Network virtualization and SDN are finally making VDI viable for the enterprise. Art Cole discusses where it will work best.
Data Center Section
Networking, Private Cloud, and the Heterogeneous Environment
Some networking vendors aim to unify multi-vendor, legacy data center silos into the interoperable environments private cloud requires. Read »
- Working Toward the Wide Area LAN
Increasing reliance on the cloud is making the WAN critical to enterprise connectivity. Vendors are stepping up to deliver LAN-like functionality for the WANs of the future. Read »
- First SDN, Then the Intelligent Network
What are the practical benefits of intelligent networks, and how does network intelligence differ from SDN? Read »
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Japanese vendors come together for cloud network virtualization.
Automation and SDN seem to go hand in hand, but several challenges still need to be solved before automation is automatic in software defined networks.