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Nokia joins Microsoft open source data centre software initiative

Tuesday 12 May 2020 | 15:21 CET | News
Nokia confirmed that it will be collaborating with Microsoft in the SONiC initiative, an open source network operating system based on Linux used in the data centres of some of the largest cloud-service providers. In a brief statement, Nokia announced that it has developed a chassis-based SONiC implementation focused on the requirements of high capacity data centres as part of a significant investment commitment to building advanced network infrastructures.

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