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Invest Implications: 'State of SDN: If You Think SDN Is the Answer, You're Asking the Wrong Question'

Published: 20 October 2017

ID: G00345484

Analyst(s): Frank Marsala


Software-defined networking drove the transformation of the management model from a box-by-box to a networkwide approach, which has led to a disruption in the data center switching segment. Arista Networks and Juniper Networks have capitalized on this disruption, while Cisco has lost share.

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