Red Hat and Affirmed Networks helped with the deployment. Turkcell is on track to have 40 percent of its voice and data services capacity virtualized by year-end.
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Separating the control plane and the user plane in wireless networks will allow network operators more flexibility with different types of traffic.
The service is targeted to mobile virtual network operators, cable operators that want to provide a mobile service, and traditional mobile operators that want to expand outside of their footprint.
The company expects the technology will be commercially deployed later this year.
NFV gets into networks via SD-WAN, turnkey software stacks, and proprietary systems.
The vSSF can redirect traffic based upon device, service and location.
Affirmed's IoT platform supports network slicing.
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Spending for virtual mobile packet core will top $8 billion by 2021.
Digitalk helps mobile operators extend their networks to the cloud.
Affirmed Networks vEPC is also being used by AT&T.
It doesn't compete with MANO.
Network slicing is about as specific as it gets, so far.
Third time's a charm?
First step: a joint offering with Affirmed Networks.