Home Company Blog Page 7

Blog

Home Company Blog Page 7

Blog

by Angela Whiteford

Unpacking What’s Next in Network Composability at the Big Communications Event

June 6, 2017 by

The “composable core” is all about creating new services quickly and easily. As a leader in virtualization, Affirmed Networks has been working with operators such as AT&T, Vodafone, Etisalat and more. Affirmed CEO, Hassan Ahmed, shared his insights on the current state of network composability with open-integration mechanisms at the Virtualization Track at the Big Communications Event held in Austin,...

Read More
Don’t Miss This Red Hat Summit Session on Containers, Microservices and the Cloud-native Telco

Don’t Miss This Red Hat Summit Session on Containers, Microservices and the Cloud-native Telco

May 4, 2017 by

Will you be at the Red Hat Summit in Boston? If so, be sure to attend our session on how Telco and NFV Cloud Service Providers can move from monolithic software architectures to cloud-native microservices. Affirmed Networks’ James Logan, Director of Cloud Infrastructure Software and Technology will join Red Hat’s Anita Tragler and Marc Curry to shed light on this evolution, ranging...

Read More

Talking Points Around Standards, Open Source, and the Implementation of End-to-End Orchestration

April 24, 2017 by

In this final blog post about the TM Forum report on Orchestration, we look at the role of standards and open source in end-to-end orchestration, as well as implementation strategies. Standards and Open Source: the Rise of Three Camps. Among standards bodies and open source groups, TM Forum is relied upon by a large majority of service providers for help with...

Read More

Important Steps & Requirements for E2E Network Orchestration

April 5, 2017 by

In this fourth blog post about the TM Forum report on Orchestration, we look at key steps and architectural requirements service providers must consider as they move toward the Operations Center of the Future (OpCF). Participants in workshops and Catalyst projects (including CIOs and VPs in networking and operations, network and systems architects, IT managers, OSS/BSS directors, and software developers) have...

Read More

NFV World Congress: The Future of Virtualized Networks is Now

March 19, 2017 by

NFV World Congress took place two weeks ago with the industry’s leading participants converging in the Silicon Valley to discuss the many ways virtualized infrastructures are providing transformational benefits to operators around the world. As the company with more live NFV deployments than anyone in the industry (50+), Affirmed Networks was front and center, participating in several discussions on the current state...

Read More
MWC 2017

Affirmed Networks Named Finalist in Mobile World Congress “Glomo Awards” for Second Consecutive Year

January 30, 2017 by

We are pleased to announce that Affirmed Networks has, for the second consecutive year, been named a finalist as part of the esteemed “Glomo Awards” program that takes place as part of Mobile World Congress (MWC) annually. Filled with a week full of keynotes, announcements, demonstrations and infinite cab lines, MWC represents an action-packed week for all involved. Each year, the Glomo...

Read More

Service Providers Speak: Why They’re Adopting Orchestration and How

January 5, 2017 by

In this third blog post about the TM Forum report on Orchestration, we’re going to look into why service providers are adopting orchestration and how. Top Business Drivers for Orchestration According to a survey taken by CIOs and VPs in networking and operations, network and systems architects, IT managers, OSS/BSS directors, and software develops, the biggest reason service providers are automating...

Read More

Affirmed Networks and Orange Demo Carrier Grade Wi-Fi Roaming at Wireless Global Congress

December 5, 2016 by

On November 15th during Wireless Global Congress by Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) in San Jose, Orange, one of the largest operators of mobile and internet services in Europe and Africa, held a live demo on carrier-grade Wi-Fi roaming. Orange’s overarching goal was to show the value of providing a secure and consistent user experience regardless of the underlying access technology. In...

Read More

What Is Orchestration and Why Is It So Important?

December 2, 2016 by

In this second blog post about the TM Forum report on Orchestration, we’re going to look closely at the definition of orchestration as it pertains to today’s virtualized mobile networks. “In general, the definition of orchestration is too narrow and too specific to VNF lifecycle management. Operators have backed away from talking about OSS recently, fearing it sounds ‘retro’, but it...

Read More

Affirmed Networks Honored by the Wireless Broadband Alliance at Annual Awards Gala

November 11, 2016 by

Affirmed Wins Award for “Best Next-Gen Wi-Fi Network Infrastructure” We are pleased to share that last night, at the Wireless Broadband Alliance’s (WBA) “Industry Awards 2016” event in San Jose, Calif., Affirmed Networks received top recognition for our continued commitment to innovation. Honored along with other industry leaders such as AT&T, Telstra, Boingo and Ruckess Wireless, Affirmed Networks won the award...

Read More
1 5 6 7 8 9 12