CIOs And CTOs Must Understand How The Internet Of Things Is Changing How Business Is Done (Chris Wilder, Forbes)

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First and foremost, it’s important to remember IoT is not new. In fact, one could argue industrial IoT was invented by stalwarts like Johnson Controls, Honeywell, Itron, General Electric and Schneider Electric last century through their sensors, meters and other devices used to monitor and manage HVAC, SCADA and other energy assets. What’s changed are improvements in interest, infrastructure and information. […]

Inocybe Hires Top Open Networking Experts (Light Reading)

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MONTREAL — Inocybe Technologies announced today the hiring of networking veterans and top contributors to OpenDaylight, Andrew McLachlan, Brady Johnson, Thomas Pantelis and Ryan Goulding. With their cumulative experience in Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV), they further expand Inocybe’s global team of Open Networking expertise. They advance the company’s open source SDN […]

PoC: OPNFV Community Demo: Virtual Central Office (Telecom TV)

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Proof of Concept: Presented by Azhar Sayeed, Chief Architect, SDN & NFV, Red Hat Central Office Virtualization is a hot topic for Telecommunication Providers. While CORD (Central Office Re-Architected as a Data center) has been demonstrated before, However, Telcos continue to be interested in building the virtualization architecture of Central Offices using OpenDaylight SDN controller. […]

Carbon to Fuel Cableco, IoT Deployments (Paula Bernier, NFVZone)

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The OpenDaylight Project this month came out with a new release of its software-defined networking open source platform. This latest iteration, known as Carbon, features enhancements to address cable operator concerns, Internet of Things deployments, and metro Ethernet technology. “We continue to see new use cases emerging for OpenDaylight, including our work with Avaya on […]

OpenDaylight Carbon Brings Support for Metro Ethernet, Cable Services (Converge! Network Digest)

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The OpenDaylight Project, delivering an open source platform for programmable, software-defined networks, has announced its sixth release, Carbon, featuring enhancements designed to better support metro Ethernet and cable operators, as well as Internet of Things (IoT) deployments. OpenDaylight’s latest release advances the platform’s scalability and robustness with new capabilities to support multi-site deployments for geographic […]

Un-Masking FD.io – the Open Source Project that Processes Packets (Linda Hardesty, SDxCentral)

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The Fast Data Project (FD.io) is a networking open source project whose scope includes software-based packet processing, fast Input/Output (IO), and universal data plane management across bare metal, hypervisor, and container environments. FD.io, which was open-sourced by the Linux Foundation in February 2016, was garnering quite a lot of attention at the recent Open Networking Summit […]

Open Source Is Still Pretty Cool (Denise Culver, Light Reading)

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One of the benefits of my job as the caretaker of everything Pedia related is that I have a bird’s-eye view of how new listings are placed into Virtuapedia and Testapedia that others just don’t have. And every once in a while, that perspective provides me with a fresh insight that, while not earth shattering, […]

VPP: The Value Proposition of the Open Source Data Plane (SDxCentral)

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Download Inocybe’s White Paper VPP: The Value Proposition of the Open Source Data Plane The industry is evolving rapidly in the direction of open-source software and hardware, software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV), Internet of Things (IoT), and a proliferation of connected things—and there is a corresponding need for businesses to embark on […]

Unleashing the Potential of Open Smart City Services on Demand (The Kanata Networker)

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At the 2016 OPNFV Summit in Berlin, Germany, CENGN, Canada’s Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks (NGN), Juniper Networks, and Inocybe Technologies conducted the first live demonstration of its Open Smart City Infrastructure and Services proof-of-concept (PoC) project. Smart cities put information and communications technologies (ICT) to work in novel and secure ways to […]