Having seen the benefits gained by enterprises that have transformed to run their operations on cloud-native architectures, the telecoms industry is poised to take a similar step.
Communications service providers (CSPs) desperately need to reset their businesses so they can provide the highspeed, low-latency capacity their customers need and do so in a way that enables sustainable profitability. As always, there are two sides to this coin. One is enablement of new revenues from the capital-intensive network infrastructure CSPs are rolling out, while the flipside of the coin is the need to radically reduce their total cost of operations.
This white paper delves into the cloud-native imperative, looking at the real concerns for CSPs such as cloud-evolution, service and customer migration plus the inevitable and security imperative.