After a year filled of hype, slideware, and mixed messages, NFV is showing significant progress for 2015. A number of announcements and declarations by service providers at Mobile World Congress 2015 indicate that commercial NFV deployments will become reality in 2015.

NFV is not about to turn the telecom network industry upside down in the next few years, but the question is no longer about if, but more about how soon will NFV be a measure able force across the industry.



Shin Umeda

Posted by Shin Umeda on March 5, 2015

About Shin

Shin Umeda covers a broad view of Telecommunications Infrastructure at Dell’Oro Group as he has built our coverage and researched many of the technologies. He currently produces the analysis on Network Functions Virtualization’s (NFV) and Software Define Wide Area Networks (SD-WAN) impact on telecom operators as well as equipment and component manufacturers.