December 23, 2014
Happy Holidays from Packet Design
It is that time of year again… and what a difference a year makes! We grew leaps and bounds in 2014, increasing our headcount as an organization and...
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November 18, 2014
SDN Deployments/Worries Rise Among Service Providers
For the second consecutive year, Packet Design surveyed attendees of the SDN/MPLS International Conference in Washington, D.C. about SDN adoption, bus...
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November 11, 2014
SDN Analytics and Orchestration from the 17th Annual SDN/MPLS Conference
In the presentation, Cengiz discussed three types of SDNs: Data center, network edge, and WAN. All three must work in concert, as data center and edge...
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September 9, 2014
Framing SDN as Network as a Service (NaaS)
Tom Nolle absolutely nails the real promise of SDN in his latest blog post – Should SDN be About OpenDaylight and not OpenFlow? – which is essenti...
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August 26, 2014
SDN a Mixed Bag for U.S. Enterprises
Juniper Networks recently surveyed 400 enterprise IT “decision makers” in government, education, financial services and healthcare about their SDN...
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August 19, 2014
Multicast Rising
Multicast hasn’t been a hot topic in networking in recent years, but that may be changing with last week’s announcements by both AT&T and Veri...
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July 21, 2014
Okay, Maybe it IS the Network (Infographic)
If you work in networking, this refrain is familiar to you. While we all know the network is sometimes the cause of performance issues, often network...
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July 15, 2014
How Service Providers are Outpacing Enterprises in SDN Deployments
Service providers are well ahead of enterprises in SDN deployments. The numbers confirm this according to Jim Duffy in his Network World article “En...
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June 24, 2014
SDN/NFV Management & Orchestration
At last week’s Big Telecom Event in Chicago, Caroline Chappell, senior analyst with Heavy Reading (the sister organization of Light Reading) moderat...
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June 19, 2014
SDN/NFV: More than Hot Air in the Windy City
As reported in my last blog post – SDN: Déjà vu all over again? – Packet Design was a gold sponsor of Light Reading’s inaugural Big Te...
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