Browse communities
Browse communities
Presenting a webinar?

Intel Network Builders: Carrier-Class Environment for NFV Lifecycle Management

Charlie Ashton, Sr. Director, Wind River, and Prayson Pate, CTO, Overture Networks
Communications service providers see the potential of a very strong business upside from deploying NFV-based services. NFV promises to lower costs, simplify network operations, and usher in a new era of rapid service innovation. Yet there are still concerns about running mission-critical revenue-generating network functions as software applications on general purpose compute platforms rather than purpose-built appliances.

This webinar will explore what is required to create a carrier class, also known as carrier grade, high-performance environment for hosting virtual network functions. Attendees will learn how to leverage the power of the Intel architecture and the key attributes of management and orchestration needed to support the complete service life cycle in a VNF-agnostic service environment.
Aug 12 2014
49 mins
Intel Network Builders: Carrier-Class Environment for NFV Lifecycle Management
More from this community:

Data Center Management

  • Live and recorded (3036)
  • Upcoming (93)
  • Date
  • Rating
  • Views
  • Channel
  • Channel profile
  • Driving Open Industry Standards to Accelerate SDN & NFV Adoption Recorded: Mar 24 2015 48 mins
    Christian Buerger, Technologist, SDN/NFV Marketing, Intel
    This webinar will provide an overview of Intel’s contribution and engagement portfolio to the Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) open source community. In detail it will discuss how Intel is accelerating network transformation to SDN and NFV specifically through the Open Network Platform (ONP) Server program. Attend the webinar to discover various SDN/NFV open source engagement opportunities to drive SDN/NFV adoption in telco, cloud, and enterprise IT markets.
  • Intel ONP Server Reference Architecture Accelerates SDN/NFV Transformation Recorded: Mar 12 2015 37 mins
    Dana Nehama, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Network Platforms Group (NPG), Intel
    This webcast will provide an overview of how Intel drives the industry transformation to SDN/NFV in Telco, Cloud and Enterprise markets. Intel ONP Server is a reference architecture that integrates Open Source and hardware elements optimized for SDN/NFV. This platform eases solution development and accelerates SDN/NFV adoption and deployments.
  • Driving a Standards Based Ecosystem: Intel Rack Scale Architecture Recorded: Feb 25 2015 38 mins
    Eric Hooper, Director, Rack Scale Architecture; Monica Ene-Pietrosanu, Director, Rack Scale Software and Solution Engineering
    Eric & Merrie will provide an overview of Intel Rack Scale Architecture (RSA) and share details about how the solution is driving a standards based ecosystem across compute, network and storage. They will also provide details on how Intel has worked t to align RSA with industry standards initiatives such as Open Compute Project, SCORPIO and other industry partners to create a robust ecosystem of interoperable solutions and how RSA can simplify SDI adoption
  • OpenStack in Carrier Markets Recorded: Dec 2 2014 48 mins
    Kyle MacDonald, CEO Office Strategy, Mirantis
    Competing in today’s cloud, data, and mobility-dominated global carrier markets means being able to deliver complex new services, empower customer self-service, commodify and virtualize infrastructure, and scale rapidly at lowest possible cost. OpenStack’s extreme programmability, core open source economics, rich compatibility with popular carrier automation, process and back-office systems and broad utility as a platform for managing the emerging VNF ecosystem making it a natural choice for innovative players seeking to achieve greater control, freedom and agility.

    This presentation will detail some of Mirantis’ recent work helping carrier customers deliver innovative new services, describe some of the R&D Mirantis has undertaken to enable NFV on OpenStack platforms, and show how a Pure Play approach to OpenStack is accelerating adoption and deployment of NFV within Carriers and Operators.
  • Building a Better Mobile Network for Video with NFV Technologies Recorded: Nov 18 2014 39 mins
    Alexander Kozlov, Chief Architect of MobiVita
    How can you improve end-to-end video quality while dealing with network congestion or RAN congestion? In this webinar MobiVita explores some of those solutions.

    Radio Access Network (RAN) congestion highly affects mobile operator service quality. Traffic peaks occur at busy hours at hot-spot areas which leads to user plane congestion, especially in RAN. It is not cost effective for operators to prepare hot-spots for worst case peak due to very high investments. Mobile operators want to reduce subscriber churn due to bad QoE while maintaining cost efficiency.

    MobiVita will present its vision on how to define RAN congestion, how to manage, and how to relieve it using the NFV deployment model. We will discuss the mechanism to manage user policy and quality-of-experience during RAN congestion in LTE networks, which gives operators powerful tools for introduction of new services and revenue streams.

