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About CNLabs

Criterion Network Labs is a vendor neutral independent interoperability lab for testing networking products, technologies & solutions through industry collaboration.

The lab offers several programs in the emerging technology areas of Software Defined Networking (SDN), Network Function Virtualization (NFV), Cloud and M2M to meet the requirements of Network Equipment Manufacturers, Data Center and Network Operators.

CNLabs is ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited by the National Board of Accreditation for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) in the field of Electronics. The internationally recognized accreditation is a third-party certification of the competence of laboratory and provides additional confidence to our customers on competency, quality and consistency of test results from the lab.

Criterion Network Labs is the fourth ONF authorized SDN lab and the first lab globally to be accredited with scope as Open Flow Conformance. The lab plays a lead role in driving the Interoperability charter and help drive the annual PlugFest events. We further the adoption of Open Interoperable Network Solutions by contributing to several interoperability efforts within various SDN/NFV forums and communities.

Criterion Network Labs has the primary lab facility at Bangalore (India) with a satellite test center in San Jose (US). The lab is an independent division of Criterion Networks, a leading provider of Open SDN based deployment solutions, system integration and consulting services to Network Operators and Large Enterprises.

The lab support initiatives in many industry forums and communities like ONF, IPv6 Forum, OpenDaylight, ONOS, OpenStack and OPNFV that help accelerate adoption of the next generation networks. The learnings from the collaboration efforts along with the customer feedback from consulting engagements are constantly applied to our lab programs to keep in line with industry trends and requirements.

Please visit CNLabs website for additional information.

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