Andrew Coward

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...

5G Digital Transformation

5G Digital Transformation: Closer to the Start of the Journey than the Finish

It’s been five years since I collected with industry thought leaders in Reykjavik, in the cold and the dark of an Icelandic winter. In that first 2020 Executive Summit, we together laid-out the...

The-Strange-Case-of-the-Hole-in-the-5G-Core-and-the-Missing-Startups

The Strange Case of the Hole in the 5G Core and the Missing Startups

Last week saw the Mobile World Congress event in Los Angeles – an industry jamboree to celebrate all things telecom and mobile. This year, however, behind the public announcements and excitement...

Software-Defined Networking (SDN) in the Real World

Software-Defined Networking (SDN) in the Real World

Over the last five years we’ve seen a lot of SDN technologies emerge – from the original Openflow switches, to the myriad of overlay technologies such as SD WAN, Contrail, Nuage, and more, not to...

Welcome to Lumina Networks

Welcome to Lumina Networks

Today Lumina Networks is launching through our acquisition of Brocade’s SDN Controller product family and the joining of its talented development and services engineers. We are truly thrilled...

Why Lumina Networks? Why Now?

Why Lumina Networks? Why Now?

The elusive promise of open software networking Software promised to eat the world, but networking has proved a little harder to digest. While applications and data centers have experienced...