Nextworks leader of the ETSI Specialist Task Force for the identification of gaps between ETSI NFV and OpenStack APIs

28 February 2017, Sophia-Antipolis (FR)


Nextworks been selected by the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) to form and lead the newly established Specialist Task Force for the Identification of gaps between ETSI NFV requirements and Open Stack APIs (ETSI STF 530).

ETSI Specialist Task Forces (STFs) are teams of highly skilled experts, brought together to perform specific technical work under the direction of one of the ETSI technical committees.

Selected by a panel of NFV leaders, Nextworks will work together with Mirantis and the NFV Technical Board to identify gaps between the functional requirements specified by the NFV ISG in ETSI GS NFV-IFA 005 and NFV-IFA-006 and the capabilities supported by OpenStack APIs, so as to propose NFV specification updates that can resolve them. 

Giacomo Bernini has been appointed leader of the STF 530 team.

The NFV STF 530 will execute its works from March to September 2017.



For more information, search on the ETSI portal for STF 530 related documents