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Industry Associations

Nakina is committed to open standards and solutions, contributing and implementing standards, and teaming with industry partners.

TMForum is a global trade association trusted by the world’s largest enterprises, service providers and suppliers to help them continuously transform to succeed in the digital economy. A focus area of TMForum is As managing viirtualized networks and services.


ETSI defines standards for Information and Communications Technologies, including fixed, mobile, radio, converged, broadcast and internet technologies. ETSI is a leading organization defining Network Functions Virtualization, with the ETSI NFV Industry Specification Group.


The IEEE Standards Association is leading consensus building organization that nurtures, develops & advances global technologies. The IEEE Study Group for Security, Reliability, and Performance for Software Defined and Virtualized Ecosystems is at the forefront of defining next generation security requirements for NFV.


The Metro Ethernet Forum is a defining body for Carrier Ethernet, is a global industry alliance comprising more than 220 organizations including telecommunications service providers, cable MSOs, network equipment/software manufacturers, semiconductors vendors and testing organizations.