Vanilla+ Article: The Race to SDN

Posted by Mae Kowalke on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 with No comments

Why are software-defined networks (SDNs) becoming critical to mobile network operators? And what does it take to successfully deploy SDN? Accedian VP of Marketing Scott Sumner takes on this topic in a recent VanillaPlus article covering the drivers behind SDN growth and the factors involved in its deployment. 

Sumner starts off by looking at the primary reasons operators are in the SDN race to begin with, before looking under the hood at what's driving SDN success--not just ambitions. In the process, he explores the problems operators hope to solve with SDN, and elaborates on the two main factors most crucial for successfully implementing and benefitting from a software-defined network.

Read the full article.

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