BTI shows virtual broadband gateway at SDN & Openflow Assembly
Canada recently for optical transmission manufacturers BTI 7800 Packet Optical Transport equipment increased for central office applications, virtual networking features. BTI7800 virtual network edge functionality to support application server-based boards, supports third-party applications. BTI will exhibit this product at the SDN & OpenFlow World Congress in Dusseldorf, Germany on. BTI in the field will use 7800 platform to support software-defined virtual gateway SDN-vNG software applications based on Active broadband network card, showing virtual broadband gateway functions. Site of the exhibition will also use a OpenDaylight SDN controller to manage the entire NFV optical platform.
BTI global market VP Sally Bament said that the development of this product has been driven by a number of leading operators. They are eager to promote the strategic cloud computing and virtual networks. He also noted that, BTI is building a NFV industry ecosystem. Active broadband network is one of them. Other applications may also include a virtual router, another BTI will also develop some of their own SDN applications.