Premium Content

Access "Getting ready for NFV: Master the basics and nail the RFP process"

network_nirvana.png

Sponsored by SearchTelecom.com

Network functions virtualization (NFV) is designed to reduce network cost and complexity by virtualizing network equipment onto switches, servers and storage. NFV has the potential to bring service providers savings on capital equipment and network operations costs. It also promises to make real the dream of managing legacy network components and virtual resources as one. This TechGuide provides you with the background you need to move forward with NFV: A primer on what it is and how it can help you, an overview of how existing systems can be adapted to NFV and a guide to how to draft an RFP specifically for NFV.  Access >>>

Table of contents

  • New management models needed for NFV
  • How to fine-tune your RFP process for network functions virtualization
  • Network functions virtualization: A primer

Access TechTarget
Premium Content for Free.

By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy

More Premium Content Accessible For Free

  • CW+ Open Group: Supporting requirements management in TOGAF
    Supporting-Requirements-Management-in-TOGAF-and-ArchiMate.jpg
    E-Handbook

    Requirements management is an important activity in the process of designing and managing enterprise architectures. Requirements from various ...

  • Open Group technical document: IT Specialist Certification Accreditation Policy
    Open Group technical document - IT Specialist Certific Accreditation Policy.jpg
    E-Handbook

    Clearly “book learning” is a critical first step to becoming effective at anything. But the effectiveness, potential, and the degree and value of ...

  • Determine if NoSQL databases are right for your organization
    NoSQL_software_adds_database_choices.PNG
    E-Handbook

    NoSQL databases offer more flexible alternatives to mainstream relational software, particularly for big data applications. But NoSQL offerings ...