Opinion: 2016 a Tipping Point for Software Defined Networks (SDNs)

Posted by Mae Kowalke on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 with No comments

What's ahead for telecom in 2016? Here's one way to sum it up: end-to-end network visibility gives providers control they need to optimize the customer experience and achieve competitive differentiation. 

That's the conclusion reached by Accedian VP of Marketing Scott Sumner in a column published this week on The Fast Mode. Sumner predicted network operators will be focused on three main things: 

  1. Automated networks
  2. Virtualization
  3. Quality of experience (QoE)
In a nutshell, network performance visibility + automated optimization = differentiated QoE.

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