The 3 building blocks for automating any network

June 28, 2019By NetYCE

  Hi all, This blog will explain the 3 core building blocks within the netYCE framework that allow you to automate any Network, from any Vendor and for any type of Change. And consequently enable you to build endless network automation solutions and use -cases. These 3 concepts are: 1. Runtime automation 2. Data-driven Automation … Read More

Let’s talk about Network Automation. It’s misunderstood.

March 6, 2019By Wim

  Hi all, For a while now, I wanted to write about networking automation. I see a lot of different views on this market and a lot of confusion. As this can really impact your business, you want to make the right decisions and investments going forward. I have been working in the network automation … Read More

My thoughts on the TM Catalyst

March 29, 2017By Wim

Earlier this year we decided to be part of the TM Forum Catalyst Program with BT and Rabobank as our sponsors. In our project “Hybrid Network Orchestration Platform Use Cases”, we will demonstrate how to dramatically change the way operators can do business by means of closed-loop automation for hybrid networks and with seamless Assurance & … Read More

Why automating networks doesn’t have to be scary

October 28, 2016By Wim

. There seems to be a common fear amongst network engineers when talking about network automation. In itself, this is understandable as network engineers understand the complexities and diversities of networking as no other. But if you adopt the approach that netYCE offers you, there is really nothing to worry. In fact, it turns out … Read More

Automating Networks – Stop talking about Technology!

September 30, 2016By NetYCE

. Even with all the buzz and hype over the last few years circulating network automation, only a few companies seem to realize the true benefits of proper end-to-end network automation from both a business and technology standpoint. Looking closer, there is a crucial topic not addressed in the many discussions on network automation. It … Read More

Taking SDN to the next level?

May 8, 2014By Wim

A lot has been said and written on Software Defined Networking and it’s great to see networking finally taking a step to mature. After 25 years of vendor-specific, proprietary solutions and CLI variations, it’s big step forward to see vendors move to standards as to how to communicate with devices and introduce virtualization for networking … Read More

Why start a blog on network automation?

March 31, 2014By Wim

Why indeed one may ask start a blog on network automation. But the better question actually is; why start a network automation company? Because that’s what got me started in the first place. To answer this, I have to take you back to the year 2000, when I started to work on several networking projects … Read More