Oracle Communications announced it has "released a new version of its operational support system (OSS) suite to help CSPs rapidly and agilely design services spanning physical and virtual networks. The suite is also designed to help streamline the operational delivery of customer orders—including high-growth B2B and wholesale orders—enabling CSPs to capitalize on the opportunities of a network function virtualization (NFV)-driven communications world
.. Specifically, with this OSS suite CSPs can: Efficiently deliver and manage contemporary network-based B2B services .. Seamlessly support the design and delivery of services on physical, virtual, and hybrid networks .. Accelerate solution design in collaboration with existing provisioning systems .. and Efficiently manage exceptions in order processing:
The new version of the Oracle Communications OSS suite includes updates to several products, including Oracle Communications Design Studio, Oracle Communications Order and Service Management, Oracle Communications Unified Inventory Management, Oracle Communications ASAP, Oracle Communications IP Service Activator, Oracle Communications Network Integrity, and Oracle Communications Network Intelligence.
It is integrated and optimized to work with the Oracle Cloud Platform, Oracle Database 12c, andOracle Fusion Middleware 12c, improving performance, manageability, and security and enabling future OSS suite deployments in the cloud as well as on premises"
See "Oracle Communications Continues to Simplify Design and Delivery of Network Services to Support NFV and Business Agility" - here.