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What Carriers Want From OPNFV

Light Reading - Carriers have a variety of hopes for OPNFV, but interoperability and integration top the list, according to a Heavy Reading survey presented today at the OPNFV Summit in Beijing. NFV is far from settled, of course. Asked to pick one barrier to NFV, the 98 respondents to the survey -- carrier employees, 72% of them engineers, network planners or R&D -- flocked to interoperability most frequently (27.8%). But overall, the answers were fragmented: MANO maturity and OSS/BSS integration; the skills gap when it comes to modern programming and software tools; cultural issues; and executive buy-in each got more than 10% of the vote

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