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Topic: Cloud Native

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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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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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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Reality Check: Virtualization Doesn’t Have to Be So Difficult
At the annual Great Telco Debate in London, attendees debated whether virtualization was a poisoned chalice. The event is known for stimulating ...
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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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