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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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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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Women in Tech, Containers and Cloud Native IMS
At Light Reading’s recent Women in Comms workshop, Micaela Giuhat, Metaswitch VP of Product Management for Cloud Native Core, was invited to discuss ...
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Why Sprint Selected Metaswitch
One of the original driving forces for network operators’ Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) initiative was their desire to open the telecom ...
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Telenor Proof of Concept Evaluates Containers in the Mobile Core
Metaswitch recently participated in a Proof of Concept (PoC) at Telenor Research along with several partners to evaluate virtualization and ...
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Are Telcos Ready for Containers?
Just as operators and vendors are getting comfortable with deploying virtualized network functions (VNFs) in virtual machines, containers have ...
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From Virtualization to Cloudification
As Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) matures and communication service providers (CSPs) seek the best ways to implement virtual network ...
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Container Mania Grips the Internet of Talk: Going cloud native for VoLTE with Kubernetes
I know many of you have been itching to hear more about my adventures with Pokémon Go, following this wildly unsuccessful attempt to garner more page ...
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What’s New in NFV?
As network operators adopt virtualization and software-centric networking in varying stages, there is an interesting mix of strategic and tactical ...
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5 Things You Should Know About Project Calico
In 2015, the Project Calico team was terribly busy, promoting the open source project's latest release and traveling the world to meet with ...
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