The Latest About FD.io


Fast Data Project’s Release 19.08 Enriches Data Plane Leadership and Deployment Effiency

By Jill Lovato | Sep 18 2019,

SAN FRANCISCO – FD.io (“Fido”) – an open source project within The Linux Foundation’s LF Networking (LFN), specifically focused on becoming the world’s packet processing data plane for secure network infrastructure applications – today announced the availability of VPP software release 19.08. The release provides significant additions and enhancements to the Vector Packet Processing’s (VPP) network stack, host stack, and management infrastructure – furthering its breakthrough packet processing performance and strengthening ease of deployment and manageability.

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Introducing Hybrid Information-Centric Networking (hICN), a new FD.io Project

By Luca Muscariello | Feb 20 2019,

Hybrid Information-Centric Networking (hICN) is a new way of thinking about networking that we are bringing to FD.io. With hICN, communications are centered around the “what” instead of the “where,” and the core network principles are pivoted toward this core idea.

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FD.io Brings Improvements to Kubernetes Networking with Sixth Release

By Jill Lovato | Apr 3 2018, San Francisco

FD.io (“Fido”), An open source project within The Linux Foundation – relentlessly focused on data speed and efficiency supporting the creation of high-performance, flexible, and scalable cloud native infrastructures, today announced the availability of its 18.01 software release. Focused on enhancements to improve Kubernetes Networking, Istio, and cloud native network functions virtualization (NFV), 18.01 is FD.io’s sixth software release.

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SDxCentral: FD.io Bolsters Kubernetes, NFV, and Istio Support With Latest Release

By Jill Lovato | Mar 22 2018,

The Fast Data Project (FD.io) released its sixth update since its inception within the Linux Foundation two years ago. While the update list is extensive, most are focused on Kubernetes networking, cloud native network functions virtualization (NFV), and Istio.

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FierceTelecom: FD.io improves Kubernetes networking in sixth software release

By Jill Lovato | Mar 22 2018,

FD.io, one of Linux Foundation’s open source projects, has introduced its 18.01 software release with a focus on improving Kubernetes Networking, Istio and cloud native NFV.

This is FD.io’s sixth software release to date.

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Light Reading: Verizon, Cisco Lab Test ‘Information-Centric Networking’

By Jill Lovato | Mar 19 2018,

Verizon and Cisco are doing something new. The two companies have announced the successful test of Cisco’s information-centric networking (ICN) software, a solution based on technology the vendor acquired from Xerox research company PARC just over a year ago, and for which Cisco has created an open source project with the Linux Foundation.

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