Angela Whiteford

Current Analysis Names Affirmed Networks a “Game Changer”

We are pleased to report that respected industry analyst firm, Current Analysis, has given Affirmed Networks the highest rating in a recent report of profiling potentially disruptive companies across a number of segments. Through their “Market Disruptor Profile” series, Current Analysis provides an overview and analysis of companies generating new competitive threats in the market

Angela Whiteford

New Report Examines Service Orchestration: Provides Insights into How CSPs can Embrace the Platform Revolution

Affirmed Networks Sponsors TM Forum Orchestration Insight Report A recently released report from the TM Forum, and sponsored by Affirmed Networks, takes a close look at how Communications Service providers (CSPs) can save, on average, the equivalent of their entire capital budget by embracing new Service Orchestration technologies and processes. According to the report, these

The Intelligent Transformation: How Operators can Build a 5G Ready Network Today!

Operators are making investments in software-based (SDN/NFV) mobile core solutions and the underlying data center IP infrastructure required to support this virtualized approach. As this is occurring, operators are also being challenged to understand the requirements of 5G services so that they can embrace this new generation of networks as seamless and cost-effectively as possible.

Angela Whiteford

A Summer to Give Back

Affirmed Networks’ Culture of Community Support Runs Wild For the past five years Affirmed Networks has worked to help shape the future of the telecommunications industry-at large as it evolves toward virtualized software-based architectures. With more than 35 customer deployments, and another 40+ trials underway, the results of this mission and focus have been truly

Angela Whiteford

Etisalat Goes Virtual with Affirmed

Joining an impressive list of Tier One operators worldwide, this week Etisalat became the latest major operator to announce the deployment of Affirmed Networks’ Mobile Content Cloud (vEPC) Solution. By deploying a vEPC, the telecom giant intends to capitalize on the many inherit benefits that a virtualized architecture provides, including the ability to quickly and

Angela Whiteford

The Convergence of SDN and NFV

I’ve been asked quite a bit recently about SDN (Software Defined Networking) and NFV (Network Functions Virtualization). There has been significant confusion in the market regarding these two terms –some say they compete, while others feel they are one and the same. However, neither of those statements are true. SDN and NFV are complementary networking

Angela Whiteford

Light Reading Recognizes Affirmed Networks for Innovation & Execution

Over the past several years, Affirmed Networks has been leading the industry’s transition toward virtualized networks – a journey that began with an evaluation of the technology as a potential game-changer and has now moved to widespread adoption as Communications Service Providers (CSPs) globally embrace the NFV as the next-generation network architecture. Throughout this evolution,