This video will lay the foundation for EVPN-VXLAN, a widely supported open standard that is evolving into the best answer to multi-vendor network virtualization for enterprise networks.
Qualcomm loses CFO to Intel; another senior exec leaves Ericsson; and an Oracle Cloud exec joins Thomas Kurian at Google Cloud.
In this video series, hear from authors to find out about the technology, and how to talk to your leadership about the outcomes of EVPN-VXLAN architecture.
The latest update uses an in-house developed open source version of OpenStack that provides for more agility and a smaller footprint to support edge computing environments.
The 5G-related network infrastructure market will grow from about $528 million in 2018 to $26 billion in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate of 118 percent, predicts IDC.
It's been more than six years since NFV became a reality but for service providers the transformation is far from over.
In the rush to capitalize on NFV many operators have focused purely on the NFV orchestration, but as they move from trials to production, one key piece is missing — management.
For its inaugural telecom NFVI report, IDC says an example of orchestration would be ONAP.
DoCoMo’s implementation runs on Ericsson-provided OpenStack-based virtualized infrastructure managers and includes VNFs from multiple vendors such as NEC, Nokia, and Fujitsu.
Newly released SDxCentral 2018 report on the VNF Ecosystem finds SD-WAN and vCPE are top use cases for NFV and the driving force behind service providers virtualizing their networks.
ADVA is not part of ONAP, but it wants to support carriers like Verizon that are committed to the platform.
The automated deployment capabilities are compatible with current standards and reference ongoing ETSI work on defining objectives for automated, intelligent management in NFV- and SDN-centric networks.
NEC/Netcracker will wrangle myriad vendors of hardware and software along with some open source code.
Because NFV is just too complicated for end users.
The NFVi platform is based on the OPNFV reference architecture.