    The role of open API for interacting with base stations on the edge cloud will be discussed, and MobiVita will provide an overview of API functions for RAN awareness, which can significantly improve performance of traffic optimization systems.
  • Dynamic, Application-Aware Service Chains in NFV Recorded: Nov 4 2014 41 mins
    Nick St. Pierre, VP Office of the CTO, Sandvine
    Join Nick St. Pierre, VP Office of the CTO with Sandvine, for a discussion of how NFV is effecting radical network transformation in the area of network appliances. Mr. St. Pierre will describe how a completely virtualized multi-tenant policy control solution can enable network operators to provide enhanced services to business/enterprise customers in a cloud services context, and the role that user- and application-aware SFC (service function chaining) can play in this by dynamically establishing appropriate paths for various value-added services that individual end users require.
  • Enhancing HPC Performance and Investment Through Optimized Fabrics Recorded: Oct 28 2014 1 min
    Joe Yaworski, Intel, Director, High Performance Fabrics & Phil Pokorny, CTO, Penguin Computing
    Today’s high performance computing (HPC) environments are more demanding than ever. To meet the needs of complex simulations and ever-increasing massive workloads, HPC clusters need to support faster, high core count processors, coprocessors, and higher node count clusters. Performance is key … but at what cost? In this webinar, you will learn about the factors that drive fabric performance and their impact on your investment in HPC; How the fabric is a key component of your overall HPC solution; and performance and price comparisons of some of the fabric choices available to you today.
  • Intel Network Builders: Network Benefits with Putting Hypervisor on a Switch Recorded: Oct 22 2014 49 mins
    Sunay Tripathi, Co-Founder and CTO, Pluribus Networks
    The new generation of switches are very highly programmable. Coupled with OpenStack-based orchestration, its possible to virtualize the entire physical and virtual network as one logical network, which offers operational simplicity and cost advantages.
  • Open Platform for NFV (OPNFV) Recorded: Oct 13 2014 47 mins
    Sandra Rivera and Pranav Mehta, Intel
    The telecom industry has united to launch a game changer initiative called Open Platform for NFV (OPNFV), a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project. It will establish a carrier-grade, integrated, open source reference platform that industry peers will build together to advance the evolution of NFV and ensure consistency, performance and interoperability among multiple open source components. Because multiple open source NFV building blocks already exist, OPNFV will work with upstream projects to coordinate continuous integration and testing while filling development gaps. This Webinar will provide an overview of the new initiative and Intel's role within it, and talk about how to get involved.
  • Dynamic Programmable Service Orchestration – NFV, SDN, and Cloud Technologies Recorded: Sep 2 2014 43 mins
    Maurizio Sturlesi, CTO, Amartus and Olga Havel, Head of Product Strategy, Amartus
    NFV, SDN, and cloud combined provide the infrastructure and flexibility needed for dynamic, elastic, reliable services. However, in order to fully realize their potential, they need to be accompanied by an ingenious, agile architecture. The greatest industry pain point is not a lack of network and IT technologies that would enable dynamic, elastic, on-demand services, but the fact that end-to-end orchestration and management of these services cannot be supported by the existing static OSSs, which are too slow and cumbersome.

    This webinar from Intel and Amartus presents an innovative and dynamic approach to End-To-End Service Management & Orchestration, optimized for rapid introduction and full life cycle automation of any type of service across all domains & technologies, including Cloud, NFVs, SDNs, and traditional WAN networks. At its core lies the dynamically programmable architecture, which makes it fully customizable and extensible 'on-the-fly', and allows it to integrate with the existing infrastructure. The solution eliminates the primary problems of current OSSs – long development cycles, manual processes and costly integration, and leverages and combines both traditional WAN and new network virtualization and cloud technologies to deliver full end-to-end service orchestration and management.
  • Empowering and Enabling NFV with Intel and Brocade Recorded: Aug 26 2014 46 mins
    Robert McBride, Senior Product Manager, Brocade & Bob Ghaffari, Telco & Appliances Director, Intel
    Join Brocade and Intel as they walk you through the NFV journey highlighting the what, how, and why this innovative and disruptive focus is critical to the next step of innovation of your business and operations.

    This webinar will walk you through example use cases leveraging Intel x86 solutions, Intel’s SAA, Open Orchestration platforms and next generation NFV products like the Brocade Vyatta vRouter.
  • Intel Network Builders: Carrier-Class Environment for NFV Lifecycle Management Recorded: Aug 12 2014 49 mins
    Charlie Ashton, Sr. Director, Wind River, and Prayson Pate, CTO, Overture Networks
    Communications service providers see the potential of a very strong business upside from deploying NFV-based services. NFV promises to lower costs, simplify network operations, and usher in a new era of rapid service innovation. Yet there are still concerns about running mission-critical revenue-generating network functions as software applications on general purpose compute platforms rather than purpose-built appliances.

