Serro Expands into Southern California – CEO Letter

Word Count: 205 As the market further accelerates into the automation era, we’re in a notable position where our unique skill set enables our team to grow alongside our various projects. We’re at the heart of Silicon Valley, the epicenter of innovative technological advances.  So our thought process was: why expand into another market when eventually ...
 

How to Build an Operational ONAP Amsterdam Lab, using Two Methods: OpenStack Ocata and OPNFV Euphrates

Word Count, 1,411 Welcome to the new blog series comprising of ONAP, OPNFV, OpenStack, and the components of Open Networking. This blog (part 2 of 3) is about how we implemented and deployed a working ONAP Amsterdam lab. We deployed ONAP Amsterdam using two methods – one on plain OpenStack Ocata, and one on OPNFV Euphrates. ...
 

Building an ONAP Lab – ONAP Amsterdam using OpenStack Ocata and OPNFV Euphrates

Word Count: 938 Welcome to the new blog series part 1 of 3 comprising of ONAP, OPNFV, OpenStack, and the components of Open Networking. This blog is about building and deploying a working ONAP lab, to test out its components and services. It has been five months in the making – not five months to write ...
 

[ ServiceNow ] How to Merge Tickets within ServiceNow

Word Count: 1,004 Introduction Have you ever wondered how a feature or backend script that merges incidents/tickets within ServiceNow is done? Often, users open a ticket through an email, then later, follow up (with the same ticket) via another email which results in creating a new ticket in ServiceNow. Visualize this mess, and you will be saddled ...
 

[ OpenDaylight | ODL ] BGPCEP Project As a Solution for Path Computation

Word Count: 467 The topic of today’s blog post is BGPCEP project as a solution for path computation. “BGPCEP project is an effort to bring two south-bound plugins into the controller: one for supporting BGP Linkstate Distribution as a source of L3 topology information, the other one to add support for Path Computation Element Protocol as ...
 

[ OpenDaylight | ODL ] Documentation: Juniper Network’s Ethernet VPN (EVPN) Configuration with Network Intent Composition (NIC)

Word Count: 1,091 The topic of today’s blog post is Juniper’s Ethernet VPN (EVPN) configuration and management within the OpenDaylight (ODL) Network Intent Composition (NIC) project. A major objective of this project is parallel management and configuration of EVPN within a series of Juniper switches and exposed information regarding hosts, bridges, VLANs, and services. Therefore, the ...
 

[ OpenDaylight | ODL ] How to Peer an OpenDaylight BGPCEP Instance with the BGP Test Tool

Word Count: 661 Note: The following blog post is highly technical and intended for ODL Developers with interest in the OpenDaylight Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) plugin. This blog post has been written with ODL developers in mind, especially those who would like to start contributing to the OpenDaylight Border Gateway Path Computation Element Protocol (BGPCEP) project. At ...
 

[ VXLAN ]: Are VXLANs Really the Future of Data Center Networks?

Word Count: 636 Fun fact: At a recent networking conference I attended, a poll was taken and it was discovered that more people in the room knew what country Oslo was the capital of than those that knew how VxLAN works. Oslo is the capital of Norway by the way. Why VXLAN was Created In all traditional ...