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Citizens Fiber Selects Metaswitch for Strategic Network Transformation

Metaswitch Networks | Dec 1, 2016 6:00:00 AM

SBC (Session Border Controller) Press Releases UC (Unified Communications) Business communications VNF

Full-service telecommunications provider will reduce costs and speed innovation with comprehensive communications software portfolio

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Metaswitch Speeds NFV Time to Market

Steve Gleave | Nov 21, 2016 8:01:57 AM

NFV (Network Functions Virtualization)

Through partnerships, ecosystem participation and pre-packaged NFV solutions, Metaswitch is helping service providers accelerate the delivery of services based on network functions virtualization (NFV).

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Owning The Big Green Button

Steve Gleave | Nov 18, 2016 2:37:14 PM

UC (Unified Communications)

Beth Schultz is editor at No Jitter, the leading online news resource for enterprise communications.  Beth jumped quickly onto Metaswitch’s recent Apple CallKit Integration announcement with a great article that highlights a lot of the benefits of our implementation. 

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Cloud-Native VNFs Ease On-boarding Process

Martin Taylor | Nov 16, 2016 12:16:21 PM

NFV (Network Functions Virtualization)

One of the biggest frustrations that service providers currently have with implementing network functions virtualization (NFV) is on-boarding virtual network functions (VNFs). It’s a common refrain that on-boarding VNFs is very difficult. The reason why this process is proving harder than anyone expected is largely due to the origins of the VNF software – that is, was the VNF originally designed for an appliance or for the cloud?

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Metaswitch Accession Unified Communications Client Goes Native for Apple iPhone

Metaswitch Networks | Nov 10, 2016 12:00:00 AM

Press Releases Accession Communicator UC (Unified Communications) Business communications cloud native

Tight integration with iOS 10 through Apple CallKit provides seamless native dialer capabilities

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Cloud Native is a Hot Topic

Martin Taylor | Nov 7, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Industry Trends cloud native

I attended SDN World Congress in The Hague a couple weeks ago and among many meetings there I had a conversation with David Snow, Principle Analyst for IP Services Infrastructure at Current Analysis.  We both agreed that “cloud native” has become a hot topic in the NFV world of late, and I was able to share our views on cloud native with him.  He has just published a blog post on this topic at

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Summary lessons from deploying NFV

Steve Gleave | Nov 2, 2016 12:29:07 PM

Fixed-Line Transformation Mobile Infrastructure Industry Trends

Metaswitch has gained a wealth of NFV experience by helping customers take our virtual network functions (VNFs) from proof of concept to lab trials to production networks. Along the way we have learned a lot about what works and what doesn’t and how to overcome unexpected issues as they arise.  

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Metaswitch’s Perimeta Virtualized SBC Impresses in Independent Lab Testing

Metaswitch Networks | Oct 11, 2016 12:00:00 AM

SBC (Session Border Controller) Perimeta Press Releases

Extensive EANTC tests confirm virtualized performance, availability and reliability equal to appliance-based deployment

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Metaswitch Brings First Cloud Native IMS Solution to Market with Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Metaswitch Networks | Oct 10, 2016 12:00:00 AM

Press Releases NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) IMS (IP Multimedia Subsystem)

Virtualization leaders offer carriers an accelerated path to deploy innovative business and consumer communication services with a pre-integrated IMS solution on HPE’s Helion OpenStack platform

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Federal District Court Denies Injunction Request in Genband US LLC vs Metaswitch Networks Ltd Patent Litigation

Metaswitch Networks | Sep 29, 2016 3:55:00 PM

Press Releases

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – September 29, 2016 – Cloud-native communications software leader Metaswitch today announced that the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas has denied Genband US LLC’s motion for a permanent injunction against Metaswitch stemming from patent litigation between the two companies [Case No. 2:14-cv-33-JRG].  Genband US LLC filed the motion in February 2016.

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