Telefonica expands Nuage solution with SDN for data centers

Spain‘s Telefonica Espana has selected Nokia‘s Nuage Networks to provide the SDN infrastructure for datacenter modernisation programme. This adds to the current SD-WAN deployment they made in 2017. (Nokia’s Nuage Networks SD-WAN selected to transform Telefónica business service) The deployment will use a spine and leaf architecture, as with most modern datacenter deployments. The design deploys…

Vertel uses Nuage SD-WAN to connect Australia

Australia‘s Vertel has partnered with Nokia‘s Nuage Networks division to deliver an SD-WAN service for Vertel’s customers in July 2018. Vertel specialises in providing network services using next-generation wireless networks. They use a combination of both fiber and microwave networks to connect their services to their customers. The press-releases quote both Vertel: “We undertook a…

Nuage adds new SD-WAN service provider deal

Nuage Networks, the SD-WAN arm of Nokia, has issued a press-release indicating improving momentum for SD-WAN and service providers. This lists another Service Provider win for their technology with Canadian provider TELUS. TELUS’ Network as a Service (NaaS) uses Nuage’s Virtualized Network Services to allow TELUS business customers to virtually build, manage and optimize networks…

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CoherentLight references many companies across the various posts on the blog. Here you can find a quick list of those covered, and access information about them, and their stories with a click. A Agilent Alibaba Alcatel parent is Nokia Amazon AMD Angelhack Appdynamics Appformix Apple Aquantia Arctic Fibre Arista Arm Arqiva Arris Aruba merged with…

AT&T buys Vyatta assets from Brocade

AT&T are buying from Brocade their Vyatta assets. Brocade’s IP network assets are being split out and sold off as part of their impending sale to Broadcom . The Vyatta vRouter is an NFV platform that provides routing and elementary firewall capabilities, and is designed for deploying at the edge of networks. (It’s interesting that…

Nokia’s Nuage Networks SD-WAN selected to transform Telefónica business service

Nokia today announced that Telefonica uses their Nuage Networks SD-WAN solution to deliver world-class networks and services to enterprise customers. Telefonica has built on top of the Nuage platform to deliver a customer service portal which provides on-demand changes and network customization. Nuage also gains a visible reference customer.

The Register: Bankers to get 1Gbps free Wi-Fi in City of London deal

The square mile is being fitted with both 4G small cell and WiFi to provide high-speed free connectivity. The deal brings Vodafone and Telefonica together, managing the network using Cornerstone Telecommunications Infrastructure Ltd (CTIL). CTIL currently manage the combined network infrastructure assets for their mobile networks. The current WiFi only solution is managed by The Cloud (currently rebranding to SkyWiFi), until Autumn 2017.…

Vodafone and O2 create Cornerstone for shared infrastructure

Vodafone and Telefonica’s O2 have done the deed and started the process of merging their mobile telecoms infrastructure, in a similar fashion to the merged EE and Three infrastructure deal last year. Cornerstone Telecommunications Infrastructure Ltd (CTIL) is a joint venture created to operate the infrastructure (towers and buildings) of both organisations mobile networks. This…