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Open Source Networks in Action: How leading telcos are harnessing the power of LF Networking

Apr 8, 2022 | lfnetworking In Blog

Now in its fifth year as an umbrella organization, LF Networking (LFN) and its projects enable organizations across the globe to more quickly and effectively achieve digital transformation via the community’s shared development efforts. This includes companies of all sizes and types that rely on LFN’s breadth of commercially-ready ecosystem…

Key Takeaways from the January LFN Developer & Testing Forum

Feb 11, 2022 | lfnetworking In 5G, Anuket, Blog

By Ranny Haiby, LFN Technical Advisory Council, vice-chair The LF Networking (LFN) community held its Developer and Testing Forum (DTF) January 10-13th. DTF provides an opportunity to take a break from the regular cadence of day-to-day meetings and tasks, reflect upon successes and challenges, and plan for the future, collaboratively. …

2021 LFN Year in Review Report: Creating Opportunity from Adversity

Jan 9, 2022 | lfnetworking In 5G, Anuket, Blog

By: Arpit Joshipura, GM, Networking, Edge & IOT Download the 2021 LFN Year In Review Report. In 2021, the world began emerging from the COVID-19 global pandemic. The recovery has been uneven across the globe, and while there has been significant progress made, we also solemnly recognize the hardship endured…

Anuket on track for a big 2022: Lakelse release, Anuket Assured, and More

Jan 7, 2022 | lfnetworking In Anuket, Blog

By: Walter Kozlowski, Anuket TSC Co-Chair (Former) Lakelse, the latest version of Anuket was released to the public on January 4, 2022! Anuket Overview Anuket is an LF Networking project launched just a year ago out of a merger of CNTT (Cloud iNfrastructure Telco Taskforce) with OPNFV (Open Platform for…

Vision 2022: Open Networking & Edge Predictions

Dec 15, 2021 | lfnetworking In 5G, Blog, Cloud Native

By: Arpit Joshipura, GM, Networking, Edge & IOT As we wrap up the second year of living through a global pandemic, I wanted to take a moment to both look ahead to next year, as well as recognize how the open networking and edge industry has shifted over the past…

POV: What it’s Like to be an LFN Mentee

Dec 8, 2021 | lfnetworking In Blog

By Nicholas Karimi Summary: My Linux Foundation Mentorship  The Linux Foundation Networking Mentorship program is designed to help enthusiastic beginner open-source contributors by pairing them with more experienced open-source contributors as their mentors, and consequently, prepare them for internship and job opportunities upon graduation.  I was accepted for the ONAP…

OpenDaylight is Verizon’s Directional SDN Controller

Dec 1, 2021 | lfnetworking In Blog, OpenDaylight

Interview with: Todd Turney, Senior Manager, SDN Technology & Planning, Verizon See also this one page overview. How is Verizon using OpenDaylight in its networks? OpenDaylight (ODL) is used as the directional open source SDN controller for our network. We leverage ODL today for two main SDN controller project use…

ONAP Istanbul is Here

Nov 18, 2021 | lfnetworking In 5G, Blog, ONAP

The ninth release of ONAP, Istanbul, broadens and deepens ONAP’s position in the industry as the comprehensive platform for orchestration, management, and automation of network and edge computing services for network operators, cloud providers, and enterprises.  “I am excited to announce the general availability of the ONAP Istanbul release”, said…

MEF Network Service Automation using OpenDaylight UniMgr

Oct 26, 2021 | lfnetworking In Blog, OpenDaylight, Publications

By: Charles Eckel (Cisco); Santanu De, Shrinivas Joshi, Kiran Ambardekar (Xoriant Corporation); Mahesh Jethanandani (Kloud Services) A team from Xoriant, Cisco, Kloud Services, and Amartus has been working with Ethernet Virtual Connection (EVC) based network services based on the Lifecycle Service Orchestration (LSO) architecture defined by MEF Forum (MEF). The…

Transforming the Ecosystem Together: Highlights from ONE Summit and Beyond

Oct 12, 2021 | lfnetworking In Blog

By Heather Kirksey, VP, Community & Ecosystem Transform. Innovate. Collaborate.   That’s the theme of the day here at LFN, and we’re super excited to be sharing some community updates based on some of the great work being done through LFN. First up, I’m very excited to relaunch our updated and…

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