All of us at Affirmed Networks are incredibly honored to have been included in Forbes’ recent list outlining the “the Next Billion Dollar Start-Ups,” a compilation that is available on line and will be featured in the company’s print edition in May. According to Karsten Strauss of Forbes, to create the list Forbes went “in search of
As we have previously shared, Affirmed Networks continues to experience significant traction with Tier 1 operators worldwide. This is reflective by our 20+ customers, our more than 40 trials, and by the strong interest we saw at Mobile World Congress 2015 as operators now fully realize that the adoption is not a “if” but a
As I settle back in to the ongoing windy winter in Boston, I am reminded of the warmer climate and wonderful hosts of Barcelona, home of Mobile World Congress 2015 (MWC15). While the weather was certainly a treat for many of us, it was the unofficial theme of this year’s event which was most inviting to the team from Affirmed Networks that made the trip to represent the company and convey the value of our Network Functions Virtualized (NFV) solution to the customers, press and industry analysts that converged on Barcelona for the industry’s most important event.
For years we have been hearing about how virtualization has revolutionized the enterprise data center, providing a wide range of benefits from both a business and technology standpoint. With the advent of network function virtualization, the movement has moved to the mobile network, allowing the virtualization of network functions into a connected network capable of delivering communications services on top of industry-standard, high-volume servers.