Turkcell Transforms LTE, 5G Voice Network

Turkcell continues to develop its virtualized infrastructure since it launched its unified telco cloud in 2016, and now, in line with this goal, Turkcell also transforms LTE and 5G voice network into 100% virtual infrastructures, the company said.

Mavenir, the industry´s end-to-end cloud-native network software provider, has been selected by Turkcell to deploy its cloud-native, NFV-based IMS solution, for Turkcell´s home country Turkey and other subsidiaries.

Mavenir´s Virtualized IMS (vIMS) solution is designed to fully support LTE use cases and evolve into a fully web-scale platform that can meet the requirements enabling Turkcell to continue to lead the evolution to its 5G networks.

Turkcell had reviewed offerings from global telecommunications infrastructure providers and selected Mavenir as a part for their IMS solution, as the global provider of VoLTE IMS and a provider of voice and messaging services handling over 11 Billion messages per day.

Turkcell is a digital operator headquartered in Turkey, serving its customers with its unique portfolio of digital services along with voice, messaging, data and IPTV services on its mobile and fixed networks. Turkcell Group companies operate in 5 countries — Turkey, Ukraine, Belarus, Northern Cyprus, Germany. Read more at www.turkcell.com.tr

Mavenir is the industry´s only end-to-end, cloud-native Network Software Provider focused on accelerating software network transformation and redefining network economics for Communications Service Providers (CSPs) by offering a comprehensive end-to-end product portfolio across every layer of the network infrastructure Stack.