The acquisition of Meraki by Cisco prompts Peter Christy to ask whether the SaaS model makes sense for SDN controllers.
Networking second $1.2B exit in 6 months. Is Meraki SDN? Our perspective from a co-founder and CEO of former competitor, Pareto Networks.
Technical topics at this annual conference like 100G, Ethernet based wireless backhaul, small cells, Carrier Ethernet 2.0 etc.… were all prominent, I was fascinated to see how much SDN permeated the presentations and discussion as compared to the...
Big Switch unveils long-awaited commercial controller and two major applications, Big Tap and Big Virtual Switch, under an Open SDN moniker.
Is the acquisition of Vyatta by Brocade a net win for Brocade? Does Open Source make sense for networking code?
FishNet Security has joined forces with SDNCentral to help ensure security practices are integrated and safeguards will be in place as these technologies increase around the globe.
Brocade buying Vyatta, an open source routing vendor, to further its software-defined networking & network virtualization strategy.
Goldman Sachs' addition to the ONF board signifies big finance's interest in SDN and OpenFlow
While Gigaom has the 'Scoop' on Big Switch's Software-defined networking (SDN) announcement -- only SDNCentral has the inside track about this financing.
Big Switch Networks appoints Jason Matlof (Battery Ventures, NetScreen/Neoteris) as VP of Marketing and Dave Butler (Aruba, VSS Monitoring) as VP of Sales
A busy week in SDN News prompted us to summarize the software-defined networks, network virtualization, and OpenFlow news for the SDNCentral Community.
IBM gave SDNCentral a preview into their SDN strategies this week, including announcing the release of IBM's SDN Controller Programable Network Controller
Learn about ConteXtream's new release of Grid software, a network virtualization solution that will bring SDN to wireless service providers.
Arista expands their management team by hiring former Sun executive Michael Lehman CFO in preparation for an IPO. Read more at SDNCentral.com
We've learned that Tom Black, the executive leading Cisco's network virtualization, software-defined networking (SDN) and OpenFlow efforts has joined Arista