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I am a Senior Architect with a passion to architect and deliver solutions addressing business adoption of the Cloud and Automation/Orchestration covering both Telco and IT Applications industry.

My work in carrier Digital transformation involve Architecting and deploying Platforms for both Telco and IT Applications including Clouds both Open stack and container platforms, carrier grade NFV ,SDN and Infra Networking , DevOps CI/CD , Orchestration both NFVO and E2E SO , Edge and 5G platforms for both Consumer and Enterprise business. On DevOps side i am deeply interested in TaaS platforms and journey towards unified clouds including transition strategy for successful migration to the Cloud

Please write to me on snasrullah@swedtel.com

Optimizing Storage Solutions for Edge and 5G Cloud Infrastructure

During the last several months there are lot of advancements on CPU Cores and specially with launch for Cloud Native and 5G https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/newsroom/news/processors-accelerate-5g-network-transformation.html#gs.2fscqr it is strongly believed that Scale out Architectures required for Servers are well in place however the missing piece still is Storage and necessary acceleration that is needed to make sure customer…

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How to Migrate applications to the cloud

Building #Cloud and #Applications on #Cloud is only half a journey , biggest issues surface as we traverse the last 10% which is #Migration and #Handoff to #Operations ? Questions like #Coexistence ,#NewOnM models and #Processes reengineering required to address following challenges:a. Theoretically zero downtime by building E2E Architecture e.g UPF poolb. Delivery pipeline for migration through unified tools solving touching every NE one by one an improve TTMc. Service consistency automatic…

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Solving Infrastructure Delivery Models for Cloud Era

Delivery of #Infrastructure like a #Cloud and value driven #SaaS model is something most Telco’s wanted to achieve for many years . Based on years of Telco Cloud deployments we can summarize biggest challenges for Cloud , 5G and Edge transformations as follows.1. Traditional IaaS or PaaS models require a bigger Lag time2. Telco existing Processes specially sourcing , RFX ,…

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