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Predicts 2019: 5 CSP Technology Trends to Plan for 5G, Open Source, Virtualization and Private Networks

Published: 03 December 2018

ID: G00375472

Analyst(s): Sylvain Fabre, Peter Liu, Ramesh Marimuthu, Amresh Nandan, Kosei Takiishi, Ian Keene


Open-source virtual network functions, cloud-native architectures, 5G and AI/ML are starting to affect the structure and operation of CSPs. Technology product managers at TSPs serving the CSP market must support that rapid transformation.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • Strategic Planning Assumptions
  • A Look Back

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