The Routing, NFV & Packet-Optical Strategies Service Provider Survey covers hot and emerging topics in the carrier Ethernet, routing, and switching space, with a focus on the IP edge—the area where architectural changes are occurring closer to the customer. The study looks at deployment plans and strategies, deployment locations, router bypass, port mix and price per port, and more.
- Service provider survey report in PDF
- Survey questionnaire used to interview service providers
Technology Fellow and Advisor, Carrier Networks, IHS Markit
Michael Howard is recognized worldwide as one of the industry's leading experts in emerging telecom markets, network operator trends and user buying patterns.