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Explore the emerging definitions, protocols, and standards for SDN—software-defined, software-driven, programmable networks—with this comprehensive guide. Two senior network engineers show you what’s required for building networks that use software for bi-directional communication between applications and the underlying network infrastructure.

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On Jan 13 Eric Chou wrote: A Great Overview of Everything SDN
Overall, I believe the book has done an excellent job covering most of the Software Defined Networking topics, perhaps sacrificing depth in terms of the breadth of topic coverage. I think the authors would be the first to agree that it is an impossible task to do both, therefore they made a choice to cover most topics without drilling too deep into them. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar4.0

On Oct 19 Charles Bess wrote: SDN: Software Defined Networks
I found the material in the book to be a useful orientation to the current state of the SDN market as well as develop a contextual understanding of the flexibility provided and the approaches needed to build value through an SDN. One point made clear through reading the material is that one of the key benefits is flexibility. You’ll only internalize what that means to your organization through experimentation and using SDN. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar4.0

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