Why you should be taking note of cloud native NFVI

MATS JOHANSSON | August 23, 2019

Cloud native applications for telco means a lot of benefits in network agility and operational efficiency. Yet the solutions and market readiness have not yet been in place. The solutions for cloud native applications design are in place but now we also see the solutions for NFVI emerging based on Kubernetes. The NFVI needs to cater for both VMs and Containers and have a simple integration to the MANO also in the case of a bare metal deployment. Watch the new Ericsson webinar that explains the cloud native solutions in more detail. There’s been much discussion about cloud native in telecoms over the last 3 years. Vendors have been competing about cloud-native messaging and Communication Service Providers (CSPs) have requested cloud-native implementations from vendors as part of their procurement processes. At the same time, there’s a high level of uncertainty regarding definitions and implementation details beyond the high-level buzz words such as micro services, containers and stateless design.

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