April 11, 2017
The Importance of Routing Alerts!
Sometimes, a single alert can prevent hundreds of thousands of failed internet transactions. If you’re a financial services organization, the moneta...
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April 4, 2017
How Many Network Engineers Does It Take To Provision TE Tunnels?
Traffic Engineering (TE) allows a network operator to ensure optimal use of available network resources such as bandwidth and provide a higher quality...
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March 29, 2017
NEC/Netcracker Partners with Packet Design to Advance SDN for Service Providers
In case you missed it, Packet Design and NEC/Netcracker announced a partnership this week. The goal: to provide integrated SDN solutions that help ser...
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March 22, 2017
Software Transformation of Service Provider Networks (VIDEO)
Our CTO Cengiz Alaettinoglu attended APRICOT, Asia Pacific’s largest international Internet conference, last month in Ho Chi Minh City. In addit...
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March 14, 2017
More about PCE: Path Computation in the SDN World
More and more network operators and service providers are adopting Traffic Engineering and WAN SDN to optimize their IP/MPLS networks and provide bett...
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March 8, 2017
Discussing Service-Centric Management of Multi-Layer SDNs in Paris
Packet Design will be in Paris in a couple of weeks – France, not Texas – to host our third annual Customer Symposium and participate in the 19th...
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February 28, 2017
A Quick Start to Path Computation Element (PCE)
With more and more network operators looking at MPLS-TE for Traffic Engineered (TE) networks and with the increasing adoption of SDN, it is about time...
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February 21, 2017
Saving Your Bacon: When Traceroute Fails
When providing network services to large and globally dispersed enterprises, two of your major blind spots (among others) are the inability to trace r...
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February 14, 2017
Navel-Gazing Won’t Lead to Transformation
Two weeks ago, I noted that change isn’t required in business, but neither is survival. Let’s assume you’re interested in survival. You may have...
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February 7, 2017
SDN Use Cases: Run Networks Hotter
Service providers tend to be early adopters who lead the way deploying new networking technologies. In particular, their creative and resourceful appr...
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