Icon: The Problem

The problem

Today, rigid network control limits the flexibility of service creation.

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The Idea

We pursue full network and service virtualization to enable rich and flexible services and operational efficiency.

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The Solution

The UNIFY consortium researches, develops and evaluates means to orchestrate, verify and observe end-to-end service delivery from home and enterprise networks through aggregation and core networks to data centres.

Latest News

Demo at IETF 96 Bits-n-Bites

UNIFY will showcase multiple proof-of-concept demos at IETF Bits-n-Bites event to be held on 21 July in Berlin, Germany. Bits-n-Bites event offers an excellent oppertunity of in-depth discussions to researchers and technology developers from around the globe [more].

Keynote at NETSOFT 2016

A keynote address on UNIFY topic was delivered at 2nd IEEE Conference on Network Softwarization (IEEE NetSoft 2016) held in Seoul, Korea. The talk summarized the recent developments and lesson learnt in UNIFY based on the corresponding proof of concept prototype implementations. An abstract of the talk can be found here.

Demonstration in Hong Kong at BBF Q1 meeting

Broadband Forum newsletter reports UNIFY demonstaration at Q1 meeting as following

"UNIFY  –  an  EU-funded  research  program  which  has  already  done  good  work  on  how  to migrate  to  a  network  based  on  SDN  and NFV  techniques  –  was  demonstrated  to  members during  the  Broadband  Forum  Q1  meeting.  UNIFY  is  one  approach  relevant  to  the  SD-365 Controller  analysis  being  carried  out  in  Joint  Architecture  and  Migration  and  SDN-NFV sessions.  It  follows  multi-company  contributions  at  the  2015  Q3  and  Q4  meetings"