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Key developments related to the configuration, provisioning, management and orchestration of virtualized network functions (VNFs).
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 9/5/2018
The new version of ADVA's virtualization software suite adds new features, including zero-touch provisioning, service chain monitoring and multi-level security.
By Denise Culver, Online Research Director, 8/30/2018
Half of the communications service providers (CSPs) in the Thought Leadership Council say they'll need to supplement their current service assurance tools as they virtualize networks.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 8/29/2018
SD-WAN is driving deals where VMware partners with telcos to sell to enterprise customers.
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By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 8/24/2018
New head of carrier's virtualization strategy is focused on making services more readily available at whatever edge they best fit.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 8/23/2018
Antonio Elizondo says his keynote at Light Reading's event next month will focus on how Telefónica is using UNICA, its network virtualization program launched in 2014, to automate network services.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 8/23/2018
Most NFV orchestrator vendors have aligned themselves with a significant open source development, with ONAP attracting the most participation – but some vendors have shunned open source completely, finds a new Heavy Reading report.
By Oren Marmur, Head of NFV Product Portfolio, Amdocs, 8/7/2018
The telecom industry can learn from Apple in its efforts to make virtual network function (VNF) deployment quicker and easier.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 7/10/2018
Istio is a year-old open source project for orchestrating applications built on microservices, and it's gaining steam, says Cisco's Kip Compton.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 6/12/2018
New features in latest software release target practical deployment features as more major operators roll out ONAP whole or in pieces.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 6/12/2018
Latest NFVi release targets 5G and the edge in a multicloud play that hits a buzzword trifecta: containers, intent and automation.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 6/6/2018
Ambitious effort tackles what's needed to automate service delivery across domains, including multivendor gear.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 5/31/2018
SDO says MEF 3.0 work is advancing automation and orchestration of multi-network delivery of SD-WAN, IP services, DCI and more.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 5/25/2018
The German telco's failure to realize cost saving targets will put its transformation agenda firmly under the spotlight.
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