vCloud NFV is a solution for Communications Service Providers (CSPs) who want to radically reduce cost and increase service agility through a cloud-based network deployment.
|Category||NFV Orchestration, Management, including Service Orchestration|
|Managment and Orchestration Functions||NFV-centric telco cloud orchestration|
VMware vCloud NFV is proven in production. VMware is the most widely used production NFV platform in the world, with over 45 Communication Service Provider deployments ranging from single-VNF instances to large, multi-tenant NFV clouds, delivering production services to over 30 million subscribers globally. vCloud NFV is a true Carrier Grade platform optimized for predicable feature enabled performance for the widest range of virtual network functions traffic profiles and requirements.
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|Customer Deployment Details||
IIJ used vCloud NFV for deploying multiple services. As Japan’s first ISP, IIJ offers network services, cloud computing, WAN services and systems integration services. IIJ is using VMware vCloud NFV to provide a stable and trusted NFV platform that gives them network flexibility and helps reduce operational costs.
|Industry Standards Participation||Broadband Forum, OPNFV, OASIS and TM Forum|
|Linux Foundation Projects||Cloud Foundry, Cloud Native Computing Foundation, IO Visor, Open Container Initiative, OpenDaylight and Core Embedded Linux|
|Supported VIMs||OpenStack and VMware vRealize/vCAC/vCD|
|NFVI or VNF Integration||vCloud NFV is capable of converging mobility and wireline domain services onto a common platform. With support for more than 40 virtual network functions, Service Orchestration, service assurance platforms, and VNF managers, CSPs can roll their own custom stack based on their service delivery needs.|