3/7/2014 11:31:59 AM (UTC - 05:00)
The next 12 months are shaping-up to be a pivotal year for Software Defined Networking (SDN) as operators make the move from research and lab trials to field trials and implementation in the networks. This prediction is supported by analyst firm, IDC, which issued a bull...
3/19/2015 11:36:35 AM (UTC - 05:00)
While there’s been a lot written about the potential benefits of software defined networking (SDN) and network function virtualization (NFV), recent use cases and production deployments have demonstrated the real world value of these technologies. These topics have also been ...
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5/25/2021 6:05:09 PM (UTC - 05:00)
Telecommunications and optical networking are going through a welcome resurgence after years of relative stagnation following the telecom crash in the late 1990s and early 2000s. New technological advancements are reinvigorating networks to meet explosive demands from data ...
3/5/2014 4:01:18 PM (UTC - 05:00)
Software-defined networking (SDN) was the focus of technical session #M2H , “Enabling the Cloud: Unleashing the Capabilities of Emerging Flexible Optical Transport through SDN and NFV I.” Leading off the session was Dan Pitt, the executive director of the Open Networking...
3/23/2015 9:49:51 PM (UTC - 05:00)
8/19/2013 12:32:17 PM (UTC - 05:00)
“The Beatles have no future in show business. Guitar groups are on the way out.” – quote following the Beatles now- infamous Decca Records audition. There’s little question that 2013 will be considered “ The Year of SDN ” by the vast majority of the networking communit...
1/13/2014 10:18:40 AM (UTC - 05:00)
Sterling has more than 15 years' experience in telecommunications as an industry analyst and journalist. His coverage area at Heavy Reading is optical networking, including packet-optical transport. IP and optical integration as a concept has a long history. It has been a ...
3/22/2016 11:29:09 PM (UTC - 05:00)
Confessions of an Optics Hipster A month after OFC, you’re thrilled to hear that the Networking Guru has agreed to your request for an interview on whether software defined networking (SDN) is over-hyped. Some people are saying this new approach to network management and con...
4/24/2014 10:53:17 AM (UTC - 05:00)