East Brunswick, NJ and Barcelona - February27, 2013 - The Altran Group, a global innovation and technology services company, today demonstrated the OpenFlow/SDN readiness of Intelligent Switching Solutions (ISS) to some of its key customers and partners. ISS framework is used by 125+ customers worldwide, in their routing and switching platforms.
Software Defined Networking (SDN) is rapidly emerging at the forefront of next-generation networking. By decoupling the control and data planes in network switches and routers, SDN enables rapid innovation and optimization of routing and switching equipment.
Altran’s SDN expertise covers the entire gamut of SDN technologies including SDN Controllers, OpenFlow Switches, and Application APIs. “Making the Intelligent Switching Solutions (ISS) framework OpenFlow ready further underscores our commitment to the SDN revolution,” said Sridhar Raju, assistant vice president and head of the wireline communications practice at Altran.
Altran’s Intelligent Switching Solutions (ISS) frameworks compatible with hybrid OpenFlow switches and can be easily integrated into enterprise, transport, and data center networks. Altran is working on an array of SDN controller applications that include support for critical functions like operations, administration and maintenance, lawful intercept, and optimized mobile backhaul. SDN and OpenFlow have compelling use cases in VM mobility management, dynamic bandwidth management, network convergence, and mobile backhaul optimizations. The company has a strong focus on developing portable application frameworks for SDN controllers, especially the northbound APIs.
Altran will be demonstrating the SDN software frameworks at MWC, 2013. Visit their hospitality suite, # 2B104 in Hall 2on February 25 - 28, 2013, to see the live demo.
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Altran ranks as the undisputed global leader in engineering and R&D services. The Group offers clients an unmatched value proposition to address their transformation and innovation needs. Altran works alongside its clients, from initial concept through industrialization, to invent the products and services of tomorrow. For over 30 years, the company has provided expertise in Automotive, Aeronautics, Space, Defense & Naval, Infrastructure & Transportation, Industry & Consumer Goods, Life Sciences, Communications, Semiconductors & Electronics, Software & Internet, Finance and the Public Sector. Altran generated revenues of €2.9 billion in 2018, with nearly 46,000 employees in more than 30 countries. For more information, please visit www.altran.com.
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