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The Myth of the Carrier-Grade Cloud

Martin Taylor | Dec 9, 2015 1:00:00 AM

NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) OpenStack Cloud Network Software Provider (NSP) Industry Trends

Many of the network operators that we are talking to about virtualized network functions (VNFs) are investing heavily in building specially engineered clouds for network functions virtualization (NFV). Others, however, are  looking closely at some of the commercial “carrier-grade” cloud solutions that are on the market. This cautious shopping for the perfect telco-like cloud seems to be one of the key reasons that NFV is taking so long to get into production.

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From the CEO: Metaswitch Momentum

Martin Lund | Sep 22, 2015 6:00:00 AM

thought leadership NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) Cloud Network Software Provider (NSP) CEO Insights

First of all, thanks so much for the well-wishes and congratulations following the announcement on September 3.

This is a very exciting time for Metaswitch because the company is participating in and shaping the industry transition to software-centric network and service architectures. The advent of network functions virtualization (NFV) and software-defined networking (SDN) is motivating traditional network operators – like many of Metaswitch’s more than 1,000 customers – to embrace a far more software-centric way of implementing networks and services.

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Metaswitch CEO Martin Lund on TelecomTV

Phil Harvey | Sep 2, 2015 12:00:00 PM

NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) Network Software Provider (NSP)

Metaswitch today announced the appointment of its new CEO, Martin Lund. In this news interview with TelecomTV, Lund talks about why he joined Metaswitch and he discusses Metaswitch’s positioning as a network software provider:

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Light Reading Interviews Metaswitch CEO Martin Lund

Phil Harvey | Sep 2, 2015 12:00:00 PM

NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) Network Software Provider (NSP)

This week Metaswitch announced the appointment of its new CEO, Martin Lund. In this interview with Light Reading’s Steve Saunders, Lund discusses his background in networking, where he sees the industry going and why he feels Metaswitch has the right combination of people, technology and customers to succeed:

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Metaswitch Names New CEO to Accelerate Network Software Provider Momentum

Metaswitch | Sep 2, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Press Releases Network Software Provider (NSP)

Martin Lund brings more than 20 years of experience at top tech innovators to a communications software leader

Metaswitch Networks today announced that its board of directors has appointed Martin Lund as the company's new CEO. Lund will lead Metaswitch into the next phase of its growth, building on the momentum in its business and consumer communications, network interconnect, and cloud network virtualization solutions. Former CEO John Lazar, who joined Metaswitch in 1987 as a software engineer, will remain at Metaswitch as chairman of its board of directors.

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Metaswitch Provides Real VNF Leadership

Phil Harvey | Aug 31, 2015 8:00:00 AM

NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) Clearwater Core Interconnect Network Software Provider (NSP)

Last month, Metaswitch added AT&T to its growing list of publicly-announced customers for deploying virtualized network functions (VNFs). AT&T is using Metaswitch’s Perimeta Session Border Controller (SBC) to interconnect voice and messaging services from its Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to its national peering partner networks.

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AT&T Brings Metaswitch’s Perimeta Session Border Controller Into Its Software-Centric Network

Metaswitch | Aug 18, 2015 6:00:00 AM

Perimeta Press Releases NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) Interconnect Network Software Provider (NSP)

AT&T* has selected Metaswitch’s Perimeta Session Border Controller (SBC) to power a portion of the carrier’s software-centric network as AT&T drives toward its goal to virtualize 75 percent of its network by 2020.

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The Network Software Provider Advantage

Phil Harvey | Aug 13, 2015 1:30:00 PM

NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) Network Software Provider (NSP)

Network functions virtualization (NFV) heralds a fundamental change to the way networks are designed and built. Such network transformation calls for a new type of supplier, one that understands the inherent principles of NFV and software-centric, cloud-based communications networks.

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Vip Mobile CTO Shares NFV Insight

Phil Harvey | Aug 5, 2015 10:00:00 AM

Perimeta NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) Project Clearwater VoLTE Network Software Provider (NSP) Consumer communications

In a recent interview with Light Reading, Vip Mobile CTO Dejan Kastelic discussed his company’s approach Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) and how ready traditional vendors really are for NFV.

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5 Attributes of Network Software Providers

Phil Harvey | Jul 10, 2015 6:30:00 AM

NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) SDN (Software Defined Networking) Network Software Provider (NSP)

Network functions virtualization (NFV) and software defined networking (SDN) fundamentally change the way communications networks are built, and they’re having an equally profound impact on network equipment vendors.

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