segment routing

The Internet for the Future: Simple, Flexible, and Affordable

The legacy architecture has multiple layers that have created not only architectural silos. There is an opportunity to simplify this complex and redundant three-layer architecture. Rakuten Mobile takes this approach to use Segment Routing over IPv6 (SRv6) and Cisco Routed Optical Networking to add operational flexibility, enhance profitability, and improve time-to-market. The service provider would be using this to bring newer opportunities, including 5G and Internet of Things (IoT) offerings, to its enterprise customers.

October 14, 2020

DATA CENTER

Cisco Data Centers Segment Routing Traffic Engineering for Service Providers

We are entering a new Era moving to 5G in global pandemic As we move into the exciting era of 5G and witness an ever-growing number of new devices coming online, the transport network is finding its overall capacity tested in ways we’ve never seen before. Millions of mobile voice, data, and video users and […]

Segment Routing to the Power of IPv6

Segment Routing over IPv6 (SRv6) is on a roll. Discover how SRv6 enhances SR MPLS capabilities and brings scale to new heights.

How Latency Meets its Match with Network Slicing

Network Slicing is a key concept in 5G and a way to utilize the network in a more intelligent and cost-effective way than ever before.

Leading the Way in 5G xHaul

Over the last few years, we’ve invested heavily in bringing the benefits that make Cisco worldwide market share leaders in Core and Edge Routing deeper into the network. Our service provider-focused IOS-XR operating system and other advancements now let us reach all the way to the cell site router, right where the wireless customer hits the ground. And we’ve gone one step further by creating a flexible transport solution that integrates fronthaul and backhaul networks, combining the various wireless and wired technology into a packet-based SDN for 5G. This xHaul portfolio is at the core of our converged, end-to-end packet infrastructure, from the access layer into the application, wherever it may reside.

Build a New Service Edge with the ASR 9000

Discover how the latest ASR 9000 innovations can help you build a service-oriented edge for the future.

January 28, 2020

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

XR7, Not Just Another Release

Find out why IOS XR7 is more than just a mere new release — Its noteworthy evolutions make it simple, modern, trustworthy, and cloud-enhanced.

Equinix Segment Routing-powered network delivers increased value to its customers

Segment Routing (SR) is a flexible and scalable way of performing source routing. Discover why and how Equinix is leveraging Segment Routing in its network.