“Seizing [the billions of dollars of opportunity] requires CSPs to embrace a true business transformation, and transformation of their role in the industry,” says TM Forum CEO Nik Willetts.
The TM Forum Catalyst project ‘Unified digital infrastructure’ seeks to ensure optimal deployment and utilization of infrastructure resources while taking full advantage of cloud computing properties.
Many of today’s service provider operations and systems are largely network-focused, while actual management of services is limited. CSPs need to adapt.
We spoke to Accenture’s, Giorgio Migliarina, Industry Lead for Communications in Asia Pacific, about the challenges of digital transformation, suggested approaches and the role of virtualization.
We spoke to Ciena’s Blue Planet VP and General Manager Nirav Modi about how Blue Planet is helping CSPs seize the shorter-term benefits of SDN and NFV through network automation. He also talks about some of the CSP challenges in leveraging new technologies and capabilities.
Sponsored by: Neural Technologies
In this interview, Claus Nielsen, Product Management Director, Neural Technologies, explains why firms should adopt standard APIs help create partner ecosystems and to develop microservice architectures.
The TM Forum Community site held its first ‘ask the expert’ session and AI was the topic of choice, not least because of the huge expectations placed on it.