VMware Integrated OpenStack Carrier Edition is an OpenStack distribution that accelerates the deployment of production Network File Virtualization (NFV) services on OpenStack.

As a communication service provider (CSP), you can use VMware Integrated OpenStack Carrier Edition to run Carrier Grade OpenStack solutions on the vCloud NFV platform. Carrier Edition licensing includes features such as Network VDS (N-VDS) that are not enabled under standard VMware Integrated OpenStack licensing.