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Cloud Native is a Hot Topic
I attended SDN World Congress in The Hague a couple weeks ago and among many meetings there I had a conversation with David Snow, Principle Analyst ...
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Summary lessons from deploying NFV
Metaswitch has gained a wealth of NFV experience by helping customers take our virtual network functions (VNFs) from proof of concept to lab trials ...
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Outtakes in NFV - Talking Clearwater Cloud-Native IMS Core
Want to know what happens to the video footage left on the cutting room floor, after the professionals have taken all they need... or can handle? ...
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Employing Blockchains in Consumer IoT Infrastructures
Like many of you, I have taken a back seat over the last few years as Bitcoin bedlam has swelled, subsided and swelled once again. Let’s be ...
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You'd Love to Have DevOps, But Don’t Know Where to Start!
You are not alone. You are in the same boat as many other telcos. And probably wondering where to start.
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Guaranteeing QoS for the IoT - With the Obligatory Pokemon Go References
References that, like everyone else right now, I’m using to grab a few additional page views. Do I feel as slimy as an Ekans?1 Yes -- but my mother ...
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What Are Operators Doing With Virtualization Today?
The vision for full network functions virtualization (NFV) can look complex and daunting to any network operator. But it is important to remember ...
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Why Telco Futurism Matters Now
At our recent Metaswitch Forum, Dean Bubley of Disruptive Analysis presented a thought-provoking view of what futurism means for telecom service ...
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How to Deliver Telco-Grade Services from the Cloud
CTO Martin Taylor has written a new white paper that aims to answer one of the biggest questions about network functions virtualization (NFV): how ...
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Metaswitch, GigaSpaces Launch NFV Learning Lab
We know that network functions virtualization (NFV) is highly complex, even for large network operators and experienced network engineers. Figuring ...
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Can IT-Grade Clouds Deliver Telco-Grade Availability?
One of the chief concerns about network functions virtualization (NFV) for some network operators is the inability of IT-grade clouds to provide ...
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Deterministic, Time-Sensitive Networking for IoT
Having read my post on the Path Computation Element, “Pixie Dust and Unicorn Stuff,” and finding only one small error [see the footnotes for ...
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