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LightRiver Releases “netFLEX Circle of Life” Video in New Demo-Jam Series

By |2019-05-03T14:15:23-04:00May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Network, network automation, network growth, network operators, Network Solutions, SDN, Software Defined Networking, telecom video, Video, Video On Demand|Tags: , , |

The netFLEX® platform is, and has always been, a multi-vendor optical transport domain network controller. Learn more by watching (and listening to!) the new LightRiver Demo-Jam, the "netFLEX Circle of Life" If you enjoyed LightRiver's first netFLEX Demo-Jam on the netFLEX Circuit Analysis Tool, you're in for a treat as you check out the second in [...]

EdgeConneX Enables On-demand Cloud Services with Megaport

By |2019-03-19T22:01:30-04:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: Application, cloud, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, General, Multi cloud, SDN, Software Defined Networking|Tags: , , , , |

Megaport Elastic Cloud Connectivity Now Available in EdgeConneX's Denver Data Center Enterprises are looking for ways to drive opportunities that reduce operational costs, increase control over workloads, and leverage multiple cloud services. As a pioneer in edge data center development, EdgeConneX®  customers now have additional scalable, on-demand connectivity options with access to Megaport’s  dynamic Software Defined Network. By [...]

LightRiver Debuts First netFLEX “Demo-Jam”

By |2019-03-19T10:13:02-04:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: LightRiver, Network, network automation, Optical Networking, SDN, software, Software Defined Networking, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, telecom video, Telecommunications, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Every problem has a solution and every solution has an outcome, however in most cases the time it takes to get from the problem to solution and outcome is extensively time consuming. That’s where LightRiver’s netFLEX® Circuit Analysis Tool (CAT)TM comes into play. When a service impact in the optical transport domain occurs today, technician time [...]

Telecom Ramblings Shines Industry Spotlight on LightRiver COO

By |2019-03-12T16:45:11-04:00March 12th, 2019|Categories: c-level, JSA Clients, LightRiver, network automation, Network Solutions, Optical Networking, SDN, software, Software Defined Networking, telecom industry blog, telecom interview, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

LightRiver COO Travis Ewert Talks to Telecom Ramblings' Rob Powell in This Week's Industry Spotlight In case you missed it yesterday, be sure to read Telecom Ramblings' latest "Industry Spotlight," which features Travis Ewert, Chief Operating Officer of LightRiver and expert on network automation. Per the article,  "The rise of SDN and network automation has created [...]

LightRiver’s netFLEX® Takes Home 2019 Lightwave Innovation Award

By |2019-03-06T11:36:02-04:00March 6th, 2019|Categories: awards, jsa blog, Mike Jonas, Network, network operators, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, SDN, Software Defined Networking, technology award, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

LightRiver’s netFLEX® is Award Recipient in 2019 Lightwave Innovation Reviews Program 2019 has been an amazing year already for our friends at LightRiver! Following its exciting PTC'19 win for the Best Network Intelligence Innovation award, today the company announces it has been recognized as an award recipient in the 2019 Lightwave Innovation Reviews program for netFLEX [...]

New E-book from 165 Halsey Street on 2019 Data Center Trends

By |2019-02-15T13:59:52-04:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: 5G, AI, big data, cloud, Data Center, ebooks, edge, hybrid cloud, hybrid cloud, SDN, Security, Software Defined Networking, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

"The Data Center in 2019: Hot Technologies and Trends" E-book Now Available for Download  Death of the Data Center? Hardly. The Data Center in 2019 remains a significant part of enterprise IT.  165 Halsey Street, a dedicated 1.2 million square foot data center/colocation/telecom carrier hotel offering affordable space, power and interconnection services, has released its latest [...]

Congratulations to LightRiver and all 2019 PTC Innovation Award Recipients

By |2019-01-23T14:36:44-04:00January 23rd, 2019|Categories: awards, Mike Jonas, Network, Network Solutions, SDN, Software Defined Networking, technology award, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom conference, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

LightRiver takes home the 2019 PTC Innovation award for 'Best Network Intelligence Innovation' Much excitement was in the air at the PTC'19 Innovation Awards Gala held yesterday evening as ten organizations received the honor of accepting awards in recognition of their important technology innovations. Of those ten organizations, we are proud to especially recognize our esteemed [...]

eStruxture Partners with Megaport, Providing Direct, Multi-cloud Connectivity to Its Customers

By |2018-11-27T12:52:28-04:00November 27th, 2018|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, Global Telecommunications, IaaS, Multi cloud, SaaS, SDN, Software Defined Networking, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

In a world where excelling at core competencies while also enhancing customer choice has become a critical component of success in the telecom space, eStruxture, a pan-Canadian provider of network and cloud-neutral data center solutions, is certainly striking the right balance. Today, the company announced a partnership with Megaport, a global network-as-a-service provider, to deliver enhanced [...]

