September 5, 2017
Are You Ready for 5G Network Slicing?
What is 5G Network Slicing? One of the exciting aspects of 5G mobile architecture is network slicing. A network slice is a dynamically-created logical...
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September 9, 2016
On-Demand Webcast: Managing & Orchestrating Multi-Service SDNs
Light Reading’s recent webcast on Managing & Orchestrating Multi-Service SDNs is now available on demand. Heavy Reading Senior Analyst Sandra Oâ...
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June 16, 2016
NFV/SDN Reality Check: Where Are We?
“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 2, 2016
Open Source Software and SDN
Light Reading held its third Big Communications Event (BCE, formerly BTE) in Austin last week. Packet Design was a demo sponsor for the two-day event...
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February 16, 2016
Packet Design 2nd Annual Customer Symposium: A Global Affair
Packet Design is a global company… after all, most of our customers are global so we have to be as well! Just check out this video where employees...
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February 10, 2016
EMA: Network Management Tools Must Evolve for SDN
Shamus McGillicuddy, Senior Analyst for Enterprise Management Associates (EMA), recently published a comprehensive research study on “Managing Tomo...
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February 3, 2016
Enabling Self-Healing, Self-Optimizing Service Provider Networks: Part 3 of 3
This last installation of our series will cover the challenge of architecting SDN controllers and how a management platform can help provide the anal...
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January 27, 2016
Enabling Self-Healing, Self-Optimizing Service Provider Networks: Part 2 of 3
Part one of this series outlined the challenges and opportunities facing service providers, including competition from public cloud providers, increa...
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January 20, 2016
Enabling Self-Healing, Self-Optimizing Service Provider Networks: Part 1 of 3
Service providers cannot live by automation alone. Many see Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Function Virtualization (NFV) as a panacea...
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October 13, 2015
Packet Design Partners with Aria Networks
Last week Packet Design announced an OEM partnership with Aria Networks, where we will resell their network planning and optimization software with o...
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