Kevin Woods

Open-Source-Benefits

Don’t Be Afraid of Open Source

Open source is arguably one of the hottest trends in tech these days and in the networking space specifically. This week we heard about IBM’s huge acquisition of Red Hat, and recently we’ve seen...

Best Startup Award 2018 – SDN NFV World Congress

Best Startup Award 2018: SDN NFV World Congress

Last week at the SDN NFV World Congress show we were honoured to receive the Best Startup award for 2018. I’d like to mention some of the reasons why we believe Lumina Networks was selected, and...

Getting Could Ready

What Does Cloud-Ready Mean?

I’m sure you’ve heard the question, “It is cloud-ready?” Is there any real substance to this question? Or is cloud-ready just another marketing term used by the vendors? At Lumina Networks, we...

Linux Foundation Announces New Networking Fund for Open Source

Linux Foundation Announces New Networking Fund for Open Source

Lumina Networks is proud to announce its Founding Gold-level membership for the Linux Foundation’s new networking fund. This is a major consolidation of LF’s networking projects into a larger...

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SD-Core: Do Operators Really Want to Evolve Their MPLS Networks?

During our recent webinar hosted by SDxCentral on SD-Core, we took a survey of interest on SD-Core and polled the audience on some of their preferences in where SD-Core will be applied. What is...

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Service Providers Are Betting on Open Source Software Networking

The service provider market is undergoing earth-shaking changes. These changes impact the way that applications for consumers and business users are deployed in the network and cloud as well as...

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From Open Source to Product: A Look Inside the Sausage-Making Factory

I’ve spent the last few months working closely with the OpenDaylight and OpenStack developer teams here at Brocade and I’ve gained a heightened appreciation for how hard it is to turn a giant pile...