Tag: sdn

Towards the Virtualization of the RAN

The topic of virtualized RAN is broad.  It has been an objective for several years.  The open RAN, or LTE 4G Open RAN Initiative,...

SDN adoption drives growth of NWaaS:

One of the most immediate objectives of AT&T’s move towards SDN and virtualization is to expand its network as a service (NWaaS) activities. The...

MWC 2016: The big themes in Barcelona

These were the biggest themes this year in Barcelona – no big surprises on the topic list, though there were plenty of unexpected twists...

HPE leverages Aruba and Intel

One month into its new life as an independent firm, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) held its first conference, Discover 2015, in London. The highlights...

Ericsson/Cisco alliance will reshape the carrier industry

Ever since the mobile access network started its migration to IP, the narrative has centered on whether Ericsson, the mobile king, or IP giant...

WiFi going software-defined

The role that software-defined networking (SDN) will play in the future of networking equipment and IT operations will continue to grow and evolve as...

Wi-Fi: The Technology of Choice for IoT

The number of connected devices in the world is projected to exceed 5 billion by the end of 2015 and explode to more than...