SUSE joins OPNFV Project to complement software-defined compute, storage solutions

SUSE® said it has joined the Open Platform for NFV (OPNFV) project, a carrier-grade, integrated open source platform that is accelerating the introduction of new products and services using network functions virtualization (NFV).

The addition of NFV capabilities enhances SUSE´s software-defined data center offerings, including OpenStack-based cloud infrastructure and Ceph-based software-defined storage.

SUSE solutions, including SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE OpenStack Cloud and SUSE Enterprise Storage, will incorporate NFV capabilities, helping communications technology partners develop and deliver their next-generation services on a robust open source technology platform. In addition, these efforts will directly benefit enterprise customers needing carrier-grade capabilities in their next-generation software-defined data centers.

SUSE, a pioneer in open source software, provides reliable, interoperable Linux, cloud infrastructure and storage solutions that give enterprises greater control and flexibility.