Gigaom Research Report: NFV Adoption to Transform Telecommunications Infrastructure
This paper examines the emerging role of network functions virtualization (NFV) in the telecom network, providing an overview of NFV and taking a deeper look at some of the characteristics mandatory for both hardware and software. The paper also discusses different use cases and how these implementations can benefit carrier service providers (CSPs).
- The different stages of NFV adoption
- Must-have characteristics for successful telco NFV deployment and the role of IT hardware and software
- Where the NFV ecosystem stands today and the outlook for the future