Carriers can't have NFV agility without re-thinking the 6 nines
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So says Bethany Mayer, senior vice president and general manager, HP Networking. She tells Martyn Warwick that CSPs need to move fast if they’re to compete properly with the OTTS.
"Instead of taking this new concept [NFV] and applying some of the old paradigms likes NEBS-level certification or 6 9s they need to be very agile. Yes, [NFV] is carrier grade, but are they sure they need ALL the carrier paradigm?"