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At the 2016 Oracle Open World event in San Francisco, Oracle laid out its cloud strategy. Moving away from traditional virtualization methods and toward microservices-based delivery of software will prove to be a challenge for the vendor as it rebuilds its Communications product portfolio.


  • While microservices has its benefits, telcos are not ready to adopt the technology on a wide-scale basis.

Features and Benefits

  • Learn about Oracle's microservices strategy.
  • Understand the benefits of microservices in the telecoms industry.

Key questions answered

  • What is the value of microservices versus virtualization?
  • How does Oracle's approach compare to trends in the telecoms industry?

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  • Summary
  • Oracle wants to leapfrog the competition with microservices
  • The telecoms industry is not ready for microservices


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