Stephanie Owyoung

5 Make-or-Break Factors of 5G Success

5 Make-or-Break Factors of 5G Success

Autonomous vehicles. Gigabit wireless broadband. Massive Internet of Things (IoT) installations with real-time decision-making at the edge. We don’t need to rehash all the reasons why 5G is a big...

SD-WAN and SD-Core: Understanding the Differences

When we talk with communications service providers (CSPs) about our SD-Core solution, one of the most common questions we get is, “Is this like SD-WAN?” The short answer is no, not at all, totally...

Tools for a Digital Transformation

Tools for a Digital Transformation

The difference between NFV, SDN, and Orchestration

End-to-End 5G-Ready-Application Placement and Heterogeneous Network Slicing

End-to-End 5G-Ready: Application Placement & Heterogeneous Network Slicing

As an industry, we often get caught up in the new technologies which will enable the last mile of 5G. Approaching Mobile World Congress (MWC), a show where the “new car smell” wafts from the...

Coffee Chat-4 Executives, Mobile World Congress, and More

Coffee Chat: 4 Executives, Mobile World Congress, and More

Sometimes the most interesting conversations happen over a coffee. With that in mind, we gave four Lumina executives a cup of coffee and one goal - explore what’s coming at Mobile World Congress...

Service Automation for Heterogeneous Networks

Service Automation for Heterogeneous Networks

Heading into a world of always-on and on-demand, service providers are rethinking their role in a 5G world. They need to meet expectations in an environment of declining revenues and antiquated...

Open Source 101-How to RFP an Open Source Project

Open Source 101: How to RFP an Open Source Project

Last week we highlighted some lessons learned on starting open source projects in your organization. In support of providing a springboard for your dive into open source, we need to address...

GSMA Taps Lumina as GSMA 100 Global Innovator

GSMA Taps Lumina as “GSMA 100” Global Innovator

Here at Lumina Networks, we’ve been preaching the gospel of open source, end-to-end network control for years. We believe that as more service providers geared up for their 5G rollouts, they’d...

Open Source 101-Tapping into the Value of Open Source

Open Source 101: Tapping into the Value of Open Source?

In last week’s blog Open Source 101: Why Bother? we highlighted why the service provider community is looking to open source to solve some of their network challenges. This week, we’ll continue...

Open Source 101-Why Bother

Open Source 101: Why Bother?

Not long ago, if you walked into a service provider organization and asked what people thought about open source, you’d get a lot of blank stares. You might run across engineers playing around...