Digital Transformation Hub

February 1, 2017


Migrating from Legacy TDM Networks to the Cisco Transport Network Modernization Solution

Some of our recent blog posts, A Requirements Checklist for the Next Generation Transport Network and The Next-Generation Transport Network: Solution Options discussed the business requirements you should consider before selecting a modernization solution and the technology options currently available to modernize aging transport networks. In the post, we’ll delve into the Cisco solution and […]

December 9, 2016


The Next-Generation Transport Network: Solution Options

There are a number of options for modernizing your transport network, including native TDM switching over the optical transport network (OTN), a complete overlay network with routers and DWDM, and finally migrating to packet optical using circuit emulation (CEM). Each option has value, but the value depends on your end goal. In a previous post, […]

November 14, 2016


How Programmable Networks are Enabling the Internet of Things

Smartphones may have become ubiquitous, but the demand for internet connections shows no sign of slowing down. In fact, the opposite is true: the growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly boosting the number of devices that need a connection.

November 11, 2016


Unleashing the Next Generation of Virtual Networks

There was a time when launching a virtual network meant creating an mobile virtual network operator (MVNO). From enabling access to the network, to launching the brand, to developing a customer base – everything took its time. But the growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) is now changing all that. The number of potential […]

November 9, 2016


Avoiding Physical and Digital Traffic Jams

New developments in traffic management are starting to end digital traffic jams by harnessing data from sensors on roads and vehicles.

November 4, 2016


Why the Future of Networking is Self-Service

Top digital brands today move fast. Their products can be accessed and adjusted on demand, through self-service portals. From configuring cable TV to tweaking a cloud hosting package, people expect to be able to do things online – and that their choices will take effect immediately. Until recently, service providers haven’t been held to the […]

November 2, 2016


Welcome to the Networking App Store

Modern network technology makes lots of things possible: more efficient data transport, advanced analytics, better security, and more. But turning these features into profitable services has always been a challenge. Established ways of configuring services, which involve custom coding and manual processes, are cumbersome and time-consuming at the best of times. And the way the […]

October 31, 2016


We’re All in the App Business Now

If you thought that the internet has come to dominate our lives, you should see what’s coming next. More web users and devices, faster broadband speeds and the continuing explosion of video are all contributing to global digital transformation.

October 20, 2016


A new paradigm for dealing with illegal redistribution of content

Online video piracy is growing and becoming one of the most significant threats facing Pay TV service providers. With a prior focus on low-resolution streaming through web sites that were notoriously riddled with inappropriate advertising and malware, streaming piracy has transformed to match consumer demand for high definition multiscreen delivery. In the past pirate streaming […]