NFV security’s top 9 impacting choices


Identify the top 9 security impacting choices and reduce the risk of early field deployments

Planning initial commercial deployments of Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) leaves the security community with a new and complex task. Security best practices have not yet emerged from standardization groups and industry initiatives. The low maturity level leaves the security practitioners facing a large array of choices.

This paper analyzes the pros and cons of the top 9 security impacting choices, and analyzes how security relates to other dimensions such as performance, operational impact, and compliance.