Carrier virtualization, programmability and the massive data sets from machine learning and analytics are driving new requirements for data centers.
As open source NFV technologies mature, the rate of adoption should soar in 2017.
In the move to the telco cloud and NFV, there are a number of risks associated with implementing a fully virtualized system.
With The Linux Foundation taking charge of Open vSwitch, a new future for the open source project takes shape.
Every six months or so, the OpenStack community seems to swing between euphoria and despair – depending on the amount of progress being made in deploying OpenStack in production environments.