Today, the OPNFV community is pleased to announce the availability of Gambia, our seventh platform release! I am extremely proud of the way the community rallied together to make this happen and provide the industry with another integrated reference platform for accelerating their NFV deployments.
At a high level, Gambia represents our first step towards continuous delivery (CD) and deepens our work in cloud native, while also advancing our core capabilities in testing and integration, and the development of carrier-grade features by working upstream. As an open source pioneer in NFV, it’s amazing to see the evolution of the project to meet the needs of a quickly changing technology landscape.
Here are a few Gambia highlights I’d like to share:
Cloud Native & Continuous Deployment (CD)
A key topic at the recent ONS Europe, cloud native is quickly becoming increasingly relevant for the networking industry. The Gambia release builds up the cloud native progress made in Fraser, with seven more projects supporting containers (a 77% increase), and new scenarios integrating cloud native features…