October 4, 2017
Analytics Are Key to SDN Viability
An increasing number of telecoms and service providers are adopting what is known as WAN-SDN or carrier SDN. Using SDN, service providers acquire the...
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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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September 28, 2016
Orchestration – Get Ready for the Platform Revolution
TM Forum has published a new report, “Orchestration: Get ready for the platform revolution,” that examines the state of orchestration in service...
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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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April 27, 2016
Light Reading Shortlists Telecom Award Finalists in 27 Categories
Light Reading recently announced the finalists for its 2016 Leading Lights awards program, now in its 12th year. This year they chose the top product...
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April 12, 2016
Critical Elements for SDN Management and Orchestration in Multi-Service Networks (Video)
Our CTO Cengiz Alaettinoglu recently spoke at the MPLS + SDN+ NFV World 2016 conference in Paris on “Policy-Aware Management and Orchestration for...
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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 this SD...
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March 10, 2016
When Does a Company Know it is Providing Value?
When do companies know (I mean, really KNOW) that they are providing value? How about when their customers inquire about personally purchasing stock...
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March 2, 2016
SDN without Analytics is like Taking Reservations
Without analytics, SDN is only automated, not intelligent. So far, the promise of SDN has been realized in its utility regarding automation. The argu...
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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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