SDN for campus LAN News
October 06, 2015
In this week's blogs, analysts discuss Cisco Mobility Express and examine whether enterprise networks can really handle an explosion of Internet of Things devices.
December 18, 2014
Several engineers and architects spoke to TechTarget about their 2015 SDN projects. Find out what they're doing in the data center, campus and WAN.
October 30, 2014
Meru Center is the Wi-Fi vendor's new platform for running wireless SDN apps and consolidating its own management applications.
July 23, 2014
Combining Meru and NEC SDN, network pros can apply OpenFlow control and network virtualization provisioning to unified wired and wireless networks for joint management and policy enforcement.
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Traditional application performance management (APM) tools have given network managers little, if any, visibility into what causes performance problems in mobile apps. And yet, they're often caught between frustrated users complaining about slow ... Continue Reading
Facebook and the Open Compute Project have taken on the quest for open networking and SDN, and Intel is playing a key role. Continue Reading
SDN campus solutions have the potential to impact current LAN architecture, changing the enterprise campus network. Continue Reading
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The future is now. SDN technologies are quickly becoming central to vendors' next-generation Wi-Fi products and services -- and their role will only increase. Continue Reading
SDN proves it isn't just for the data center, as wireless LAN vendors consider new architecture options for improved interoperability and performance gains. Continue Reading
Meru's newly OpenFlow-certified SDN WLAN could remove the need for unified wireless fabrics, since one controller can manage the entire infrastructure. Continue Reading
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Valuable Features: It has standard layer 2 functions with basic layer 3 features if needed. It offers standard security such as 802.1x,...Continue Reading
SMLT allows us to create a very redundant/fault tolerant network across multiple data centers in multiple locations. They could improve upon the availability of replacement parts.Powered by IT Central Station
Valuable Features: The key feature, that is most valuable to us, is the Split-Multi link Trunking (SMLT). This feature allows us to...Continue Reading
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Competitive strength – Cisco and Juniper are a good fit in any data centre. Competitive weaknesses – Cisco takes a proprietary spin on...Continue Reading
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When TV Asahi expanded from one to four buildings, it used NEC ProgrammableFlow for hybrid SDN to connect new and legacy equipment on a single LAN. Continue Reading
If SDN and wireless LANs both run on a controller-centric architecture, why not combine the two for unified wired and wireless network management? Continue Reading
Software defined networking introduces network programmability and granular traffic management, which could contribute to enhanced SDN security. Continue Reading
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SDN is valuable, but uses extend to other parts of the network for increased network flexibility, dynamic traffic flow, decreased latency and QoS. Continue Reading
With the promise of programmable networks will come a slew of SDN security challenges, including the need to protect the new network controller. Continue Reading