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Luxoft presents at the Ethernet Technology Summit 2014

Ethernet Technology Summit 2014 event was held at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA from April 29th through May 1st, 2014 . In the emerging technologies track of this conference, Luxoft was presented with an opportunity to participate in a panel  that focused on Ethernet and Software Defined Networks. Luxoft’s SDN products director, Ash Bhalgat, presented OpenFlow 1.3 t… Continue Reading →

Luxoft SDN Product Director, Ash Bhalgat, shares his views on the SDN controller and single point of failure concerns

https://www.opennetworking.org/?option=com_wordpress&paged=2&Itemid=316#038;Itemid=316/blog/ A central control plane in the OpenFlow based SDN architecture is sometimes described (inaccurately) as a single point of failure.  Recently, some of the industry players have proposed SDN architectures that would split network control functionality between data plane and contr… Continue Reading →

ODL + ONF: Supporting SDN.

OpenStack for cloud management has been in the spotlight for a while, and rightfully so. While cloud network management is important, in order to build interoperable and multi-vendor software-defined networks, industry and media attention to layers 1-3 of the SDN stack is equally important. As in the OpenStack forum, open source community involvement in the OpenDaylight Project (ODL) and the Open N… Continue Reading →