Etisalat underpins its digital transformation with SAHAB, a state-of-the-art telco cloud

Etisalat is using innovation in the market, and open-source communities in particular, to shape its own destiny as a service provider. This paper describes Etisalat’s journey to build a telco cloud — a carrier-grade cloud infrastructure — that will support any virtualized network functions (VNFs) and therefore any digital service that the operator cares to launch in future.