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Member Since: September 4, 2013
Blog Posts: 8
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Smokey & the NFV Bandit
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9/6/2019  |  Post a comment
NFV has many naysayers, but it's alive, kicking and thriving, with SD-WAN as a significant catalyst.
Comment: All the best! - prayson.pate - 5/30/2019
CPU Selection for uCPE Is About More Than Architecture
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2/5/2019  |  1 comment
ADVA's Prayson Pate looks at the key considerations when selecting the compute foundations for universal CPE.
The NIA Can Help Make NFV a Success
News Analysis  | 
5/2/2017  |  Post a comment
An NIA board member outlines his best practices for leveraging NFV in an effective, customer-friendly way. Working with key players to establish interoperability is 'invaluable' for the development of realistic applications and test cases.
Cloudifying the Communications Network
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2/16/2017  |  4 comments
Operators want to take advantage of cloudification, but the communications network is not the data center so they need to bridge the gap between the network and the cloud.
Defining MANO: Open Source vs. Standards
News Analysis  | 
10/26/2016  |  Post a comment
Operators see the need for both traditional SDOs and forward thinking open source projects, but the trend is to focus more heavily on the latter.
Comment: Re: So.. - prayson.pate - 11/9/2015
NFV's Unexpected Bonus
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8/3/2015  |  2 comments
Deploying services built on pure-play virtualization can bring the expected benefits of cost savings and service agility, along with other unexpected bonus benefits.
Comment: Re: On Demand - prayson.pate - 6/26/2015
The New Face(book) of Carrier Class?
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6/25/2015  |  7 comments
The web services giants such as Facebook, Amazon and Google might be defining the next generation of 'carrier class' networking technology.
The Case For Pure Play Virtualization
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5/8/2015  |  6 comments
What is the best way to support both layer 2 and layer 3 services at the edge of the network that incorporates virtual network functions?

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