As a term, network functions virtualization (NFV) has been around for almost four years, yet 2016 will be the year when the global telecom network operator community finally gets serious about NFV, with a number of key first movers such as AT&T and Deutsche Telekom leading the charge.
As those early adopters take giant steps towards their next-generation, cloud-centric futures, others will seek to learn from them and other key influencers. And now they can, through a unique report, NFV: Coming, Ready or Not!, that's available for download right now.
Not only does the 11-page PDF provide insight from some of the leading individuals at the forefront of NFV deployments, but it also provides insight into where NFV is taking the communications networking and services sector. Importantly, it also offers up a practical eight-step program, based on the experiences and insights of the virtualization vanguard, designed to help all communications service providers accelerate their own NFV strategies in the most suitable way possible.
The report has already been praised by one of the communications industry's most influential individuals as "the most accessible and at the same time comprehensive report on the topic that I have seen."
You can download the report now, for free: NFV: Coming, Ready or Not!
— Ray Le Maistre, , Editor-in-Chief, Light Reading