MEF In The News

MEF17 Networking Event Launches With More Than 30 Initial Service Provider and Technology Vendor Sponsors (MEF, Mar 2017)
Inter-Carrier APIs Get Major Push (Light Reading, Feb 2017)
Video: Pascal Menezes, CTO, MEF - Automating Carrier Networks (Converge!, Jan 2017)
Report: 2017 Next-Gen OSS & The Rise of LSO (SDxCentral, Jan 2017)
Video: Nan Chen, President, MEF - New Orchestrated Services, Open APIs, Collaboration, Certification & More (TelecomTV, Jan 2017)
Perspective: Momentum Builds For Third Network Services Powered By LSO, SDN & NFV (SDxCentral, Dec 2016)
Video: Pascal Menezes, CTO, MEF - Standardized Open APIs For Third Network Services (MEF16, Nov 2016; download presentation)

Third Network Services

Webinar On-Demand: Understanding CE 2.0 Service Assurance - Can It Generate Revenue (Jan 2017)
Webinar On-Demand: Considerations For Deploying Virtual Network Functions & Services (Jan 2017)
MEF White Paper: An Industry Initiative For Third Generation Network and Services (Co-Authored with Industry & Open Source Organizations, Dec 2016)
MEF White Paper: Service Activation Testing (SAT) Power Play (Nov 2016)
MEF White Papers: Carrier Ethernet Service Assurance Underpinning Third Network Services (Part 1, Part 2, Sep 2016)
MEF White Paper: Carrier Ethernet and NFV (July 2016)


MEF, TM Forum & Major Service Providers Are Standardizing LSO APIs for Agile, Assured and Orchestrated Services (Feb 2017)
Webinar On-Demand: LSO Innovations Platform Part 1: Rapidly Introducing New Network Functionality (Jan 2017)
Webinar On-Demand: LSO Innovations Platform Part 2: Technical Overview & User Guide (Jan 2017)
Lifecycle Services Orchestration: Reference Architecture & Framework (MEF 55, Mar 2016)

Open Initiatives

ECI Leading OpenLSO Service Fulfillment Project To Enable Multi-Provider Third Network Services (Sep 2016)
Cisco & Amartus Co-Lead MEF OpenCS Packet WAN Use Case (July 2016)
OpenCS (Connectivity Services) & OpenLSO (Lifecycle Services Ochestration) Overview (Apr 2016)


On-Demand Webinar: Business Benefits of Becoming a MEF-CECP (June 2016)
MEF-CECP Benchmark Study Quantifies Effectiveness of  MEF Professional Certification (June 2016)