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BT Unveils SDN-based Next Gen Broadcast Networks

August 30, 2017

Via: The Fast Mode

BT said that it has developed a trial of a software-defined network (SDN) architecture to enable a next generation highly flexible broadcast network. The technology was trialled at the recent Innovation Week in BT’s Labs at Adastral Park, Ipswich. BT […]


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Verizon Simplifies SD-WAN with Cisco Virtual Managed Services

August 30, 2017

Via: Cisco Blog

Cisco recently announced that Verizon is now using Cisco’s Virtual Managed Services (VMS) as the foundation for the delivery of its SD-WAN service. Leveraging VMS, Verizon can now help enterprises to quickly place an order for SD-WAN services based on […]


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New mindsets for new times – network virtualization

August 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 […]


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Packet Fabric on Software Gone Wild

June 13, 2017

Via: ipSpace

Imagine a service provider that allows you to provision 100GE point-to-point circuit between any two of their POPs through a web site and delivers in seconds (assuming you’ve already solved the physical connectivity problem). That’s the whole idea of SDN, […]


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SDN In the Enterprise

May 22, 2017

Via: Network Computing

The hype around software-defined networking used to be inescapable; today, some vendors even steer clear on the term. But a panel at Interop ITX showed that the technology is still very much alive and changing the way enterprises run their networks. […]


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3 Pathways to NFV Success or How to Tame the NFV / SDN Monster

May 9, 2017

Via: Cisco Blog

If you are a fan of Greek mythology, then you know that Cerberus was the three-headed dog that guarded the gates of Hades. This monster kept the dead from escaping. When you are on a journey to NFV transformation, sometimes […]


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Segment Routing, fundamental to make your network SDN-ready!

April 27, 2017

Via: Cisco Blog

Once again, MPLS World Congress 2017 proves to be a major event for the Networking industry and a key milestone for Segment Routing debates between vendors and customers. Industry at large is backing up Segment Routing: we are seeing adoption […]


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Huawei Launches SDN-based Platform to Intelligently Optimize Network Configuration & Management

April 26, 2017

Via: The Fast Mode

At a recent industry event, Huawei released the framework and technical roadmap of Intelligent Defined Network (IDN), an SDN-based open enabler platform which can intelligently optimize network configuration and management. With the core of Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence […]


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As providers push NFV/SDN, 3 key issues remain

April 24, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

Boosted by early adoption from carriers such as AT&T, Telefónica and China Mobile, communications service providers (CSPs) are beginning to ramp up their investments in NFV/SDN initiatives. The market has seen its fair share of ups and downs, but now […]


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Infoblox Intros NFV-based Virtualized DNS, DHCP, and IP Address Management Appliance

April 13, 2017

Via: The Fast Mode

Network security provider, Infoblox unveils Trinzic Flex, an elastically scalable carrier-grade virtual appliance that delivers network control, security, and automation. Infoblox said that the Trinzic Flex allows service providers to improve service delivery and grow their network with minimal technology risk and […]