Category Archives: SDN

The Internet is Broken: A Look at IPsec Overlays, Sessions and the 128T Networking Platform Solution

Overlay networks and IPsec overlays have added complexity, making our networks too fragile and too expensive to deliver the security, control and agility needed to handle cloud, mobile, and IoT applications. In this blog, we’ll take a look at the challenges presented by IPsec overlays, the importance of being session-aware, and how the 128T Networking…

Fix the Router, Fix the Network: The 128T Networking Platform Solution

Which metaphor best describes your network infrastructure? An original equipment manufactured engine purring along like it’s run less than 10,000 miles? Or a patchwork of after- market parts running a little rough and you’re wondering what each new rattle or ping really means? If you were honest, it would be the latter – and you’re…

Datavision Enhances its Portfolio with an Advanced SD-WAN Solution from Silver Peak

Datavision Enhances its Portfolio with an Advanced SD-WAN Solution from Silver Peak  Frenchtown, NJ – January 29, 2018— Datavision, the industry leading SDN-powered end-to-end networking consultant, announces a partnership with Silver Peak, the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions. With distributed IT implementations on the rise, end users seek cost effective ways to…

Discussing 2018 Networking Trends at Metro Connect 2018: SD-WAN, Edge Computing, 5G & More

How’s the new year treating you so far? We’re starting 2018 off strong by heading to Miami next week to discuss SD-WAN, edge computing, 5G and other next-gen technologies at Metro Connect. Starting January 29, we’ll join 275+ metro fiber providers, financial services companies and other industry players to brainstorm on everything metro — from…

Datavision Partners with 128 Technology to Offer SD-WAN Solution

Datavision Partners with 128 Technology to Offer SD-WAN Solution Frenchtown, NJ — January 23, 2018 — Datavision, a network integration and consultancy company focused on network transformation, announces a partnership with 128 Technology, the Session Smart routing company, to offer the software-based 128T Networking Platform (128T) for the deployment of SD-WAN and other next-generation solutions….

Operationalizing IT Services: SDN Federation/Operability Orchestration

In enterprise network and datacenter environments, the management of networking devices is still highly vendor specific with multiple element management systems communicating with, and controlling their respective families of devices. With the advent of “open” approaches driving the replacement of these devices with commodity hardware, the cost of that replacement relegates that approach to a…

SDN In The Enterprise – Solving Real Problems

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In our previous blogs, we talked about the advent of software-defined networking (SDN)-based infrastructure: its benefits and pitfalls, how it has the power to transform networks across carriers and enterprises, and what you should do to prepare for deployment of an SDN-based solution. This week we want to take a look at a number of issues that,…

What can SDN and NFV do to help transform the back-office operations of your business and increase your agility? Part 2

[Uh-jil-i-tee]: n, the power of moving quickly and easily, the ability to think and draw conclusions quickly, intellectual acuity. Agility: We always look for it in athletics, the handling of the cars we drive, the way performers dance and move on a stage, and in the sense of intellectual prowess, the ability to think on…

What can SDN and NFV do to help transform the back-office operations of your business and increase your agility?

Part 1: Transformation [trans-fer-mey-shun]: n, A complete or major change in someone’s or something’s appearance, form, nature, etc. Transformation is occurring in many facets of the Communication Service Provider’s (CSP’s) network, product offerings, service definitions and business operations.  Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Function Virtualization (NFV) has been at the forefront as a catalyst…

How Do You Get Started With SDN?

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Software-defined networking (SDN) offers organizations the flexibility to serve customers more efficiently while also reducing operational expenditures. But before beginning a conversation about preparing your organization for SDN, you must first have a firm grasp of why deployment of SDN-based solutions is rapidly expanding. Here are some common drivers: It’s becoming difficult to meet user…