Editorial Webinar: Assuring the virtualized networks of the future

Network and service assurance remain a top priority for telecom operators, though views on what those assurance levels need to be in environments for virtualized networks remains in flux.‎ This webinar will look at some of the challenges telecom operators and vendors are facing in terms of updating their assurance platforms in virtualized environments;‎ how the view on what is needed in terms of assurance is changing due to virtualization;‎ and provide an update on the development of assurance strategies from carriers and vendors.‎ What you will learn: • Insight into current challenges facing telecom operators as they move to update legacy network assurance platforms • How to existing networks can handle new, virtualized services like VoLTE and VoWi-Fi • Strategies telecom operators and vendors are using to handle those challenges Who should attend: Those involved in the rollout of telecommunications networks, with a focus on network and service assurance platforms.‎ This includes network operations, software platforms and back-office systems.‎ Panelists: Dan Meyer, Editor-in-Chief, RCR Wireless News Chris Rice, VP of Advanced Technology, AT&T Labs Greg Collins, Exact Ventures Dr.‎ Vikram Saksena, Office of the CTO, Cable Markets, NetScout Ihab Mahna, Solution Architect, EXFO