INTERVIEW: VMware manager Sanjay Uppal (pictured) told Mobile world live The software provider had made rapid progress in deploying Dish Network’s planned 5G network in the US and determined that this was important evidence of open RAN.
In an interview for MWC21 Barcelona, the SVP and GM of VMware’s Service Provider and Edge business unit stated that the company was a key enabler of Dish Network’s strategy.
In its RAN, “the most important workloads run on VMware,” said Uppal, explaining that its technology enables customers to run applications on multiple public clouds.
VMware was the first cloud platform Dish Network selected for its 5G network. The aspiring operator later added Amazon Web Services (AWS) to run its entire core network and RAN in its public …