Category Archives: IP Networks

A New Industry Standard Is Being Developed for LSO APIs

A new transformative initiative is being developed to standardize Lifecycle Services Orchestration (LSO) application programming interfaces (APIs) for orchestrating connectivity services across multiple global networks.

This initiative is being spearheaded by MEF and TM Forum, in conjunction with major service providers, including AT&T, Colt Technology Services, Level 3, Orange, Comcast, PCCW Global, Verizon, Sparkle, CableLabs and Kyrio, all of which have recently conducted work at MEF to develop a complete suite of inter-provider LSO APIs that use the MEF LSO Framework and the TM Forum Open API framework.

ENTERPRISE SDN – Italtel and Cisco boost collaboration on emerging technologies

Dynamic Admission Control is the first solution developed by Italtel utilizing Cisco’s APIC-EM Enterprise SDN Controller

logo_footer-20Milan, 23 September 2015 – Italtel, a leading company in Next Generation Networks, Value Added Services and global IP-IP communication, and Cisco, the worldwide leader in network and IT infrastructures, today announced they have strengthened their cooperation in Software Defined Networking (SDN) solutions for the Enterprise market. The close synergy of the two companies is focused on defining solutions to improve the quality of enterprises’ IT applications and optimize network resources.