Gap Analysis on Network Virtualization Activities

  title={Gap Analysis on Network Virtualization Activities},
  author={Luis M. Contreras and Akbar Rahman and Pedro Aranda and Carlos Jesus Bernardos and J. Z{\'u}{\~n}iga},
Network Function Virtualization (NFV) and Software Defined Networking (SDN) are changing the way the telecommunications sector will deploy, extend and operate their networks. These new technologies aim at reducing the overall costs by outsourcing communication services from specific hardware in the operators' core to server farms scattered in datacenters (i.e. compute and storage virtualization). In addition, the connecting networks are fundamentally affected in they way they route, process and… CONTINUE READING