AT&T on Track to Virtualize 30 Percent of its Network Functions by End of 2016
AT&T continues to move down the virtualization path by transforming more of its hardware-based network functions into software by leveraging a mix of SDN and NFV.
AT&T is on track to virtualize 200 functions in its network, which allows the telco to create a new set of services like its Network On Demand Ethernet service and NetBond, for example.
By using SDN, AT&T will be able provide a better customer experience, while also helping to drive costs out of the business.
Read more at Fierce Telecom.