5G use cases will rely heavily on multi-access edge computing.
Security and familiarity were cited as tipping the choice in favor of VMs.
President Trump touted the announcement during an Oval Office event.
Company claims new Threat Management platform can process 5 billion security threats in 10 minutes.
AT&T plans to migrate more than 2,200 IT applications to a microservices architecture.
The move targets service providers looking for "cloudification" of their network resources.
ONAP is viewed as the open source framework for the new AI project.
Analysts note surprise as the software security firms inconsistent financial performance.
Container support to address challenges of large-scale OpenStack clouds.
The move is the latest step in broader roll out of DNA and software subscription models.
RightScale report shows Microsoft making headway against AWS.
CEO Rajeev Suri said 'high workload' contributed the problems.
5G and network slicing trials to be conducted across parts of Europe.
Gartner claims vendors need to make AI simple to deploy and show a business case.
This latest move further differentiates Microsoft from rival AWS in the cloud space.