AT&T is recruiting new employees to assist with its virtual network vision

AT&T (NYSE: T) is going to enhance its workforce, announcing it plans to hire 100 "innovators" that it says will help build its virtualized network, reports FierceWirelessTech. The service provider said that it is "building a small team of hands-on experts in distributed systems, software development and systems analysis to prototype and to deliver components of the new architecture." This new hiring drive comes as the telco outlines its cloud strategy cloud, part of which includes the implementation of software-defined networking (SDN) and network function virtualization (NFV). Read more