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.
Open vRAN Ecosystem – Enabling a Better Mobile Architecture
We’ve had a busy six months architecting and building solutions, executing operator demos and trials, helping to define open interfaces and management, building business models to compare costs of various solutions, partnering with the UK government to help address the digital divide with 5G, and much more. There’s more to come on many of those items. In this update we’ll focus primarily on our activities around this week’s MWC Americas show in Los Angeles.