Enabling Rakuten Cloud Platform with Cisco NFVI and Orchestration Solutions

You might have followed the launch of the commercial-friendly user trial by Rakuten Mobile Network Inc., the newest mobile network operator in Japan. Rakuten Inc., the parent company, is a well known Web and IT giant with diversified lines of business, such as eCommerce, FinTech, rich media content and social media apps.

Planning Your Cloud Communications Migration: Connectivity And Network Service Options

This is part six in a seven-part series on how IT managers and communications service providers (CSPs) can work together to simplify their migration of premises-based communications to the cloud. This particular post is focused on types of access services, the types of circuits, the method of IP services delivery, the suitability for carrying communications services, and network services that can be layered on to prioritize communications traffic.