FUJITSU Cloud uses Red Hat OpenStack Platform as its IaaS infrastructure. Fujitsu now provides Advanced Mission Critical Support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux for the first time on a public cloud.
Telcos have spent several years developing NFV and virtualizing network appliances to run in environments such as OpenStack. But while they were working away on that, says Chris Wright VP and CTO, Red Hat, containers evolved to become a critical part of the ecosystem.
The combination of OpenStack’s ability to orchestrate and manage infrastructure elements, combined with Kubernetes’ container management technology could deliver a seamless application environment for telco NFV deployments, says Red Hat chief architect for telco solutions, Azhar Sayeed.
Programmable infrastructure is key to CSP digital transformation. Werner Gold, Emerging Solutions, Evangelist, Telecom Sector, at Red Hat talks about the challenges of deploying OpenStack in CSP networks and how open source is making virtualization a reality.