Contrail SD-WAN includes hardware and software.
ETSI NFV endeavors to make VNFs as open as possible.
EOLO built a custom SDN routing appliance for deployment at radio towers.
The intent-based services extend Cisco's Network Services Orchestrator.
The new Trusted IoT Alliance looks at the intersection of IoT, security, and blockchain.
Mist Systems' technology virtualizes the Bluetooth beacon.
The company's intent-based networking is doing quite well.
Multi-cloud means everything has to be connected to everything else.
Blockchain, alone, should drive attendance at this event.
Verizon is planning to offer blockchain services for enterprises.
It overlaps with part of the work that OPNFV does.
It looks like Verizon's claim about a software upgrade to standardized 5G is true.
The hype cycle for SD-WAN vendors has moved fast.
It provides three ways for enterprises to use Cisco-Viptela.
It's not standards work so much as it is end-to-end testing.