LF Networking Publications

LFN Member Onboarding Guide

Feb 9, 2021 In Anuket, FD.io, ONAP, OpenDaylight, OPNFV, PNDA, Publications, Resources, SNAS, TungstenFabric, XGVela

The LFN Member Onboarding Guide was written to provide members with a complete onramp to the LF Networking community. You will learn how to engage with your communities of interest, about all the different ways you can contribute to LF Networking, and how to get help when you need it.…

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2020 LFN Year In Review Report

Jan 13, 2021 In 5G, Announcement, Cloud Native, CNTT, Edge, FD.io, ONAP, OpenDaylight, OPenSwitch, OPNFV, PNDA, Publications, Resources, SNAS, TungstenFabric

2020 was certainly a challenging year around the globe. But challenges also bring opportunities. Working together, the LFN Community found new ways to innovate, collaborate, and advance the state of the art in open source networking. The results of our efforts have exceeded expectations. This 26-page, detailed report recaps the…

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OSN Days Taiwan

OSN Days Taiwan Dec 2020

Jan 5, 2021 In 5G, Cloud Native, Publications, Resources

National Chiao Tung University (NCTU交通大學) hosted an Open Source Networking Day (OSN Day) in Taiwan on December 18th 2020 in one of the few countries where physical events are possible right now! The supporting partners of this event are LF Networking, Edgecore Networks, and EstiNet. The event featured keynote speeches…

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FD.io Infographic: Digital Transformation is Everywhere

Dec 17, 2020 In FD.io, Publications, Resources

See an illustration that explains how FD.io, the fast data project, enables digital transformation across5G, Cloud Native, and Edge Networking:

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LFN + LF Edge Demo Pavilion from ONES 2020

Oct 23, 2020 In Publications, Resources, Uncategorized

Proof of Concept (PoC) demos are one of the very best ways to experience the innovation happening our technical communities. For the Open Networking & Edge Summit 2020 (ONES), we highlighted 10 compelling and practical demos from the LF Networking and LF Edge Communities in our Demo Pavilion. All these…

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ONES 2020 a Success

Oct 22, 2020 In 5G, Cloud Native, Edge, Publications, Resources

Distributed But Always Connected. The Open Networking & Edge Summit 2020 Virtual Experience gathered 1,322 live attendees from 523 organizations in 71 countries around the globe. 54% hailed from the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The event attrition rate was low with 74% of registered attendees attending the event live.…

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Software-defined vertical industries: transformation through open source

Oct 19, 2020 In 5G, Cloud Native, CNTT, Edge, FD.io, ONAP, OpenDaylight, OPNFV, PNDA, Publications, Resources, SNAS, TungstenFabric

A recent McKinsey & Co. report described, the “biggest differentiator” for top-quartile companies in an industry vertical was “open source adoption,” where they shifted from users to contributors. The report’s data shows that top-quartile company adoption of open source has three times the impact on innovation than companies in other quartiles. Just…

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Virtual LFN Developer & Testing Forum: June 2020 Report

Jul 28, 2020 In 5G, Cloud Native, CNTT, Edge, ONAP, OpenDaylight, OPNFV, Publications, Resources, TungstenFabric

Highlights from the Virtual LFN Developer & Testing Forum, June 22-25, 2020. Please direct any questions to info@lfnetworking.org. LF Networking (LFN) held its biannual Developer & Testing Forum from June 22-25, 2020 in support of the LFN technical communities. Given restrictions around the COVID-19 pandemic, for the first time, the…

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5G Networking: An Introduction

Jul 20, 2020 In 5G, Cloud Native, Edge, ONAP, Publications, Resources

Open source software plays an important role in accelerating 5G deployments. With a global developer community addressing technical challenges and expanding access to technical capabilities, the open source development model identifies and responds to user needs more rapidly than the traditional standards world. Open source helps CSPs to find interoperable…

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Cloud Native Networking for Telecom: An Introduction

Jun 29, 2020 In 5G, Cloud Native, Edge, ONAP, OPNFV, Publications, Resources

The recent business disruptions worldwide resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic have highlighted the importance of sustaining the operation of global communications infrastructure despite unprecedented surges in traffic. AT&T, for example, observed that customer connections into its remote access VPN called SD-WAN Static Network Based (ANIRA) surged 700% due to the…

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