Tech Mahindra and VMware teamed up to deliver products that accelerate network transformation for communication service providers. Through this expanded relationship, the companies will combine VMware’s 5G and OpenStack-ready network functions virtualisation platform with Tech Mahindra’s Network Services to enable global CSPs to accelerate new service delivery, open new opportunities and improve IT and business economics.
Through products based on a software-defined and distributed micro data centre architecture, Tech Mahindra and VMware said they will help CSPs accelerate time to market, monetise new services, streamline operations and reduce network infrastructure costs in the core, at the edge, and on the customer premise.
As part of the partnership, Tech Mahindra integrated VMware vCloud NFV into its Virtual Network Function Xchange programme. VNF-Xchange is a vendor-neutral platform designed to accelerate the communications industry’s adoption of NFV and software-defined networks.