What is your definition of SDN?

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software defined networking
Software-defined networking took center stage at this year’s Interop conference but many IT professionals are still having difficulty with the basic definition before they consider implementation. So that got us thinking: What is your definition of SDN?

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  • Kevin Beaver
    The way I understand it, it's not all that different from cloud computing. It's merely defining, designing, implementing, and managing networks from the perspective of software rather than hardware. A physical decoupling so to speak.
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