Customers, OTT providers, 5G technology, and the IoT are all putting pressure on service providers to reduce the complexity related to bringing new services to market. But the reality is that many providers are struggling with networks that depend on legacy systems and protocols, leaving them unable to rapidly scale and respond to changes in market demand. Lifecycle Service Orchestration (LSO) helps providers meet these challenges and begin navigating the path toward operational automation and a next-generation OSS.