller Coyne 11/6/2015 1 comment
Vodafone called for an end to "five nines" of reliability saying NFV and SDN makes it possible to recover services in zero time with zero damages, but lack of vendor leadership and industry collaboration are causing delays.
Cloud Hurdles & Headways
Ariella Brown 11/5/2015 6 comments
Cloud computing offers clear benefits in terms of efficiency, function and cost. However, cloud hurdles like security remain top of mind for many verticals such as healthcare.
Partnerships Key to Survival in New IP
Elizabeth Miller Coyne 11/4/2015 2 comments
New research from Telstra shows that partnerships are increasingly important in driving revenue and lowering cost for "offline" businesses looking to develop digital capabilities.
Delivering the Optimal Cloud Experience
Elizabeth Miller Coyne 11/3/2015 6 comments
As more enterprises move their applications to the cloud, Orange Business Services today announced it is partnering with Akamai Cloud Networking to provide access to cloud applications up to 10 times faster.
Andrew Dugan, acting Chief Technology Officer at Level 3, discusses the service provider's SDN success and plans for NFV.
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Dave Ward, Cisco's CTO of Engineering and Chief Architect, outlines his vision for the future of virtualization.
AT&T's Doug Nassaur discusses interoperability and virtualization during BCE 2016 in Austin.
Lynn Comp, senior director of market development for the Network Platforms Group for Intel, outlines her vision for the future of virtualization.