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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November 7, 2016
The Rush to Multi-Layer Orchestration
Many service provider wide area networks (WAN) are comprised of an IP/MPLS and an optical transport layer. The latter can be used to offload certain t...
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August 16, 2016
PCE Tunnels with ONOS Goldeneye: A Packet Design How-to
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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July 17, 2016
SDN Adoption, Obstacles, and Apps: Latest Research.
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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June 8, 2016
Self-learning SDN
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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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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December 16, 2015
Top 10 2015 Blog Posts: From SDN Robot Overlords to Gyrocopters to Nerd Pride
It’s human nature at the end of the year to look back and take stock of what happened. Here we highlight 10 of our most popular blog posts of 2015,...
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November 16, 2015
Enabling SDN Management in the WAN with New Platform & App
The promise of SDN is being stymied in the WAN, where operators are challenged to deliver more and more disparate services with varying and conflicti...
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October 28, 2015
ONOS Joining the Linux Foundation
The Open Networking Operating System (ONOS), a SDN controller platform and incumbent of Open Networking Lab (ON.lab), recently joined the Linux Founda...
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