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New Report! The State of Network Virtualization in APAC

An increasingly mobile work force, business expansion, economic growth and the Internet of Things (IoT) are driving network virtualization in Asia Pacific. Indeed, the NFV market is expected to exceed $9 billion dollars in the region by 2022. Clearly, NFV and SDN is an active industry in the Asia-Pacific region; but this hasn't always been the case. This previous hesitancy to invest has left APAC behind the curve in terms of worldwide adoption. 

This report shines a light on the progress of Network Virtualization & SDN in the APAC region today, with a specific look at emerging markets such as Thailand, Malaysia, The Philippines, Vietnam and India, in order to determine the state of network virtualization across Asia-Pacific today....


The NFV & SDN Asia Operator Innovator of the Year Award is in recognition of the outstanding achievements of an individual working in the network virtualization industry.

Our shortlist of nominees is now live. Vote for the person you believe embodies the essence of the show now! The winner will be chosen by a public vote, and will be announced at TechXLR8 Asia on the 10-12th of September 2019.

Exclusive report 1: Technology of Virtualization

How well do you know your technology of network virtualization? Whether you're new to the NFV industry,  its sister technology SDN, or you're in the middle of deployment, this report aims to break down the jargon and unpick the complexity of virtualization technology to provide key takeaways for operators and vendors alike. Enabling you to make an informed choice in how you deploy NFV & SDN technologies, and maximize its benefits and your ROI, this report acts as a brilliant guide to the discussions going on in the industry today!


Bring your network virtualization successes to life and get recognised for your innovations

Entries close on the 16th August 2019

Exclusive Report 2: Virtualizing the Network

Download this report to gain crucial insight in the virtualization journey, exploring:

  • How to reap the benefits of network virtualization
  • Pivotal takeaways from deployment
  • Virtualization as a means to generate new revenue
  • Overcoming the technical challenges to encourage ROI and service innovation 

...and more.

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BT looks to Juniper to Trim the Network Bloat

Jamie Davies examines how BT has opted for Juniper Networks to deliver its Network Cloud infrastructure initiative. This move is arguably paving the way for the companies' Network Cloud roll-out, as they move to combine their 5G, Wi-Fi and fixed-line networks 

Red Hat gives thanks for Turkcell virtualization win

Turkish operator Turkcell has launched a virtualization platform called Unified Telco Cloud. Based on Red Hat’s OpenStack Platform, the platform is all about centralising its services into one single virtualized infrastructure and, as Scott Bicheno reports, is a step in the right direction towards the promise of NFV being put into effect 

Are you Ready to Look at 6G?

With 5G only just round the corner, some businesses are looking even further ahead to the advent of 6G. But, what could this further advanced technology contribute to the connected economy. Jamie Davies examines how our continued desire, and for increased connectivity, is encouraging the industry to push the boundaries of technology.