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March 29, 2022 in Announcement

Linux Foundation Announces Top Global Executive Speakers for Open Networking & Edge Executive Forum, April 12-14, and New CTO Appointment

Global technology leaders, change makers and visionaries will gather virtually for Open Networking & Edge Executive Forum (ONEEF), a unique executive event focusing on deployments, priorities, challenges, and more  Ranny…
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February 22, 2022 in 5G, Announcement, Anuket, Cloud Native, CNTT, Edge, ONAP, OpenDaylight

Open Networking & Edge Executive Forum (ONEEF) Returns Virtually, April 12-14, 2022

Global Industry Executives across telco, cloud and enterprise to share thought-leading visions with global open source networking and edge communities - in across alternating time zones  SAN FRANCISCO, February 22,…
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October 11, 2021 in Announcement

Linux Foundation to Integrate L3AF, Walmart’s Production-Grade Project to Support eBPF programs

News announced via LFN governing board member, Koby Atival, during ONE Summit keynoteFully open-sourced, L3AF enables Kernel Function as a Service by providing complete lifecycle management of eBPF networking application…
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October 11, 2021 in Announcement

LF Networking Adds New EMCO Project to Deploy Workloads Across Cloud and Edge

New ‘Edge Multi-Cluster Orchestrator’ project will create universal control plane to help organizations securely connect and deploy workloads across public and private cloud and edge locations SAN FRANCISCO, October 11,…
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October 6, 2021 in Announcement

Open Source 5G Ecosystem Solutions on Display at ONE Summit, as US Government Hosts Security Mini Summit

5G Super Blueprint comes to life at ONE Summit with live a keynote demonstration of network slicing in 5G, and 6 pavilion demonstrations of new blueprints, use cases, and ecosystem…
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September 22, 2021 in 5G, Announcement, Cloud Native, Edge

The Linux Foundation’s Open Networking and Edge (ONE) Summit Expands Programming with Keynote and Mini Summit by the US Government, Enabling Secure, Open, and Programmable 5G Networks

The US DoD, DARPA, and NWIC Pacific host mini summit on accelerating innovation and deployments at scale based on open source 5G architecture & use cases SAN FRANCISCO, September 22,…
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August 18, 2021 in Announcement

Expanded Keynote Line-Up for Open Networking and Edge Summit + Kubernetes on Edge Day Includes Industry Luminaries

Four additional keynotes speakers will grace the main stage at Open Networking and Edge Summit + Kubernetes on Edge Day to share expertise across Automation and AI, 5G, and the…
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July 1, 2021 in Announcement

LF Networking Adds New Members Across Enterprise and Government ecosystems to Support 5G Super Blueprint Open Initiative

New members AQSACOM, RADTONICS, Turnium, SEMPRE, and bring expertise across cyber intelligence, digital, industrial, and network solutions to LF Networking, while telco branches of Oman and Costa Rica governments…
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May 11, 2021 in Announcement, ONAP

ONAP, The De Facto Open Network Automation Platform, Goes Cloud-Native in Honolulu

ONAP’s Honolulu release adds even more cloud native and modular capabilities, and robust  integration with O-RAN ONAP is an Instrumental component of Linux Foundation Networking’s 5G Super Blueprint, enabling orchestration,…
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May 10, 2021 in 5G, Announcement

The Linux Foundation and NGMN Collaborate on End-to-End 5G and Beyond

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.  and FRANKFURT, GERMANY – May date, 2021 – The Linux Foundation and the Next Generation Mobile Network Alliance (NGMN), today announce the signing of a Memorandum of…
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March 31, 2021 in Announcement

LF Networking Announces New Member Walmart, Bolsters a New Era of Enterprise Open Source Networking

Participation by the fortune 1 enterprise brings technical leadership and unprecedented scale to LFN projects across Network Management & Automation Koby Avital, EVP of Technology Platforms, Walmart Global Tech, joins…
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January 27, 2021 in Announcement

LF Networking Launches Anuket, an Open Source Project to Accelerate Infrastructure Compliance, Interoperability and 5G Deployments

  OPNFV and CNTT merge to form Anuket, enable rapid deployment of cloud native and virtual network functions (CNFs & VNFs), infrastructure, and services Anuket unifies global ecosystem of telecom…
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January 13, 2021 in 5G, Announcement, Cloud Native, CNTT, Edge,, ONAP, OpenDaylight, OPenSwitch, OPNFV, PNDA, Publications, Resources, SNAS, TungstenFabric

2020 LFN Year In Review Report

2020 was certainly a challenging year around the globe. But challenges also bring opportunities. Working together, the LFN Community found new ways to innovate, collaborate, and advance the state of…
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September 28, 2020 in Announcement

Google Cloud Joins Linux Foundation Networking at Platinum Level

Demonstrates collaborative commitment to open source networking across telecom, 5G, cloud native, network automation – enabled by critical projects like ONAP, Anthos, Kubernetes Move signals growing importance of open networking…
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September 28, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, CNTT, OPNFV

