Network Slicing in Action
One particular aspect of mobile network evolution that deserves attention is the idea of reducing round-trip time (RTT) between consumers of a service and the service source itself. So much so that in 5G, this concept has acquired its own unique 3GPP term: URLLC which is an acronym for Ultra-Reliable Low Latency Communications.
5 SD-WAN Operational Challenges for Service Providers to Consider
Cloud and associated networking technologies such as Software Defined Networks (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) offer significant benefits. The challenge is that you need to go through complete operational transformation which affects both IT and the business.
Introducing the Cisco Data Virtualization Knowledgebase
The Cisco Data Virtualization Knowledgebase contains a range of useful content, including business and technical white papers, tutorials, tech tips, and Cisco Information Server product documentation, as well as links to myriad additional resources, Cisco training, Cisco support, and more.
The Solution Capacity Management Has Been Waiting For
Operations Managers are very familiar with all the reasons their appliance-based networking infrastructure needs to be reconsidered—they live the problem constantly, day in and day out.
Transformation and the New Role of Managed Services
Like other well-worn terms such as “Digitization,” “DevOps,” or “Agile,” transformation can mean a lot of different things depending on the perspective of the organization, team, or individual person.
Orchestrated Assurance: What is it and why do I need it?
Service Providers to deliver network services faster with assured customer quality. Cisco Orchestrated Assurance powered by Netrounds offer a new solution to this challenge.
3 Pathways to NFV Success … or How to Tame the NFV / SDN Monster
On your journey to NFV transformation, you may often feel you cannot escape your own personal Hades. We researched how your service provider peers are taming the monstrous challenges.