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VMware to acquire Dell EMC Service Assurance Suite

Friday 10 August 2018 | 09:09 CET | News

VMware (VMW) entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the technology and team of Dell EMC Service Assurance Suite from Dell EMC. The software technology spans network health, performance monitoring and root cause analysis for communications service providers (CSPs) and their customers. The addition of the Dell EMC Service Assurance Suite technology to the VMware Telco NFV portfolio equips CSPs with the ability to maintain operational reliability in their core network, cloud, and IT domains across physical and virtual infrastructure, VMWare said in a press release.

The Dell EMC Service Assurance Suite provides automated functionalities to operators via accurate root cause analysis management. Vmware will leverage the Dell EMC Service Assurance Suite to help customers accelerate their virtual network function deployments with end-to-end service assurance once the deal closes.

The Dell EMC Service Assurance Suite team adds a deep bench of talent with engineering expertise and 10+ years of customer relationships.

Upon the deal closing, VMware plans to invest in growing the functionalities of the platform as a key component in the Telco NFV portfolio and focusing on modernisation and intelligent automation. After the deal closes, Dell EMC customers will continue to have access to the Dell EMC Service Assurance Suite’s products pursuant to a commercial reseller agreement in place between VMware and Dell EMC.



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Companies: Dell EMC / VMware
Countries: World
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