Monday, 20 November 2017

Operators need telecoms-specific DevOps capabilities to reach their potential in the new telecoms arena

A Knowledge Network article by Total Telecom on behalf of ZTE
Tuesday 04 July 17

Carrier DevOps, in essence a telecoms-specific approach to DevOps, enables operators to bring together their network knowledge with the product development ease of DevOps. Network slicing will be among the applications in which the accelerated and simplified development capability will be applied DevOps, the accelerated mode of IT innovation, has been a reality for almost five years in the mainstream enterprise IT market and has been adopted by many over-the-top (OTT) providers. The telecoms industry has been less quick to adopt the DevOps concept in part because of the sheer complexity of telecoms operations. Now, as more IT-oriented network technologies, such as 5G and network functions virtualisation(NFV) are coming to market, the DevOps approach is starting to be applied to telecoms in order to enable faster development of services and network functions such as specific network slices in the 5G environment. Telecoms remains a non…

Carrier DevOps, in essence a telecoms-specific approach to DevOps, enables operators to bring together their network knowledge with the product development ease of DevOps. Network slicing will be among the applications in which the accelerated and simplified development capability will be applied DevOps, the accelerated mode of IT innovation, has been a reality for almost five years in the mainstream enterprise IT market and has been adopted by many over-the-top (OTT) providers. The telecoms industry has been less quick to adopt the DevOps concept in part because of the sheer complexity of telecoms operations. Now, as more IT-oriented network technologies, such as 5G and network functions virtualisation(NFV) are coming to market, the DevOps approach is starting to be applied to telecoms in order to enable faster development of services and network functions such as specific network slices in the 5G environment. Telecoms remains a non…

Please login or register to view this content

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.

Newsletter signup

Quickly get on board and up to date with the telecoms industry