Telefonica, the Spanish telecommunications company, has announced a partnership with IBM to collaborate on a modernization project centered on Telefonica 5G core network platform.
By utilizing IBM’s intelligent automation software and services, Telefonica will develop its first-ever cloud-native, 5G core network platform known as UNICA Next.
Telefonica stated that its aim is to acquire the agility, efficiency and reliability to continuously optimize its services with IBM’s UNICA Next. Furthermore, the company desires to prepare itself for the future via a hybrid-cloud led business and technology transformation.
The network of Telefonica will be developed on Red Hat OpenShift, IBM Cloud Pak for Network Automation, QFX technology and Juniper Networks Apstra.
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