This was just one of the interesting facts brought out by our recent webinar on virtualised and software defined mobile backhaul networks [which is now available on demand] and was a great excuse for a nice picture of cascading water (Open the floodgates).
But more importantly, this event is illustrative of the vast amount of interest in software defined networking (SDN) at the moment. So here's just a few of the headlines from the last month or so:
Adtran unveils converged access architecture solution
RAD joins Cyan Blue Orbit SDN ecosystem
Transmode announces PCE-based SDN strategy
Virtualized and software-defined backhaul networks—enabling service-rich mobile broadband
A1, Coriant complete field trial using Space Division Multiplexing
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SDN narrows $9.2 bn mobile backhaul gap
SDN could save operators $4 billion in capex by 2017
Procera launches Virtualized PacketLogic solutions
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