Software-Defined Networking Consortium Gains Supporters

The OpenDaylight Project, a community-led and industry-supported open source platform to advance Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV), announced that CA Technologies, IIX, Megaport, and Spirent have joined the project to support the development of one common and open SDN and NFV platform that can be leveraged by all.

"The growth of the community is really quite astonishing - already, over 300 developers globally are working together on OpenDaylight to solve real-world problems for end users and deliver the network agility and automation our industry needs," said Neela Jacques, executive director of OpenDaylight. "With more and more end users looking to use ODL in their real-world networks, we're seeing and broader range of technologies and players getting involved. These new members bring key management, security, and testing capabilities to the ODL community."

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