The Race to Serve Enterprises with Revenue-Generating IT Services Virtualized by SDN & NFV
Jul 29, 2015Telexchange Journal
Telcos are the original eagles of the cloud. If you’ll recall, as recently as the early 2000s, the term “cloud” was synonymous with the telecom network.
Well, all of that changed of course, when Amazon Web Services and SalesForce popularized cloud computing and sparked the industry revolution, seizing leadership of the “cloud” term from telcos. And for a while there, it looked like computing vendors, systems integrators and OTT players were going to totally dominate the cloud and the telecom eagle would simply have to fold his wings and never soar again.