The Open Networking Foundation and the Open Networking Summit Announce SDN Solutions Showcase Categories and Participants

The Open Networking Foundation (ONF) and the Open Networking Summit (ONS) have announced the full list of participants in the second annual SDN Solutions Showcase, set to take place during ONS2015. For the first time, a broad range of SDN technologies, products, and applications based on OpenFlow™, OpenDaylight, the Open Network Operating System (ONOS), Open Platform for NFV (OPNFV), and vendor specific innovations will be demonstrated through pragmatic use cases. The SDN Solutions Showcase at ONS2015 will be divided into themed demonstrations that address a wide range of applications, including carrier wide area networks (WAN), data center, enterprise, network functions virtualization (NFV), security, and testing.

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Telefónica Releases OpenMANO NFV Orchestration Stack

Telefónica has released an open source MANO platform designed to help develop virtualized network functions that interoperate in a vendor-neutral manner.

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Rick Bauer promotes ONF’s first AppFest and the future of open SDN applications.

The countdown is on to ONF’s first AppFest! Nearly two months from now, ONF will host the organization’s first AppFest, an event designed to encourage the future development and testing of open SDN applications. ONF AppFest 2015 will be a week-long event on May 18– 22, 2015, in our very own backyard at the Ericsson offices in San Jose, Calif.

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Luxoft Launches NFV Orchestrator SuperCloud at the SDN and OpenFlow World Congress

Dusseldorf, Germany– (Luxoft Holding, Inc (NYSE:LXFT), a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions to a global client base, today announced the launch of SuperCloud, a Network Function Virtualization (NFV) orchestration platform. Luxoft, along with partners Qosmos and Certes Networks, will demonstrate SuperCloud at the Open Networking Foundation’s (ONF) inaugural Software-Defined Networking (SDN) Solutions Showcase at the SDN and OpenFlow World Congress in Düsseldorf, Germany on October 15, 16, and 17, 2014.

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Telecom Industry and Vendors Unite to Build Common Open Platform to Accelerate Network Functions Virtualization

New NFV platform will accelerate cloud-based delivery models for operators, enable interoperability and accelerate standards through an open source reference implementation

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