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ECOMP, OPEN-O Orchestration Efforts to Merge

By: Paula Bernier    11/21/2017

ECOMP and Open Orchestrator Project (or OPEN-O) are merging under the new Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) Project of The Linux Foundation.

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What's New in Container Security

By: Paula Bernier    7/8/2016

In a recent email interview with me, Docker said that the Docker platform is the most secure container runtime available today (see chart below). Curr…

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ADVA's Latest Demarcation Products Pass EANTC Interoperability Testing

By: Christopher Mohr    3/16/2016

ADVA recently announced that several of its demarcation technology and synchronization equipment products passed interoperability testing conducted by…

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Linux Foundation's OPEN-O to Create Framework and Orchestration for NFV & SDN

By: Paula Bernier    2/25/2016

The Linux Foundation this week announced its intention to develop an open source framework and orchestration for network functions virtualization and …

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DartPoints Picks ADVA for NFV

By: Paula Bernier    2/23/2016

A month after announcing the acquisition of Overture, and a week after announcing the launch of a new division and product suite focused on NFV, ADVA …

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A New Open Source Approach to NFV With ETSI

By: Steve Anderson    2/22/2016

Network functions virtualization (NFV) has seen plenty of growth in a very short time, and now, thanks to a new development from the European Telecomm…

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China Unicom Reports 3Q Earnings, Concludes NFV VoLTE PoC

By: Paula Bernier    10/27/2015

China Unicom has been making news on at least a couple of different fronts recently. Holding company China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd. today announced its t…

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OPNFV Gains Two Corporate Members, Appoints Developer to Board

By: Casey Houser    10/21/2015

The Open Platform for NFV (OPNFV) Project brings together service providers and vendors to deliver new relevant products and services to market. The p…

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Telefonica Concludes NFV/SDN PoC with NEC/NetCracker

By: Paula Bernier    9/15/2015

The NFV SDN proof of concept Telefonica Business Solutions was doing with NEC Corp. and its company NetCracker Technology has come to a successful con…

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ADTRAN Details NFV, SDN Strategy, Including VNF Bundling

By: Paula Bernier    8/12/2015

ADTRAN was telling its network functions virtualization and software-defined networking story at a press event this week at its Huntsville headquarter…

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CNLabs ISO 17025 Certification a Huge Step to Credibility in SDN, M2M Testing

By: Christopher Mohr    7/31/2015

CNLabs recently announced that it received ISO/IEC 17025:2005 (ISO 17025) accreditation. Also known as General requirements for the competence of test…

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QualiTest Now Part of Intel Network Builders Program

By: David Delony    7/29/2015

QualiTest Group has announced that it has been accepted by Intel as an ecosystem partner in its Intel Network Builders Program.

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Dell Certifies 6WIND Accelerator for NFV Platform

By: Paula Bernier    7/29/2015

Dell has certified 6WIND's Virtual Accelerator as a standard product for its NFV Platform starter kit. The 6WIND Virtual Accelerator offers improved p…

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Allot Brings Virtual Traffic Detection to HP OpenNFV

By: Paula Bernier    7/29/2015

Allot Communications Ltd. has joined the HP OpenNFV Partner Program. Its involvement means Allot will provide its virtual Traffic Detection Function a…

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French Enterprises Embrace Virtualization, Up ICT Spends

By: Tara Seals    7/22/2015

Almost half of all French enterprises, benefitting from a flowering growth in the economy, plan to increase their ICT budget this year, to accommodate…

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NFV Forecast to be Worth $11.6 Billion in 2019

By: Paula Bernier    7/21/2015

The network functions virtualization market is poised to grow to $11.6 billion in 2019, which is more than five times its current value of $2.3 billio…

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KDDI R&D Labs to Leverage Wind River's Titanium Server

By: Paula Bernier    7/20/2015

Wind River's Titanium Server will be part of a proof of concept for automated operation of network functions virtualization led by KDDI R&D Laboratori…

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IMS Ranks Ericsson, Huawei and Nokia Networks as Leading Vendors

By: Joe Rizzo    7/16/2015

Evaluation of the leading IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) vendors based on criteria that uses actual data and metrics, such as market presence, which in…

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100GbE Set to Fuel Major Adoption in Data Center Switch Sector

By: Laura Stotler    7/15/2015

100-gigabit Ethernet (GbE) capabilities are set to drive major adoption in the data center switch sector. A new report from Crehan Research shows that…

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XON Opens New Experience Center to Promote SDN and NFV Using Juniper Cloud Platform

By: Laura Stotler    7/15/2015

XON has opened a new facility dedicated to SDN and NFV technologies and featuring equipment and support from Juniper Networks. The new 'SDN/NFV Experi…

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