August 23, 2016
Life in the Control Plane: Mitigating BGP Security Risks
by Don Jacob, Technology Marketing Specialist
Packet Design’s use by many of the world’s largest service providers and network operators gives us the opportunity to see how they operate. We ge...
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August 16, 2016
PCE Tunnels with ONOS Goldeneye: A Packet Design How-to
by Hariharan Ananthakrishnan, Distinguished Engineer
ONOS (Open Network Operating System) Project released its seventh version – Goldeneye – on June 24 of this year. Goldeneye includes various bug fi...
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August 8, 2016
Internet Routing 101: Tiers, Peers, and More (Part 2)
by Don Jacob, Technology Marketing Specialist
This is the second part of a two-part blog post. You can view part 1 here. Service Provider Interconnection BGP alone cannot deliver traffic originati...
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August 2, 2016
Internet Routing 101: Tiers, Peers, and More (Part 1)
by Don Jacob, Technology Marketing Specialist
This is part one of a two-part blog post. The world of Internet routing and interconnections is vastly different from what you probably learned and ex...
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July 27, 2016
Packet Design CEO Video: Enabling Self-Healing, Self-Optimizing Networks
by Steve Harriman, SVP of Marketing
Packet Design CEO Scott Sherwood recently recorded a short video for Light Reading discussing what we do, why we are different, and how we have parlay...
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July 17, 2016
SDN Adoption, Obstacles, and Apps: Latest Research.
by Steve Harriman, SVP of Marketing
Last week I presented the results of the TechValidate survey of network operators we commissioned on the extent and impact of routing issues in the WA...
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July 12, 2016
It’s not the network! Or is it? It depends whom you ask.
by Steve Harriman, SVP of Marketing
Perception may be reality, but it depends on whom you ask. Network practitioners and managers/executives have quite different ideas of the extent and...
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June 22, 2016
How I learned to stop worrying and trust my routes
by Don Jacob, Technology Marketing Specialist
If you are a network engineer, should you be apprehensive? After all, you still trust a 27-year-old mechanism – conceived in 1989 as a short-term so...
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June 16, 2016
NFV/SDN Reality Check: Where Are We?
by Steve Harriman, SVP Marketing
“It’s nice to see the telecom industry move at less than a snail’s pace…” said Peter Jarich, vice president at analyst firm Current Analysis...
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June 8, 2016
Self-learning SDN
by Nutan Shinde, Software Engineer
The significant victory of AlphaGo, beating the world champion Lee Se-dol at the Chinese board game Go, has fascinated the entire world. This was a...
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