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Topic: Cloud Native

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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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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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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On the Road to Operations Automation
Metaswitch has been busy lately working with industry efforts on operations automation and sharing our expertise in cloud native software design. ...
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4 Reasons Why Containers are Cool for NFV
Containers are all the rage in network virtualization these days. They’re not new to virtualized IT and Web-scale networks; indeed, containers have ...
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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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Metaswitch Proves Its Microservices Mettle
As more communications service providers (CSPs) gain experience with network virtualization, they have found that legacy software has serious ...
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