The IT industry is moving towards virtualization and software-defined [insert noun here]. IT architects are realize that management and orchestration systems are required to extract the full benefits of the virtualized architectures. The mobile service providers designed network functions virtualization (NFV) as the standard architecture to bring virtualization and cloud-like functionality to their networks.
Voting is open and Radware session submissions for the OpenStack Summit Vancouver are in!
If you’re registered on https://www.openstack.org you can vote until Monday February 23rd.
Infrastructure-as-a-Service based clouds and, in particular, OpenStack have matured. This state of maturity involves “enterprise-grade” capabilities, in terms of features and manageability, which can be delivered as a service. This, and many other topics, will be discussed and analyzed at length during next week’s OpenStack Summit in Paris, where I have the pleasure of speaking at two seminars.