Vodafone to deliver machine-to-machine (M2M), connected car services

Affirmed Networks has been deployed by Vodafone to deliver Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications and Connected Car services over the operator´s global network infrastructure, the company said.

Affirmed Networks´ virtualized Evolved Packet Core (EPC) solutions are currently supporting live traffic related to these services in several of Vodafone´s most strategic markets including Brazil, Germany, Spain and the US.

With more than 400 million subscribers and revenues of USD38.34B (2014), Vodafone Group is the second largest global communications company worldwide, and widely acknowledged as the industry leader in managed M2M services.

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.