Posts about MANO

ADVA Ensemble team members participated in the first ETSI NFV Plugtests™ event sponsored by Telefonica in Madrid earlier this year. More than that – they and the Ensemble MANO and VIM products excelled. Why? A big part of the reason is experience – not just that of ADVA, but of all of the participants ...
Read the full post

Open Networking Summit 2016 in Santa Clara, California, was a great show with interesting people and eye-opening talks on the relevance of open source software, open hardware and disaggregation. In short, we’re facing a fundamental shift in how we integrate and operate networks ...

Read the full post
I often say that network functions virtualization (NFV) brings the power of the cloud to the networking world. NFV can also be used to drive additional revenue by enabling operators to augment connectivity services with NFV hosting services. Let’s take a look at how this can work. NFV Deployed in the Access Network: I’ve spoken frequently about how Masergy has deployed NFV at its customer sites to enable innovative and dynamic services. Oftentimes, these customers are in far-flung locations, and the use of NFV reduces the number of devices on site down to one server ...
Read the full post