• Bringing SDN to Federal Networks: VMware NSX STIG Released

    Scott Hogg  |  September 28, 2016
    When it comes to Software-Defined Networking (SDN) solutions, they are similar to big data in that the volume, variety, and velocity of the SDN solutions are on a high trajectory. However, from the throngs of SDN vendors, VMware NSX just set... Read more
  • One Key Consideration for Choosing an SDN Solution

    Michael Edwards  |  August 3, 2016
    Software-Defined Networking (SDN) isn’t a one-size-fits-all technology. In fact, depending on your business needs, it may or may not be a good fit at this time. However, if you have determined that SDN is right for your organization, the... Read more
  • Is SDN the Right Tool for Your Organization?

    Michael Edwards  |  April 28, 2016
    Everyone loves new technology. Consumers want the latest new and improved smart device and businesses want technologies that can help them achieve a competitive advantage. But, sometimes -- OK, a lot of the time – business owners can get a... Read more
  • GTRI Offers Software Defined Networking (SDN) Webinar Series

    Michael Edwards  |  April 11, 2016
    From a technical standpoint, Software Defined Networking (SDN) is a new approach to data center networking that separates the control plane from the data (forwarding) plane to support virtualization. Using a centralized console, network... Read more
  • Can SDN Switches Replace the Firewall?

    Scott Hogg  |  April 28, 2015
    One of my 2015 technology predictions was that more companies would start to deploy Software Defined Networking (SDN). Although the concept originated in the mid-1990s, SDN is finding an eager audience today as organizations seek a more... Read more
  • Identifying Vulnerabilities in Software Defined Networking (SDN) Layers

    Scott Hogg  |  November 5, 2014
    Software Defined Networking (SDN) is a new way of providing virtualized networking. As with any new technology, potential security vulnerabilities need to be anticipated and addressed as much as possible. Of course, we can only try to... Read more