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Are You Ready to Innovate? Four New Virtualization Technologies on the Latest Intel® Xeon® Product Family

(By: Sunil Jain, Virtualization Marketing Manager, Intel Data Center Group)

Authored by Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:10
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NFV topics at the Intel® Developer Forum, the DPDK and Network Builders Summit

The Intel® Developer Forum 2015 took place August 18–20 in San Francisco. Intel® also sponsored a day-long Data Plane Development Kit (DPDK) and Network Builders Summit on August 17, 2015. There were several interesting sessions at the conference relating to Network Functions Virtualization (NFV). In this blog post, we look at some of the highlights and share pointers to session slides or...
Authored by Emani, Ashok (Intel) Last updated on 03/05/2019 - 22:30
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Enabling vCPE with OpenStack* - Get Started

Network Function Virtualization (NFV) replaces existing networking appliances such as routers and switches, with virtualized, software-based implementations of these appliances running on standard high-volume servers (also known as Virtual Network Functions (VNFs)). By leveraging NFV, ISPs can provide a virtual Customer Premises Equipment (vCPE) solution to reduce their overall operating and...
Authored by Emma F. (Intel) Last updated on 07/13/2018 - 14:32
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Enable Virtual Customer Premises Equipment (vCPE) with OpenStack* Part 2: Prepare the Virtual Network Functions

Part 2 of a three-part series, this blog post shows how to emulate two types of virtual network functions (VNFs) when setting up virtual Customer Premises Equipment (vCPE) in OpenStack*. The images being created are the bump-in-the-wire operation, such as frame-forwarding (L2 VNF), and software routing (L3 VNF).
Authored by Emma F. (Intel) Last updated on 07/13/2018 - 14:32
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Enable Virtual Customer Premises Equipment (vCPE) with OpenStack* Part 3: Create the Networks

Part 3 of the network functions virtualization (NFV) blog posts shows how to create networks in OpenStack* that are backed by physical networks. Use this procedure for virtual Customer Premises Equipment (vCPE) to provide additional functions between an Internet service provider (ISP) and your customer.
Authored by Emma F. (Intel) Last updated on 07/13/2018 - 14:32