SDN survey offers snapshot of provider plans and vendor issues

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Providers shop for hardware based on OpenFlow specification

And then there's OpenFlow, the open source project that uses software APIs to enable a centralized controller to provide commands to various switches. Nearly half of the providers surveyed plan to invest in switches based on the OpenFlow specification over the next two years, while 45% will invest in OpenFlow-friendly routers.

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