Network hardware and SDN
- April 28, 2015
The latest version of the Extreme Networks SDN platform uses OpenDaylight to prioritize Skype for Business video conferencing.
- April 22, 2015
Avaya SDN architecture includes a SDN-enabled Ethernet switch line, the ERS 5900 series. The switches will help extend SDN to the edge of the network.
- March 27, 2015
In this week's SDN blogs, analysts explore some of the biggest misconceptions of SDN in 2015, and why convincing customers to change to white box switches is so difficult.
- March 10, 2015
HP SDN hardware and applications allow The Bama Companies to improve and speed up IT operations, and ensure reliable Lync communications.
- March 10, 2015
Broadcom has introduced an open development platform for bare-metal switches built on the vendor's StrataXGS architecture. OpenNSL provides a set of APIs for developers.
- January 28, 2015
Big Switch's release of Big Cloud Fabric 2.5 offers the flexibility of SDN on bare-metal switches, with support from trusted providers and hypervisors.
- January 08, 2015
Hyperscale data center operators have radically altered their infrastructure with open network hardware that runs a range of operating systems. As this strategy trickles down into the enterprise, vendors are unveiling branded-but-open technology.
- December 29, 2014
In 2014, SDN trends were largely defined by the transition from theory to action as vendors productized the technology and engineers sought out SDN skills to prepare for change.
- December 22, 2014
Cisco would like to set the record straight -- it is taking SDN training seriously. SDN is not yet part of the core CCIE curriculum, but Cisco says SDN and programmability specialty courses will prepare certified engineers.
- December 18, 2014
Several engineers and architects spoke to TechTarget about their 2015 SDN projects. Find out what they're doing in the data center, campus and WAN.
- December 15, 2014
The Dell Open Networking story is expanding with a new partnership and reference design that simplifies the use of a Midokura virtual network overlay running on Dell open switches with Cumulus OS.
- December 10, 2014
The Intel open network strategy is becoming clearer by the day. With a new OpenDaylight platinum membership, Intel is vying to be the leading silicon and platform behind emerging SDN and NFV infrastructure.
- October 31, 2014
There's plenty of talk about open networking, but the definition of that term changes depending on which vendor or standards body you ask. This week at the Open Networking User Group meeting in NYC, network pros outline their specific needs.
- October 10, 2014
SDN bloggers reviewed Cisco's NX-API version 1.0, SDN controller consistency, Corsa's adoption of OpenFlow in hardware, and OpEx savings and SDN.
- October 09, 2014
Pica8 switch software PicOS now supports ONIE bootloader. Pica8 also offers a limited test version for free download onto white-box switches.