NFV's Biggest Barrier: Overcoming the Operations Challenge

Caroline Chappell
Senior Analyst, Heavy Reading
Chris Purdy

NFV promises great opex savings; however, migration to virtualized infrastructure will make network operations dramatically more complex for service providers. This barrier needs to be overcome in order to rollout NFV on a broad scale and to deliver quality-assured data services with the speed demanded by end-users. 

This Light Reading on-demand webinar covers:

  • The operations complexities introduced by NFV architectures
  • The lifecycle service orchestration framework that is required to effectively fulfill and assure services across virtualized and physical hybrid networks
  • Real-world strategies to make evolution to NFV possible and actually improve operations