Mobile World Congress 2014: 8 NFV Moves That Stole The Show

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Broadcom at MWC broadened its NFV portfolio with the launch of Open NFV, an open-source platform the company said will accelerate carriers' adoption of NFV by allowing for the implementation of NFV applications across multiple system-on-a-chip (SoC) processors.

Broadcom said OEMs and other vendors can leverage Open NFV to more easily migrate virtualized functions between platforms that are based on multiple vendor solutions.

Broadcom first staked its claim in the NFV market in October, when unveiled plans to develop an ARM-based CPU core with what it called "true server-class performance" for NFV environments.

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