​Led by a team of companies whose products and services are used in the development, deployment, and use of Network Function Virtualization (NFV), TIA's NFV initiative clarifies and prioritizes the ICT industry’s current NFV quality and performance reliability issues.

​The NFV initiative assesses the needs and requirements of organizations developing and offering NFV services, encompassing reliability, performance, and security. TIA's Business Performance Community examines the possible impact on the TL 9000 standard and associated TL 9000 measurements. Based on the findings, the Community recommends future activities to improve performance in these areas.