TCO Benefits of Converged 5G Ready IP Transport

ACG’s paper presents the results of a TCO analysis comparing the economics of a converged IP/MPLS transport network with more traditional dedicated networks. The results of the analysis demonstrate significant savings with an overall TCO savings. of 62%, capital expense savings of 60%, and operations expense savings of 66%. The analysis asserts More...

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By Tim Doiron On Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
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SDN Enabled Network: What Does It Take?

It is no surprise that increasing bandwidth demands, changing traffic patterns driven by the migration of applications and workloads to the cloud, and competitive pricing pressures are driving service providers More...

By Mark Mortensen On Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
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Key CommSoft Learnings from #OOW19

This blog, written after Oracle OpenWorld 2019, held in September 2019 in San Francisco, outlines some of the Oracle announcements as well as key learnings and trends in the CommSoft markets. It also provides snippets More...

By Mark Mortensen On Monday, October 7th, 2019
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Automate OSS/BSS to Drive Innovation & Reduce Operating Costs

By modernizing business, IT and network systems, digital service providers can not only improve customer experience, but also unveil opportunities for new revenue and new business models. Consolidating these systems More...

By Peter Fetterolf On Thursday, September 26th, 2019
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Economic Comparison of a DriveNets Network with Traditional Router Networks

IP networks are experiencing tremendous traffic growth that is expected to continue for the foreseeable future. Growth will primarily be driven by 4K/8K video, gaming services, and 5G mobile networks. In order More...

By Ray Mota On Thursday, August 8th, 2019
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When Is the Time for Service Provider SD-WAN? NOW!

Ask providers and vendors to name today’s “hot” technology and unanimously software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) is the first that comes to mind. Although top of mind, the reality is that SD-WAN More...

By Liliane Offredo-Zreik On Monday, June 3rd, 2019
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MODERNIZING THE CABLE SERVICE DELIVERY INFRASTRUCTURE

Market forces and the insatiable demand for bandwidth, both upstream and downstream, are driving cable operators to modernize their network infrastructure and operations. Many technologies and operational improvements More...

By Mark Mortensen On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
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Hybrid Networks: Integrated Provisioning for Virtual and Physical Networks

Network and service provisioning are undergoing the greatest changes in the history of telecommunications, faster, more flexible, and more automated to provide unprecedented business agility and velocity. To create More...

By Liliane Offredo-Zreik On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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A Fresh Market Perspective on SD-WAN

Software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN), a promising new technology that brings optimization, visibility and flexibility into the WAN environment, has been experiencing significant growth. Our research shows More...

By Karen Grenier On Thursday, May 16th, 2019
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Fresh Findings: Improving Automation in Service Fulfilment & Operations

New study by ACG Research provides first-hand perspectives from service provider experts globally on challenges and opportunities in the provisioning and management of optical and carrier Ethernet transport servicesThe More...