New Software Upgrade Announced for LightRiver’s netFLEX®

By |2018-06-26T09:45:11-04:00June 26th, 2018|Categories: cloud, Cloud Platform, Global Telecommunications, Internet, IoT, LightRiver, network operators, Network Solutions, SDN, software, Software Defined Networking, Software-as-a-Service, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Multivendor Optical Domain Controller Upgrade 3.8.0 Boosts DWDM & Ethernet Visibility LightRiver Software, a pioneer and leader in multivendor optical network automation and control, has expanded its RedHat Linux Server features set, DWDM and DCI capabilities and Carrier Ethernet enhanced visibility. The company's new netFLEX® software release 3.8.0 leverages the most widely deployed server OS to [...]

LightRiver Turns 20!

By |2018-03-15T15:25:20-04:00March 15th, 2018|Categories: business expansion, Factory Built Network, General, global expansion, SDN, Software Defined Networking, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom marketing, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

20-Year Milestone Marks an Exciting Time of Expansions, Enhanced Service Offerings, and Innovation Happy anniversary to The LightRiver Companies, the premier optical network integration solution provider for next generation, multi-vendor, Factory Built Networks® and netFLEX®, Transport Domain Orchestration Software solutions! This month, the company is celebrating its 20-year anniversary. Founded in 1998, LightRiver offers a multi-vendor [...]

A Second Serving of SD-WAN: Datavision Partners with Silver Peak

By |2018-01-30T17:38:36-04:00January 30th, 2018|Categories: Network, SDN, software, technology trends, Telecom, telecom news blog|Tags: , , |

Datavision is taking the SDN world by storm! The networking consultant just made its second SD-WAN partnership announcement in less than a week, days after releasing news about its collaboration with 128 Technology. This week’s headline? Datavision is enhancing its portfolio with an advanced SD-WAN solution from Silver Peak, the global leader in broadband and hybrid [...]

CENX Opens the Gateway to True Network Automation for Tier 1 CSP

By |2018-01-24T13:52:43-04:00January 23rd, 2018|Categories: 5G, AI, Big Data analytics, CENX, General, NFV, SDN, Software Defined Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

CENX, a global leader in next-generation service assurance software has been selected by a leading Tier 1 Communication Service Provider (CSP) to serve as the single source of service assurance for wireless, wireline and cloud environments, facilitating a transition to full automation across the CSP’s global network. The latest iteration of the CENX software, CENX 7, which [...]

LightRiver Welcomes New netFLEX® Encryption Feature

By |2017-11-07T09:08:09-04:00November 7th, 2017|Categories: jsa blog, JSA Clients, LightRiver, Mike Jonas, Network, SDN, Security, Software Defined Networking, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Coming on the heels of LightRiver’s acquisition of Unique Computer Services, which included the industry-leading product, netFLEX®, is the announcement of a newly accessible encrypted wavelength feature within the software. If you aren’t familiar with netFLEX®, the product enables transport network operators of all shapes and sizes to efficiently provision and manage anything from just a [...]

LightRiver Announces Exciting Acquisition, Expands Software Capabilities

By |2017-06-06T16:04:33-04:00June 6th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business expansion, business investment, business strategy, Factory Built Network, JSA Clients, LightRiver, M&A, Network, Network Solutions, SDN, software, Software Defined Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

LightRiver Software, Inc., along with sister company, LightRiver Technologies, Inc., the leader in Factory Built Network® design and commissioning of multi-vendor packet optical networks, announced a big move today - the acquisition of Unique Computer Services, Inc., a pioneer and industry leader in the development and support of multi- vendor, transport network systems software, with hundreds of [...]

Faction Takes the Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Market by Storm

By |2017-04-13T20:53:20-04:00April 13th, 2017|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, enterprise, Faction, hybrid cloud, Multi cloud, SDN, service providers, Software Defined Networking|

Faction has been busy over the past few months. In December, the company released its Faction Internetwork eXchange (FIX), which enables zero configuration multi-cloud and hybrid cloud solutions. One month later, Faction started the year off with $11 million in funding for cloud innovation and continued company growth, followed by two new patents from the U.S. [...]

CENX to Provide Closed-Loop Intelligence Across Multiple Verizon Platforms, Boosting NFV Service Assurance

By |2017-02-28T15:31:07-04:00February 28th, 2017|Categories: 4G, Big Data analytics, carrier ethernet, CENX, Ethernet, Internet Protocols, Mobile backhaul, Network Function Virtualization, SDN, Service Assurance, Software Defined Networking, telecom news, Verizon|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

CENX, a next-gen software company offering service assurance solutions for mobile, wireline and cloud data center service providers, announced a new partnership with Verizon at Mobile World Congress.   CENX will deliver a unified view of the state of physical and virtual components across multiple Verizon networks and data centers, boosting NFV service assurance with end-to-end visibility. [...]