Initial consulting on Installation of Azure Private Edge Zones
a. Use cases consulting – standard TechM catalog which includes use cases focused on various Industry Verticals like Factory, Oil& Gas, Ports, Hospitals, Mines and Smart Cities.
b. custom use case consulting – Helping Enterprises design business specific use case.
c. Vetting out technology choices for the customer’s OT environment including CBRS, licensed cellular and WIFI;
d. Mapping devices and their wireless support and identifying device access gateway requirements.
e. Azure Private Edge Zones location and sizing requirements in accordance with envisioned use cases. – High Level
f. Optional Network Services on the Azure Private Edge Zones – SD-WAN VNF integration, NG firewall VNF integration, OT security integration.
g. Consulting for architecting the workloads to be run on Azure Private Edge Zones.
Engineering Services for utilization of Azure Private Edge Zones
1. CBRS RF Planning – Site Surveys, RF Design / coverage, Planning – Fiber Layout, Power, Site Network Design, Backhaul and Core connectivity, QoS policies/segmentation with bandwidth/session factoring 3 year growth.
b. outdoor - low macro
c. outdoor - macro
2. Core Planning - There are multiple Core options available at Azure Private Edge Zones, depending upon the customer's end use cases, TechM will help with-
a. Selection of Core
b. Sizing for sessions and bandwidth (with 3 year growth planning).
c. Geo redundancy and disaster recovery.
d. LAN and WAN Design
3. Azure Private Edge Zones and Cloud Design Services–
a. Application and network functions’ dimensioning
b. Compute and storage elasticity planning
c. Detailed planning on Azure Private Edge Zones location and Sizing
Deployment Services for Azure Private Edge Zones at Customer Site
1. Radio Deployment Services -
a. outdoor Infra (optional) –
i. site construction and cabling (optional)
b. Indoor RF installation and configuration services
ii. Physical Pole installation
c. outdoor RF installation and configuration services
2.Azure Private Edge Zones order, installation and configuration services
3. LAN and WAN configuration
4. Solution Turn Up and Acceptance Test Plan-
a. Core turn up with redundancy and QoS
b. Traffic and failover testing
5. Enhanced Network Enchantment Services on the Azure Private Edge Zones
a. SD-WAN integration
b. NG Firewall
c. OT security
Managed Services for Azure Private Edge Zones
1. NOC Services
2. L3 support co-ordination with RF vendors, network access vendors (ISP, etc.), Microsoft monitoring & reporting services.
3. RF Optimization Services
4. Field Services for Repairs &Return