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About Affirmed Networks

Affirmed Networks provides telecommunications technology solutions. It provides virtualized, cloud-native mobile solutions that enable operators to manage traffic, manage network operations, create and launch new services. Its Affirmed UnityCloud is a 5G core (5GC), cloud-native solution that enables mobile operators to build 5G core network, and control costs. Its UnityCloud Operations (UC Ops) is a full-stack cloud digital service orchestration and management solution. It was founded in 2010 and is based in Burlington, Massachusetts. In March 2020, Affirmed Networks was acquired by Microsoft.

Headquarters Location

5 Wayside Road

Burlington, Massachusetts, 01803,

United States




Research containing Affirmed Networks

Get data-driven expert analysis from the CB Insights Intelligence Unit.

CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Affirmed Networks in 1 CB Insights research brief, most recently on Feb 24, 2021.

Affirmed Networks Patents

Affirmed Networks has filed 47 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • network protocols
  • wireless networking
  • telecommunications
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Parallel computing, Supercomputers, Network access, Mobile virtual network operators, Wireless networking


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Parallel computing, Supercomputers, Network access, Mobile virtual network operators, Wireless networking



Latest Affirmed Networks News

Network Slicing Market

Nov 23, 2023

Key Players:Prominent market players profiled in the global network slicing market report include Huawei Technologies (China)ZTE Corporation (China)Ericsson (Sweden)Affirmed Networks (US)CISCO Systems (US)Nokia (Finland)Samsung (South Korea)NTT Docomo (Japan)BT Group PLC (UK)NEC Corporation (Japan)Aria Networks (UK)Parallel Wireless (US)Mavenir (US)AMDOCS (US)Argela Technologies (Turkey)Market Segmentation:The global network slicing market is bifurcated based on application, end user, and component. As a result, this element has a considerable impact on the market for network slicing. Communication service providers have also shifted their focus to a faster 5G network rollout and accelerated investments in network slicing solutions. Regional Analysis:North America to Head Network Slicing Market:Due to the speedier adoption of new technology in the region's industrialized nations—the US and Canada—North America will be the leading regional market. Contact:                                                                                    Market Research Future (Part of Wantstats Research and Media Private Limited)99 Hudson Street, 5Th FloorNew York, NY 10013United States of America+1 628 258 0071 (US)+44 2035 002 764 (UK)Email: sales@marketresearchfuture.

Affirmed Networks Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Affirmed Networks founded?

    Affirmed Networks was founded in 2010.

  • Where is Affirmed Networks's headquarters?

    Affirmed Networks's headquarters is located at 5 Wayside Road, Burlington.

  • What is Affirmed Networks's latest funding round?

    Affirmed Networks's latest funding round is Acquired.

  • How much did Affirmed Networks raise?

    Affirmed Networks raised a total of $155.02M.

  • Who are the investors of Affirmed Networks?

    Investors of Affirmed Networks include Microsoft, Matrix Partners, CRV, Bessemer Venture Partners, Eastward Capital Partners and 8 more.

  • Who are Affirmed Networks's competitors?

    Competitors of Affirmed Networks include Forward Networks and 1 more.


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