Evolution of service delivery platforms

  title={Evolution of service delivery platforms},
  author={Andy Johnston and Jan Gabrielsson and Charilaos Christopoulos and Ulf Olsson}
Technical advances and the alignment of market forces and competitive environments have given service delivery platforms renewed relevance and currency as a middle-ground solution for enabling the optimized exchange of services across different networks and devices and between users, operators, and service and content providers. Two of an SDP's most important roles are to manage and sell services (Figure 1). They may be used to package network capabilities and services into offerings that… CONTINUE READING