MEF focuses on SD-WAN with LSO and OpenCS

The old Metro Ethernet Forum (now simply MEF) issued a press-release to cover a focus on SD-WAN. This covers three areas: Service Implementations using the MEF frameworks Market Education Proof of Concept Demostrations Service Implementation The Service Implementation uses the MEF Lifecycle Service Orchestration Reference Architecture and Framework (LSO) issued as MEF-55. This documents business…

Mellanox launches Spectrum2 switch for 400Gb/s future

Mellanox has launched a new ethernet switch chipset family. Spectrum 2 is an open switch platform with capabilities of 200Gb/s and 400Gb/s per port. As well as high-speed, Mellanox are also proclaiming it’s green credentials with 1.3x power efficiency. Scalability of 10x over other vendors is also mentioned. Targeted at hyperscale data centres, high performance…

Company Data: Arista Networks

http://www.arista.com/ Arista Networks Stock Market: NASDAQ Stock Symbol: ANET (Stock quotes are delayed) Articles on CoherentLight about Arista Arista Networks is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, US It was founded to pioneer and deliver software-driven cloud networking solutions for large data center storage and computing environments as Astara. Their Ethernet switches cover speeds from 10…