The SDN meetings have definitely kicked up in attendance. At the SDN track that’s part of the Ethernet Summit the crowds and content were both up.
The acquisition of Meraki by Cisco prompts Peter Christy to ask whether the SaaS model makes sense for SDN controllers.
Is the acquisition of Vyatta by Brocade a net win for Brocade? Does Open Source make sense for networking code?
On the one-year anniversary of the Occupy movement, we examine how the decade of work on OpenFlow and Open Networking has changed the industry, or not.
Peter Christy discusses the irony of how the most secretive companies benefit from talking about openness - examples include Apple and Nicira
With the Nicira acquisition closed, new VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger spoke more freely in response to the question during the opening keynote of VMWorld 2012.
Could a network virtualization platform be built like VMware did for compute? We explain why it's unlikely even though there is business value in doing so.
Cisco ONE has 3 main components: OpenFlow support, overlay networking and OnePK. What does it all mean and is it sufficient?