SDN AND NFV: The Path Forward for Broadband Access

SDN and NFV are creating more open, programmable and scalable networks with far reaching implications

To adapt to customer’s changing digital lifestyle, service providers must embrace an approach that includes agile and rapid service delivery that maximizes revenue growth. The emerging complementary technologies of Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) are empowering service providers to meet these changing requirements.

This whitepaper will provide you with:

  • A clear understanding of SDN and NFV, with specific context for broadband service providers
  • An explanation of why SDN and NFV are transforming networks
  • An explanation of Next-Generation Programmable broadband networks and how they best position service providers for the future