Week of 22 Aug 2016 SDN, open source nexus to accelerate service creation (25 Aug 2016)
What's new in the SDN blog world? One expert says SDN advancements will be accelerated, thanks to SDN and open source convergence, while another points out the influence SDN has in the cloud industry.
Week of 01 Aug 2016 New VMware tool helps track and manage certifications (05 Aug 2016)
In this SDN blog roundup, one networking pro looks at a new VMware tool for managing certifications, while another assesses new NFV-based managed security services.
Week of 18 Jul 2016 Enterprise adoption of VMware technology for cloud, SDN rises (19 Jul 2016)
Licensing of VMware technology for the software-defined data center rose significantly in the second quarter. Sales of older virtualization products continued to decline.
Week of 11 Jul 2016 Glue provides SD automation for more network appliances (11 Jul 2016)
Glue Networks has added support for more than a dozen network products in its orchestration engine. The Gluware engine provides greater SD automation.
Week of 27 Jun 2016 Juniper simplifies branch network deployment with SD technology (29 Jun 2016)
Juniper has introduced SD technology for enterprises that the vendor says will simplify the deployment of branch networks.
CenturyLink is the latest provider to roll out a new managed SD-WAN service -- using technology from Versa Networks -- which it plans to make widely available later this year.
Week of 13 Jun 2016 VMware's Arkin acquisition to bolster NSX microsegmentation (14 Jun 2016)
VMware says it will acquire startup Arkin to provide analytics that help customers broaden the use of NSX microsegmentation.
Week of 06 Jun 2016 Network engineering careers: Yes, you should learn to code (07 Jun 2016)
From the SDN blogosphere: One network pro says coding will prove critical in the network engineering careers of tomorrow; another shares advice on software-defined security.
Talari has rolled out a new strategic alliance program, indicating the vendor's interest in supporting third-party products that complement its own SD-WAN technology.