Technologies

Transpacific continuous data encryption success at 100Gbps

Ericsson has recently reported that together with Telstra and Ciena they have successfully trialed 100 Gbps continuous data encryption while maintaining speed and reliability over 21,940 km across multiple cable systems. The trial was about demonstrating the ability to encrypt data securely while in transit between Los Angeles and Melbourne, [...]

2017-10-10T12:25:39+00:00 Oct 10th, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Technologies|Comments Off on Transpacific continuous data encryption success at 100Gbps

How continuous software updates (Agile) is coming to Telco

If continuous software updates makes sense on PCs, tablets and phones regularly, why should it be any different for telecom nodes that handle mobile broadband traffic for entire cities? To provide continuous software updates, one must provide both continuous delivery and continuous deployment. These two terms are sometimes confused [...]

2017-10-06T12:55:07+00:00 Oct 9th, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Technologies|Tags: |Comments Off on How continuous software updates (Agile) is coming to Telco

The Road to 5G and the Gigabit LTE milestone

Gigabit LTE is an important milestone for operators as they are progressing on the road towards 5G. Achieving Gigabit LTE is a big challenge for operators, as it requires additional licensed spectrum that in most cases is limited. A previous survey showed that only 16% of global operators can achieve [...]

2017-09-04T12:53:19+00:00 Sep 4th, 2017|Categories: Feature Stories, Technologies|Tags: |Comments Off on The Road to 5G and the Gigabit LTE milestone

What is a REST interface and what are its benefits?

Here is a summary of what you need to know about REST: REST is an acronym for Representational State Transfer REST is an architecture style for designing networked applications. The idea is that, rather than using complex mechanisms such as CORBA, RPC or SOAP to connect between machines, simple HTTP [...]

2017-06-16T13:58:06+00:00 Jun 16th, 2017|Categories: Technologies|Tags: |Comments Off on What is a REST interface and what are its benefits?

We want IoT…but what is it? – IoT Maturity across business sectors

While virtually all business leaders (98 percent) have an understanding of the Internet of Things (IoT), many are unclear of the exact definition of IoT and what it means for their business. So says a new study from Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company focusing on IoT maturity across business [...]

2017-03-08T12:00:16+00:00 Mar 13th, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Feature Stories, Technologies|Tags: , , |Comments Off on We want IoT…but what is it? – IoT Maturity across business sectors

How to secure IoT devices to protect your Enterprise Networks

 Secure IoT devices is not a luxury any more. Recent news headlines describe hackers intrusions into otherwise strong, well-defended networks. These hackers targeted low-profile, low-value network components like CCTV and DVRs Internet of Things (IoT) devices. So why is IoT becoming the target of choice for skilled hackers? Well, vendors do not [...]

2017-03-08T10:07:10+00:00 Mar 7th, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Feature Stories, Technologies|Tags: , |Comments Off on How to secure IoT devices to protect your Enterprise Networks

Internet of Things (IoT) Cellular Connectivity Primer – Terms and Standards

Internet of things (IoT) is a very hot topic but to understand it, one needs to understand also the IoT cellular connectivity terms and standards. According to the World Economy Forum (WEF),  IoT is likely to be the next major value opportunity across industries. The number of connected devices, which enable [...]

2017-02-17T09:09:20+00:00 Feb 28th, 2017|Categories: Feature Stories, Technologies|Tags: |Comments Off on Internet of Things (IoT) Cellular Connectivity Primer – Terms and Standards

Why use NETCONF/YANG when you can use SNMP and CLI?

The main usage of NETCONF is to configure devices. But wait! We have been doing that for many-many years and we know the advantages and disadvantages of using SNMP and CLI to configure devices and networks. Do we really need  another protocol? To answer that question, let's take a closer [...]

2016-10-25T13:41:41+00:00 Oct 25th, 2016|Categories: Technologies|Comments Off on Why use NETCONF/YANG when you can use SNMP and CLI?

Wireless Transmission Enterprise Connectivity – Bandwidth on Demand Realized with SDN

Following the previous article that discussed the importance of SDN for Wireless Transmission networks, it is time to focus on a specific problem of Wireless Transmission and see how it can be solved with SDN. The problem selected is Bandwidth on Demand for Enterprise connectivity. Let's start with how enterprises [...]

2017-02-17T09:44:55+00:00 Apr 28th, 2015|Categories: Technologies, Use Cases|Tags: , |Comments Off on Wireless Transmission Enterprise Connectivity – Bandwidth on Demand Realized with SDN

Wireless Transmission – The importance of SDN for simpler management

Wireless Transmission Challenges Wireless Transmission faces new unprecedented challenges as a result of adoption of cloud services, the dramatic increase of video usage, the increase of device mobility as people use now more their smartphones than desktops and the gradual realization of "Internet of Things". The two main challenges that [...]

2017-02-17T09:35:14+00:00 Apr 23rd, 2015|Categories: Technologies, Use Cases|Tags: , |Comments Off on Wireless Transmission – The importance of SDN for simpler management
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