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 […]

Service Provider Router & Carrier Ethernet Switch Market Undergoes Vendor Shift in 1Q17, According to DELL’ORO Group

Huawei Takes the Top Spot from Cisco in Core Router Market  REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – June 1, 2017 – A recently published report from Dell’Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about the telecommunications, networks, and data center IT industries, shows the Service Provider (SP) Router & Carrier Ethernet Switch (CES) market underwent a vendor […]