Dell EMC Network OS10 combines the best of Linux, open computing and networking to advance open networking disaggregation. OS10 Open Edition embodies the evolution of networking software and was designed to introduce new levels of software flexibility and programmability in large-scale data center environments for Cloud and Communications Services Providers (CSPs). It easily integrates with DevOps tools and has been contributed to OpenSwitch through Linux Foundation.
|Relevant Categories||NFVI - Network Operating Systems|
|Related Foundation||Linux Foundation, ONF/ON.LAB, Open Compute Project|
OS10 Open Edition introduces new levels of software flexibility & programmability in large-scale data centers for Cloud and Communication SPs. It disaggregates network software and leverages unmodified, open-source Linux (Debian) with platform portability, rich application composition & assembly capabilities. It has been contributed to OpenSwitch thru Linux Foundation. It allows right-sized software footprints for different operating models, breaking down traditional IT/CT administrative silos.
|Related Projects||OpenSwitch, SONiC|
OS10 Open Edition is the only disaggregated operating system available today It embodies the evolution of networking software, allowing a network operator to right-size software footprints and offer tailoring for different use cases and operational models while breaking down traditional IT/ CT administrative silos. It allows easy integration with DevOps tools. The OS10 Open Edition is available at no cost, running a fully open, unmodified Linux distribution. This provides a common language across multiple IT layers including networking, storage and compute. OS10 Open Edition can leverage the Linux community-based backing. Below it, the OS 10 employs the Open Compute Project Switch Abstraction Interface within the datacenter and underlay.
|Applicable Verticals||Cloud Service Providers, Financials, Government & Education, Healthcare, Retail and Telecom|
|Licensing / Pricing Model||
OS 10 Open Edition is free of charge
Support packages are available for OS10 Open Edition
|Key Partners||Quagga. Commercial packages are coming soon.|
|Key Customers||Not available for disclosure|