RAD is the winner of the MEF 2018 Technology of the Year Award in the NFV category for its service assured vCPE Toolbox, as industry pioneer of network edge virtualization. RAD solution has been rewarded distinguishing itself from the finalists selected for this category, such as Ericsson, Ciena, Fortinet, Infinera, Juniper Networks, NEC, Nokia, Versa Networks and many more.
The award was presented during the MEF Awards Gala Dinner at MEF18 on October 30 in Los Angeles. The judging panel was comprised of global and regional senior analysts from ACG Research, ATLANTIC-ACM, Dell’Oro, Frost & Sullivan, Futuriom, IHS Markit, Ovum, and Vertical Systems Research, in addition to independent judges.
The 2018 MEF Awards, recognize service, application, technology, and professional excellence and innovation. The MEF awards are given to companies that exhibit innovative solutions to emerging dynamic network services powered by LSO (Lifecycle Service Orchestration), SDN, NFV, SD-WAN, and Carrier Ethernet technologies.
RAD’s Service Assured Access solutions, that includes the comprehensive vCPE Toolbox, offers everything service providers need to roll out NFV-based carrier-grade business services today, while maintaining full openness to work with any VNF, SDN controller, orchestrator, and third-party white box.
This solution has received great feedback from the market for the demonstrated innovation and unique value that RAD’s vCPE Toolbox offers to service providers, thanks to its wealth of options and the level of flexibility.