AT&T Launches Network Functions on Demand
Continuing its support of new transformative technologies such as software-defined networking ( #SDN ) and network functions virtualization ( #NFV ), #AT&T launched a new service, Network Functions on Demand. Designed to be integrated with AT&T Virtual Private Networks ( #VPN s), the new offering is designed to simplify the process of buying and adding network functionality, the company said. It’s a blend of universal Customer Premises Equipment ( #uCPE ) and virtualized network functions (VNFs), consisting of an industry-standard x86, AT&T-branded hardware platform (uCPE) that can support multiple VNFs; a growing library of VNFs; and AT&T management services providing configuration, monitoring and maintenance.
Leave a Reply