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CenturyLink deploys virtual gateway in CORD adoption

Thursday 23 March 2017 | 09:42 CET | News
US operator CenturyLink announced that it is the first carrier to use its own virtualized Broadband Network Gateway (vBNG) to support broadband services using the Central Office Re-architected as a Datacenter (CORD) design. This is part of CenturyLink's efforts to have full global virtualization coverage in its IP core network by the end of 2019. Through CORD, CenturyLink is using Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) to bring data centre economics and cloud agility to its central offices, for fast and efficient delivery of new network services to

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Companies: CenturyLink
Countries: United States
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