Resources

Analyst Reports

Analysys Mason White Paper – Automated service assurance is critical for operationalizing NFV/SDN: active testing automation presents an early opportunity

Telecoms.com Broadband Outlook 2016 Report

Vanilla Plus Sept-Oct 2016 Issue – check out page 52!

TM Forum Insights Research Report – Orchestration: Get ready for the platform revolution

Analysys Mason Report – Service Assurance is a critical part of operationalizing NFV/SDN-based networks

Stratecast Frost and Sullivan 10 to Watch 2016 Operations, Orchestration, Data Analytics and Monetization (ODAM) Report

Webinars

Light Reading webinar – Test in the Era of Virtualization

In this one-hour discussion, leading T&M companies, including Netrounds, touch on NFV testing and validation techniques that provide carriers with the assurance needed to move virtualization technologies from the lab to production.

TM Forum Insights webinar – Orchestration: Get ready for the platform revolution

This webinar will look at the results of a TM Forum Insights Research survey asking communications and digital service providers about how they are approaching orchestration.

Service Assurance in 2020: Fully orchestrated assurance & a transformation path for getting there

This webinar explores the challenges and limitations with test and assurance today and one suggested transformation route to achieving a fully programmable, actively assured network.

Fundamentals of orchestrated end user assurance – Netrounds & Cisco joint webinar

Orchestrated Assurance is based around a model-driven service orchestrator that uses software-based active test agents in NFV to enable automated, agile and assured service deliveries.

Overview of Orchestrated Assurance

Netrounds co-founder and VP Product Management, Marcus Friman, presents the big idea with Orchestrated Assurance at OPNFV Summit in Burlingame, CA.

Orchestrated Assurance enabled by NFV (ETSI NFV PoC #36) live demo

Video demonstration from NFV World Congress in Dusseldorf. PoC participants are Cisco, Netrounds, Orange, Intel and Telco Systems.

Successful Transition to IPTV: A cost-efficient approach to assuring network and service quality

This webinar will teach you a systematic approach to pinpointing issues along the entire service delivery chain, how to pre-assess new deployments to minimize problems, and how to troubleshoot remotely.

IPv6 Network Performance: What to expect

This webinar teaches you how to validate and test your IPv6 network. You will learn how to measure network performance end-to-end for IPv4 or IPv6.

Access Network Security use case webinar

This webinar shows you how to perform automated security tests of your network, validate new hardware/firmware releases and achieve certified and secure end-user broadband connections.

Hands-on traffic engineering in an SDN network

This webinar will give you hands-on experience of an SDN network based on Open vSwitch (OVS), managed both manually and by an OpenDaylight (ODL) controller.

Videos and Podcasts

Netrounds Test Races – Advanced Service Activation Test

How long does it take to create an advanced service activation test that validates both network performance and a mix of real services? Watch this test race to find out!

An Opportunity to Better Understand the Network

Netrounds’ Director of Marketing & Industry Alliances, Kaela Loffler, discusses improving network quality in an interview with ViodiTV at CNV 2016

DevOps Approach to Service Lifecycle Test & Assurance

Augmenting OSS with automated T&M – Netrounds CEO Mats Nordlund in the MANO Spotlight Session at Carrier Network Virtualization 2016 in Palo Alto, CA

Assuring Quality of Experience in Dynamic Networks

Netrounds’ Chief Product Officer and co-founder, Marcus Friman, presents “Assuring Quality of Experience in Dynamic Networks: Gaining full end user visibility through programmable test and assurance” at SDN & Open Flow World Congress 2016

Light Reading Video: Assuring Network Quality in a Rapidly Changing Environment

Mats Nordlund, CEO and Co-Founder of Netrounds, interview: “As the rate of change and complexity increases in agile networks, the importance of introducing DevOps methodologies for integrating active test and assurance solutions throughout the full service lifecycle…”

Intel Chip Chat Podcast: Transforming Service Assurance

Marcus Friman, Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder of Netrounds, explains service assurance and why it is a critical aspect of virtualized networks in this archive of a livecast from the Intel Network Builders End User Summit in Madrid.

The increasing importance of the ecosystem to VNF vendors

An interview with Netrounds’ Kari Korkala at HPE CommsWorld 2016 on the importance of openness and industry ecosystems like HPE’s OpenNFV program.

Light Reading CEO Chat

At MWC 2016, Mats Nordlund, CEO & Co-founder, speaks with Steve Saunders of Light Reading about the company’s history, service delivery and the progression of the telecom industry on the service level.

Intel Chip Chat Podcast: Network Insights & Orchestrated Assurance

Intel Chip Chat audio podcast with Allyson Klein and Mats Nordlund, CEO and Founder of Netrounds, digging into the benefits of Orchestrated Assurance at SDN & OpenFlow World Congress in Germany.

Netrounds’ Telecom Playbook

Kari Korkala, SVP of Sales, introduces the important role of Netrounds in the telecom world, its progress on service automation, service orchestration and how Netrounds helps operators to move quickly with the pace of change.

Introduction to Netrounds

Deliver services faster and with assured quality.