The Telco Cloud Infrastructure OpenStack Edition bundle contains essential building blocks to deploy an NFVI and VIM platform, featuring the newest releases of VMware production proven solutions.

The reference architecture is separated into Core Reference Architecture and Analytics Enabled Reference Architecture. The Core Reference Architecture is the base building block for the Telco Cloud Infrastructure OpenStack Edition reference architecture and the Analytics Enabled Reference Architecture builds on top of it.

Table 1. Telco Cloud Infrastructure OpenStack Edition Components

Component

Telco Cloud Infrastructure OpenStack Edition Bundle

VMware ESXi™

Core Component

VMware vCenter Server™

Required Add-On

VMware vSAN™ Standard Edition

Core Component

VMware™ Integrated OpenStack Carrier Edition

Core Component

VMware NSX-T® Data Center

Core Component

VMware vRealize® Suite

Core Component

VMware Site Recovery Manager™

Optional Add-On

VMware vSphere® Replication™

Optional Add-On