Cloudify, the leading networking orchestration platform provider, today
announced the release of Cloudify 4.6. The new version focuses on
modular service composition from core to edge through enhanced service
support, simplifying configuration through tighter Ansible
infrastructure, and supporting more cloud-native edge deployments via
Kubespray. Cloudify will showcase the upgraded solution at CommunicAsia,
taking place June 18-20 at Marina Bay Sands Singapore.
As enterprises and service providers move to a virtualized,
software-driven network to support digital transformation initiatives,
new challenges arise, such as how to manage distributed networks and
multiple locations at scale, while gaining control and visibility into
In response to these market needs, Cloudify has upgraded its
orchestration solution with a new service composition that enables the
chaining of modular services built out of a hybrid cloud-native and
non-cloud-native stack, from core to edge. In addition, the new version
features Ansible integration, running existing playbooks through the
Cloudify platform so that customers can easily connect to more devices
without the need for custom integration. Cloudify also now supports
Kubespray, an Ansible-based distribution tool that helps users deploy
and manage many Kubernetes cluster instances on a wide variety of
Other updates include:
Scheduled and Resumable Workflows: Workflows generally consist
of multiple steps, some of which may fail to complete due to a network
issue, scripting error or other challenge. Cloudify can now resume
Upgraded OpenStack Plugin: The Cloudify OpenStack plugin is now
built to match the syntax structure of other common IaaS plugins,
allowing for easier multi-cloud and multi-infrastructure support and
easy migration among infrastructures.
Performance Improvements: Cloudify 4.6 includes multiple
updates that enable the solution to run smoother than ever before.
Plug-in Contribution Guide: A new guide is available to
help community members and partners develop plugins that meet Cloudify
“In support of the market’s evolving needs, Cloudify is on a
step-by-step journey to extend our orchestration capabilities and make
the automation of distributed network services as simple as possible,”
said Cloudify CEO Ariel Dan. “As companies begin expanding their virtual
networks and multi-cloud applications to the edge, Cloudify is right
there beside them, extending our orchestration capabilities to support
Cloudify will attend CommunicAsia in Singapore as part of the Israeli
Export stand. Its executives will provide demos of Cloudify 4.6 in stand
1E2-01, located on the first level of the Marina Bay Sands.
The company is also currently updating its Cloudify Spire solution,
which helps enterprises and telcos orchestrate distributed networks and
edge devices. An enhanced version will be available later this summer.
To learn more about Cloudify, please visit https://cloudify.co/
Cloudify provides universal core-to-edge orchestration that enables
service providers and enterprises to automate, manage and virtually
transform their network and application services from their core
location to branches and multi-access edge devices. Cloudify radically
simplifies end-to-end network automation through its open source,
intent-based orchestration platform, which connects and manages
distributed containers, network elements, and edge devices on physical
servers or the cloud — all under a common automation scheme. With its
award-winning TOSCA-based technology, Cloudify ensures flexibility,
prevents vendor lock-in, and reduces cost and time. Cloudify has
headquarters in Herzliya, Israel, and offices in the US and Europe.
Visit us at cloudify.co
to learn more.