Everyone Loves to Document….Not.
[caption id="attachment_1196" align="alignleft" width="300"] Engineers in China and Engineers in the US look the same--too much coffee, and not enough sleep.[/caption] ONF PlugFest: Day 2 (Indianap
Running Down an SDN Dream
ONF PlugFest: Day 1 (Indianapolis and Beijing) Travelling around the world, they gathered to test, configure, and further improve OpenFlow. To the InCNTRE labs at Indiana University, and to the Be
In the third blog post of the SampleTap series, Andy Pearce addresses the network tapping application’s development process. In the first two parts of this four-part blog series, we described our
Route to IPv6: SDN.
Ixia’s Michael Haugh discusses how SDN can enable the transition to IPv6. I recently spoke at the Global IPv6 Summit and Next Generation Internet Summit in Beijing, China, hosted by the Beiji
Single Point of Failure. Not.
Luxoft’s Ash Bhalgat shares his views on the SDN controller and single point of failure concerns. A central control plane in the OpenFlow® based SDN architecture is sometimes described (inaccu
The SampleTap blog series continues with an explanation of the ONF application, developed by Wiretap Labs’ Andy Pearce. As I mentioned in my last blog post, Wiretap Labs wanted to learn what it w
Around the World With SDN
After two weeks of traveling, Dan Pitt reflects on his SDN experiences in Tokyo, London, and Paris. Each spring, I find that the Open Networking Summit (ONS) is just the beginning of my busy event
Executive Director Dan Pitt celebrates ONF’s third birthday with a look back at organization’s accomplishments. Can you believe it’s been only three years since ONF’s public launch? For
The App. Developed.
In the first post of a four-part series, Andy Pearce, system architect at Wiretap Labs, discusses the initial work behind ONF’s SampleTap application. In late 2013, ONF approached Wiretap Labs wi
ONF on OpFlex
ONF Executive Director Dan Pitt offers his thoughts on OpFlex, openness, and the southbound interface. Many people have approached ONF for feedback on Cisco’s announcement of OpFlex. While some a
Measuring SDN Growth
ONF’s NBI Working Group Chairperson, Sarwar Raza, looks back at the recent ONS event. If one were to apply some kind of timescale to when Software-Defined Networking (SDN) entered into mainstre
ETSI + ONF = SDN4NFV
ONF Executive Director Dan Pitt announces ONF’s collaboration with ETSI and release of the OpenFlow-enabled SDN and NFV solution brief. It may seem like we’ve just talked about the importance