IT pros should look for better security, manageability and support but also check whether providers are likely to be acquired or close-up shop.
Stories by Lee Doyle
White-box switches outfitted with independent network operating systems solutions have seen only limited adoption in leading enterprise IT shops.
Software defined networking (SDN) offers significant opportunities and challenges for enterprise IT professionals. SDN has the potential to make networks more flexible, reduce the time to provision the network, improve quality of service, reduce operational costs and make networks more secure.