Cloud Network

Drivenets blog “Network cloud” has become a buzz phrase lately. A paradigm shift is needed, and this shift is towards building a network like a cloud – the network cloud.

Read more
Is There an Afterlife Following the “End of Life” Notice?

A couple of weeks ago, I stumbled upon an “end of life” (EoL) notification released by one of the incumbent...

Read more
The Emergence of the New Network Edge

There is a lot of discussion about that elusive “network edge” and what that means as enterprises and service providers...

Read more
Why the Cloud Doesn’t Matter

… and what does this have to do with the NYC subway system? Cloud technology services look like they’ve always been...

Read more
Network Sustainability Bites…

There are lots of topics discussed today under the term “sustainability.” I will try to touch a few network-related “flavors”...

Read more
Scaling Out Your Network, Without Headaches, by Scaling

When thinking about scaling out your network, infrastructure and services, a big headache is usually what comes into mind. We live...

Read more
Subscribe
to our newsletter

Sign up to get the latest news and insights.

Don’t Let Your Network End Up Just a “Dumb Pipe”

“It’s all pipes! What is the difference?!” argued George, in one of my all-time favorite Seinfeld episodes. This is  a phrase...

Read more
Do You Have a Woodpecker in Your Network?

Recently I had the opportunity to meet astronaut Don Thomas, who from 1994 to 1997, served on four space shuttle...

Read more
5 Takeaways from MWC 22

5G, metaverse, cloud, people and more It’s been three years! Three long and strange years since I was last in Barcelona...

Read more
5G: Is There a Killer “App” on the Loose?

A good murder mystery unfolds backwards. The timeline of both crime and investigation is reconstructed as it goes forward. The great ones...

Read more
Breaking the Ceiling for Better Networks: Our Hands-on Experience (Part 3)

Hands-on experience never ends.  And even though some people may have negative reactions to it, truth is that it brings...

Read more
Network Capacity and Service Growth: The Struggle

It’s time to look at this *struggle* in a different way, and solve it like hyperscalers… or better yet, like...

Read more
Network Brightness on the Edge of Town?

It’s been noted a few weeks ago that singer and songwriter Bruce Springsteen sold his music rights to Sony Entertainment...

Read more
Network Transformation Predictions from the Experts

“Looking ahead” became the new norm for today’s society, as we adapt and adjust to the ever-evolving reality around us....

Read more
Don’t Settle. Make a Difference.

You know those situations when it’s just clear that, a moment later, the scene will change? For me, it is...

Read more
Are You in Control of Your Network?

Enes Kanter plays center position for the famous Boston Celtics basketball team. He is a Swiss-born, Turkish immigrant to the...

Read more
Radical Network Change: from Future Plans to Actual Deployment

Sterling Perrin, one of the top analysts in the telecom sector, carried out an in-depth research with network operators around...

Read more
A Slice of Cloud: Implementing Network Slicing with Network Cloud

Network slicing is much more than just a fancy name for VPN… While this is a concept introduced decades ago, it...

Read more
Up & Beyond: The Evolution of Network Operating Systems

Microsoft recently announced their new Windows 11 Operating System (OS) upgrade, encouraging users to “utilize the power of the cloud...

Read more
How to read a sponsored TCO analysis

Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) – the easy (and the hard) way TCO analysis is the right tool to evaluate the...

Read more
KGPCo Study: Network Cloud vs Monolithic Solutions – The Operational Results

In some of my previous posts, I focused on the advantages and benefits of applying disaggregation to high-scale networks. Now,...

Read more
It’s the Data Plane, Stupid!

Control and user plane separation (CUPS) has been around for a while. In any type of network, current networking and...

Read more
How Can You Enhance Your Networking Skillset?

Networks are back on the world’s technology map. But the brains, arms and legs behind them, the service providers’ network...

Read more
What is Network Cloud?

“Network cloud” has become a buzz phrase lately. This is happening as operators and cloud providers realize that the way...

Read more
Highly Available Network Infrastructure – DriveNets Network Cloud solution

When building a network infrastructure for mission-critical traffic, “carrier grade” means high availability Many years ago, when coming to define what...

Read more
Drivenets Network Cloud is Becoming the Industry Standard

How TIP proposed an architecture similar to DriveNets Network Cloud when seeking to solve traditional network challenges. I sometimes run an...

Read more
Webinar Recap – 5G Catalysts: Drivers of the Disaggregated 5G Edge Cloud

Last week, DriveNets and the independent analyst firm Futuriom held a joint webinar on the evolution of 5G networks and...

Read more
400Gbps is the New 100Gbps

While 400Gbps is not new, in 2021 it has become a mainstream connectivity building block, much like 100 Gbps was...

Read more
Unified Infrastructure for a Best-of-Breed Network

A DriveNets Network Cloud Multiservice Use Case One of the key characteristics of the DriveNets Network Cloud solution is that it’s...

Read more
New Network Cloud Cluster: NCP White Box Excites the Entire Village

I’ve dealt with various aspects of “product” throughout my career. I’ve tested it, developed it, managed it, marketed it, strategized...

Read more
The Four Steps to Build the Right Network Cloud: Disaggregate, Distribute, Containerize & Orchestrate

The benefits of the network cloud are well understood by communication service providers (CSPs) and hyperscale’s/cloud-providers. The first benefit is...

Read more