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April 23, 2014
Cisco and Juniper made OpenDaylight contributions that integrate their own SDN features into OpenDaylight environments.
January 31, 2014
The ONF cut membership fees for SDN startups incorporated within the past two years, allowing them to become more involved in the non-profit.
November 26, 2013
Researcher Andreas Voellmy explains how a single programming module concept inspired the Maple controller, which doesn't rely on programming languages.
November 21, 2013
Marist's Robert Cannistra talks SDN research and current OpenFlow development for the OpenDaylight Floodlight controller.
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OpenFlow can simplify networks, yet the protocol itself is complex. Network programming languages Frenetic and Pyretic streamline OpenFlow SDN. Continue Reading
SDN researcher Jennifer Rexford talks about her work with SDN programming languages and Pyretic, a Python-based language for OpenFlow networks. Continue Reading
The Open vSwitch Database Management Protocol (OVSDB) is an OpenFlow configuration protocol that is designed to manage Open vSwitch implementations. Continue Reading
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From programming languages to partial SDN deployments, current SDN research allows for true innovation in the field as proven by these SDN rock stars. Continue Reading
New OpenDaylight executive director Neela Jacques explains why the open source project will advance the interests of SDN. Continue Reading
Georgia Tech's Nick Feamster talks creating a basic SDN controller inspired by routing, and using OpenFlow SDN for access-based control. Continue Reading
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The IETF SDN strategy relies on centralized management and distributed decision making with traditional network protocols -- departing from OpenFlow. Continue Reading
The OpenFlow Management and Configuration Protocol (OF-Config) is a protocol developed under the Open Networking Foundation used to manage physical and virtual switches in an OpenFlow environment. Continue Reading
With Cisco's partner summit under way, attendees talk Cisco's stance on SDN, what they're hoping to hear and the future of Cisco's SDN strategy. Continue Reading
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Jason Edelman explains OpenFlow protocol alternatives and what's important in determining which southbound protocol will work for you. Continue Reading