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MaX UC brings mobile native unified communications to enterprise
Hosted Unified Communications (aka UCaaS) has enjoyed steady growth over recent years experiencing a steady ~15% growth over the past several years ...
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The path from CSP to DSP goes through software
At the Great Telco Debate in London, industry movers and shakers, including Metaswitch CTO Martin Taylor, wrangled with some of the sector’s ...
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5G Multi-Access Edge Computing with cloudlets in fog creating mist, and why the hell does every networking journal read like a London weather report these days?
It was the mighty Babylonians way back in 650 BC who used cloud patterns -- along with a sprinkling of astronomy – in the first attempt to forecast ...
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5G Service Ambitions Require Operations Automation
In the 5G communications era, the evolution of mobile network technology will create a world of possibilities for innovative services. Network ...
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Metaswitch Files Federal Antitrust Lawsuit Against Ribbon Communications
Metaswitch has filed an antitrust action against Ribbon Communications1, alleging that Ribbon is engaging in anticompetitive conduct that could harm ...
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Automation Minimizes Complexity in Multi-Cloud Environments
As the cloudification of communications networks gathers pace, architectures are becoming more varied from having to incorporate physical and virtual ...
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Embracing Automation is Essential for NFV Success
NFV is now officially six years old. Despite the many technological breakthroughs in its relatively short life, the sense of frustration in the ...
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Metaswitch Joins Cloud Communications Alliance
We’re excited to announce that Metaswitch has joined the Cloud Communications Alliance, the industry peer association that is committed to fostering ...
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CSPs Get That Cloud Native is the Way to Go
The cloud native bandwagon is taking on travellers as more communication service providers (CSPs) acknowledge that software-based network functions ...
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Operations Automation Requires Cloud Native VNFs
As more communication service providers (CSPs) gain experience with network virtualization, they recognize that virtual network functions (VNFs) need ...
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Does 5G finally mean curtains for TCP/IP?
In the realm of protocol suites, TCP/IP is the proverbial cockroach. I mean that in a nice way, of course. Well, as nice as you can be comparing ...
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Network Automation Needs an Agile Approach
Automation was a hot topic at the SDN NFV World Congress in The Hague last week. The emphasis on automation shows how the communications industry has ...
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