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603 Discovery Dr, West Chicago, IL 60185, USA
603 Discovery Dr, West Chicago, IL 60185, USA
12098 Sunrise Valley Dr., Reston, VA, 20191, U.S.A.
12098 Sunrise Valley Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
603 Discovery Dr, West Chicago, IL 60185, USA
603 Discovery Dr, West Chicago, IL 60185, USA
530 7th Ave, New York, NY 10018, USA
530 7th Ave, New York, NY 10018, USA
343 Mitchell Street Southwest, Atlanta, GA, 30303, USA
343 Mitchell St SW, Atlanta, GA 30313, USA
5041 Broadway, Denver, CO, 80249, USA
5041 Broadway, Denver, CO 80216, USA
1601 W 10th Street, Austin, TX, 78703, USA
1601 W 10th St, Austin, TX 78703, USA
9110 Interlocken Loop, Broomfield, CO, 80021, USA
9110 Interlocken Loop, Broomfield, CO 80021, USA
2260 East El Segundo Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90245, U.S.A.
2260 E El Segundo Blvd, El Segundo, CA 90245, USA
4905 Belfort Rd, Jacksonville, FL, 32256, USA
4905 Belfort Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256, USA
60 Hudson St, New York City, NY, 10013, U.S.A.
60 Hudson Street, 60 Hudson St, New York, NY 10013, USA
3330 E Lone Mountain Rd, Las Vegas, NV
3330 E Lone Mountain Rd, North Las Vegas, NV 89081, USA
136 Julius St, Pittsburgh, PA 15206
136 Julius St, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
3433 South 120th Place Integrate East Building 4, Seattle, WA
3355 S 120th Pl, Tukwila, WA 98168, USA
1350 Duane Ave, Santa Clara, CA, 95054, U.S.A.
1350 Duane Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA
1950 N. Stemmons Frwy, Dallas , TX, 75207, U.S.A.
1950 N Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX 75207, USA
50 NE 8th St, Miami, FL, 33132, U.S.A.
50 NE 8th St, Miami, FL 33030, USA
5908 Hampton Oaks Parkway Suite D, Tampa, FL, 33610, U.S.A.
5908 Hampton Oaks Pkwy Suite D, Tampa, FL 33610, USA
900 Alameda St, Los Angeles, CA, 90012, U.S.A.
900 Alameda St, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
800 Secaucus Rd, Secaucus, NJ 07094, USA
800 Secaucus Rd, Secaucus, NJ 07094, USA
603 Discovery Dr, West Chicago, IL 60185, USA
603 Discovery Dr, West Chicago, IL 60185, USA
327 17th Ave N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250, USA
327 17th Ave N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250, USA
Kuiperbergweg 13, 1101 AE Amsterdam - Zuidoost, Netherlands
Kuiperbergweg 13, 1101 AE Amsterdam, Netherlands
351 E 21st St, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
351 E 21st St, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
1024 W Addison St, Chicago, IL 60613, USA
1024 W Addison St, Chicago, IL 60613, USA
239 Centennial Olympic Park Drive Northwest, Atlanta, GA 30303, U.S.A.
239 Centennial Olympic Park Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30313, USA
1330 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015, U.S.A.
1330 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90015, USA
El Segundo, CA 90245, U.S.A.
El Segundo, CA 90245, USA
9 3rd Street North, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250, U.S.A.
9 3rd St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250, USA
102 Kansas Avenue, Hawthorne, FL 32640, U.S.A.
102 Kansas Ave, Hawthorne, FL 32640, USA
365 North 2nd Place, Saint Augustine, FL 32095, U.S.A.
N 2nd St, Florida 32084, USA
421 West Church, Jacksonville, FL, 32202, U.S.A.
421 W Church St, Jacksonville, FL 32202, USA
2 East Main Street, Statesboro, GA 30458, U.S.A.
2 E Main St, Statesboro, GA 30458, USA
328 West Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO 80204, U.S.A.
328 W Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80204, USA
1777 Broadway Street, Boulder, CO 80302, U.S.A.
1777 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302, USA
104 Trinity Avenue Southwest, Atlanta, GA 30303, U.S.A.
104 Trinity Ave SW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
414 Grant Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, U.S.A.
414 Grant St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
512 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701, U.S.A.
512 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701, U.S.A.
303 Isabella Street, Waycross, GA 31501, U.S.A.
303 Isabella St, Waycross, GA 31501, USA
900 Bagby Street, Houston, TX 77002, U.S.A.
900 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002, USA
401 South Magnolia Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801, U.S.A.
401 S Magnolia Ave, Orlando, FL 32801, USA
201 East University Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32601, U.S.A.
201 E University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601, USA
490 James Street, Seattle, WA 98104, U.S.A.
490 James St, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
Southwest Naito Parkway, Portland, OR 97201, U.S.A.
SW Naito Pkwy, Portland, OR 97201, USA
1905 Victoria Farms Road, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86404, U.S.A.
1905 Victoria Farms Road, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86404, U.S.A.
20 Diamond Creek Drive, Meadview, AZ 86444, U.S.A.
20 Diamond Creek Dr, Meadview, AZ 86444, USA
Frontage, Newcomb, NM 87420, U.S.A.
Frontage, Newcomb, NM 87420, U.S.A.
2236 State Highway 197, Torreon, NM 87013, U.S.A.
NM-197, Torreon, NM 87013, USA
22 1st Avenue Northwest, Le Mars, IA 51031, U.S.A.
22 1st Ave NW, Le Mars, IA 51031, USA
172 Gilbert Street, Center Point, IN 47840, U.S.A.
172 S Gilbert St, Center Point, IN 47840, USA
40 Main Street, Rienzi, MS 38865, U.S.A.
