01 July 2008
Debate About IMS Creates A Confusing Sideshow to the Real Goals of Network and Service Evolution
There is considerable debate around the service delivery core of next generation networks. For some, IMS remains unconvincing, despite the great strides made in formalising the architecture, the momentum that seems to be gathering around the standards, and the evidence of real network deployments. At Gintel, we believe that IMS has much to offer and expect to see more IMS rollout in coming months. But, we also recognise that it is not an ideal solution for all situations.