Tag: Open Platform

Big telecom companies band together to form open-source project for network functions virtualization

Companies like Cisco, Juniper Networks and Nokia Networks along with the Linux Foundation are hoping that the Open Platform for NFV Project will develop a standard for NFV, a network architecture concept that calls for all aspects of networking to be virtualized. Big-name telecom providers and networking manufacturers, like Brocade and Cisco, have joined together…

Open NFV Group Uncloaks Its Platform Plan

The Linux Foundation today made its long-awaited formal announcement of the Open Platform for NFV Project , promising to deliver a carrier-grade, open source reference architecture as a means of speeding up NFV deployment. The group’s initial focus will be on developing the NFV infrastructure and virtualized infrastructure management, two key pieces not already under…