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October 07, 2014
This week, SDN bloggers took a look at OpenDaylight and network policy; applications, SDN and availability in the network; and a third competitor in the SDN space.
September 25, 2014
HP's marketplace for SDN apps is now open. Download apps from F5, Blue Cat, Kemp and others for HP's OpenFlow controller.
August 20, 2014
Brocade boosted the Vyatta vRouter's NFV readiness with OpenDaylight integration and validation from service provider Telefonica, so that Vyatta can achieve 80Gbps performance on a standard server.
August 08, 2014
Should we be shocked that there's an F5 SDN 'solution'? No. Every vendor in the data center has one. But at this year's Agility Conference, F5 outlined the role of application optimization in a software-defined, non-box centric world.
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SDN promises automation without old configurations. But when networks dynamically change, troubleshooting SDN will require a packet time machine. Continue Reading
To network pros, the Internet of Things means complexity and zillions of devices to manage. SDN and network orchestration may solve those challenges. Continue Reading
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Nectar Services employed Lync in its Unified Communication Diagnostics, or UCD, platform, giving users insight into session and topology data. Continue Reading
SDN automation will be the secret sauce behind the Internet of Things, but with dynamic entrance of zillions of devices, security threats loom. Continue Reading
When SDN and DPI technology meet, network engineers can apply monitoring and management policy to the whole network instead of individual components. Continue Reading