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Telecom Routing and Switching News
April 19, 2016
Carrier adoption of software-based network functions will lead to better virtual CPE for enterprise branch networks.
February 26, 2016
Introduced at Mobile World Congress, the latest Cisco NFV technology is an all-in-one package of computing, storage and networking infrastructure.
November 17, 2015
Cisco has added support for open source tools Chef and Puppet in the IOS XR operating system for its NCS programmable routers.
November 03, 2015
Juniper Networks has launched Juniper Cloud CPE, a software-based router designed to help service providers reduce the time to deliver LAN services to the enterprise.
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