The Telecom Infra Project (TIP) announced the launch of OpenWiFi Release 1.0, which is a community-developed project that encompasses Access Point hardware, an open-source AP operating system, and an SDK to build cloud-native Wi-Fi Controller software for Service Providers (SPs) and Enterprises. TIP is also starting lab and field trials. … Read More »TIP OpenWiFi: Will Open Source Wi-Fi Upset the Enterprise Wi-Fi industry?
The OCP Summit 2018 hit record attendance and we can can summarize the theme as that of continued disaggregation of network/server functions. Examples of demonstrations, presentations and proposals associated with disaggregation are as follows: Flash/SSD. Project Denali was presented by Microsoft. The idea is it separates SSD controller functions from… Read More »OCP Summit 2018 – Disaggregation Theme Dominates
Alan Weckel Technology Analyst It was great to catch up with old friends and make new friends at OCP this year. The show was highly successful with attendance at the Facebook and Microsoft booths so large that it was difficult to move around. On the switch side, most of the… Read More »OCP Observations