Software Defined Networking
ACG’s SDN practice combines three of ACG Research’s leading market syndicated services into one practice. This service covers strategy and vision related to SDN and market sizing, use cases and business case analysis. Software Defined Networking is a new approach to architecting networking equipment that fundamentally changes the way we design and build networks. Software Defined Networking separates the control plane from the data plane in network switches and routers. The control plane is implemented in software on servers separate from the network equipment and the data plane is implemented in network equipment. OpenFlow is the leading API offered in the SDN architecture.The ACG syndicated and consulting services cover: Market analysis, SDN education, business case modeling, architectures, and recommendations.