SDN control plane
- May 04, 2018
Verizon has built a software-defined networking controller for its legacy routers. The Verizon SDN technology is being used on Cisco and Juniper hardware delivering Ethernet services.
- May 03, 2017
SD-WAN vendor Viptela is the latest Cisco acquisition, as the networking vendor takes steps to fortify its cloud services portfolio.
- September 08, 2016
In recent SDN blogs: One blogger proposes an additional SDN plane; a case study looks at testing HPE Synergy; and a researcher says SD-WAN complements the digital workspace.
- March 25, 2016
In this SDN blogs roundup, a networking pro shares advice for engineers heading to Interop, and another argues that SDN and automation are separate and distinct concepts.
- October 19, 2015
The ONOS and ODL projects are likely to share their work on an SDN open source controller, now that the groups have made the Linux Foundation their home.
- October 02, 2015
Cisco is preparing to open up ACI, the company's SDN framework, to nonpartner products that provide Layer 4-7 network services.
- September 15, 2015
Brocade has released an ODL controller upgrade and apps for building private and public clouds based on OpenDaylight and OpenStack.
- August 07, 2015
A security researcher has developed malware that could compromise a white box switch OS and take down a corporate network.
- June 12, 2015
Cisco is using open SDN technology to make its Nexus switches more appealing to services providers, enterprises.
- April 17, 2015
ICYMI: ONOS releases open source SDN Open Network Operating System; Puppet Labs and Cumulus Networks partner to extend SDN in data center.
- November 26, 2014
In this Q&A, Facebook describes the design, management and SDN control in its massive Altoona data center network.
- November 06, 2014
ON.Lab pitches ONOS, an open source SDN controller that offers more scalability than OpenDaylight. Competition could be good and bad.
- October 31, 2014
There's plenty of talk about open networking, but the definition of that term changes depending on which vendor or standards body you ask. This week at the Open Networking User Group meeting in NYC, network pros outline their specific needs.
- October 10, 2014
SDN bloggers reviewed Cisco's NX-API version 1.0, SDN controller consistency, Corsa's adoption of OpenFlow in hardware, and OpEx savings and SDN.
- October 10, 2014
Startup Fiber Mountain says its new data center architecture doubles throughput at half the cost of traditional networks … without a single costly core switch. Will optical fabric power the new data center network?