Cloud SDN is a product offering that brings full IP routing capabilities to data center networking. The seamless interworking and management of existing IP/MPLS networks with the networking component of the datacenter makes this product the lynchpin for efficient NFV deployments.
|Category||SDN Controller/Network Virtualization Solution|
|Applicable Verticals||Cloud Service Providers and Communication Service Providers (Telcos)|
|NG Data Center Networking Relevancy||
Ericsson Cloud SDN is designed for service providers and cloud operation teams to simplify and automate networking for their Data Centers and Cloud networks using the OpenDaylight platform.
Cloud SDN is a network virtualization solution providing seamless intra and inter-data center connectivity for virtual, physical and container based workloads. It combines an industrialized OpenDaylight controller with advanced routing capabilities. It is delivered as part of the NFVi solution and provides network automation services to NFV workloads.
|Areas of Deployment||Inter-Datacenter and Intra-Datacenter|
|Orchestration Integration||Kubernetes and OpenStack|
|Orchestration Integration Details||
Cloud SDN is integrated with Openstack Neutron to provide a comprehensive networking backend, including L2 / L3 networking, tenant network separation, VPN connectivity, and security.
|Open Compute Project (OCP) Support||Yes|
|Supported OCP Initiatives||Networking|
|Linux Foundation (LF) Support||No|
|Key Customers||Telstra, Swisscom, Telefonica, LG Uplus, Vodafone Australia|
|Key Partners||Intel, Cisco, Mirantis and Red Hat|