Author Archives: David Wright

VMware Teams With BTE Leading Lights Award Winners for NFV

Summary – Recently, Light Reading announced the BTE Leading Lights Award Winners. Leading Lights is the preeminent award program for the communication service provider market. This year, two award-winning LeadingLightsLogosolutions have one thing in common….the VMware vCloud for NFV Platform.

Vip mobile – Leading Lights Most Innovative NFV Deployment Strategy

This award is given to the network or data center operator that has devised the most innovative network functions virtualization (NFV) deployment strategy during the past year, and we’re excited to share that VMware customer Vip mobile (Telekom Austria) was selected as the winner. VMware worked in collaboration with Connectem (acquired by Brocade) to provide a vEPC solution for world’s first fully virtualized LTE Core at Vip mobile. Continue reading

The CSP Cloud of Tomorrow Has Arrived

This blog post originally appeared on the VMware company blog Tribal KnowledgeCSP Of Tomorrow Image since the first dot-com boom has the pace of data center innovation so rapidly transformed and disrupted old ways of doing business, engendering entirely new ways of consuming content, products and services. There are few mediums where this is more apparent than our mobile devices, but while the Googles and Amazons of the world reap the benefits of the transition toward cloud-based infrastructure, many communications service providers (CSPs) are struggling to keep up.

This is a challenge VMware is addressing today with the roll out of vCloud for NFV, a unified infrastructure platform that enables CSPs to leverage the benefits of a carrier-grade cloud platform in their core network infrastructure.

Visit Tribal Knowledge to learn more.