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 12, 2016
YANG Mount with OpenDaylight Boron: A Packet Design How-to
In addition to its day job being a chemical element with symbol B and atomic number 5, Boron is the fifth release of OpenDaylight (ODL), the leadi...
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July 27, 2016
Packet Design CEO Video: Enabling Self-Healing, Self-Optimizing Networks
Packet Design CEO Scott Sherwood recently recorded a short video for Light Reading discussing what we do, why we are different, and how we have parlay...
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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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April 26, 2016
Segment Routing with OpenDaylight Beryllium: A Packet Design How-to
OpenDaylight released Beryllium-SR1 on March 22. SR1 included a couple of major bug fixes, such as BUG-5453, which re-enabled the segment routing capa...
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March 30, 2016
en·tro·py or Network Entropy
Entropy: 2. lack of order or predictability; gradual decline into disorder. OK, so you need to add a new BGP peer and get it active quickly. You know...
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March 14, 2016
Tango with YANG: A YANG overview
  With IETF 95 taking place in Buenos Aires next month, here’s a quick overview of YANG’s evolution and our latest implementation of it. In...
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February 24, 2016
OpenDaylight Open SDN Ecosystem & 4th Release
If you are looking for apps, products and services to use as you transition to SDN, check out the new OpenDaylight Open SDN Ecosystem directory. Both...
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December 10, 2015
SDN Management & Orchestration in the WAN (Video)
Light Reading Editor-in-Chief Carol Wilson recently interviewed Packet Design CTO Cengiz Alaettinoglu about the challenges facing service providers....
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December 2, 2015
Service Providers Like Neutrona Advancing SDN Deployments and Planning
SDN is becoming a must-have for service providers who want to provide more efficient, differentiated services. A survey we recently commissioned of o...
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