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SDN: From Theory to Production

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A recent post on Moor Insights & Strategy takes a comprehensive look at the challenges and barriers that software-defined networking will have to pass before it can become a reality at the majority of IT firms.  The categories of these barriers include:

  • Standards
  • Strategies
  • Cost
  • Disruption
  • Lock-In

The article has a nice list of some major SDN Vendors and a snapshot of their progress towards removing these barriers.