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Topic: 5G

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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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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A quick chat about cloud native 5G
It seems everyone is talking about 5G and cloud native these days. And it’s not a coincidence that these technologies are getting similar levels of ...
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The importance of being cloud native
From the radio access network to the core, 5G introduces fundamentally different network architectures compared to 4G and other previous mobile ...
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Cloud Native Apps Need Freedom from Legacy Constraints
Metaswitch CTO Martin Taylor took part in an illuminating panel discussion at MWC19 with leaders from the Cloud Native Computing Foundation, Linux ...
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What it means to be cloud native
The communications industry is coming to realize the significance of cloud native architectures, particularly for the evolution to 5G. But with so ...
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This is why a new approach to pure software packet processing will make you rethink your choice of 5G UPF
Naturally, the first thing I worry about, before I start actually writing a blog post, is what cutesy title to give it. Suffering the sort of ...
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5G Calls for New Enterprise Business Models
When it comes to next generation mobile networks, the term that keeps cropping up over and again is flexibility. The networks need to be more ...
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Metaswitch Revs Packet Processing Engine in 5G Core
The evolution to 5G is already underway, even for operators who have yet to formalize deployment plans. Since 5G represents a major network ...
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Meet us at Mobile World Congress 2019
It’s that Mobile World Congress time of year again. We’ll be back in Barcelona this February (25th–28th), showcasing the cloud native virtual network ...
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Introducing the 5G Core Network Functions
In the evolution of next generation mobile architectures, much of the focus is understandably on 5G New Radio – primarily, how much faster it will be ...
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