OpenStack Keeps One Eye on the Prize, One Over Its Shoulder The OpenStack Foundation needs to keep pushing innovation because the rest of the ecosystem is not letting up.
5G, IoT Security and … Oh, Look, a Dancing Robot! Security should be a hot topic at MWC 2019. But will it?
SDxCentral Drills Into the Silicon Foundation of Network Virtualization Network virtualization has primarily focused on software. But now there’s interest in the lower layers of the network: commodity hardware and the silicon that drives the hardware.
Let’s Not Forget European Operators in Open Source Networking Deutsche Telekom joins The Linux Foundation.
Containers Climb the Hype Cycle, as AT&T and Google Attest AT&T, Google, and Microsoft highlighted significant progress for the ecosystem, but an enterprise survey showed most remain on the sidelines of actual deployment.
State of SDN and NFV — Hype or Reality? SDN and NFV are a reality today, but is it the reality that the industry wanted? It's up to the SDN community to set realistic expectations and be candid about the challenges.
Container and Kubernetes Deployment Challenges Give Me Hope Will speakers at the upcoming Cloud Foundry Summit provide real insight into how to solve container deployment challenges?
Service Providers Get a Little Testy With Vendors Regarding SDN Unfortunately for vendors, they don’t have the luxury of sitting on stage and defending their point of view. But vendors aren’t going to provide products based on open source unless there’s money to be made.
Linux Foundation Creates Open Source Event for Wall Street Blockchain, alone, should drive attendance at this event.
Cable Networks Seem Pretty Darn Hard to Virtualize Cable operators frown upon questions about a conflict between CCAP and Remote PHY.
How R&D Helped Fuel Huawei's Rise Huawei says it now has more than 50,000 patents.
Service Providers Don’t Want to Be Left Holding the Bag with NFV Who gets the blame when NFV fails?
A Primer on SDxI Form Factors and Delivery Models We look at how evolving infrastructure form factors and delivery models support the defining hallmarks of SDx: efficiency, flexibility, and customization.
Key Attributes of a Software-Defined Infrastructure We define the specific attributes of an effective SDx infrastructure and look at how they enable real-world SDx solutions.
SDxI Use Cases – Drivers for the New Infrastructure We explore how SDx Infrastructure (SDxI) use cases are different from traditional use cases and define the most common ones for SDN and NFV—both key components of SDxI.
SDxI: Next-Generation IT Infrastructure for an SDx World SDx applications have new needs from next-gen IT infrastructure that go beyond old models and architectures. Find out what they and stake your claim in the SDx world.
SDx (Software-Defined Everything), The Future of Infrastructure - An Introduction We’re kicking off an eight-part series on SDx (software-defined everything) and the future of infrastructure. Learn what SDx is and stay competitive in a software-defined world.
NFV and SDN for Dummies Now Up on SDxCentral! SDxCentral is pleased to announce the addition of its newest resource page, NFV and SDN for Dummies! Here, you'll find helpful resources to learn more about SDx, SDN, NFV, and network virtualization.
SDxCentral’s 2015 NFV Predictions: A Different Perspective It's going to be a robust year for 2015, but not an entirely rosy one. Check out Roy Chua's 2015 predictions for NFV, service providers, and the enterprise.
NFV Performance and Its Importance: SDNCentral's Perspective We believe that in order to fully reap the benefits of the technology, organizations have to address the issue of NFV performance.