SDN: Breaking it Down

Jun 2, 2014 by Mark Durrett

Although the breakthroughs in virtualization and automation originated in the cloud datacenter environment, service providers and network operators will clearly benefit from the programmability offered by Software-Defined Networking (SDN). This is the crux of the white paper SDN Enables Virtualization and Automation authored by Overture Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President, R&D Prayson Pate.

Tags: TIA, events, SDN
Category: Overture Update

Update from TIA 2013 - The Future of the Network

Oct 14, 2013 by Prayson Pate

The Federal government may be in a partial shutdown but TIA 2013 "The Future of the Network" was up and running last week in Washington DC.  Here are some observations from the show.




Carrier Ethernet shows it’s still hot at TIA 2011 in Dallas

May 19, 2011 by Mark Durrett

The TIA is back in the live event business with a new event called “TIA 2011: Inside the Network.”

And I’m here in Grapevine, TX, just outside Dallas, soaking it all in and looking for signs of intelligent Carrier Ethernet life. With this new event, TIA has the chance to cast away its old baggage and the ghosts of SuperComm-GlobalComm-NexComm-WhateverComm past.

Tags: Event, TIA