Amdocs, a leading provider of software and services to communications and media companies, today announced that Globe Telecom, one of the Philippines’ largest telecommunications providers, has gone live with Amdocs’ service and network automation platform for network functions virtualization (NFV) and cloud orchestration, becoming one of the first telco brands to launch network virtualization and offer virtual network services in the country.
Commenting on the launch, Peter Maquera, SVP and Head of Enterprise Group at Globe Telecom said, “With the help of Amdocs’ service and network automation system, we are offering our enterprise clients multiple virtualized network services and features and providing high security, real-time network visibility and control. Furthermore, we are providing the speed and agility critical to businesses for utilizing new network and cloud services offerings and experiences at a rapid pace, delivering compelling digital experience to their customers.”
With Amdocs’ NFV and cloud orchestration solution, Globe has transformed its network to automate and simplify operations and management of their Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) offering for a wide range of value-added services. This includes Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN), security services, bandwidth on-demand, mobile core network related services (vEPC and vIMS), and other value-added applications. It will further empower businesses to connect to cloud resources, enhance and automate branch connectivity, manage and control incoming and outgoing network traffic and enable routing, firewall security, and virtual private network connectivity.
“Globe Telecom is continuously working to meet the evolving needs of digital enterprises and provide them with innovative services at faster speeds. Amdocs’ flexible and intelligent automation solution will enable Globe to provide its enterprise clients with highly-flexible and scalable cloud-based network services that they can easily configure, customize and monitor ensuring an enhanced and seamless digital experience to their end-customers,” said Anthony Goonetilleke, Group President, Media, Network and Technology, Amdocs.