25 Software-Defined Networking Players To Know


Google's been involved with SDN as an adopter since its earliest manifestations, and at the Open Networking Summit this past month, Google's Urs Holzle, senior vice president of technical infrastructure, said Google had a simple SDN activated as early as the summer of 2011. What's interesting about the software Google developed, Holzle told attendees, was that Google can use its SDN for isolated product testing on its data center network. Google was a founding member of the Open Networking Foundation, and it is also a sponsor of emerging groups like the Open Networking Research Center (ONRC).


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