Software-Defined Networks: On the Road to the Softwarization of Networking

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Software-Defined Networks: On the Road to the Softwarization of Networking

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Posted May 27, 2015 in Business Agility & Software Engineering Excellence, Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies Cutter Business Technology Journal


Traditional computer networks are complex and very hard to manage. To express the desired policies, network operators need to configure each individual network device, one by one, either manually or with the use of low-level scripts. In addition to configuration complexity, network environments have to endure the dynamics of faults and adapt to load changes.