Software-Defined Networking (SDN)

Software-defined networking (SDN) news, solutions, and analysis for IT professionals

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Glue Networks wants to be the orchestration platform for the networked world

Uses Cisco Live to announce new platform capabilities, a new development community


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Is Apstra SDN? Same idea, different angle

One of the main goals of SDN (software-defined networking) is to make networks more agile to meet the changing demands of applications. A new Silicon Valley startup, Apstra, says it has an easier way to do the same thing.

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Cisco: How the Digital Network Architecture can help the network

At Interop 2016, Network World spoke with Cisco's Jeff Reed about how the company's new Digital Network Architecture will help enterprise networks with easier deployment, improving security and providing for new digital benefits.

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New security fabric to unite Fortinet gear with that of other vendors

Fortinet is embarking on a mission for its firewalls and other products and those of third-party vendors to work together to boost security across core networks, remote devices and the cloud.

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How contact centers can benefit from SD-WANs

Software defined WANs can improve reliability and the customer experience while lowering costs

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5 steps to launching Software Defined Networking

Follow these steps to reap the benefits of SDN without disrupting your IT environment

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How to choose a software defined WAN (SD-WAN)

A review of the key considerations that go into selecting a SD-WAN solution

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The networked world

Network World 30th Anniversary: The digital nervous system of the modern enterprise is driving today’s digital transformations.

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Cumulus changes CEO

Co-founder Rivers becomes CTO as Sales VP takes over Linux NOS vendor

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Can't have SDDC without SD-WAN: Nuage

One without the other doesn't software-define enterprise IT

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DreamHost replaces VMware SDN with open source for big savings

OpenStack code developed by spin-out company nets 70% capex, 40% opex cuts

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SDN changing the way we network

More IT elements, applications now network aware, ONS panelists say

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It's Buddy Week

Partnerships bloom to tackle data center and cloud networking needs

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Juniper, Lenovo converge for next gen data centers

Align products, marketing for SDN, hyperconvergence, hyperscale opportunities

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Putting to rest 3 persistent SDN myths

Software Defined Networking is critical today, actually enhances network monitoring, and is great for network pros

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Cisco enters storage, hyperconvergence market with data center splash

Deal with SpringPath yields HyperFlex line; new Nexus switches support 25/50G

Pica8 scales OpenFlow 1,000x

Support for ONF spec overcomes limits, company says

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VMware SDN, cloud issues did not push Casado out

A restless scientist just got a great offer, analysts say

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SDN Pioneer Casado Leaving VMware

Heading to VC firm Andreessen Horowitz; replaced by former Broadcom, Cisco exec Ramaswami

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