Content posted in June 2015
Generation Cloud & the Mighty Thumb
Ari Vänttinen 6/29/2015 32 comments
Consumers have digital and communications services providers under their thumbs – quite literally. Today, mobile is the preferred platform for communications, commerce and productivity, and it drives the fortunes and failures of businesses in all industries, especially telecommunications.
Poll: SDN's Many Benefits
Elizabeth Miller Coyne 6/26/2015 20 comments
SDN's benefits are wide reaching and include flexibility, cost savings, scalability, service innovation and support for the cloud, according to a recent poll on The New IP.
Optimizing Data Centers With SDN & NFV
Oliver Lindner 6/26/2015 13 comments
NFV and SDN allow enterprise data centers to achieve greater agility, and give data center managers the flexibility and scalability to anticipate changing market demands.
Inside Out: Migrating Mobile to the Cloud
Kevin Fitchard 6/22/2015 18 comments
Software is eating the mobile network, but it's starting its meal in a very specific place. As wireless carriers embrace SDN and NFV, they're looking first to their mobile cores and moving outwards to their radio access networks.
SDN & NFV Drive IoT
Elizabeth Miller Coyne 6/18/2015 2 comments
An agile, highly automated New IP network enabled by SDN and NFV could justify the business case for IoT according to a panel of industry experts at BTE in Chicago.
SDN's Big Hurdles Budge – but Slowly
Elizabeth Miller Coyne 6/16/2015 4 comments
SDN is moving beyond the hype as mobility and cloud demand push service providers to find a way to scale their networks when ARPU is mostly flat –- but challenges still abound.
The New IP Agency Lifts Off
Elizabeth Miller Coyne 6/12/2015 10 comments
Light Reading kicked off The New IP Agency, a new non-profit organization and antidote to the standards activity confusion around NFV and SDN.
BTE: New IP Wake-Up Call
Dan O'Shea 6/10/2015 18 comments
During her keynote at BTE, Christine Heckart of Brocade stressed the importance of building networks to be dynamic, rapidly scalable, open and automated.
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.