CSPs will consider five key factors when assessing network slicing orchestration solutions
The network slicing orchestration technology market is nascent and solutions of various levels of maturity are being offered by a range of vendors. Early proof of concepts (PoCs) and commercial trials are currently ongoing. Differentiation and commercial success will primarily come from five key areas: strength in network heritage, strength in software automation and standards compliance, go-to-market strategy, vertical industry collaboration and early successes and use cases.
Airtel has partnered with Ericsson to accelerate network automation
Near-real-time RIC: enabling AI/ML-driven extreme automation and granular control of Open RAN
Communications service providers need a 5G digital operations platform to prepare for the 5G era