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Google Cloud Joins Linux Foundation Networking at Platinum Level

Sep 28, 2020 | lfnetworking In Announcement

Demonstrates collaborative commitment to open source networking across telecom, 5G, cloud native, network automation – enabled by critical projects like ONAP, Anthos, Kubernetes Move signals growing importance of open networking community in Cloud, Telecom and Enterprise markets  Amol Phadke joins the LFN Governing Board that comprises global executives operators, vendors,…

OPNFV + CNTT Join: When the River and the Mountain Meet

Sep 28, 2020 | lfnetworking In Announcement, Blog, CNTT

By Heather Kirksey, VP, Community & Ecosystem Development, the Linux Foundation I am profoundly excited to announce that OPNFV and CNTT have chosen to come together as one organization. We have always been two sides of the same coin: CNTT focuses on requirements and industry alignment from an architecture and…

Vibrant Networking, Edge Open Source Development On Full Display at Open Networking & Edge Summit

Sep 23, 2020 | lfnetworking In Announcement

Deep Dive demonstrations on 5G, Edge, IOT, O-RAN, AI, Cloud Native & CNFs covering most important enterprise, cloud and telecom use cases  Expert live sessions on “Why Open Source for Edge?” answered - Over 75% say collaborative market creation and adoption acceleration are top factors for participating in open source …

ONAP’s 6th Release, ‘Frankfurt,’ Available Now – Most Comprehensive, Secure and Collaborative Software to Accelerate 5G Deployments

Jun 18, 2020 | lfnetworking In Announcement, ONAP

Rich feature set including End-to-end 5G network slicing, security and deployment-ready automation anchored in Frankfurt Collaborative and diverse contributions for 27 sub-projects, across 34 organizations and 400+ developers, and accelerated commercial activity Increased implementation of standards – including 3GPP, ETSI, GSMA, MEF, TMF, and collaboration with Cloud Native, Edge, and…

Telcos Increase Focus on Cloud Native as LF Networking and Ecosystem Groups Solve Interoperability Challenges

Apr 30, 2020 | lfnetworking In Announcement, Cloud Native, CNTT

  Initiatives across the Common NFVI Telco Taskforce (CNTT), LF Networking’s Compliance and Verification program (OVP), ONAP Cloud Native, and OPNFV holistically address cloud native architecture, deployment challenges, and Cloud Native Network Function (CNF) requirements  Open source groups preemptively address interoperability and performance to accelerate networking industry cloud native transformation…

LF Networking Accelerates 5G, Cloud Native, and Edge Readiness with Expanded Projects and Growing Community Ecosystem

Apr 30, 2020 | lfnetworking In Announcement

  China Mobile brings XGVela to the Linux Foundation, focusing on open telco PaaS platform for 5G network functions and related applications Accelerating LFN collaboration across open source projects within CNCF, LF Edge, LF AI, Hyperledger, ORAN-SC to enhance 5G, Cloud Native, and Edge as ecosystem moves to deployment Growing…

Linux Foundation, LF Networking, and LF Edge Announce Keynote Speakers for Open Networking & Edge Summit North America 2020

Feb 21, 2020 | lfnetworking In 5G, Announcement, Cloud Native

  Industry’s Premier Open Networking & Edge Conference Features Keynote Speakers from AT&T, CNCF, Deutsche Telekom AG, Edgeworx, Equinix, Ericsson, Google, Huawei, IBM, Rakuten Mobile and more  The full conference schedule will be announced on March 5th featuring business, technical and architectural sessions   SAN FRANCISCO, February 20, 2020 —…

LF Networking Expands Ecosystem — Adds Members, Leads Initiatives to Automate 5G Deployments and Accelerate Automation

Feb 20, 2020 | lfnetworking In 5G, Announcement, Cloud Native

  LFN’s ONAP, OPNFV, ODL, and FD.io projects further automated 5G deployments with code releases in 1H as well as  hybrid support for VNF/CNF/NFVI compliance  A10 Networks, AMD, Codilime, Mirantis, Robin.io, Solutions by STC, ULAK, University of California San Diego, University of Surrey, and Xilinx join more than 100 other …

Open Source Community Connects Global 5G Cloud Native Network

Nov 20, 2019 | lfnetworking In Announcement, OPNFV

  Collaborative effort between LF Networking and global networking ecosystem shows open source approach to building cloud native 5G on top of Kubernetes First Proof-of-Concept of live, end-to-end, open source 5G network displayed on keynote stage at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America    SAN DIEGO, Calif. – KubeCon + CloudNativeCon…

Operator-Led Effort Hosted by Linux Foundation and GSMA Publishes Initial Specifications for Common NFV Infrastructure, Empowered by LFN’s OVP Framework

Sep 23, 2019 | lfnetworking In Announcement

Open industry taskforce developing common NFVI as industry moves toward 5G Common model and related first architecture enables the building of operationally efficient open source SDN and NFV infrastructures Supports LF Networking’s evolving compliance and verification program (OVP) using OPNFV Test Automation  ANTWERP, Belgium – Open Networking Summit Europe –…