Understanding the Relationship Between SDP and the Cloud
Notions of SDP (Service Delivery Platform) have been widely used in Telcos albeit without a common industry understanding. SDP projects have spearheaded next generations of Telco Service Provider (SP) services and their forays into new business models. Recently, Telco players tried very actively to understand how to take advantage of Cloud Computing to improve efficiencies or open new opportunities for them. Today most initial activities have often started disconnected from Consumer, VAS and Enterprise activities where SDPs are used.