ODSI


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ODSI

(Open Directory Services Interface) A programming interface from Microsoft for gaining access to network naming services and directory services.
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Alcatel equipment was deployed to verify the ODSI protocol multi-vendor interoperability on an optical switch connected to routers of different vendors.
This first and innovative test has given rise to great interest among the service providers present at the demonstration - including France Telecom, GTS and Swisscom - who appreciate the pragmatic ODSI approach for defining a smooth evolution for the introduction of optics into carrier networks.
The ODSI specification is the industry's first electrical-optical interface protocol that enables service providers to leverage native intelligence at both the IP and optical layers of the public network.
Avici's participation in the ODSI initiative is yet another step towards making the all-optical Internet a reality.
In addition to Appian, the ODSI coalition consists of networking vendors and service providers, including:
The scalable design of Quarry's iQ Series will be offered in a variety of form factors and will include OC-48 interfaces with ODSI support for interfacing to the optically switched WAN backbone in a subsequent release.