Service providers and operators see value -- and revenue -- rise from their growing number of partnerships.
Investments in virtualization empower service providers to turn problematic areas like security and scalability into moneymakers.
By using a platform, AT&T integrates multi-vendor products into one cohesive security solution, says Jason Porter, vice president of security solutions at AT&T.
The NIA's past year included a Live Interoperability Demo at BCE, multiple third-party interop tests and sharing of members' successes with NFV.
Through their investments in virtualization, analytics and performance-monitoring solutions, service providers are better equipped to protect themselves and their customers from costly cyber attacks.
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NFVi - VNF Interoperability Evaluation
Status: Updated December 2016
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Service Chaining Interoperability Evaluation - Live NFV Interoperability Demo
Status: Completed in May 2016
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