Physical infrastructure is being spun off from telcos around the world, while virtualisation opens up new capabilities on anyone’s hardware. These trends seem to be leading to a world where, in principle, any operator can run services over any network infrastructure… but is that possible in practice? If so, the implications could be revolutionary. If not, what limits does this place on concepts like SDN, openness and control of physical infrastructure?
Attend this to understand the end-game of telecoms technical and business strategies.
Business Portfolio Lead Telco OSS/BSS
Amazon Web Services
Senior Manager, Market Development
Dr Bi Qi
China Telecom Research Institute