Lagopus, functioning as Open Source Software (OSS), is developed by NTT (Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation) to provide a high-performance and flexible functionality suitable for data centers and wide area network applications. By taking the software-oriented approach instead of a hardware orientation, Lagopus conforms to OpenFlow specifications and supports a wide range of mainstream network protocols in order to improve serviceability and stability. With DPDK, Lagopus is able to deliver high performance for SDN applications.
Lanner’s network appliances has been certified to be compatible with NTT Lagopus SDN software switch. With co-certification, the innovated NTT Lagopus vSwitch and Lanner open compute appliance will optimize the potential realize SDN/NFV-enabled network environment and shorten the system integrator development time in SDN applications.