CENX joins TM Forum 5G multi-carrier enterprise project

Tuesday 8 May 2018 | 14:55 CET | News
Canadian telecommunications software provider CENX has announced that it's collaborating on the TM Forum Catalyst Project Blade Runner to develop the underlying OSS infrastructure required for multiple service providers to work in tandem to deliver end-to-end service orchestration for complex 5G enterprise services. The company is working with providers including Vodafone, Verizon, NTT, BT, AT&T, Orange and Telecom Italia on the project to leverage industry standards such as ODA, ONAP and open APIs with a view to enabling faster deployment of vendor agnostic cloud services.

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Categories: General
Companies: BT / CENX / NTT / Orange / Telecom Italia / TM Forum / Verizon / Vodafone
Countries: World
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