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Alcatel-Lucent unveils virtualised IP edge routing functions

Thursday 13 November 2014 | 09:55 CET | News
Alcatel-Lucent has launched a new portfolio of software applications, dubbed 'Virtual Service Router' (VSR), at its annual Technology Symposium in Basking Ridge, New Jersey. The company said the new portfolio allows companies to virtualise some of the network's routing functionality on commercial off the shelf hardware. In fact, Alcatel-Lucent is virtualising its entire suite of IP edge routing functions, giving service providers and large companies both the router software and specialised hardware necessary to build a flexible network for the cloud era. As a result, providers can opt to

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Companies: Alcatel-Lucent USA/FR
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