Tag Archives: NFV

NFV, Supercharged – Get Inspired & Learn How with Mellanox at MWC16

According to a Light Reading survey, SDN/NFV was ahead of 5G and Internet of Things (IoT) and gained the honor of being the hottest topic at the 2015 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Over the course of 2015, we are witnessing more and more NFV projects getting out of the PoC lab environment and moving […]

OpenStack Summit: Vote for Mellanox, Get us to Austin

The networking industry is going through a transformation, driven by the strong forces of cloud, Big Data, Mobility, IoT, and other industry mega trends. This transformation is signified by disaggregation, unified open API, open source and software defined intelligence, and Mellanox stands at the forefront as a key driver and enabler of the new generation […]

OpenCloud Speeds Ahead with Mellanox at OpenStack Summit

Mellanox is at Vancouver this week and the frequency of #OpenStack tweets have quadrupled. If you are wondering how they are related, it’s because every 6 months, the industry showcases the next coolest thing in cloud at the OpenStack Summit.   For those who are unaware, OpenStack is an open source cloud operating system, which […]

Mellanox and Metaswitch Co-Present at OpenStack Summit on Cloud-Native NFV

OpenStack Summit Vancouver is around the corner, and I am very happy to have Colin Tregenza Dancer from Metaswitch to co-present with me on my session “Ahead of the NFV Curve through Truly Scale-Out Network Function Cloudification” in the Telco Strategies track on Thursday May 21st at 2:20PM.     I started talking to Martin […]

Optimized Server Networking for High Performance Infrastructures

Customers today are seeking low latency operations to enable high performance cloud computing, big data, database and virtualization applications.  To meet this demand, Mellanox has collaborated with HP to optimize the HP ProLiant Server networking for high performance infrastructures. HP recently announced two new adapters–the first in the HP Ethernet  adapter family–based on the Mellanox […]

From Network Function Virtualization to Network Function Cloudification: Secrets to VNF Elasticity

According to a recent survey done by Light Reading, SDN/NFV was ahead of 5G and Internet of Things (IoT) and gained the honor of being the hottest topic at the 2015 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Why are people so enthused about SDN and NFV? Two key things: Agility and Elasticity. Communication Service Providers (CSPs) […]

Uncompromised COTS Performance for Network Function Virtualization

When I explain Network Function Virtualization (NFV) and why it is a great technology that can revolutionize Communication Service Provider (CSP) operational and business models, I often use the smartphone analogy. In the not-so-distant past, we used to carry a lot of gadgets and accessories such as GPS, cameras, cell phones, Walkman, Gameboy, and this […]

Your Sub Zero Votes Needed for Mellanox OpenStack Summit Proposals

It is that time of the year again, the time to get the drumbeat going for OpenStack Summit, this time in the beautiful city of Vancouver!     Why would you vote for Mellanox proposals? Here are your top three reasons: Mellanox has been fully devoted to being open: open source, open architecture, open standards […]