Operator Survey: Smart central offices to be in 85 percent of service provider networks this year

Following is information and insight from IHS Markit about our latest Routing, NFV and Packet-Optical Strategies Survey.  Highlights In 2018, 85 percent of operator respondents plan to create, or will have already deployed, smart central offices — that is, installing servers, storage and switching to create mini data centers in selected central offices. These mini data […]