New Technology Needs Networking
Technologies that are set to change the world are starting to emerge. What does this mean for networking? Mike McBride shares his thoughts. Last month, alongside 175,000 of my closest friends, I
Why I Network: Mike McBride
Mike McBride, Senior Director of Innovation & Technology Strategy at Huawei, shares how a friend got him hooked on networking. I network because of Joe. Joe was a colleague of mine at Apple
The State of OpenFlow
Timon Sloane recaps SDxCentral’s special report on the state of OpenFlow and SDN. Over the last seven years, OpenFlow has proved to be a catalyst in driving the widespread adoption of SDN. In
Wireless Transport PoC – Part 3
ONF’s Open Transport Working Group completes its third PoC in one year. Over the past year, we have been working on various Proof of Concept events (PoC’s) to continue the advancement of the
A Healthy Dose of SDN
The digital world is transforming healthcare, and SDN is proving to be just what the doctor ordered. Over the past decade, healthcare has undergone significant change by digitizing every aspect o
Break-in VS Walk-in
Sandra Scott-Hayward addresses SDN security concerns, in response to The Register. We have billboard ads in the U.K. warning homeowners to take care of their property by locking windows and doors.
Wireless Transport PoC – Part 2
Alex Stancu provides insight on the completion of ONF’s second wireless transport SDN PoC. We recently completed ONF’s second wireless transport Proof of Concept (PoC) to continue advancing t
WiC: We Can Have It All
Shweta Latawa of NXP Semiconductors shares her thoughts on the Women in Comms event, co-sponsored by ONF during Light Reading’s BCE. I am excited to write about the Women in Comms event that I a
SDNFV Fest. BII Testing.
A recap of the 2016 Spring SDNFV Fest Testing Activity held at the Beijing Internet Institute Global SDN Certified Testing Center. The Beijing Internet Institute (BII) recently co-hosted the 2016
Optical Networks: SDN Vision.
A recap of ONF and OIF's recent SDxCentral webinar about SDN for optical networks. There’s no question about it – SDN is here. However, the industry is now asking how network operators can de
Certify Your SDN Skills
ONF announces the availability of the OCSP Program Associate exam and shares the key skills engineers need to stay competitive. One of the biggest challenges associated with the shift to SDN is
Holiday Shopping With SDN.
Zhihua Yang of Alibaba shares how their network and their customers benefit from SDN during the 11.11 Global Shopping Festival. Alibaba’s 11.11 Global Shopping Festival has seen considerable grow