Gartner Research

Cool Vendors in Communications Service Provider Infrastructure, 2013

Published: 19 April 2013

ID: G00248539

Analyst(s): Akshay K. Sharma, Vishal Tripathi, Deborah Kish, Tim Zimmerman


New vendors are appearing in reaction to CSPs moving toward software-defined networking and an increase in the need for more secure mobile solutions. The vendors featured in this Cool Vendor report focus on SDN solutions and mobile security for communications service providers.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • GNodal
  • Plivo
  • Contextream
  • Glue Networks
  • Kindsight
  • Where Are They Now?
    • Globys
    • NextPoint Networks (now Genband)

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