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Topic: 5G

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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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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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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5G Future Begins with Cloud Native NFV Today
As 5G network architecture plans begin to take shape, they are looking distinctly cloud native. Some network operators are realizing that they will ...
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