OPNFV + CNTT Join: When the River and the Mountain Meet

By Heather Kirksey, VP, Community & Ecosystem Development, the Linux Foundation I am profoundly excited to announce that OPNFV and CNTT have chosen to come together as one organization. We…
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September 23, 2020 in Announcement

Vibrant Networking, Edge Open Source Development On Full Display at Open Networking & Edge Summit

Deep Dive demonstrations on 5G, Edge, IOT, O-RAN, AI, Cloud Native & CNFs covering most important enterprise, cloud and telecom use cases  Expert live sessions on “Why Open Source for…
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June 18, 2020 in Announcement, ONAP

ONAP’s 6th Release, ‘Frankfurt,’ Available Now – Most Comprehensive, Secure and Collaborative Software to Accelerate 5G Deployments

Rich feature set including End-to-end 5G network slicing, security and deployment-ready automation anchored in Frankfurt Collaborative and diverse contributions for 27 sub-projects, across 34 organizations and 400+ developers, and accelerated…
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April 30, 2020 in Announcement, Cloud Native, CNTT, OPNFV

Telcos Increase Focus on Cloud Native as LF Networking and Ecosystem Groups Solve Interoperability Challenges

  Initiatives across the Common NFVI Telco Taskforce (CNTT), LF Networking’s Compliance and Verification program (OVP), ONAP Cloud Native, and OPNFV holistically address cloud native architecture, deployment challenges, and Cloud…
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April 30, 2020 in Announcement

LF Networking Accelerates 5G, Cloud Native, and Edge Readiness with Expanded Projects and Growing Community Ecosystem

  China Mobile brings XGVela to the Linux Foundation, focusing on open telco PaaS platform for 5G network functions and related applications Accelerating LFN collaboration across open source projects within…
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February 21, 2020 in 5G, Announcement, Cloud Native, Edge

Linux Foundation, LF Networking, and LF Edge Announce Keynote Speakers for Open Networking & Edge Summit North America 2020

  Industry’s Premier Open Networking & Edge Conference Features Keynote Speakers from AT&T, CNCF, Deutsche Telekom AG, Edgeworx, Equinix, Ericsson, Google, Huawei, IBM, Rakuten Mobile and more  The full conference…
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February 20, 2020 in 5G, Announcement, Cloud Native, Edge

LF Networking Expands Ecosystem — Adds Members, Leads Initiatives to Automate 5G Deployments and Accelerate Automation

  LFN’s ONAP, OPNFV, ODL, and projects further automated 5G deployments with code releases in 1H as well as  hybrid support for VNF/CNF/NFVI compliance  A10 Networks, AMD, Codilime, Mirantis,…
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November 20, 2019 in Announcement, OPNFV

Open Source Community Connects Global 5G Cloud Native Network

  Collaborative effort between LF Networking and global networking ecosystem shows open source approach to building cloud native 5G on top of Kubernetes First Proof-of-Concept of live, end-to-end, open source…
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September 23, 2019 in Announcement

Operator-Led Effort Hosted by Linux Foundation and GSMA Publishes Initial Specifications for Common NFV Infrastructure, Empowered by LFN’s OVP Framework

Open industry taskforce developing common NFVI as industry moves toward 5G Common model and related first architecture enables the building of operationally efficient open source SDN and NFV infrastructures Supports…
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September 19, 2019 in Announcement,, ONAP, OpenDaylight, OPenSwitch, OPNFV, TungstenFabric

Open Source LF Networking Projects Enter the Commercialization Phase, Supported by a Growing Global Ecosystem

  LFN’s OVP compliance and verification program gains momentum with GSMA and CNTT Solutions, Blueprints, Use cases  – on display in LF Networking booth at Open Networking Summit Europe  –…
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September 18, 2019 in Announcement,

Fast Data Project’s Release 19.08 Enriches Data Plane Leadership and Deployment Efficacy

Release marks significant progression in network stack, host stack, and management capabilities which further speed packet processing and improve operational visibility SAN FRANCISCO – September 18, 2019 – (“Fido”)…
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July 23, 2019 in Announcement

The Linux Foundation and LF Networking Announce Full Agenda for Open Networking Summit Europe

  Industry’s Premier Open Networking Event to Feature Talks from AT&T, Charter Communications, China Mobile, Dell Technologies, Ericsson, ETSI, Huawei, Orange, Verizon and more  100+ sessions featuring 150+ expert community…
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July 9, 2019 in Announcement, ONAP

ONAP Doubles-Down on Deployments, Drives Commercial Activity Across Open Source Networking Stack with ‘Dublin’ Release

Continued community expansion and alignment  make ONAP center of gravity among Members, End Users, SIs, Vendors, OSS groups, and SDO organizations  Major blueprints and 5G features focused on global deployments…
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June 11, 2019 in Announcement, TungstenFabric

Introducing Tungsten Fabric 5.1: Security, Feature, and Performance Enhancements for Network Operators & Developers

The Tungsten Fabric (TF) community is excited and proud to announce our latest release, 5.1. The TF community has been hard at work on both community and technical challenges to…
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