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 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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January 31, 2017
The (Network) Times They Are a Changin’
Change is difficult, frightening, and often fraught with risk. Regardless, no matter what our job titles are, our employers need us to embrace the rol...
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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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November 1, 2016
Into the World of Routers: A 2-Man Play in One Act
Starring: ASBR 101: A router with Reliable Communications ASBR 22: A router with Aricent Networks The Players: The Gods: Aricent Networks’ Network T...
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October 20, 2016
New Explorer Suite Adds Support for Segment Routing, Enhances Troubleshooting
Network operators receive up to 20,000 trouble tickets per month but are only resolving 20% of them. Segment Routing is becoming increasingly popular,...
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October 18, 2016
A Community of Network Engineers, Operations Pros & Executives
We are excited to welcome customers from all over the globe to Dallas this week for our North America Customer Symposium (following NANOG 68)! As netw...
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