It is NFV time, vCPE market will grow to $2 billion in 2021

A recent report by research company IDC indicates that the global market for virtual customer-premises equipment (vCPE) infrastructure will exceed $3 billion by 2021. The report, entitled “Worldwide viper/uCPE Forecast, 2017–2021: NFV at the Network Edge” forecasts that the virtual CPE software market will grow from $145.7 million in 2016 to $2 billion in 2021 at a […]

What went wrong with software licensing for NFV?

This past year has indicated that telcos are willing to deploy network functions virtualization (NFV) for new services, but they are still reluctant to do so when it comes to traditional offerings. According to a recent report by ABI Research, this is mainly derived from the challenge of software licensing. Analyst Lian Jye Su claims that the decoupling of hardware and […]

Virtual networks market carries great promise for digital transformation

A growing number of mainstream telcos are embracing virtual networks, according to a new report published by research company Analysys Mason. The report, titled “Top 10 predictions for the telecoms media and digital services sectors in 2018” states virtual networks will enable operators to retain a highly visible role in the digital economy. The authors said […]

Telco System open vCPE solution get maximum score at GlobalData competitive landscape assessment

Telco Systems virtual customer premise equipment (vCPE) solutions have won the highest score at a competitive landscape assessment carried by research company GlobalData. Analyst Emir Halilovic compared Telco Systems NFVTime open vCPE solutions suite, with similar vCPE solutions of four other vendors and ranked Telco Systems solutions as “Very Strong” granting it the highest rank. According to GlobalData, enterprises […]

AT&T boosts interest in uCPE and edge NFV solutions

Service providers are showing growing interest in universal CPE (uCPE) and edge network functions virtualization (NFV) solutions. The latest evidence was AT&T’s announcement that it plans to use open hardware designs to virtualize its network as part of its goal of becoming the first American carrier to offer 5G services. As part of the plan, AT&T intends to deploy […]

SDxCentral: ARM has the potential to disrupt NFVI market

After years in which Intel has monopolized the data center market, the situation is changing with competition arriving on multiple fronts, according to a new report published by SDxCentral. The report, entitled 2018 NFV Report Series Part 1: NFV Infrastructure (NFVI) and VIM, notes that Intel is finally being squeezed on both the low and high end of […]

Telco Systems to lead development of Arm-compatible uCPE and NFV Edge solutions to build technology partner ecosystem

Telco Systems will lead the development of a new advanced, service-ready universal customer premises equipment (uCPE) and network function virtualization (NFV) Edge solutions based on Arm architecture. Arm and Telco Systems will work together to expand the technology partner ecosystem, customer pipeline and other go-to-market activities. This Arm-NFVTime ecosystem will include virtual network functions (VNF) and hardware vendors […]

Intel x86 and ARM jostle for relevance and dominance

2018 will continue to see more network functions virtualization infrastructure (NFVI) deployments. More innovation is expected on this front in a number of areas as VMs and containers battle it out, as Intel x86 and ARM jostle for relevance and dominance, as the Edge reveals new requirements for new application workloads, and as innovative HCI platforms […]

Telco Systems concludes successful SDN NFV World Congress

Telco Systems solutions, which presented at the SDN NFV World Congress last week, received a warm welcome from existing and potential clients, service providers, analysts and journalists. The company displayed its NFVtime open uCPE (universal customer premises equipment) software solution designed for real zero touch service deployment of SD-WAN (software-defined wide-area network), vSecurity and other managed services. These solutions were showcased […]

Using NFV edge acceleration technologies with Arm-based architecture

Recent research by IHS Markit indicates that telco operators are extending their network functions virtualization (NFV) environments outside the usual data centers and central offices (COs) to customer sites on customer-provided equipment (CPE) or on universal CPE (uCPE). This is translated into expectations that the uCPE market will surge from only $7.7 million in 2017 to a […]

uCPE to serve as virtualization infrastructure for Arm Neoverse

uCPE to serve as virtualization infrastructure for Arm Neoverse

Neoverse will enable a new UCPE Solution To Serve As Virtualization Infrastructure and transformative cloud infrastructure designed to support the demands of intelligent devices. The datacenter infrastructure IP portfolio represents the first time that Arm, which is a key player in providing chip technology to the phones and devices market, tries to become a power […]

What will 2019 bring to the Telecom industry?

The year 2019 promises to be a very interesting one for the telecommunications sector as technologies that have emerged in recent years have reached technological and operational maturity. While the telecom industry is in the midst of reshaping as it adopts new technologies and embraces the cloud, communication service providers (CSPs) are looking to gain […]

New survey emphasizes need to accelerate orchestration to automate telecom services

Orchestrating services across software-defined networking (SDN), network function virtualization (NFV) and operations support systems (OSS) domains is seen by communication service providers (CSPs) as the major obstacle to deploying SDN and NFV, according to a recent research conducted by Heavy Reading for Netcracker. Analyst James Crawshaw noted that this reflects the fact that today’s implementations are often silo projects and not well […]

Working from Home spikes broadband demands making communication networks today’s critical infrastructure

Broadband connectivity becomes critical infrastructure in the COVID-19 pandemic The Coronavirus outbreak has heightened the importance of connectivity in our lives. Communication Service Providers (CSPs) are the enablers of modern societies, allowing millions of individuals, students, companies and educational facilities to continue their business and learning remotely. Shouldering this responsibility, CSPs must proactively plan ahead […]

What service providers should know about the affects of COVID-19 and how to prepare for the ‘new normal’

During the past decades of relative stability, innovation has moving slowly to improve well-being, convenience, and resource efficiency. Service providers focused on simplifying operations and enhancing their customer’s experience without having to deal with uncertainty or scarcity. As of early 2020, the stability we took for granted was taken away. The business continuity and disaster […]

How we created a fully automated, low cost uCPE solution for MSPs that also expedites deployment

For service providers, the goals of process automation, lowering costs and accelerating deployments are often contradictory to one another. Network Function Virtualization (NFV) promises this and more with network disaggregation, in which software-based network functions are separated from the underlying hardware infrastructure. NFV is an important approach for service providers seeking to improve efficiency and […]

Why a uCPE Installer is essential for the success of your whitebox strategy

Whiteboxes have entered the networking product landscape as a part of the larger hardware and software disaggregation trend. This trend, which is also known as Network Function Disaggregation (NFD), is transforming the networking product market. Historically, network appliances have been black boxes with proprietary hardware and software sourced from a single vendor. Today, such products […]

How uCPE Solutions Improve the Efficiency and Velocity of Managed SD-WAN Operations

“There are major differences between service creation for enterprise, such as setting up SD-WAN, firewalls, and so on, and delivering managed SD-WAN on an ongoing basis. In both cases, the product’s features, performance, and cost structures are all important. However, for managed services, efficient product-operations are a major area to get right.” Clavem Research The […]

Telco Systems’ introduce smart choice for uCPE at ONS 2018

Telco Systems’ introduce smart choice for uCPE

Gabi Podolosky, Product Line Manager at Telco Systems will hold a presentation on The Advantages of an Arm-based SoC for open uCPE at the Open Networking Summit (ONS) North America, which will take place on March 26 – 29, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. The presentation, which will be held on Tuesday March 27 at 9:40, will examine the benefits […]