Intelligent broadband network solutions provider for fixed and mobile operators Sandvine  has announced that it will demonstrate a completely virtualized Network Policy Control system in an OpenStack framework at SDN & OpenFlow World Congress  in Frankfurt, Germany. Sandvine is the first Network Policy Control provider to demonstrate this technology.
Sandvine’s commitment to Software-Defined Networking (SDN) was first announced in May when it published whitepaper with Heavy Reading entitled “Policy Control & SDN: A Perfect Match? ” Since, Sandvine has furthered its SDN strategy by becoming an SDN Technology Partner  with Juniper Networks  Contrail product and ongoing work to integrate Sandvine’s policy engine  with Dell’s  PowerEdge Blade platform.
“Sandvine has a demonstrable SDN & Network Functions Virtualization strategy for its platform. We have foreseen the need and committed to the delivery of application- and subscriber-aware feature sets in a Software-Defined Network, including Network Services Chaining. We see SDN as a means of continuing our innovation leadership into the next realm of policy control: virtualization,” said Don Bowman, Chief Technology Officer, Sandvine.
Sandvine will be leading a discussion on Extending SDN for subscriber-based service chaining  at SDN & OpenFlow World Congress on Thursday, October 17th.