Kevin Shatzkamer, Vice President of Service Provider Solutions and Strategy at Dell EMC, and Amit Tiwari, Vice President Strategic Alliances and Systems Engineering at Affirmed Networks, discuss network virtualization and the 5G mobile core in this archive of a livecast from Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona. Dell EMC and Affirmed Networks delivered over 100G bps in a single server leveraging Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors. Kevin examines why hardware maximization is needed for 5G, including for higher bandwidth and lower latency use cases like autonomous driving. Amit shares why aligning hardware and software roadmaps is critical to achieve advancements like this 5G mobile core. To learn more, visit Dell EMC at www.dellemc.com or https://www.sdxcentral.com/dellemc and Affirmed at www.affirmed.com.