Southbound applications and interface
- January 12, 2017
One SDN blogger discusses I2RS, a hybrid model of SDN in the works, while another expert categorizes NFV and SDN vendors. Also, ONF updates its vision after its merge with ON.Lab.
- April 02, 2014
Cisco proposed OpFlex as an alternative, southbound SDN control protocol that relies on distributed network intelligence.
- February 18, 2014
With a new Microsoft Lync SDN API, network managers can correlate unified communications performance with what's happening on the routed network.
- June 21, 2013
Indiana University's InCNTRE SDN lab is conducting conformance testing that will lead to the first OpenFlow 1.0.1 certified product, expected for release this summer.
- May 20, 2013
Intenet2 has launched a contest that will award up to $10,000 for innovative SDN applications.
- May 08, 2013
NEC unveiled SDN applications built on an open northbound API to optimize and secure the cloud. Will OpenDaylight use the interface as a standard?
- October 17, 2012
Japanese startup Midokura unveils its Layer 2-7 network virtualization with network overlay and OpenStack integration.
- October 08, 2012
The IBM OpenFlow controller will enable Big Blue to develop network applications on top of software defined networks.
- September 28, 2012
As software defined networks evolve, it appears applications will control, even define, the network. Welcome to application defined networking.