That all sounds exciting, but it leaves the box without a hard-stamped identity right now. Zeugma can tell you a few things the ZSN isn't, though.
What the ZSN really is is going to depend on what carriers and software providers can make of it. In a sense, Zeugma's case gets more robust as the third-party software market strengthens.
Like any startup, it could turn out to be a big ball o' nothing, but Zeugma will at least add to the conversation that Cisco, Juniper, Redback, and Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) have going.
Separately: We'll have Zeugma's Startup Spotlight posted soon.
— Craig Matsumoto, West Coast Editor, Light Reading