SDN / OpenFlow

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  • 22-05-2020: SDN -- is it still a thing? [Tony B YouTube]

  • 04-05-2020: How to have a visionary SD-WAN strategy. [Network Computing]

  • 10-03-2020: Is SD-WAN 2.0 right around the corner? [No Jitter]

  • 23-12-2019: SD-WAN evolves to solve different use cases. [Network Computing]

  • 21-10-2019: SD-WAN vendor landscape. [ipSpace]

  • 15-10-2019: SD-WAN vs. MPLS: MPLS isn't going anywhere anytime soon. [Network Computing]

  • 28-06-2019: Survey examines WAN transformation and SD-WAN’s impact. [Network Computing]

  • 19-06-2019: Real-life SD-WAN experience. [ipSpace]

  • 06-03-2019: Sampling the many flavors of SD-WAN. [No Jitter]

  • 05-02-2019: SDN ate my hamster. [Lost In Transit]

  • 14-01-2019: Cisco SD-WAN: on-ramp to the cloud. [Network Phil]

  • 17-12-2018: SD-WAN can reduce WAN costs by half. [No Jitter]

  • 30-07-2018: SD-WAN evolution. [Russ White] [CIMI Corp]

  • 17-07-2018: Is everyone missing the SD-WAN boat? [Russ White] [CIMI Corp]

  • 28-06-2018: A successor to OpenFlow? [Russ White] [ECI Telecom]

  • 26-06-2018: Can SD-WANs replace existing WANs? [DC Journal]

  • 25-06-2018: SDN is dead. [Russ White] [ECI Telecom]

  • 16-04-2018: SD-WAN: managing great expectations. [DC Journal]

  • 28-03-2018: SDN hasn’t faded, it's just evolved. [Network Computing]

  • 01-03-2018: Lack of fast convergence in SD-WAN products. [ipSpace]

  • 03-10-2017: Gartner on SDN: time to move on. [Network Computing]

  • 12-09-2017: Lifting the hood on Cisco software defined access. [Packet Mischief]

  • 12-07-2017: Is SD-WAN really simpler? [Russ White] [TechTarget]

  • 19-05-2017: SDN in the enterprise. [Network Computing]

  • 19-05-2017: What the cable operators are planning for NFV and SDN. [GazettaByte]

  • 18-04-2017: Cisco IOS-XR: the buggy XML API. [EtherealMind] [Mircea Ulinic]

  • 18-04-2017: Cisco not serious about network programmability. [EtherealMind] [Fragmentation Needed]

  • 04-04-2017: Google Espresso extends SDN to the public internet. [Google] [Network Computing]

  • 23-03-2017: SDN - the quiet revolution. [Network Computing]

  • 12-01-2017: What's next for OpenFlow? [Network Computing]

  • 15-12-2016: Video: SDN controller running in a VM. [ipSpace, video]

  • 15-12-2016: Looking at OpenFlow. [Russ White] [ECI Telecom]

  • 06-12-2016: Reaction: Openflow and software based switching. [Russ White]

  • 29-11-2016: OpenFlow is dead -- long live OpenFlow. [Networking Nerd]

    • 06-12-2016: Response: On the death of OpenFlow. [ipSpace]

  • 04-11-2016: SDN market: a slow burn. [Network Computing]

  • 14-10-2016: A look back at my 2013 SDN categories. [Packet Pushers]

  • 21-07-2016: Has SDN lived up to the hype? [Russ White] [ECI YouTube]

  • 14-07-2016: Better features added to OpenFlow. [The Register]

  • 11-07-2016: SD-WAN ramping up in the enterprise. [Network Computing]

  • 06-07-2016: Why is every SDN vendor bashing the network engineers? [ipSpace]

  • 17-05-2016: State of the network global survey finds two-thirds of enterprises have deployed SDN. [DC Journal]

  • 07-04-2016: SDN adoption: are we ready to dive in? [Network Computing]

  • 16-03-2016: Table sizes in OpenFlow switches. [ipSpace]

  • 09-03-2016: 10 SDN platform options. [Network Computing]

  • 04-03-2016: SDN & NFV: you need both. [Network Computing]

  • 02-03-2016: SDN: does anybody really know what it is? [Network Computing]

  • 11-02-2016: SDN: benefits and challenges. [Network Computing]

  • 03-02-2016: So what exactly is SDN? [ipSpace]

  • 18-12-2015: Understanding the rise and impact of SDN and NFV. [DC Knowledge]

  • 19-11-2015: How SDN will change they way we connect. [ReadWriteWeb]

  • 09-11-2015: The numerous levels of SDN reality. [ipSpace]

  • 02-11-2015: What about software-assisted networking? [Network Sherpa]

  • 16-09-2015: Why it's hard to deploy SDN-like functionality today. [ipSpace]

  • 16-09-2015: Killer SDN applications: a view in 2015. [IPEngineer]

  • 27-08-2015: Musings on SDN "nerd-knobs". [ipSpace]

  • 26-08-2015: SDN: ONF is moving to "logically centralised control plane". [ipSpace]

