Category: Software


5 software licensing challenges in the next generation network

January 9, 2018

Via: Networkworld Software

Every day we hear how the network is changing. Virtualization, Cloud, Software-defined Networking, the Internet of Things — it’s clear big transformational change is happening. The technical aspects of these solutions seem to get the most attention, but if you […]


Using NFV and SDN to get to ‘zero touch’ network management

January 8, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

New ETSI group focuses on end-to-end network slicing As networks become increasingly complex, operators are tapping into network functions virtualization (NFV) and software-defined networking (SDN) solutions to automate network operations. As the industry looks to the commercialize of 5G networks […]


AWS launches blockchain partners portal

January 5, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Amazon Web Services (AWS) recently announced it is investing in blockchain technology through its partner ecosystem program. According to the company, the AWS Blockchain Partners Program supports customer integration of blockchain solutions with systems built on AWS. Among the Blockchain […]


Victory Square enters SD-WAN space with Multapplied Networks deal

January 4, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Victory Square Technologies announced it signed a letter of intent to purchase 20% of software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) blockchain company Multapplied Networks (MNI). The company said it would acquire 20% of all issued and outstanding securities in MNI in exchange […]


2018 Predictions for SD-WAN

January 3, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

SD-WAN has blown past all of our 2017 expectations. It has become one of the hottest trends in networking, and forecasts are increasing every quarter with IDC predicting the size of the SD-WAN market to be $8.05B by 2021. My colleagues […]


What is blockchain technology?

January 2, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

What is blockchain? A frequently discussed technology in popular culture is blockchain, which is changing the way digital transactions are made online. Despite the widespread attention it has received, blockchain technology isn’t exactly simple, leading to confusion around the topic. […]

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New mindsets for new times – network virtualization

December 10, 2017

Via: Andy Melman

DataCenterKnowledge reported at the beginning of 2017 that AT&T virtualized their customer-facing network in the proportion of over 30 percent. This is part of a three year program that aims to achieve network virtualization by 2018. Three thirds of the […]


The best enterprise anti-virus protection may not be enough

December 7, 2017

Via: CSO

Traditional signature-based anti-virus is notoriously bad at stopping newer threats such as zero-day malware and ransomware, but it still has a place in the enterprise, experts say, as part of a multi-layer endpoint security protection strategy. According to a survey […]


Intel makes Core software available to open source community

December 5, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Open Networking Foundation (ONF), a nonprofit that serves projects creating solutions using open source software and software defined standards, recently unveiled that Intel Labs’ has made its Xeon Processor based virtualized Evolved Packet Core (vEPC) reference software available to […]


Software-Defined Networking is Probably Already in Your Business

November 3, 2017

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

When it comes to new technologies, some are deployed quickly and very visibly (for example: most mobile initiatives). But for many others, they go through a kind of stealth deployment, where organizations may not be actively adopting the technology — […]