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Huawei top supplier for the second consecutive year

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Huawei has been rated as a top supplier for Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) solutions for the second consecutive year by leading telecoms operators, according to a 2014 survey conducted by analyst firm Current Analysis.

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With feedback from 100 senior executives across more than 80 telecoms network operators from around the world (Note 1), the "SDN and NFV: Evolving Deployment Requirements and How to Benefit" survey focused on SDN and NFV market evolutions, buying preferences, vendor capabilities and positioning.

Huawei once again achieved remarkable results in multiple categories.

Huawei ranked first in vendor perception across tier-one telecoms operators (larger than $50 billion) globally. Huawei is chosen as the top vendor in which telecoms operators globally (76%) and in Europe (88%) are most likely to purchase SDN/NFV solutions from; Huawei is also the second most preferred SDN/NFV supplier in the North American market.

Huawei is rated as the top supplier which integrated operators (77%) and fixed-line/multi-service operators (80%) will most likely purchase SDN/NFV solutions from; and 78% network planning decision-makers chose Huawei as the top supplier in which they are most likely to purchase SDN/NFV solutions from.

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