CORD (Central Office Re-architected as a Datacenter) combines NFV, SDN, and the elasticity of commodity clouds to bring datacenter economics and cloud agility to the telco central office.
Virtual Edge Solution Details
|Solution Demand||Cloud Service Providers and Telecom|
CORD combines SDN, NFV and cloud with commodity infrastructure and open software to bring in data center economies of scale and cloud-like agility to service providers. The CORD solution spans the Telco Central Office, including Gigabit-capable Passive Optical Networks (GPON) and G.fast as well as home/enterprise customer premises equipment (CPE).
|Form Factor||Hardware appliance (COTS) and Software (including installable SW package/Virtual SW appliance/VNF in NFV deployments)|