Open Source Networking

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Home to more than a dozen industry-leading open source networking projects, The Linux Foundation is supporting the momentum of this important sector as service providers and enterprises redefine how they create their networks and deliver a new generation of services.

LF Networking Projects


Other Networking Projects

Open Security Controller

We are fostering collaboration and innovation across the entire open networking stack — from the data plane into the control plane, to orchestration, automation, end-to-end testing, and more.

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Top open source networking projects are hosted at The Linux Foundation


Networking vendors are active Linux Foundation members


Of the world's mobile subscribers are represented by carrier members


In shared innovation by networking project contributors

LF Networking Fund (LFN) is an entity that increases collaboration and operational excellence across networking projects by integrating governance and simplifying member engagement. Each technical project retains its technical independence and project roadmaps.

The founding projects within LFN are, OpenDaylight, ONAP, OPNFV, PNDA, and SNAS.

Featured Event

Open Networking Summit Europe
September 25 – 27, 2018
Amsterdam, Netherlands