Microsoft has announced the acquisition of Metaswitch Networks, which specializes in developing software for cloud-based communication networks. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The latest acquisition comes just a week after Microsoft acquired 5G specialist Affirmed Networks.

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Microsoft said it will continue to partner with suppliers and network equipment partners, especially in the areas of virtualized services, orchestration, and operations support system/business support systems (OSS/BSS).

Source: https://techcrunch.com/2020/05/14/microsoft-is-acquiring-metaswitch-networks-to-expand-its-azure-5g-strategy/

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