Centralized Policy Engine to Enable multiple OpenStack deployments for Telco-NFV – #OpenStack

Beyond OpenStack for IT, NFV is another killer use case. Horizontally, multiple NGPoPs (OpenStack deployments) are geographically distributed but should be centrally controlled. Vertically, users of cross-layer services like bare-metal, IaaS, VNF and/or SDN should be federated. Hence, Identity and Access Management (IAM) module becomes a key issue. The proposed solution enables dynamic policy reconfiguration instead of static OSLO policy.json and enables external PDP to manage multiple OpenStack

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