Sunday, March 23, 2014

CEO Interview: Radisys' Brian Bronson on Network Transformation

The network equipment market is being transformed by a move to separate hardware from software (such as #NFV), new service capabilities (such as #VoLTE), new architectures (such as Small Cells), open systems (such as #SDN) and a continued shift towards outsourcing.  In this interview, Brian Bronson, Radisys' CEO, discusses these trends and how he is positioning the company for these opportunities.

Topics of discussion include:

0:05 - How do SDN and NFV impact Radisys?
1:23 - Will carriers move to generic servers?
2:04 How does industry outsourcing come into play for Radisys?
3:35 - What traction are you seeing in the market for Small Cells?
4:29 - What traction are you seeing in the market for VoLTE?
5:07 - Will VoLTE leverage NFV?
5:43 - Will these virtualized platforms deliver the same Five Nines reliability?