Wind River has introduced Wind River Carrier Grade Communications Server, a software platform to develop next-generation carrier grade servers for network functions virtualization (NFV) deployment. Designed for six 9s level of carrier grade reliability at a five times improved price and performance ratio over traditional enterprise software offerings, the Wind River platform helps customers save develop time and costs to quickly become NFV-ready. The fully integrated solution delivers carrier grade virtualization and allows customers to onboard and deploy NFV applications right out of the box. Wind River Carrier Grade Communications Server is optimized for and running on Intel® architecture-based COTS servers from HP. For more information, view the news release and offering.