- October 06, 2017
The ETSI Industry Specification Group for NFV is living up to its name with the publishing of six new NFV specifications. Also, NSS Labs puts SD-WAN products to the test.
- January 26, 2017
Hughes now offers managed SD-WAN, which supports wireless, fiber and satellite connectivity. Also, an IHS Markit survey reveals 2016 SDN expectations didn't meet the actual numbers.
- October 03, 2016
Despite old school ways, academic tides slowly turn in SDN's favor -- as textbooks and instructors recognize network programming is here to stay.
- September 20, 2016
A recent survey by IHS Markit finds that a majority of service providers are implementing SDN with an eye toward developing new managed services like SD-WAN.
- February 26, 2016
SDN bloggers consider the need for standard network models, why simplicity rules in buying decisions and how automation cut a five-week configuration project to four minutes.
- September 30, 2015
In this week's blogs round-up, an analyst predicts that SDN/NFV will see decisive changes in 2016, while a blogger says open source SDN projects are gaining steam.
- April 03, 2015
ICYMI: Student programmers create new SDN applications at HackIllinois; Cloud Ethernet Forum (CEF) changes its name to reflect new direction.
- March 06, 2015
The newly formed Software Leadership Council hopes that OpenSourceSDN.org will spur the development of tools and apps engineered to fuel widespread SDN adoption.
- November 26, 2014
Cisco says it won't include SDN training in its career-level certifications until the technology is more widely deployed. Will that be too late?
- November 06, 2014
ON.Lab pitches ONOS, an open source SDN controller that offers more scalability than OpenDaylight. Competition could be good and bad.
- October 07, 2014
Network pros will need to look further than traditional vendor certifications if they want to build and manage SDN and programmable infrastructure.
- September 24, 2014
Authors Paul Goransson and Chuck Black explain SDN basics, including control plane separation, network automation and programmable infrastructure characteristics, in this chapter from their book 'Software Defined Networks: A Comprehensive Approach.'
- May 29, 2014
Bloggers look at network automation with Ansible; SDN, IPv6 hype; and the differences between SDN, automation and orchestration.
- February 05, 2014
OpenDaylight's Hydrogen code release is not for production networks. You still need vendors for that. Instead, this is a chance to learn SDN.
- December 16, 2013
Professor Marco Canini is developing an architecture that uses partial SDN deployment to improve largely legacy networks.