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Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) is gaining momentum throughout the telecommunications community because it can significantly improve your service-delivery cost structures and agility. Achieve this feat by combining the latest in software-defined networking (SDN) technologies with the economic advantages of virtualized x86 compute platforms, deployed strategically throughout the service infrastructure.

As a leader in both SDN and x86 technologies, we’re paving the way with NFV solutions for telecommunications providers, cable operators and mobile operators. Get a 100 percent open, fully converged platform for end-customer service providers, third-party vendors, integrators and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) partners to help you create and launch your own NFV-based services.

  • 100 percent open and standards-basedBuild a solution on industry-standard Intel x86 compute platforms combined with open networking platforms and a rich set of open interfaces — ensuring maximum interoperability, manageability and investment protection.
  • Scalable in any directionOur NFV solutions scale to accommodate a wide range of your design goals, service capabilities and environmental conditions, ranging from service for small, unstaffed points-of-presences (POPs) to central office environments to hyperscale data centers.
  • Maximum choice and flexibility- Support the widest range of software configurations with mix-and-match modularity. Choose from different Linux and OpenStack distributions, data plane acceleration technologies, and service chaining and orchestration packages to tailor the Dell NFV platform the way you need it.

Figure 1: The Dell NFV Platform


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