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Open and Modular is the Next Thing for SD-WAN

How modular SD-WAN reduced TCO and allows for service providers to offer differentiated services instead of simply reselling an SD-WAN vendor's product

NETCONF and YANG – why you need it

How do you manage network devices? Still using scripting and CLIs? Then it's definately time to consider upgrading to a programmable management interface like NETCONF. This blog posts ask you four questions to help you understand if you need NETCONF and YANG.

如何迁移第二代 SD-WAN

用于在基于白盒硬件和开放虚拟化平台的 uCPE 上部署的第二代 SD-WAN 现在正在通信服务提供商和企业中获得成功,他们看到了灰盒 SD-WAN 的灵活且具有成本效益的替代方案。

计划在 UCPE 上部署 SD-WAN 占10分之7 !

在最近由 SDXCentral 组织的网络研讨会上,我们询问了如何在 uCPE 上部署 SD-WAN。 观众回答说他们已准备好迁移到基于 uCPE 的第二代 SD-WAN 解决方案。

SD-WAN - 企业的新支柱

SD-WAN  解决方案的好处对企业来说越加明显,市场正在快速增长。 了解背景以及此类解决方案如何帮助企业降低成本。

Meeting Jan Häglund – the new Chief Executive Officer of Enea

Tomas Hasselrot meets Jan Häglund and asks him about his view on Enea and the strategy looking forward.

构建灵活高效的 UCPE 平台的三个步骤

While SD-WAN is experiencing a serious hype, service providers have begun to show great interest in basing SD-WAN offerings on uCPE solutions. Why is this? Why do service providers take such an interest in uCPE?

Top 5 Predictions for 2019 - The Connected Society Coming of Age

As we move into 2019, many of the technologies and paradigm shifts that have been in discussion for several years - ranging from NFV to 5G - are moving from discussion and development into real deployments. The ever-connected society is coming of age, but with that also comes increased expectations regarding functionality, quality, and user experience.


Flexibility is key to keep CapEx low and shorten time-to-deployment when 5G operators start deploy 5G networks. A flexible runtime is an enabler of system flexibility. This blog post gives you five reasons why you need a flexible runtime platform for 5G RAN applications.

Enea Strengthens Partnership with Intel

Enea has been awarded Solution Plus Partner in the Intel Network Builders Winners’ Circle, recognized for industry leadership in technical innovation, meeting the industry’s transformational needs, and delivering open and flexible solutions optimized for Intel.

Network Transformation Award Winner

The virtualization software platform Enea NFV Access redefines the economics of uCPE and SD-WAN deployments. It is purpose-built for best-in-class networking characteristics and footprint – ideal for retail and point of sales scenarios.

Where is uCPE heading?

You don’t have to pick greyboxes for uCPE anymore, since whiteboxes with independent NFVi are now available. This enables new uCPE solutions with great technical capabilities and tremendously attractive economical conditions.

SD-WAN and uCPE: Solving the Economic Equation

Carriers, service providers and enterprises are desperately looking for affordable and manageable SD WAN and uCPE solutions in order to deliver the right function or service at the right performance. But how do they solve the economic equation?

Survey Result: The Most Important uCPE Requirements

In the cost sensitive vCPE/SD-WAN use cases, CSPs and enterprises rank open source based software and APIs, optimized for low-end whiteboxes, as their top two requirements.

3 good (technical) reasons to why you need an IP fast path

Why have Nokia, ARM, Cavium, Marvell and others invested in Open Fast Path (OFP), an open source project aiming to provide an accelerated IP stack implemented in Linux user space?

Enea Leading Lights 2018 Finalist: Most Innovative NFV Product Strategy

Light Reading just announced the 2018 shortlist for the Leading Lights Awards: Enea is a finalist in the Most Innovative NFV Product Strategy category. 


工业IoT以较低的成本实现了效率和生产力的巨大飞跃; 但也意味着大量的连接设备会输出大量的数据,这些数据必须经常实时地通过网络计算和传输。 提供足够的处理能力来处理所有这些数据是一个巨大的挑战。

Commercial NFV Value through Open Source

Enea’s commitment to the open source community not only advances development and deployment of NFV but brings great commercial value, with zero lock-in, multi-vendor choice out-of-the-box, and optimal integrations and configurations for each specific use case.

Getting High Performance Real-Time out of Linux

What to do when you need Linux and hard real-time in the same system? Find out 3 ways how to get it done in software!

来自现场的声音:使用ENEA OSE确保LTE终端设备的实时特性。

在这次采访中,我们正在和一家开发LTE终端设备的公司的研发副总裁张先生进行交流。 在设计中,Enea OSE用于ARM集群和DSP上的Enea OSEck

Improving upgradability, updatability and configurability in OPNFV

Fuel is easy to install but made OPNFV difficult to upgrade, update, and configure. Enea helped implementing a more dynamic architecture that gives more flexibility in production - the Mirantis Cloud Platform (MCP).

Optimizing NFV Cost, Performance & Power with the Arm Ecosystem

The Arm ecosystem delivers solutions to unlock the power of NFV and brings new price and power points. The Arm Infrastructure Developer Community (AIDC) and WorksonArm initiatives showcase the range of powerful solutions available in the Arm ecosystem.

The Rise of Open Service Delivery Platforms at the Network Edge

We talked to Paul Parker-Johnson, Principal Analyst for Cloud & Virtual System Infrastructure at ACG Research about what is going on at the network edge and what it takes to succeed as a solutions provider.

Survey results: 3 questions about virtualizing the network edge

SDxCentral recently hosted a webinar with speakers from ACG Research, Intel and Enea. During the webinar, three questions were answered by a highly qualified audience of solution vendors, Systems Integrators and service providers.

Goodbye vertical silos, hello components!

Vendors would, in the past, package hardware and software together. In this horizontal world, we’re splitting that. The bundling and selling of vertical silos won’t work anymore.

4 STEPS to shorter time-to-revenue

4 steps how to shorten time-to-revenue in NFV/SDN systems at the network edge, ensuring flexible service deployment through open and standard APIs.

Get the Edge – Thanks to Efficient NFV Infrastructure based on ARM

An interview with Bob Monkman at ARM about ARM's role in the NFV evolution, and how ecosystem partners like Enea can amplify benefits like footprint, performance, power consumption, and innovation.

NFV benefits to telecom operators

This interview with Ulf Bragnell, Director Product Management at Enea discusses NFV trends and particularly vCPE benefits to operators, along an exposé of commercial software solutions.

When will vCPE solutions use ARM and Why?

In a recent webinar with Light Reading, the audience was asked the question “Are you deploying ARM-based vCPE solutions in the near future”? Let’s take a look at the results.