NFV (Network Function Virtualization) represents a strong use case for OpenStack in the telco space. Up to this point, however, the NFV MANO (management and orchestration) working group has penciled in OpenStack as only a single component: the VIM (virtual infrastructure manager).

In this talk, we will discuss OpenStack Tacker, a network service lifecycle management project started during the Juno cycle with contribu…Full session details here: