The Hybrid Headache

Leo Zancani
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Current standardization processes are limiting NFV adoption and the ability to automate service lifecycles across NFV and "classical" domains of existing infrastructure.
Data analytics, especially real-time data analytics, will inarguably play a central role in SDN/NFV deployments, but without the right tools, the huge volumes of data spraying geyser-like from the multitude of fast-moving parts cannot be digested by businesses run by humans, thinking and deciding at humdrum human scales.
Network virtualization is rapidly developing into the biggest fundamental change in service provider networking and network management since IP and convergence hit the industry in the 90s. The systems and organizational changes that went with IP were fraught with problems – can the industry do better this time around?
NFV Orchestration, Infrastructure and VNF
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CSP Attitudes Toward Digital Transformation: A Reality Check
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NFVi - VNF Interoperability Evaluation
Status: Updated December 2016
Click to read test results from 2015

Service Chaining Interoperability Evaluation - Live NFV Interoperability Demo
Status: Completed in May 2016
Click to read the Live NFV Interop Demo Report

To learn how NFVi vendors may participate in the NIA's evaluations, click here.
Andrew Dugan, acting Chief Technology Officer at Level 3, discusses the service provider's SDN success and plans for NFV.
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Dave Ward, Cisco's CTO of Engineering and Chief Architect, outlines his vision for the future of virtualization.
AT&T's Doug Nassaur discusses interoperability and virtualization during BCE 2016 in Austin.
Lynn Comp, senior director of market development for the Network Platforms Group for Intel, outlines her vision for the future of virtualization.
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