QosmosJoins the NEC SDN Partner Space,
an Ecosystem that Promotes the Development and Adoption
of Open, Best-in-breed SDN-based Network Solutions
Summary: Qosmos has joined the NEC SDN Partner Space, a new multi-vendor SDN partnership program and innovation portal to enhance the development of open, best-in-breed SDN-based network solutions. Membership will enable Qosmos to share expertise with a worldwide network of SDN providers and extend its contribution to the global development of future network architectures.
Paris, France – 16 March 2015: Qosmos®, the market leader in embedded Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) and network intelligence technology for use in physical, SDN and NFV architectures, today announced that it has joined the NEC SDN Partner Space, a new multi-vendor SDN partnership program and innovation portal to enhance the development and adoption of open, best-in-breed SDN-based network solutions.
Qosmos is already highly active in the SDN arena, pioneering new approaches to service delivery through real-time application awareness and contributing to international standards accelerating the deployment of future networks. Membership of the NEC SDN Partner Space will allow the company to extend its contribution to the development of future network architectures globally.
The NEC SDN Partner Space creates a single open location in which developers, along with the controller and switch vendors, can post their SDN applications and solutions. As a long-time, strong supporter of the OpenFlow protocol and OpenDaylight community, NEC is actively pushing forward integration and compatibility between different multivendor solutions. Pioneering the SDN market, NEC is actively contributing to the extension of the OpenFlow protocol with Programmable Flow open APIs which avoid management complexity and enable the creation of next generation SDN environments based on virtual tenant networks.
“Qosmos is delighted to be part of NEC’s initiative and to support the adoption of SDN technologies through the ecosystem,” said Erik Larsson, Vice President of Marketing, Qosmos. “The NEC SDN Partner Space will enable us to share our expertise with a worldwide network of SDN providers and contribute to new open standards while promoting best practice delivery of SDN solutions globally.”
“NEC is pleased to welcome Qosmos to the NEC SDN Partner Space ecosystem,” said Timur Aliev, Head of Product Strategy and Innovation at NEC Europe. “NEC is a recognized world leader in OpenFlow-based networking solutions. By aligning our expertise in carrier and enterprise domains with Qosmos’ real-time network intelligence, we will give partners and customers access to solutions that enable them to grow their businesses and drive new revenue streams in the SDN market.”
For more information on the NEC SDN Partner Space: www.sdnspace.com
Qosmos leads the market for embedded Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) and network intelligence technology used in physical, SDN and NFV architectures. The company supplies software to vendors who embed real-time application awareness in their products for traffic optimization, service chaining, quality of service, analytics, cyber security and more. Qosmos brings fast time to market for network intelligence and continuous protocol signature updates inside physical, SDN and NFV networking products. As the leading supplier of embedded intelligence software, Qosmos contributes actively to international standards and serves 75% of the market.