40 Main St, Rienzi, MS 38865, USA
406 Gerrard Avenue, Monroe, NE 68647, U.S.A.
406 Gerrard Ave, Monroe, NE 68647, USA
Williamsport, OH 43164, U.S.A.
Williamsport, OH 43164, USA
15385 Mason Street, Union, MI 49130, U.S.A.
15385 Mason St, Union, MI 49130, USA
156 South Alabama Avenue, Monroeville, AL 36460, U.S.A.
156 S Alabama Ave, Monroeville, AL 36460, USA
4813 Hopson Road, Durham, NC 27560, U.S.A.
4813 Hopson Rd, Morrisville, NC 27560, USA
4700 South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC 29575, U.S.A.
4700 S Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29575, USA
5342 Big Tyler Road, Cross Lanes, WV 25313, U.S.A.
5342 Big Tyler Rd, Charleston, WV 25313, USA
4670 West 5900 North, Bear River City, UT 84301, U.S.A.
4670 W 5900 N, Bear River City, UT 84301, USA
Ashburn, VA 20147, U.S.A.
Ashburn, VA 20147, USA
9 Agney Avenue, Terryville, CT 06786, U.S.A.
9 Agney Ave, Terryville, CT 06786, USA
1035 Norton Street, Rochester, NY 14621, U.S.A.
1035 Norton St, Rochester, NY 14621, USA
1 South Broadway, Fonda, NY 12068, U.S.A.
1 Broadway, Fonda, NY 12068, USA
Pike Street, Paxtang, PA 17111, U.S.A.
Pike St, Paxtang, PA 17111, USA
Av. Afonso Vaz de Melo, 640 - Barreiro, Belo Horizonte, MG, 30640-070, Brazil
Av. Afonso Vaz de Melo, 640 - Barreiro, Belo Horizonte - MG, 30640-070, Brazil
06460, Jardim Mutinga Barueri Brazil
Barueri - State of São Paulo, 06460, Brazil
Rua Presidente Tancredo Neves, 35970-000, Barão de Cocais, Brazil
R. Pres. Tancredo Neves, Barão de Cocais - MG, 35970-000, Brazil
Rua Santo Antônio, 35498-000, Jeceaba, Brazil
R. Santo Antônio, Jeceaba - MG, 35498-000, Brazil
35736-000, Funilândia, Brazil
Funilândia - State of Minas Gerais, 35736-000, Brazil
BR-262, 35690-000, Florestal, Brazil
BR-262, 273, Florestal - MG, 35690-000, Brazil
35820-000, Itambé do Mato Dentro, Brazil
Itambé do Mato Dentro - State of Minas Gerais, 35820-000, Brazil
Muthusamy Salai, Chennai George Town, Tamil Nadu, 600001, India
Anna Salai & Muthuswamy Bridge, The Island, Park Town, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600009, India
Cubbon Pet Main Road, Bangalore Nagartapete, Karnataka, 560002, India
Cubbonpet Main Rd, Cubbonpete, Nagarathpete, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560002, India
Panje Sha, Mir Alam Mandi, Ghansi Bazar, Hyderabad Panje Sha, Telangana, 500002, India
Panje Shah, Pathar Gatti, Hyderabad, Telangana 500002, India
9/11/1 Major Suresh Gadhok Marg, Rajouri Garden, New Delhi, Delhi, Delhi, 110027, India
New Delhi, Delhi 110027, India
Sane Guruji Marg, Mumbai, Maharashtra, 400012, India
Sane Guruji Marg, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400012, India
Acharya Prafulla Chandra Road, Kolkata Sealdaha, Kolkata Urban Agglomerate, West Bengal, 700010, India
Acharya Prafulla Chandra Rd, Sealdah, Raja Bazar, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Swami Vivekanand Road, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, 380002, India
Swami Vivekananda Rd, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380002, India
Ring Road, Chourasia Aman Nagar, Gujarat, 395002, India
Ring Rd, Aman Nagar, Surat, Gujarat, India
Thorle Madhavrao Peshve Path, Pune Sadashiv Peth, Maharashtra, 411030, India
Thorle Madhavrao Peshwe Rd, Sadashiv Peth, Pune, Maharashtra, India
Railway Station Road, Sindhi Camp, Jaipur, Rajasthan, 302016, India
Jaipur Junction, 302006, Railway Station Rd, Gopalbari, Jeypore, Odisha 302006, India
197 Hamirpur Road, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, 208006, India
127/178, Hamirpur Rd, Near GPG School, Baradevi, Juhi Kalan, Juhi, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 208014, India
Nagpur Sitabuili, Maharashtra, 440012, India
Nagpur, Maharashtra 440012, India
4/A Meerabai Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, 226001, India
4a, Mira Bai Marg, Narhi, Hazratganj, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226001, India
Waltair Main Road, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, 530002, India
Waltair Main Rd, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh 530002, India
Thane, Maharashtra, 400607, India
Thane, Maharashtra 400607, India
Raisin, Madhya Pradesh, 464551, India
Madhya Pradesh 464551, India
H223, Rasoolpur, Sector 63, Noida, Uttar Pradesh 201301, Noida, Delhi, Delhi, India
H223, Rasoolpur, Sector 63, Noida, Uttar Pradesh 201301, India
Mumbai International Airport
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (BOM), Mumbai, Maharashtra 400099, India
H223, Rasoolpur, Sector 63, Noida, Uttar Pradesh 201301, Noida, Delhi, Delhi, India
H223, Rasoolpur, Sector 63, Noida, Uttar Pradesh 201301, India
Plot no 9, Sr.No. 234/235/245 India Land Global Industrial Park, Next To Henkal Adhesives, Opp. Kone Cranes,Phase 1,Hinjawadi, Pune 411057
Phase 1, Hinjewadi Rajiv Gandhi Infotech Park, Hinjawadi, Pune, Maharashtra 411057, India
Nxtra Data Limited Plot # 111 & 112,Road No 7, EPIP area, Whitefield. Bangalore-66
Plot 111 & 112, EPIP Zone, Vijayanagar, KIADB Export Promotion Industrial Area, Whitefield, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560066, India
MSDC Coral, Nxtra Data Limited, Plot No# F8, SIPCOT IT Park , Siruseri, Chennai - 603103
Old Mahabalipuram Road, Near Chennai, Mathematical Institute, Siruseri, Tamil Nadu 603103, India
201, NextGen Avenue, S. No. 103, Bahiratwadi, Behind ICC Trade Towers, Senapati Bapat Road, Pune-411016
Bahiratwadi, Senapati Bapat Rd, Laxmi Society, Model Colony, Shivajinagar, Pune, Maharashtra 411016, India

