CableLabs is a non-profit research and development consortium that is dedicated to pursuing new cable telecommunications technologies and to helping its cable operator members integrate those technical advancements into their business objectives. Tail-f Systems is contributing engineers around the YANG models in the Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) project. www.cablelabs.com
The MEF’s mission is to accelerate the worldwide adoption of Carrier-class Ethernet networks and services. Tail-f Systems is active in the MEF contributing YANG models around performance management (PM) and Fault Management (FM). www.metroethernetforum.org
OpenSAF™ is an open source community with projects focused on high availability middleware. The goal of OpenSAF projects is to develop HA middleware that is consistent with the Service Availability™ Forum (SA Forum™) specifications. Tail-f Systems is a Foundation Member. www.opensaf.org
The TeleManagement Forum has more than 700 members, runs the industry’s leading OSS/BSS Conference and Exposition, and its standards are being adopted by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU). Tail-f Systems participates in Harmony Catalysts with particular focus on resource management and service provisioning. www.tmforum.org
The mission of the IETF is to make the Internet work better by producing high quality, relevant technical documents that influence the way people design, use, and manage the Internet. Tail-f Systems actively contributes to the work on the NETCONF protocol in the NETCONF Working Group and around the YANG data modeling language in the NETMOD Working Group. www.ietf.org
The Open Networking Foundation (ONF) is a non-profit consortium dedicated to the transformation of networking through the development and standardization of a unique architecture called Software-Defined Networking (SDN), which brings direct software programmability to networks worldwide. www.opennetworking.org.
OpenStack is a community where people with similar philosophies openly collaborate about how cloud architecture and open-source software enable large-scale cloud deployments. www.openstack.org