Tag: SDN

Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

What you need to know about SD-WAN

October 30, 2018

Via: ITWorld Networking

Harrison Lewis wasn’t looking for SD-WAN, but he’s glad he found it. Northgate Gonzalez, which operates 40 specialty grocery stores throughout Southern California, had distributed its compute power for years. Each store individually supported applications with servers and other key […]

Software, Wireless

Automating the Network in a Multicloud World

October 8, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

Twenty-five years ago, the pain in my wrists was unbearable. I was spending 10-12 hours a day creating presentations about the OSI model and the power of a multiprotocol network (yeah, I’m old). After visiting a doctor and physical therapist […]


What to consider for your Software-Defined Branch?

September 25, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

As we have discussed in our Software-Defined Branch (SD-Branch) blog series, part 1 examined SD-Branch hardware and software, while part 2 explored orchestration and management options. To sum it up-the Cisco SD-Branch solution provides a simplified, software-based approach to branch […]

Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis, Software

The Future of 5G is on the Edge

August 6, 2018

Via: The Fast Mode

It’s been uttered time and again – 5G isn’t just another G. It will usher in a new era of connectivity, acting as the catalyst for applications like AR/VR, V2I and V2V communications and the IoT. The telecoms industry moves […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Service Provider Digital Transformation and Security

July 5, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

For many service providers, the digital transformation journey may not be the smoothest. Many service providers (SP) are going through a phase where they are either trying to understand the new technologies or in the process of early adoption and […]


Bringing 5G control plane functions to the cloud

July 5, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

InterDigital and Orange demoed a service-based architectural approach to the 5G control plane 5G, as it continues to develop and be built out, is envisioned as a flexible connectivity medium that trades off proprietary equipment for a cloud-native architecture supported […]


Cisco ACI and NetBrain: Delivering Application-Centric Network Operations

May 8, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

Today, we launched Cisco ACI – NetBrain joint solution that extends NetBrain core capabilities to Cisco ACI. Please read the Press Release here. This blog is meant to raise awareness on how this solution and its key features benefit customers […]

Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

How to virtualize the core network

April 6, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Core network virtualization Network operators are virtualizing their core networks in an effort to gain a competitive edge in the marketplace. By enabling virtualization in the core network, service providers can significantly decrease operational expenditure (OPEX) and capital expenditure (CAPEX), […]

Monitoring, Monitoring&Analysis

BGP Route Selection: a Failure of Intent-Based Networking

January 16, 2018

Via: ipSpace

It’s interesting how the same pundits who loudly complain about the complexities of BGP (and how it will be dead any time soon and replaced by an SDN miracle) also praise the beauties of intent-based networking… without realizing that the hated […]


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 […]