Business Case: Cloud & NFV within 5G Network Architectures

June 16, 2015

whiteford_smallIncreasing demands from consumers and enterprises are forcing service providers to make the transition to 5G. Currently most service providers are moving to the full board of virtualization to meet market demands. They understand that the CAPEX and OPEX of running legacy systems is unsustainable. In order for service operators to innovate further and stitch services together, they need to embrace NFV immediately.

Amit Tiwari talks about how Affirmed Networks was able to design a cost effective and scalable QoS capable network for a Tier 1 network operator, who was looking for appropriate QoS across their verticals but ended up extending Affirmed NetworksNFV solution to other legacy applications, and also the eventual need for operators to include NFV in their 5G architectures.

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