Verizon: Service chains are essential, but automation needs more work

Mike Robuck

Verizon has orchestration in place across its network to support various delivery models and services, but closed-loop automation is lagging a bit. In an interview with FierceTelecom, Verizon's Shawn Hakl, senior vice president, business products, and Vicki Lonker, vice president, network and security product management, spoke about the importance of automation across the telco's network and service chains.

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