Coriant partners with Affirmed Networks

Coriant, a global supplier of open, disruptive, and hyperscale networking solutions for service providers and web-scale Internet operators has announced it is partnering with Affirmed Networks to expand its 5G customer offerings, the company said.

Building upon its recently introduced Multi-Sided Platform Partner Program, Coriant will feature an integrated, software-defined, 5G offering in collaboration with Affirmed Networks as part of its innovation showcase at Mobile World Congress 2018.

With a common vision for open, disaggregated, and virtualized networks, Coriant´s partnership with Affirmed brings proven mobile expertise and innovation to its multi-sided platform ecosystem, including the industry´s first cloud native 5G mobile core solution that provides advanced capabilities such as network slicing, integrated virtual probes, end-to-end service automation, and delivers industry-leading performance with 10X performance gains.

Affirmed Networks has achieved significant attention as its Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) solution has become the standard for the world´s top mobile operators. Currently, the company has been deployed commercially, including in Tier 1 and Tier 2 mobile networks, and is engaged in many trials worldwide. For more information, visit: www.affirmednetworks.com.

Coriant delivers innovative and dynamic networking solutions for a fast-changing and cloud-centric business world. The Coriant SDN/NFV-enabled portfolio of open, disruptive, and hyperscale solutions and Multi-Sided Platform innovations helps network operators cost-efficiently scale network capacity, reduce operational complexity, and create the resilient foundation for a new generation of mobile, video, and cloud services.