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Telefonica, Brocade join forces to set NFV benchmarks

Wednesday 20 August 2014 | 09:23 CET | News
Telefonica has teamed up with Brocade to establish new benchmarks for the deployment and performance of Network Functions Virtualisation (NFV) products. The tests performed by Telefonica showed that Brocade's software-based router achieved 80 Gbps on a Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) Intel-based x86 server. Deployed within a Red Hat KVM environment, the Brocade Vyatta 5600 router was deployed as a single Virtual Machine (VM) and supported all of the server's available ports at line rate. "These results are allowing us, as network operators, to aggressively change our perspective regarding

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Companies: Brocade / Intel / Red Hat / Telefonica
Countries: World
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