Big Switch brings Linux switch OS to OCP

Wednesday 11 March 2015 | 09:09 CET | News
Big Switch Networks announced that the Open Compute Project (OCP) has formally accepted Big Switch's contribution of Open Network Linux (ONL) as its reference Network Operating System (NOS). ONL is a Linux-based open source network operating system for bare-metal and branded white-box ("brite box") switches. ONL supports 12 open switch hardware platforms and basic L3 routing, and also has an OpenFlow agent based on OF-DPA and the Indigo project in progress. ONL runs underneath Big Switch's commercial Switch Light OS. ONL's goal is to give OCP switches a simplified experience with a standard

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Categories: Fixed / IT
Companies: Accton Technology / Big Switch Networks / Quanta
Countries: World
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