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QCT Collaborates with DZS to Create Blueprints for the Deployment of 5G Network Services

QCT | July 23, 2021

QCT Collaborates with DZS to Create Blueprints for the Deployment of 5G Network Services
Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT), a global provider of data center solutions, and DZS Inc., a global leader in optical and packet-based mobile transport, broadband connectivity, and software-defined networking solutions for service providers and enterprises, announced today a strategic partnership to accelerate virtualization and containerized Open RAN-based infrastructures for telcos.

This collaboration between DZS and QCT uses DZS's expertise in mobile transport, telco edge, and converged network, QCT's server, and NFV infrastructure integration capabilities to meet carrier and operator business opportunities in 5G, edge cloud, and network virtualization.

This collaboration will create solution blueprints with validated configurations of QCT systems, DZS Cloud software, and other hardware and software components to expedite the automated deployment and orchestration of 5G networks. The collaborative Converged Edge Cloud Blueprints are designed for 5G and FlexRAN-based network edge deployments, with 3rd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable Processors and support for complementary network accelerators and offload functionalities.

A combined DZS and QCT solution demonstration may be viewed at the Big 5G Event in Denver, CO, where both DZS and QCT will have booths and speak during the conference.

About Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT)
Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT) is a global data center solution provider that solves next-generation data center design and operational challenges by combining the efficiency of hyperscale hardware with infrastructure software from various industry leaders. QCT works with cloud service providers, telecommunications companies, and businesses that use public, hybrid, and private clouds.

Hyperconverged and software-defined data center solutions and servers, storage, switches, and integrated racks are available through an ecosystem of hardware and software partners. QCT designs, manufacture, integrate and services its products via its global network. Quanta Computer, Inc., a Fortune Global 500 company, is QCT's parent company.

About DZS
DZS Inc. is a global leader in optical and packet-based mobile transport solutions, broadband access, and software-defined networking. DZS is assisting many of the world's most advanced and innovative service providers and enterprises in taking advantage of 5G, 10gig fixed broadband, and software-defined networks to deliver cutting-edge services and lead in their markets, with over 20 million products in service and customers and alliance partners spanning more than 100 countries.

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Business IT departments are experiencing challenges with the shortcomings of Storage Area Networks (overprovisioning, low agility, difficult storage migration), multiple infrastructure and application silos, and proprietary and costly fiber channel networking requirements. Many of these challenges can be successfully addressed by Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI) that enables compute, storage and networking functions to be decoupled from the underlying infrastructure and run on a common set of physical resources. HCI uses software-defined storage (SDS), virtualization, x86 servers and high-speed ethernet together to create an x86 server-based SAN that provides the same high levels of performance, availability, and resiliency as a traditional SAN based on advanced storage arrays, specialized Fiber Channel networking, and high-end servers. HCI vastly improves infrastructure efficiency, lowers costs, and leads to IT transformation with improved agility, scalability and simplicity.

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Business IT departments are experiencing challenges with the shortcomings of Storage Area Networks (overprovisioning, low agility, difficult storage migration), multiple infrastructure and application silos, and proprietary and costly fiber channel networking requirements. Many of these challenges can be successfully addressed by Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI) that enables compute, storage and networking functions to be decoupled from the underlying infrastructure and run on a common set of physical resources. HCI uses software-defined storage (SDS), virtualization, x86 servers and high-speed ethernet together to create an x86 server-based SAN that provides the same high levels of performance, availability, and resiliency as a traditional SAN based on advanced storage arrays, specialized Fiber Channel networking, and high-end servers. HCI vastly improves infrastructure efficiency, lowers costs, and leads to IT transformation with improved agility, scalability and simplicity.

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