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Topic: Virtualization

Edge Computing can benefit multiple industries across Asia Pacific
Telecom Review Asia sat down with Metaswitch CTO Martin Taylor at the 5G Asia 2019 event in Singapore to talk about the flurry of anticipation around ...
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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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The path from CSP to DSP goes through software
At the Great Telco Debate in London, industry movers and shakers, including Metaswitch CTO Martin Taylor, wrangled with some of the sector’s ...
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CSPs Go Cloud Native with Metaswitch
Establishing our cloud native software credentials has been a common topic on this blog. But we also think that our engagements with many of the ...
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From Concept to Reality: Metaswitch Drives Cloud Native Development
Five years ago, very few telecom suppliers recognized that network software running on dedicated hardware would need to be redesigned to run well in ...
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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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3 reasons why an IMS core should be virtualized
The IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) revolutionized the way network infrastructures were architected. It defined the granular decomposition of network ...
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Cloud Native Imperative Changes the NFV Narrative
The times are changing for NFV. Even though the industry has been working on NFV for only about four years, the original assumptions about the ...
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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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Are You Ready for NFV?
When it comes to network functions virtualization (NFV) and software defined networking (SDN), it is no longer a question of “if,” but rather “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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