May 27, 2015
Level 3’s SDN Analytics Comments Are Music to Our Ears
Level 3 Communications was in the news last week during Light Reading’s Carrier SDN Networks Conference. Reporting from the conference, (“Level 3:...
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May 19, 2015
What Video Games Teach Us about Improving Enterprise Applications
I like video games.  But I like thinking about video games, not just playing them. And I think that if we thought about IT the same way we think abou...
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May 6, 2015
Path-Aware Performance Management Is Finally Here
Today at Packet Design we released version 15.1 of our Explorer Suite featuring a new product – Performance Explorer. This represents an industry fi...
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April 15, 2015
Route Hijacking of Sensitive Network Traffic Highlights BGP Security Issues
Last month web traffic designated for some highly sensitive UK entities – including the nuclear weapons agency that provides and maintains warheads...
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January 28, 2015
SDN’s First Use Case Is the WAN, But Wither Management?
Considering how long Packet Design has been talking about the promise of SDN in the WAN, it was encouraging to see a
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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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December 16, 2014
Network Access Broker Conceptual Demo
Talk is cheap when it comes to SDN, but at Packet Design we’ve created a working SDN analytics and orchestration prototype that will enable network...
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November 19, 2014
My Federal Communication Conniption
The Political Problem The President of the United States called for the FCC to reclassify ISPs under Title II of the Communications Act as “comm...
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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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October 28, 2014
Is November 12 D-Day for 512k prefixes?
During his presentation on October 7th at NANOG on the trends for prefixes over the past half-decade, Jim Cowie, chief scientist at Dyn Research, foun...
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