Cost-effective Enterprise vCPE Platforms

Great technological advancements from the telecom industry are finally primed and ready to move into the enterprise sector. The massive network functions virtualization project is improving everyday bringing carrier-class networking on commodity x86 hardware. Up until the coming of SDN/NFV, Communication Service Provider have had to rely on specialized and often proprietary hardware installed at the …

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Enterprise/Carrier Grade VoIP: Session Border Controllers Running on Lanner’s Edge Computing Hardware

Background Insecure systems are breached by hackers at an increasingly alarming rate, and VoIP infrastructure is no exception. Companies everywhere are looking protect their communications, and currently the best possible security solution for session-based  communications(mostly SIP) is to utilize a SBC (Session Border Controller). Requirements Reliability Enterprise/Carriers require low-latency communications that are reliable, redundant and …

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SD-WAN Solutions first to demonstrate benefits of Software defined networks

All the ongoing effort towards NFV/SDN in the telecom and networking world is really starting to pay off, as companies can now easily deploy working software-defined WAN solutions using inexpensive ISP’s bandwidth coupled with industry standard x86 rackmount network appliances. SD-WAN solutions offer incredible benefits outside of the immediate savings in CAPEX, like exponentially faster …

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Evolve and Adapt: The Network Equipment Industry In The SDN Era

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It’s becoming harder for traditional network equipment vendors to compete with the freedom, low CAPEX and sheer flexibility that software-defined networks bring to the table. Proprietary hardware-based solutions from vendors are continuously losing out to open source software solutions deployed on top of much cheaper, open hardware like x86 network rackmount appliances. Linux, the largest …

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