With the Boron release, the OpenDaylight project appears to be settled, confident, and capable. The next phase of ODL could be a blossoming of network functionality, nurtured by its soil.
The tale of the SDN daymare.
While hanging out at the CloudGenix SD-WAN mixer in Las Vegas last week, one of the CloudGenix folks ran across someone looking for information on the Citrix SD-WAN solution, and routed them my way. The question was whether or not Citrix was worth considering. Is their SD-WAN offering competitive with other offerings on the market that come up more frequently, such as Viptela, Cisco IWAN, CloudGenix, Silver Peak, Velocloud, and Talari?
At that moment, I wasn’t sure. I’ve had so many SD-WAN related briefings and recorded so many podcasts on the topic, that sometimes brand distinctives blur in my mind. So, I went home and did a little homework. Here’s what I found.
Veriflow, which earned an $8.2 million series A investment, aims to prevent network outages by using mathematical validation to ensure that configuration changes won’t violate policy, open holes, or cause availability problems.
Our latest Packet Pushers snapshot survey asked about interest in network disaggregation. Check out the results!