    This webinar will explore what is required to create a carrier class, also known as carrier grade, high-performance environment for hosting virtual network functions. Attendees will learn how to leverage the power of the Intel architecture and the key attributes of management and orchestration needed to support the complete service life cycle in a VNF-agnostic service environment.
  • High Performance Fabrics from Intel – Today and Tomorrow Recorded: Aug 5 2014 46 mins
    Joe Yaworski, Technical Computing Group, Intel
    Joe will present an overview of Intel's high-performance fabric technologies and direction. He will start with Intel’s current high performance fabric - Intel® True Scale Fabric - it’s key features and architecture. Joe will then provide an introduction to Intel’s recently announced next generation fabric - Intel® Omni Scale Fabric. These fabrics are designed to meet the needs and requirements of today’s HPC deployments as well as provide a path to Exascale and beyond support.
  • Our Connected World and the End to End Intelligence of Things Recorded: Jul 22 2014 41 mins
    Vin Sharma, Director, Strategy, Big Data Analytics, Cloud Platforms Group, Intel
    In the beginning only the phones were smart. Sensors, devices, systems, buildings. cities, and networks were at best connected, sometimes secure, and rarely smart. But emerging from this primordial soup of connected things are the structures of data-driven intelligence – aggregators, gateways, reservoirs, queries, models, graphs, and triggers. Linked from edge to cloud, they are redefining intelligent solutions based on novel distributed architectures.

    Intel is well known for accelerating such architectural shifts in the industry with new computing platforms at ever smaller scales of hardware. Less known are our current efforts to build end-to-end reference architectures for distributed analytics using open source software such as Apache Hadoop and Spark. Join this webinar to learn how Intel enables a variety of intelligent solutions for edge to cloud by offering a surprisingly broad portfolio of building blocks based on trust and intelligence for the Internet of Things.
  • The Faster Path to Discovery: New Details on the Intel® Xeon Phi™ Product Family Recorded: Jun 24 2014 44 mins
    Joe Curley - Director of Marketing in the Technical Computing Group at Intel Corporation
    This 30-minute webinar answers the CPU vs. GPU question and explains how the Intel® Xeon Phi™ product family is the faster path to discovery, including all new details about the next-generation Knights Landing processor and how you can go parallel today.
  • Evaluating NFV Technology: An Update on the Status of NFV Deployments Recorded: Jun 17 2014 43 mins
    Lee Doyle, Principal Analyst, Doyle Research
    NFV promises to reduce costs and accelerate innovation in the network industry by leveraging IT technologies such as Intel-based servers and virtualization software. This webinar will discuss the current status, key drivers, and top inhibitors of NFV deployments by leading service providers.
  • How You Can Deliver a More Reliable and Faster Data Center with NVM Express Recorded: Jun 10 2014 44 mins
    Susan Bobholz, Amber Huffman, and Greg Matson from Intel
    NVM Express is the first standardized interface for PCI Express* based solid-state drives. When coupled, the technologies bring faster, more efficient, and more reliable SSDs to the datacenter than hard drive architectures. In this webinar you will learn why NVM Express is emerging as a standard and why you should consider using NVM Express and PCI Express SSD technologies in your datacenter. You will gain an understanding of the NVM Express technology and its impact on performance. Lastly you will learn details about how you can use Intel technologies to increases your performance up to six times the performance of today’s SATA SSDs.
  • Intel® Network Builders: End-to-End, Multi-Vendor, NFV Orchestration Recorded: May 20 2014 43 mins
    George Drapaeu, Red Hat, and Recep Ozdag, Cyan
    George Drapaeu, Director of Partner Solutions & Strategy at Red Hat, and Recep Ozdag, Director of Solutions Marketing at Cyan will discuss a jointly-created end-to-end network function virtualization (NFV) solution.
  • The Importance of Very Fast, Highly Scalable Storage for Today’s HPC Recorded: Apr 29 2014 46 mins
    Bill Webster
    Today, data drives discovery. And discoveries create are key to creating sustained advantages. The better your critical workflows are able to create and access data – the better you’ll be able to discover new, innovative solutions to important problems, or to create entirely new products. More than ever before, data intensive applications need the sustained performance and virtually unlimited scalability that only parallel storage software delivers.

    Designed for maximum performance and scale, storage solutions powered by Lustre software deliver the performance at scale to meet today’s storage requirements. As the most widely used parallel storage system for HPC, Lustre-powered storage is the ideal storage foundation.

    But scalable performance storage by itself only solves half the problem. Today’s users expect storage solutions that deliver sustained performance, scale upward to near limitless capacities, and are simple to install and manage. Intel(r) Enterprise Edition for Lustre* software combines the straight line speed and scale of Lustre with the bottom line need for lowered management complexity and cost.

    As the recognized leaders in the development and support of the Lustre file system, Intel has the expertise to make storage solutions for data intensive applications faster, smarter and easier.
  • Continuing the Network Transformation Journey Recorded: Apr 1 2014 40 mins
    Brian Johnson
    How is Intel help drive the network architectural transformation? In this webinar Brian Johnson will take a closer look at the technologies that are driving software defined networking.
Data Center Insights from Intel
Intel and its partners share details on data center topics, best practices, strategies and more.

Embed in website or blog

Successfully added emails: 0
Remove all
  • Title: Intel Network Builders: Carrier-Class Environment for NFV Lifecycle Management
  • Live at: Aug 12 2014 4:00 pm
  • Presented by: Charlie Ashton, Sr. Director, Wind River, and Prayson Pate, CTO, Overture Networks
  • From:
Your email has been sent.
or close
You must be logged in to email this