Sprint Chooses Mavenir for NFV Cloud Deployment

Mavenir, the provider of accelerating and redefining software network transformation for Communications Service Providers, has announced that Sprint (NYSE:S) is deploying Mavenir solutions in their nationwide Network Function Virtualization OpenStack cloud deployment, the company said.

Sprint is collaborating with Mavenir for the Telephony Application Server (TAS), Media Resource Function (MRF), and policy Diameter Routing Agent (pDRA).

Virtualizing the EPC and IMS onto a single NFVI will enable Sprint to scale the mobile core up or down dynamically to support new 5G services, depending upon demand.

Mavenir is a provider of accelerating and redefining network transformation for Service Providers, by offering a comprehensive product portfolio across every layer of the network infrastructure stack. From 4G to 5G application/service layers to packet core and RAN — Mavenir leads the way in evolved, cloud-native networking solutions enabling innovative and secure experiences for end users.