The Nokia VoLTE solution offers a clear evolutionary path that allows operators to take full advantage of LTE network according industry standards coexisting fully with existing voice core. VoWiFi and fixed, converged IP expand the user experience and enable operators to bundle services to differentiate their offering. The Nokia VoLTE core is complemented by other cloud optimized solutions such as Nokia Cloud Packet Core, Nokia Shared Data Layer and Nokia AirScale Cloud RAN.
|Category||IMS and VoLTE|
|VNF Form Factor||VNF|
The Nokia IMS-based product portfolio gives field-proven, efficient and robust voice and multimedia services with any access type – mobile, wire-line or cable. The Nokia VoLTE core solution offers a clear evolutionary path that allows operators to take full advantage of LTE network according industry standards coexisting fully with existing voice core. Nokia VoLTE core, including IMS /TAS, SBC and HSS, provides a truly robust and reliable next generation voice and messaging service core.
|Top Use Cases||
|Customer Deployment Details||
Nokia is serving tens of live deployments, with largest one having over 100M subscribers served by Nokia virtualized VoLTE core solution.
|Key Customers||AT&T, Verizon Wireless, Vodafone, Reliance Jio, H3G UK|
|Linux Foundation Projects||CORD, ONOS, OpenDaylight, OPNFV, OVS and ONAP|
|Supported Hypervisors||ESXi and KVM|
|Supported VIMs||OpenStack and VMware vRealize/vCAC/vCD|
The Nokia VoLTE solution offers competitive, high-quality voice and video service over LTE. The solution has been validated in large live deployments with proven performance. With evolutionary approach, it is supporting full mobile voice service continuity and integration with existing network back office services. The Nokia VoLTE solution enables fast time-to-market; quick, easy service development on top of LTE/ Wi-Fi. Comprehensive suite of professional services for design, planning and integration complement the product offering.
|Management Framework||Nokia CloudBand Application Manager|
|Performance and Scalability||
Proven to serve networks with over 100M subscribers. Supports elasticity and life cycle management through VNFM.
Similar carrier-grade high availability and reliability available in virtualized network functions as in bare metal. High availability is designed in application software to work on top of unreliable hardware infrastructure.
|Key Partners||There is a large network of ecosystem partners complementing the Nokia VoLTE solution.|