The Open Source Software (OSS) Technology Centre in India started its operations last Friday (1 July 2016).
The organisation was established by NEC Corporation and NEC Technologies India Private Limited (NTI) to provide support to users who construct systems using OSS and reinforce collaboration with OSS vendors abroad.
"NEC and NTI will leverage the newly established OSS Technology Centre to provide rapid support to users carrying out construction of OSS-based systems on a global scale," said Nobuhiko Kishinoue, General Manager of Cloud Platform Division at NEC Corporation.
The new centre have 50 staff based out of NTI and consist of OSS engineers.
The organisation will develop new network functions related to Software-Defined Networking (SDN), Network Functions Virtualisation (NFV) and application platform functions, as part of its OpenStack-based development activities.
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