Russian telecom equipment has got a real chance

The combination of political, economic and technological factors has made the Russian manufacturers’ emergence feasible in a number of telecom equipment segments.

The CTO and founder of RDP.RU Nikolai Guzakov said: “The emergence of the Russian network equipment became essentially possible since the concept of a new round of program-defined networks based on commodity platforms. This has changed the paradigm of the network equipment. This technological factor gave a chance to the development of the Russian IT-industry, in particular - to creation of the domestic telecom equipment.”

M-r Onishenko from the MTT company said: “The SDN technologies formation affects on import substitution “in a positive way”. SDN allows to use the typical server software for a wide application range, while all the technological features that previously required particular hardware solutions can now be implemented at the software level.“