Solutions for an Efficient Network
Core Network Infrastructure
The evolution and scale of business edge services, whether that be to residential subscribers or business to business, is driving the networking industry increasingly towards the inherent flexibility and scalability that is available through software.
This originated in the virtualisation of certain functionalities within existing design architectures, but the limits of this approach have been swiftly reached and a software first approach is now increasingly being adopted for network designs. This is especially at the access and distribution levels of the network where .
The next generation of networks mixes increasingly sophisticated features and functionality such as pseudo-wire headend termination and EVPN to bring distributed services back across the network, with an increasing level automation to streamline and simplify service creation, implementation and operations.