Reflecting on ONF’s progress in 2013 and making SDN predictions for the New Year. 2013 was a fantastic year for ONF as well as the Software-Defined Networking (SDN) movement as a whole. We surpas
ONF: Building Relationships
ONF kicks off liaison program with 14 new partnerships. From its inception, ONF has been an organization focused on the collaborative efforts of its members. This year we made a goal of the foundat
The End Users Gain Momentum
ONF MEC Chair Marc Cohn recaps ONUG Fall 2013, and what's next for ONF and this user group. As Software-Defined Networking (SDN) rapidly evolves across the entire networking and telecommunications
SDN in APAC. APAC in ONF.
ONF expands Asia-Pacific region membership. I’m currently in Asia for a series of speaking engagements on SDN migration strategies, and I couldn’t be happier to announce the growth of our APA
A Time for Thanks.
Dan Pitt shares his thanks for the work of ONF’s membership. We celebrate a very special holiday each November in the United States: Thanksgiving. The roots of this holiday go back before the fou
Digital. Disruptive Again.
ONF Executive Director Dan Pitt takes a look back at the recent TM Forum Digital Disruption 2013. In late October, I attended TM Forum Digital Disruption 2013 in San Jose, California. The digital
ONF Plugs in at PlugFest
Michael Haugh, chair of the ONF Testing and Interoperability Working Group, provides a recap of the Fall ONF PlugFest hosted by Spirent. Last week we conducted the semi-annual Open Networking Found
Old World. New News.
An overall recap of the SDN & OpenFlow® World Congress. ONF co-hosted the second Layer123 SDN & OpenFlow® World Congress in Bad Homburg, Germany last month. Attendance more than doubled f
Member Workdays. Working Members.
Reflections on the sixth ONF Member Workday and the exciting announcements made throughout. The Open Networking Foundation (ONF) hosted its sixth Member Workday event in October, bringing together
SDN in Flight.
A look at SDN from 40,000 feet. Two weeks ago I was on my way to the SDN & OpenFlow® World Congress in Bad Homburg, Germany. My routing took me through London on British Airways, and en-rout
NFV & SDN
Looking back at the first year of Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) and expectations for the future. NFV is one of today’s hottest telecommunications trends. Introduced just over a year ago
ONF charters Working Group to reduce end-user confusion on Northbound Interface. This month, the Open Networking Foundation (ONF) announced the creation of a Northbound Interface Working Group. Thi