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Ericsson to virtualise Telefonica Chile core network

Thursday 2 November 2017 | 13:48 CET | News
Telefonica Chile has selected Ericsson to completely virtualise its core network with a view to achieving faster time-to-market of new products and services. Under the terms of the new deal, Ericsson will deploy its Network Functions Virtualisation (NFV) products, including virtual EPC, virtual IMS, virtual AAA and NFVi. According to Ericsson, the contract will enable Telefonica Chile to implement the first 5G-ready core network in the country.

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