NFV Interoperability Partners
Ribbon has established partnerships with industry-leading NFV vendors, shown below, for the NFVI and MANO layers. Through these strategic partnerships, Ribbon has performed interoperability testing of its NFV Product Portfolio and is able to deliver validated, integrated and differentiated end-to-end NFV solutions that are production ready. Ribbon is working with all open standards based virtual and cloud initiatives such as ETSI and ONAP NFV environments.
ADVA Optical Networking
We are leading the virtualization transformation in carrier-class networking with our powerful Ensemble solution. Our Ensemble product suite supports pure-play virtualization, freeing service providers from vendor lock-in and delivering unprecedented choice. That means choice of software, choice of hardware and choice of location. With pure-play virtualization, service providers also have the ability to choose again whenever a better solution becomes available or the needs of the business change.
Dorado Software, Inc. is a leading provider of integrated Resource Management, Performance Monitoring and Service Orchestration software that helps communications service providers, NFV Infrastructure and network function vendors accelerate their time to benefits of their virtualized cloud-based networks. Dorado provides an integrated end-to-end solution with packaged and extensible capabilities to orchestrate, monitor and provide closed loop automation of both physical and virtual network functions in a multi-vendor and evolving ecosystem.
HP is a leading provider of computer platforms for both the IT data center and the service provider’s network. HP has provided computer systems to the telecom network for over 30 years, and leads in the adoption of IT technologies for telecom applications, such as NFV. As a member of the Titanium Cloud ecosystem, HP is collaborating closely with Wind River to introduce high-performance NFV solutions based on HP servers that will help service providers meet new market challenges.
Intel® Network Builders
Intel Network Builders is an ecosystem of independent software vendors (ISVs), operating system vendors (OSVs), original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), telecom equipment manufacturers (TEMs), system integrators, and communications service providers coming together to accelerate the adoption of network functions virtualization (NFV)- and software defined networking (SDN)-based solutions in telecommunications networks and public, private enterprise, and hybrid clouds.
Juniper Networks Contrail Cloud Platform is an integrated turnkey cloud management platform that is hardened from open source technologies including OpenStack, OpenContrail, Ceph, and Puppet. It is a foundational element of Juniper's open cloud networking and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) solutions.
Nokia (Alcatel-Lucent Cloudband)
CloudBand is the first-to-market carrier grade NFV management and orchestration (MANO) platform purpose-built for service providers. It offers high availability service deployment and assurance capabilities that let you move NFV into production on any scale.
Red Hat Open Stack Platform
The world's leading provider of open source, enterprise IT solutions. More than 2 decades ago, Red Hat had a spark of an idea—a vision for developing software differently. Red Hat delivers a complete, open software foundation for communications service providers (CSPs). By working with industry-leading partners and trusted open source communities, we bring innovative solutions—like network functions virtualization, cloud migration, and software-defined storage—to the telecommunications industry.
RIFT.io provides the open source standard platform for the construction and automated deployment of scalable, virtualized network functions and services. RIFT.io technology and services accelerate service providers’ efforts to deploy NFV-enabled virtualized networks and empower enterprises to successfully deploy virtualized network services on private and hybrid cloud. Any network application built with RIFT.io technology can intelligently take advantage of any cloud’s unique capabilities and operate at any scale.
Wind River is a global leader in delivering software for the Internet of Things (IoT). The company’s technology has been powering the safest, most secure devices in the world since 1981 and today is found in more than 2 billion products. Wind River offers a comprehensive edge-to-cloud product portfolio that is backed by world-class global professional services, award-winning customer support, and a broad partner ecosystem. Wind River software and expertise are accelerating digital transformation of critical infrastructure systems that demand the highest levels of safety, security, performance, and reliability.