PCE and PCEP Overview


In the last blog, I briefly mentioned about PCE and how BGP-LS can be used as one of the ways to collect the topology information. In this blog we will explore more about PCE, the problems it tries to solve and different elements of PCE. But before we go any deeper, I do want to […]

Yet Another new BGP NLRI: BGP-LS

Fig.2 BGP-LS

Yes, that’s right, we have another new BGP NLRI: BGP-LS. In this post we will be looking at BGP with Link State (LS) extension which is an integral part of the Carrier SDN strategy. We will look at why we need BGP-LS, its internals and its applications. What I won’t cover is things like do we need SDN?, […]

HTIRW: That Big Number Database in the Sky

As we come close to ending this rather long running series on how the Internet really works (because I’m certain you’re about bored of this series, and ready for me to talk about something else!), I’d like to discuss three more topics I think are really important to the Internet’s operation on a day to […]

NFV and OPNFV: Getting Down to Business at ONS 2015


NFV and OPNFV approaches, experiences and challenges in Service Provider networks is an important area of coverage at the upcoming Open Networking Summit 2015 (ONS2015), the premier SDN and NFV conference, held June 14-18 in Silicon Valley, USA. View the detailed program agenda, distinguished speakers and register now! Use the code PACKETPUSHERS to get a 15% discount for ONS2015 registration and save $240.