and the ability to ship in volume are key ingredients to success in emerging 10 Gigabit applications.
When CP-TA launched, the group set out to address interoperability
head-on," said Brian Partridge, Senior Analyst, Communications Network Infrastructure, Yankee Group.
The company has been involved in various standards activities from data movement and device interoperability
to methods for SAN component discovery and management.
With this first IMS Plugfest, we built a reference test network which will be used to accelerate the interoperability
of IMS services, enabling the quadruple play," said IMS Forum Chairman and President, and Pervasip CTO Michael Khalilian.
In today's marketplace, however, few RAID controller manufacturers have aggressively addressed the interoperability
This report evaluates each approach and profiles a number of vendors offering interoperability
The push for interoperability
based on accepted standards has encouraged vendors to proactively certify their solutions with a variety of partners.
The SATA-IO Integrator's List should give SATA buyers more confidence in the interoperability
between these devices," said David Woolf, UNH-IOL SATA Consortium Manager.
The IMS Plugfest sponsors, test plan contributors and participants include among others: Ditech Networks, Empirix Ixia, InterOperability
Lab/University of New Hampshire, GlobalTouch Telecom, Mu Security, NE Technologies, Inc.
GMI 2006 brings together dozens of carriers and vendors to test the interoperability
of IMS-based infrastructure components in a real-world setting.
IBTA Plugfest to Precede Interoperability
Currie will discuss how software applications can be extended to foster interoperability
across the healthcare enterprise as part of a panel discussion entitled "Health Care Interoperability
& Integration: Challenges and Issues.