The 5 Automation Levels of a Self-Driving Network – Part 2

Self-Driving Network Evolution

Self-Driving Network

Continuing my previous blog post inĀ Part 1, Self-Driving Network is a network automation concept invented by Kireeti Kompella of Juniper Networks. Kompella first launched this concept in Berlin, Germany in July 2016. I happened to sit in the front row listening to his interesting presentation, so I have first-hand knowledge of what he means by a Self-Driving Network. Continue reading “The 5 Automation Levels of a Self-Driving Network – Part 2”

The 5 Automation Levels of a Self-Driving Network – Part 1

Self-Driving Vehicles

Network automation means different things to different people and organizations. In this article, I would like to explain the various maturity levels of automation of a Self-Driving Network. Rather than going straight into explaining what a Self-Driving Network is and listing its automation levels, I am going to draw a direct and easy analogy using objects everyone can relate to: cars, self-driving cars to be precise.

I promise by the end of this article you would be able to understand the concept clearly by this virtue of comparison. So, here we go. Continue reading “The 5 Automation Levels of a Self-Driving Network – Part 1”