Indian IT firm Wipro Limited has joined the LF Networking Fund (LFN) as Gold member. As part of the collaboration, Wipro will support the development of next-gen Open Networking Automation Platform (ONAP) technologies for network management, automation and orchestration.
As part of the collaboration, Wipro will be able to leverage open source-based solutions, frameworks and accelerators to help enterprises develop open source strategies and enable their application modernization, cloud and digital transformation journeys.
LFN said it supports the momentum of open source networking, integrating governance of participating projects in order to enhance operational excellence, simplify member engagement, and increase collaboration.
Arpit Joshipura, general manager of Networking and Orchestration at Linux Foundation, added: “Wipro’s global expertise will be a great asset as LFN enters its second year and continues to build a strong international community to accelerate continued deployment and global adoption of open source networking technologies by end users and commercial ecosystems.”
Wipro Limited joins six other LFN Gold members, including Accenture, Aptira, Inocybe Technologies, Lumina Networks, Microsoft and Telstra.