This Week in Network Transformation News

  • Airtel and Intel drive 5G expansion in India
  • Monetizing 5G through open vRAN
  • Immersive technology puts sports fans in the middle of the action
  • How to build CDNs for tomorrow’s streaming workloads
  • Accelerating banking innovation at the edge

Intel and Airtel Collaborate to Accelerate 5G

India’s Bharti Airtel and Intel will team up to drive the development of 4G and 5G vRAN and open RAN technology to reap the full possibilities of 5G for Airtel’s customers. Powered by Intel Xeon® Scalable® processors, FPGAs, and more, Airtel’s transformed network will meet the growing bandwidth and latency needs of its more than 345 million subscribers with a flexible, software-defined infrastructure.

How CSPs Can Monetize 5G With an Open vRAN Approach

For CSPs looking to drive the next phase of revenue growth and roll out new services, a vRAN approach may be the key to success. Learn how a cloud-native infrastructure and operational model based on an open and virtualized RAN allows CSPs to host 5G applications at any site—including the RAN—which in turn paves the way to RAN monetization.

Tokyo Olympics: A Win for Immersive Technology

This year’s Olympic Games won’t just feature pulse-pounding athletic competition. 5G technology will take the field to power new and exciting immersive experiences for viewers, such as augmented reality. Plus, Intel® True View and Intel’s 3D Athlete Tracking (3DAT) technology will offer an even deeper look into sporting events and athletes’ performances.

Webinar: Building Next-Gen CDNs for Tomorrow’s Critical Streaming Workloads

Join Intel and Varnish Software in this on-demand webinar as they describe their experiences optimizing next-gen CDN deployments and their work to push the limit of raw edge performance with near line rate performance. Learn about hardware and software considerations when building CDNs capable of handling the high-quality video experiences demanded by consumers at scale—while keeping TCO low.

Retail Banking: How Edge Networking Can Help Accelerate Innovation

As banks work to transform both digital and physical customer experiences, the solutions they use need to be simple to deploy, yet secure and powerful enough to drive innovation. On July 29, join experts from Intel, ESG, and Dell Technologies to learn how retail banks can reduce costs, improve availability, ensure compliance, and deliver innovative new services with the Dell EMC Virtual Edge Platform.