VMware Offers the Fastest Path to OpenStack for Network Functions Virtualization

Today at VMworld® 2017 Europe, VMware announced VMware vCloud® NFV™-OpenStack, delivering the fastest path to production NFV services on OpenStack. The new vCloud NFV-OpenStack platform includes VMware Integrated OpenStack-Carrier Edition, VMware’s new OpenStack Ocata-based distribution that is fully integrated, tested, and certified with VMware’s NFV infrastructure platform. “The release of vCloud NFV-OpenStack Edition and announcement of VMware Integrated OpenStack-Carrier Edition is a major step forward in our NFV strategy, given the feedback we received from our customers,” said Gabriele Di Piazza, vice president of solutions, Telco NFV Group, VMware. “We are able to offer the fastest path to production OpenStack by providing what nobody else has in the market: the most reliable and rich NFV infrastructure based on VMware’s industry-leading virtualization software combined with the openness of standard OpenStack optimized with carrier extensions.”

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VMware Offers Communications Service Providers the Fastest Path to OpenStack for Network Functions Virtualization