Find out more about how Wind River can help transform telecommunication as the virtualization of telecommunications moves from the lab to the real world and paving the road to 5G. The expectations for tomorrow’s network are high, and success requires robust infrastructure to deliver the high-performance, highly reliable, and secure services that providers will offer in the network of the future.
Time Travel with Wind River Simics
One of our telecommunications customers uncovered a security vulnerability in their system. But fixing it meant unraveling the question: why did some network equipment have the vulnerability and...
Panel Discussion: Security in the 5G Era
5G is coming on fast. The carriers are already well down the implementation path. Are you (and your factory) ready for it, particularly when it comes to securing that network?
Wind River Joins Cloud Native Computing Foundation as Silver Member
Wind River has joined Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) as a Silver member to support the advancement of cloud native computing architectures and technologies such as containers for...
5G moving from hype to reality, with Ericsson as an industry leader
There are two things that jump out at me with these articles. The first is that they show how the industry is no longer focused on just touting the benefits of 5G, they are sharing what’s actually...
Embedded Linux: Prototype to Production
Linux is the default environment for most software developers and is becoming increasingly popular for embedded solutions. However, one of Linux’s greatest strengths, and to some extent its biggest...
Secure the Future
Security is embedded in our DNA at Wind River®. It is part of our rich heritage of more than 30 years in mission-critical systems in markets such as aerospace and defense. It is built into all the...
Implementing Service Portability at the Edge with Open Source
A primer on why a cloud native, open source strategy is critical for the telecommunications network edge.
Altran Collaborates with Wind River to Create End-to-End NFV Platform
Altran, global leader in Engineering and R&D services, today announced it is using Wind River Titanium Cloud to develop an end-to-end network functions virtualization (NFV) solution.
BUILDING THE 5G EDGE WITH OPEN SOURCE AND CONTAINERS
5G brings new and updated use cases in vRAN, MEC, uCPE, transportation, healthcare, and Industry 4.0. These disparate use cases share common elements, including the need for low latency, high...
Cloud Native for Telco: What It Is, and Why You Need It
A cloud-native strategy allows service providers to accelerate both the development and deployment of new services by enabling practices such as DevOps and continuous deployment and integration...
Distributed Edge Clouds Are Complex, But Must They Be Difficult?
Service providers need to support applications that require extremely low latency and high bandwidth to cloud services, but the traditional, centralized cloud architecture was not designed for that.
Simplifying the Management of Distributed Edge Clouds Opens Up New Business Opportunities for Telcos
f you’re involved with the planning of edge-hosted applications in telecom networks, you should consider this paper as required reading because it explains one of the most important challenges in...
Overcoming OpenStack Obstacles at the Edge
OpenStack is increasingly deployed for cloud management in network virtualization applications. The open source software orchestrates virtual machines (VMs) running on virtualized infrastructure...
Overcoming OpenStack Obstacles for vCDN at the Edge
Akamai and Wind River have collaborated to provide a validated, joint solution for virtual CDN services delivered with the reliability, scalability, and...
What is StarlingX?
StarlingX is open source software that provides cloud infrastructure for the most demanding applications in edge, industrial IoT, and telecom use cases. It is based on code contributed by...
Why is edge cloud computing so important?
5G is driving the need for flexible cloud-based infrastructure and orchestration solutions. We’ve been working with industry leaders BT, Akamai, and Athonet on an edge cloud computing project to...
The Power of Edge Cloud Compute to Boost Your Bottom Line
In traditional networks, “application logic” typically resides either in a telco-provided, enterprise, or public cloud provider’s data center. In all cases the application logic is “far” from the...
Containers and VMs Now Equally Important as Service Providers Explore Cloud-Native Deployments
“Cloudification” has become a hot topic recently at telecom conferences and in conversations with service providers. In this post we’ll provide some observations on the business...
Getting Creative with Telecom Network Virtualization
One of the fantastic things about network virtualization is that it is enabling the telecommunications industry to be much more creative. By virtualizing the functions that make up a...
Virtual CDN (vCDN) for Optimal CSP Video Delivery
In today’s world there are all sorts of events that might cause a spike in viewership of video content over a carrier network. For example, if people in a sporting arena want to see...