  • 17-08-2015: Time to ditch the definition of SDN. [NetworkStatic]

  • 06-08-2015: Telcos' revenge is coming as SDN brings a way to build smart pipes. [The Register]

  • 04-08-2015: SDN: It's living the dream – and just using what you've got. [The Register]

  • 27-07-2015: AT&T: Sorry vendors, SDN is eating your lunch. [The Register]

    • 21-09-2015: Response: SDN is eating vendor's lunch. [ipSpace]

  • 22-06-2015: Increasing dependence on DNS in SDN world. [EtherealMind]

  • 18-05-2015: Where are we with SDN in May 2015? [EtherealMind]

  • 15-05-2015: Better than best effort -- rise of the IXP. [The Open Fabric]

  • 12-05-2015: OpenFlow busts out of the data centre with 15,000-route Pacific test. [The Register]

  • 07-05-2015: SNA was awful - SDN isn't yet. [EtherealMind]

  • 16-03-2015: Facebook makes open source networking a reality. [DC Knowledge]

  • 25-02-2015: Nuage Networks example of WAN orchestration. [EtherealMind]

  • 16-02-2015: Cisco puts elastic in the fabric. [The Register]

  • 16-02-2015: Telco heavyweights pass packets in NFV demo. [The Register]

  • 26-01-2015: 2015 is all about SDN WAN. [EtherealMind]

  • 14-12-2014: Are we ready to let software run the data centre? [The Register]

  • 28-08-2014: The road to software-defined data center. [DC Knowledge]

  • 28-08-2014: Software-defined data centers: what lies ahead? [DC Knowledge]

  • 29-07-2014: Customer intent on SDN adoption is accelerating with 85% adoption by 2016. [EtherealMind]

  • 09-07-2014: SDN started as a customer movement, not a vendor innovation. [EtherealMind]

  • 19-05-2014: OpenFlow support in data center switches. [ipSpace]

  • 15-05-2014: How SDN has changed In 12 months. [EtherealMind]

  • 02-05-2014: No one cares about SDN. [PacketU]

  • 02-04-2014: Google launches Andromeda, a software defined network underlying its cloud. [GigaOM] [The Register]

  • 26-03-2014: Why it's time to wrap brains around software-defined networking. [The Register]

  • 21-03-2014: Real-life OpenFlow deployments? [ipSpace]

  • 17-02-2014: SDN planning underway, survey finds. [Network Computing]

  • 15-02-2014: Why is SDN happening faster than IPv6? [PacketU]

  • 28-01-2014: Cisco pushes SDN into distributed networks. [Network Computing]

  • 17-01-2014: Is it time for SDN 2.0? [Network Computing]

  • 02-01-2014: Focus on SDN tools obscures SDN benefits. [Network Computing]

  • 17-12-2013: Networking 2013: the year of SDN. [Network Computing]

  • 21-11-2013: SDN helps break down barriers to scaling. [Network Computing]

  • 20-11-2013: OpenFlow love-in shows off speed-dating protocol, quick config. [The Register]

  • 12-11-2013: Citylink brings world first SDN-based internet exchange to New Zealand. [Geekzone NZ]

  • 11-11-2013: 2.5 years after OpenFlow debut, the media remains clueless. [ipSpace]

  • 03-10-2013: Boffins offer router deathlist for software-defined network builders. [The Register]

  • 03-10-2013: SDN opportunities and technology debated at Interop. [Network Computing]

  • 25-06-2013: Mobile SDN -- it's a lot closer than you think. [Juniper]

  • 12-06-2013: Response: SDN's casualties. [ipSpace]

  • 06-06-2013: Big Switch quits OEM-led SDN scheme. [The Register]

  • 08-05-2013: Open Compute will begin building network switches. [DC Knowledge]

  • 02-05-2013: Brocade rolls out broad-based SDN strategy. [DC Knowledge]

  • 30-04-2013: HP make a big play in SDN. [WSJ ATD] [DC Knowledge]

  • 18-04-2013: New Intel architectures equip networks for SDN. [DC Knowledge]

  • 18-04-2013: Vint Cerf endorses SDN. [The Register]

  • 08-04-2013: The first glimpse of Open Daylight. [ipSpace] [The Register] [GigaOM]

  • 04-04-2013: Juniper unveils world's most programmable core switch. [Juniper] [DC Knowledge]

  • 12-03-2013: Virtualisation: the next frontier. [DC Knowledge]

  • 21-02-2013: Daylight -- Internet Explorer or Linux of the SDN world? [ipSpace]

  • 12-02-2013: F5 Networks scarfs up LineRate systems for SDN smarts. [The Register]

  • 08-02-2013: Dell launches new switching platform & SDN capabilities. [DC Knowledge]

  • 05-02-2013: Cisco expands SDN, unveils new Nexus switch. [DC Knowledge]

    • 06-02-2013: Nexus 6000 and 40GE -- why do I care? [ipSpace]

  • 03-02-2013: VMware's SDN dilemma: VXLAN or Nicira? [Brad Hedlund]

