ZTE, Banglalink commercialize vSDM platform

Staff writer
B/OSS Asia

ZTE and Banglalink have completed the migration of 60 million legacy users, and formal commercialization of what they say is the world’s largest virtual Subscriber Data Management (vSDM) platform in Bangladesh.

The virtual SDM platform possesses the largest capacity in the world, and will help Banglalink achieve more efficient user data management and enhance service availability.

The vSDM platform uses advanced virtualization technology to achieve hardware and software decoupling, and uses generic commercial off-the-shelf hardware to achieve flexible and elastic on-demand deployment, saving investment and operation and maintenance costs, meeting continuous network evolution and service needs such as 5G and IoT.

The platform uses a large-capacity multi-NE integration database solution to meet the requirements of multi-network integration and large capacity. The virtualization technology will bring faster speeds, and help users realize digital transformation as a result. 60 million Banglalink users will benefit from the virtualization of the network, the operator said.

"Banglalink has been trying to create a truly digital, inclusive society, and with the support of its partner we have taken a big step towards that goal through the successful commercialization of the virtual SDM platform,” said Erik Aas, CEO of Banglalink.

“The implementation of the world’s largest vSDM is a landmark for both the companies and Banglalink will always support to introduce new technology to become the best digital service provider in Bangladesh.”

In the future, ZTE and Banglalink will continue their in-depth cooperation, supporting Banglalink’s digital transformation and the enhancement of end-user experience through leading technologies.

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