Heavy Reading’s Cloud-Native 5G Core Operator Survey
The introduction of the 5G core and standalone (SA) 5G operation is a significant change to the mobile network architecture. It enables advanced services such as network slicing, edge services, and ultra-low latency communications. Review the Heavy Reading Cloud-Native 5G Core Operator Survey findings, conducted in Winter 2020 to see:
- Timelines for the deployment of 5G core
- The outlook for common 4G/5G core networks
- Cloud infrastructure choices for 5G core (IaaS vs. PaaS)
- Operating models and CI/CD
Highlights include an overall picture of optimism about the impact of 5G core. Mavenir’s Converged Packet Core offers what the largest group of respondents know: it is “essential to have a converged 4G/5G core,” and they are very likely to use innovative vendors such as Mavenir to achieve it.
The transition has started, and the next two years will see speedy migration to 5G Core with greater vendor diversity and new process development. More and more CSPs are introducing multi-vendor strategies and Mavenir’s Converged Packet Core is gaining global attention. It brings an end-to-end, fully containerized packet core portfolio and a flexible, cost-effective journey to 5G with multi-generational support for all G’s to modernize existing mobile networks while evolving to 5G.
Mavenir Announces Commercial Availability of 4G Open RAN-Based Outdoor Small Cell
24 November 2021
Mavenir announces 4G Open RAN-based Outdoor Small Cell, the precursor for upcoming 4G/ 5G and Multi RAT radio access solutions.
7 Critical Things I Know About… Private Celluar Networks
18 November 2021
Mavenir’s Aniruddho Basu, GM, Emerging Business talks to The Mobile Network on how unlocking the benefits of private networks requires the industry to address the market opportunity in the right way – and that might mean re-thinking platform, technology, operating and business models.
Europe Urged to Act Now to Build Open RAN Ecosystem
18 November 2021
A new report, published today by five of the leading European telecommunications companies called upon policymakers, EU Member States, and industry stakeholders to collaborate and urgently prioritise Open Radio Access Network (Open RAN). This will ensure that Europe continues to play a leading role in 5G, and in the future, in 6G.