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Rakuten Cloud Platform is a Blueprint for the Future

If you want to better understand how Rakuten is building RCP, I have some deep dive technical links at the end of this blog. For now, I wanted to explore why Rakuten decided to invest the time, effort and resources in building RCP.

February 25, 2019

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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.

September 23, 2015

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Cisco Continues Mobile Core Momentum: Leads in Packet Core Market Share according to IHS Infonetics Research Data.

Well I told you that we would be back real soon with another update and here you go. As you remember we recently blogged that ACG Research again confirmed that Cisco continues to be the leading provider of Mobile Packet Core and Mobile IP Infrastructure over the past several quarters. Now another analyst firm, IHS Infonetics […]

Cisco Helps Spark New Zealand Serve Up The Voice Of The Future

  Remember when voice was the original mobile network use-case? It was a much simpler time, with more network control, greater profit, and fewer competitors. Fast forward to today and like the rest of the Service Provider industry, mobile voice communications are changing, and changing very rapidly. Mobile networks must provide a cost-effective, rich user […]

Cisco – Aspider-NGI, Cisco and Telindus Win 2015 Coveted Global Telecom Business Innovations Award

So we were back in London this week to attend the annual Global Telecoms Business Summit and Innovations Awards, and what a great industry event it was. Lots of customer interactions, industry networking, exchange of best practices, and of course the Innovation Awards. The Global Telecom Business Summit and Innovation Awards is an annual event […]