Thinking about MEC/NFV 20181208

D907136acebc72f1df878541b26f271a?s=47 Phil Huang
December 08, 2018

Thinking about MEC/NFV 20181208

SDN x Cloud Native Meetup #12, Taiwan, Dec. 8, 2018


Phil Huang

December 08, 2018


  1. MEC/NFV 所見所聞 Phil Huang 黃秉鈞 <> SDN x Cloud Native

    Meetup #12, Taiwan, Dec. 8, 2018
  2. Phil Huang 黃秉鈞 • 一覺起床發現換公司 • 社群斜槓青年 ◦ SDNDS-TW ◦

    Cloud Native Taiwan User Group (CNTUG) • Personal Information ◦ ◦
  3. MEC (Multi-access Edge Computing) Ref:

  4. Edge Use Caes Ref:

  5. Ref:

  6. Ref: Low Latency: 10ms -> 1ms High Bandwidth: 100Mpbs

    -> >1Gpbs Network Requirement from Edge
  7. Ref: Edge Cloud Discussion Edge Scale Sizing

  8. Why OpenStack for NFV? 1. Standardiazed interfaces between NFV elements

    and infrastructure 2. Open for customization and integration with multiple vendors 3. Pluggable and scalable distributed infrastrcture (Compute/Network/Storage) Ref:
  9. NFV (Network Function Virtualization) 各廠商提供 now On going

  10. Ref:

  11. How Kubernetes involve NFV infrastructure? Enable attaching multiple network interfaces

    to pods in Kubernetes. Ref:
  12. How OpenStack Approach at Distributed Edge? RC#1(RT) RC#2(RT) RC#≤NR(RT) Remote

    Server Pool EN#1(RT) EN#2(RT) EN##NE(RT) EN#3(RT) Edge Server Pool Fronthaul-1 (Network) Full OpenStack (controllers+VMs) OpenStack Remote Compute Nodes (VMs) Fronthaul-2 | MH Network ≤100us ≤20km (CPRI, eCPRI) ≤1..5ms ≤200km (typ. Req) (OpenStack) Remote Compute Nodes (BMs) vRAN CU, vEPC, MEC vRAN DU Pool vRAN RRUs Core Edge VM: Virtual Machine BM: Bare Metal Ref:
  13. List of MEC Projects 1. Open Edge Computing 2. OpenFog

    3. EdgeX Foundry 4. Akraino 5. ONF CORD 6. OPNFV 7. StarlingX / WindRiver
  14. OPNFV VCO 2.0 Ref:

  15. Open Networking Foundation - CORD Ref:

  16. Ref:

  17. References 1. Distributed hyper convergence pushing openstack and ceph to

    the edge, OpenStack Summit 2018 Berlin, Red Hat 2. GitHub - intel/multus-cni
  18. Ref: +355 from 2017

  19. Appendix

  20. MEC in NFV Reference Architecture ME: Mobile Edge Mm: Management

    Mp: ME platform functionality Mx: Connections to external entities GR MEC 017 - ETSI