General VNFM

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General VNFM

General VNFM solution
With the development of the NFV standard and the practice of NFV commercialization, generic VNFM has gradually become a hot topic in the industry, and has been adopted by many operators. ZTE’s Generic VNFM solution adopts a generic VNFM architecture, provides VNF Descriptor model based on TOSCA specifications for external system. It implements third-party VNF model analysis, process execution, and policy management via plug-ins, so as to realize the rapid integration, fulfilment and unified management of third-party VNFs. ZTE’s Generic VNFM solution has powerful decoupling and integration capabilities with third-party APP/VNF and NFVO, and rich practical project integration experience. In 2017 Q4, ZTE was rated as "industry leader" by the global leading IT and Research Institute GlobalData.

Customer Value
  • Lightweight VNF/APP integration, improving integration speed

    With rich integration experience, G-VNFM provides universal interfaces to the external system. It realizes fast integration of third-party VNF/APP via plug-ins, reducing integration difficulty and improving integration speed.
  • Unified management of third-party VNF/APP, reducing operation and maintenance costs

    It implements unified management of VNF/APP across the entire network, cuts down the construction cost of dedicated VNFMs, and reduces management complexity and OPEX.