PCCW Global Picks NFVTime uCPE to Augment Managed SD-WAN Arsenal

March 26, 2021

By Maurice Nagle, Senior Editor

The pandemic opened eyes around the globe, not just to the threat of coronavirus but to the many operational areas lacking. Most notably, the ability to support the remote workforce with reliable, secure access to resources and applications, and as firms seek resolution, SD-WAN is delivering an answer.

PCCW (News - Alert) Global selected the Telco Systems NFVTime uCPE solution to augment its stable of managed SD-WAN services and virtual services portfolio.

"We are excited about the expansion of our SD-WAN services to include uCPE and NFV technologies and the benefits they will bring to our users," said Jordick Wong, Senior Vice President of Innovation, Planning and Procurement at PCCW Global (News - Alert). "Our service already brings a true end-to-end managed global SD-WAN solution that is fully supported by our international network."

For PCCW Global, it will leverage the NFVTime uCPE solution to offer a complete environment to easily deploy, manage and orchestrate virtualized network functions. Its almost 200 wholesale partners gain the ability to deliver firewall, router and SD-WAN services.

The managed service provider gains sourcing diversity, reduced costs and improved performance over time, it’s a win-win for PCCW Global.

"We are proud to welcome PCCW Global as a new customer and provide the technology innovation for its ambitious strategic plans for rolling out NFV services across its international operations," explained Ariel Efrati, CEO at Telco Systems (News - Alert). "We are confident that as we continue to develop industry leading virtualized edge solutions, we will further enable PCCW Global to deliver additional innovative services for connectivity, edge computing and 5G applications."

What’s in your WAN?

Edited by Maurice Nagle

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