Published On: Fri, Oct 16th, 2015

Dynamic Network Services: Case for Carrier SDN

Carrier SDN provides a tool that overcomes the technology and organizational barriers that have prevented carriers from creating and delivering their services using the cloud service delivery model.

If you have a background in carrier services, like me, you are undoubtedly tired of hearing about how much more agile, responsive, and cost efficient cloud service providers are than carrier network operators. The criticism runs along the line of “cloud provider X provides an on-demand service delivery model with consumption-based pricing while you are still trying to lock us into a multiyear contract for fixed bandwidth capacity at a fixed price.”

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