Juniper Networks announced that Juniper has been selected as
a Vodafone Global Approved Vendor for its Contrail Networking software defined
networking (SDN) solution. The technology will help enable innovative,
user-driven, flexible business services for Vodafone’s customers. “Being able
to provide automated, virtualized, cloud-enabled networking capabilities
securely and at scale is fundamental to our future success, and we are pleased
to have Juniper on board as a key technology partner,” said David Amzallag,
head of network virtualization at Vodafone Group.
“The technical and commercial appraisal that proceeds becoming
a Vodafone Global Approved Vendor is extremely rigorous. The selection of our
Contrail Networking solution is a major validation of our technology’s ability
to help our customers drive innovation and be best positioned to win in a hyper
competitive marketplace,” said Luca Claretti, Vodafone Global Client Director
at Juniper Networks.