12:15 PM -- From today's PR pile, Riverstone Networks Inc. (OTC: RSTN.PK) says it is not "offshoring" by opening a center in India. It is "multi-shoring":
"By multi-shoring, we are able to significantly grow our overall engineering population while protecting our existing intellectual capital," said Praveen K. Mandal, Vice President, Engineering, Riverstone Networks. [emphasis added]
As the editors recap Light Reading's event series on network functions virtualization (NFV) and software-defined networking (SDN), technologies like 5G and edge computing arrive just in time to hurry the industry along its path to more modern networks and add plenty of drama.