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Software-Defined Networking is Probably Already in Your Business

November 16, 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 — […]


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New mindsets for new times – network virtualization

October 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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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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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 […]