Shades of openness: Dell says pure open source can build a commercial-grade deployment

Guy Daniels
By Guy Daniels

Dec 3, 2015

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Wenjing Chu, Distinguished Engineer, CTO NFV, Dell

Wenjing Chu defines the different levels of openness and the benefits supposedly accruing at each level. And in answer to the big question: is it possible to envisage a commercial-grade deployment built on pure open source components? Yes. But challenges will be apparent in the transition period, which he reckons should last around 10 years.

Filmed at: OPNFV Summit, San Francisco, 11 November, 2015

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