Virtualization Networking Services News
July 20, 2016
The latest AT&T Network on Demand service provides virtualized versions of Cisco or Juniper routers, Fortinet firewalls or Riverbed WAN optimization technology.
March 02, 2016
The new Cisco NFV software stack will eventually run on any Intel-based x86 server.
February 26, 2016
Introduced at Mobile World Congress, the latest Cisco NFV technology is an all-in-one package of computing, storage and networking infrastructure.
November 11, 2015
Midokura wins this month's Network Innovation Award for MidoNet Community Edition, an open source version of its flagship product.
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Carriers need network functions virtualization implementation prespecification, so they'll look to TM Forum and cloud management models for help. Continue Reading
Three models of virtual networking technologies, including SDN, are enabling Network as a Service, which makes virtual convergence a realistic goal. Continue Reading
SDN and NFV are not part and parcel to each other, but when the two sets of technology meet they advance each other's capabilities. Continue Reading