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Pedro Henrique Gomes

Pedro Henrique Gomes is an Experienced Researcher in the Network Architecture and Protocols area at Ericsson Research, Indaiatuba, Brazil. He is also a PhD candidate at the University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, USA. Pedro joined Ericsson in 2017 and is a delegate in the new ETSI ZSM working group. He has experience in the field of network automation and protocol optimization especially for resource constrained devices in IoT. Pedro holds an MSc in Electrical Engineering (2015) from USC and an MSc in Computer Science (2011) from the University of Campinas, Brazil.

Pedro Henrique Gomes

Next stop: Zero-touch automation standardization

Future telecommunication networks and services will need to take human intervention out of the loop. Zero-touch automation will be imperative to manage increasingly complex networks and short service life-cycles.

In this post we discuss zero-touch network and services automation prospects and introduce the main aspects of the recently started ETSI ZSM standardization group: the organization, status, and the challenges that the ICT industry will face in the pursuit of a truly zero-touch automation of network and services.

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