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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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 and 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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September 2, 2015
Big Data Ain’t Got Nothin’ on the Network
ExtraHop recently released the results of a survey showing that organizations are increasingly using “Big Data” for “IT Operations A...
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August 11, 2015
SDN Power Users in 2015
Recently, I had the opportunity to attend the OpenDaylight Summit in Santa Clara, California, a conference for OpenDaylight (ODL), the open-source sof...
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August 4, 2015
Managing the Robot Overlords of SDN
There’s a new Battlebots show on ABC. (And doesn’t it speak volumes that it’s in primetime on a major network instead of on basic cable? Geeks:...
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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 Q&A in Network World last wee...
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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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