Communications Service Providers (CSPs) are facing insatiable customer demands for bandwidth and new services. As CSPs migrate from traditional to virtualized network function (VNF) infrastructures in order to support these market demands, they must ensure they receive the same level of availability as their once purpose-built networks – NFVI solutions must be evaluated for their carrier-grade performance.
- The average cost of service availability downtime is estimated to be between 3% to 4% annually.
- HPE Helion Openstack Carrier Grade provided a 64% TCO based ROI compared to a leading enterprise grade offering
- The HPE offering provided 19% total TCO savings and lower overall OPEX with a marginal savings of $55K / year for every hour saved in a day with lower labor intervention in the network operations
- $1.2B revenue differential over five years (for a service provider that …