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Leading CSPs are evolving their NFV/SDN strategies to focus on cloud connectivity. This is an essential step to what will drive a true revenue-generating opportunity: creating a cloud-native environment that will enable CSPs to innovate and monetize service creation and delivery.


  • From lessons learned in initial NFV trials and deployments, CSPs are realizing NFV service creation and delivery will evolve in the cloud.

Features and Benefits

  • Compare the cloud alliances CSPs are forming to further their NFV goals.
  • Learn how CSPs' NFV strategies are evolving.

Key questions answered

  • What alliances are CSPs forming to further their NFV deployments?
  • How is cloud connectivity growing in importance for CSPs and their NFV strategies?

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  • Summary
  • Cloud-native networks will lead to service delivery innovation
  • Forming cloud alliances is the next strategic move in NFV
  • CSPs will turn to a mix of legacy vendor solutions and agile start-ups to further NFV deployments


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