Thought Leadership from Pica8®

In the trenches with Steve
Which SDN Camp Are You Going To? | July 7, 2015 | Steve G.
Its summer! And that usually means most people go on vacation and in my house at least, that means we go camping at least once...
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Musings on SDN
How More Services Providers Are Thinking ‘Outside In’ | June 23, 2015 | Calvin C.
June usually signals two things in my household: the end of the school year, and the beginning of the trips to...
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SDN Mythbuster
Demystifying myths in the networking industry | April 17, 2015 | Sudhir M.
Myth – One Vendor Can Answer All Networking Requirements, network vendors for the longest time have enjoyed a monopoly (or duopoly)...
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An SDN Leader's Viewpoint
Playing by the Rules: How many flows do you really need? | August 8, 2013 | James Liao
While OpenFlow serves to optimize the path between source and destination for a specific flow, its challenge today is the limited number of flows that the current ASIC can support...
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Notes from the Architect
First Integrated Open OVS Switch and OpenFlow Controller | December 10, 2012 | David L.
In Matthew Palmer’s blog “vSwitch is the New Battleground. What Every Datacenter Operator Must Know ”,  he made a point that “there is an Open-Source vSwitch, but no ‘Open’ vSwitch”. Matt’s concern is “… What’s different from these (open source) projects and OVS is the core contributions and governmence for OVS is controlled by a single company: Nicira”...
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