25 Software-Defined Networking Players To Know


VMware

The biggest name in virtualization sitting out the SDN movement? Not on your life. VMware has been particularly active around SDN in the last few months, and earlier in April said it would sponsor the Open Networking Research Center, a new organization devoted to SDN technology.

"VMware is not owing to sit back and watch networking equipment become virtualized and not be a player," Robert Germain, vice president of engineering at Hub Technical Services, South Easton, Mass., told CRN this month.