ZTE TECS is based on OpenStack and complies with Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) architecture, implements centralized scheduling, and management for virtualized infrastructure resources through the unified interfaces. In addition, the telco enhancements has been made on performance, reliability and security, to meet the requirements of telco cloud.
TECS includes six components: TECS Director, TECS OpenStack, TECS OpenPalette, TECS Compute, TECS CloveStorage and TECS Network.
|Relevancy to NFVI/VIM||
The NFV industry generally adopts OpenStack as the first platform of NFVI. TECS is based on OpenStack with the NFV accelerated features such as Huge Pages, NUMA, CPU Pinning, SR-IOV, DPDK. TECS passed all tests by the OpenStack Powered Platform.
Carrier-grade features such as Huge Pages, NUMA, CPU Pinning, SR-IOV, DPDK,High Availability. Integrates PIM(Physical Infrastructure management) into VIM; batch settings of BIOS, boot sequence and network connection.Simplified Deployment and Operation.
|Top Use Cases||
|Supported Hypervisors||ESXi and KVM|
|Linux Container Integration||
TECS supports the Linux containers with ZUN and has the enhancement in multiple network planes for container. Zun is an OpenStack Container service aims to provide an OpenStack API for provisioning and managing containerized workload on OpenStack.
|Industry Standards Participation||ETSI NFV ISG, Linux Foundation (LFN, OPNFV, etc.), Open Compute Project (OCP) and OpenStack Foundation|
|Linux Foundation Projects Supported||Cloud Native Computing Foundation, LFN (CORD, DPDK, FD.io, FRR, IOVisor, ONAP, ONOS, OpenDaylight, Open Security Controller, OpenSwitch, OPNFV, OVS, PNDA, SNAS.io), Open Container Initiative and LSB|
|Key Customers||China Mobile, China Telecom, Telecom Austria, VEON, Telefonica|
|Key Partners||Intel, HPE, Oracle, SUSE, VMware, Red Hat|