08 November 2018
VAST has come up with two technical innovations designed to enhance networks.
In September, the South African public Wi-Fi provider claimed to have developed the continent’s first, true carrier-grade ‘offload’ network.
VAST said the technology has been designed to seamlessly move traffic off mobile or enterprise network operators and onto its secure Wi-Fi network in order to free-up spectrum.
The company added that traffic can be rerouted back on to the operator’s network, equally seamlessly.Find out more
09 March 2017
Having selected Ericsson as its NFV partner, Vodafone Egypt has now gone live with the first commercial virtual network function in the Middle East and North Africa.
Since October 2017, Ericsson’s virtual Serving GPRS Support Node – Mobility Management Entity (SGSN-MME) has been handling and managing commercial mobile broadband traffic on the cellco’s network.Find out more