Tazari looks to build on Packet's bare metal cloud model, launching a working edge platform by 2019, and improving on its hardware and software offerings.
Service providers must accurately estimate vCPE processing power if they want to avoid ripping and replacing equipment down the road.
Keep an eye out for next month's executive moves and changes.
The software could eliminate another box at the branch.
Not everyone wants another box at the branch.
It's revenues have to keep doubling though to make the numbers work.
Nobody wants to be left out of the SD-WAN party.
More than a mere trend, SD-WAN is the way of the future.
In addition to a new crop of SD-WAN players, traditional enterprise networking players want a piece of the network edge.
Mobile Edge Computing will let enterprises connect low-latency applications at the edge of the network.
The components and platform used in SD-WAN 2.0 can also be used for other services, such as hybrid cloud applications.
80% of this market is comprised of NFV software.
New networking approaches such as SDN and NFV will require a balance between hardware and software.
Etisalat says it wants to “cloudify the network”
ONUG creates four new open source initiatives.