A practical guide and methodology for Communications Service Providers on VNFs implemented as Virtual Machines.
Each VNF is like a snowflake. They are unique, and deployed and managed in completely unique ways.
HPE, Intel, Tech Mahindra, and VMware have, between them, on-boarded over 200 VNFs for Communication Service Providers.
An open-source orchestration solution based on published information and data models will unleash an OpenNFV ecosystem that addresses multiple use cases for carrier-grade network functions virtualization (NFV).