  • 24-01-2013: NEC launched a virtual OpenFlow switch -- does it matter? [ipSpace]

  • 15-01-2013: Juniper Networks introduces its vision and strategy for SDN. [Juniper] [DC Knowledge]

  • 18-12-2012: SDN technologies bring data centers closer together. [DC Knowledge]

  • 10-12-2012: Pica 8 announces Open SDN architecture. [DC Knowledge]

  • 06-12-2012: Plexxi launches a smarter approach to SDN networking. [DC Knowledge]

  • 28-11-2012: Alcatel-Lucent unveils SDN plans, supports OpenStack. [DC Knowledge] [The Register]

  • 11-11-2012: SDN & OpenFlow -- so far and so future. [EtherealMind]

  • 15-10-2012: Cisco rolls up its own OpenStack distro. [The Register]

  • 15-10-2012: IPv6 first-hop security: ideal OpenFlow use case. [ipSpace]

  • 10-10-2012: Dear $vendor, netconf != SDN. [ipSpace]

  • 27-09-2012: SDN controller northbound API is the crucial missing piece. [ipSpace]

  • 24-09-2012: OpenFlow/SDN: hype, useful tool or panacea? [ipSpace]

  • 13-08-2012: OpenFlow and Ipsilon: nothing new under the sun. [ipSpace]

  • 10-08-2012: IRS -- just what the SDN Goldilocks is looking for? [ipSpace]

  • 02-08-2012: OpenStack/Quantum SDN-based virtual networks with Floodlight. [ipSpace]

  • 29-07-2012: Distributed? Centralised? Both? Cisco blog on OnePK and SDN. [EtherealMind] [Cisco Blog]

  • 19-07-2012: Internet eggheads ready superfast innovation platform. [ReadWriteWeb]

  • 28-06-2012: We need both OpenFlow and NETCONF. [ipSpace]

  • 21-06-2012: Response: using an OpenFlow switch as a programmable patch panel. [EtherealMind]

  • 19-06-2012: Rant: our vendor partners don't have an SDN vision. [EtherealMind]

  • 19-06-2012: Hybrid OpenFlow, the Brocade way. [ipSpace]

  • 14-06-2012: Big Switch and overlay networks. [ipSpace]

  • 13-06-2012: Cisco announces Open Network Environment to unleash application-driven network programmability. [Cisco] [DC Knowledge]

  • Cisco Open Network Environment. [Cisco]

  • Cisco + OpenFlow + OpenStack = ONE software-defined network. [The Register]

  • Roundup: Cisco's approach to SDN. [DC Knowledge]

  • Cisco ONE: more than just OpenFlow/SDN. [ipSpace]

  • 13-06-2012: Juniper's vision for SDN enables network innovation. [Juniper]

  • 24-05-2012: Brocade: yet another SDN strategy. [ipSpace]

  • 18-05-2012: OpenFlow @ Google: brilliant, but not revolutionary. [ipSpace]

  • 09-05-2012: Response: big switch networks -- the value of openness. [EtherealMind]

  • 27-04-2012: Removing Cisco from the equation with SDN. [ExtremeTech]

  • 22-04-2012: Bumper SDN/OpenFlow roundup of links for ONS 2012. [EtherealMind]

  • 09-04-2012: How Google is using OpenFlow to lower its network costs. [GigaOM]

    • 17-04-2012: Google's next OpenFlow challenge: taking SDNs to the consumer. [GigaOM]

  • 18-03-2012: List of OpenFlow software projects. [Network Heresy] [Stanford]

  • 12-03-2012: HP and OpenFlow. [ipSpace]

  • 22-02-2012: NEC + IBM: enterprise OpenFlow you can actually touch. [ipSpace]

  • 20-01-2012: Piston releases private cloud based on OpenStack. [DC Knowledge]

  • 19-01-2012: Big Switch open sources OpenFlow controller. [DC Knowledge]

  • 23-11-2011: OpenStack is overstretched. [The Register]

  • 26-10-2011: For Juniper, OpenFlow is an important step on the path to network programmability. [Juniper] [Juniper]

  • 18-10-2011: What is Nicira really up to? [IOS Hints]

  • 25-07-2011: OpenStack / Quantum / Open vSwitch. [Network Heresy: part 1]

  • 09-06-2011: Speculation: first OpenFlow product from Cisco. [IOS Hints]

  • 02-06-2011: VMware: let's get logical -- the case for OpenFlow network virtualisation (and their failed network plans). [EtherealMind]

  • 27-05-2011: For the record: I am not against OpenFlow. [IOS Hints]

  • 17-05-2011: Incomplete thought: just-in-time QoS. [Brad Hedlund]

  • 29-04-2011: OpenFlow 1.1 in hardware: I was wrong (again). [IOS Hints]

  • 22-03-2011: OpenFlow: the future of Google's network? [DC Knowledge]

  • 22-03-2011: Tech titans back OpenFlow networking standard. [DC Knowledge] [OpenFlow] [ONF]

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