Eric Vallone, Director of Product Management for Dell’s Service Provider Solutions Group, stops by to discuss network transformation and Dell EMC’s role in technology delivery for communications service providers. Eric also explains Dell EMC’s infrastructure delivery and solutions for software defined wide area network (SD-WAN) and universal customer premises equipment (uCPE). Dell’s new virtual edge platform (VEP) product family is specifically designed for uCPE and is the next generation built for virtualization allowing the deployment of virtual network functions like SD-WAN. The platform leverages Intel® Xeon® D 2100 processors to add flexibility and performance. It also incorporates Intel® QuickAssist Technology and DPDK for encryption acceleration. Learn more about this new product by visiting Dell at MWC 2018 in Barcelona or reaching out to your Dell representative at www.dell.com/en-us/work/learn/networking.