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NFV & SDN Zone Week in Review: ADVA, CENX, Ericsson, NEC
By: Paula Bernier
Next week is sure to be a big one for network functions virtualization and software-defined networking, given Mobile World Congress takes place the first week of March. But several suppliers went ahead this week and announced planned demonstrations, and new initiatives and product launches, of virtu… - 02/28/2015

Active Broadband Networks Takes Broadband Edge Processing Virtual
By: Paula Bernier
Active Broadband Networks has introduced a software-only forwarding engine for broadband edge processing. Called the Active Programmable Gateway, this virtual network function solution eliminates the need for edge routers, instead enabling broadband operators to connect customers directly to their c… - 02/24/2015

Tufin to Release Updated Version of Orchestration Suite Security Solution
By: Christopher Mohr
Tufin recently announced that a new release of its Orchestration Suite, version R 15-1, would become available in March. The latest version of the product will be able to implement security policy across disparate networks and cloud environments. - 02/24/2015

ADVA Optical Networking to Showcase Advantages of Virtualization in Radio Access Backhaul Networks
By: Clayton Hamshar
More information about ADVA Optical Networking's technology can be found at the company's live demonstration at Mobile World Congress 2015, taking place Mar 2-5 in Barcelona, Spain. - 02/24/2015

Taqua's Virtual Mobile Core, Mobile Client Systems to Drive Interop's Voice Offerings
By: Steve Anderson
The growth of voice technologies like voice over Wi-Fi (VoWiFi) and voice over LTE (VoLTE) are well-known these days, and advancements in the field give users a better chance to take on the benefits of these new technologies. Interop Technologies, meanwhile, is looking to build out its own VoWiFi an… - 02/23/2015

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2015 INTERNET TELEPHONY NFV Pioneer Award Application Now Open - 2/3/2015

Software Telco Congress Concludes SDN and NFV Conversations in Miami - 2/2/2015

Top Companies Lend Support to Software Telco Congress - 1/15/2015

Software Telco Congress Agenda Features Latest SDN and NFV Approaches - 1/6/2015

Metaswitch to Share Unique Perspective on the New Global Network at Software Telco Congress - 7/31/2014

Industry Experts to Explore NFV and SDN at Software Telco Congress - 7/28/2014

Edgewater Networks to Deliver Keynote at Software Telco Congress - 7/24/2014

TMC Announces Winners of the 2014 INTERNET TELEPHONY NFV Pioneer Award - 6/26/2014

Software Telco Congress Reveals Virtualization-Focused Programming - 6/12/2014

Applications Now Open for the 2014 INTERNET TELEPHONY NFV Pioneer Awards - 4/7/2014

Software Telco Congress Concludes with New Discussions on the Future of NFV and SDN - 11/25/2013

Christos Kolias, Research Scientist at Orange Announced as a Speaker at Software Telco Congress - 11/13/2013

SDN, Network Virtualization Opportunity Estimated at $4B in 2014, $35B by 2018 - 10/23/2013

Software Telco Congress Explores New ETSI Specifications for NFV - 10/21/2013

NoviFlow Recognized as Hot Company - 10/18/2013

Software Telco Congress Welcomes Top Tech Companies - 10/15/2013

Software Telco Congress Helps Carriers Compete with OTTs - 9/30/2013

Metaswitch Joins Software Telco Congress as Diamond Sponsor - 9/26/2013

Software Telco Congress Builds Agenda with Focus on NFV - 9/19/2013

Network Functions Virtualization Takes Center Stage at Telecom Network Event this November - 9/19/2013

Software Telco Congress Confirms All-Star Keynotes from ADTRAN, Alcatel-Lucent, Lemko and Metaswitch - 9/18/2013

Lemko's Norman Fekrat Announced as a Keynote Speaker at Software Telco Congress - 8/19/2013

Software Telco Congress Unveils Agenda for Inaugural Event - 8/19/2013

TMCnet Announces Launch of Network Functions Virtualization News and Analysis Site NFVZone - 6/21/2013

Software Telco Congress

Virtualization has taken the IT world by storm but to date the comms market has been mostly unaffected – relying instead on proprietary appliances for numerous functions. A recent industry push to establish network standards virtualization will potentially shake-up the telecommunications market even more than the move to IP communications. As network hardware begins to be released as software, carriers are expected to save money and benefit greatly from new levels of flexibility related to hosting their network in private and virtual private clouds.

Software Telco Congress Benefits:

Who Will Attend:

Tier 1, 2 and 3 Telcos