EdgeNet Software as a Service Foundations

SD-ME Software as a Service is easy to implement.

  • The EdgeNet site software stack being installed in a cloud neutral, cloud native environment on common off-the-shelf hardware, and providing both network functions as well as application functions.
  • The virtual machines/containers being installed in a Central site in a similar cloud-native environment in the Cloud. These Central site virtual machines perform functions related to the all-important Control plane for the user and session management.
  • Cloud services that compliment applications running on the Edge. These services are installed in a Cloud environment, representing the Control plane for the application layer.

SD-ME provides a programmable software as a service layer for a developer to be able to program the network layer as well as the application layer for anything they want it to do. The programmable layer is easy to use through APIs, connectors and SDKs. The last thing an Enterprise developer or IT manager wants is to be locked into a system that forces them to use only network and application functions from one vendor. Instead a developer must be able to deploy best-in-breed enterprise applications in any vertical.

Alef EdgeNet is open, and supports standard interfaces, so it can be an adaptive overlay into an existing network. Alef EdgeNet, in providing Edge services, follows the model for how the market for Web services (software as a service) erupted once a programmable, open architecture was defined for the Web.

The Edge is no exception, in order for an entire class of developers to adopt the Edge and write applications to it, SD-ME must present an open architecture and provide an open framework for programmers to develop and deploy applications for pervasive consumption.

Network administrators, users, application developers want flexibility when it comes to deploying technology. Flexibility is important to these constituencies in various areas – in SD-ME deployment scenarios, supporting different cloud infrastructure frameworks such as RedHat, VMWare, Microsoft Azure etc., flexibility in signing up for SD-ME based services (software as a service), flexibility in provisioning services, flexibility in the management and reporting layer so enterprises can add metrics that matter to them, and flexibility in adding users and setting user policies on the network. SD-ME is a particularly flexible environment as it is open, programmable and easily deployed within the enterprise, at a Micro edge location or in a Metro Edge location.

Having a secure SD-ME working for you each day will make Network Administrators, CIOs, application developers and users sleep well at night. Being sandwiched between the access network and the Cloud, SD-ME inherently affords a very systemic and strong view to overall network security. In addition to secure access to connectivity and compute resources, preventing Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks and outages due to data breaches are important areas of focus in secure systems design.

SD-ME and our software as a service are no exception, and at first glance, given the distributed nature of the Edge Internet, one may be led to the conclusion that Enterprises may be opening ourselves to new points of attacks and potentially a new class of vulnerabilities. Thankfully, given the “Edge First” approach and SD-ME being a parallel connected universe to the Internet, systems security of SD-ME is simpler.

Networks and applications need to be orchestrated in order for different micro services and software as a service to be sequenced in the right manner for both network and application services to work correctly and with maximum impact. This type of orchestration of micro services typically occurs from a centralized cloud. There is another area where SD-ME orchestration occurs and this is at the user plane to orchestrate applications as users move across Private networks or from the Private to the Metro network. This application orchestration at the user level requires application state information to be maintained.