Testing organized by the New IP Agency (NIA), Light Reading and EANTC to demonstrate multi-vendor interoperability for NFV solutions
Fremont, Calif., December 10, 2015—Procera Networks, Inc.,the global Subscriber Experience Company, today announced that PacketLogic/V has successfully participated in the New IP Agency’s (NIA) NFV-VNF Interoperability Evaluation Phase 1 testing. This testing is the first independent interoperability evaluation of NFV infrastructure, focused on multi-vendor NFV infrastructure-to-virtual network function (VNF) interoperability.
“Interoperability is critical to create a viable, open market for service providers to choose the best NFV solutions,” said Carsten Rossenhoevel, Managing Director, EANTC. “Our report includes detailed insight into the state-of-the-art of multi-vendor NFV. Procera has demonstrated continuous commitment to public NFV interoperability and performance testing; the PacketLogic/V integrated smoothly with participating NFV is."
"NFVi and VNF interoperability is a critical aspect of moving NFV from the lab into deployment,”said Alexander Haväng, CTO for Procera. “Procera’s participation in this testing demonstrates our commitment to accelerating the movement to deployable NFV solutions for network operators.”
The Phase 1 testing included 12 vendors, with four NFVi platforms and 17 VNFs participating in the testing. The initial testing focused on functional interoperability of NFVi and various VNF systems. Procera successfully completed NFVi on-boarding and demonstrated interoperability as shown in the test report available at http://www.lightreading.com.
About NIA: The New IP Agency (NIA) (www.newipagency.com) is a not-for-profitindependent initiative providing information, education,analysis, community services and testing to support and accelerate the development of a global economy based on open,advanced, virtualized IP networks. http://www.newipagency.com
About EANTC: EANTC (European Advanced Networking Test Center) is internationally recognized as one of the world's leading independent test centers for telecommunication technologies. Based in Berlin,Germany, the company offers vendor-neutral consultancy and realistic, reproducible high-quality testing services since 1991.Customers include leading network equipment manufacturers,tier-1 service providers, large enterprises and governments worldwide. EANTC's proof of concept, acceptance tests and network audits cover established and next-generation fixed and mobile network technologies. http://www.eantc.com
About Light Reading: Light Reading (www.lightreading.com) combines its research-led online communities and targeted events portfolio to help those in the global communications industry make informed decisions. Lightreading.com is the ultimate source for telecom analysis for more than 350,000 subscribers each month, leading the media sector in terms of traffic, content and reputation. Light Reading produces targeted communications events and focused one-day conferences each year for cable, mobile and wireline executives across five continents.
About Procera Networks, Inc.
Procera Networks, Inc., the global Subscriber Experience company, is revolutionizing the way operators and vendors monitor, manage and monetize their network traffic. Elevate your business value and improve customer experience with Procera’s sophisticated intelligence solutions. For more information, visit http://www.proceranetworks.com or follow Procera on Twitter at @ProceraNetworks.
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