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Topic: Containers

Everything You Need To Know About Containers
The pace of technology change can be grueling. Many of us in the communications sector have certainly felt this keenly over the last five or so years ...
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Containerizing the 5G Core
Containers are a hot commodity for public cloud operators and enterprises, and the rate of adoption has ramped up over the last couple of years. ...
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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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