Edwin Verplanke is a Sr. Principal Engineer in the Network Platforms Group part of the Datacenter Group at Intel Corporation. He is a passionate technologist and has been working on adding Quality of Service and Communications optimizations to Intel CPU’s and platforms. Live from Network Virtualization Europe in Berlin, Germany, Edwin shares insight into the industry's readiness for 5G. Taking NFV to the next level will help telco providers achieve cloud native networks. He shares the work ahead that is required, and the risks of rapid migration.