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Blueprint for Architecting a Software-Defined Network

Published: 29 October 2014

ID: G00263911

Analyst(s): Simon Richard

Summary

Deploying SDN-based network overlay architectures can increase network agility and security as well as reduce long-term vendor hardware lock-in by implementing network virtualization. This Blueprint identifies key integration points and best practices for successful SDN deployment.

Table Of Contents

Blueprint Diagram

Architectural Steps

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