Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2012
Gale Technologies, a leading provider of infrastructure automation solutions that power Infrastructure as a Service for enterprises, labs, and service providers, announced that it has joined NTAF to promote interoperability of commercial network automation tools as well as adoption of technical specifications.
“Network automation, because of its inherent complexity, remains the last frontier for infrastructure automation,” said Garima Thockchom, vice president of marketing at Gale Technologies. “With our long history and deep sophistication in network automation, we are pleased to join the NTAF and help promote the interoperability needed for end-to-end infrastructure automation.”
“NTAF encourages broad participation from all parties wanting to participate in the creation and promotion of open and interoperable automation frameworks for both wireline and wireless networks,” said Keith Kidd from Verizon, Chair of TesLA Alliance Customer Advisory Board and president of NTAF. “Our goal is to provide complete transparency in our operations and ensure a level playing field for all NTAF members.”
About Network Test Automation Forum (NTAF)
The Network Test Automation Forum (NTAF) brings together users, vendors, and other telecommunications and data communications industry experts for the purpose of creating industry specifications for service providers, network equipment manufacturers and enterprises with large network deployments. http://www.ntaforum.org
About GaleForce Software
GaleForce Software is a Cloud Management solution that builds on-premise and hybrid cloud environments with the customer's existing and new infrastructure. With fully automated provisioning of any physical or virtual resource, GaleForce provides the widest heterogeneous coverage in the industry today - allowing enterprises to avoid vendor lock-in for their private or hybrid cloud environments. GaleForce deployments have nearly doubled in the last 4 quarters due in most part to its strong differentiated features of self-service automated provisioning of heterogeneous environments spanning compute, network, storage, and edge devices.
Gale Technologies has Deep Roots in Network Test Automation
Gale Technologies has a long history in lab and test automation, including network test automation, and has made significant contributions to the state of the technology, with deployments in nearly all of the leading service providers and equipment vendors worldwide. Gale has served as technical chair of other alliances and standards committees, including the Test Lab Automation (TesLA) Alliance. These deep roots and strong technical knowledge in network test automation have enabled Gale to become one of the first vendors to deliver cloud automation, including fully automated provisioning of both physical and virtual resources in complete end-to-end scenarios spanning across compute, storage, and networking domains.
About Gale Technologies
Gale Technologies is a provider of infrastructure automation software that allows organizations to streamline the deployment of on-premise and hybrid clouds for self-service access to infrastructure. The GaleForce software provisions physical, virtual, and public cloud resources and turns generic compute, network, and storage resources into shared converged infrastructure with fully automated end-to-end provisioning, to deliver infrastructure as a service. With open APIs and a plug-in automation framework, GaleForce provides the widest heterogeneous coverage across hypervisors, servers, and network and storage devices in the industry today – yielding rapid deployment of private and hybrid clouds for optimized CAPEX and dramatic OPEX savings. Gale Technologies is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, and serves a global customer base with offices in North America and Asia. For more information, visit http://www.galetechnologies.com.
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