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The 5G Access Gateway Function (AGF): An Evolutionary Tale
Once upon a time, tucked away in a tiny garage in Anytown USA, there was a modest Remote Access Server. Its flickering green lights indicated that ...
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Implementing the BGP Monitoring Protocol (BMP) in your NOS to track BGP network state
The worldwide public internet has long depended on the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) for exchanging routing a reachability information between ...
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Implement MPLS on white box switches with the Metaswitch NOS Toolkit
With the continued growth of the global MPLS IP VPN Services Market and the ongoing consolidation of of the access layer onto Multiservice MPLS edge ...
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Leveraging Open Compute technologies to build a portable NOS
Starting with the compute platforms themselves, data center network engineers have long enjoyed the benefits of hardware/software disaggregation. The ...
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MaX elevates user experience for Mobile UC
Award-winning MaX by Metaswitch is the industry’s best answer to the mobile Unified Communications challenge. By striking the right balance between ...
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A clear recipe for building your own network operating system
Building a network operating system (NOS) is a major undertaking for any organization, requiring significant amounts of time and money to complete. ...
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Working with millimeter waves: A tale of 5G new radio
Those of us in the business of delivering high-performance network packet processing are often quick to brush off the radio frequency (RF) giant. We ...
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What makes MaX unique?
MaX by Metaswitch is a mobile native, carrier-grade group communications platform that enables mobile network operators to blend the native dialer of ...
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A cloud native 5G user plane
With a portfolio of virtualized network functions that pre-date even the first ETSI NFV ISG white paper, Metaswitch is a recognized trailblazer when ...
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The importance of a cloud native approach in the 5G era
The term cloud native can mean different things to different people. Such lack of clarity can cause confusion among telco network professionals who ...
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VoLTE as a platform
When operators are planning Voice over LTE (VoLTE) service strategies, deploying the IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS)-based core network and telephony ...
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My musings on Enterprise Connect 2019
Last week, over 7,200 converged on Orlando, Florida to attend Enterprise Connect, the industry’s most important event on communications technology ...
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