They like to rename things that everyone else is also doing.
Only a few years old, NFV passed some milestones in 2015.
These people help make the wheels go round for NFV.
Spoiler alert: Dell/EMC is at the top.
With repo access, you can get away with a lot.
IP-optical integration is getting to be a trend.
The Linux Foundation remains noncommittal on the subject.
AWS IoT goes live; Palo Alto integrates with Mirantis; NEC and Intel partner in NFV.
AlcaLu and Red Hat partner on this one.
As a side benefit, Ciena won’t need a third-party controller anymore.
This sounds very similar to Sedona Systems' work with 95% of networks.
Ericsson wins network management deal with Swisscom; Nokia signs 5-year contract with Wind Mobile.
Riverbed gets an NFV win out of it, too.
Blue Planet did add two new Tier 1 customers in late 2015.
VeloCloud finds a better use for extra VoIP lines.