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July 21, 2014
With SDN and DevOps, IT teams will shift control of the network to collaborative teams of virtualization, server, application and network pros. This will shrink network teams and force network pros to reposition themselves.
June 03, 2014
Network integrator Dimension Data will provide SDN training before attempting a sale because enterprise users are still 'confused' by the technology.
April 16, 2014
SDN bloggers take a look at key ideas to understand when considering an SDN deployment, the basics of NFV, and OpenDaylight's new internship program.
April 10, 2014
SDN bloggers take a look at security's role in the software-defined data center and whether or not Cisco OpFlex is an OpenFlow killer.
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Interop keynote panelists tackled the importance of SDN automation and abstraction, as well as common challenges regarding SDN deployment. Continue Reading
VMware has revised their cloud, data center virtualization and end-user computing programs, in addition to developing a network virtualization one. Continue Reading
Brocade now offers two SDN certification credentials focused on its virtual router product platform. Here's what you need to know. Continue Reading
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OpenDaylight's Hydrogen code release is not for production networks. You still need vendors for that. Instead, this is a chance to learn SDN. Continue Reading
Programmable networks will bring automation and change the role of the networking pro, so it's important to consider the SDN impact on IT employees. Continue Reading
When evaluating SDN technology, consider buying from SDN startups, which may be more nimble and innovative than traditional hardware vendors. Continue Reading
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Most networking pros won't need to become programmers to survive. SDN will expand the network engineer's job description, not invalidate it. Continue Reading
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David Goldberg explains the origins of OpenDaylight controller code and offers resources for developers looking to learn more about the existing code base. Continue Reading