Ciena Blue Planet Solution Profile – Context of Closed Loop Automation in MANO/NFV
Category: Company Profile
This solution profile is focused on Ciena’s Blue Planet software as it applies to ARG’s research into closed-loop automation, in this case specifically orchestration. It should be read in the context of “The Role of Closed Loop Automation in Virtualized Networks”, ARG 2016.
We are very pleased with the outcome of our collaboration with Appledore Research and the level of research conducted by Patrick Kelly and his team. Not only is Patrick’s research relevant and aligned with key network transformations, it is presented in a straightforward manner that defies its complexity and manages to address impacts from numerous perspectives. Appledore Research brings to the forefront a privileged client outlook—combined with Patrick’s rigorous and in-depth knowledge of operators’ challenges and needs. Also, their consulting practice is among the best-in-class."
Louis Adam, M.Sc., EXFO