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Understanding LEAP Workflow Automation

Understanding LEAP Workflow Automation

For Service Providers striving to streamline efficiencies and provide unparalleled customer experiences, automating workflows is an important part of network enablement. By breaking down...

Three Network Automation Myths that Need Debunking Now

Three Network Automation Myths that Need Debunking Now

For the longest time, automating networks—especially multi-vendor, multi-domain networks—has been extraordinarily hard. While there...

Simplified Workflow Automation with LEAP

Product Updates Deliver Efficiencies by Automating Parallel Workflows

Traditionally, networks were only concerned with explicit instructions to move traffic from point A to point B without much concern for efficiency or abstraction, but networking has come a long...

Open Source Approaches to Traffic Engineering for Cloud

Open Source Approaches to Network Traffic Engineering for Cloud

If you’ve spent any time architecting or operating your organization’s network, you’re already intimately familiar with traffic engineering. What might be less familiar, however, is traffic...

Transport Network Management: A Multi-Vendor / Multi-Layer Case Study

Transport Network Management: A Multi-Vendor / Multi-Layer Case Study

  Transport Networks: The Situation Lumina recently started working on a transformation project for a Tier 2 telco in Europe (we’ll call them Telco X) with a pretty typical challenge -...

EANTC: Passing the Interoperability Test

EANTC: Passing the Interoperability Test

  As a software integration specialist for the industry’s leading open source network control company, I have had a front row seat to this industry transformation. Our role in multiple tier-1...

Teach Yourself OpenDaylight with NETCONF in 15 Minutes

Teach Yourself OpenDaylight with NETCONF in 15 Minutes

An Overview of OpenDaylight, NETCONF, and Yang OpenDaylight automatically generates a RestConf API for all syntax-valid yang models available to it, regardless of what southbound interface...

Understanding Segment Routing

What is Segment Routing?

  Segment Routing 101 In the networking world, unless you have been living under the proverbial rock, it's impossible to not have heard about Segment Routing, which in recent times has seen a...

How Open is Open Source? Watch Out for Hidden Hooks.

How Open is Open Source? Watch Out for Hidden Hooks.

Among the pain points we hear from our Service Provider customers, vendor lock-in—and the pricing and flexibility constraints that come with it—tops the list. It’s the reason so many standards...

Lumina SDN Controller Release: Keeping Pace with OpenDaylight

Lumina SDN Controller Release: Keeping Pace with OpenDaylight

The industry has long identified the importance of open source in transforming to more agile, multi-vendor networks. Whether leveraging open source to regain c ontrol of network innovation and b ...