Genband Joins Intel's Network Builders Club
FRISCO, Texas -- GENBAND, a leading developer of multimedia and cloud communications solutions, today announced that it has joined the Intel Network Builders program, which is designed to accelerate deployment of software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) solutions. The Intel Network Builders program is an ecosystem of leading solutions providers that provides access to a comprehensive reference architecture library of proven solutions that are ready for implementation in production environments. The program focuses on building and simplifying software-defined network infrastructure; enhancing security; and improving efficiency in networking, computing and storage.
“NFV provides telecom operators with dramatic reductions in operational and capital expenditures, as well as enables them to significantly decrease time-to-market for new and compelling real-time communications services,” said B.G. Kumar, Chief Product Officer at GENBAND. “We are delighted to join the Intel Network Builders program and help accelerate NFV market solutions that will enable operators to effectively evolve their networks to gain service velocity and maintain their dominant position in the communications value chain.”
GENBAND’s NFV solutions, which span its Virtual Network Functions (VNF) portfolio including Session Border Control and Session Routing applications, fully support the key elasticity, scalability and orchestration tenets for cloud and virtualized environments as specified by various standards bodies. GENBAND’s VNF portfolio consists of high-performance, distributed or co-located signaling, control and media communications solutions.