SURF replaces the network infrastructure every six years with newer, faster, and more advanced technology and was looking for the best way to achieve this.
Services provided to Surf
SURF wanted to add an open-source framework, which offers the functionality of network switches or routers to the open infrastructure.
SURF researched several solutions like Sriov and DPDK, but eventually chose VPP. The three main reasons to do this are the following.
“At this moment we are able to process 70GB per host. But we see that we are still able to improve the infrastructure so expect to process 90GB to 100GB per host”.
Eyle Brinkhuis, SURF NFV specialist.
Fairbanks provides training, consultancy, emergency assistance and managed services for open infrastructure solutions like OpenStack, Kubernetes and open networking.
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