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Service Provider Summit and Open Mobile Edge Cloud Workshop

Service Provider Summit and Open Mobile Edge Cloud Workshop

Representatives of the world's leading telecommunications companies and the research and development community came together in Venice, Italy at Telecom Italia Mobile's Future Centre on 15-16 June 2016 to address the many challenges of Software Defined Networks (SDN) and 5G era networks and services.

Access the keynote addresses of the workshop.

Feature Article

Fighting Your Way Through the Jungle of Intent

Fighting Your Way Through the Jungle of Intent

In this article we look at different SDN initiatives and how they are accommodating different projects exploring ways to express networking intents. We go through intent-related projects in the OpenDaylight eco-system and then look at the strategy of the ONF and OPNFV. To conclude, we provide a couple of thoughts of what intent should look like in the future.

Read more in the September IEEE Softwarization eNewsletter.

Technology Spotlight

Softwarization and Archetypes

Softwarization and Archetypes

The acceleration of ICT will have a profound impact on our socioeconomic system, disrupting not only Telecommunications, but a number of industries. However, the impact of ICT progresses on the "collective unconscious" and our archetypes has not been fully investigated yet.

Read more and join the discussion at the IEEE SDN Blog.