Menu

EKINOPS en français

WELCOME TO

EKINOPS BLOG

Agility is the Goal and Lack of it the Handbrake

When looking at the virtualization landscape in its broader sense I can’t help seeing that the real problem is agility or rather lack of it. Take a look at SDN, whose main premise is to separate control from the data plane and thereby achieve high agility for its users. Same thing for NFV: abstract the software from the hardware and then combine and deploy software functions at will for high agility. So the operators, at least the bigger ones who have the least agility, are investing megabucks to deliver on the twin promises of SDN and NFV. What’s frustrating for them is that they are doing so lamentably slowly and in a decidedly non-agile manner. In a sense it’s not so surprising. In effect, the operators are trying to re-engineer 15 years of painstakingly built managed services processes in a very short period of time. And they are doing so using a combination of new operational and ma
Looking ahead to 2018, Pravin Mirchandani, CMO, OneAccess Networks, anticipates a year of challenge and opportunity for operators. Europe Starts to Get Serious about Virtualization After a long period of experimenting with virtualization technology i
EKINOPS explores the intersection between virtualization, 5G and satellite communications, highlighting how a recent technology breakthrough will deliver additional value for satcom providers, CSPs and end-users alike. 5GPP, the EU body charged with
With backing from major NFV/SDN projects and industry organizations, NETCONF, the client/server protocol designed to configure network devices more clearly and effectively, will soon become ubiquitous. Operators who migrate to NETCONF can both future
A collection of thoughts has been spinning in my head over the last few weeks based on various customer visits, presentations and panel debates I have seen or participated in recently and they have collectively formed into a common notion, that of di
Operators should start their NFV charm offensive now says Pravin Mirchandani, CMO, EKINOPS. Surprisingly few of today’s conversations about NFV address how a virtualized infrastructure will benefit end-user businesses. If operators and CSPs want to b
his blog will provide a quick introduction and comparison of some of the available acceleration technologies common on white-box CPE, sometimes also referred to as “universal CPE” or uCPE. Classical premises equipment has traditionally relied on spec
One of the big attractions of NFV is that it gives operators a chance to break free of single vendor contracts and establish greater control over the future development of their networks. Genuinely ‘open NFV’ gives operators the ability to change tac

Latest News

  • EKINOPS supplies TurkNet with country-wide, high-speed network upgrade

    EKINOPS (Euronext Paris - FR0011466069 – EKI), a leading supplier of optical transport equipment and router solutions, today announces that TurkNet, Turkey’s leading gigabit internet service provider (ISP), has chosen Ekinops’ FlexRate optical transport solutions to significantly upgrade its core network, which provides businesses and individuals with uncapped high-speed broadband services across the country’s key cities.

     
  • EKINOPS successfully enters the 10G access market

    EKINOPS (Euronext Paris - FR0011466069 – EKI), a leading supplier of advanced networking solutions for service providers and global enterprises, today announces its first major 10Gb/s access win in Europe with a seven-figure contract.

     
  • EKINOPS obtains additional financing in the form of a €12 million state-guaranteed loan

    EKINOPS (Euronext Paris - FR0011466069 – EKI), a leading supplier of telecommunications solutions for telecom operators, has drawn up a term sheet with its bank partners with a view to obtaining a new €12 million credit facility.

     

EKINOPS Worldwide

EKINOPS EMEA & APAC
Telephone +33 (0)1 77 71 12 00

EKINOPS AMERICAS
Telephone 800-670-2618

 

E-MAIL ALERTS

Receive automatically EKINOPS information in your inbox!