IoT is transforming the communications landscape. Affirmed Networks delivers an end-to-end solution which includes: virtualized connectivity (LTE-M, NB-IoT (Narrowband), SCEF), an IoT Service Platform, and IoT Integration Services. Built on an open architecture, the solution empowers mobile operators to profitably deliver IoT services while providing the flexibility to adapt to changing requirements as the IoT market evolves.
Diagram of Affirmed’s End-to-End IoT Solution
Profitably Deliver IoT Services with Affirmed’s IoT Solution
Enables Virtualized Connectivity from 2G, 3G, 4G, LTE, LTE-M Mobile Core; NB-IoT (Narrowband) Mobile Core including C-SGN, eSCEF, SCS; and IoT Home Subscriber Server (HSS).
Virtualized Network Slicing
Network slicing by Affirmed’s virtual Slice Selection Function supports traffic segregation within the same infrastructure so each slice can be optimized for a specific service.
Enablement, Management, Analytics and More
IoT Service Platform delivers analytics, billing security, application enablement, and device management.
Reduce Time and Cost of Creating IoT Services
Combining Virtualized connectivity and Affirmed Service Automation Platform to dramatically reduce time and cost of creating IoT Services.
CUPS to Support Critical IoT Services
Delivers Control plane and User plane separation (CUPS) to support high bandwidth low latency Critical IoT services.
Fierce Wireless interviews the chief infrastructure officer of DU, Salim Al Balooshi
“Adopting Affirmed Networks NB-IoT core will ensure we have state-of-the-art 5G ready core network with slicing to serve enterprise as well as consumer use cases.”
Salim Al Balooshi, Chief Infrastructure Officer, DU (Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company)