Cloud-based Metro Network Transformation

The rapid developments in the fields of 4K/VR, enterprise cloud interconnect, and 5G bring about increasing service diversity, together with unknowns. Only a cloud-based metro network capable of rapid integration, efficient operations, and network capability openness can meet the commercial needs of the new services. Michael Howard, senior research director & advisor of IHS technology, shared with us his opinion on the cloud-based metro network.