Juniper strikes IBM partnership to spread SDN controller

Another major networking vendor has brought a software defined network controller to market, a crucial part of creating SDNs. Juniper...

September 16th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Will SDN kill command-line interface?

As far back as the 1980s network engineers have relied on command-line interface (CLI) to configure, manage and fix anything...

September 3rd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Cisco execs face the press

ORLANDO -- Cisco Systems Inc. executives admitted in a panel discussion with international journalists that they could have handled the...

June 25th, 2013 Dave Webb

Thin switch coming for software defined networks

Thin switch coming for software defined networks

The fledgling software-defined networking movement has always carried the possibility that it could seriously damage large switch manufacturers through its...

March 26th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Mellanox joins SDN switch race

Mellanox joins SDN switch race

A maker of interconnect solutions for data centre servers and storage systems has announced silicon it says is optimized for software-defined networks. Mellanox...

October 15th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Internet2 readies 100G OpenFlow SDN for Big Data

Internet2 readies 100G OpenFlow SDN for Big Data

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Internet2, the high-speed U.S. educational research network, is nearing completion of its OpenFlow-enabled 100G Ethernet software-defined network...

July 9th, 2012 Jim Duffy

Extreme Networks next up with SDN strategy

Extreme Networks next up with SDN strategy

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Extreme Networks threw its hat into the software defined networking ring this week by disclosing its programmability...

June 29th, 2012 Jim Duffy

Cisco SDN strategy embraces all approaches

Cisco SDN strategy embraces all approaches

SAN FRANCISCO – Cisco Systems Inc. is known for sometimes going its own way in technology. It is doing it...

June 13th, 2012 Howard Solomon

How Google’s OpenFlow backbone works

How Google’s OpenFlow backbone works

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Google, an early backer of software-defined networking and OpenFlow, shared some details at the recent Open Networking...

June 9th, 2012 John Dix