Convergence - Driving Profound Change In The Telecommunications Industry


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Source: IBM
Date: January 2008
Type: White Paper
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Overview: Convergence is accelerating adoption of COTS technologies while reducing CapEX and OpEX. IBM strategy intends to eliminate barriers between IT and telecom worlds to enable telecom service providers to compete more effectively. IBM’s Blade Center provides the telecommunications industry with the flexibility and modularity required to support the high-availability software environment essential for rapid delivery of next generation applications. The convergence of the voice, data and video networks are having profound effects on telecommunications organizations, infrastructures and platforms. In the past, telecommunications network and Information Technology (IT) infrastructures were built on separate technologies and methodologies with little commonality.

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